The Borough of Norristown will be turning greener, thanks to 2,000 new trees that are being planted this season throughout the Montgomery County community.
Judge Garrett Page found Lewis Granger of Bridgeport, Pa. guilty of eight counts of theft by unlawful taking.
Nathan Kleinman, 29, is believed to be the first member of the “Occupy” movement to announce his intention to run for US Congress.
When police confiscated Gary Romano’s computer last year and charged him with trading sexually explicit images with other users, they found a picture of him touching a child and determined that he had been advertising online as a babysitter.
Police seized nearly $170,000 in cash, plus cocaine, 92 pounds of pot, guns, bank records, and drug paraphernalia.
Defense attorney Francis Recchuiti argued that his client, Paul Vangore, is not a flight risk or a threat to the community, his wife, or the alleged victims in the case.
Prosecutors say the US Marshals and Philadelphia Police homicide were able to track down Rayshon Carwheel, 24, and arrest him for the murder of Robens Borno.
Tamara Vincent quietly pleaded guilty to two counts of possession with intent to deliver and one count of conspiracy after she and her pilot-boyfriend flew a small plane in to Wings Field in Montgomery County as part of a drug-smuggling operation.
Shaking and sobbing uncontrollably, 41-year-old Asia Santana recounted for the court how she loved 29-year-old Eric Nevith but their five-year relationship was punctuated with arguments because he gave her HIV.
College students joined business and elected leaders and other volunteers to hawk the “Happiness Edition” of the newspaper in front of the courthouse in Norristown.
Soon, amid the iconic Victorian houses along DeKalb Street near East Elm Street that many of the area’s movers and shakers used to call home, will rise a new development that will blend in with the community.
Overall, Montgomery County public safety officials say, they feel good about the way the county handled the emergencies that arose out of Hurricane Irene this past weekend.
After police executed the search warrant this morning on Corson Street in Norristown, they arrested 36-year-old Izek Tuggle and confiscated animals they say he used to intimidate his customers.
Prosecutors say there is a lot of evidence that points to Brandon Pierce as the man who pulled the trigger in the early morning hours of July 20th, killing Dominique Devlin.
According to court documents, 37-year-old Lewis Granger admitted that he used a battery-powered saw to get the converters off of at least a half-dozen cars, then sold them to a local scrap dealer.