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Narberth borough manager waives hearing on DUI charges

5 hours 17 min ago
Longtime Narberth Borough Manager William Martin waived his preliminary hearing Monday morning in front of District Magisterial Judge Karen Eisner-Zucker in Bala Cynwyd. Two traffic citations that had been issued to Martin during the arrest were withdrawn.
Categories: Lower Merion

WATCH LIVE: Gov. Corbett to speak to media in Blooming Grove; Eric Frein still at large

6 hours 41 min ago
BLOOMING GROVE, Pa. - Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett will discuss the manhunt for a gunman who launched a deadly ambush outside a police barracks 10 days ago.
Categories: Lower Merion

Lower Merion School District updating policies on parental objections to classroom material

6 hours 41 min ago
What can a parent do when he or she objects to subject matter in the Lower Merion schools? There are policies for that.
Categories: Lower Merion

SEPTA debuts suicide prevention hotline signs at Montco transportation center

6 hours 41 min ago
NORRISTOWN -- As part of a coordinated effort to raise awareness and provide a lifeline to those contemplating suicide, Montgomery County, SEPTA and Montgomery County Emergency Services Inc. (MCES) came together at the Norristown Transportation Center’s regional rail terminal Sept.10 — World Suicide Prevention Day — to announce the placement of suicide prevention hotline placards at the station, and an initiative for a system wide rollout of suicide prevention signage. SEPTA police and rail workers will also carry cards with the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline number: 1-800-273-TALK.
Categories: Lower Merion

Ardmore Food Pantry blooms thanks to community support

7 hours 22 min ago
In recent years, the Ardmore Food Pantry at St. Mary’s Episcopal Church has helped to nourish people in need in the community.
Categories: Lower Merion

Getaway driver in Lower Merion bank robbery pleads guilty

7 hours 22 min ago
COURTHOUSE >> The getaway driver involved in the robbery of a TD Bank in the Haverford section of Lower Merion in August 2013 pleaded guilty Sept. 17, the same day that a trial was scheduled to begin.
Categories: Lower Merion

A stroll with Wagner Marseille, Lower Merion schools' acting superintendent, on Cynwyd Heritage Trail

7 hours 22 min ago
More than a dozen residents came out Tuesday morning for a leisurely stroll along the Cynwyd Heritage Trail to walk and talk with Lower Merion School District’s Acting Supt. Wagner Marseille.
Categories: Lower Merion

Montgomery County raises $2.1 million selling tax-delinquent properties

7 hours 44 min ago
NORRISTOWN >> After about an hour and a half of auctioneering on Thursday, 33 Montgomery County properties were sold to several bidders during county treasurer’s upset real estate tax sale.
Categories: Lower Merion

Lower Merion School District walking and listening tours with Dr. Marseille beginning Tuesday

7 hours 44 min ago
Acting Superintendent Dr. Wagner Marseille will be hosting a series of walking and listening tours in the community during the months of September and October. Join Dr. Marseille for fresh air and conversation about our schools while walking at a leisurely pace through various areas of our community. The first session is this Tuesday, Sept. 16 from 9:30 a.m. - 11 a.m. on the Cynwyd Trail. Meet in front of Cynwyd Station, located at 375 Conshohocken State Road in Bala Cynwyd. The walk will begin at 9:30 a.m. Additional upcoming events include:
Categories: Lower Merion

Photo: Ardmore firefighters extinguish mailbox fire

8 hours 1 sec ago
Ardmore firefighters extinguished a mailbox on fire Wednesday morning in front of the Rite Aid in Ardmore West shortly after 8 a.m. Postal authorities responded and removed the damaged mail.
Categories: Lower Merion

Andy Reid's son settles with Delco man over West Conshohocken road rage incident

8 hours 16 min ago
NORRISTOWN – The son of former Eagles head coach Andy Reid has reached a settlement with a Delaware County man who sued him in connection with an alleged road-rage incident that occurred in West Conshohocken.
Categories: Lower Merion

Andy Reid's son settles with Delco man over West Conshohocken road rage incident

Fri, 2014-09-19 10:24
NORRISTOWN – The son of former Eagles head coach Andy Reid has reached a settlement with a Delaware County man who sued him in connection with an alleged road-rage incident that occurred in West Conshohocken.
Categories: Lower Merion

'The Other Wes Moore' author to speak at Villanova University Sept. 25

Fri, 2014-09-19 10:24
Two boys, born within a year and blocks apart, grow up fatherless in one of America’s troubled inner cities.
Categories: Lower Merion

Relief denied for Wynnewood Shopping Center restaurant plan

Fri, 2014-09-19 10:24
On a second try, the owners’ request for relief from 60-year-old restrictions on expansion at the Wynnewood Shopping Center has been rebuffed.
Categories: Lower Merion

A stroll with Wagner Marseille, Lower Merion schools' acting superintendent, on Cynwyd Heritage Trail

Fri, 2014-09-19 09:22
More than a dozen residents came out Tuesday morning for a leisurely stroll along the Cynwyd Heritage Trail to walk and talk with Lower Merion School District’s Acting Supt. Wagner Marseille.
Categories: Lower Merion

Lower Merion School District updating policies on parental objections to classroom material

Thu, 2014-09-18 15:43
What can a parent do when he or she objects to subject matter in the Lower Merion schools? There are policies for that.
Categories: Lower Merion

Lower Merion board votes 7-1 to adopt Bala Village rezoning

Thu, 2014-09-18 15:43
Whether it was driven by the possibility of a school bus parking facility or not, whether it was rushed or long overdue, Lower Merion has a new zoning district.
Categories: Lower Merion

‘The Other Wes Moore’ author to speak at Villanova University Sept. 25

Thu, 2014-09-18 15:40
Two boys, born within a year and blocks apart, grow up fatherless in one of America’s troubled inner cities.
Categories: Lower Merion

Lower Merion Township disciplines 2 police officers

Thu, 2014-09-18 15:40
At its meeting Sept. 17, the Lower Merion Township Board of Commissioners voted to approve Supt. Michael McGrath’s recommendation one-day suspensions of two police officers.
Categories: Lower Merion

Lower Merion Police Reports: Dunkin' coffee stolen and recovered in retail theft

Thu, 2014-09-18 15:16
Lower Merion police arrested and cited a 53-year-old man from the 1200 block of Race Street in Philadelphia with retail theft from the Acme store on City Avenue in Bala Cynwyd Sept. 14 at 11:16 a.m.
Categories: Lower Merion