By Rick Cawley
Looking through some old files, I came upon a clipping from the Philadelphia Inquirer (that big newspaper downtown) from Thursday, November 18, 1869, which was Thanksgiving Day.
FORT WASHINGTON -- Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) Secretary Cindy Adams Dunn announced the appointment of Bethany Hare as manager of the Fort Washington State Park Complex, comprised of two parks in Montgomery County. Hare previously had served as assistant park mana…
Words interest me. I’ve been reading them since I was five years old or so, and working with them for profit ever since I sold my first writing while I was in high school.
William Jeanes Memorial Library and Nicholas and Athena Karabots Center for Learning, 4051 Joshua Road, Lafayette Hill, announced its March events as follows. All programs are virtual.
MAPLE GLEN -- Community women are invited to participate in a day of learning and spirituality on Saturday, Feb. 20, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. with Congregation Beth Or Sisterhood, 239 East Welsh Road, Maple Glen.
LOWER MORELAND -- Construction is scheduled to begin on Monday, February 15, on a project to replace the culvert carrying Route 63 (Red Lion Road) over Huntingdon Valley Creek in Lower Moreland Township, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced.
AMBLER -- The Ambler Area Running Club (AARC) has announced plans for the 22nd consecutive running of its traditional February “Frostbite Five-Miler.” This year, due to health and safety guidelines made necessary by COVID-19, runners will have the opportunity to run in the event virtually an…
LOWER GWYNEDD -- The Lower Gwynedd Township Board of Supervisors has launched a communication survey to determine how community members get the information they need to live, work, and participate in their township.
Upper Dublin’s chapter of the Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) announced several State Qualifiers after performances in the regional competition. Fifty-five of the 63 members competed regionally and earned 42 ‘Top Five’ Awards, including 17 First Place Awards.
The first time I ever heard of Joseph R. Biden Jr. was on Friday, Dec. 18, 1972. I was in the newsroom of the old Philadelphia Evening Bulletin, working on my Sunday column.
On April 16, 1789, two days after he was notified that the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia had elected him president of the new government, George Washington left his home on the Potomac River in Virginia and started out for New York.
The Springfield Township Historical Society will present its annual History in Motion event, via Zoom, on Thursday, Jan. 28, at 7:30 p.m. Guest speaker will be Nancy Moses, author of "Fakes, Forgeries and Frauds," published in 2020 by the Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group.
AMBLER -- Children turning 5 on or before September 1, 2021 are eligible to enter kindergarten in the Wissahickon School District.
BLUE BELL -- Last year at this time, on two successive Saturday nights, 350 people filled a massive room at St. Helena Church in Blue Bell for a lively night of dinner, trivia and camaraderie. Those two trivia nights collectively raised about $50,000 for the American Cancer Society.
By Rick CawleyFor the ReviewThe Rox United U8 Girls Soccer Team jumped out to an early lead and coasted to an 8-1 victory over Fishtown in a 2019 contest played at Saul HS .
By Rick CawleyFor the ReviewThe Rox United U8 Girls Soccer Team jumped out to an early lead and coasted to an 8-1 victory over Fishtown in a 2019 contest played at Saul HS.