News in Conshohocken

What Seats on Conshohocken’s Borough Council Are Up for Election in 2017

January 18, 2017

Thinking about running for a local office in Conshohocken? In 2017 there will be three seats on Borough Council up for election (wards 2, 4 and 6), plus the position of Mayor and Tax Collector. The Borough Council seats are tied to specific wards (see map at bottom of article), but Mayor and Tax Collector are Borough-wide. If you are […]

Is Conshohocken Poised to Burst its Restaurant Bubble?

January 17, 2017

One thing Conshohocken has is a lot of is restaurants. It is hard to find something non-edible to buy in Conshohocken, but if you are hungry, you have a lot of choices. Some say too many restaurants exist now, but in the near future Borough Council could approve a project that will greatly increase the number of tables available. Not […]

Colonial School District Concerned About Potential Bill That Will Change How Schools Are Funded

January 17, 2017

The Colonial School District sent out an email today asking for the public to contact their state representatives regarding potential legislation in the Pennsylvania Senate that will impact how schools are funded. According to the email, the not-yet-proposed bill would eliminate real estate taxes and replace that revenue with taxes from increases from personal incomes and sales tax. Here is […]

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The Death and Rebirth of the Schuylkill River Event on January 20th

January 17, 2017

Schuylkill River Town Program is holding “The Death and Rebirth of the Schuylkill River” on Friday, January 20th from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at The Centre Theater in Norristown. The night starts off with tastings from from Norristown’s Five Saints Distillery and Conshohocken’s Conshohocken Brewing Company. The program will focus on the Schuylkill River’s role as the lifeblood of […]

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Reserve Your Spot Now for the Conshohocken Craft Beer Bust on February 11th

January 17, 2017

The Conshohocken Craft Beer Bust is just under a month away. On Saturday, February 11th from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. the beer bust will be taking over five Conshohocken bars (all within a block of one another). Only 500 tickets will be sold, so do not wait to reserve your spot. Participants in the event will receive an official […]

The Congressman for MoreThanTheCurve.com’s Coverage Area is Boycotting Trump’s Inauguration

January 17, 2017

Congressman Brendan Boyle (D), who represented Conshohocken, West Conshohocken, Plymouth Township (partially), Whitemarsh Township (partially) and other areas, has announced he is boycotting the inauguration of Donald Trump on Friday. Here is the statement he released: As I wrote last March, I believe Donald Trump is a unique threat to the Constitution and to our country. I have never before […]

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Preston & Steve Discuss Most Expensive Home for Sale with a Conshohocken Address

January 16, 2017

A couple weeks ago MoreThanTheCurve.com published an article on the most expensive home for sale with a Conshohocken address. This morning, MoreThanTheCurve.com’s article about the home was discussed on Preston & Steve on 93.3 WMMR. Conshohocken-resident Kathy Romano, who is one of the members of the show, suggested the home as a topic of conversation. We aren’t a regular listener, […]

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Watch a CrossFitter Eat a Donut While Riding a Stationary Bike

January 16, 2017

CrossFit Thermal in Conshohocken posted this video of a Crossfitter enjoying a donut while riding a stationary bike. Enjoy (with a donut if possible).

Drone Flight Over Conshohocken’s River Front

January 16, 2017

We came across this video on YouTube.com actually filmed today from a drone on Conshohocken’s river front. If you have been following O’Neill Properties’ plan to build an office building on the river front, the drone takes off and lands at the spot where the building will be built. The video was shot by Matt Cottone.

Who Wants to be a Police Officer in Plymouth Township

January 16, 2017

The Plymouth Township Police Department posted to its Facebook page that it is seeking to hire an entry level police officer. See the post below: