Montgomery County

(Montgomery County DA Risa Ferman, in file photo by Jim Melwert)

Montco DA Says Statute of Limitations Prevents New Prosecution of Bill Cosby

Montgomery County district attorney Risa Ferman says there’s nothing her office can do with the new information that he obtained prescription drugs for others.

07/07/2015

(Stephen Stace follows his lawyer out of a Montgomery County courtroom following his sentencing.  Photo by Jim Melwert)

Retired Montco Music Professor Sentenced For Sexting Minor Girl

Stephen Stace, a retired Penn State-Abington music professor, is headed to prison after pleading guilty to sharing explicit photos with a 16-year-old girl in Spain.

07/06/2015

(A California valley coyote.  File photo by Justin Johnsen)

Officials Warning Residents Of Possible Coyote Sightings In Whitpain Township, Pa.

Whitpain Township police say that although the animals are not normally aggressive toward people, they have been known to attack and feed on smaller animals, including househould pets.

07/06/2015

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Area Patient-Assistance Group Says Need For Housing During Pope Visit is Huge

Hosts for Hospitals, based in Gladwyne, maintains a network of families who offer their homes as a place for patients and family members who come from out of town for specialized care at hospitals in the Greater Philadelphia area.

07/02/2015

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3 Hospitalized In ATV Accident In Montgomery County

Chopper 3 was over the scene Wednesday night in Upper Hanover, Montgomery County.

07/01/2015

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Weather: EF-1 Tornado Confirmed In Chester County

Around 2:11pm, an EF-1 tornado packing winds of up to 95 mph briefly dropped down in Honey Brook, PA.

07/01/2015

Bob Josuweit, WA3PZO, of the Holmesburg Amateur Radio Club, operates his ham radio as part of the Field Day emergency exercise. (Credit: Mark Abrams)

Radio Operators Testing Emergency Preparedness This Weekend In Montco

Amateur radio operators from throughout the region will join thousands across the country in a field emergency test this weekend.

06/27/2015

Superintendant Kate Hammond.
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Officials Hope To Lure Some Of The Millions Expected For Papal Visit To Montgomery County

Montgomery County Commissioner Josh Shapiro says the visit from Pope Francis transcends religion.

06/25/2015

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Thousands Still Without Power Following Tuesday’s Storms

About 137, 000 people are still without power following Tuesday night’s powerful storms.

06/25/2015

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Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: Upper Vermont’s Lake Champlain Region

Getaways can be relaxing and recharging. Here’s an ideal spot for one.

06/25/2015

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Five Leaders Honored At KYW Newsradio’s Annual Women’s Achievement Awards

Patricia DeCarlo, the executive director of the Norris Square Community Alliance in North Philadelphia, was one of the honorees who was recognized during Tuesday night’s 6th annual award ceremony.

06/24/2015

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Community Cancellations: Wednesday, June 24

CBS Philly has received the following community cancellations for Wednesday, June 24, 2015.

06/24/2015

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Downed Trees And Storm Damage Impacting Roads Wednesday Morning

In addition to power outages and problems hitting mass transit on PATCO and SEPTA Wednesday morning, several area roads have been affected by the storms that hit the region on Tuesday.

06/24/2015

(A poster at the groundbreaking showed some of the remodeling plans for Plymouth Whitemarsh High School, in Plymouth Meeting, Pa.  Photo by Kim Glovas)

8-Phase Makeover of Plymouth Whitemarsh High School Begins

A ceremonial groundbreaking was held today for a $40-million makeover of Plymouth Whitemarsh High School, in Montgomery County.

06/22/2015

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Weather: Heavy Rain Expected This Weekend

Heavy rain is expected this weekend as remnants from Tropical Storm Bill spin eastward into the Delaware Valley. A Flood Watch is in effect for our entire region Saturday evening through Sunday because of the threat of downpours and flooding.

06/19/2015