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Suspect in Montco Firehouse Confrontation Held on $1.5-Million Bail

Paul Jordan, 25, is accused of holding volunteer firefighters hostage after he was fired from the squad.

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Cheltenham School Board Approves ‘Monitor’ For Controversial Superintendent

Parents, educators, and staff have recently questioned the leadership abilities of Dr. Natalie Thomas, who took over the district 18 months ago.


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FBI, Police Searching For Female Bank Robber In Montco

The FBI along with Cheltenham Police are searching for a woman who robbed a bank at the Cedarbrook Mall in Montgomery County Thursday.


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SEPTA Postponing Planned Parking Garage at Jenkintown Train Station

The plan to build a 700-space garage has been in the works for several years and has been the subject of contentious discussions between the transit agency and Cheltenham residents who live near the station.


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Pennsylvania Students Get Holocaust Lesson From Survivor, Camp Liberator

At Keneseth Israel synagogue in Jenkintown, concentration camp survivor Ernie Gross described his experiences during the war.



Two Cheltenham District Schools May Have Fall Openings Delayed

The district is dealing with mold at Cedarbrook Middle School and lead paint at Myers Elementary.


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Hearing Set for Thursday in Montco Foster Child Beating Case

Prosecutors say 48-year-old Claybon Hawthorne used a belt and a broom to beat the 12-year-old boy.



3 Charged With Stealing From Grieving Relatives At Cemeteries In Bucks And Montco

Bensalem police say the crimes happened at ten cemeteries in Bucks County and five in Montgomery County, between February and April of this year.


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After Traffic Stop, Olney Man Charged With Trafficking Marijuana

Montco ADA Nathan Schadler says Eugene Horsch, 31, was caught with nearly $2 million in pot.


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5-Year Sentence For Accomplice in Christmas Day 2011 Cheltenham Murder

Montgomery County judge Joseph Smythe sentenced Ezra Childs to 5-10 years behind bars followed by five years’ probation.


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2 Injured In 1 Car Crash In Montgomery County

Police are investigating the cause of a one car crash that occurred in Montgomery County Friday night.


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14-Year-Old Cheltenham High Student Killed On Way To School

A female student was struck by a car and killed on her way to school in Cheltenham Township Wednesday morning.


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Man Admits Role in Christmas Day 2011 Murder in Montco

Ezra Childs pleaded guilty to third-degree murder and carrying a firearm without a license, and agreed to testify against the man whom police say orchestrated the murder of a rival in Cheltenham.


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Wyncote Condo Complex Fire Started as Kitchen Mishap, Officials Say

The fire marshal says the resident of a third-floor unit tried to put out some oil burning in a pan on the kitchen stove.


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Philadelphia Man Draws Long Sentence For String of Burglaries in Montco

Marwan Hawes was convicted in May of four counts of burglary and related charges for breaking into homes in Lower Gwynedd, Springfield, Cheltenham, and Lower Merion.