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.
Under the measure, a landlord whose tenant calls police three times in four months is issued a fine.
A billboard campaign designed to increase the number of volunteer firefighters in that Montgomery County community appears to be working, but officials say there is still a long way to go.
Extending Lafayette Street has been in the planning stages since 2000, when the first federal dollars were locked up.
Robert Fisher, himself a Vietman vet, pleaded guilty earlier this year to pilfering the money while serving as commander of the Disabled American Veterans chapter between 2008 and 2011.
Police in Norristown say an unidentified man was shot multiple times around midnight in the 200 block of East Oak Street.
Montgomery County officials announced the creation of a guide that offers advice and suggestions on how parents and schools can handle cyber-bullying situations.
A man has been sentenced in the strangulation murder of his girlfriend in Pottstown last year.
When it’s time to retire your flag, officials say, bring it to the courthouse and deposit the flag in the box.
So far this week, two dozen people have turned themselves in to make arrangements to pay without fear of being arrested or sent to jail.
This is good news for some local business owners who were planning to hit the streets this weekend to try to raise enough money for the fireworks.
Amy Grebe, executive director of the ACPPA Community Art Center, believes their Paypal account was hacked earlier this month and nearly $3,000 was diverted.
The ordinance calls for financial penalties for a landlord who has a tenant who calls police at least three times during a four-month period.
The blaze broke out around 12:45 p.m. Sunday along the 100 block of East Marshall Street in Norristown. Firefighters arrived on scene at short time later and found two toddlers inside a first floor bedroom in the rear of the apartment. They say the children were home alone.
Police say Shakeem Carter stabbed Kevin Allen more than twenty times before dousing the body in vegetable oil and setting it on fire.