Jim Melwert

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‘Largest Collegiate Fencing Competition In The World’ Happens In Bucks County

Over 1,000 athletes from over 40 colleges and universities will take part in the U.S. Association of Collegiate Fencing Clubs National Championship.

04/10/2015

(credit: Chester County District Attorney's Office)

Chester County Bus Driver Accused Of Leaving Child On School Bus All Day

A bus driver in Chester County is facing Child Endangerment charges after police say he left a child on his bus for about six hours.

04/09/2015

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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.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/08/2015

(Gregory Noonan is led into court for sentencing in Montgomery County, Pa.  Photo by Jim Melwert)

Montco Attorney Gets Long Prison Term For Selling Pills to Undercover Cop

Gregory Noonan, of Lansdale, was disbarred after he was arrested selling more than 300 oxycodone pills to an undercover police officer in Philadelphia last December.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/08/2015

(With its face covered until the official unveiling, workers put a new sign in place outside Delaware Valley University.  Photo provided)

Starting Today, Delaware Valley College Dons Its ‘University’ Monicker

From now on, it’s Delaware Valley University, with new signs to announce the change.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/08/2015

A 911 operator in Chester County demonstrates what text to 911 looks like on their end. (credit: Jim Melwert/KYW)

Text To 911 Service Launched In Chester County

You can now text 911 for help in Chester County, as their service is up and running. But emergency officials say voice calls are still the best way to get help.

04/08/2015

(Photo provided by Darby Twp. PD)

Girlfriend Charged With Saturday’s Murder Of Darby Borough Police Officer

According to investigators, 27-year-old Tyaina Finch shot and killed Darby Borough police officer Mark Hudson with his service weapon.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/31/2015

(Penndot repair crews, in file photo.  Credit: CBS 3)

PennDOT Begins Repaving on 14 Miles of State Highways Through Philadelphia

Work has started on Richmond Street in Port Richmond, with plans for resurfacing sections of Passyunk Avenue, Roberts Avenue, Rhawn Street, Grant Avenue, “B” Street, and Frankford Avenue.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/30/2015

(The Mongolian students and some of their Philadelphia hosts, at the Academy of Natural Sciences.  Photo by Jim Melwert)

Global Warming Is Study Topic as Mongolian Schoolgirls Meet With Philadelphia Counterparts

Two groups of students, from Philadelphia and Mongolia, have been working online together to study the effects of global warming. And now, five teens from Mongolia are visiting Philadelphia until the end of this month.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/27/2015

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Brave Student Helped Classmates Off School Bus After It Slammed Into Montgomery County Home

A school bus with nine students on board crashed into a home in Blue Bell. The driver says he had no immediate memory of the crash.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/24/2015

(File photo of Pa. state senator Joe Scarnati. Credit: KYW's Tony Romeo)

Top Pa. Lawmaker Says Penn State Should Bar Payment to Vietnam-Era Activist, Later a Professor of Education

Pennsylvania state senate president Joseph Scarnati has sent a letter to Penn State president Eric Barron, “basically objecting to the fact that they’re having a known domestic terrorist being sponsored by taxpayer dollars speaking at Penn State.”

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/16/2015

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Bristol Twp., Pa., Mourning Loss of Longtime Local Leader, Bob Lewis

Township Council president Bob Lewis died suddenly yesterday morning at his home in Croydon.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/16/2015

(credit: Jim Melwert/KYW Newsradio)

Greater Philadelphia Boat Show Happening This Weekend

It features over 20 dealers from four states, and dozens more booths.

03/14/2015

(FILE PHOTO.  Traffic cameras are displayed at a Penndot operations center.)

PennDOT Says Its Cameras Are For Traffic Monitoring, Not Retracing Past Events

After a Montgomery County woman went missing last week, her car found abandoned along Route 422 in King of Prussia, some asked why investigators didn’t turn to highway traffic cameras to help solve the mysterious disappearance.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/12/2015

(ABC Men, ready for their road trip to snow-locked Massachusetts.  Photo by Jim Melwert)

Philadelphia-Based Service Group Heads To Boston, Mass. For Snow Relief Duty

Jackie Wleh, with ABC Men, says they’re driving 314 miles to fulfill a request for help.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/06/2015

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