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Van Overturns, Traffic Jammed In Norristown

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (CBS) - Authorities say one person has been transported for treatment after a van overturned in a 3-vehicle wreck on Friday afternoon. The accident happened at 1:56 p.m. in the area of Main Street and Markley Street in Norristown. FULL TRAFFIC COVERAGE The condition of the transporte

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-09-22 22:46:00

Hundreds in Norristown celebrate Mass for earthquake, hurricane victims

The Rev. Gus Puleo speaks to parishioners during a special Mass at St. Patrick Church, Norristown, for the victims of the earthquakes in Mexico and the hurricanes in the Caribbean Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017. Gene Walsh - Digital First Media NORRISTOWN>>Healing through prayer was the unspoken theme of

DELAWARE COUNTY DAILY TIMES - 2017-09-22 04:00:00

Norristown homeowner frustrated with response to blighted Noble Street property

NORRISTOWN >> Bobbette Detwiler is fed up. The owner of the well-kept corner lot dotted with tufts of pampas grass on the northwest corner of West Elm and Noble streets has been trying for years to get officials to help her deal with the deplorable conditions at the house adjacent to hers. But she s

NORRISTOWN TIMES HERALD - 2017-09-22 04:00:00

St. John's Episcopal Church reopens in Norristown

The Rev. Andrew "Andy" Kline, left, who arrived at St. John's Episcopal Church in April as the new vicar, with Deacon Dennis Coleman, is ushering in a new "open door" era for the church, which had been shuttered for more than two years. Gary Puleo - DIGITAL FIRST MEDIA By Gary Puleo, The Times Her

NORRISTOWN TIMES HERALD - 2017-09-22 04:00:00

Greater Norristown Area NAACP to host Stem Mentoring presentation

Norristown >> Edward Turner of Turner Concepts will be presenting the STEM Mentoring 2017 - 2018 School Year Plan for the Norristown Area School District at the Greater Norristown Area NAACP monthly meeting. The meeting will be held on Tuesday, September 26, 2017 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 at Mt. Zion AME

NORRISTOWN TIMES HERALD - 2017-09-21 04:00:00

Pennsylvania Weather Forecast: Big Changes Coming

It's the first day of fall, but for the next few days it will feel like the height of summer. Temperatures could reach the 90s this weekend across the Philadelphia region. According to the National Weather Service, there is no rain in the seven day forecast. Temperatures will largely be in the mid 8

PATCH - 2017-09-22 14:32:27

Chesco woman rescues endangered wild Nokota horses

On a windy autumn afternoon seven years ago, Whitney Jaeger rode her horse Leo down Flowing Springs Road in Birchrunville, Chester County, to meet her new neighbor Christine McGowan, hoping to make a friend. Jaeger was holding her daughter, Lia, 4, who wasn't waiting for Halloween to wear her Superg

PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER - 2017-09-22 17:11:31

'Talk about an unholy alliance': Lawyers, doctors and pharmacies

William Bender is an enterprise reporter. He has covered everything from South Philly mobsters to doomsday hucksters. He also writes Clout, a weekly Daily News column chronicling the underbelly of Philly's political scene. Pond Lehocky is the biggest player in town for workers' compensation cases, t

PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER - 2017-09-22 06:00:00

Police: Man raped special needs teen inside Philadelphia rec center

PHILADELPHIA (WTXF) - Philadelphia Police have arrested and charged a man with raping a special needs teenager inside a Philadelphia recreation center Thursday. 32-year-old Ronald Coleman has been charged with rape, sexual assault, unlawful restraint, false imprisonment and related offenses. Police

FOX29.COM - 2017-09-22 19:24:00

Aaron Hernandez's family sues NFL, Patriots over his severe traumatic brain disease

Aaron Hernandez, the former New England Patriots' player who committed suicide in April while serving a life sentence for murder, suffered from chronic traumatic encephalopathy, the neurodegenerative disease linked to the bruising hits on the football field, according to a Boston University study of

