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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

(The Potomac River overflows its banks at high tide on Tuesday, October 7, 2014, in Washington, DC.  Photo by Brenda Ekwurzel, provided)

Report: Climate Change Will Worsen Tidal Flooding All Along East Coast

A new report by the Union of Concerned Scientists projects that in the next three decades years, Philadelphia could go from about 19 tidal flooding events per year to more than 200.

10/09/2014

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

Jury Sent Home For The Night In Yandamuri Trial

After nearly six hours of deliberations, the jury hearing the case of an Upper Merion man charged with murdering a ten-month-old infant and her grandmother was sent home for the night.

10/08/2014

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One More Sunny Day, Then Some Rain

A high pressure system will remain in control for Thursday, keeping skies mostly sunny with highs a bit cooler near 70 degrees.

10/08/2014

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Montgomery County Mother Charged With Introducing Daughter To Heroin

Police say last April, Patricia Davenport took her 15-year-old daughter into the kitchen of the Harleysville apartment where they formerly lived, introducing her to the deadly drug heroin, which she snorted.

10/08/2014

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Trick-Or-Stick ‘Em Up at a Hatboro Bank; No Injuries

The incident took place shortly after 10am at the TD Bank branch on South York Road.

10/08/2014

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Brotherly Love: Planting The Seed Of Generosity In Kids

Local children are getting lessons in charity from a Montgomery County non-profit.

10/08/2014

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Weather: A Sunny Break, More Rain Ahead

Rain has moved away, and sunny skies are here to stay, for the next few days that is.

10/08/2014

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

Yandamuri Back On The Stand In Montco Double Murder Trial

The 28-year-old man says he was forced to go the apartment at gunpoint by two men who committed the crimes.

10/07/2014

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Man Accused Of Attacking, Holding Woman Against Will In Upper Merion

An Upper Merion Township man is accused of attacking and holding a woman against her will inside his home.

10/04/2014

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

Yandamuri, Defending Himself, Says He’ll Take The Stand at His Murder Trial

Prosecutors contend that Raghu Yandamuri, 28, tried to kidnap ten-month-old Saanvi Venna and hold her for ransom to pay off his gambling debts.

10/03/2014

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Catholic School on Main Line Packs Thousands of Meals in Mission of Mercy

Sixth through eighth graders at Waldron Mercy Academy converted the school’s gymnasium into an assembly line to package 20,000 meals for the international relief agency “Stop Hunger Now.”

10/03/2014

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