Norristown Native and friend to Happening (iN)TOWN, Katie Kohler opens up about her recent medical journey and the stinging silence surrounding women's health. Sometimes the hardest words to say are the ones right before you think they'll be your last. "Listen to your body. Listen to your doctors. Ask questions. And never forget that you … Continue reading Don’t talk about it! Period?
Lost and Found
Original Poem by: The Mystic - 3rd Place W(iN)NER She lost herself, then she found herself. She found herself in the darkest places. She even found herself inside of herself, hiding in the shadows of herself. Flowers bloom in the strangest places. Sometimes pain is the medicine we need for our bones. Sometimes pain is … Continue reading Lost and Found
2019 Poetry Contest Winners
Thank you to the participants in our 2019 National Poetry Month Poetry Contest. Your unique voices and creative works are appreciated! 2019 W(iN)NERS 3rd Place W(iN)NER - The Mystic: writer and creative artist 2nd Place W(iN)NER - Brandon "Mello" Jones: poet & owner of the Se7en creative arts complex ..... and drum roll, please...... 1st … Continue reading 2019 Poetry Contest Winners
Operation Clean Up Green Up – Norristown’s newest beautification campaign
HAPPY EARTH 🌎 DAY! Happening (iN)TOWN has partnered with the Municipality of Norristown & Keep Norristown Beautiful to advance the beautification of Norristown through Operation Clean Up Green Up. We need your help! Please use the hashtag #NourishNorristown during community cleanups & your Earth Day celebrations. Together we can shine a better light on our … Continue reading Operation Clean Up Green Up – Norristown’s newest beautification campaign
Calling all of 19401! April is the month of poetry, a celebration that was introduced in 1966 by the Academy of American poets and the celebration still lives on till this day. For centuries poetry has been a way to reach an audience on subjects that are not always touched upon such as global warming … Continue reading Poetry Contest
Talking With Folks (iN)TOWN [Ep. 1] – Crandall Jones, Municipal Administrator
@happeningintown presents: Talking With Folks iNTOWN Tune in as Crandall Jones, Municipal Administrator of Norristown PA, gives us his run-down of what's happening in town: https://youtu.be/OJO58RdYTxQ YouTube Link: https://youtu.be/OJO58RdYTxQ We want to hear your thoughts Comment Below!
SNOW DAY FEB 20th
Due to the weather conditions - all NASD schools will be closed on Wednesday, February 20, 2019.
Spread the Love (iN)Town
Are you Valentine's Day ready? 19401 and 19403 are full of places to get your last minute gifts for you & your love. Shops, Restaurants, Artists, Jewelers, and More. Tell us about a local business/vendor you used for this Valentine's Day, and we will select a WINNER to receive a featured article on our site. … Continue reading Spread the Love (iN)Town
Our Official Launch is MARCH 2019
Stay Tuned. In the meantime, get your event posted to our site and social media accounts: EMAIL your event info to firstname.lastname@example.org
Don’t Miss Out, Find Out
"I would have come, but I didn't know anything about it." (iN)TOWN is dedicated to bringing you the latest and update information on events, opportunities, activities, and businesses in the 19401. How can a community strive if we don't know where and how to access the information we need? Social Media has brought us closer … Continue reading Don’t Miss Out, Find Out