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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BIG THANK YOU! Saint Phillip Neri Fill-a-Bus!!!

The 3rd Annual Fill – a – Bus From Saint Phillip Neri 11/7/2016 by Brian Coll       A few years ago (four to be exact) we started a food drive to benefit the Colonial Neighborhood Council. We had a good first year (we collected 7,000 pounds of food throughout the community). At the ...

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Cheers… to Murder! Recap of the Murder Mystery at the Library

Cheers… to Murder A Murder Mystery night at the Conshohocken Free Library A recap from last nights event 10/22/2016 by Brian Coll    As I write this, hours after the event, I am still laughing. As I was scrolling through the photos to post with this story I was laughing even harder ...

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Three Conshy Classics Come Together By Jack Coll

  Three Conshy Classics Come Together It’s Like I Died and Went to Heaven By Jack Coll 10-20-16 I was wondering if anyone else noticed the banner hanging at the Great American Pub located at Second Avenue and Fayette Street during the Conshohocken Funfest. In big bold letters was: “Italian ...

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Wondering why the traffic today? Bridge Walkway Dedication

Bridge Walkway Dedication Joe Clayborne and Jim Dougherty 10/15/2016 by Brian Coll This morning at 11:00 the Matsonford Bridge in Conshohocken had a little extra activity. Members of the Clayborne and Dougherty families gathered first in West Conshohocken, then on the Conshohocken side of the ...

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New Playground Equipment coming soon to Aubrey Collins Park!!!

Aubrey Collins Park New Playground Equipment coming real soon 10/6/2016 by Brian Coll It has been in the works for some time now, it has been needed for even longer. New playground equipment is coming to Aubrey Collins Park. As of today, the old equipment is gone, the ground has been worked on ...

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Saint Matthews New Parish Hall – photos

The New Parish Center at Saint Matthews 9/27/2016 by Brian Coll Photos by Jack Coll I know this is still a touchy subject when talking about the Catholic Churches in Conshohocken. This past Sunday the combined parish dedicated the new Saint Matthews Parish Center and Early Education Center. ...

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Archbishop Kennedy/Saint Matthews All Class Open House/Reunion Recap – photos

All Class Open House and Reunion Archbishop Kennedy and Saint Matthews 9/26/2016 by Brian Coll photos by Jack Coll We have to start this, with a BIG thank you to Antioch Church. 20 some years ago when Archbishop Kennedy closed its doors for the final time, I don’t think many people ...

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Funfest Recap and Photos

9/22/2016 by Brian Coll The Conshohocken Funfest had great weather in 2016. The reason I start with the weather, is for years when I helped plan and run the event with people like Vince Flocco, Angela Hendrick and Josh Leone we had to hope for great weather and the event planners this year got ...

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