Jim Melwert

Lower Merion Police: Months Of Papal Planning Paid OffEverything during the Papal visit went off without a hitch in Lower Merion Township, along City Avenue and around St Charles Borremeo Seminary.
Police: No Public Papal Events Planned Around Saint Charles Borremeo Seminary“Whether or not anybody who wants to venture out there is actually going to have an opportunity to see Pope Francis, that’s unknown.”
Pa. Congressman Urges Members To Reconsider Government Shutdown TacticCongressman Ryan Costello says with deadline tactics like a government shutdown, it’s easy to see why there’s so much frustration with elected officials.
Excitement Builds As Saint Charles Borremeo Seminary Prepares To Host Pope FrancisSaint Charles Borremeo Seminary will host Pope Francis during his stay in Philadelphia, and excitement is building on the Lower Merion campus.
Montco DA: No Charges Against Hatboro Councilman Who Shot Alleged Bank RobberA release from the Montgomery County District Attorney’s office says there is insufficient evidence to establish elements of a crime, or to overcome claims of self defense by Hatboro councilman George Forgeng.
PennDOT Teams Up With Pa. Turnpike To Help Commuters Find Routes During Papal VisitIf you’re planning to drive in to see the Pope next weekend, officials say you need to plan not only what route you’re going to take, but where you’re going to park.
Montgomery County Looks To Expand Bike Share ProgramMontgomery County is asking bike share companies to bid on expanding the program county-wide with an option for interested municipalities to be able to jump in.
Montgomery County Officials Announce Transportation And Safety Plans For Papal VisitMontgomery County officials have announced their plans for the weekend of the papal visit, with everything from security around the seminary where the pope will stay, to planning for potential gridlock on highways or roads.
Delaware County Officials Announce Transportation And Safety Plan For Papal VisitDelaware County officials met with representatives from PennDOT, State Police, SEPTA, and other organizations Wednesday as the county announces its safety plan for the weekend of the papal visit.
Montco DA's Office, County Controller Team Up To Fight Fraud In Youth SportsThe Montgomery County District Attorney’s office and the county controller’s office are holding a series of presentations aimed at preventing fraud in youth sports organizations.
Completing Part Of Marriage Application Online Can Reduce Wait Times In Bucks CountyThe new online process could reduce the average visit from about 20-minutes, down to about five minutes.
Former Student Faces Criminal Charge Following Nude Photo ScandalMontgomery County District Attorney Risa Ferman says one person is being charged, 18-year-old Brandon Berlin.