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POP QUIZ: Which local craft beer should you be drinking?

Wed, 2014-10-22 12:54
It's a question you've asked yourself before..."Which local craft beer should I be drinking?"
Categories: Lower Merion

Lower Merion School District officials mull fences for some elementary schools

Wed, 2014-10-22 11:00
Lower Merion School officials Thursday morning discussed adding fences and gates on some of its elementary school properties as an enhanced security feature. The issue is also expected to be discussed at Monday night’s meeting of the Board of School Directors which begins at 8 p.m. in the Lower Merion School District Administration Building.
Categories: Lower Merion

Wynnewood's William Penn Inn listed among endangered historic Philadelphia properties

Tue, 2014-10-21 14:09
The potential loss to development of Wynnewood’s William Penn Inn is sending out ripples beyond Lower Merion Township.
Categories: Lower Merion

Update: Ex-Haverford School student admits being ringleader of Main Line Take Over Project

Tue, 2014-10-21 14:06
NORRISTOWN – He grew up on the affluent Main Line, attended The Haverford School, obtained a lacrosse scholarship and once worked for a local investment firm.
Categories: Lower Merion

Lower Merion police arrest woman, find thefts from 3 other Suburban Square stores

Tue, 2014-10-21 13:41
Lower police arrested a Wynnewood woman in connection with several alleged retail thefts in Lower Merion. Police say the investigation is continuing because additional items found in her possession may have been stolen in other jurisdictions.
Categories: Lower Merion

Lafayette College student, drug dealer admits role in Main Line Take Over Project

Tue, 2014-10-21 13:33
NORRISTOWN – Once a college student with a promising internship with an investment firm, a Connecticut man appeared in court and admitted to playing a part in a pot peddling ring as a member of the so-called “Main Line Take Over Project” in Montgomery County.
Categories: Lower Merion

'Visible City' by Tova Mirvis is 2014 One Book One Lower Merion selection

Tue, 2014-10-21 13:14
Since 2005, the Lower Merion Library System’s One Book One Lower Merion program has been bringing people together as a community of readers.
Categories: Lower Merion

Preserving viewshed driving factor in Pennswood Road development

Tue, 2014-10-21 13:14
In a precedent-setting decision, there is a resolution in the proposed subdivision of a prominent Bryn Mawr property that has stirred controversy in its neighborhood in recent months.
Categories: Lower Merion

Cricket Lot construction in Ardmore won't begin until after holidays

Tue, 2014-10-21 13:14
The Lower Merion Township Board of Commissioners voted Oct. 15 to once again extend several key deadline dates in its agreement with Dranoff Properties for redevelopment of Ardmore’s Cricket Avenue parking lot.
Categories: Lower Merion

Ex-Haverford School student admits being ringleader of Main Line Take Over Project

Tue, 2014-10-21 11:21
NORRISTOWN – A former lacrosse player at The Haverford School has admitted to being one of the ringleaders of a pot peddling operation, dubbed the “Main Line Take Over Project,” that targeted area high schools and colleges.
Categories: Lower Merion

Cricket Lot construction in Ardmore won't begin until after holidays

Tue, 2014-10-21 10:04
The Lower Merion Township Board of Commissioners voted Oct. 15 to once again extend several key deadline dates in its agreement with Dranoff Properties for redevelopment of Ardmore’s Cricket Avenue parking lot.
Categories: Lower Merion

Lower Merion School District officials mull fences for some elementary schools

Tue, 2014-10-21 10:04
Lower Merion School officials Thursday morning discussed adding fences and gates on some of its elementary school properties as an enhanced security feature. The issue is also expected to be discussed at Monday night’s meeting of the Board of School Directors which begins at 8 p.m. in the Lower Merion School District Administration Building.
Categories: Lower Merion

Lafayette College student, drug dealer admits role in Main Line Take Over Project

Mon, 2014-10-20 22:38
NORRISTOWN – Once a college student with a promising internship with an investment firm, a Connecticut man appeared in court and admitted to playing a part in a pot peddling ring as a member of the so-called “Main Line Take Over Project” in Montgomery County.
Categories: Lower Merion

Lafayette College student, drug dealer admits role in Main Line Take Over Project

Mon, 2014-10-20 13:55
NORRISTOWN – Once a college student with a promising internship with an investment firm, a Connecticut man appeared in court and admitted to playing a part in a pot peddling ring as a member of the so-called “Main Line Take Over Project” in Montgomery County.
Categories: Lower Merion

Friends Helping Friends community fundraising event set for Tuesday

Mon, 2014-10-20 11:22
Boscov’s will host Friends Helping Friends, a community fundraising event on Tuesday, Oct. 21, from 9 a.m. to 11 p.m. in all 43 of their stores. In 2014, Friends Helping Friends raised over $600,000 for charitable organizations in communities where Boscov’s stores are located.
Categories: Lower Merion

Lower Merion Police Reports: Caller reports seeing bear in Villanova

Mon, 2014-10-20 10:47
A caller reported to Lower Merion police at 8:23 a.m. Oct. 14 that they spotted a bear near the railroad tracks at Matsonford Road and Montgomery Avenue in Villanova. Police checked the area but no bear was found so the report could not be confirmed.
Categories: Lower Merion

Lower Merion's Aronchick discusses role in landmark same-sex marriage case

Mon, 2014-10-20 09:32
In early 2013, the tides were unpredictable in the movement to make same-sex marriage legal in more states.
Categories: Lower Merion

As closing nears, planning for Ardmore Cricket Lot redevelopment steps up

Mon, 2014-10-20 09:24
With construction set to start on Ardmore’s Cricket Avenue parking lot in as little as three months, plans for changes in the downtown during the process are still “a work in progress,” but that is a good thing, Lower Merion Township officials say.
Categories: Lower Merion

Villanova University to host Intercollegiate Irish Dance Festival Nov. 1

Mon, 2014-10-20 09:16
Flags of green, white and orange will wave in the wind at Villanova University on Saturday, Nov. 1 during the Intercollegiate Irish Dance Festival.
Categories: Lower Merion

Helicopter shines search lights on Ardmore Tuesday night, causing local buzz

Mon, 2014-10-20 09:16
The helicopter sightings over Ardmore that lit up social media late Tuesday night were the result of a stolen car out of Delaware County, Lower Merion officials said Wednesday.
Categories: Lower Merion