9 hrs ago
School Bus Hit Utility Pole in Norristown, Say Police
A school bus hit a utility pole at Swede Street and Oak Street in Norristown on Friday, according to Norristown Police, who, at 2 p.m. were investigating the incident.
10 hrs ago
Blue Nose Pitt Bull Missing After Running Off on Sunday
A male, blue nose Pitt Bull ran away from Haws Avenue in Norristown on Sunday around 11:30 a.m. and his owner is actively looking for him, according to the owner's post on a Norristown Patch announcement board .
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Girl Punches Boyfriend in State Police Lobby: Cops
A 21-year old Lansdale woman allegedly punched a Norristown man in the face in the lobby of the Pennsylvania State Police Barracks in Skippack Township, according to a police report.
LCR Electronics Chassis, Backplane and System Business Units Now Operate as LCR Embedded Systems, Inc
LCR Electronics announces that its chassis, backplane and systems product divisions have been realigned and now operate as a new business entity, LCR Embedded Systems, Inc., led by founder and former owner of LCR Electronics, Nissen Isakov.
Astrodyne Corporation Announces the Acquisitions of Radius Power and LCR Electronics
Radius and LCR are leading providers of EMI and RFI filter products to OEM customers worldwide.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Stewart Middle School Spreads Holiday Spirit to Central Montgomery MH/MR
A group of students from Stewart Middle School in Norristown, dressed as elves and shepherded by officer Steve Sowell, their School Resource Officer , arrived at the Central Montgomery Mental Health/Mental Retardation Center on Wednesday to serve an annual holiday dinner to the community.
Dragon Boat Club Invites Community to 'Winter Wonderland at Riverfront Park'
The Norristown Dragon Boat Club invites the community to 'Winter Wonderland at Riverfront Park' on Saturday, Dec. 7, with a reading of "'Twas The Night Before Christmas" under Christmas lights, goodies to snack on, and more.
Norristown Police to Have Three New Vehicles
Norristown's municipal council approved a motion for the lease purchase of three new Norristown police vehicles at their Tuesday night meeting, voting for three Ford Explorers that will be marked as police vehicles.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Local College Students Launch New Cavern Productions
New Artists, New Audiences, A New Approach to Art. This is the motto of Philadelphia's newest entertainment group, New Cavern Productions .
Stabbing Victim Had Probation Warrant Out For His Arrest, Say Police
Norristown police officers arrived at West Marshall and Cherry Streets on Sunday evening in response to a stabbing report, and found that the victim had an active probation warrant for his arrest, say police.
Area Agencies Highlight Traffic Accident Hotspots For Older Drivers
To mark what is called Older Driver Safety Awareness Week , area agencies are putting out their lists of some of the more dangerous roads for those age 65 and older.
Don't Wait Too Long to Mail Holiday Packages and Cards
Written by Jennifer van der Kleut The holiday season is the busiest time of year for the good 'old post office.
Cardiac Rehab Coordinator Wanted: Who's Hiring Around the Norristown Area
Take a look at these local jobs in the Norristown area posted recently on Careerbuilder.com .
Montco Commissioners Usher in Holidays With Lighting Ceremony
Montgomery county Commissioners Leslie Richards, Joe Shapiro and Bruce Castor Jr. gathered with a cheerful crowd Monday night to light the county Christmas tree, a Hanukkah menorah and Kwanzaa kinara at the plaza level of the county courthouse in Norristown, facing Main Street.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Norristown Man Drives into Poles, Trashcans in Conshy While Drunk, Police Say
Whitemarsh Police arrested a Norristown man after he allegedly crashed into a row of trashcans, a township sign pole and a PECO utility pole on Sunday night.
Writer Michael Tolle Will Meet With Norristown Residents to Talk Norristown
Writer and blogger Michael Tolle, who authored the book "What Killed Downtown Norristown," will be in Norristown on Dec. 7 to talk about the municipality with residents at the Montgomery Hose Fire Company in Norristown, according to someone familiar with the event.
Hanes files same-sex marriage argument with state Supreme Court
NORRISTOWN Montgomery County Register of Wills D. Bruce Hanes filed arguments Monday asking the state Supreme Court to find Pennsylvania's same-sex marriage ban "patently unconstitutional."
Sun Dec 01, 2013
All About Jazz
INTERVIEW/PROFILE: Jazz Musician of the Day: Jaco Pastorius
"Jaco" was born John Francis Pastorius III, the first of three sons born to John Francis Pastorius II and Stephanie Katherine Haapala Pastorius.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Zachary's BBQ Brings Blues, Craft Brews and BBQ to Saturday Night
Zachary's BBQ Southern Comfort & Catering in Norristown is celebrating their monthly Chefsoul Saturdays this week, "Keepin' it Live & Local" with blues, brews from Prism Brewery, small batch bourbon and tasty small plates this Saturday from 9 p.m. to
Support Norristown Businesses on Small Business Saturday
Black Friday has marked the start of the holiday shopping season, with big deals from the big box stores and hours spent going from store to store at the mall; Small Business Saturday, in contrast, is a day to shop locally and discover nearby hidden gems while supporting the local business owner who may be your neighbor, or a new acquaintance.