Montgomery County

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

Trial Set To Begin in 2012 Murder of Infant and Grandmother in Montco

It took nearly seven days and a pool of more than 180 potential jurors, but the defense and prosecution have finished picking a jury to hear the case against Raghu Yandamuri.

09/24/2014

Photo of last year's 5k run. (Photo provided by the Women's Center of Montgomery County. Used with permission.)

Montco Women’s Center To Hold Fundraiser For Domestic Violence Programs

Amid all the controversy surrounding incidents of domestic violence in the NFL, a Montgomery County organization dedicated to ending abuse will raise money this weekend to help fund their programs.

09/24/2014

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Coastal Storm Brings Needed Rain

The heaviest rain will be late Wednesday night into Thursday morning, with the highest amounts across southern NJ & Delaware.

09/23/2014

File Photo (Ross Rabelow is led away after being sentenced in Montgomery County Court.  File photo credit: Brad Segall)

Long Prison Sentence for Bucks Man in Widespread Fraud of Elderly Homeowners

For 3½ years, prosecutors say, Ross Rabelow operated American Comfort, selling home care contracts to elderly residents who wanted to remain in their homes.

09/22/2014

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Weather Blog: Summer Sends A Dear John Letter To Everyone

Summer is moving on and plans to be packed up completely by Monday night.

09/20/2014

Lymphoma survivors at the 2013 Philadelphia Lymphomathon. (Credit: Jeffrey Iredell)

Montco Walk To Raise Money In Fight Against Common Form Of Blood Cancer

Hundreds are expected this weekend in Montgomery County in the fight against Lymphoma.

09/19/2014

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Jury Selection Continues For Trial Of Montco Man Accused Of Murdering Infant And Her Grandmother

he process of picking a jury for the trial of an Upper Merion man accused of murdering a 10-month old infant and her grandmother in their King of Prussia apartment nearly two years ago continues moving slowly in Montgomery County.

09/18/2014

Brendan Boyle File Photo (credit: Tim Jimenez/KYW)

State Rep Looking To Change Pa. Hate Crime Law

Even though the public may be looking at the brutal beating of two gay men in Center City as a hate crime, under state law…it’s not.

09/18/2014

(Lead conservator Kristin deGhetaldi  stands in front of "Triumph of David," believed to be by Pietro de Cortona.  Photo by Stephen Crossot, provided)

Villanova Art Historians Hope For New Revelations in Painting’s X-Rays

The “Triumph of David,” a 12′-by-20′ painting believed to be by artist Pietro de Cortona, is being examined by radiographic imaging.

09/16/2014

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Trial In 2012 Slaying Of Baby, Grandmother In Montco Set To Begin This Week

Jury selection is scheduled Tuesday in the trial of a suburban Philadelphia man accused of having killed a baby and her grandmother in a botched kidnapping plot.

09/16/2014

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A Few Showers, Then Staying Comfortable

The last full week of Summer will be feeling more like Fall as a cool and quiet weather pattern remains in place for most of the week.

09/15/2014

Artist rendering of the Wings of Freedom Aviation Museum. (credit: Pat Loeb)

Willow Grove’s Aviation Museum To Be Transformed Into Major Attraction

A huge expansion is planned for the aviation museum at the old Willow Grove Naval Air Station, one that sponsors say would turn it into a major attraction for the region, drawing a million visitors a year.

09/15/2014

(David Brennan, general manager of the Wayne Hotel, stands alongside its historic marker.   Photo by Lauren Lipton)

Positively Philadelphia: The Wayne Hotel

On the National Register of Historic Places, the Wayne Hotel, in Wayne, Pa., is now a modern, newly restored hotel with a long history.

09/14/2014

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Police: Norristown Man Electrocuted While Attempting To Steal Copper Wiring

Authorities say Norristown a man was killed while attempting extract copper wiring from high-voltage electrical box in Valley Forge National Historical Park.

09/13/2014

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Pa. Health Department Ending Free Flu Shots For Schoolchildren

Letters are going out to parents from various school districts in the Commonwealth saying that, due to federal budget cuts, free influenza vaccines will no longer be available.

09/12/2014

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