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Lower Merion

(Montgomery County commissioners-elect Leslie Richards and Josh Shapiro.)

Democrats Win In Montco Commissioners’ Race

It was a hard fought, expensive campaign, and Election Night proved equally grueling as the results swung back and forth.

11/08/2011

The Galleries At The Barnes Museum In Lower Merion - Daly

Battle Over Barnes Heads Back To Court

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.

08/01/2011

Copper

‘Gutter Grabbers’ Target Main Line Homes For Copper

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.

07/11/2011

The Galleries At The Barnes Museum In Lower Merion - Daly

Barnes Foundation Closes Its Galleries in Lower Merion To The Public

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.

07/04/2011

(credit: KYW's Pat Loeb)

Historic Street Signs To Remain In Lower Merion

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.

04/19/2011

Fired Pa. Teacher Sues Ex-Student

A physics teacher fired over his relationship with a one-time student has sued her for libel in federal court in Philadelphia.

03/16/2011

(At Mission Kids in Montgomery County, prep is underway for the Mission Impossible Fundraiser. Credit Brad Segall)

Montgomery County Non-Profit Hosts Fundraiser For Children Suffering From Abuse

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.

02/26/2011

(Credit: George Widman/AP)

Judge Sets Hearing Date In Barnes Foundation Case

The judge who cleared the way for the legendary Barnes Foundation art collection to relocate to Philadelphia has ordered a new hearing in the contentious case.

02/25/2011

(Credit / Pat Loeb, KYW Newsradio)

Lower Merion Officials Want To Save Their Signs

An effort is underway in Lower Merion to try to save several thousand historic street signs which have been a staple in the township for nearly 100 years.

01/17/2011

flu

Child Among 3 Flu Deaths In Montgomery County

Three people have died from the flu in Montgomery County since mid-December and that has county health officials again calling for people to get a flu shot to protect themselves.

01/05/2011

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Lower Merion Winnowing Applicants For New Human Relations Board

The Township of Lower Merion says it has twice as many applicants as available positions, as it moves toward setting up its own human relations commission.

01/04/2011

Moneyclip

Tax Debate Continues In Lower Merion

Residents have another chance tonight to voice their opinions on the township’s proposed budget which includes a nearly 13 percent tax increase, the highest in the township in seven years.

12/01/2010

Michael McMonigle

Alleged Serial Burglar Arrested In Montgomery Co.

Investigators in Montgomery County have arrested an alleged serial burglar.

11/12/2010

Ceremonial groundbreaking for new Lankenau Medical Center expansion project.  photo by Michelle Durham

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.”

10/27/2010

SEPTA

Woman Dead After Being Struck By SEPTA Bus In West Philadelphia

A woman is dead after being hit by a SEPTA bus in the Wynnefield neighborhood of West Philadelphia.

10/24/2010

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