Category Archives: Local News

Update on the Construction of the Conshohocken Rowing Center

January 15, 2014

We stopped by the future Conshohocken Rowing Center to see how the construction is going.  Looks like they have the foundation down and you can see where the three sections of the boat house are. Two sections will be for two private schools from the Main Line and the third is reserved for the Borough. Below are a few photos, […]

Rules for Door to Door Salespeople in Conshohocken

January 15, 2014

Every few months we get a round of questions regarding door-to-door energy salespeople knocking on the doors in Conshohocken.  We inquired about the registration process and the rules that the salespeople have to follow and hope this helps answer a lot of the questions. There is an ordinance that establishes the law for door-to-door sales within the Borough and a […]

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Vote for Local Businesses and Support Local Charities in Firstrust Bank’s Annual Business First Awards

January 14, 2014

The 20 finalists have been selected for Firstrust Bank’s Philly’s Annual Business First Awards. Now it’s up to you. The winning business receives $15,000 to split with the charity of its choice. There are a few businesses and charities with Conshohocken ties. Here they are: Flocco’s Family-owned and operated, Flocco’s has served Conshohocken and the surrounding communities since 1926. They […]

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New Little League Rule Could Hamper Conshohocken Little League

January 14, 2014

Little League Baseball, the parent body of local Little League organizations, has changed a rule regarding eligibility that according to local officials could result in the need to merge or close local organizations such as the Conshohocken Little League. In the past, if you lived in Conshohocken, you had to play in the Conshohocken Little League.  There was a waiver […]

Wawa and Apartment Hearings This Month

January 10, 2014

The Conshohocken Zoning Hearing Board will conduct a public hearing on Wednesday, January 22nd at 7:00 p.m. at the Washington Fire Company’s banquet room. The hearing will be regarding the proposed Wawa at the old Moore Chevrolet property on the 1100 block of Fayette Street. Below is the text of the petition: The Petitioner is requesting a Special Exception and […]

Ooooh That Smell

May 20, 2013

We have received several emails and Facebook messages over the past few weeks about the smell in in the east lower avenues and Hector Street area.  The smell originates from the sewage plant that is located along the one way section of East Elm. Smelly sewage and Conshohocken have a long history. According to this article from the Philadelphia Inquirer […]