Lower Merion

Bryn Mawr College Receives $15 Million Gift

Ardmore-Merion-Wynnewood Patch - Fri, 2015-04-24 17:33
The donation came from one of the school's most prominent graduates, Isabel Hamilton Benham.
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String of Bike Thefts Reported in Lower Merion

Ardmore-Merion-Wynnewood Patch - Fri, 2015-04-24 15:34
Five thefts were reported in three days, most occurring in the Wynnewood section of Lower Merion.
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Lower Merion begins review of 'generational planning'

Main Line Times - 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.
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City Avenue political billboard adding heat to Lower Merion Ward 7 race

Main Line Times - 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.
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Ward 7 Debate: Rogan, Karasik race draws nearly 100 to Wynnewood

Main Line Times - Fri, 2015-04-24 12:50
Incumbent Liz Rogan faces challenger Andrew Karasik for board seat
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$273K Mapleshade Road Home Among Ardmore Open Houses

Ardmore-Merion-Wynnewood Patch - Fri, 2015-04-24 12:36
Find open houses in Ardmore, Merion and Wynnewood this weekend from our partners at Zillow.
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Second special prosecutor sworn in for AD Kane case

Main Line Times - 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.
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Ward 7 Debate: Rogan, Karasik races draws nearly 100 to Wynnewood

Main Line Times - Fri, 2015-04-24 11:47
Incumbent Liz Rogan faces challenger Andrew Karasik for board seat
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SEPTA proposes $1.37B 2016 budget with no change in fares

Main Line Times - 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.
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Montgomery County commissioners plant 'moon tree' at courthouse

Main Line Times - 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.
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Pa. Attorney General Kane's criminal contempt hearing postponed

Main Line Times - 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.
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Lower Merion School District enrollment data to be presented Monday

Main Line Times - 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.
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Macy's to leave Suburban Square in 2016

Main Line Times - 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.
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Radnor police seek help in identifying attempted burglar

Main Line Times - 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.
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Lower Merion Police Reports: Flat iron stolen from CosmoProf

Main Line Times - 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.
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Charges pending for 2 arrested in strong-armed robbery in Bala Cynwyd

Main Line Times - 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.
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Lower Merion Ranked 16th Most Challenging High School in Pennsylvania

Ardmore-Merion-Wynnewood Patch - Thu, 2015-04-23 14:47
The Washington Post calculated the school's ratio of advanced and collegiate level exams by the number of students.
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Macy's to leave Suburban Square in 2016

Main Line Times - 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.
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Radnor police seek help in identifying attempted burglar

Main Line Times - 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.
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$799K Golfview Road Home Just Listed in Ardmore

Ardmore-Merion-Wynnewood Patch - Thu, 2015-04-23 11:50
Find other properties for sale in Ardmore, Merion and Wynnewood from our partners at Zillow.
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