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Abington Actor Shakes a Tail Feather in "Honk! Jr."

Performances of the colorful and "quacky" musical, HONK! JR. will begin at Walnut Street Theatre later this month, featuring young talent from the Abington region. HONK! JR. is based on the classic fairytale, The Ugly Duckling, and tells the story of Ugly, one odd looking baby duck that doesn't quit

PATCH - 2017-09-19 14:31:08

Free Abington Drive-In Movie Night: The Goonies

ABINGTON, PA - Come out and watch The Goonies for the free Abington drive-in movie night. The event is being organized by the Abington Police Department's "Citizens and Police Together" initiative. The event will be held on Friday, Sept. 22 at the student parking lot of Abington Sr. High School at

PATCH - 2017-09-19 13:55:00

Group of ten teenage girls attack and rob a woman on a Philadelphia train 'after she tried to stop them from bullying some younger children'

Video from Philadelphia shows a woman being assaulted on SEPTA subway trainThe woman had tried to defend a group of girls that was being bullied by another group of girls, according to a witnessThe offending group then attacked the woman and allegedly stole her iPhonePolice ask those with informatio

DAILY MAIL - 2017-09-21 00:11:46

Charge: Camco officer fathered girl's child

Embed x Share CLOSE WATCH: CRIME IN SOUTH JERSEY Watch: Police seek ATV driver | 1:16 Camden County Police seek ATV driver who injured two officers in late-night confrontation Jim Walsh 1 of 30 Skip in Skip x Embed x Share CLOSE WATCH: CRIME IN SOUTH JERSEY WATCH: Man robs 78-year-old neighbor | 0:

DAILY JOURNAL - 2017-09-20 15:03:36

State worker from Willingboro pleads guilty to stealing $75K in false claims

TRENTON (AP) - A New Jersey state treasury employee has pleaded guilty to stealing more than $75,000 by processing and approving fraudulent claims filed on behalf of her relatives and friends. Stephanie Hargrove pleaded guilty to theft by unlawful taking. The 39-year-old Willingboro resident served

BURLINGTONCOUNTYTIMES.COM - 2017-09-20 19:05:00

Picking up her husband's shofar, widow makes temple history

From the moment she learned her husband wasn't going to survive his heart attack, Sara Partiyeli Bloom knew that she would, that she could, that she had no choice but to do this one thing for him. On Thursday, after nine months of nervous anticipation, she fulfilled her pledge, and blazed a path. We

PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER - 2017-09-21 17:36:00

State Treasury employee admits to $75K fraud

TRENTON-- A Willingboro woman who worked as a claims investigator for the state Department of the Treasury pleaded guilty Wednesday to a charge of second-degree theft by unlawful taking that involved $75,000 in fraudulent claims, Attorney General Christopher Porrino said in a statement. Stephanie Ha

NJ.COM - 2017-09-20 23:54:18

Devices Recorded ATM PINs In Philadelphia: Police

PHILADELPHIA - A credit card fraudster has targeted Philadelphia, as well as Montgomery and Bucks counties, and Philadelphia Police are searching for the suspect, hoping the public can identify him. According to police, a device was placed over an ATM card reader and a second device was placed over

PATCH - 2017-09-21 14:00:38

Rep. Tom Murt: Join me Sunday to honor PFC Paul Thomas Wright

There are watershed moments in all of our lives that are permanently etched in our hearts and minds. These are the defining moments for us and for our families. These times are not always pleasant, but they are always momentous and can not only transform us personally, but our communities, our famil

NORTHEAST TIMES - 2017-09-21 19:44:35

Hatboro's Lochel's Bakery Named Sweetest Bakery In America

The results are in, and it's official. Lochel's Bakery is 2017's Sweetest Bakery In America. HATBORO, PA - The results are in, and it's official. Lochel's Bakery is 2017's Sweetest Bakery In America. The little shop on York Road has won the national contest, whose voting ended this summer. Votes wer

