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Lower Merion police to crack down on aggressive driving on City Avenue; will increase seat belt enforcement in township

Tue, 2014-08-19 13:28
To increase safety on area roadways, the Lower Merion Police Department is cracking down on aggressive driving throughout the months of August and September in the area of City Avenue - and the roadways surrounding City Avenue.
Categories: Lower Merion

Two burglaries reported in Lower Merion

Tue, 2014-08-19 12:39
Lower Merion police report two burglaries in the township this week. The first was on the 500 Block of Oxford Rd., Bala Cynwyd. Sometime between 7:30 a.m and 10:30 a.m. a window was forced open and portable electronics and were jewelry taken.
Categories: Lower Merion

Lower Merion enrollment could top 8,000 this year, increasing concerns over bus parking

Tue, 2014-08-19 11:24
Lower Merion school officials say the district’s total enrollment could surpass 8,000 students for the first time since the 1975-76 school year. The higher enrollment is giving fresh concern the district’s transportation issues as it struggles to find space to park approximately 24 buses.
Categories: Lower Merion

Haverford Police Reports: Burglary arrest

Tue, 2014-08-19 11:24
600 block of Aubrey Avenue on Aug.10 at 4:45 p.m. – The victim reports that her medications were stolen. Police arrested Jacqueline Amber Roach, 21, of the 4000 block of Ellendale Rd., Drexel Hill, and charged her with burglary, theft, criminal trespass, and receiving stolen property.
Categories: Lower Merion

Lower Merion repaving project set for Conshohocken State Road, 3-week road closure expected

Tue, 2014-08-19 10:59
Milling and paving operations on Conshohocken State Road, between Spring Mill Road and Hollow Road in Gladwyne, are scheduled to begin during daylight hours on Monday, August 25, 2014. Though large parts of the 3.3-mile stretch of roadway will be closed within the work zone areas, the Township’s Public Works Department will make every effort to minimize traffic impact, and the contractor will be urged to finish the work as expeditiously as possible. The operations will include Saturdays and could last through mid-September, depending on weather conditions.
Categories: Lower Merion

Two burglaries reported in Lower Merion

Tue, 2014-08-19 10:24
Lower Merion police report two burglaries in the township this week. The first was on the 500 Block of Oxford Rd., Bala Cynwyd. Sometime between 7:30 a.m and 10:30 a.m. a window was forced open and portable electronics and were jewelry taken.
Categories: Lower Merion

Lower Merion police to crack down on aggressive driving on City Avenue; will increase seat belt enforcement in township

Tue, 2014-08-19 07:31
To increase safety on area roadways, the Lower Merion Police Department is cracking down on aggressive driving throughout the months of August and September in the area of City Avenue - and the roadways surrounding City Avenue.
Categories: Lower Merion

Lower Merion police to crack down on aggressive driving on City Avenue; will increase seat belt enforcement in township

Mon, 2014-08-18 23:24
To increase safety on area roadways, the Lower Merion Police Department is cracking down on aggressive driving throughout the months of August and September in the area of City Avenue - and the roadways surrounding City Avenue.
Categories: Lower Merion

Replay: Live from the Philadelphia Folk Festival

Mon, 2014-08-18 14:33
The 53rd annual Philadelphia Folk Festival is here. Ticket will be covering the event throughout the weekend. Check regularly for updates as we follow the events live. Read more at tickettoentertainment.com
Categories: Lower Merion

Candidates sought to fill Narberth Borough Council vacancy

Mon, 2014-08-18 12:20
Narberth Borough Council voted Aug. 11 to accept the resignation of Councilman Michael Alexander, setting in motion a process to appoint a candidate to serve the remainder of his term.
Categories: Lower Merion

Lower Merion police to crack down on aggressive driving on City Avenue; will increase seat belt enforcement in township

Mon, 2014-08-18 11:52
To increase safety on area roadways, the Lower Merion Police Department is cracking down on aggressive driving throughout the months of August and September in the area of City Avenue - and the roadways surrounding City Avenue.
Categories: Lower Merion

Villanova welcomes new students to campus this Wednesday

Mon, 2014-08-18 10:53
Villanova University will welcome 1,670 new students to campus Wednesday. Students will arive with suitcases, boxes and books ready to begin their academic careers as members of the Class of 2018. Most freshmen will be living at Stanford Hall on Villanova University’s South Campus.
Categories: Lower Merion

Condo plan for Narberth's Gleason Center approved, with 'glitch'

Mon, 2014-08-18 10:33
Narberth Borough has taken the next step toward preserving one of its landmark buildings, but not without a “glitch.”
Categories: Lower Merion

Ex-Main Line chiropractor convicted of soliciting someone to kill estranged wife loses appeal

Mon, 2014-08-18 10:33
NORRISTOWN – A former Main Line chiropractor convicted of charges he tried to hire someone to kill his estranged wife has lost his latest appeal but is continuing to wage a battle for a new trial.
Categories: Lower Merion

Haverford wins appeal of sign zoning decision at 931 Haverford Road

Mon, 2014-08-18 09:20
y Lois PuglionesiCORRESPONDENT HAVERFORD TWP. ---Delaware County Court of Common Pleas recently sustained the township’s appeal and reversed a prior Zoning Hearing Board decision granting variances to Premier Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Associates, for signage exceeding maximum allowable dimensions.
Categories: Lower Merion

Lower Merion enrollment could top 8,000 this year, increasing concerns over bus parking

Mon, 2014-08-18 09:00
Lower Merion school officials say the district’s total enrollment could surpass 8,000 students for the first time since the 1975-76 school year. The higher enrollment is giving fresh concern the district’s transportation issues as it struggles to find space to park approximately 24 buses.
Categories: Lower Merion

Penn Valley home burglarized Friday

Mon, 2014-08-18 08:56
Lower Merion police a burglary on the 1600 block of Hagys Ford Road in Penn Valley Friday.  Thieves entered through an open window sometime between 12:40 p.m. and 3 p.m.  Gold and silver jewelry were taken from the master bedroom.
Categories: Lower Merion

SEPTA reaches tentative agreement with IBEW Local 744

Sun, 2014-08-17 23:22
Negotiators for SEPTA and the union representing electrical workers for the transit system’s regional rail lines have reached a tentative agreement on a contract that, once ratified, will already be expired.
Categories: Lower Merion

Ticket: Live from the Philadelphia Folk Festival

Sun, 2014-08-17 23:22
The 53rd annual Philadelphia Folk Festival is here. Ticket will be covering the event throughout the weekend. Check regularly for updates as we follow the events live. Read more at tickettoentertainment.com
Categories: Lower Merion

Condo plan for Narberth's Gleason Center approved, with 'glitch'

Sun, 2014-08-17 23:07
Narberth Borough has taken the next step toward preserving one of its landmark buildings, but not without a “glitch.”
Categories: Lower Merion