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Dranoff project: BOC OK's 7 a.m. start time; LM Commissioners reserve the right to rescind

Fri, 2016-09-23 09:57
In the hopes of speeding up the work on the upcoming One Ardmore Place project for the Cricket Lot, Lower Merion Board of Commissioners approved a final motion to allow the requested waiver of the township’s noise ordinance for a 7 a.m. rather than 8 a.m. start time.
Categories: Lower Merion

Plaintiff in LMSD tax lawsuit alleges district encouraged student’s online threats to him; district responds to allegations

Thu, 2016-09-22 10:46
The plaintiff in the Lower Merion tax lawsuit is accusing the district of encouraging a student to threaten him through an Internet posting and encouraging residents to protest in front of his law office, according to a recent court filing in the district tax lawsuit.
Categories: Lower Merion

Facilitation coach idea on hold: Narberth Borough Council members couldn’t agree on time

Wed, 2016-09-21 19:45
For Main Line Media News It looks as though Narberth Borough’s leaders may not be using the services of a coach to help them clear the air and put aside their differences.
Categories: Lower Merion

Narberth: Developer now has 2 approved plans for former Baptist Church of Evangel site

Wed, 2016-09-21 11:58
The owner of the former Baptist Church of the Evangel in Narberth now has two approved plans for development of the property at 198 Elmwood Ave.
Categories: Lower Merion

Narberth: Fitness Station site owner working with borough on shared uses

Wed, 2016-09-21 11:58
After a bitter dispute nearly two years ago, the prospect of a new public space in Narberth’s downtown seemed as dead as the proverbial doornail.
Categories: Lower Merion

Mosquito Samples Test Positive for West Nile Virus at 3 Lower Merion Township Parks

Tue, 2016-09-20 16:12
The Montgomery County Health Department (MCHD) has informed Lower Merion Township that mosquitoes collected from sample tests on September 8th and September 13th tested positive for the West Nile Virus. The samples were taken from Ashbridge Park in Rosemont, Shortridge Park in Wynnewood, and Penn Wynne Park.
Categories: Lower Merion

One Ardmore Place: Limited noise ordinance waiver granted for earlier start times

Tue, 2016-09-20 16:11
As construction on Ardmore’s Cricket Lot nears, a plan to temporarily replace parking there during redevelopment was not the only topic generating controversy this week.
Categories: Lower Merion

Cricket Ave. One-Way Extension In Effect Monday, Sept. 19

Fri, 2016-09-16 14:10
The Cricket Ave. one-way from Lancaster Avenue to Cricket Terrace will permanently extend to W. Athens Ave.
Categories: Lower Merion

Plan for mixed-use building on Cricket Avenue moves forward

Fri, 2016-09-16 11:25
The Lower Merion Building and Planning Committee Monday night recommended the Board of Commissioners approval of the preliminary land development plan for the new mixed-use building on Cricket Avenue across from the better known “Dranoff” project of One Ardmore Place.
Categories: Lower Merion

One Ardmore Place: Limited noise ordinance waiver granted for earlier start times

Thu, 2016-09-15 15:59
As construction on Ardmore’s Cricket Lot nears, a plan to temporarily replace parking there during redevelopment was not the only topic generating controversy this week.
Categories: Lower Merion

Long-delayed Cricket Lot construction should begin in October; parking changes discussed

Thu, 2016-09-15 10:54
Mid- to late October. That is when Ardmore businesses and residents can expect construction to begin on Dranoff Properties’ long-planned, oft-delayed One Ardmore Place development on Lower Merion Township’s Cricket Avenue Parking Lot.
Categories: Lower Merion

One Ardmore Place: Noise ordinance waiver granted for work to start at 7 a.m. weekdays

Thu, 2016-09-15 10:52
As construction on Ardmore’s Cricket Lot nears, a plan to temporarily replace parking there during redevelopment was not the only topic generating controversy this week.
Categories: Lower Merion

Lower Merion police reports: Car stolen from delivery driver, 2 cars' windows smashed in LA Fitness lot

Wed, 2016-09-14 16:42
Fishing supplies, alcohol taken in Gladwyne burglary - Lower Merion police are investigating a burglary at a residence on the 600 block of Merion Square Road in Gladwyne Sept. 5 at 2:53 p.m.
Categories: Lower Merion

Mosquito Samples Test Positive for West Nile Virus at 3 Lower Merion Township Parks

Wed, 2016-09-14 12:55
The Montgomery County Health Department (MCHD) has informed Lower Merion Township that mosquitoes collected from sample tests on September 8th and September 13th tested positive for the West Nile Virus. The samples were taken from Ashbridge Park in Rosemont, Shortridge Park in Wynnewood, and Penn Wynne Park.
Categories: Lower Merion

LMSD to hire outside attorney, put tax money in escrow; residents speak out for and against tax lawsuit

Wed, 2016-09-14 11:10
The Lower Merion School District will hire an outside attorney at nearly $500 per hour to represent them in its upcoming appeal of a recently decided tax lawsuit. At the same time, while the case is in appeal, the district will put money into an escrow account in the event that the district loses its appeal.
Categories: Lower Merion

Long-delayed Cricket Lot construction should begin in October; possible noise ordinance change could mean 7 a.m. workday start

Wed, 2016-09-14 11:10
Mid- to late October. That is when Ardmore businesses and residents can expect construction to begin on Dranoff Properties’ long-planned, oft-delayed One Ardmore Place development on Lower Merion Township’s Cricket Avenue Parking Lot.
Categories: Lower Merion

LMSD to hire outside attorney, put tax money in escrow; residents speak out for and against tax lawsuit

Tue, 2016-09-13 16:26
The Lower Merion School District will hire an outside attorney at nearly $500 per hour to represent them in its upcoming appeal of a recently decided tax lawsuit. At the same time, while the case is in appeal, the district will put money into an escrow account in the event that the district loses its appeal.
Categories: Lower Merion

Firefighters, first responders and community remember 9/11

Mon, 2016-09-12 14:49
As has become tradition, the Bryn Mawr Fire Company marked the 15th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks that took the lives of 343 of their fellow firefighters in New York City, as well as nearly 3,000 other lives.
Categories: Lower Merion

Ardmore firefighters remembering 9/11

Mon, 2016-09-12 09:58
Members of the Merion Fire Company of Ardmore sent one of its trucks to Liberty State Park this weekend. In an email, chief Tom Hayden said he wanted to thank all of its members who participated in the multiple events this weekend at the fire house.
Categories: Lower Merion

Whole Foods set for Wednesday opening

Sun, 2016-09-11 12:09
Almost 36 years to the day when the first Whole Foods store opened in Austin, Texas, the now 455-store chain welcomes its latest edition at 15 E. Wynnewood Road. The two-story glass and brick contemporary structure at the corner of Wynnewood Road and Lancaster Avenue will throw open its doors to the public at 9 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 14.
Categories: Lower Merion