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Ambler man convicted of double-murder, sentenced to life

NORRISTOWN >> A 20-year-old Ambler man stood stone-faced as a jury determined he acted with a “specific intent to kill” when he fatally shot his mother and her boyfriend as they lay defenseless, sleeping in bed. ...

By Carl Hessler Jr. @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter|


  • Food

    National Pretzel Day is April 26: Get a free pretzel from Philly Pretzel Factory

    On Wednesday, April 26, pretzel fans can rejoice as their local Philly Pretzel Factory joins in the brand’s decade-long celebration of National Pretzel Day and gives away one free pretzel for every customer who walks through the door.


  • News

    World Cup champion McLain Ward will defend his Devon Horse Show and Country Fair title

    DEVON >> McLain Ward, fresh off a smashing victory in the World Cup Finals in Omaha, Nebraska, will be at the Devon Horse Show and Country Fair, May 25 – June 4, to defend his Devon Leading Open Jumper Rider title.

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    Fireworks & Fountains returning to Longwood Gardens

    EAST MARLBOROUGH >> Fireworks & Fountains illuminate the night sky once again at Longwood Gardens, with six awe-inspiring shows. After a two-year revitalization, the Main Fountain Garden returns with new dynamic fountain features including jets that propel water as high as 175 feet, new lighting features that can create an infinite number of color combinations, and a more immersive garden experience.

    Staff Report|

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    Tredyffrin/Easttown School District officials shocked by aide’s alleged ‘deplorable act’

    TREDYFFRIN >> After another Conestoga school aide was arrested last week for having an inappropriate relationship with a student, school district officials said that they were shocked and dismayed over the “deplorable act.”

    By Ginger Rae Dunbar @GingerDunbar on Twitter|

  • News

    Budget proposal would charge towns for using state police

    Nearly half of Pennsylvania’s 2,561 municipalities receive what state Rep. Mike Sturla refers to as “free police coverage” from the state police in lieu of using their own police forces.

    By Rick Kauffman @Kauffee_DT on Twitter|

  • Food

    CHEAP EATS: $10 dinners to try tonight

    Tightening your belt after Tax Day? Stretch your budget with healthy $10 dinners your family will love like black bean chili.

    By Emily Ryan For Digital First Media|

  • Crime

    North Coventry Police seek suspect in bank robbery

    NORTH COVENTRY >> Police are searching for a suspect after responding to a bank robbery on Route 100 Friday evening.

    Digital First Media|

  • Business

    And the winner is ... WCU contest encourages entrepreneurs

    WEST CHESTER >> In the end, dental hygiene won the night.

    By Brian McCullough @wcdailylocal on Twitter|

  • News

    POT BOOM: 3,000 attend medical marijuana expo in Pennsylvania

    Editor’s note: This is the first in a series of stories on medical cannabis and how its legalization will impact Pennsylvanians.

    By Eric Devlin @Eric_Devlin on Twitter|

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    Conservancy close to saving land in Chadds Ford area

    CHADDS FORD >> While the battle over a proposed housing development at the Crebilly Farm property in Westtown proceeds, an area land conservation organization has announced that its plan to save another nearby piece of open space is nearing completion.

    By Michael P. Rellahan @ChescoCourtNews on Twitter|

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