New Features on the Site

October 20, 2009

I am starting to expand on the site and this week we have launched two new features.  The first is “Conshohocken Celebrity.”  This is a profile of a person who does something good in the community.  It can be the firefighter that gets your cat out of a tree, the cop that helped you after an accident, a favorite bartender, […]

The Next Mayor…The Candidates

October 20, 2009

Bob Frost (R) previously served as Mayor from 1993 through 2005.  He is a graduate of Saint Joseph’s University and is an Industrial Sales Manager.  He has two children and his family are members of Saint Matthew’s Parish.  In the community, he is currently or has been active with Fellowship House, Little League and the Soapbox Derby.  While previously serving […]

News in Conshohocken

News/Gossip – Week of 10/19/09

October 20, 2009

Did “all you zombies” know that Rob Hyman of The Hooters has a music studio in Conshohohocken?  It is called Elm Street Studios.  Artists that have recorded in Conshy include Cyndi Lauper, The Hooters, Joan Osborne and Train. The Hooters performed live from Conshohocken on CBS3’s new show at noon.  You can watch the performance here. Congratulations to Spring Mill […]

Conshohocken Home Prices

October 19, 2009

Recently I was at the Conshohocken Economic Forum hosted by Stifel Nicolaus.  This event included key local business and borough  leaders as well as Stifel Nicolauses’ Chief investment strategist Joe Battipaglia.  It was great to hear the local leaders talk about some of the successes we have seen in Conshohocken, as well as some of the challenges we have experienced, […]

Welcome Matt Mittman

October 19, 2009 would like to welcome realtor Matt Mittman to the site.  He will be blogging on Conshohocken’s real estate market.  A little about Matt: Matthew R. Mittman is a life-long resident of Montgomery County. He began his real estate career with Worldwide Real Estate in Montgomeryville in 1999. Along with his real estate career, Matt is an assistant wrestling coach […]

News in Conshohocken

News/Gossip – Week of 10/12/09

October 13, 2009

When Pam and Jim got married on NBC’s The Office, Pam was wearing a dress from Conshohocken-based David’s Bridal. Terrence Howard played the Mayor of Conshohocken in a student film, For All Mankind, partially filmed in Conshohocken.  Its won three awards at film festivals and was written and directed by former Conshohocken resident Dan Clifton. The StoneRose Restaurant had its […]

Lentz (D) Running in the 7th and Holding Event

September 29, 2009

Pennsylvania State Rep. Bryan Lentz (D), a former Iraq War Veteran and prosecutor, is holding an event on Wednesday, September 30, 2009 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Magna Legal Services at Seven Penn Center, 8th Floor at 1635 Market Street in Philadelphia. The suggested contribution is $100 to $1000.  To RSVP contact Aubrey Montgomery at (210) 313-4567 or […]

Pierce Out of Race for Mayor…Former Mayor Bob Frost In.

September 25, 2009

I was informed after my last posting that the upcoming election for Mayor of Conshohocken is now between former Mayor Bob Frost (R) and Marty Eckert (D).  Bill Pierce removed himself off the ballot when his job was relocated to Chicago. My post below has been corrected.

The Conshohocken Rambler

September 22, 2009

Walking around Conshohocken I see a bunch of little dark red signs that say “Rambler” on them. They look like they would be bus stop signs. So I of course eventually remember to google “Conshohocken” and “Rambler” and learn that its a tax subsidized bus service offered to the local community mostly focused on helping seniors reach shopping areas. I […]

News in Conshohocken

News and Gossip – Week of 09/21/09

September 22, 2009

Conshohocken’s Jen Ketz was recently on a reality dating show on SOAPnet. Above she discusses dating. Thursday night is now Mexican night at the Gypsy Saloon. Pat Croce seems to like Gypsy Saloon. Jimmy John’s Gourmet Sandwiches is what is rumored to be taking over the spot of the former nail saloon at 1st and Fayette. Who is the only […]