In Other News

Bomb threat at Montgomery County Courthouse under investigation

By Dan Clark |

U.S. Geological Survey says minor quake felt outside Downingtown area

DOWNINGTOWN >> The United States Geological Survey recorded a minor earthquake Sunday evening a short distance outside the Downingtown borough. ...

By Michael N. Price @MikePriceWrites on Twitter |


  • Editorials

    EDITORIAL: Pa. needs a strong shield law for journalists

    Apparently, shooting the messenger is much more appealing to a statewide grand jury than actually investigating how the information was leaked in the first place.


  • Opinion

    Citizens United will stifle business innovation

    Five years after the Supreme Court handed down its decision in Citizens United v. FEC, the United States is still feeling its ill effects.

    By David Levine Courtesy of the American Forum |

  • Columns

    Think About It: Before I Go Blind

    “What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.”

    By Don Meyer, Ph.D. Columnist |

  • Pets

    Pets of the Week

    Elsa (cat) Elsa is an all-black domestic short hair who is a sweet and active fur-ball! She is approximately 6 months old, spayed, and loves other pets and children.


  • Events

    Calendar of Events

    Ongoing Annual Prom Dress Boutique: Spring-Ford Students Need an Alternate Party (SNAP) invites the Spring-Ford community to shop their annual Prom Dress Boutique at Spring-Ford Area High School. These lightly worn formal and semi-formal dresses are perfect for any winter or spring dance. Fitting rooms and seamstresses will be available to assist with accurate fit for each customer. Students from surrounding school districts are invited to attend! All proceeds benefit the Spring-Ford...


  • Business

    Merger of 2 Montco ‘complementary’ banks called off

    LIMERICK >> It looks like The Victory Bank of Limerick and Huntingdon Valley Bank will not be merging after all.

    By Donna Rovins @MercBiz on Twitter |

  • News

    Finalist in Super Bowl ad competition from Lansdale

    LANSDALE >> A Lansdale native is among the finalists vying for a spot among this year’s Super Bowl commercials.

    By Eric Fitzsimmons |

  • News

    Route 422 restrictions at Route 363 Interchange in Montco for overhead bridge construction

    KING OF PRUSSIA >> Daytime lane closures will be in place next week on Route 422 at the Route 363 (Trooper Road) Interchange in West Norriton and Lower Providence townships, Montgomery County, for overhead bridge construction, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation said today.

    By Digital First Staff |

  • Politics

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

    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.

    By Dan Clark @Danclark08 on Twitter |

  • Automobiles

    Philadelphia Auto Show returns to the Pennsylvania Convention Center

    EAST NORRITON >> Is your “next” a torqued-up, tire-melting icon of speed and style, a granola-crunching power train, or a hard-working, two-ton pickup truck?

    By Gary Puleo @MustangMan48 on Twitter |

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