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LUNAFEST at the Ambler Theater

April 2, 2016

On Thursday, April 28th at 6:45 PM, the Ambler Theater will host LUNAFEST, a film festival featuring “films by, for and about women”. From the Ambler Theater Website: LUNAFEST – films by, for and about women. The 14th Annual LUNAFEST, national film festival that supports films, by , for and about women, comes to our area. Join us for this […]

 
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Spring into Summer 5K & Family Festival

April 1, 2016

On Saturday, June 11th, the Ambler Area YMCA will be hosting the Spring into Summer 5K & Family Festival. On-site registration opens at 7:30 am and the race begins at 9:00 am. From the Run the Day Website: This fast and flat course features chip timing with accurate results. The race begins and ends at the Ambler Area Y and runs through a […]

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Oral Hygiene Obsessed Thief Sought in Ambler

March 31, 2016

The Ambler Borough Police want you to be on the lookout for a Dark Haired Female who yesterday made off with $1,500 worth of Crest white strips, electric toothbrushes and more from the Ambler CVS. From the Ambler Borough Police Facebook Page: IDENTIFICATION REQUEST   Suspect: W/F Dark hair with red highlights wearing black coat and pants Charge: Retail Theft […]

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Wacky Weather Predicted for the Next Week

March 31, 2016

If you go by the National Weather Service, for about the next week, the weather in Ambler is going to be all over the place. From the National Weather Service: Friday  – Showers and thunderstorms likely before 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 3pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Cloudy, with […]

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Gypsy Blu in Ambler Offering Final Four Specials for March Madness

March 31, 2016

Are you a college basketball fan psyched up about the Final Four? Gypsy Blu in Ambler is offering bar specials for every game!

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Book Appraisal Brunch at the Lucky Well in Ambler

March 30, 2016

On Sunday, April 3rd, the Wissahickon Public Library Board of Trustees is presenting a brunch at the Lucky Well in Ambler. Celebration of the Book will take place from 11 am to 1 pm and will include a silent auction and a cash bar. Also, each guest can bring a book to be appraised by book connoisseurs Guy Bush & Eugene […]

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Local Ambler Teacher Uses Comic Books as Teaching Tools

March 30, 2016

Tim Smyth, Social Studies teacher at Wishhahickon High School has an innovative way to make History come alive to his students. Beginning about two years ago, Mr. Smyth started integrating comic books into his History class and recently detailed his methods to WHYY in their Teacher’s Lounge Section. From the PBS Site and Tim Smyth: Comics serve as a time […]

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Ambler Savings Bank Awards $10,000 Grant for MarkerSpace and More

March 30, 2016

The Wissahickon Educational Opportunities Foundation (WEOF) received a $10,000 grant from Ambler Savings Bank on Tuesday, March 29th. The grant is earmarked to enhance the MakerSpace at Wissahickon Middle School (WMS), as well as other activities at WMS and Wissahickon elementary schools. From the WEOF Website: A former computer lab, the MakerSpace was created for students to make, innovate, create and design. The […]

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Mattie N. Dixon Community Cupboard Spring Benefit

March 29, 2016

On Saturday, April 16th, The Mattie N. Dixon Community Cupboard will be holding their annual Spring Benefit. The benefit will take place at the Hilton Garden Inn in Fort Washington and will last from 6 pm to 10 pm. Tickets are $65 per person and a full table can be reserved for $440 (table is 8 seats). The guest speaker is […]

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New Septa Service Plan Includes Upper Dublin Route

March 29, 2016

The 2017 Septa service plan has been released and it includes a possible change to an existing Upper Dublin Route. From Philly.Com: ROUTE 310 SPLIT   Plan: Divide an 11 mile route in two that currently runs through Upper Dublin, Upper Moreland, Horsham and Abington, providing service from the Willow Grove Mall to shopping centers and office parks in the […]