Category Archives: Local News

High Winds Rip Roof of Building on Union Hill Road in West Conshohocken

April 6, 2017

The high winds today took the roof off of Heraeus Materials Technology at 24 Union Hill Hill Road in West Conshohocken. Below are social media posts of coverage from the local media: NEW PHOTOS: Powerful winds rip roof off building in #Conshohocken. @AlexandriaHoff following the latesthttps://t.co/GuL2iMbHFH pic.twitter.com/iGtHR7GaCJ — CBS Philly (@CBSPhilly) April 6, 2017 West Conshohocken Mayor says they are […]

Update on the CVS Coming to Butler Pike at Plymouth Road in Plymouth Meeting

April 6, 2017

A source tells us that the CVS at the corner of Butler Pike and Plymouth Road in Plymouth Meeting is targeted to open in June. Bad weather could delay meeting that completion date.

News in Conshohocken

Saint Mary & Saint Mercurius Coptic Orthodox Church Installs First Priest

April 6, 2017

Saint Mary & Saint Mercurius Coptic Orthodox Church held an evening service on Friday, March 31st to install its first priest, Father Edward Mahrous. Until the installation the church had been provided priests from other churches in the region. The church is located at the former Saint Cosmas and Damian Church, a former Roman Catholic parish, at West 5th Avenue and […]

News in Conshohocken

93 Year Old Recognized on 20th Anniversary of Working at Giant in Conshohocken

April 6, 2017

6ABC Action News was at the Giant in Conshohocken last Friday when 93 year old Perri DiGennaro of Lafayette Hill was recognized for her 20 years working at the store. Jim Gardner shares the story below:

Plymouth Whitemarsh High School Among Top 50 Regionally in SAT Scores

April 5, 2017

A recent publication of the Pennsylvania Department of Education details the average SAT test scores for every public high school in Pennsylvania. This most recent data reflects SAT scored in 2016. You can find those scores and scores from prior years here. The SAT consists of three sections, reading, writing and math, each section worth between 200 – 800. The […]

Mission BBQ in Plymouth Meeting Opening April 10th

April 5, 2017

Mission BBQ is opening its Plymouth Meeting location (601 West Germantown Pike) on Monday, April 10th at noon. The location is the old Houlahan’s, which was torn down and completely replaced by a new building. The restaurant is hosting a kick-off event that is a Military Appreciation Charity Night on Friday, April 7th from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. This event […]

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Limited Number of Plots Still Available in the Conshohocken Community Garden

April 4, 2017

There are a limited number of plots still available in the Conshohocken Community Garden. If you aren’t familiar, the garden is located along East Elm Street (basically behind Edwards Freeman Nut Company). Plots are 10 x 10 and the application is available online.

7th Heaven Property Sold to Owner of the Spring Mill Corporate Center

April 4, 2017

Sources tell MoreThanTheCurve.com that the 7th Heaven property has been sold to the owner of the Spring Mill Corporate Center. Known locally, and frankly regionally, as the Conshy Ballet, the bar and strip club has been open since the early 1990’s. Prior to that it was a neighborhood bar called Jack’s. One source said that it is believed that the club […]

A Look Inside the Soon-to-Open LEGOLAND Discovery Center at the Plymouth Meeting Mall

April 1, 2017

Yesterday we had the chance, along with our five-year-old, to check out the LEGOLAND Discovery Center that officially opens on April 6th. Today there was an article on Philly.com exploring whether LEGOLAND can save the Plymouth Meeting Mall. We think it has a good shot. Rocky running up the art museum steps at LEGOLAND Discovery Center at the @plymouthmeetingmall – […]

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Car Fire This Morning Near the Conshohocken Exit on the Schuylkill Expressway

April 1, 2017

A reader sent in the above photos of a car on fire near the Conshohocken exit on the shoulder of the west bound Schuylkill Expressway. According to the Montgomery County’s active incident website, emergency vehicles were dispatched at 8:28 a.m. this morning to this location. The fire has resulted in the traffic being backed up on west bound lanes.