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Royersford speed-eating champion heads to Wing Bowl 23

By Eric Devlin @Eric_Devlin on Twitter |

North Coventry woman admits role in theft scheme at Limerick bank

NORRISTOWN >> A North Coventry woman, one of four women accused of being involved in a bad check scheme at a Limerick bank, has admitted to participating in the scheme. ...

By Carl Hessler Jr. @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter |


  • Politics

    Dr. Valerie Arkoosh sworn in as Montgomery County Commissioner

    NORRISTOWN >> A day after being unanimously voted into the office of county commissioner by Montgomery County’s 22 judges on the Court of Common Pleas, Dr. Valerie Arkoosh was sworn into office in the commissioners’ boardroom on Thursday morning.

    By Dan Clark @Danclark08 on Twitter |

  • 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...


  • 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 |

  • Politics

    Becker to seek 4th term as Montco recorder of deeds

    NORRISTOWN >> Montgomery County Recorder of Deeds Nancy Becker, who has held the office for the past 12 years, has announced she will seek re-election to a fourth term.

    By Dan Clark @DanClark08 on Twitter |

  • Business

    Valley Forge National Historical Park looks to rent commercial space in historic buildings

    UPPER MERION >> How would you feel about heading over to Valley Forge National Historical Park for a double shot cappuccino and a blueberry scone — in a quaint café setting where memories fairly resonate off the walls?

    By Gary Puleo @MustangMan48 on Twitter |

  • News

    Montco serial killer’s death sentence upheld by state Supreme Court

    HARRISBURG >> A Montgomery County serial killer’s conviction and death sentence have been upheld by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court with a harshly worded opinion that criticized the killer’s federal defenders.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter |

  • News

    Upper Providence ranked as one of the safest places in Pennsylvania

    Upper Providence Township is one of six Montgomery County communities — including Lower Salford Township, Franconia Township, Upper Gwynedd Township, Towamencin Township and Upper Dublin Township — that are among the safest municipalities in Pennsylvania, according to a real estate company that examined recent crime statistics in the state.

    By Michael Goldberg @mg_thereporter on Twitter |

  • News

    Phoenixville man starts sentence early in child porn case

    WEST CHESTER >> A Phoenixville man who had originally faced more than 100 charges of possession of child pornography was on Tuesday formally sentenced to jail on a lesser number of counts, a sentence he had voluntarily begun serving earlier this month.

    By Michael P. Rellahan @ChescoCourtNews on Twitter |

  • Business

    Wawa offering customers rewards through new app

    DELAWARE COUNTY >> Want a way to get something for free at Wawa?

    By Kathleen Carey |

  • News

    Upper Providence OKs zoning changes for Valley Forge Baptist Temple properties

    UPPER PROVIDENCE >> By a 2-0 vote, the township supervisors on Tuesday adopted an ordinance to reclassify the zoning of three adjacent parcels.

    By Leslie Lighton-Humphreys For Digital First Media |

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