Paul Yung Miller, 36, of the 400 block of Ellerslie Avenue in Ambler has been charged with theft,forgery, receiving stolen property and identity theft during his tenure as waiter at the now closed L’Angelo Blue Restaurant on 602 Skippack Pike. From the Times Herald: The owner of the now-closed restaurant at 602 Skippack Pike went to police in June 2015 after he […]
Patrons of the Ambler Farmers’ Market should know that the parking for the market is changing from its prior setup. The Septa parking lot the market takes place in will no longer be accommodating customer parking as the market has grown to large for both vendors and patrons. However, ample parking is being offered around the market. Please refer to […]
Award winning author Jacqueline Woodson will be at Germantown Academy tonight beginning at 7 pm for a reading and discussion of her memoir, Brown Girl Dreaming, and discussion of her other books. The event will be in Honickman Auditorium and is free. Click here for more information.
On Sunday Morning, April 24th, Robert Braxton, 27, of North Wales was shot and killed following an altercation during services at the Keystone Fellowship Church. Today, charges were filed against the accused shooter, Mark T. Storms, 46, of Lansdale. Per the Montgomery County DA, the charges are voluntary manslaughter and reckless endangerment. Voluntary manslaughter charges carry a maximum sentence between 10 and 20 years […]
The First Presbyterian Church of Ambler has raised $300,000 dollars towards assisting homeless families in need. Originally planning to renovate the Church, Church members decided that there was some more important work to be done. With the help of the Inter-Faith Housing Alliance, First Presbyterian Church raised a sufficient amount of funds to purchase a house on Forest Ave. which […]
There’s a new restaurant in town! Downtown Ambler’s newest addition to its already happening food scene is 555 Lagiola, located at 10 East Butler Pike. Serving Tapas and other Spanish delicacies, 555 Lagiola is open Monday through Saturday from 11:30 am to 10:00 pm. Their menu can be viewed here. Here is a video of their opening night, courtesy of their Facebook […]
Although unofficial, the Montgomery County Election Results webpage has the final voting numbers for Ambler. On the Democratic side, in the race for the Democratic Presidential Nomination, Hillary Clinton has beaten Bernie Sanders, 53.1% to 46.74%. Statewide results differ slightly by about 3%. On the Republican side, in the race for the Republican Presidential Nomination, Donald Trump took Ambler with […]
Today is Election Day! Here is the sample ballot for Ambler. All three wards have an identical ballot. If you don’t know where you vote, click here. Voting info by Ward. Montgomery County Voter Services Information. Voter Registration Information. Montgomery County Election Results. Voting Machine Demonstration. Happy Voting!
We reported a couple of weeks ago on Edgewood Preserve Night at Gypsy Blu and we wanted to remind everyone that it is happening this week on Thursday night, April 28th. For those who might not be aware, Edgewood Preserve is land identified in Ambler’s 2006 Open Space Plan as “a vulnerable natural resource with the highest priority for procuring”. The […]
Tomorrow, April 23rd, Former President Clinton, Mark Kelly and Gabby Giffords will be at the Wissahickon Middle School for a Montgomery County Get-Out-The-Vote event. From HillaryClinton.Com: Join Hillary for Pennsylvania, Gabby Giffords, Mark Kelly and President Clinton at a GOTV event in Ambler, PA. They will speak about Hillary’s plans as president to raise incomes for families, fight for equal […]