A Whole New Conshohocken – One house at a time

By: Jack Coll Like the rest of us I drive around the borough knocking out my daily chores and it seems to me that construction is never ending, and that’s a good thing, unless it’s in front of your house.  I always take note of houses being demolished, thinking of the many families who have... ...

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Conshystuff has a new website!

Conshystuff.com has a new look!!!!! We started this website at the start of the year and it has grown beyond our belief. Thank you for checking us out on Facebook and finding this site. Over a month ago we knew that we wanted a new look, and more to offer to the reader. We wanted... Read More

Finally, Soap Box Derby Greatness

Finally, Soap Box Derby Greatness By Jack Coll August 9, 2013      Conshohocken was introduced to soap box gravity racing cars back in 1938 when Walt Cherry claimed the Conshohocken championship on Spring Mill Avenue in front of 5,000 spectators.  In 1952 Conshohocken became affiliated with the ...

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2013 Parade of Soap Box Derby Champions

Here are a few pictures from the parade tonight (8/5/2013).  Check back later this week for a new story.

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2013 Soap Box Derby Parade of Champions

On Monday, August 5th, Conshohocken is having a parade!!!!  Please be on Fayette Street between Washies and EF Moore at 7:00 p.m. to cheer on our Soap Box Derby Champions. Vinny Orler, Lauren Burkert, 5th Place Rally Super Stock, Natalie Burkert and the 2013 Rally Stock World Champion Erin ...

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Conshohocken Free Library – Mural

The Conshohocken Free Library is in the middle of a fundraiser.  There is a mural being painted and you can have your family name painted onto a book for just $25.00.  Stop by the library today.  This also makes a nice gift for the young reader in your family.

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Memories of the Riant Theatre

Memories of the Riant Theatre  By Jack Coll July 23, 2013       Trivia Question:  How many Movies Houses have been located in Conshohocken since the borough incorporated back in 1850?  Answer a little later on.       Donna and I visited the Hiway Theatre located at 212 Old York Road in ...

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New Website coming soon 7-23-13

Conshystuff.com has a new look coming very soon. We handed over the site to a top notch designer to give our website an overhaul and what a job they did. Knucklehead Productions has been working on the site for over a month now and they gave us a preview the other day and we were... Read More

Beat The Heat Old School Style

By Jack Coll Thursday July 18, 2013 98 degrees with a heat factor of blah-blah-blah With temperatures reaching into the upper 90’s over the past week one might harken back to childhood days when heat simply led us to area water holes.  I wasn’t part of the Swim Club crowd, you ...

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Thank you

This is just a quick thank you to everyone who has been visiting the site. We are working on creating a new website. This new website will have more photo content, we are working on creating more “throwback stories” and keeping up to date with all that this great borough has to ...

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