Memorial Day Pennsylvania has an unconfirmed claim to have been the site of the first “official” Memorial Day celebration in 1864. But in reality, various community “decoration days” before then had long-standing traditions of honoring local fallen soldiers. Regardless, with Valley Forge and Montgomery County containing hallowed ground, it’s no wonder that Memorial Day takes […]
The Spring Mill Farmers’ Market is opening its first season in 2015. The market is being held on Sundays from 10:00 a.m to 2:00 p.m. between May 17th and the end of October at the corner of East Hector and Lee Streets in the Conshohocken section of Whitemarsh Township. It is minutes from Lafayette Hill, […]
You may drive by it every day on the way to work, pick up or drop off children for after-school athletics, or you may be on your way to a yoga class or dinner in a nearby restaurant. But have you ever really stopped long enough to ask yourself, “What exactly is a ‘watershed,’ and […]
Biking season is here! If you enjoy biking, you might want to do a test run of the Philadelphia International Cycling Classic race course. It’s a 12.3 mile race along scenic Kelly Drive with views of the Schuylkill River and city skyline. Here is a PDF download of the race course map. The official race starts on Sunday, […]
Good news on the horizon – the construction of the new sales office is almost complete! Here is a photo of the site from last weekend. To visit our current sales office go to 1511 Bethlehem Pike in Flourtown or call us at 215-233-5600.
MAY 14th – Night Market Philadelphia: South Street West For those with a voracious appetite for newfangled food ideas, check out yet another food truck festival. There will be live music, neighborhood socializing, and lots of great food to try. MAY 16th – 17th – South 9th Street Italian Market Festival Stroll along South 9th […]
Colonial School District (CSD) students dominated the Pennsylvania Technology Student Association (TSA) competition from April 15-18 at the Seven Springs Resort in Champion, Pa. Colonial TSA was successful in qualifying 41 students for the TSA National Conference and earning 15 trophies, including six first place awards. The six first place finishes doubled Colonial’s previous best […]
Live life in the fast lane… Whether you’re a beginner or a pro, running is a wonderful sport enjoyed by many. Montgomery County has some of the most scenic running trails around, and plenty of 5K races. For a complete list, visit the 2015 Guide to 5k’s.
Montgomery County is bustling with activity during the spring and summer months. It has some of the area’s finest hiking and biking trails, golf courses, waterways, parks, dining, and more! Here are some activities to plan your next outdoor adventure! Grab your paddle, and hit the water! Explore historic Boathouse Row along the Schuylkill River, while taking in 360 […]
Food trucks whip up some of the tastiest, gourmet dishes daily to hungry customers all around Philadelphia. EATS Philly is a celebration of the great street food tradition, local wine and beer, and inventive chefs. Discover great food, fun and festivities on Cinco de Mayo – Tuesday, May 5th from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. The event […]