$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

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

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

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

Horizon At Home – Theatre Horizon, Norristown, Launches a New Virtual Classroom experience to combat quarantine boredom

Today marks the official launch of HORIZON AT HOME! Powered by Theatre Horizon, Norristown In the first virtual class posted you can learn a fun dance to the song ZIP-A-DEE-DOO-DAH from ALICE IN WONDERLAND JR with Theatre Horizon Teaching Artist Dakota Demato https://youtu.be/IEsPS7Y27no https://youtu.be/IEsPS7Y27no Horizon at Home is a free service provided by Theatre Horizon. … Continue reading Horizon At Home – Theatre Horizon, Norristown, Launches a New Virtual Classroom experience to combat quarantine boredom

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