Montco Coroner Reminds Public To Check on Elderly Neighbors During Cold WaveHe says elderly residents suffering from dementia walked away from their homes in Upper Dublin and Lower Merion, and were found dead. A third person, from West Philadelphia, was taken to Lankenau Hospital suffering from hypothermia.
Positively Philadelphia: An Accomplished Artist, Unfazed By Her Next CenturyNow 97, Bernice Paul came to Philadelphia from Russia during the Depression, when the Nazis were coming to power in Europe.
Area Health Care Chain Says It Will No Longer Hire Workers Who SmokeMain Line Health says it will no longer hire tobacco and nicotine users after May 1st. In addition, it says it will require its current employees who smoke to pay a surcharge for their healthcare benefits.
2 Dead In West Philly Triple ShootingPolice say a man is dead, and two others were injured, one critically, after a shooting Sunday night in the Carroll Park neighborhood of Philadelphia.
$3M In Funding Helps Renovate, Expand Housing For Victims Of Domestic AbuseA Philadelphia non-profit that advocates for domestic abuse victims is on track to complete a $3-million renovation and expansion project for its transitional housing program.
Two People Injured In West Philadelphia Bar Fight ShootingAround 1:30 a.m., police responded to the scene of the shooting at the Good Times Bar Two on Lansdowne Avenue.
Thieves, Seeking Quick $$, Steal X-Ray Film From Area HospitalsJefferson Hospital, Lankenau Hospital, and Grandview Hospital all say thieves stole old patient films, defective films, and blank films that can be washed in chemicals to recover the silver.
Mother Of Four Killed In Crossfire Of Overbrook Shooting Police say a woman who ran a day care center was killed when she was caught in the crossfire of a shooting in West Philadelphia.
Health Watch: Updated Heart Guidelines For WomenThe American Heart Association updated its Heart Disease Prevention Guidelines for Women today.
Lankenau Kicks Off Half-Billion-Dollar Expansion Project"The new pavilion will enable our medical team to provide seamless, coordinated medical care in a technologically advanced, comfortable environment."