Josh Shapiro

New Wheels For Montgomery County Sheriff's OfficeThe new cars cost 35 thousand, 18 thousand of which was used to equip them with hybrid technology.
Officials Hope To Lure Some Of The Millions Expected For Papal Visit To Montgomery CountyMontgomery County Commissioner Josh Shapiro says the visit from Pope Francis transcends religion.
Homelessness Summit in Montco Touts County's Aggregate ApproachToday, community and government leaders met to discuss the achievements of the county program to fight homelessness, called “Your Way Home Montgomery County.”
Montco Emergency Crews Practice Drills In Case Train Derailment Causes Oil SpillTraining this week has emergency crews doing a “what-if” for potential disasters along suburban rail lines.
Upstart Challenger Prevails in GOP Primary For Montco CommissionersIt was a surprise victory, as the 26-year-old ran without the backing of the county’s Republican Party and held small gatherings inside the homes of his supporters.
Ride Your Bike To Work Day Recognized In Philly SuburbsA group from Montgomery County rode up the Schuylkill River Trail from Norristown to Valley Forge National Historic Park, meeting with a contingent who rode in from Chester County.
Montco Starts Its Bike-Rental Program at Two Park LocationsIt’s on a much smaller scale, but bicycles can now be rented with a smartphone app along two biking trails in Montgomery County.
Josh Shapiro Named Chairman Of The Pa. Commission Of Crime And Deliquency By Gov. WolfThe chairman of the Montgomery County Commissioners is being tapped by Governor Tom Wolf.
Val Arkoosh Set to Be Sworn in As Replacement Montgomery County CommissionerIf the name sounds familiar, that’s because she ran last year in the Democratic primary to represent the 13th Congressional District.
Several Suburban Philadelphia Counties Setting Up For 911 TextingAs the technology continues to advance, so too are Montgomery, Bucks, Chester, and Berks counties.
Merck Announces Another Round Of Layoffs On the heels of more than 650 job cuts at its West Point manufacturing and research plant in late 2013 and earlier this year, Merck plans to let go another 600 employees by the end of August.
Montgomery County Invests Millions To Make Courthouse More Energy EfficientThe county has inked a $2.4 million contract with energy company Constellation.