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(Max Newman with a friend on campus at the Alexander Muss High School in Israel.  Photo provided)

American Students in Israel Attending School Amid Missile Alerts

“We’ve been made familiar with the bomb shelter and we’ve been made familiar what to do when the Code Red siren goes off,” says Max Newman, of Blue Bell, Pa.

07/23/2014

(Ivy Harper, of Schwenksville, Pa., described the help she received in the Montgomery County anti-homelessness program, "Your Way Home."  Photo by Tim Jimenez)

Client Sings Praises of Montco’s New Anti-Homelessness Program

Ivy Harper says she and her four kids were forced into a shelter by an abusive relationship but the “Your Way Home” program helped her regain her footing.

05/29/2014

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Local Community College Awarded For Helping Low Income And Minority Students

Montgomery County Community College received a national award this week for creating successful programs that resulted in higher rates of completion for students of color.

03/02/2014

(Joe and Dorothy Barry shop for an emergency home generator at a Sears store in Norristown. Photo by Steve Tawa)

Who Wants a Home Generator? While the Power is Out, Everyone.

At a Sears appliance and hardware store in Norristown, Joe and Dorothy Barry were among shoppers awaiting a fresh shipment of

02/06/2014

(Gov. Corbett, in red sweater, holds a briefing at the Peco operations center in Plymouth Meeting, Pa.   Photo by Brad Segall)

Gov. Corbett Says Federal Government, Outside Utilities Helping Ice Storm Recovery

Corbett toured a section Blue Bell, Pa. where Peco crews were working to fix downed power lines, and he urged those without electricity to be patient.

02/06/2014

(US Sen. Pat Toomey speaks to reporters at the Centre Square Fire Company, in Blue Bell.  Credit: Brad Segall.)

Pa. Lawmakers Press for Obamacare Exemption for Vol. Fire Departments

The IRS has still not clarified its position on whether volunteer fire companies would be required to provide health insurance for their firefighters under the mandate. But US senator Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) doesn’t want to wait for that decision.

12/16/2013

Montco DA and Mission Kids co-founder Risa Ferman (wearing blue) accepting the grant from the Verizon Foundation. (Credit: brad Segall)

Montco Child Advocacy Center Picks Up Critical Grant To Expand Services

Montgomery County’s Child Advocacy Center has received critical funding that officials say will be used to expand the training they provide to better protect children.

12/08/2013

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Convicted Drug Runner Will Forfeit Small Plane Seized In Montco Raid

The Montgomery County DA’s Office is now the proud owner of a powder blue 1959 Piper Comanche that was seized last April when detectives arrested James Handzus during a sting operation.

04/19/2012

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Woman Pleads Guilty To Drug-Smuggling Aboard Small Plane In Montgomery County, Pa.

Tamara Vincent quietly pleaded guilty to two counts of possession with intent to deliver and one count of conspiracy after she and her pilot-boyfriend flew a small plane in to Wings Field in Montgomery County as part of a drug-smuggling operation.

11/28/2011

(Admitted embezzler William McKernan III was led from the courtroom in handcuffs following his sentencing today.   Photo by Brad Segall)

Montco Accountant Goes Directly To Jail For Embezzling From Clients and Little League

William McKernan III admitted he was living the high life on somebody else’s dime, spending tens of thousands of dollars on lavish vacations, expensive clothing, and golf outings.

06/01/2011