Upper Merion police July 6th

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Upper Merion Swim and Tennis Club grand-opening ceremony

KING OF PRUSSIA – The Upper Merion Swim and Tennis Club, 431 W. Valley Forge Road, had its grand opening Saturday, June 25. The Upper Merion Township Board of Supervisors and representative from the Swim and Tennis Club were on hand for the ceremony. After the ceremony, neighbors toured the club and of course swam….
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Traffic changes on Route 202 South

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Rapture preacher recovering from a stroke

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The California radio preacher who predicted the apocalypse on May 21 has been moved to a nursing home, where he is recovering from a stroke he suffered last month. Harold Camping’s daughter confirms her father recently moved from an area hospital to a skilled nursing facility. He is undergoing rehabilitation there…
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Station Road plantings are one more step in community development

By Alan Thomasathomas@mainlinemedianews.com Recently a small sign signaled another step in bringing the south side of Wayne’s years-in-the-making high-level station renovation closer to a safety-conscious and aesthetically pleasing conclusion. Heads-Up Landscaping (.com) recently delivered the likes of lower shrubs, rosebushes and mulch to the traffic-calming garden approach to the station. Heads-Up left behind its sign….
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Upper Merion considers outsourcing school buses

By JENNY DeHUFF UPPER MERION — The Upper Merion school board will consider hiring independent subcontractors to bus students to and from school, a school board official confirmed Wednesday. The board decided Tuesday night to accept bids from interested parties. The outsourcing could help reduce district operating costs, officials said. “We voted to get out…
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Video: Radnor police asking for the public’s help in Wawa robbery

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Wayne station rehab: Mission accomplished

Fabio Bevilacqua, owner of Fabio Danny’s Station Café in the Wayne train station, accepts a check for refurbishing the floor from Wayne Station Historic Preservation Association members and supporters, from left: Jim Higgins (president), Greg Pritchard, Ted Pollard, Ted Carson (treasurer) and John DeVol (vice president). View and purchase photos

Delco approves animal control services

By DANIELLE LYNCH MEDIA — Delaware County Council on Tuesday officially approved an agreement it made late last week with the Delaware County SPCA, regarding municipal animal-control services. “On behalf of the SPCA, we’d like to thank you for all your work,” SPCA board member Marcia Noa said to county council. Noa also specifically thanked…
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Briggs’ Summer Food Drive under way

KING OF PRUSSIA – On Monday State Rep. Tim Briggs, D-Montgomery, started his third annual Summer Food Drive to benefit local food pantries. It will run through the end of August. Briggs said food banks often run low in the summer, when not as many food drives are being held. But there is still significant…
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Radnor police asking for the public’s help in Wawa robbery

By Richard Ilgenfritzrilgenfritz@mainlinemedianews.com Radnor police are again asking for help from the public after a robbery at a Wawa store in Wayne early Wednesday morning. Police said a man dressed in white hooded sweatshirt entered the store on the 200 block of Lancaster Avenue at 3:56 a.m. with some type of “He approached the counter,…
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Upper Main Line police report July 6th

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Armed robbery in Wayne

The Radnor Township Police Department issued a crime alert for an armed robbery that occurred Wednesday, July 6, at the Wawa Market at 213 E. Lancaster Ave., Wayne. At about 4 a.m. a white male entered the store, approached the sales counter, displayed an edged weapon to the clerk and demanded cash. The cashier complied,…
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Crews rescue child from cliff

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Worthington’s loss is KOP’s gain

By GRETCHEN METZ, Staff Writer L.L. Bean won’t be setting up shop in Uptown Worthington. It will be opening in the King of Prussia Plaza in September instead. Upscale theater company Muvico is no long under agreement with O’Neill Properties Group, the developer of the 100-acre mixed use community at routes 202 and 29. Much…
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‘Gone to Carolina’: Radnor’s Lisa Williamson retires

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Behind the scene at Radnor fireworks

By Alan Thomasathomas@mainlinemedianews.com In about 40 minutes it’s over, the combustible, bombastic, explosive extravaganza we know as Independence Day fireworks. For a while there’s still the drifting smoke and a powder-and-sulpher smell and the emotional afterglow, as before there was a community of anticipation before it started, but 40 minutes was about it. But, if…
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Video: Tredyffrin’s 2011 fireworks show

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Firefighters battle roof fire at new Devon Acme

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New head at Montco chamber

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Car plows down speed radar monitor in By Bridgeport

By Keith Phucas BRIDGEPORT — Police are working to identify a driver who crashed into a portable speed monitoring display on Ford Street Thursday evening then left the scene without reporting the incident. The speed monitor, perched on two wheels, was sitting on the side of the road when it was hit. The device records…
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Upper Merion July 4th fireworks

Upper Merion will hold its Annual Fourth of July Celebration on Monday, July 4, at Heuser Park. Come for a fun evening of music, food, and fireworks. The festivities begin at 4:30 p.m. with Never Look Back, followed by Star Attraction and the Mango Men at 5:15 p.m. The fireworks show will begin around 9…
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Pa. universities’ hike tuition 7.5 percent

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A 7.5 percent tuition increase approved Thursday by the board that governs Pennsylvania’s 14 state-owned universities – including West Chester and Cheyney – will cost full-time resident students an additional $436 for the 2011-12 academic year, largely because of state aid cuts. The increases for resident students will push the annual…
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Video: Upper Main Line July 4th activities

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