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Pennsylvania woman attacked by black bear
MONTGOMERY, Pa. (WHTM) - Pennsylvania game wardens are trying to capture a black bear that attacked and seriously injured a woman in Lycoming County. Officials told WNEP-TV the woman was outside her home with her dog when the bear grabbed her leg and dragged her more than 80 yards Wednesday night.
Free Narcan Available Across Philadelphia Region
The Philadelphia area is joining counties across the state as Pennsylvania looks to stem the opioid crisis by providing people with free medication to counter overdoses. The state’s health department will be distributing kits with free naloxone, commonly known by its brand name Narcan, across 80 dif
Authorities Uncover $8 Million-a-Week Drug Operation in Pennsylvania
It was a typical, single-family house with a landscaped yard and Christmas decorations in a quiet neighborhood in eastern Pennsylvania. But this week investigators, acting on a tip, uncovered a secret in the basement — a drug operation worth an estimated $8 million a week.
DUI driver of car that killed Franconia woman in her bed sentenced to prison
NORRISTOWN — On the day that Marianne Lambert would have turned 87, the 21-year-old Franconia man whose vehicle crossed four yards before slamming into her bedroom wall and killing Lambert as she slept was sentenced to four to eight years in state prison.
Woman killed in Bucks County house fire identified
SPRINGFIELD TWP., Pa. (WPVI) -- A woman was killed in a house fire in Bucks County. Officials say they found the woman dead inside the home on the 900 block of State Road in Springfield Township.
Sketch released of suspect sought for attacks on women in Norristown
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (WPVI) -- Police are searching for the man who has attacked multiple women in Norristown, Montgomery County this month. It's happened five times over the past two weekends. Police released a sketch of the suspect on Wednesday.
The drug factory next door: How a massive heroin operation blended into Warminster
The new tenants at 669 Cheryl Dr. mowed their lawn and decorated for the holidays, waving to passing neighbors in their quiet pocket of Warminster. They were friendly, neighbors said, if not sociable.
11 arrests made, large amounts of drugs found in Warminster raid
WARMINSTER, Pa. (WPVI) -- Eleven people were arrested Wednesday after a massive drug bust in Bucks County, officials said. Authorities said they recovered what they believe to be more than 100 pounds of heroin and fentanyl, a loaded handgun, and at least $30,000 in cash from a Warminster home.
No Tax Hike In 2019 Montgomery County Budget
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, PA – County taxes won't be going up in 2019, as the Montgomery County Commissioners adopted the 2019 budget with no tax increase recently. The $420 million budget with no tax increase marks two years in a row of no hike in taxes.
It’s official: in 2019, Philly students won’t go back to school until after Labor Day
After one year of an August start, Philadelphia School District students will return to a class the Tuesday after Labor Day in 2019. The Board of Education made the calendar change official Thursday night, endorsing the administration’s proposal to begin school next year on Sept. 3, returning the di
VIDEO: Former Eagle Rips Philly's Medical Staff Following Carson Wentz Injury News
Earlier today, Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz went for an MRI on his injured back and got the shocking news that he'd fractured a vertebra. While the football world freaked out about it, one analyst and former Eagle himself kept it real and gave us the truth. Emmanuel Acho, former Tex
Pennsylvania Woman in Critical Condition After Bear Attacked, Dragged Her While She Was Walking Dog
A Pennsylvania woman has been left in critical condition following a bear attack outside her Lycoming County home on Wednesday evening, officials say. Melinda LeBarron was attacked on her property at around 6:45 p.m., WNEP-TV reported. She was grabbed on the leg by a black bear and pulled nearly 90
Multi-agency effort busts major heroin packaging operation in Warminster Township
WARMINSTER >> A large-scale drug packaging operation has been shuttered, vast quantities of suspected heroin and fentanyl have been seized and 11 people are in custody after a multi-agency investigation and search at a residence in Warminster Township.
BASKETBALL: Lansdale Catholic holds off Pennridge
LANSDALE >> Lansdale Catholic knew when to drive, when to attack, and kept finding its way to the free-throw line. The Crusaders also made it count once they got there. “The way we wanna play LC basketball is layups, three-pointers, and free throws, and we certainly shot a lot of free throws tonight
Pennsylvania Replaced Prison Mail With Photocopies. Inmates and Their Families Are Heartbroken.
Ever since his daughter first learned to use a pen, Joseph Onzik has looked forward to her letters. He reads them from a cell in a state prison in Pennsylvania, where he’s been locked up for about five years, since she was three. “I ask her to write me as much as possible,” he says. It “has advanced
17-Year-Old Fugitive From Pennsylvania Arrested In Garden City
An officer saw a car traveling south on Clinton Road at 75 MPH on Dec. 5. The office tried to pull the car over, but the driver refused to stop and continued to drive in an unsafe manner on multiple streets in Garden City and Hempstead, breaking many laws. The car finally came to a stop on Stowe Pla
Canned Corn Recalled in New York and Pennsylvania
Thousands of cases of canned corn are being recalled because it could cause people to develop a fatal illness. According to the Food and Drug Administration, Del Monte Foods has taken the action because the corn was under-processed.
4 people shot inside barbershop in Logan
PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) -- Philadelphia police are investigating a shooting that left four people shot in the Logan neighborhood. It happened around 7:15 p.m. along the 4500 block of North Broad Street.
Warminster Restaurant Inspections: Steak N Shake, Saladworks
WARMINSTER, PA — The Bucks County Department of Health inspected 14 Warminster establishments over the past two weeks. Here's what they found. Click on the link on the restaurant name to see details, including descriptions of the violations that inspectors discovered.
Dad of teen killed in Chester Co. road rage shooting: All I have left of Bianca is my memories
WEST CHESTER, Pa. (WPVI) -- In a victim impact statement, the father of Bianca Roberson, the teenager who was killed during a road rage incident in Chester County last year, remembered his daughter as being generous and hardworking, and asked why did the man who pleaded guilty to shooting her fire t