We Need a Speed Limit Sign on Lower Fayette Street

We Need a Speed Limit Sign on Lower Fayette Street 4/27/2018 by Brian Coll       Yesterday, I took a walk up Fayette Street from the bridge looking for the first 25 Mile Per Hour Speed Limit Sign. I didn’t find one until almost 4th Avenue. In my opinion, that is too far ...

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People of Conshohocken – Maura Manzo

People of Conshohocken – Maura Manzo 4/27/2018 by Brian Coll     This is part of our People of Conshohocken series… We have close to 10,000 people in our borough, add in the residents of West Conshohocken, Plymouth, Whitemarsh and Lafayette Hill and we have a large community. ...

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Are the Restaurant Rumors True in Conshohocken? A New El Limon?

Are the Restaurant Rumors True in Conshohocken? A New El Limon? 4/26/2018 by Brian Coll     We have heard from a few people that El Limon (well, the owners of El Limon) bought the old Ted’s Pizza Place….. now, we don’t know if they are moving the existing El Limon, ...

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Conshohocken Movie Houses By Jack Coll

CONSHOHOCKEN MOVIE HOUSES During a Seventy Year Span, There Were Six Movie Houses in the Borough By Jack Coll (This information was taken from the book, “Tales of Conshohocken and Beyond) Written by Jack and Brian Coll      Mention Conshohocken Movie Houses or Theatres and most residents of age ...

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Fight ALS – Thursday at Gypsy

Fight ALS – Thursday at Gypsy 4/24/2018 by Brian Coll     My parents had their first dinner at Gypsy Saloon in West Conshohocken the other night. I don’t think my dad has been there since it was McGuire’s back in the day and I’m not sure my mom was ever there. ...

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Noah’s River Boat Cafe – Club Rio (wouldn’t it be nice today?)

Noah’s River Boat Café – Club Rio (Wouldn’t it be nice today?) 4/13/2018 by Brian Coll         It’s one of those days where you just want to be outside! We were having a long conversation with a friend about the old Club Rio….right on the river. ...

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New Business! Scrub A Pup Pup

Scrub A Pup Pup by Jackie Coll Over last summer there was a little bit of buzz at the Dog Park down by the river that a new business was coming to Conshohocken.  What kind of business?  What will they be doing?  What services?  A Dog Grooming Salon coming right here to the 19428!  This... Read More

Saint Mary’s WOW! Great News out of Conshohocken!

Saint Mary’s WOW! Great News out of Conshohocken! 4/9/2018 by Brian Coll   We heard the whispers that there would be news coming soon in regards to Saint Mary’s church here in Conshohocken. Of course we hoped for the best news, but honestly, with the way things have went in ...

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Remembering the Conshohocken Hullabaloo By Jack Coll

REMEMBERING THE CONSHOHOCKEN HULLABALOO By Jack Coll April 10, 2018 The following is an excerpt taken from the book, “Conshohocken & West Conshohocken-People, Places and Stories” Volume One.  The Book is sold out with about a dozen copies of Volume Two remaining for sale at Coll’s Custom ...

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Remembering Grand Openings By Jack Coll

  REMEMBERING GRAND OPENINGS They Really Were Grand Back Then! By Jack Coll   There was a time in this tight-knit community when everybody knew everything about everybody, and I mention that in a good way.  Residents in up-town and downtown knew what was going in in the shopping ...

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