Holiday House Tours 2017


By Betsy Natter Looking for some inspiration for your home decorating this holiday? Take a break from the bustle of the season and consider one of Montgomery County’s holiday house tours through the many historic and unique homes beautifully decorated in lights and holiday greenery. Many of these tours are annual events that support ongoing [...]

Holiday House Tours 20172017-11-29T09:24:07+00:00

Holiday House Tour in Historic Trappe


Get in the holiday spirit with a tour of eight private homes, historic houses, and churches along the Main Street corridor. It's all happening on Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017 between noon and 4 p.m. Stops include: Grange Hall, with a display of Swedish Christmas decorations Speaker's House, where the new corner fireplaces will be lit [...]

Holiday House Tour in Historic Trappe2017-11-20T12:03:29+00:00

Top Agent: Marina Zaspel, Re/Max Action


Re/Max Action 20 Limekiln Pike Glenside, PA 19038 [email protected] Marina Zaspel and her team are the epitome of "Power House" Realtors -- she does whatever it takes to help her clients achieve their goals! If you're looking to sell a house then you'll want to work with an agent who has a track [...]

Top Agent: Marina Zaspel, Re/Max Action2017-12-11T10:49:08+00:00

Montco Offers Event and New Guidebook Focused on Townhouse Design


The Montgomery County Planning Commission invites the public to attend Building Better Townhouse Communities on Wednesday, Oct. 25, from 4 to 6 p.m. in the Upper Dublin Township building, 801 Loch Alsh Ave., Fort Washington. This informative event will focus on how careful attention to site planning, design, and architecture is needed to ensure successful townhouse projects. It [...]

Montco Offers Event and New Guidebook Focused on Townhouse Design2017-10-23T14:26:54+00:00

 First Exhaustive Treatise on Barns in Southeastern Pennsylvania


A new book celebrating the beautiful barns of Southeastern Pennsylvania is hitting the shelves. The Historic Barns of Southeastern Pennsylvania: Architecture & Preservation, Built 1750–1900 by Gregory D. Huber features barn design, construction, dating, and use of barns with a diversity of architectural forms. For anyone who has ever admired a barn on an old country lane, [...]

 First Exhaustive Treatise on Barns in Southeastern Pennsylvania2017-08-01T18:43:31+00:00

DIY Network Casting for Stone House Revival


DIY Network is searching for current or soon-to-be owners of historic, stone homes in Bucks, Montgomery, Delaware and Chester County, Pennsylvania. A home renovation show is now casting outgoing and fun homeownerswho have a historic, stone house that is in need of some restoration work in a few rooms. For example, do you have a [...]

DIY Network Casting for Stone House Revival2017-07-26T13:18:51+00:00

Recycling Events Keep MontCo Green


By Betsy Natter Sat. April 22 is Earth Day 2017 and while many organizations sponsor special educational events and project days, recycling and care of the environment is a year-round task. Montgomery County residents can do their part by participating in a variety of recycling programs over the next several months. County sponsored events will [...]

Recycling Events Keep MontCo Green2017-04-18T13:27:39+00:00

Green Lane Park Hosts “Earth Day Workday in the Park”


Montgomery County’s Green Lane Park will host an “Earth Day Workday” program in the park on Saturday, April 22nd from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Join staff as we celebrate Earth Day with a day of service in the park. We will continue our ongoing battle to eliminate invasive plants from along the Perkiomen Trail. [...]

Green Lane Park Hosts “Earth Day Workday in the Park”2017-04-06T16:13:03+00:00

Eat Well in 2017


By Betsy Natter It seems that every January people evaluate their relationship with food. Weight loss centers and fitness clubs run sign-up specials. Calorie counting apps get downloaded to phones and grocery stores have reduced prices on Special K and other low calorie food options. Some people want to lose weight, but others simply vow [...]

Eat Well in 20172017-01-11T11:26:54+00:00