Lower Merion

The Daily Salvo for July 29, 2014 - "Smelling Like Roses"

The Daily Salvo - 1 hour 12 min ago
The Daily Salvo for July 29, 2014 - "Smelling Like Roses"
In the 'garden of residential real estate', Diane Cardano is a flower among many weeds. From: The Daily Salvo Views: 0 0 ratings Time: 01:01 More in News & Politics

Lower Merion's William Penn Inn may have been used as 'safe house' for runaway slaves; demolition delayed

Main Line Times - 2 hours 31 min ago
The Lower Merion Historical Commission voted 4-0 Monday evening to recommend a 90-day delay of demolition of an 18th-century inn on Lancaster Avenue in Wynnewood, as new information was presented about its use as a "safe house" for runaway slaves in the early 1800s.
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Proposed Bala Cynwyd apartment project moves ahead

Main Line Times - 2 hours 48 min ago
On the seven-acre parcel that is 150 Monument Road in Bala Cynwyd today, there is a six-story office building, surrounded by a veritable sea of parking lot – pretty typical of the pattern of development in Lower Merion Township’s prime commercial corridor over the past several decades.
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Mad Mex to open in Wynnewood Aug. 11

Main Line Times - 2 hours 48 min ago
Mad Mex, the Pittsburg-based California-Mexican cuisine restaurant, has announced its new restaurant in Wynnewood will open its doors Aug. 11.
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Lower Merion police report vehicle break-ins at Thomas Wynne Apartments

Main Line Times - 4 hours 6 min ago
Lower Merion police report Tuesday three vehicles were entered overnight at Thomas Wynne Apartments.
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Narberth Borough Manager Bill Martin facing DUI charges

Main Line Times - 8 hours 24 min ago
Narberth Borough Manger Bill Martin is facing DUI charges following a traffic stop in Wynnewood last week.
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Corbett has spent $1.7 million on TV ads since the primary

Main Line Times - 9 hours 7 min ago
Gov. Tom Corbett, trailing opponent Tom Wolf by 20 to 25 points in the polls, has poured $1.66 million into television ads blanketing the state in July, according to FCC reports.
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Mad Mex to open in Wynnewood Aug. 11

Main Line Times - 9 hours 28 min ago
Mad Mex, the Pittsburg-based California-Mexican cuisine restaurant, has announced its new restaurant in Wynnewood will open its doors Aug. 11.
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Lower Merion's William Penn Inn may have been used as 'safe house' for runaway slaves; demolition delayed

Main Line Times - 9 hours 39 min ago
The Lower Merion Historical Commission voted 4-0 Monday evening to recommend a 90-day delay of demolition of an 18th-century inn on Lancaster Avenue in Wynnewood, as new information was presented about its use as a "safe house" for runaway slaves in the early 1800s.
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Lower Merion police radio upgrade needed now -- and maybe later

Main Line Times - 10 hours 22 min ago
Several times over the past two years, Lower Merion Police Superintendent Michael McGrath has updated township commissioners on Montgomery County’s planned upgrade of its public safety radio system and the township’s potential participation – a potential major future expense.
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Lower Merion planners to discuss new Bala Cynwyd apartments plan today

Main Line Times - 10 hours 22 min ago
A plan for a large new apartment building, the second to come forward since commercial properties on City Avenue in Bala Cynwyd were rezoned two years ago, will be up for review today in Lower Merion Township.
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Delay recommended on plan to raze historic Wynnewood inn

Main Line Times - Mon, 2014-07-28 21:34
The Lower Merion Historical Commission voted 4-0 Monday evening to recommend a 90-day delay of demolition of an 18th-century inn on Lancaster Avenue in Wynnewood, as new information was presented about its use as a "safe house" for runaway slaves in the early 1800s.
Categories: Lower Merion

Narberth Borough Manager Bill Martin facing DUI charges

Main Line Times - Mon, 2014-07-28 15:48
Narberth Borough Manger Bill Martin is facing DUI charges following a traffic stop in Wynnewood last week.
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Montco man pleads in attempted sex with 'boys'

Main Line Times - Mon, 2014-07-28 14:50
MEDIA COURTHOUSE — A 42-year-old Montgomery County man pleaded guilty Thursday to attempted involuntary deviate sexual intercourse and solicitation to involuntary deviate sexual intercourse in two separate cases of attempting to have sex with teenage boys online.
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Lower Merion police report 2 Bala Cynwyd burglaries over weekend

Main Line Times - Mon, 2014-07-28 14:50
On Saturday, July 26 on the 100 block of Montgomery Ave., Bala Cynwyd, a residential apartment burglary occurred between Friday, July 25 at 10 p.m. and Saturday, July 26 at 7 a.m. There was no sign of forced entry. Cash and perfume were taken.
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The Daily Salvo for July 28, 2014 - "Dont Be Shy"

The Daily Salvo - Mon, 2014-07-28 14:33
The Daily Salvo for July 28, 2014 - "Dont Be Shy"
It's time for devout and faithful Catholics to stop admiring St. Charles Seminary from afar and finally make that long overdue visit. From: The Daily Salvo Views: 0 0 ratings Time: 01:01 More in News & Politics

In Southeasten PA, subminimum wages paired with vocational training

Main Line Times - Mon, 2014-07-28 12:59
Every day, hundreds of men and women with disabilities clock in to work at Montgomery County’s Developmental Enterprises Corporation (DEC), where they’ll spend their workday in manufacturing or packing. At four of five centers in the county, these individuals made an average of $1.48 hourly.
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Narberth's Crazy Aaron's Putty World wins company award for Phantoms Putty

Main Line Times - Mon, 2014-07-28 12:59
A vast majority of Narberth residents might know Aaron Muderick for his position as Vice President of the Narberth Borough Council. Others might refer to him as “Crazy” Aaron, the man who left his job as a software engineer 12 years ago to pursue his dream: making and distributing putty around the world.
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Mad Mex to open in Wynnewood Aug. 11

Main Line Times - Mon, 2014-07-28 12:52
Mad Mex, the Pittsburg-based California-Mexican cuisine restaurant, has announced its new restaurant in Wynnewood will open its doors Aug. 11.
Categories: Lower Merion

Lower Merion police radio upgrade needed now -- and maybe later

Main Line Times - Mon, 2014-07-28 12:45
Several times over the past two years, Lower Merion Police Superintendent Michael McGrath has updated township commissioners on Montgomery County’s planned upgrade of its public safety radio system and the township’s potential participation – a potential major future expense.
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