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

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!

Norristown Area School District obtains waiver to feed students during school closures through grab-and-go meals distribution

Norristown Area School District Meal Distribution during School Closure Mar 14, 2020 The Pennsylvania Department of Education has obtained a waiver from the federal government for school districts to provide meal service to students during school closure related to the Coronavirus.  "I am very pleased to inform you that late Friday evening we received approval … Continue reading Norristown Area School District obtains waiver to feed students during school closures through grab-and-go meals distribution

Senior Adults in Norristown NEED OUR HELP!

"With everything happening [with COVID-19], Montco SAAC is desperately in need of Meals on Wheels drivers." says Melissa Buckminster, Montco Senior Adult Activities Center Coordinator  The senior centers will be closed for the next two weeks due to the declaration made by Governor Tom Wolf’s today,  Meals on Wheels is an essential service and will … Continue reading Senior Adults in Norristown NEED OUR HELP!

There is HOPE, fundraisers and more supporting the upcoming HOPE COMMUNITY BALL

RAD Karaoke & Entertainment. RAD Karaoke owner, Luke Ellers, along with Hopeworx Inc and Christ Church are hosting a prom style dinner/dance for the homeless on April 18th.  Tonight they present The CHARITY SILENT ART AUCTION, 1 of 3 planned fundraisers to support the upcoming Ball. The Silent Art Auction will take place at two … Continue reading There is HOPE, fundraisers and more supporting the upcoming HOPE COMMUNITY BALL

AQueen is home and ready to rule

Ariana Queenan is no stranger to Norristown. After some time away pursuing her Masters in Journalism from Hofstra University, Ariana has returned home to the area, and she is building out her throne one line at time. Journalist, Marketing & Communications Coordinator, and Business Owner are just a few of the crowns Ariana is sporting … Continue reading AQueen is home and ready to rule