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.
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.
The Nutcracker opens tonight at the Academy of Music.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Cheltenham, Pa. police are alarmed over a surge of summer burglaries that also have residents concerned.
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.
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.