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Narberth Ambulance marks 70 years of saving lives

Wed, 2014-11-26 22:53
In 1944, as World War II raged on, there was real concern stateside that it might reach America’s shores. To be prepared, Narberth Borough residents came together to form the Volunteer Medical Service Corps of Narberth. It also had a mission to provide transportation from Philadelphia’s ports for men and women returning from the fields of combat.
Categories: Lower Merion

Narberth Ambulance marks 70 years of saving lives

Wed, 2014-11-26 14:16
In 1944, as World War II raged on, there was real concern stateside that it might reach America’s shores. To be prepared, Narberth Borough residents came together to form the Volunteer Medical Service Corps of Narberth. It also had a mission to provide transportation from Philadelphia’s ports for men and women returning from the fields of combat.
Categories: Lower Merion

Montco commissioner Castor recalls 2005 investigation of Bill Cosby

Tue, 2014-11-25 16:58
NORRISTOWN – Montgomery County’s former top prosecutor recalled his 2005 criminal investigation of a woman’s sexual misconduct allegations against entertainer Bill Cosby was problematic due to a lack of forensic evidence in the case.
Categories: Lower Merion

Lower Merion says no bus parking at St. Charles

Tue, 2014-11-25 16:58
Ardmore >> One week after Lower Merion School District officials publicly disclosed the idea of acquiring a portion of the St. Charles Seminary property for bus parking, school officials are now saying that is no longer a viable option - after having spoken to representatives from St. Charles.
Categories: Lower Merion

Mix and mingle at Ardmore's Cricket Cringle Dec. 3

Tue, 2014-11-25 12:59
It started small on Ardmore’s Cricket Avenue, but a unique shopping experience is spreading the holiday spirit to other streets in the downtown.
Categories: Lower Merion

Lower Merion awards solid waste disposal contract, will see savings

Tue, 2014-11-25 12:46
In Lower Merion’s 2015 Proposed Budget, a projection for no increase in trash fees came with one caution. At the time of release of the plan, the township was still evaluating bids for disposal of solid waste that could affect costs.
Categories: Lower Merion

Text messages reveal Main Line Drug Take Over plan

Tue, 2014-11-25 12:43
NORRISTOWN – Two graduates of a prestigious, private school had a love for money and when they dropped out of college concocted a scheme to take over the marijuana business from existing drug dealers on the affluent Main Line, their text message conversations revealed.
Categories: Lower Merion

Destination Ardmore debuts to guide shoppers to businesses, events through Cricket Lot construction

Tue, 2014-11-25 08:30
Community debate about the project will surely continue, but Ardmore Initiative, the downtown business authority, is already gearing up to be sure the message goes out loud and clear: Ardmore is open for business now, during construction of Dranoff Properties’ One Ardmore Place on the Cricket Avenue parking lot, and after.
Categories: Lower Merion

Jogger hit by car near Lower Merion High School remains in ICU

Tue, 2014-11-25 08:30
A woman living in Ardmore was still in ICU at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania Wednesday, Nov. 19 and is expected to remained hospitalized with a head injury after being struck by a car last Thursday evening along the 300 block of Montgomery Avenue in Ardmore.
Categories: Lower Merion

Gladwyne library head honored with 2014 Patricia A. Dobbin award

Mon, 2014-11-24 16:26
The Southeast Chapter of the Pennsylvania Library Association (SEPLA) has awarded Carolyn Conti, head of the Lower Merion Library System's Gladwyne Free Library since 1993, with the prestigious 2014 Patricia A. Dobbin Award for her dedication and service.
Categories: Lower Merion

Text messages reveal Main Line Drug Take Over plan

Mon, 2014-11-24 16:26
NORRISTOWN – Two graduates of a prestigious, private school had a love for money and when they dropped out of college concocted a scheme to take over the marijuana business from existing drug dealers on the affluent Main Line, their text message conversations revealed.
Categories: Lower Merion

Residents worry One Ardmore Place's 8 stories are out of character with surrounding buildings

Mon, 2014-11-24 16:26
There was no mistaking the message from the majority of the audience filling the Lower Merion Township board room Wednesday night. It was spelled out across the bright blue T-shirts many were wearing: “Keep Cricket Lot 4 Ardmore.”
Categories: Lower Merion

Permanent left-turn ban sought at Narberth tunnel

Mon, 2014-11-24 16:26
NARBERTH >> There are new developments on the divisive issue of traffic and safety at “The Wynnewoods.”
Categories: Lower Merion

St. Charles, cuts to student parking among many options for Lower Merion bus parking

Mon, 2014-11-24 16:26
How would a school bus depot look on the grounds of the Saint Charles Seminary on the corner of Lancaster and City avenues?
Categories: Lower Merion

Grappling with Demons: Inside 'Foxcatcher'

Mon, 2014-11-24 16:26
On Jan. 26, 1996, multi-millionaire John du Pont gunned down Dave Schultz, an Olympic gold medal-winning wrestler, at his estate in Newtown Township. Schultz was a member of Team Foxcatcher, a group of elite wrestlers who trained and, in the case of Schultz and a few other top athletes, lived on the property. In advance of the Friday release of “Foxcatcher,” the Bennett Miller film starring Steve Carell as du Pont, the Daily Times interviewed people who spent considerable time on the property and with du Pont and Schultz.
Categories: Lower Merion

Holiday events on the Main Line

Sun, 2014-11-23 09:03
Editor’s note: Send us your holiday events to newsdesk@mainlinemedianews.com to be added to our events list.
Categories: Lower Merion

Holiday events on the Main Line

Sat, 2014-11-22 08:12
Ardmore Hanukkah celebration >> Menorah lighting at Suburban Square begins Tuesday, Dec. 16 at 6 p.m. Hanukkah Wonderland is TBD.
Categories: Lower Merion

Lower Merion police lobby closed for the next six weeks

Sat, 2014-11-22 08:12
The lobby of the police administration building will be closed on Nov. 18 for approximately six weeks. Police business will be conducted at the building and planning counter located in the township administration building.
Categories: Lower Merion

Residents worry One Ardmore Place's 8 stories are out of character with surrounding buildings

Fri, 2014-11-21 21:02
There was no mistaking the message from the majority of the audience filling the Lower Merion Township board room Wednesday night. It was spelled out across the bright blue T-shirts many were wearing: “Keep Cricket Lot 4 Ardmore.”
Categories: Lower Merion

Text messages reveal Main Line Drug Take Over plan

Fri, 2014-11-21 16:47
NORRISTOWN – Two graduates of a prestigious, private school had a love for money and when they dropped out of college concocted a scheme to take over the marijuana business from existing drug dealers on the affluent Main Line, their text message conversations revealed.
Categories: Lower Merion