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Thousands Of Job Openings Near Norristown Over The Past Week

From healthcare to hospitality, to teaching positions and retail, the job listings in this week's employment postings are chock-full of opportunities for those on the hunt for the perfect job. The Patch Jobs Board updates continuously, with all kinds of positions listed both near and far away. You c

PATCH - 2017-11-18 17:58:19

Norristown Area High School football team brings positive message to younger students

Youngsters at Whitehall Elementary School in West Norristown show their support for the Norristown Area High School football team, background, who read a story to them about overcoming challenges, Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017. Oscar Gamble - Digital First Media By Oscar Gamble, The Times Herald NORRI

NORRISTOWN TIMES HERALD - 2017-11-18 05:00:00

Teen Charged In August Crash That Killed 17-Year-Old In Norristown

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (CBS) - A teenager has been charged in an accident that left a 17-year-old boy dead in Montgomery County. The Montgomery County District Attorney's Office announced Friday that 16-year-old Kareem Samuel Jr. of Philadelphia has been charged after authorities say he was behind the whee


A trolley is coming to Elmwood Park Zoo, Norristown

NORRISTOWN>>You love spending the day at Elmwood Park Zoo, but wouldn't it be nice to take a break from the animals to head into town for a bite to eat, or take in one of those acclaimed productions at the Centre Theater, without the hassle of parking in Norristown? The zoo has a vision that will ma

NORRISTOWN TIMES HERALD - 2017-11-18 05:00:00

Teen Charged In Fatal Post-Burglary Norristown Crash

NORRISTOWN, PA - A teenager has been charged with homicide by vehicle and five others face burglary charges after the group fled the scene of a Norristown break-in at high speeds and ultimately crashed, killing one passenger, the Montgomery County District Attorney's Office announced. The driver, K


Norristown Fire Department providing Thanksgiving dinners to families in need

NORRISTOWN >> Full turkey dinners with all the trimmings will be provided to 100 Norristown families in need by the Norristown Fire Department Nov. 21. Selected families will meet from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at municipal hall, 235 E. Airy St. to pick-up complete Thanksgiving dinners including desserts. Fire


Pennsylvania hunters kill 666 bears on first day

In weather that favored the bears on Saturday, November 18, Pennsylvania hunters killed at least 666 bears across the state. As of early afternoon Sunday, November 19, after the Pennsylvania Game Commission's 25 bear check stations had closed for the weekend, hunters had brought 666 bruins to the st

PENNLIVE.COM - 2017-11-19 19:15:02

Montgomery County real estate briefs: Week of Nov. 19

Sales associates and employees of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Fox & Roach, Realtors/The Trident Group volunteered Oct. 5 to lend a hand across the tri-state area at more than 250 nonprofit organizations for the 22nd annual Community Service Day. Volunteers from the Collegeville office spent the

MONTGOMERY NEWS - 2017-11-19 08:30:00

Fire destroys part of a building in Millbury

A Saturday night fire inside a commercial building in Millbury destroyed the back of the building, but firefighters were able to save the front. Millbury firefighters were called to 9 Railroad Ave. around 11 p.m. for a report of a fire. The first arriving firefighters noticed the fire was well unde

MASSLIVE.COM - 2017-11-19 13:02:09

End of tax credit will hurt cities, Tonko, others say

TROY - Plans to eliminated the federal historic tax credit as part the $1.5 trillion tax reform package being considered by Congress would end a key tool used to revitalize old structures in city's like Troy, officials warned Sunday. Calling it "a betrayal" and "shameful," U.S. Rep. Paul Tonko, Asse

TIMES UNION - 2017-11-19 17:01:57

Capital Region leaders tout historic tax credit

"Three years ago, it was identified as the new location for the Tech Valley Center of Gravity," said Holly Cargill-Cramer of the Tech Valley Center of Gravity. Tech Valley Center of Gravity is an incubator for new and growing tech businesses. It took more than $7 million to bring the old building ba

WNYT - 2017-11-20 02:38:00

Dems defend hisrtoic preservation tax credit axed in GOP tax bill

Troy Mayor Patrick Madden speaks at a news conference in support of the Historic Preservation Tax Credit on Sunday at the Tech Valley Center of Gravity in downtown Troy, a building renovated with financial assistance from the credit. LAUREN HALLIGAN - LHALLIGAN@TROYRECORD.COM TROY, N.Y. >> Local, s

TROY RECORD - 2017-11-19 05:00:00

Local gym opens for people on the spectrum

LATHAM, N.Y. (NEWS10) - Bridging the gap between kids with developmental delays and neurotypical kids has never been easier, at Ring Around the Spectrum, a new sensory gym designed especially for kids with autism and other developmental disabilities located in Latham. Gym owner Abbe Roberts says eve

NEWS10 ABC - 2017-11-19 18:58:44

100 years ago in The Record: Nov. 19

"Troy has again 'gone over the top,'" The Record reports after the Collar City surpasses its $66,000 goal for the Y.M.C.A. War Work fundraising campaign. Campaign chairman Howard S. Kennedy predicts that the city's final total for the campaign will pass $70,000. As of press time for our evening edit

TROY RECORD - 2017-11-19 05:00:00

Rosko Fogarty thrilled to take over Palace post

Susan Rosko Fogarty is the new executive director of the Palace Performing Arts Center Photographer: Provided photo, left, and Gazette file photo While Susan Rosko Fogarty has big plans for the Palace Theatre, she has no intention of stealing anyone's turf. "I like to consider all of us, Proctors, S

DAILY GAZETTE - 2017-11-19 08:00:00

Ribbon-cutting held at Watervliet gymnastics academy

Kennedy was a 12-year-old aspiring gymnast when she was badly injured in a truck accident. It took her a year to re-learn how to walk properly, and many thought she'd never return to gymnastics again. Now, she's back on the bars and eager to help others. "I was just a strong little girl and I surviv

WNYT - 2017-11-19 03:25:00

29-year-old man shot to death early Sunday in Birmingham

A 29-year-old man was shot to death early Sunday in Birmingham. Authorities Sunday afternoon identified the victim as Morry Green. The shooting happened in the 10 block of Fourth Avenue North. North Precinct officers responded about 12:30 a.m. to the scene on a report of a man shot several times, sa

AL.COM - 2017-11-19 21:22:41

Birmingham man shot and killed while looking for vehicle

From The Trussville Tribune staff reports BIRMINGHAM - A shooting early Sunday has claimed the life of a Birmingham man, according to Carol Robinson. The victim was identified as 29-year-old Morry Green. He was shot in the 10 block of Fourth Avenue North while searching for his vehicle. Officers res

TRUSSVILLETRIBUNE.COM - 2017-11-19 22:00:34

Child shot and car wreck investigation in Birmingham

Updated: 3:13 PM CST Nov 19, 2017 A 7-year-old girl is in the hospital after she was shot Sunday, according to the Birmingham police department. Police say officers responded to a car wreck on Gaywood Circle and Montclair Road around 2 p.m. Sunday. When they arrived, police say the child had alrea

WVTM13.COM - 2017-11-19 21:13:00

Young girl found shot in car wreck in Birmingham

Birmingham police officers dispatched to the scene of a car wreck and person shot discovered the shooting victim was a young girl, according to an email release from Sgt. Bryan Shelton. The victim, a 7-year-old black girl, had been taken to Children's of Alabama by the time officers arrived on the s

AL.COM - 2017-11-19 21:42:58