Lenny Wasmanski – Rest Easy old Friend

        Lenny Wasmanski He never really left Conshohocken By Jack Coll           Damn It! I really hate writing these articles, Lenny Wasmanski passed away earlier this month, it didn’t come as a surprise, we knew cancer was making its way through ...

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Rock & Roll Concert Photographer Tom Collins at Coll’s Custom Framing

        ROCK & ROLL CONCERT PHOTOGRAPHER TOM COLLINS AT COLL’S CUSTOM FRAMING by Jack Coll Concert Photographer Thomas Collins has spent nearly 25 years working in and around the music industry. In the last 15 years, Tom has been an accomplished concert photographer for ...

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Talkin Music – The TV Commercials

TALKIN MUSIC Have You Listened To The TV Commercials Lately It’s Like Going To A Concert Every Night Well This Note’s For You By Jack Coll 9-28-18     Coll’s Custom Framing closes at 5:30 through the week, (except on Thursdays when we close at 7:00.) Following a well cooked dinner I ...

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Emidio Cardamone was The Man – Cardamone Established Conshohocken Little League

          EMIDIO CARDAMONE WAS THE MAN CARDAMONE ESTABLISHED CONSHOHOCKEN LITTLE LEAGUE By Jack Coll 8-23-18     My wife Donna and son Brian were quick to point out to me a photograph posted on Facebook about two weeks ago. A photograph run by CONSHYSTUFF.com ...

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Front Street in West Conshohocken (Recalling the Gas Explosions in 1931, 1947 and 1971)

  FRONT STREET IN WEST CONSHOHOCKEN Recalling The Gas Explosions In 1931, 1947, And 1971. By Jack Coll 8-10-18       I have a tendency to travel to Upper Merion Township quite frequently for business or to visit family and friends. (I know, most people call it King of ...

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Jack Coll’s Talkin’ Music

Jack Coll’s Talkin’ Music TALKIN MUSIC A MOTOWN REVUE By Jack Coll 7-31-2018     Certainly you remember the Motown hits, “My Girl,” “I Heard it Through the Grapevine,” and “Dancing in the Street.” The music was a driving, foot-tapping, hit-the-dance-floor sound provided by ...

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This is Not a Story, Just Random Thoughts and a Little Reminiscing

          This Is Not A Story Random Thoughts And A Little Reminiscing By Jack Coll 7-15-18     It’s a stormy July Sunday morning, a steady rain has been falling for about an hour now and I’m sitting in my office feeling a little nostalgic and running some ...

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            SOAP BOX DERBY INTERNATIONAL RACE IN AKRON OHIO WINNERS AND CHEATERS By Jack Coll July 2, 2018       Six or seven years ago Chris Nasielski, (who had a second place finish in the Conshohocken Soap Box Derby race in 1979, Phyllis ...

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Talkin Music… We just keep on Talkin By Jack Coll

TALKIN MUSIC WE JUST KEEP-ON TALKIN CAUSE IT’S FUN By Jack Coll 6-11-18      Hey, thanks for the nice comments on my TALKIN MUSIC column a week or so ago, many of you out there seemed to enjoy it so I figured why not run a second version of 1960’s pop tunes with a little... Read More

Talkin Music with Jack – Let’s Talk about the Music of the 60’s

TALKIN MUSIC It’s Been Awhile By Jack Coll May 30, 2018 Let’s Talk About the Music of the 1960’s, And Take a Little Quiz Along the Way.      Well it’s been a while since I wrote about music.  Music is and has been a big part of my life.  When I hear a song from my childhood, like... Read More