West Conshohocken Halloween Parade and party

Here are a bunch of photos from last nights Halloween Parade held in West Conshohocken. Superhero’s, ghosts and cool characters marched from the police station to George Clay Fire Company on October 30th, 2013.

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The 2013 Halloween Parade in Pictures

The parade was held on Saturday, October 26th, 2013.  Hundreds turned out in floats, buggys and on foot to parade down Fayette Street from Conshohocken No. 2 Firehouse to Washies Firehouse on Elm Street.  This event has been a Conshohocken tradition and is run by The Mayor’s Special ...

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John “Yosh” Borusiewicz

John “Yosh” Borusiewicz A Man To Remember By Jack Coll I stopped by the John Borusiewicz Field the other day located at 13th Avenue and Hallowell Street, home of the Conshohocken Golden Bears practice facility. I wanted to check on the organization that has been around since 1961, see how they ...

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Saint Cosmas and Damian Feast this weekend, let’s look at some of the past…

Like most of us, I have been going to the Feast for most of my life, it has changed over the years, but that is mostly to each of us that has went over the years getting older. Let’s face it, when we were kids, it was a magical place. You got to stay out... 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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Flashback Friday 8-23-13

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Signs, signs, everywhere there’s signs…

Driving around Conshy today, we noticed a few new signs in our borough.     What do you think, Conshy?

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Finally, Soap Box Derby Greatness

Finally, Soap Box Derby Greatness By Jack Coll August 9, 2013      Conshohocken was introduced to soap box gravity racing cars back in 1938 when Walt Cherry claimed the Conshohocken championship on Spring Mill Avenue in front of 5,000 spectators.  In 1952 Conshohocken became affiliated with the ...

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2013 Parade of Soap Box Derby Champions

Here are a few pictures from the parade tonight (8/5/2013).  Check back later this week for a new story.

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Beat The Heat Old School Style

By Jack Coll Thursday July 18, 2013 98 degrees with a heat factor of blah-blah-blah With temperatures reaching into the upper 90’s over the past week one might harken back to childhood days when heat simply led us to area water holes.  I wasn’t part of the Swim Club crowd, you ...

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