PENNLIVE.COM - 2017-09-22 12:31:49

Man, 26, shot and killed in North Philadelphia

Police are investigating a deadly ambush in North Philadelphia. It happened at 12 a.m. Friday. Police say a 26-year-old man was leaning against a car at 17th and Cumberland streets when a shooter ran up and opened fire. Investigators say the shooting continued even after the victim had collapsed. Th

6ABC.COM - 2017-09-22 10:54:34

Tips to Throw the Best Movie Night Ever

Will it be a family-friendly night? Will the movies screened have a theme -- such as all being by one director or set in the same city? Know who your audience is and select movies that best fit the bill. 2. Get the real theater feel. Get the real movie theater experience in the comfort of your home

MAIN LINE MEDIA NEWS - 2017-09-22 05:00:00

JFCS Helping Heroes program: Adults with disabilities wish community's helping heroes a sweet New Year

Helping Heroes is a program that takes place at The Barbara and Harvey Brodsky Enrichment Center of JFCS in Bala Cynwyd, which focuses on enhancing life skills and healthy living. Adults living with disabilities, ages 20s to 50s, come together weekly to help those in need in the community. They make

MAIN LINE MEDIA NEWS - 2017-09-22 18:45:38

Enrollment, teen sleep discussed by curriculum committee

Radnor >> The Radnor Township School Board curriculum committee discussed enrollment numbers on Tuesday, praising administrators for keeping most class sizes within guidelines at Radnor Middle School and Radnor High School, while also noting that Radnor Elementary School appears to be at full capaci

MAIN LINE MEDIA NEWS - 2017-09-22 16:05:55

Village View: Fifth year for Philly Pops Ball

Mayor Jim Kenney was one of the 250 Philly Pops supporters who filled the Bellevue ballroom for a night of dinner and dancing last week to the full 65-piece POPS orchestra and guest vocalist Michael Andrew, led by Music Director Michael Krajewski. The musicians of the orchestra donate their time for

MAIN LINE MEDIA NEWS - 2017-09-22 14:59:48

LM BOC: Officials mull upgrading historic status of township resources

Officials mull upgrading historic status of township resources Tuesday, the Board of Commissioners approved a plan that could lead to upgrading about a dozen sites and objects to the township's Historic Resources Inventory. The list was compiled by the township's Historic Commission in early Septemb

MAIN LINE MEDIA NEWS - 2017-09-22 14:22:45

Pet Owners: Tips to Maintain a Beautiful Home

(StatePoint) For all the companionship pets provide, it's fair to admit that they can mess up a clean, tidy home pretty quickly. But rather than sequester furry loved ones to certain rooms of the house or simply submit to the chaos, you can follow a few savvy tips to keep your home fresh with less w

MAIN LINE MEDIA NEWS - 2017-09-22 05:00:00

Man Arrested For Stealing More Than $100K In Rolex Watches From Main Line Jewelry Store

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - Police have made an arrest in the armed robbery of a Main Line jewelry store in which the suspect made off with more than $100,000 worth of watches. It happened on August 15 at Bernie Robbins Jewelry Store in the 700 block of East Lancaster Avenue in the Villanova section of Rad

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-09-22 03:53:00

Harcum College Offers Degree Program at New Partnership Site

Harcum College is proud to announce a new Partnership Site. On Saturday, September 9, 2017, Grace-Trinity United Church of Christ held an inauguration ceremony and officially opened their doors as one of four new Partnership Sites that launched this year. Grace-Trinity is located at 5200 Oxford Aven

PATCH - 2017-09-22 14:52:42

Tips from the public helped nab suspect in major Rolex robbery in Radnor

Surveillance images from the Aug robbery at the Bernie Robbins store in Radnor Surveillance images from the Aug robbery at the Bernie Robbins store in RadnorDigital First Media A Philadelphia man is behind bars this week thanks to anonymous tipsters in connection with the robbery of nine Rolex watch

MAIN LINE MEDIA NEWS - 2017-09-22 19:16:19