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(Pa. state senator LeAnna Washington leaves her preliminary hearing in Abington, Pa.   March 26th file photo by Brad Segall)

Hearing Set For Pa. Lawmaker’s Request to Change Trial Locale

Judge Steven O’Neill scheduled oral arguments for a week from Thursday on a change-of-venue motion filed by lawyers for Pennsylvania state senator LeAnna Washington, charged with corruption.

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Alleged Teenage Serial Rapist Set To Face Trial In Bucks County Court

Jury selection was scheduled to begin Monday in Bucks County Court in Doylestown for 19-year-old Joshua Benson, charged with numerous counts of sexual assault and related crimes.

08/18/2014

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Some Bucks County Students Getting Tablets To Enhance Their Learning Experience

Middle school students returning to class next month in the Bristol Township School District in Bucks County will be using tablets to help enhance their learning experience.

08/16/2014

One of last year's contest winners. (Credit: @bdgallof on instagram)

Bucks County Tourism Agency Wants Your Photos For Social Media Contest

Visit Bucks County is looking for your best pictures when you’re out and about.

08/15/2014

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Judge Rules Montco Man Guilty But Mentally Ill in Sword Murder of Family

The conviction means that Joseph McAndrew Jr. will likely never be a free man again, although where he serves that sentence is still to be determined.

08/13/2014

(A security barricade is seen in front of the Washington Monument on August 25, 2011, two days after an earthquake struck the region.   File photo by  Mandel Ngan/ AFP/ Getty Images)

Montco Measurment Company Makes Digital Image of Washington Monument

A 2011 earthquake along the East Coast caused extensive damage to the Washington Monument. Now, an Abington company is helping to preserve the tourist attraction.

08/13/2014

Old Crow Medicine Show, the scheduled headliner for the 2014 Philadelphia Folk Festival. (Credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

40,000 Expected To Turn Out For Philadelphia Folk Festival

Organizers say the transformation of the working hay farm into the oldest running festival of its kind in North America has been nothing short of magical.

08/13/2014

Mercy-Fitzgerald Hospital.

Man Charged With Murdering His Mental Health Caseworker in Delco is Arraigned

Richard Plotts, 49, is also accused of injuring his doctor inside a “wellness center” at Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital, in Darby. The doctor pulled his own gun and wounded his assailant.

08/12/2014

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Prosecution Rests In Montco Man’s Triple Murder Case

Joseph McAndrew is charged with murdering his parents and his twin brother with a samurai sword.

08/11/2014

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Several Suburban Philadelphia Counties Setting Up For 911 Texting

As the technology continues to advance, so too are Montgomery, Bucks, Chester, and Berks counties.

08/08/2014

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Montco Tourism Officials Trying To Drum Up Business In The Area

Tourism officials in Montgomery County are hosting about a dozen meeting planners from across the country hoping to convince them to bring their next convention to the area.

08/08/2014

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Non-Jury Trial Opens For Gulph Mills Man Charged With Murdering His Family

Joseph McAndrew Jr. is accused of using a samurai sword to murder his parents and twin brother inside their home more than three years ago. His defense is insanity.

08/07/2014

(West Valley Green Road Bridge, prior to its reopening.  Photo by Jodi Christman, used with permission)

Valley Green Bridge Over Wissahickon Creek Reopens — Temporarily — Ahead of Schedule

The West Valley Green Road Bridge, which links Whitemarsh and Springfield townships, was shut down in March after Penndot inspectors found structural problems.

08/06/2014

(Montgomery County law enforcement officials pose with the sheriff's department's K-9 corps, now sporting official police badges.  Photo by Brad Segall)

Montco K-9s Get Official Police Badges

County officials say the gold shields are just another level of safety for the dogs in case they get separated from their handlers during an incident or investigation.

08/05/2014

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Main Line Teacher Gets Prison After Taking Up With Former Student He Molested

Prosecutors say the law caught up with James Civello earlier this year when they found out he was living in Philadelphia with the same former student of the Shipley School with whom he had an illegal relationship.

08/04/2014

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