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Lower Merion begins review of 'generational planning'

Fri, 2015-04-24 13:00
ARDMORE >> Nine years in the making, a draft new Comprehensive Plan for Lower Merion is now in the hands of township leaders and the public.
Categories: Lower Merion

City Avenue political billboard adding heat to Lower Merion Ward 7 race

Fri, 2015-04-24 12:55
The billboard that has added fuel to a heated Lower Merion Township commissioner race came down Thursday from its perch above City Avenue, but a revised version is going back up.
Categories: Lower Merion

Ward 7 Debate: Rogan, Karasik race draws nearly 100 to Wynnewood

Fri, 2015-04-24 12:50
Incumbent Liz Rogan faces challenger Andrew Karasik for board seat
Categories: Lower Merion

Second special prosecutor sworn in for AD Kane case

Fri, 2015-04-24 12:33
COURTHOUSE >> A Montgomery County defense attorney was sworn in on Tuesday to act as a temporary special prosecutor in the indirect criminal contempt hearing against Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane.
Categories: Lower Merion

Ward 7 Debate: Rogan, Karasik races draws nearly 100 to Wynnewood

Fri, 2015-04-24 11:47
Incumbent Liz Rogan faces challenger Andrew Karasik for board seat
Categories: Lower Merion

SEPTA proposes $1.37B 2016 budget with no change in fares

Fri, 2015-04-24 10:12
NORRISTOWN >> SEPTA unveiled a $1.36 billion budget for 2016 Thursday at a public hearing at the Montgomery County Human Services Center. The budget, which calls for a $38 million spending increase over 2015, includes no changes in fares or services.
Categories: Lower Merion

Montgomery County commissioners plant 'moon tree' at courthouse

Fri, 2015-04-24 10:12
NORRISTOWN >> One of the first things Bruce L. Castor Jr. did after being elected to serve a four-year term as Montgomery County commissioner with Josh Shapiro and Leslie Richards was to look for a replacement for the old oak tree that stood at the courthouse by the corner of Airy and Swede streets.
Categories: Lower Merion

Pa. Attorney General Kane's criminal contempt hearing postponed

Fri, 2015-04-24 10:12
COURTHOUSE >> A Montgomery County judge has granted a request from attorneys for embattled Attorney General Kathleen Kane by ordering that the criminal contempt hearing against her scheduled for Monday be continued.
Categories: Lower Merion

Lower Merion School District enrollment data to be presented Monday

Fri, 2015-04-24 09:03
ARDMORE >> Ten years ago the Lower Merion School District had 6,759 students. This year the enrollment was up to 8,053. Now school officials have asked another outside entity to look at the numbers to determine what the next several years might look like. On Monday night they hope to get that answer.
Categories: Lower Merion

Macy's to leave Suburban Square in 2016

Fri, 2015-04-24 08:37
Suburban Square shoppers looking for a good clearance sale will need to stop by Macy’s in spring 2016. That’s when, according to a spokesperson for the department store chain, the Macy’s location in Ardmore will be closing.
Categories: Lower Merion

Radnor police seek help in identifying attempted burglar

Thu, 2015-04-23 16:53
Radnor Township police are asking for the public’s help in identifying the man alleged to have been involved in an interrupted burglary in the Rosemont section of the township.
Categories: Lower Merion

Lower Merion Police Reports: Flat iron stolen from CosmoProf

Thu, 2015-04-23 15:23
Retail theft>> Lower Merion police received a report of a theft of a flat iron from CosmoProf, a beauty supply store at 44 Greenfield Avenue in Ardmore. The theft was reported to police April 16.
Categories: Lower Merion

Charges pending for 2 arrested in strong-armed robbery in Bala Cynwyd

Thu, 2015-04-23 15:23
Lower Merion police reported a man and a woman were arrested after a witness contacted police to report a robbery near Bryn Mawr and Union avenues in Bala Cynwyd April 17 at 11 a.m.
Categories: Lower Merion

Macy's to leave Suburban Square in 2016

Thu, 2015-04-23 13:33
Suburban Square shoppers looking for a good clearance sale will need to stop by Macy’s in spring 2016. That’s when, according to a spokesperson for the department store chain, the Macy’s location in Ardmore will be closing.
Categories: Lower Merion

Radnor police seek help in identifying attempted burglar

Thu, 2015-04-23 12:10
Radnor Township police are asking for the public's help in identifying a male allegedly involved in an interrupted burglary in the township.
Categories: Lower Merion

Ward 7 Debate: Rogan, Karasik races draws nearly 100 to Wynnewood

Thu, 2015-04-23 11:27
Incumbent Liz Rogan faces challenger Andrew Karasik for board seat
Categories: Lower Merion

Narberth residents meet new solicitor, officer appointed Class A

Thu, 2015-04-23 09:16
During a busy meeting Monday, April 17, Narberth residents saw the promotion of a police officer and had a first chance to meet the borough’s new solicitor.
Categories: Lower Merion

UPDATED: Ardmore Open House set for May 2

Thu, 2015-04-23 08:05
UPDATE: An earlier version of this story included information about a planned Kentucky Derby Day pre-party.  According to the organizers, there has been a change in plans and Cricket Avenue will not be closed during the afternoon for activities. From the Ardmore Business Association: "Everyone is invited to come watch the Kentucy Derby in comfort in the downtown pub of their choice."
Categories: Lower Merion

Norman Carpet One recognizes 9/11 first responders

Thu, 2015-04-23 08:05
It isn’t every day that a team of real-life heroes walks into your store, but that is what happened Friday morning at Norman Chaikin’s Norman Carpet One in Bryn Mawr.
Categories: Lower Merion

Tired Hands Brewing Company to open new Fermentaria

Thu, 2015-04-23 07:53
Starting April 24, there will be a new place to enjoy the “strange and beautiful” beers that have made Ardmore’s Tired Hands Brewing Company a local phenomenon in not quite three years.
Categories: Lower Merion