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  1. Man gets 40 to 80 years in murder of man he met onlineRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | WLOS

    ... to third-degree murder, robbery and burglary. Prosecutors said Wilcox killed 36-year-old Manual Hakimian of Norristown in September after meeting him online, then used his bank and credit cards in at least five states before being arrested in North ...

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  2. Pennsylvania 'Craigslist Killer' Sentenced to 40 to 80 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Patch.com

    A Lycoming County man pleaded guilty Monday to the murder of a Norristown man he arranged to meet through an Internet classified ad last September, according to the Intelligencer. Chad Marshall WIlcox, 29, has been sentenced to 40 to 80 years in prison for third degree murder, robbery and burglary after he accepted a plea deal that dropped first and second degree murder charges, according to the report.

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

    Saturday May 9 | The Sanatoga Post

    ... in Pottstown's Rosedale section. Montgomery County commissioners support 911 funding reform passed by Pa. House Norristown Times Herald (May 8, 2015) Montgomery County commissioners hoope the state Senate passes a 911 funding bill to increase fees ...

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  4. Montco drug take-back day called an 'important tool'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | Philly.com

    NORRISTOWN More than 3,600 pounds of prescription drugs were turned over to the Montgomery County District Attorney's Office for safe disposal last month. A drug take-back day organized by the District Attorney's Office and local police departments collected 895 pounds of medications at 27 sites on April 25. The rest came from medications in year-round collection boxes.

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  5. West Norriton Police Arrest Man Who Fled County Emergency ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Patch.com

    ... ct. Lux, known also as "Shaggy," fled from a psychiatric evaluation last month, and was last seen running through Norristown Farm Park toward Whitehall Road.

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  6. An Update From Norristown PatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Patch.com

    ... be able to post new stories until Saturday evening. We will be posting vital breaking news in the meantime on the Norristown Patch Facebook page. (To stay in the loop there, be sure to like the page so the latest updates show up in your news feed.) ...

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  7. Norristown Detective Receives Commendation by District Attorney's OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Patch.com

    The Montgomery County District Attorney's Office honored a Norristown detective Thursday for his work in helping getting am alleged rapist off the street, according to The Times Herald. The report states that District Attorney Risa Freeman gave Detective James Angelucci a commendation for investigating and arresting Howard Tucker in 2011.

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  8. Sheriff's Officers Apprehend Nine Alleged Deadbeat ParentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Patch.com

    ... - who are believed to owe a combined $66,383 in late payments. The other towns included in the sweep are Horsham, Norristown, Spring City, Royersford, and Pottstown. According to the report, the sheriff's officers were only responsible for executing ...

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  9. Norristown Man Sentenced For Slashing Another PrisonerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Patch.com

    The report states that Michael Call, 29, pleaded guilty to slashing Gary Roman, an accused child-sex offender, with a sharp object inside Montgomery County Prison last December. According to the report, Romano almost died from the attack and needed 47 stitches to close wounds on his face and neck.

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  10. County Sheriff's Office Unveils New Bicycle Patrol UnitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Patch.com

    Montgomery County Sheriff Russell Bono introduced the new MCSO Bike Patrol Unit during a press conference at the courthouse in Norristown on Wednesday. The 10 member bike unit, which consists of the three supervisors and seven deputies, has completed training and will patrol outside the courthouse, the SEPTA Transportation Center, the Montgomery Intermediate Unit, the Montco bike trails and parks, and community events.

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  11. Montco jail inmate sentenced for alleged 'jailhouse justice' assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    NORRISTOWN >> A Montgomery County jail inmate is moving to state prison after he used a razor-like object to violently slash a child sex offender's face and neck during an attack that prosecutors alleged was motivated by his dislike for inmates accused of committing sexual-related crimes against children. Michael Daniel Call, 29, was sentenced Wednesday to 5 A1 2 to 11 years in state prison after he pleaded guilty to a felony charge of aggravated assault in in connection with the Dec. 31, 2013, razor blade attack of then fellow inmate Gary Romano, who at the time, was awaiting court action on charges he sexually assaulted a 2-year-old girl and possessed child pornography.

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  12. The Elmwood Park Zoo s Season Kickoff Carnival begins tonight.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Philly.com

    ... (Beach and Moorlyn Terrace, Ocean City) at 11 a.m. For thrills: The Elmwood Park Zoo 's (1661 Harding Blvd., Norristown) Season Kickoff Carnival begins tonight from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. Get unlimited rides if you purchase a wristband! For dinner and a ...

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  13. Nine arrested in Montco child-support sweep; more soughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Philly.com

    ... out on a total of $66,382 in child support for nine kids. Deputies and K-9 units combed through Abington, Norristown, Horsham, Spring City, Royersford, and Pottstown early Wednesday, searching for about 30 suspects, according to a news release from ...

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  14. Norristown Patch Mid-Week Review: Fallen Officers HonoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Patch.com

    Police have charged the mother, who has not been identified, with attempted homicide after they say she threw the baby off the bridge. The construction workers were apparently picking up cones to reopen a closed lane on Route 276 east in the Bensalem area, police said.

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  15. Norristown Council Honors Fire Department, Emergency RespondersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Patch.com

    The Norristown Council honored dozens of fire companies, including the Norristown Fire Company, and other emergency responders during its meeting Tuesday, according to The Times Herald.

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  16. Joe Lucia Retires From Cornell, Cornell Programs SeparatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    ... director at the Albany Country Club (1995-2001) and spent one season as head swimming coach at Methacton HS in Norristown, Pa. Newman has been an assistant coach for the last six seasons, helping the Big Red to significant improvements in both ...

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  17. Tommy Lasorda: How Dodger Icon Met Fidel Castro At Start Of Cuban RevolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | The Post Game

    In Tommy Lasorda: My Way , author Colin Gunderson covers Lasorda's days as a player and manager of the Los Angeles Dodgers, including World Series championships in 1981 and 1988. It also reveals what makes Lasorda tick: His relationship with his father, Sabatino, whom he emulated; his childhood growing up in Norristown, Pennsylvania, working odd jobs; and his unfailing work ethic.

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  18. Montgomery County resource fairRead the original story

    Monday May 4 | Examiner.com

    ... Expo: A Focus on Transition to Adult Life and Autism May 7, 2015 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM MCIU 2 West Lafayette Street Norristown, PA Ample onsite parking is available The Spring Resource Expo will be held next Thursday, May 7th at the "NEW" MCIU building ...

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  19. After Germantown Academy, Dick Shoulberg still kickingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | Philly.com

    When Richard Shoulberg was a teenager in Norristown, he said, a coach told him: "Every town in the United States has an Olympian. Unfortunately, they don't all have an Olympic coach."

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  20. Norristown Runners Set For Broad Street 10 MilerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | Patch.com

    ... Delaware Valley and around the globe will take part in the run. Last year, 16-year-old John Maxey led the way for Norristown, placing 307th overall with a time of 1:03:20.

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