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Ambler Sculpture Dedication Ceremony

May 8, 2017

On Friday, May 12th, at dusk (7:45 p.m.), the new Lindenwold Landmark sign is being dedicated on the corner of Butler and Lindenwold Ave in Ambler. The sign was created by Ambler resident, Karen Kieser. After the ceremony, the celebration will continue at the Lucky Well with drink and small plate specials.

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Shorts and Sandwiches

May 7, 2017

Everybody’s Theater Company, a community-based theater company based out of Upper Dublin Township, is teaming up with Upper Dublin Parks and Recreation to offer An Evening of Shorts and Sandwiches on Friday, May 12th and Saturday, May 13th. Tickets for the event are $30 per person and include a deli dinner, various salads and a dessert buffet. Tickets will only […]

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Man Who Died in Fire was Stabbed

May 5, 2017

We reported yesterday that a man died in a house fire in Whitpain Township during the early morning hours of May 4th. 6abc is now reporting that the man did not die form the fire, but was actually stabbed to death. From 6abc: The body of Won Woo Do, 56, was discovered inside a bedroom of the home on Township […]

 
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“Meet” Alexander Hamilton at the Wissahickon Library

May 5, 2017

On Monday, May 8th, at 7 pm, you will have the opportunity to meet founding father, Alexander Hamilton. From WVPL.org: Join living biographer Gene Pisasale as he portrays Hamilton himself and shares with you, stories from his life and influential actions leading to American independence and the construction of a new government. This program is being presented in conjunction with […]

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Ambler Farmers’ Market to Accept Food Bucks

May 5, 2017

A long running program administered by The Food Trust in Philadelphia is being adopted at the Ambler Farmers’ Market. While the market already accepts SNAP benefits (food stamps), the Food Buck program incentivizes SNAP shoppers to use their benefits at the farmers’ market even more. From the Ambler Farmers’ Market: For every $5 spent using SNAP at participating markets, customers […]

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Bricks 4 Kidz: Jurassic Brick Land for Grades K-5

May 5, 2017

Upper Dublin Parks and Recreation is offering a class for children revolving around dinosaurs and Legos. What could be better? From UDP&R: Are you ready for the adventure of a lifetime? Build a world that comes to life with gentle Brontasaurus, ferocious Velociraptor, terrifying T.Rex and more! Learn about amazing dinosaurs that lived during the Jurassic period. Show your building […]

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Act II Playhouse Makes Changes for the Better

May 5, 2017

The Act II Playhouse in Ambler has upgraded their heating and cooling systems. Act II credits donations for the capital to make these improvements. They have also released a new and improved parking guide, with more parking, which you can see below.

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Montco Launches 2nd Annual Trail Challenge

May 5, 2017

The Second Annual Montgomery County Trail Challenge begins on Saturday, May 6th and runs through December 3rd, 2017. The Challenge is a joint effort including the Montgomery County Health Department (MCHD), the Montgomery County Planning Commission (MCPC) and the Parks, Trails, and Historic Division (PTHS) of the Department of Assets and Infrastructure. The Montgomery Country Trail Challenge began as a […]

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Ambler Chef Stars In Short Film

May 4, 2017

Chef Steve Waxman at Trax Restaurant and Cafe’ is getting his compost pile ready for the Community Compost Pile we wrote about the other day.

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Arpeggio in Spring House to Close Prior to Move

May 4, 2017

Michael Klein of Philly.com reports that Arpeggio in Spring House is being forced to close before a move across the street to the eventual, revitalized shopping center with a Whole Foods included. Initially, the plan was for Arpeggio to close one day in their old location and open the next day at their new digs, but the developer has informed […]