Lower Merion still has a number of older homes and apartment buildings that still have copper downspouts. Police say they prove to be attractive to thieves looking to make some quick cash.
Commissioner Jenny Brown says a program that allows employees to defer some of their salary is a good one, but she questions whether it’s legal for the township to contribute to that program.
Authorities are investigating a multi-vehicle accident on the Schuylkill Expressway Saturday evening.
One of the two videographers who created a video appearing to show Lower Merion and Harriton High School students drinking, using illegal drugs and vandalizing things, now says he did not intend to encourage the activities seen on the video.
It’s called getting “Shmacked” – so wasted on booze and drugs you can no longer function – and the video features students at two Lower Merion High Schools.
Lower Merion police are on the lookout for a groper following two separate incidents Monday.
Chris talks to Congressman Pat Meehan about the House decision not to vote on the payroll tax extension. He discusses Mitt Romney’s handling of his Presidential campaign, the scandal brewing at Philadelphia Traffic Court, and restaraunt owners in the city using tips to buy their credit card transaction fees.
Politicians and citizens from southeastern Pennsylvania gave an earful to members of the commission charged with drawing up new state legislative districts at a recent hearing on the panel’s preliminary plan.
It was a hard fought, expensive campaign, and Election Night proved equally grueling as the results swung back and forth.
The doors of the Barnes Foundation in Merion were closed early last month as preparations begin for the move to its new home on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway in Philadelphia. But opponents of the move say they still want another day in court and that’s expected this afternoon.
They may not seem like your typical targets, but thieves in Montgomery County are looking for copper. Gutters and downspouts made of the precious metal are being stolen from people’s homes along the Main Line.
The doors are now closed at the Barnes Foundation in Lower Merion, ahead of the art collection’s move to its new home on the Ben Franklin Parkway.
Lower Merion residents who were part of the effort to try to save several thousand historic street signs which have been a staple throughout the township for nearly a hundred years received good news on Tuesday.
A physics teacher fired over his relationship with a one-time student has sued her for libel in federal court in Philadelphia.
Mission Kids says invitations are in the mail for their annual fundraising event; Mission Possible. The benefit aids children of physical and sexual abuse in Montgomery County.