Sunday, March 17, 2013
Lansdale Area Fundraising Society and Molly Maguire's organized the annual 1-mile run through downtown Lansdale and the west ward of the borough. Proceeds went to Manna on Main Street.
Hundreds took part in the Molly Maguire’s 1-Miler Run Sunday afternoon in downtown Lansdale. The event benfited Manna on Main Street. This year debuted the Guinness Gallop, with its challenge: Drink a pint of Guinness before the race, run and drink another after the race. Check out our Patch Clip on the race!
Sunday, July 1, 2012
Voting ends August 17 in the 2012 Readers' Choice on Patch. Which nominated bar, pub or tavern is your favorite?
Where do you drown your sorrows? Where does your favorite barstool exist? Who has the best bartender or jukebox to make your pale ale more pleasurable? Vote for your favorite nominated bar or pub in our 2012 Readers' Choice contest for Best Bar or Pub in the Montgomeryville-Lansdale area. Voting ends at 11:59 p.m. August 17. The business with the most verified votes will be declared the Readers’ Choice Winner for that category on Montgomeryville-Lansdale Patch. In the event of a tie, the local editor will decide the winner by counting the number of positive comments from readers in the Readers' Choice survey story that were made during the Voting Period and award it to the business that has the higher total number. That means - keep …
You have until August 17 to cast your vote for where you think the best beer selection exists in the North Penn region
Who's got the best beer on tap or for takeout in the Montgomeryville and Lansdale area? Vote for your favorite place for potent potables below. Voting ends at 11:59 p.m. August 17. The business with the most verified votes will be declared the Readers’ Choice Winner for that category on Montgomeryville-Lansdale Patch. In the event of a tie, the local editor will decide the winner by counting the number of positive comments from readers in the Readers' Choice survey story that were made during the Voting Period and award it to the business that has the higher total number. That means - keep letting us know who is your favorite and why in the comments! Winners will receive the honor of being named the Readers’ Choice Winner on …
Thursday, May 31, 2012
The event benefits Joyce Dutton, a 63-year-old fighting ALS, or Lou Gehrig's Disease. For $35, you get apps and open bar on liquor, beer and draft
“Fans, for the past two weeks you have been reading about the bad break I got. Yet today I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the earth." - Lou Gehrig Like Gehrig, Joyce Dutton also has a bad break. But there's no reason she should feel like the unluckiest gal on Earth. Come out and show support so Joyce can remain living with her grandchildren and daughter, Tracy Dutton Gaal. The 63-year-old is fighting ALS, or amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease. Joyce's daughter has put on a benefit for her Saturday at 8 p.m. at Molly Maguire's in Lansdale. Proceeds go toward insurance costs for home care for Dutton and her family. "Slowly, she has lost the ability to paint, a talent she just discovered she …
Saturday, May 12, 2012
The Lansdale restaurant and bar was cited by the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board for selling or giving alcohol to a minor
Molly Maguire's in Lansdale was cited by the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board for selling alcohol to a minor in Feburary, according to an article in The Reporter. Pennsylvania State Police's Bureau of Alcohol Enforcement said Molly Maguire's sold or permitted the sale of alcohol to a 19-year-old on Feb. 9, according to the article. The state liquor law requires the offense be brought before an Administrative Law Judge, who can impose penalties up to $1,000 for minor offenses and up to $5,000 for more serious offenses. The judge can revoke or suspend a liquor license or mandate training on liquor law requirements, according to the law.
Friday, March 16, 2012
With 52-percent of the vote, the local Irish restaurant and pub wins in a landslide.
As a part of our "Reader's Choice" series, we asked local residents to chime in on the best place to celebrate Saint Patrick's Day. With the polls closed and the votes tallied, Molly Maguire's has been named the best place to celebrate Saint Patrick's Day in the Montgomeryville-Lansdale area, receiving 52-percent of the vote. Molly Maguire's is an Irish restaurant and pub located at the intersection of Main Street and Wood Street in Lansdale, which opened its doors during the summer of 2010. They feature authentic Irish cuisine, live entertainment and a large selection of craft beer. The Sumney came in second-place with 19-percent of the vote, and Montella's rounded out the top three with 9-percent of the vote. Thank you to everyone who …
Thursday, May 5, 2011
Happy Cinco de Mayo! Here's four things to keep you interested today.
1. Happy Cinco de Mayo! Today we commemorate the Mexican army's unlikely victory over French forces at the Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1862, under the leadership of General Ignacio Zaragoza Seguín, with drinking at some great bars. 2. Blogging premiered on Montgomeryville-Lansdale Patch yesterday. We have three dedicated bloggers and more to come. Check out our Local Voices section on the home page. Interested in blogging? Contact Tony Di Domizio at firstname.lastname@example.org. 3. The second annual Centenarian Celebration comes to Dock Woods Community, 275 Dock Drive, Towamencin, today from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. No, it’s not a celebration of some mythological creature. It’s a celebration for Older Americans Month that recognizes Montgomery …
Thursday, March 17, 2011
Here are our readers' picks for the best spots to celebrate the luck of the Irish today.
The Five Best Local Spots to Celebrate St. Patty's Day
Police will temporarily close portions of roads in the western end of Lansdale to accommodate 100-plus runners in the pub's first one-mile run benefiting Manna on Main Street
Manna on Main Street is about to benefit from a wee bit luck o’ the Irish. Molly Maguire’s Pub, along with North Wales Running Company in North Wales Borough, will hold the first annual Get Lucky One Miler run this evening. The event was partially organized by Lansdale resident and former councilman Ben Gross. It will be timed by Pretzel City Sports. The run will call for certain roads in Lansdale Borough to be closed along the One Miler route for a half-hour, beginning at 6:30 p.m. Here is the route: Left on South Wood Street to finish line Lansdale Borough council Wednesday night approved the closure of the streets, contingent on a certificate of insurance for liability Mayor Andy Szekely will be the grand marshal of the parade. “About …
Friday, March 11, 2011
Here are places to go and things to do alone or with the family to celebrate St. Patrick's Day.
You don’t have to be Irish to have fun this St. Patty’s Day. Everyone is Irish once a year on March 17, the day St. Patrick’s Day is celebrated in honor of the patron saint of Ireland, St. Patrick. He lived in the 400s A.D. and it is believed that he died on March 17. Although St. Patrick’s Day originated in Ireland, it is celebrated around the world, and it is sure to excite the kids. Whether keeping the younger kids at home, or sending the older ones off to school, encourage them to get dressed in green to represent the beautiful rolling green Irish terrain. There are so many things associated with St. Patty’s Day, making it easy to find a variety of activities to do with your children. Clovers, leprechauns and gold, luck, kissing the…