Montgomery County

(Montgomery County DA Risa Ferman, in file photo by Brad Segall)

Montgomery County District Attorney Won’t Seek Re-Election

Montgomery County District Attorney Risa Ferman says she will not run for re-election, but instead will seek a seat as a Common Pleas Court judge.

01/06/2015

(Credit: CBS3)

PennDOT, Local Officials Tackling Snow Preparations In Delaware Valley

PennDOT and City officials started treating roads late Sunday night, and at midnight PennDOT began rolling out the road crews, meaning a full fleet of salt and brine trucks and plows are ready to go.

01/06/2015

(File Photo: The Pennsylvania Turnpike.)

Pennsylvania Turnpike Tolls Going Up — Again — on Sunday

This Sunday, turnpike tolls will go up five percent across the board.

01/02/2015

(Rick Buckman, owner of Spring Mountain, stands in front of a snowmaking machine at Spring Mountain Resort.   File photo by Jay Lloyd)

After A Slow Start To Winter, Area Ski Resorts Say Weather Is Finally Cooperating

At Spring Mountain Ski Area, in Montgomery County, they started making snow in late November, but December brought rain and warmer temperatures.

01/01/2015

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WEATHER: Weekend Brings First Large Storm of 2015

Despite a bright, quiet start to the new year, we won’t have to wait long for our first large system.

01/01/2015

(A Port Indian water skiier performs some tricks on New Year's Day 2013.  File photo from CBS3)

Crazy Montco Group Again Water Skiing on New Year’s Day — But It’s For A Good Cause

A New Year’s Day tradition that dates back more than three decades in Montgomery County is designed to be a day of fun but also to raise money for a camp for deserving children.

01/01/2015

(credit: CBS)

Lankenau Hospital Patient Steals Van, Crashes During Escape Attempt

A patient was injured while trying to escape a hospital in a stolen delivery van in Lower Merion.

01/01/2015

(The American Meteor Society's "HeatMap" of the event.)

Blazing Meteor (Really!) Gives East Coast An Early Taste of End-of-Year Fireworks

The American Meteor Society, which is compiling reported sightings of the cosmic event, received more than 1,100 reports of the event as of Wednesday afternoon.

12/31/2014

(Photo illustration by Ed Fischer)

Malvern Man Accused of Stealing Gifts Meant For Trash Collectors

Police arrested 50-year-old Norman Demko of Malvern and charged him with stealing cash and gift cards left for the local trash collectors.

12/31/2014

(Iris Gibney. Photo provided by Montgomery County prosecutor's office)

Montco Woman Headed For Trial in Sex-With-Underage-Boy Case

Iris Gibney, 42, waived her preliminary hearing and was ordered held for trial on charges that she engaged in sexual acts with the 17-year-old Pottsgrove High School student.

12/30/2014

(credit: Derek Fitzgerald)

Montgomery County Cancer Survivor Celebrates Spot In Major Endurance Event

41-year-old Fitzgerald is celebrating word that he’s won a spot at the starting line for the 2015 Ironman World Championship in Kona, Hawaii in October.

12/30/2014

(credit: Chopper 3)

Truck Overturns, Catches Fire On Route 422 In Lower Pottsgrove

The incident was reported around 3:45 p.m. Monday on Route 422 westbound near the Armand Hammer Boulevard overpass.

12/29/2014

(Photo provided by Montgomery County DA)

Montco Woman Charged With DUI Homicide in Crash That Killed Her Husband

Prosecutors say Alexandria Cogan had a blood alcohol level more than three times the legal limit when she got behind the wheel on August 19th. In the passenger seat was her husband, Stuart.

12/29/2014

(FBI-provided surveillance images of two bank robberies believed to have been committed by the same man.)

FBI Hoping For a Break To Nab Philadelphia-and-Suburbs Serial Bank Robber

He struck again today at a Wells Fargo Bank in Bryn Mawr, Pa.

12/29/2014

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

Year In Review: Montgomery County Man Sentenced To Death In Killing Of Infant, Grandmother

A Montgomery County jury delivered two death sentences to a King of Prussia man who was convicted of murdering a ten month old girl and her grandmother during what prosecutors say was a kidnapping gone bad.

12/27/2014

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