New Books now on Sale! Conshohocken and West Conshohocken

Order your book (s) today! 2/14/2017 by Brian Coll       This is a photo of Bill Pounds Diner taken in 1946. Pounds Diner was located at 4th and Fayette Street. Bill sold the diner to Carl Aumann in the 1950’s, and it became Carl’s Diner. Carl, he sold the diner to Bill Danitz in ...

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New Book – Conshohocken and West Conshohocken. Coming out soon, order yours today

  Conshohocken & West Conshohocken People, Places and Stories by Jack and Brian Coll a New Book (actually 2) Now Taking Pre Order’s 2/4/2017 by Jack Coll       It’s Finally Here CONSHOHOCKEN & WEST CONSHOHOCKEN People, Places and Stories By Jack and Brian Coll ...

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Slideshow – The History of Conshohocken on February 21st

  Conshohocken History Slideshow 2/4/2017 by Jack Coll   The Windmill in Conshohocken…..     The History of Conshohocken in Slides Hosted by the Conshohocken Junior Women’s Club   Jack Coll will be the guest speaker at the February meeting of the Conshohocken ...

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Riant Theater – We would LOVE another Theater in Conshohocken

Riant Theater – We Would LOVE a Theater in Conshohocken 2/2/2017 by Brian Coll       One of my favorite actors is Bill Murray. I have loved him since I saw Stripes back in the early 80’s and of course Caddyshack, Ghostbusters and countless other roles. I even loved his cameo in ...

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Then and Now, 7th Avenue on Fayette Street

Then and Now 7th Avenue and Fayette Street Conshohocken 1/31/2017 by Brian Coll Current home of Santander Bank In the 80’s it was just a field…. In the late 60’s and 70’s it was the first location of what is today known as Montco Community College In the 80’s the ...

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Sutcliffe Park Gets a Facelift By Jack Coll

Sutcliffe Park Gets A Facelift Just In Time By Jack Coll 12-27-16   I see Conshohocken’s Borough Council members have agreed to give Sutcliffe Park a much needed facelift with improved parking, and a complete makeover of the children’s playground area.  Some of the playground equipment was ...

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Santa came to Conshohocken last night- 2016 photos

SANTA!!! Santa visited old Borough Hall – Photos 11/26/2016 by Brian Coll photos by Jack Coll      Our community was visited by non other than Santa Claus himself last night. A light drizzle didn’t stop a large crowd from gathering to greet the big guy. Santa flew into town and ...

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Veterans Day photos from Ceremony

Conshohocken VFW POST 1074 photos from today’s ceremony 11/11/2016 by Brian Coll      Words can not do justice to our men and women who have served our country. Thank you. Thank you.

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Let’s Never Forget our Volunteers – Jimmy Young by Jack Coll

  Let’s Never Forget Our Volunteers By Jack Coll November 10, 2016   In Wednesday’s Times Herald obituaries, (November 9, 2016) I was saddened to see that Jimmy Young had passed away.  Jimmy grew up in Conshohocken and played Little League baseball at Sutcliffe Park. In the early ...

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This Veterans Day By Jack Coll

THIS VETERANS DAY I Wonder How Many Residents Will Remember By Jack Coll On this Veterans Day I wonder how many residents will remember the names of Stephen Jaworski, George Lucey, Philip Coyne, or William Bradley. I wonder how many residents living in this borough today remember four brothers ...

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