Conshy Courier… please take a minute to read

Conshy Courier, Please take a minute to read 5/16/2018 by Brian Coll     By now, you may have heard the news of the Conshy Courier. If you haven’t, the Norristown Times Herald and Morethanthecurve both covered it and we try to stick with good news here, so we won’t be ...

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Is the Borough Taking Over a Public Street for Private Parking?

Is the Borough Taking Over a Public Street for Private Parking? 5/16/2018 by Brian Coll     We’ve been around long enough and have seen enough in this borough….. one thing we haven’t seen too much of, if any is the borough limiting when people can park on a public ...

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First Ted’s Place Closed, Now Keystone Pizza in West Conshy?

First Ted’s Place Closed, Now Keystone Pizza in West Conshy? 5/15/2018 by Brian Coll   I’ve been hoping not to have to write this…. but every time I call Keystone for the past month or so it has been closed. For the past 3 weeks there has been a message on the answering ...

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Celebrating with Marah – Twenty Years Later By Jack Coll

CELEBRATING WITH MARAH TWENTY YEARS LATER By Jack Coll 5-8-18      So my son Brian told me a week ago that he had scored two tickets to see Marah, (playing on May 4, 2018) a band that includes a couple of Conshohocken brothers Serge and Dave Bielanko.  The brothers cut their teeth in the music ...

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Fifty Years Ago Conshohocken – By Jack Coll

Fifty Years Ago CONSHOHOCKEN Well, It Wasn’t So Great By Jack Coll       The 1960’s were tough times along lower Fayette Street. This photograph shown above was 44-48 Fayette Street and was once the home of James P. Meaney Radio’s and John Fogerty’s Grocery ...

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You Can Help Save Abolition Hall

You Can Help Save Abolition Hall 5/3/2018 by Brian Coll       It feels like this has been a hot topic for a few years now and rightly so. We have so much history right in our backyard and over the years we have lost some of it. Some to nature, some of it... Read More

Restaurant Rally – May 20th. What a FUN TIME.

Ambucs and Love Conshy Restaurant Rally – May 20th. What a FUN TIME. 5/3/2018 by Brian Coll     As someone who has been to this event over the years I can not tell you how fun it is, words don’t do it justice. This event was the brainchild of Vince and Debbie Flocco ...

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Conshohocken – A Century Ago By Jack Coll

CONSHOHOCKEN—A CENTURY AGO By Jack Coll      It was springtime in Conshohocken, the year was 1918, a hundred years ago. Trolley cars rumbled up-and-down the picturesque tree-lined Fayette Street.  Trolley passengers admired the many mansions they rode past.  There were the Lukens mansions, the ...

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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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