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  1. Manayunk/Norristown Line Suspended For Weekend After Large FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | MyFoxPhilly

    SEPTA's regional rail service on the Manayunk/Norristown line has been suspended for the remainder of the weekend, following a large fire at an abandoned warehouse near the tracks. The rail line will not be in operation while officials asses the condition of the North Philadelphia building involved in the fire.

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  2. President Of County Used Car Dealership Accused Of Fraudulent Business PracticesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Patch.com

    Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane announced today her office has filed a lawsuit against three Philadelphia-area car dealerships and their president Dean Cafiero of Philadelphia. Cafiero, who has dealerships in Montgomery County, including CarVision.com in Norristown, and Philadelphia, is alleged to have "sold and leased used cars at inflated process, used deceptive business practices and sold vehicles that were not roadworthy," according to a press release.

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  3. Editor's Selections Wednesday In The PostRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Sanatoga Post

    ... expenses appear to be growing. Montgomery County Commissioners approve contract to begin text to 911 program Norristown Times Herald (March 24, 2015) This May, those unable to call for help in Montgomery County will be able to text for it. ...

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  4. President of Norristown Used Car Dealership Accused of Fraudulent Business PracticesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Patch.com

    Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane announced today her office has filed a lawsuit against three Philadelphia-area car dealerships and their president Dean Cafiero of Philadelphia. Cafiero, who has dealerships in Montgomery County, including CarVision.com in Norristown, and Philadelphia, is alleged to have "sold and leased used cars at inflated process, used deceptive business practices and sold vehicles that were not roadworthy," according to a press release.

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  5. Montco saves $2.9 million in bond refinancingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Philly.com

    NORRISTOWN A new bond-refinancing deal will save Montgomery County even more than its experts anticipated - $2.9 million over the next 15 years, the county said in a statement. The commissioners earlier this month approved the $27.7 million refinancing to close out two so-called interest-rate swaps issued by a previous administration.

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  6. Elmwood Park Zoo and Sensaphone Join Forces to Protect Animals...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | PRWeb

    ... heat to warm snakes, frogs, toads and turtles. To avoid such a potentially deadly situation in the future, the Norristown, Pa.-based zoo and Sensaphone , a leader in environment alerting technology, have partnered to install devices that provide ...

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  7. Malvern Prepares for Chester Valley Trail Opening DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Patch.com

    ... of Prussia, with plans to connect the trail to the Stuble Trail in Downingtown and the Schuylkill River Trail in Norristown in years to come. The trail is a part of The Circuit, a 750-mile trail network of bicyle and pedestrian trails connecting the ...

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  8. Norristown Water Treatment Plant In Pennsylvania Achieves Highest Level Of PerformanceRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | Water Online

    Pennsylvania American Water's Norristown Water Treatment Plant, which serves approximately 32,000 customers in Montgomery County, has received the prestigious Presidents Award from the Partnership for Safe Water. The program is a volunteer initiative developed by the U.S. EPA, Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, American Water Works Association and other organizations representing water suppliers that continuously provide water quality that surpasses regulatory standards.

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  9. Pennsylvania WTP earns Presidents Award for drinking water quality effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | WaterWorld

    announced that it has presented Pennsylvania American Water's (PAW) Norristown Water Treatment Plant, which serves approximately 32,000 customers in Montgomery County, with the prestigious Phase IV - Presidents Award for its sustainable efforts in ...

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  10. Former MontCo teacher pleads guilty to sex with studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    A former Montgomery County teacher has pleaded guilty to having sex with a student. Investigators said 34-year-old Jessica Streeper had sex with a teenage student when she was a teacher at Eisenhower Middle School in Norristown.

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  11. Former Norristown teacher admits to sexual relationship with studentRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | Patch.com

    A former Norristown teacher pleaded guilty this morning to a felony charge of involuntary deviate sexual intercourse, according to the Bucks County Courier Times . Jessica Streeper, 34, of Buckingham, is charged with having sex with a 14-year-old student.

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  12. Montgomery County Commissioners Plan 'Conversation' in Lower MerionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Patch.com

    ... on people's minds." The 2015 series has already been held in Ambler and Abington Township. Others will be held in Norristown, Lower Pottsgrove and East Greenville.

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  13. Online comics dealer creates superpowered sales platformRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... says. Jim Drucker stands among files of some of his 749,000 comics he has in inventory at NewKadia Comics in Norristown, Pa. Nagging first from his mother and then his wife led Jim Drucker to start parting with his comic-book collection and, in the ...

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  14. Crime Reduction in Norristown Topic of Monday MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Patch.com

    Police Chief Mark Talbot and his leadership team, which meets every other week to assess crime data and trends, will discuss the crime reduction strategy and the department's effectiveness in implementing the strategy.

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  15. Common Ground from Uncommon Spaces: West Chester Dance Works Presents Annual Spring ConcertRead the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | DanceJournal

    ... groups, and the Relevate Youth, a youth outreach program that brings dance-based development programs into Norristown Public Schools, make up West Chester Dance Works. For the past 32 years, the company has been a space for dancers ranging in age ...

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  16. It's the First Weekend of Spring! Here are 5 Things to Do in Montgomery CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Patch.com

    The Greater Norristown Police Athletic League will hold its annual Jim McCrudden Science Night on Friday at the GNPAL Center from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Science topics to be covered include chemical reactions, forensics, aerodynamics and more. Plus, local law enforcement will be displaying their motorcycles for the kids to look at.

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  17. SEPTA Announces Changes to Norristown Line ScheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Patch.com

    The changes will impact the Manayunk/Norristown Line. Here are a few of the changes, according to SEPTA, but passengers should be sure to check the new schedule for full details: Weekday inbound Train #6217 will now service Elm St. Station with local service through Miquon Station then express service to Center City stations at its current scheduled times Weekday inbound Train #6219 will now serve Ivy Ridge Station , with service through East Falls Station and arriving at Center City Stations at its current scheduled times Weekday inbound Train # 6221 will now operate two minutes later from Elm St. Station , with local service through Miquon Station and then express service to Center City Stations at its current scheduled times NEW TRAIN: Train #6291 will service Miquon Station with service through Allegheny Station and arriving at Suburban Station at 9:04 a.m. Saturday and Sunday ... (more)

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  18. Norristown's Latest Forecast for First Day of Spring SnowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Patch.com

    The National Weather Service is now saying that 1-3 inches of snow will blanket much of Pennsylvania on Friday. Snow started in the morning and will continue until nightfall, according to the forecast.

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  19. Road closures, detours in Philadelphia this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Philly.com

    ... be detoured off the parkway during that time. On SEPTA's rails, shuttle buses will replace trains on the Manayunk/Norristown Regional Rail line between the Elm Street and Conshohocken stations. The shuttle buses will be in effect all day on both ...

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  20. Genealogy Query - Charlotte Ann Johnson HendersonRead the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | Cousinconnect.com

    ... Elaine Swenda Johnson, BF Bruce Albert JOHNSON, Mom named you Christopher, born at Montgomery Co. Hospital in Norristown Pa Adoption handled by Judge Rott/Roth, mom said you looked like our Sister a birth, beautiful. Mom lived in Bridgeport ...

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