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4 Students Hospitalized After Being Struck By Branch On Penn State’s Abington Campus

Four students were taken to an area hospital on their first day back to school after they were struck by a branch on Penn State’s Abington campus Monday evening.


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2 Teens Struck By Car In Abington

Two teens were hospitalized after being struck by a car in Montgomery County early Monday morning.


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Bike And Walk Event In Jenkintown To Raise Money In Fight Against Rare Disease

Familial Dysautonomia is primarily a Jewish genetic disease that afflicts about 350 people around the world. Twelve of them are in the Philadelphia area and two at Old York Road Temple-Beth Am in Abington.



Abington Citizens Push For Anti-Discrimination Ordinance

A newly formed group of citizens in Abington say they will continue to put pressure on the Board of Commissioners until they pass an anti-discrimination measure.


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It Wouldn’t Be A Holiday Season Without The Nutcracker

The Nutcracker opens tonight at the Academy of Music.


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Abington Mom Goes To Jail For Hosting Underage Kegger

A has judge found Kathleen Tompkins guilty of child endangerment and related charges and immediately sentenced the 46-year-old woman to one to 23 months behind bars.



Visiting Team’s Lockers Rifled During Neshaminy Football Game

Abington lost the game. Then, when they went into the locker room, players found that numerous items from cell phones and iPods to cash and even clothing had been swiped from the lockers.


Suspect in Abington Abduction Offers Apology

A man who spent nearly half of his 53-year life in jail is once again locked up, facing charges that he kidnapped and assaulted a 20-year-old waitress in Abington, Pa.


Suspect Arrested in Montco Abduction, Assault

Authorities on Tuesday night arrested a man who they say abducted a young woman from a parking lot in Abington early Sunday morning and beat her before she was able to break free.


Police See Rising Tide of Daytime Suburban Burglaries

Cheltenham, Pa. police are alarmed over a surge of summer burglaries that also have residents concerned.


Abington Hospital Donates Surgery to Haitian Girl

A nearly two-year-old toddler from Haiti is getting lifesaving surgery to correct a rare digestive abnormality at no cost, thanks to the kindness of the staff at Abington Memorial Hospital.


Abington Man Sentenced for Molesting Girl in PAL Program

by KYW’s Brad Segall A former volunteer for the Police Athletic League in Montgomery County is headed to jail for having inappropriate contact with a 15-year old girl in the program.