5 Reasons to Rediscover Your Local Library This Summer

2019-06-11T23:09:51-04:00

By Betsy Natter School’s out, summer is here and MontCo’s libraries are ready to go. With lots of summer reading list programs chock full of prizes, your local library is a great resource for summer free time. But don’t think the library is just about books for the beach or kid’s reading lists. Check out [...]

5 Reasons to Rediscover Your Local Library This Summer2019-06-11T23:09:51-04:00

MontCo Happening’s Weekend Picks: June 7 – June 9

2019-06-04T16:10:40-04:00

First Friday, June Fete Fair and more! Here are our picks for fun things to do in Montgomery County this weekend. And remember to check out our 2019 Summer Guide for ideas all summer long. Skippack Village First Friday Nights When: First Friday of each month from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Where: Skippack Village [...]

MontCo Happening’s Weekend Picks: June 7 – June 92019-06-04T16:10:40-04:00

MontCo Happening’s Weekend Picks: May 17 – May 19

2019-05-14T11:27:35-04:00

Festivals, wine, cars, shows and more! Here are our picks for things to do in MontCo this weekend. You can find more spring events by clicking here, or visit our Event Calendar. Broadway Wishes When: Friday and Saturday, May 17 and 18 at 7:30 p.m. Where: La Salle College High School, 8605 Cheltenham Avenue, Wyndmoor [...]

MontCo Happening’s Weekend Picks: May 17 – May 192019-05-14T11:27:35-04:00

MontCo Happening’s Weekend Picks: February 8 – February 10

2019-02-05T12:17:31-04:00

What're you doing this weekend? Here are our picks for fun events in Montgomery County from February 8 through February 10. You can always find even more events by visiting our calendar. And if you'd like to get an early start on those Valentine's Day dates, we have some ideas for you here. Lansdale Restaurant [...]

MontCo Happening’s Weekend Picks: February 8 – February 102019-02-05T12:17:31-04:00

Ambler Resident Honored at Eagles Game for Incredible Work in Community

2018-09-29T14:14:13-04:00

  Anne Keenan, of Ambler, PA, joined by her son Joshua Keenan, was recognized by Santander Bank and the Philadelphia Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field on Thursday, September 6 as an honoree in the ‘Santander Community Quarterback’ program. Congrats to Ambler's own Anne Keenan. She was recognized for her incredible work in the [...]

Ambler Resident Honored at Eagles Game for Incredible Work in Community2018-09-29T14:14:13-04:00

OMG these Pretzels are a Family Affair

2018-08-25T16:39:23-04:00

by Betsy Natter Some folks dream of travel, gardening or simply taking it easy during their retirement years, but one MontCo resident started her own business. After seven years of providing “ridiculously delicious” snack pretzels to her family and friends, Lynn Kriebel finally took their advice and started selling her snacks to the public. She [...]

OMG these Pretzels are a Family Affair2018-08-25T16:39:23-04:00

3 Arts and Craft Festivals for Late Summer Fun

2018-08-25T16:51:51-04:00

by Betsy Natter Buyers browse for unique gifts at the Craft Marketplace at Pennypacker Mills Summer vacations are over, kids are heading back to school, but the weather is still great for getting out in MontCo for weekend fun. September is a great time to check out one of these annual craft and [...]

3 Arts and Craft Festivals for Late Summer Fun2018-08-25T16:51:51-04:00

Montgomery County Announces 2017 Campaign Sign Recycling Program

2017-11-01T13:10:04-04:00

Campaign signs are popping up around Montgomery County reminding residents to cast their votes on Nov. 7. After the excitement of Election Day, what happens to all of those signs? In Montgomery County, they can be recycled. As opposed to disposing of campaign signs in the trash, recycling puts the metal, cardboard, and plastic back into [...]

Montgomery County Announces 2017 Campaign Sign Recycling Program2017-11-01T13:10:04-04:00

First Annual Lights of Hope Event to Raise Awareness of Substance Use Disorders

2017-09-05T14:13:26-04:00

The Montgomery County Office of Drug and Alcohol is hosting its first Annual Lights of Hope community recovery event to remember loved ones lost to addiction and celebrate those in recovery.  This luminaria event provides the opportunity to raise awareness about prevention, treatment, case management, and recovery support services in the area. There will be [...]

First Annual Lights of Hope Event to Raise Awareness of Substance Use Disorders2017-09-05T14:13:26-04:00

Montgomery County Named One of the Happiest in the Country

2017-07-24T15:13:12-04:00

The United Nations released the 2017 World Happiness Report, with the U.S. ranking 14th on the list that considered 155 nations. Montgomery County, PA came in at #25. SmartAssets calculated the results among 980 counties using eight metrics of equal weight. Metrics includes average life expectancy, the percentage of the population receiving the recommended weekly exercise, personal [...]

Montgomery County Named One of the Happiest in the Country2017-07-24T15:13:12-04:00