Articles by Jack Coll

May 18, 2022

History of a House, or Two – Mae Mallen and Gerald Nugent, Have You Ever Heard of Them?

History of a house (or two), two very interesting area residents in their own right.... Phillies owner living in Conshohocken (Whitemarsh) and more.... by Jack Coll for
May 9, 2022

Calling All Conshy Old-Timers

One time Hollywood starlet Marion Martin formerly Marion Supplee lived in Conshohocken above the current home of the Old Time Saloon. At least that's the story we were recently Jack Coll.
April 30, 2022

The Boys of Hale – One More Walk Around the Plant

Hale Pumps, one last walk through for some former workers. By Jack Coll
April 27, 2022

Looking Back 50 Years at Conshohocken and the Rest of the World

Looking back 50 years ago to 1972 in Conshohocken and nationwide. By Jack Coll for
January 29, 2022

Conshohocken’s Connection to the Hindenburg in Lakehurst, and the President in Springfield

A look at two historical events (The Hindenburg and President Lincoln) and figures and their ties to Conshohocken. by Jack Coll for
January 23, 2022

Talkin’ Music – It’s Been A While – Darlene, Dionne, Mary & Ronnie

Talkin's Music with Jack, remembering Ronnie Spector and enjoying live music again. Darlene Love, Dionne Warwick, Mary Wilson, Ben E king, Eddie Cermanski and more....
December 31, 2021

West Conshohocken Basketball, High School History and Vintage Photos

While we talk about the great West Conshohocken basketball teams here, this goes so much deeper with some great vintage photographs from the Coll Collection.
December 18, 2021

Christmas in Conshohocken

Christmas in Conshohocken, there was a time when retail was king and today, it's more important than ever. By Jack Coll for
December 14, 2021

History of a House – Charles W. Moore, Founder of Basketball in Conshohocken

This interesting History of a House, really gives us a glimpse into the early days of basketball in Conshohocken and the world. Read about Conshohockens World Champions and more here. By Jack Coll.
November 14, 2021

A Century of Football in the Conshohockens

more than a century of football in the Conshohocken's by Jack Coll.
October 16, 2021

Recalling my Time with Muhammad Ali by Jack Coll

Jack Coll recalls his day with Muhammad Ali 30 years ago.
September 21, 2021

History of a House – 321 West 11th Avenue – Ada Sturgis

History of a house and so much more on Ada Sturgis "The Angel of Mercy" by Jack Coll for