Lower Gwynedd Pa.

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Former Montco Middle School Teacher Sentenced For Sex Offenses

Ronald Goldberg was sentenced to at least two months in prison, four months on house arrest, and three years of probation for having inappropriate contact with two female students between 2003 and 2009.

The first two months will be behind bars, the next four he will spend on house arrest.

03/12/2014

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500 Merck Employees in Montco Getting Pink Slips

A Merck spokeswoman says the layoffs will take effect between December 23rd and January 5th at its West Point facility.

11/04/2013

(Former Montgomery County commissioner Jim Matthews, in file photo.)

Former Montco Commissioner Jim Matthews Gets His Record Cleared

Matthews, a former Montgomery County commissioner, spent a year on probation after agreeing to enter a probationary program for first-time offenders without admitting any guilt.

10/25/2013

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Local Lawmaker Urging Quick Reuse of Dow Chemical’s Spring House Campus

The move will leave vacant the company’s 130-acre campus on Norristown Road.

09/03/2013

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Accused Montco Wedding Gift Thief Charged In Similar Heist 2 Weeks Earlier

Prosecutors say that on June 22nd, at the RiverCrest Golf Club in Upper Providence, nearly $9,000 in wedding gifts were stolen from a reception area at the club.

07/17/2013

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Montco Teen Charged With Raping Fellow High School Student in April

The defendant underwent a detention hearing at the Montgomery County Juvenile Detention Center following his arrest. He was released but remains on electronic monitoring.

06/05/2013

(Lower Gwynedd resident Betsy Cornish and her dog, Juno, stay warm by a fire in a home without electricity.   Credit: Michelle Durham)

In Montgomery County, Tales of Hope Amid Powerlessness

Many residents of Montgomery County, Pa., are still without power, and for them, life is far from normal.

11/01/2012

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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.

09/05/2012

(A former gas station, boarded up, on a Bethlehem Pike site looking for redevelopment.  Photo provided.)

Lower Gwynedd Revs Up Revitalization Plan For Bethlehem Pike

It’s called “I Like The Pike,” and it’s a multi-pronged program designed to showcase the properties along Bethlehem Pike between Norristown Road and Dager Road that are available for redevelopment.

05/09/2012

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Bucks County Doctor Faces Trial In Sex-For-Drugs Case

Dr. Harris Newman waived his preliminary hearing and was held for trial on charges that include prescribing controlled substances in bad faith and delivery of a controlled substance.

03/10/2011

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