Below Deck Bottle Shop Downstairs at Flanigan’s Boathouse Expanding To-Go Wine Selection

January 20, 2017

Looking for a bottle of wine and don’t want to drive to the state store? The Below Deck Bottle Shop, which is downstairs at Flanigan’s Boathouse, is the only place in downtown Conshohocken selling wine to-go, which is now legal if bars and restaurants obtain the proper license under a relatively new law. The bottle shop started with a 20 […]

New Flavor Tasting Event at Waffatopia on January 20th and 21st

January 20, 2017

Waffatopia is introducing two new flavors, Apple Pie and Raspberry Dark Chocolate, this weekend. The public is invited to come give them a taste and the waffary is open this weekend on Fridays from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. (these are the current seasonal hours). There will also be all there other available […]

Man Pleads Guilty to Conshohocken Area Crime Spree

January 20, 2017

John Michael McFarland Jr., a 28 year old from the Manayunk section of Philadelphia, recently pleaded guilty to five charges in Conshohocken and nearby communities for crimes involving theft, burglary and setting a car on fire. The real serious crime stemmed from a burglary dating back to December of 2015 when he broke into a home in Plymouth Meeting and […]

Registration is Open for Conshohocken’s Little League

January 19, 2017

Registration is open for the the spring season for Conshohocken’s Little League. There are divisions for ages four to 14. Below are the divisions and the associate cost: Instructional – 4 year olds | $75 Tee Ball – 5/6 year olds | $150 Pitching Machine – 7/8 year olds | $150 Minors – 9/10 year olds | $150 Majors – […]

Saint Patrick’s Day Parade in Conshohocken Set for March 11th

January 19, 2017

During last night’s meeting of Conshohocken’s Borough Council, Borough Council voted to “Affirm the March 11, 2017 St. Patrick’s Day Parade as an event of public significance where the sale and consumption of alcoholic beverages has been specifically approved by the Borough.” What does that mean? Last year Borough Council amended its open container ordinance so Borough Council can designate […]

Conshohocken’s Borough Council Tables New Zoning District

January 18, 2017

During tonight’s meeting of Conshohocken’s Borough Council, Borough Council tabled the proposed new zoning district (SP-4) that would allow the hotel, larger office buildings, etc. on lower Fayette Street. The district is proposed by Keystone Property Group. On the agenda was for Borough Council to consider (take a vote) on advertising that it would vote to approve or deny SP-4 […]

Conshohocken’s Borough Council Ends Hearings for Hotel, Larger Office Buildings, Etc. Potential Vote Tonight on Setting Date to Approve or Deny

January 18, 2017

On the agenda for tonight’s (Wednesday, January 18th) meeting of Conshohocken’s Borough Council there is agenda item under Unfinished Business that states, “Consider a motion to authorize advertisement of the proposed SP-4 zoning ordinance.” Our spies tell us that this means Borough Council has decided to to not hold any additional hearing about the hotel, office buildings, etc, that are permitted […]

Is Flying a Drone Legal in the Airspace Over the Conshohocken Area?

January 18, 2017

We like to share the videos from drone flights over the Conshohocken area that we find on We always wondered if they conducting these drone flights legally. A reader recently sent us a lengthy email explaining various aspects of operating a drone for recreation and commercial purposes. So to answer our question in the headline, yes it is legal […]

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 […]