Lower Merion

Pa. Unemployment Rate at Lowest Since March 2008

Ardmore-Merion-Wynnewood Patch - Thu, 2015-01-29 22:33
The state unemployment rate remains lower than the national unemployment rate.
Categories: Lower Merion

Don't Shoot the Messenger: More Snow on the Way for Ardmore

Ardmore-Merion-Wynnewood Patch - Thu, 2015-01-29 19:16
But unlike “Snowmaggedon2015,” forecasters aren’t predicting very much.
Categories: Lower Merion

Bomb threat forces evacuation of Montgomery County courthouse

Main Line Times - Thu, 2015-01-29 12:58
COURTHOUSE >> An investigation is underway to find out who called in two bomb threats Thursday morning that led to the evacuation of the county’s courthouse.
Categories: Lower Merion

Lower Merion adds more metered spaces to parking plan for Cricket Lot construction

Main Line Times - Thu, 2015-01-29 12:54
ARDMORE >> Hearing renewed pleas from some Ardmore businesses, Lower Merion commissioners have made a change in a plan for temporary parking during construction on Ardmore’s Cricket Avenue parking lot.
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UPDATE: Lower Merion police investigating Facebook report of potential racial profiling incident

Main Line Times - Thu, 2015-01-29 12:15
A Penn Wynne woman says two teenagers hired to shovel her walk after Monday night’s snow were stopped and racially profiled by Lower Merion police.
Categories: Lower Merion

$659K Charles Lane Home Just Listed in Wynnewood

Ardmore-Merion-Wynnewood Patch - Thu, 2015-01-29 11:01
Find other properties for sale in Ardmore, Merion and Wynnewood from our partners at Zillow.
Categories: Lower Merion

Bomb threat forces evacuation of Montgomery County courthouse

Main Line Times - Thu, 2015-01-29 10:54
According to Frank Custer, director of communications of Montgomery County, a bomb threat was sent to the county courthouse Thursday morning shortly before 9 a.m.
Categories: Lower Merion

As Narberth Pharmacy closes, borough residents say a 'piece of downtown disappears'

Main Line Times - Thu, 2015-01-29 10:54
NARBERTH BOROUGH >> Narberth said goodbye this week to a beloved business.
Categories: Lower Merion

UPDATE: Lower Merion police investigating Facebook report of potential racial profiling incident

Main Line Times - Thu, 2015-01-29 10:31
A Penn Wynne woman says two teenagers hired to shovel her walk after Monday night’s snow were stopped and racially profiled by Lower Merion police.
Categories: Lower Merion

Dr. Valerie Arkoosh to take Leslie Richards' spot on Montgomery County Board of Commissioners

Main Line Times - Thu, 2015-01-29 10:24
NORRISTOWN >> Judges of the Montgomery County Court of Common Pleas voted unanimously Wednesday to appoint Springfield Township Democrat Dr. Valerie Arkoosh to fill the vacant spot left by Leslie Richards on the Montgomery County Board of Commissioners.
Categories: Lower Merion

Accused Cop Killer Pleads Not Guilty

Ardmore-Merion-Wynnewood Patch - Thu, 2015-01-29 10:20
Eric Frein spent 48 days in hiding after authorities said he killed a Pennsylvania state trooper in September.
Categories: Lower Merion

NovaRacing car on display at Philadelphia Auto Show

Main Line Times - Thu, 2015-01-29 09:54
RADNOR >> A snazzy formula race car is nearing completion in a basement garage workshop in the Villanova University Center for Engineering Education and Research (CEER).
Categories: Lower Merion

Predicted snow smackdown for central Montgomery County disappointsSnow totals vastly lower than expected

Main Line Times - Thu, 2015-01-29 09:54
NORRISTOWN >> Many central Montgomery County residents woke up Tuesday morning expecting a blizzard of snow at their feet and found mere inches of snow.
Categories: Lower Merion

Lower Merion board President Rogan issues statement regarding police, shovelers

Main Line Times - Thu, 2015-01-29 09:24
Lower Merion Board of Commissioners President Liz Rogan made the following statement regarding an incident in which police questioned individuals shoveling snow at a Wynnewood home on Jan. 27 at the opening of a board committee meeting Jan. 28:
Categories: Lower Merion

The Blizzard That Fizzled, Medical Marijuana, President Coming to Town: The Week So Far

Ardmore-Merion-Wynnewood Patch - Wed, 2015-01-28 18:41
Plus, there was an earthquake in Chester County. Did you feel it?
Categories: Lower Merion

Traffic Alert: Obama in Philadelphia Thursday

Ardmore-Merion-Wynnewood Patch - Wed, 2015-01-28 18:28
And Vice President Joe Biden will be in town Friday.
Categories: Lower Merion

Frigid Weekend Temperatures Prompt Code Blue Extension

Ardmore-Merion-Wynnewood Patch - Wed, 2015-01-28 18:00
The county's Code Blue declaration was set to expire Thursday morning but recent forecasts have prompted an extension.
Categories: Lower Merion

Lower Merion police investigating incident between officers, 'two kids' shoveling snow

Main Line Times - Wed, 2015-01-28 17:07
Lower Merion Township officials said Wednesday morning that they are investigating a report posted on Facebook Tuesday night that Lower Merion police stopped two kids and questioned them regarding snow shoveling.
Categories: Lower Merion

Arkoosh Tapped to Be Montco Commissioner

Ardmore-Merion-Wynnewood Patch - Wed, 2015-01-28 15:59
She will fill the seat left vacant by Leslie Richards, who resigned to become the state's transportation secretary.
Categories: Lower Merion

Ardmore Reacts To Blizzard-That-Wasn't

Ardmore-Merion-Wynnewood Patch - Wed, 2015-01-28 15:19
Many say they're upset that forecasters and public officials overestimated the impact of Tuesday's storm.
Categories: Lower Merion