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Conshy Girls Hiring at All Locations

April 21, 2017

Conshy Girls are gearing up for the busy restaurant season and is hiring at all locations, including at Gypsy Blu in Ambler. They are looking for EXPERIENCED, professional, friendly, energetic and highly-motivated individuals who have a passion for the business to join our team. – SERVERS – BARTENDERS – HOST/ESS – BUSSERS – LINE COOKS OPEN (Days, Nights & Weekends) […]

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Ladies Tea and Vintage Fashion Show

April 21, 2017

On Saturday, May 6th, from 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm, the Ambler Mennonite Church is hosting a Ladies Tea and Vintage Fashion Show to benefit the Inter-Faith Housing Alliance of Ambler. “Fabulous Fashions of the 20th Century” will feature a slideshow of historic fashion and displays of clothing and accessories from the 20th Century. Local vintage clothing enthusiast will lead […]

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Walkability Webinar Series – #1 Why Walking Matters

April 21, 2017

On Friday, April 28th, the Montgomery County Planning Commission, in partnership with the Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission, is presenting the first of three free walkability webinars, #1 Why Walkability Matters. From Montcopa.org: Tune in for useful strategies and to see how some planners are doing their part to promote walkability (and healthy decision making). This webinar series is appropriate […]

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Ambler Farmers’ Market Offering Frequent Shoppers Card

April 21, 2017

This season, the Ambler Farmers’ Market is offering a frequent shopper card for patrons. For every $20 spent at a particular vendor, that vendor will initial the card. Once the card is filled, the patron will bring the card to the market tent to be entered in a monthly drawing for market merchandise and a $25 dollar gift certificate to […]

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‘Straw Hat Bandit’ arrested for 11 bank robberies

April 21, 2017

Fox29 is reporting that the man dubbed as the ‘Straw Hat Bandit’ was arrested yesterday by federal authorities. Between 2012 and 2016, the alleged bank robber, Richard Boyle of Doylestown, robbed 11 banks throughout the County, including 2 in Ambler. According to Fox29: Boyle is charged with 11 counts of bank robbery, 10 counts of using or carrying a firearm […]

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33nd Annual Upper Dublin Medals Reception & Ceremony

April 21, 2017

On Wednesday, May 17th, Upper Dublin Township is hosting the 33rd Annual Upper Dublin Medals Reception & Ceremony a the Manufacturers’ Golf and Country Club. Through Upper Dublin Medals, Upper Dublin honors locals who exhibit the “spirit of excellence and community involvement.” The program is presented by Upper Dublin Township, the School District of Upper Dublin, the Fort Washington Business […]

 
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Daley, McCarter to Host Town Hall on Environmental Issues

April 20, 2017

Montgomery County State Representatives Mary Jo Daley (D) and Stephen McCarter(D) are hosting a town hall meeting at Ambler Borough Hall on Thursday, April 27th, from 7 pm to 9 pm. The overall theme of the meeting is the environment. Daley and McCarter are members of the bipartisan, bicameral Climate Caucus, which is a infomral discussion forum for Pennsylvania legislators […]

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Adopt a Tree in Upper Dublin

April 20, 2017

Saturday, April 29th, is “Adopt a Tree” Day for residents of Upper Dublin. The Upper Dublin Shade Tree Commission will be at the Upper Dublin Township Building (805 Loch Alsh Ave) distributing 100 trees on a first come, first serve basis. The tree containers range from 3 to 5 feet and all trees are native species. Residents must come to […]

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Montco Housing Market Surges on 2.9 Percent Median Price Increase in 2016

April 19, 2017

Housing prices in Montgomery County are on the rise and that is a sign of recovery in the local housing market, according to a report released by the Montgomery County Planning Commission. The report states that the overall median sales price of $278,000 reflected an increase of 2.9% last year. 11,4441 homes sold in Montgomery County in 2016 which is […]

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Alice Bakery Takes Two Montco Happening Awards

April 19, 2017

Ambler and North Wales bakery, Alice Bakery and Confectionary, won two Montco Happening Awards for 2017. One for Best Lunch for their branch in North Wales AND Best Cupcake, also at their North Wales location. The Montco Happenings list is people’s choice.