Montgomery County

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Some Rain On The Way

Shower chances will increase tonight with low temperatures in the 50s.

5 hours ago

(File photo by  Tom Mihalek/ AFP/ Getty Images)

Montgomery County Holding Four Days of Health Emergency Drills

If you saw people in hazmat suits in Plymouth Township last night, don’t worry: it was only a drill.

9 hours ago

(Photos from Montco DA)

‘Preppie Drug Ring’ Leader Pleads Guilty To Main Line Dealing

Timothy Brooks (left photo) pleaded guilty to five counts including possession with intent to distribute, criminal conspiracy, and running a “corrupt organization.”

11 hours ago

(Pa. state senator LeAnna Washington. Photo provided)

Case Against Pa. Sen. LeAnna Washington May Be Wrapping Up

Judge Steven O’Neill told defense attorneys that he’ll want to know by Friday whether Washington will plead guilty to the charges against her or whether her case will go to trial.

10/20/2014

(Photo provided by Montco DA)

Another Guilty Plea in Main Line ‘Preppie Drug Ring’ Case

John Cole Roseman, 21, admitted he sold pot on the Lafayette College campus and has agreed to testify against the ring’s alleged ringleaders.

10/20/2014

(credit: Maryellen Anastasio, 
Mount Saint Joseph Academy)

Students From ‘The Mount’ Invited To Liberty Medal Ceremony After YouTube Video Goes Viral

A group of Mount Saint Joseph Academy students will be on stage tomorrow when Malala receives the Liberty Medal at the national Constitution Center.

10/20/2014

(File photo.  Credit: Thinkstock)

Montco Law Firm Celebrates Milestone By Giving Back And Planning For The Future

There have been many changes in Norristown over the last 100 years, but one constant has been the High Swartz law firm.

10/19/2014

(CLEAR SAILING: all three southbound lanes of the Northeast Extension, and the shoulder, were clear of traffic cones after the renovated section of road was reopened on Friday.  Photo provided)

All Lanes of Renovated Section of NE Extension Reopened To Traffic

Construction to widen the Northeast Extension, from Lansdale south, began in 2011.

10/17/2014

The Limerick Nuclear Power Plant.  (Photo provided by Nuclear Regulatory Commission)

Montco Power Plant To Host Community Open House

If you’ve ever wanted to see the inner workings of a nuclear power plant, you have a chance this evening in Montgomery County.

10/16/2014

(Photo from Upper Merion PD)

Montgomery County Jury Sentences Man To Death For Killing Of Baby, Grandmother

After three and a half hours of deliberations, the seven men and five women delivered the death penalty to Raghu Yandamuri for the killings of Saanvi Venna and her grandmother.

10/14/2014

(A Septa Regional Rail train.  File photo by John Ostapkovich)

Regional Rail Engineers Reach Tentative Deal With SEPTA

Engineers who operate commuter trains in the Philadelphia area have reached a tentative contract with the regional transit agency.

10/13/2014

(Photo from Upper Merion PD)

Yandamuri Jury Will Pick Up Penalty Deliberations on Tuesday

The Upper Merion man was found guilty of murdering a grandmother and her infant granddaughter two years ago. He acted as his own attorney during the trial phase.

10/13/2014

(Raghunandan Yandamuri, in custody at the Montgomery County Courthouse, as his murder trial began.  Photo by Brad Segall)

Defense Attorneys Try to Keep Montco Child Killer From Death Sentence

Raghu Yandamuri, who also killed the infant girl’s grandmother, told the judge he doesn’t want the hearing and will accept the death penalty.

10/10/2014

(Har Zion's assistant rabbi, Rabbi Uri Allen, in the synagogue's drive-thru sukkah.   Photo by Gavi Miller, provided)

In Penn Valley, One Synagogue Offers a Drive-Thru Holiday Sukkah

The Jewish fall harvest holiday of Sukkot is celebrated in an open-air hut. Har Zion Temple wanted to make it easier for busy families to take part.

10/10/2014

(Raghunandan Yandamuri, in custody at the Montgomery County Courthouse, as his murder trial began.  File photo by Brad Segall)

Montgomery County Man Found Guilty In Murder Of Baby, Her Grandmother

A Montgomery County jury has found an Upper Merion man guilty of all charges including two counts of first degree murder for killing a ten-month-old girl and her grandmother during a botched kidnapping attempt nearly two years ago.

10/09/2014

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