Talkin’ Music with Jack – Remembering the Latin Casino & the Valley Forge Music Fair

Remembering the Latin Casino and the Valley Forge Music Fair By Jack Coll      Donna and I traveled up Route 202 a few weeks back into New Hope to take in a matinee play at the Bucks County Playhouse.  “The Tale of The Allergist’s Wife” was on stage starring Marsha Mason, Marilu Henner, and ...

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Bridge to Ridge Run to benefit the building of the 9/11 Monument

                      Conshohocken Bridge to Ridge Run This run is to benefit the building of The September 11th Memorial Monument October 19th, 2013 10:00   Race Purpose:     Money raised this year will go towards building the September 11th Memorial Monument at Washington Fire Company #1.     ...

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Something for everyone this past weekend

Young or old, new in town, or been here for awhile there was something going on this weekend that probably interested you. Restaurant week was wrapping up, and the places that I went to were wonderful. I hope some of you got to try something new. As much as I like to cook at home,... Read More

Big Weekend ahead

I’m not sure what I’m most excited about this weekend……Of course there is the Funfest on Saturday, a ton of yard sales around the area, a flea market at 8th and Fayette for the Fritz Lodge. On Sunday Fayette Street will become the site of an outdoor mass at Saint ...

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Talkin’ Football 9/17/2013

Talkin’ Football By Jack Coll 9-17-13       A few weeks back Donna and I woke up to one of those rare summer Sundays, a beautiful day with nothing to do.  This summer situation called out for a road trip so we spun our imaginary wheel that covers Pennsylvania and nearby states and the arrow ...

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Funfest 9-21-13

The 21st Funfest will take place on September 21st. If you’ve been around for awhile, you know about this event, if you are new in town, you need to check this out. It is one of the great things about this small borough. Not just the event, but the chance to go hang out with... Read More

One year ago we lost Officer Brad Fox

Where to start? As I pulled up to take this picture yesterday I got talking to a Plymouth Township worker who was touching up the site. We didn’t know each other, but once we got talking we realized we have some mutual friends. I had rode my bike by this site many times before, the... Read More

Talkin’ Music with Jack

Talkin’ Radio By Jack Coll      As my memory goes, I can remember listening to music on the radio going back to at least 1961, (I can remember listening to Phillies games in the late 1950’s) I know this because my parents would listen to 610 WIP back when they played music and had news... Read More

Sounds of September

Although it’s not quite fall…there are certain things in the air that make it feel that way. Today it is close to 90, but the sounds are closer to fall. You have kids crossing Fayette Street to go to school in the morning, the crossing guards yelling at people to drive slower. In ...

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One Conshy

We’re not looking to start a fight or anything…….BUT….. we constantly hear about NEW Conshy this or OLD Conshy that, how about ONE CONSHY? We are all here for one reason or another. Some of us grew up here and really didn’t have a choice in the matter. Some of us ...

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