Family Fun Guide

There's always something fun to do with the family in the Greater Philadelphia Region! Discover awesome things to do around town in the Happening Family Fun Guide: Peddler's Village & Giggleberry Fair Route 263 Lahaska, Bucks County, PA Peddler’s Village is home to Giggleberry Fair, Bucks County’s favorite indoor play scape for family fun, great times [...]

#HappeningKids: Abington Senior High School Chess Teams Ranked #2 and #7 in the U.S.

  Last night the Abington School District School Board honored Abington Senior High School’s Chess Team that competed at the United States Chess Federation’s Super Nationals competition last month – the largest recorded chess tournament in the history of chess with 5,500 players competing from around the country. In the u1200 section, Abington’s team of [...]

Cruising in Montgomery and Berks Counties

Montgomery and Berks Counties have been central to the car industry for decades, employing residents of the cities and surrounding small towns. Pottstown first came to be known as the cruising capital of the East Coast in the 1950s and held on to the title for many years. In the 1960s, hundreds would line the [...]

Take Your Family on the MontCo Trail Challenge

By Betsy Natter Three Montgomery County agencies have partnered to sponsor the 2nd annual Montgomery County Trail Challenge, an outdoor initiative to encourage residents to get outdoors and explore the community via the county’s vast network of trails and parks. The County Health Department in cooperation with the County Planning Commission (MCPC), and the Parks, [...]

Abington Junior High School Chorus Sings National Anthem at Phillies Game

  This week the chorus at Abington Junior High School, directed by Mrs. Mindy Walker, sang the National Anthem prior to the Phillies game. The chorus auditioned in 2006 for the inaugural season at Citizens Bank Park via video and were selected to sing.  The chorus sang several years in a row and was selected [...]

Fishing Fun for Kids

By Betsy Natter The beginning of April marked the official opening of fishing season in Montgomery County. Many waterways are stocked and ready to go for eager fishermen. As the season kicks off, kids can also get in on the fun with free programs and derbies where they can practice their angling skills and have [...]

28th Annual NarbEarth Day

Calling all who want to celebrate and save our dear Earth! The 28th annual NarbEarth Day will be held on Saturday April 22nd, from noon to 4 p.m.  Come connect with the EPA, Clean Air Council and Citizens Climate Lobby, as well as local groups such as GMO Free PA, Providence Animal Center and Roughwood Seed Collection. Walk over or ride [...]

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. [...]

2017 Montgomery County Easter Celebrations

By Betsy Natter Easter celebrations are some of the most anticipated activities of spring as weather warms, flowers begin to bloom and the earth springs back to life. In preparation for the season, local churches and parks are hosting a wide variety of activities including craft activities, egg hunts and religious observances. Check out the [...]