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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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

First Day, Last Day

First Day, Last Day 9-6-13 By Jack Coll      I know the calendar doesn’t agree with me, but in my world the first day of school has always been the last day of summer.  There’s something happy and something sad about that first day of school and I’m sure anyone within my age range will... Read More

Montgomery County Community College Celebrates 50 Years

Montgomery County Community College Celebrates 50 Years By Jack Coll 9-5-13      It’s hard to believe that Montgomery County Community College is celebrating 50 years of service to the Montgomery County residents.  A long forgotten fact too many of Conshohocken’s residents, is that MCCC started ...

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Talkin’ Music 9/4/2013

 Talkin’ Music with Jack 9-4-13           So I’m riding in my van, riding along, riding along, riding along, you know how that goes, station to station just singing along with whatever tickles my vocal chords.  So I’m on the oldies station and I hear that little organ chirping away, ...

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PW Football opening week

A blocked punt that was returned for a touchdown was all Perkiomen Valley needed to beat the PW Colonials. They scored a few more times after that, but their defense shut down the Colonials. PW Coach Dan Chang looks for his team to improve next week against a strong Abington team. The final ...

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Talkin’ Music with Jack 8/28/13

Talkin’ Music 8/28/13      Back in 2008, Donna and I were traveling across the country and don’t ask me how, but we rode into a one traffic light town, turns out we were in Erick, Oklahoma.  At this intersection we noticed the Roger Miller Museum sitting right on the corner, I’m not a big ...

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Bears Football

By Jack Coll 8-25-13      I was driving down Fayette Street the other night and noticed all the lights on over at the Conshohocken “B” Field.  That means two things, it must be August, and the Conshohocken Golden Bears are preparing for yet another season.  This has been going on since 1961, ...

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Talkin’ Music with Jack

  Talkin’ Music is a new Conshy Stuff weekly feature talking about, well, music.  We’ll be talking about new and old music, Soul, Rock, Rhythm and Blues and more.  We’ll connect Conshohocken to the local music scene, the National music scene, and the international music scene, and every ...

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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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