Lower Merion

Police: Trooper Ambush Suspect Belongs to 'Military Simulation Unit'

Ardmore-Merion-Wynnewood Patch - 2 hours 40 min ago
Several school districts were closed this week out of concerns for student safety as Eric Frein remains at large.
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Lower Merion Police Reports: Dunkin’ coffee stolen and recovered in retail theft

Main Line Times - 3 hours 13 min ago
Lower Merion police arrested and cited a 53-year-old man from the 1200 block of Race Street in Philadelphia with retail theft from the Acme store on City Avenue in Bala Cynwyd Sept. 14 at 11:16 a.m.
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Catholic School Coach Fired in Connection With Center City Gay Attack

Ardmore-Merion-Wynnewood Patch - 3 hours 49 min ago
Reports say that former students of Archbishop Wood are suspected of beating two gay men in Center City last week.
Categories: Lower Merion

A stroll with Wagner Marseille, Lower Merion schools' acting superintendent, on Cynwyd Heritage Trail

Main Line Times - 3 hours 57 min ago
More than a dozen residents came out Tuesday morning for a leisurely stroll along the Cynwyd Heritage Trail to walk and talk with Lower Merion School District’s Acting Supt. Wagner Marseille.
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Relief denied for Wynnewood Shopping Center restaurant plan

Main Line Times - 3 hours 57 min ago
On a second try, the owners’ request for relief from 60-year-old restrictions on expansion at the Wynnewood Shopping Center has been rebuffed.
Categories: Lower Merion

Director David Lynch captivates Bryn Mawr Film Institute crowd

Main Line Times - 3 hours 57 min ago
He was introduced as the “master of shadows and light” and the “preeminent modern film illusionist.”
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SEPTA debuts suicide prevention hotline signs at Montco transportation center

Main Line Times - 5 hours 6 min ago
NORRISTOWN -- As part of a coordinated effort to raise awareness and provide a lifeline to those contemplating suicide, Montgomery County, SEPTA and Montgomery County Emergency Services Inc. (MCES) came together at the Norristown Transportation Center’s regional rail terminal Sept.10 — World Suicide Prevention Day — to announce the placement of suicide prevention hotline placards at the station, and an initiative for a system wide rollout of suicide prevention signage. SEPTA police and rail workers will also carry cards with the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline number: 1-800-273-TALK.
Categories: Lower Merion

Woman Dies at 88, and Other Obituaries

Ardmore-Merion-Wynnewood Patch - 5 hours 47 min ago
Find recent death notices for people with ties to Ardmore, Merion and Wynnewood.
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Zoning relief granted in Lower Merion for St. Charles Borromeo Seminary consolidation

Main Line Times - 5 hours 59 min ago
An essential piece of St. Charles Borromeo Seminary’s plan to continue its more than 140-year history in Wynnewood is now in place.
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The Daily Salvo for September 17, 2014 - "One Giant Leap...of Faith"

The Daily Salvo - Wed, 2014-09-17 17:41
The Daily Salvo for September 17, 2014 - "One Giant Leap...of Faith"
The Philadelphia Walk for Life is 'One small step for pro-family Christians, one giant leap for unborn children.' From: The Daily Salvo Views: 0 0 ratings Time: 01:01 More in News & Politics

The Daily Salvo for September 16, 2014 - "Taxes, Taxes, Taxes"

The Daily Salvo - Wed, 2014-09-17 17:26
The Daily Salvo for September 16, 2014 - "Taxes, Taxes, Taxes"
In real estate, the old cliche, "location, location, location" should be replaced by the reality of TAXES, TAXES, TAXES. From: The Daily Salvo Views: 0 0 ratings Time: 01:01 More in News & Politics

Police: Front Door Forced Open in Ardmore Burglary

Ardmore-Merion-Wynnewood Patch - Wed, 2014-09-17 15:37
A laptop computer was taken from the home, police said.
Categories: Lower Merion

Enterovirus D68 Confirmed in Four at CHOP

Ardmore-Merion-Wynnewood Patch - Wed, 2014-09-17 13:38
These are the first confirmed cases of the respiratory virus in Pennsylvania.
Categories: Lower Merion

Director David Lynch captivates Bryn Mawr Film Institute crowd

Main Line Times - Wed, 2014-09-17 13:26
He was introduced as the “master of shadows and light” and the “preeminent modern film illusionist.”
Categories: Lower Merion

$1.38M Golfview Road Home Among Those For Sale in Ardmore

Ardmore-Merion-Wynnewood Patch - Wed, 2014-09-17 13:13
Find other properties for sale in Ardmore, Merion and Wynnewood from our partners at Zillow.
Categories: Lower Merion

Photo: Ardmore firefighters extinguish mailbox fire

Main Line Times - Wed, 2014-09-17 13:02
Ardmore firefighters extinguished a mailbox on fire Wednesday morning in front of the Rite Aid in Ardmore West shortly after 8 a.m. Postal authorities responded and removed the damaged mail.
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Warrant Issued for State Trooper Murder Suspect

Ardmore-Merion-Wynnewood Patch - Wed, 2014-09-17 12:59
Authorities have identified the suspect wanted for an ambush attack that killed one state trooper and injured another.
Categories: Lower Merion

Police Get Social Media Help To Track Down Assault Suspects

Ardmore-Merion-Wynnewood Patch - Wed, 2014-09-17 12:51
Facebook and Twitter have helped identify suspects accused of beating up two gay men on a Philadelphia sidewalk last week.
Categories: Lower Merion

Update: Burglar nabbed in Haverford

Main Line Times - Wed, 2014-09-17 11:27
Haverford police arrested a man who attempted to break into a home in the 1000 block of Alston Road Monday. A resident interrupted the intruder who was using a step ladder to attempt to gain entrance into the first floor window of the home about 11:30 a.m.  
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Ardmore firefighters extinguish mailbox fire

Main Line Times - Wed, 2014-09-17 11:00
Ardmore firefighters extinguished a mail box on fire in front of the Rite Aid in Ardmore West this morning shortly after 8:00AM. Postal authorities responded and removed the damaged mail. 
Categories: Lower Merion