Brad Segall

(US Rep. Mike Fitzpatrick chats with executive director Abbie Newman at the Mission Kids child advocacy center in Montgomery County.  Photo by Brad Segall)

Pa. Congressman Tours Montco Child Center, Pitching More Protections For Abused Kids

Fitzpatrick toured Mission Kids, a nonprofit child advocacy organization in East Norriton, to promote his legislation which calls for mandatory background checks for existing and prospective school employees.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/09/2015

Trucks reloading salt as they continue to hit the roads (Credit: Natasha Brown)

Montco Communities Low On Road Salt Hope We Got Our Final Winter Storm

Was Thursday’s snowstorm winter’s last hurrah? Montgomery County communities running low on road salt sure hope so.

03/06/2015

Suspect Angel Suarez Medero. (credit: Bensalem Police Department)

Guilty Plea Expected From Parx Jockey After Bizarre Behavior Results In His Being Shot

Angel Suarez waived his preliminary hearing on theft, assault, and related charges in connection with a series of incidents at the Franklin Commons Apartments.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/04/2015

(The Mickey Vernon Museum. at its current location in the Granite Run Mall.  Photo provided)

Delco Museum of Sports Legends Scrambling To Find New Location

The museum has called the Granite Run Mall home for nearly two years. But the mall has been sold, and will be demolished to make way for a town center.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/03/2015

Pope Francis greets the faithful as he holds mass in St. Peter's Square. File photo by Franco Origlia/ Getty Images)

Pope’s Visit to Philadelphia in September Causing Run on Hotel Rooms in Suburbs

Hotels in Bucks County are nearly 90 percent booked for that final weekend in September.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/02/2015

(credit: Pat Achilles)

New Book Designed For Children Chronicles The History And Culture Of New Hope, Pa

The New Hope Historical Society is behind Let’s Visit New Hope, inspired by a group of second grade students who were surveyed about what they were interested in.

03/01/2015

Jason Baldwin (credit: Montgomery County Sheriff's Department)

Fugitive On Montgomery County’s Most Wanted List Arrested In Florida

Thirty-six-year-old Jason Baldwin, an alleged serial burglar, is behind bars in Florida awaiting extradition after sheriff’s deputies used social media to track his whereabouts and take him into custody.

02/27/2015

(The Montgomery County Courthouse.  File photo by John Ostapkovich)

Montgomery County Judge Gives High School Students Inside Look At Life In Legal Field

Judge Gary Silow is giving some students at Abington High School a unique opportunity to see first-hand what it’s like working in the fields of law and government.

02/27/2015

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Police: Man Drunk Behind The Wheel Charged In Deadly Bucks County Crash

A Bucks County man is behind bars, charged with homicide by vehicle DUI and related offenses in connection with a deadly crash in Falls Township last October.

02/26/2015

(The Michener Art Museum in Doylestown, PA. Credit: Steve Tawa)

Highly Anticipated Rodin Exhibit Set To Open In Bucks County

More than four dozen sculptures from artist Auguste Rodin go on display starting Saturday at the Michener Art Museum in Doylestown.

02/26/2015

File Photo (credit: CBS)

Plans For New Scudder Falls Bridge Move Forward With Awarding Of Significant Contract

The Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission has awarded a contract to a Hamilton, New Jersey company for the final design phase.

02/24/2015

(David St. Onge Jr. is escorted from district court after waiving his preliminary hearing.  File photo by Brad Segall)

Montco Man Sentenced For Helping Father Dump Grandfather’s Body In Pocono Mountains

21-year-old David St. Onge Junior was sentenced to time served, about eight months to 23 months followed by eight years probation, after pleading guilty to abuse of a corpse, lying to police and related charges.

02/24/2015

Physical Education teacher John Kosic has organized this event at Peirce Middle School for 30 years. (credit: Tracey Dukert)

Local Teacher Honored For Raising More Than $30K For American Heart Association

At Pierce Middle School they’ve been holding Volleyball for Heart since 1985. The driving force behind the event is the man who started it thirty years ago, Physical Education and Health teacher John Kosic.

02/21/2015

(A representative of AT&T presents a check to the social service agency "Congreso."  Photo by Brad Segall)

Corporation Helps Underwrite Growth For a Local Social Service Agency’s Programs in Montco

A sizeable corporate donation from AT&T will help Congreso expand a job training program for some high school students.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/20/2015

(Image from the anti-heroin video produced by the Bucks County DA's office.)

Bucks County, Pa. Debuts Online Video Spotlighting the Tragedy of Heroin Addiction

Prosecutors say the video, “Heroin Kills,” tells the heartwrenching account of a mother who prays she’ll never get the call that her daughter has died of an overdose.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/19/2015

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