News/Gossip – Week of 1/18/10

A song about Conshohocken by Benny Love.  And yes…that is a reference to 7th Heaven.


Conshohocken’s Tracy Hottenstein died last year during the Polar Bear Plunge in Sea Isle.  Her parents are asking that the festivities be more closely monitored.

Another positive review of Theresa’s BYOB.  There is one mistake in the article, Adam Meadows is not the owner, he is the owner of M Bar next store.

Are you coming to our first singles event at Spamps on Thursday?

Over 50 people attended our first networking event last week at The StoneRose Restaurant.  Our next event one will be on Tuesday, February 9, 2010 at M Bar in West Conshohocken.  RSVP‘s encouraged, but not required.

DJ Chef

M Bar is also having DJ Chef perform this Friday night.  He spins records and cooks.  RSVP here.

Former CBS3 anchor Larry Mendte defended his wife against sexist politics as she still considers running to represent a majority of Conshohocken in Congress.  Note to Larry, the 6th also includes a small portion of Montco.

BB Interior Design is offering a 10% discount on all custom design orders from January through March.

The Philadelphia Fight’s dance team, the Vixens, is holding auditions on March 14th at Conshohocken Health & Fitness.

Cradles to Crayons participated in the Martin Luther King Day of Service and plan to move to West Conshohocken in the spring.

Saladworks has been named the No. 1 salad franchise by Entrepreneur Magazine for 2010.

There are vacancies on the Planning Commission and the Municipal Authority in West Conshohocken. Any resident interested in bringing their talents and skills to Borough government should contact Caren Andrews at 610-828-9747.

Heather Getz named new CEO of Conshohocken’s CardioNet.

Conshohocken’s 107.9 WRNB hosted a live tribute for Teddy Pendergrass on Sunday and invited listeners to stop by and sign a condolence card.

REI in Conshohocken is hosting a presentation of hiking in Israel.

Conshohocken’s Lonza closes office and cuts jobs in Conshy.

PECO has promoted West Conshohocken’s Doreen Masalta.

Conshohocken’s Hereaus acquires new product line.

Conshohocken’s Mondo to showcase new artificial turf at conference.

West Conshohocken’s ETF Venture Funds invests in battery maker.

Conshohocken wildlife ecologist quoted in article regarding energy legislation in Pennsylvania.