AMBLER -- This summer the Ambler Environmental Advisory Council will be conducting an inventory of trees focusing on public, park and street trees. The information gathered will help to not only plant more trees but also to continue to monitor and care for existing trees of various age, heal…

Aqua Pennsylvania is planning to close Cedar Grove Road weekdays between Butler Pike and Hector Street in Whitemarsh Township, on Monday, July 6, through November, from 9 AM to 3 PM, for water main installation, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation announced.

The Roxborough Bandits Jr. American Legion team battled Aston-Media in a hard fought playoff series. Many of the youngsters from that team went on to outstanding high school careers but lost out on their senior year seasons this Spring. The squad was coached by former Bandits players: Brian …

MAPLE GLEN -- This month several Bucks County State Farm agents teamed up with the Maple Glen Giant to make a very generous donation to Seeds of Hope Food Pantry at Chelten Church in Dresher.

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TELFORD — Some of the changes at this year's Telford Night Market are because of the coronavirus, but some were already planned before the pandemic and social distancing.

As the region lurches into first the yellow and then the green phases of the governor’s post-pandemic reopening plan, the Schuylkill Center will welcome a group of summer campers to our annual camp this Monday, June 29, easily the most interesting camp in our 30+ years of offering this progr…

The controversial use of excessive force by law enforcement officers is nothing new. The current controversy about cops beating citizens would remind a history buff of Philadelphia’s first case of such behavior, just a bit more than three centuries ago.

Wissahickon High School is pleased to announce the seven inductees selected for the 2020 WHS Alumni Hall of Fame. These alumni are recognized for their exemplary achievements in the areas of post-graduate career accomplishments; leadership within career organizations/industries; community se…

BLUE BELL -- Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Fox & Roach, REALTORS® congratulates The Rosenthal Group, Blue Bell sales associates, on being recognized as Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices first quarter 2020 award winners for gross commission income (GCI) and/or residential units in the ent…

The April data showed an upward trend in median sales prices, and further examination shows the rise can be attributed, in part, to shifts in the makeup of the housing market. This is due to the economic shutdown caused by the pandemic, which disproportionally affected people in the lower in…

The Frank Rizzo statue has been hauled away from in front of the Municipal Services Building, and his humongous portrait on a wall in South Philly has been painted over. Rizzo would probably be amused that he was one of the villains in the recent demonstrations, 30 years after he died.

BLUE BELL -- Calling all readers, ages 0 to 100+, your minds and hearts can help Wissahickon Valley Public Library reach its goals in their 2020 Summer Reading Challenge, “Our Community Reads, Our Community Cares"  through August 14.

Each year the Montgomery County Association for the Blind in cooperation with PhilStar Entertainment presents a program at the Empress Room at St. Helena's Church in Blue Bell. The program was to be held on June 28th at 2 P.M. Due to Covid-19 the show will be cancelled.

That supercell thunderstorm that slammed into the region last Wednesday wreaked havoc across the entire Delaware Valley, knocking trees and branches down everywhere, causing power outages for thousands of people, even killing at least four people, including a 49-year-old Roxborough woman who…