ART In The PARK returns in-person Sept 11th

September 11th, 2021 Expressive Path presents is annual Arts & Music Festival: Art In The Park, inside Elmwood Park Zoo. It's slated to be a fun-filled day of Art, Live Music, Performances, Vendors, Raffles, Food, a Beer Garden, and the chance to see your favorite zoo animals.

$5000 Montco Grant now available for local Caterers, Food Trucks, and Restaurants

MONTCOSTRONG has announced its 2021 Restaurant Grant Program. Making available up to $5000-$10,000 for local Caterers, Food Trucks, and Restaurants, Deli's, Bakeries, & other For-profit Food Service entities. The application window for this program will open at approximately Noon on Wednesday, December 30, 2020 and close at approximately Noon on Friday, January 8, 2021.  This program is a … Continue reading $5000 Montco Grant now available for local Caterers, Food Trucks, and Restaurants

Beautique Room by Lisa celebrates Grand Opening of New salon location in Norristown

With over 24,000 working adults identifying as hairdressers, hairstylists or cosmetologists in 2019*; Pennsylvania finds itself in the top five states with the highest employment in this profession. Despite the abundance of hair care professionals in Pennsylvania only one promises to deliver success, beauty and blessings. On Sunday, September 6, Founder and Licensed Beautician Lisa … Continue reading Beautique Room by Lisa celebrates Grand Opening of New salon location in Norristown

Annual Art in the Park Arts & Music Festival goes Virtual

NORRISTOWN, PA – Expressive Path will present its “Virtual Art in the Park” on Saturday, September 19, from 2PM to 6PM. The virtual event will be streamed live from the Centre Theater in Norristown and can be viewed on Expressive Path’s Facebook and Instagram Live. The festival will feature live music from Former Strangers (Rock), … Continue reading Annual Art in the Park Arts & Music Festival goes Virtual

NASD Delays In-Person Classes to 2021: Norristown Area School District decides to offer only virtual instruction for all students through January 2021

JUST ANNOUNCED: July 28, 2020, Norristown "...we do not feel we should rush students back into the classroom until it is safe."- says NASD School Board President, Shae Ashe TODAY JULY 28TH Via a message to shared with NASD families and the community on ConnectEd and Youtube, Norristown Area School District Superintendent Chris Dormer announced … Continue reading NASD Delays In-Person Classes to 2021: Norristown Area School District decides to offer only virtual instruction for all students through January 2021

Norristown Councilwoman organizes Care Package collection drive for class of 2020 Graduates

This is a perfect time to get in where you fit it! Councilwoman Heather Lewis is organizing an effort to collect and donate 'Graduation Care Packages' Lewis had this to say, "Despite what is going on in the world, in our nation, my community never ceases to amaze me. Covid-19 threw us all for a … Continue reading Norristown Councilwoman organizes Care Package collection drive for class of 2020 Graduates

Norristown’s own Theater Horizon to host Hamilton’s Daveed Diggs LIVE During Its Weekly Online Live Show PoppaPink

Tony and Grammy Award-winning actor, rapper and producer Daveed Diggs will guest star on #POPPAPANK! a weekly Facebook Live show hosted on Theatre Horizon’s Facebook page, Wednesday April 29th. Daveed Diggs gained critical acclaim for originating the dual roles of Marquis de Lafayette and Thomas Jefferson in the original Broadway sensation cast of “HAMILTON” Daveed … Continue reading Norristown’s own Theater Horizon to host Hamilton’s Daveed Diggs LIVE During Its Weekly Online Live Show PoppaPink

FREE Mask Kits For Nurses -Husband and Wife team up to support local healthcare workers with homemade protective kits

MEET THE FLOWERS Rebecca May Flowers, Associate Artistic Director at Theatre Horizon in Norristown, and her husband Sean Flowers, a registered nurse working in Philadelphia, have started a project to deliver high quality homemade protections kits directly to healthcare workers who need them. According to their posts, the Flowers duo had this to say about … Continue reading FREE Mask Kits For Nurses -Husband and Wife team up to support local healthcare workers with homemade protective kits

Local Business Owners Say “Thank You” to Health Heroes

Locally Owned Businesseswork together to help push our community forward with a collective donation to essential workers at Einstein Medical Center Montgomery. #ThankYouHealthHeroes Want to see what else these featured donors are up to? Connect with them... @caught_clipped@beautiquehaircollection@beautiqueroombylisa@mazingtreats @flavaz___@ryan_skye.hairandbeauty This story was submitted as a Community Contribution. Thank you for your impact!

10 ways to help a small business or artist right now

#10TOKNOW - SMALL BIZ vs COVID-19 Edition In this special edition of #10TOKNOW we've split it into 5 WAYS TO SUPPORT A LOCAL BUSINESS/ARTIST EFFECTED BY COVID-19 and 5 WAYS TO SUPPORT YOURSELF AS A LOCAL BUSINESS/ARTIST EFFECTED BY COVID-19. Now is pretty a good time to go back to the drawing board... Photo by … Continue reading 10 ways to help a small business or artist right now