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  1. PennDOT contractor arraigned on $3.6M theft chargeRead the original story

    1 hr ago | O-R Online

    NORRISTOWN – A Department of Transportation contractor stole $3.6 million in public funds by billing the state for work that was never done, state prosecutors said Thursday in what they described as an ongoing corruption probe of PennDOT's southeastern Pennsylvania district.

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  2. Two charged in ongoing investigation into PennDOT corruptionRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Pocono Record

    ... Governor Road, Shillington, Berks County, most recently a PennDOT consultant inspector for Czop Specter Inc. in Norristown, was also charged for his role in allegedly facilitating Nguyen's scheme to defraud public funds intended to maintain state ...

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  3. Two men charged after conspiring to steal $3.6 million in taxpayer money from PennDOT, Pa. attorney general says Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | PennLive.com

    ... 2009, authorities said. Slamon, who was most recently a PennDOT consultant inspector for Czop Specter Inc. in Norristown, is accused of taking bribes from Nguyen in exchange for falsifying PennDOT records. The aim was for Nguyen to receive payment ...

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  4. 2 charged with defrauding PennDOTRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | ABC 27

    ... funds. Slamon, 54, of Shillington, was most recently a PennDOT consultant inspector for Czop Specter Inc. in Norristown. He allegedly facilitated Nguyen's scheme to defraud public funds intended to maintain state roads, bridges and tunnels, Kane ...

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  5. Gun-toting pedestrian in eastern Pa. questioned by police, gun confiscatedRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ... man on July 20 inquiring about Pennsylvania gun laws. The man said that he was planning to visit a friend in Norristown and wanted to openly carry his shotgun slung over his back for protection. The caller was informed that he could legally do so as ...

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  6. Roman Catholic High gets new president, rectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Philly.com

    ... assignments include school minister and athletic director for the former Kennedy-Kenrick Catholic High School in Norristown, assistant principal for academic affairs at the former Cardinal Dougherty High School in Philadelphia, and president and ...

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  7. Raymond 'Ray' Duff, fishing derby organizerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Cape Gazette

    ... husband to Mary Duff (ne Samuelson), with whom he shared 38 years of marriage. Ray was a longtime member of the Norristown Maenner-Chor Club and was very involved with the Stony Creek Anglers. He loved NASCAR racing and traveling. He was most ...

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  8. Louise T. Brennan, 96, public relations directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Philly.com

    ... in 1963. Two years later, she was recruited to lead the Central Montgomery Branch of the American Red Cross in Norristown. Mrs. Brennan also was an active civic volunteer. As president of the North Penn League of Women Voters from 1953 to 1956, she ...

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  9. Man fatally shot in NorristownRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Philly.com

    Norristown police said a 28-year-old man was shot to death on the 1100 block of Willow Street at about 1 a.m. Norristown police and Montgomery County detectives are continuing to investigate, and the District Attorney's Office is expected to release additional information later.

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  10. Failed Norristown condos still a burden to buyersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | Philly.com

    ... again be able to buy a house. Home ownership was not supposed to be like this. Instead of buying a haven, five Norristown condominium owners say they wound up with a horror. It's a years-long saga - one yet to end - that spurred changes in the way ...

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  11. Philadelphia Woman Cashes $2,000 in Bad Checks at Lansdale Credit Union: CopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | TheAlternativePress.com

    ... remaining money was deposited in Burke's bank account, police said. The checks were from Santos Construction of Norristown, Pa., police said. Freedom Credit Union loss prevention officers said the Bank of America account was a closed account. The ...

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  12. Debate over funding Carver community poolRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Philly.com

    Built by neighbors in response to racial segregation, the pool at the George Washington Carver Community Center in Norristown had opened every summer since 1960.

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  13. Weis plans to open its first beer cafe in York County by fallRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | The York Daily Record

    This is a Weis beer cafe opened recently in an East Norriton store in Norristown.

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  14. Weis supermarket opens Norristown beer cafeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Business Journal

    Weis Markets opened an in-store beer cafA in its East Norriton, Pa. location this week as part of its continued growth to meet customer expectations and growing trends.

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  15. Telephony Depot Receives Google Trusted Store CertificationRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | PRWeb

    ... op manufacturers at the best prices. Telephony Depot has been a leader in the industry since 2003 and is based in Norristown, PA. More information is available at http://www.telephonydepot.com/ and http://www.google.com/trustedstores/ .

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  16. One year after historic action, community rallies behind MontCo officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Philadelphia Gay News

    ... provide remarks. The recently developed gay caucus - comprised of Abington Township Commissioner Lori Schreiber, Norristown Council President William Caldwell, Bridgeport Borough Councilman Mark Barbee and Clifford - was created to provide awareness ...

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  17. Corropolese Bakery & Deli Named Lansdale Business of the MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | TheAlternativePress.com

    ... sounds and smells at Corropolese Bakery." The bakery and deli began in the 1920s in a duplex on Airy Street in Norristown, Malagari said. Bread would be baked in the ovens in the back, and locals would come pick up the bread, he said. There was even ...

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  18. Last Chance for Discounted Oktoberfest TicketsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | TheAlternativePress.com

    ... you have to miss out on the annual celebration of Oktoberfest. Thankfully, it will only take a short drive to Norristown instead. The Elmwood Park Zoo's annual celebration of beer tasting for a good cause is back for 2014. On Sept. 14 from noon to ...

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  19. Attempted homicide suspect captured in OleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | WFMZ

    ... allegedly trying to kill another man in Montgomery County has been captured in Berks County. An investigation by Norristown police detectives and members of the U.S. Marshals' fugitive task force led them to set up surveillance on a home in the ...

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  20. Bethlehem Podiatrist Foot Doctor's Website Caters To Tech-Savvy PatientsRead the original story

    May 7, 2014 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... on to complete a 3-year residency in Podiatric Medicine, Foot and Ankle Surgery at Mercy Suburban Hospital in Norristown, PA. Contact us: Bethlehem Podiatry: Fallon-Kline Foot and Ankle 2591 Baglyos Circle ...

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