So… MARAH is Coming Home By Jack Coll

SO MARAH IS COMING HOME Welcome Back Dave and Serge By Jack Coll      The past few weeks’ interest in the rock-band Marah has gained a little excitement with five or six people approaching me with “Hey Jack, you know them guys don’t you?” The interest, excitement and questions come due to the ...

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UPDATE: Conshohocken & West Conshohocken, People, Place & Stories

UPDATE: Conshohocken & West Conshohocken People, Places and Stories 5/30/2017 by Jack Coll       The final figures are in for the book Conshohocken & West Conshohocken People, Places and Stories Volume One.  There are fifteen chapters, 570 pages, 1,011 photographs with more than 300 of ...

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MARAH – Headlining Conshohocken Music Festival

MARAH – Headlining the Conshohocken Music Festival 5/17/2017 by Brian Coll      Yes! There is going to be a Conshohocken Music Festival this year and our old friends the Bielanko brothers and their band Marah will be back in their home town to headline the event. June 24th.          This ...

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Trolley’s on Fayette Street, and a Death

Trolley’s on Fayette Street and a Death 5/6/2017 by Brian Coll        We are down to our final few days of taking orders at the pre order price of $120 for the set of Conshohocken & West Conshohocken books… call us at 610-825-7072 and order yours…..                Trolley ...

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People of Conshohocken – A Forgotten Friend to all of Conshohocken

People of Conshohocken – A Forgotten Friend to all of Conshohocken 4/26/2017 by Brian Coll          I have to start this People of Conshohocken a little differently than all of the others. Todays People of Conshohocken passed away a few years ago.        When I started the People of ...

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ONE WEEK Left to Order – Conshohocken & West Conshohocken books

One Week left to Order Conshohocken and West Conshohocken – People, Places and Stories 4/25/17 by Jack Coll        This photo was taken nearly 25 years ago at the dedication of Aubrey Collins Park located on East Elm Street.         Members of the Saint Paul’s youth choir performed ...

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Oldest Building in Conshohocken – Do YOU Recognize It?

Oldest Building in Conshohocken – Do YOU Recognize It? 4/22/17 by Jack Coll        This Farmhouse was built in 1794 by William and Elizabeth Shepherd and still stands today. It is the oldest building in Conshohocken.       Do YOU recognize the building and where it’s located?       ...

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“Opening Day” at Conshohocken Little League

“Opening Day” at Conshohocken Little League 4/22/2017 by Brian Coll      Little League opening day ceremonies took place today. We want to wish all the players, parents, coaches, board members the best of luck.       Reminder, this is the last week to pre order the books ...

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Conshohocken Industry – a Few Rare Photos and Story

Conshohocken Industry – a Few Rare Photos and Story 4/19/2017 by Jack Coll photo by Gene Walsh photo by Doris Markley photo by Doris Markley        If you, your parents, your grandparents or relatives ever worked an industrial job in Conshohocken or West Conshohocken chances are their ...

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Does Anyone Else Miss or Remember Toad’s Tavern?

Does Anyone Else Miss or Remember Toad’s Tavern? 4/18/2017 by Brian Coll        Sometimes time has a way of playing tricks on your mind…. I think I was around 21 years old when Toad’s opened. It wasn’t the nicest place in Conshy, but for me and a group of friends it was ...

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