PATCH - 2017-09-21 14:21:53

Hatboro Man Arrested For Felony Burglary From Bucks Home: Cops

HATBORO, PA - A Hatboro man has been arrested and charged after burglarizing a residence in Bucks County, police said. Joseph Daniel Borrajo, 44, faces felony charges of burglary, criminal trespass, theft by unlawful taking, and receiving stolen property, according to authorities. The incident in q

PATCH - 2017-09-21 14:14:54

Mother Drops Lawsuit Against Philadelphia Police in Shooting Death of Brandon Tate-Brown

Brandon Tate-Brown was killed early in the morning of December 14, 2014 during a traffic stop in the same district David Jones was killed this summer during a police confrontation. FILE The mother of a 26-year-old man who was shot in the back of the head by a Philadelphia police officer in 2014 has

NBC PHILADELPHIA - 2017-09-21 17:57:36

Dogs Strut Their Stuff at Ann's Choice Retirement Community

On September 18, more than a dozen dogs, escorted by their resident owners, strutted their stuff at Ann's Choice, an Erickson Living retirement community in Bucks County, Pennsylvania. The Mutt Strut gives dog owners a chance to show off their adorable pets to residents and staff as well as get some

PATCH - 2017-09-21 14:56:58

Police Warn Of Distraction Burglary By Fake Tree Service

Police in Bucks County are warning residents about distraction burglaries after an elderly man fell victim. According to police in Perkasie, an elderly Sellersville man was approached in his driveway Tuesday by a woman saying she was from the "123 Tree Service." The woman asked the man to show her t

PATCH - 2017-09-21 14:12:44

No Apology From Convicted Child Rapist Lee Kaplan During Sentencing

Lee Donald Kaplan, convicted of sexually assaulting six girls, was sentenced Wednesday to 30 to 87 years in state prison. Kaplan, 52, of Feasterville, was found guilty in June by a Bucks County jury of 17 separate crimes, including rape of a child, statutory sexual assault, involuntary deviate sexua

PATCH - 2017-09-21 15:20:10

Warminster Health Inspections: William Tennent Cafeteria, Costco, Perkins And More

The Bucks County Department of Health inspected 31 Warminster establishments over the past month. Here's what they found. (Click on the restaurant name to read the full report.)7-Eleven Store, 220 E Street Road - 0 violations, inspection date: Sept. 207-Eleven Store, 1483 W Street Road - 5 violation

PATCH - 2017-09-21 18:29:46

Mapping Opioid Overdoses In Montgomery County

NORRISTOWN, PA - Where are overdoses occurring in Montgomery County, and what's being done to stop it? A new interactive online tool, presented by the Montgomery County Overdose Task Force, allows citizens to track the county's efforts in combating the opioid epidemic. If you or someone you know is

PATCH - 2017-09-21 19:44:43

Celebrate International Active Aging Week at NHSC! Free Movement for Seniors

Open to all Adults 55+ Try these wellness programs for FREE! Try something new or invite a friend to try your favorite class! --- 9:30-11:30 AM: Septa Senior Photo Transit ID Card Day--Anyone over 65 is invited to have ID photos taken for their free Senior Citizen Transit ID Card from Septa. This ca

PATCH - 2017-09-21 13:30:00

Chester County Sheriff's K-9 training leads to awards

West Chester >> The Chester County Sheriff's Office made an impact at the U.S. Police Canine Association's annual Regional Police Dog Field Trials earlier this month, even though none of the county's teams competed. Chester County Lt. Harry McKinney, who heads the county's K-9 Unit, explained that t

MERCURY - 2017-09-21 04:00:00

Ex-Gwynedd-Mercy Academy employee convicted of molesting teen girl

NORRISTOWN >> A former information technology employee at Gwynedd-Mercy Academy showed no emotion as a judge determined he had indecent contact with a 13-year-old girl who was a student at the school. Marcus Forte, 41, formerly of the 2400 block of Linksman Lane, Warrington, Bucks County, was convic

MERCURY - 2017-09-21 04:00:00