Norristown Newswire (Page 8)

Norristown Newswire (Page 8)

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

    May 5, 2015 | 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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  2. Tommy Lasorda: How Dodger Icon Met Fidel Castro At Start Of Cuban RevolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | 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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  3. Montgomery County resource fairRead the original story

    May 4, 2015 | 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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  4. After Germantown Academy, Dick Shoulberg still kickingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2015 | 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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  5. Norristown Runners Set For Broad Street 10 MilerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2015 | 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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  6. Congressman Brendan Boyle supports federal wage hike to $12 per hour in yearly incrementsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2015 | Evening Sun

    NORRISTOWN >> A federal proposal to raise the federal minimum wage from $7.25 per hour to $12 per hour in deliberate increments by 2020 has been co-sponsored by U.S. Rep. Brendan Boyle, D-13th Dist. The Raise the Wage Act, introduced Thursday in both the House and Senate, would also gradually eliminate the subminimum tipped wage system and index the Federal minimum wage to keep pace with the rising median wage after the bill is adopted.

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  7. Fallen Officers Honored In NorristownRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2015 | Patch.com

    A ceremony in downtown Norristown honored the 28 officers that have given their life in the line of duty in Montgomery County. Over 100 law enforcement and government officials honored fallen policemen at a ceremony at Hancock Square on Friday, according to a Times Herald report.

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  8. Reward offered in 2012 fatal shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | Connecticut Post

    Authorities investigating a fatal Christmas 2012 shooting outside Philadelphia are putting up a $5,000 reward as an incentive for reluctant witnesses to come forward. Montgomery County prosecutors and Norristown police announced the reward Friday for information leading to an arrest and conviction in the death of 24-year-old Paul Brown .

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  9. Briefly... CITY/REGIONRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | Philly.com

    ... The Montgomery County District Attorney's Office is offering a $5,000 reward in the Christmas 2012 slaying of a Norristown man. Paul Brown, 24, was found shot multiple times inside his car on Dec. 25, 2012, the D.A's office said. He was taken to ...

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  10. Fern A. JimmoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    Fern A. Jimmo, 93, died peacefully Tuesday, April 28, 2015, in Norristown, PA. She was born February 6, 1922, in Ashland, a daughter of the late Edward and Alexina Despres.

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  11. $5k Reward Offered For Inforation On 2012 Norristown KillingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | Patch.com

    A $5000 reward is being offered for information that leads to the arrest of a Christmas Day killing in Norristown in 2012, according to a Times Herald report. The reward is being offered by The Montgomery County District Attorney's Office and the Norristown Police Department in hopes it will encourage witnesses to come forth, according to the report.

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  12. $5,000 reward offered in 2012 Christmas slay near PhillyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | Erie Times News

    "' Authorities investigating a fatal Christmas 2012 shooting outside Philadelphia are putting up a $5,000 reward as an incentive for reluctant witnesses to come forward. Montgomery County prosecutors and Norristown police announced the reward Friday for information leading to an arrest and conviction in the death of 24-year-old Paul Brown.

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  13. Kitchen Fire Rages Overnight In NorristownRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | Patch.com

    A kitchen fire raged in the North Hills area early Wednesday morning at about 2 a.m., according to the Norristown Fire Department.

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  14. PECO Environmental Program Receives Pennsylvania Governor's Award for Environmental ExcellenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | Electric Energy Online

    The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has recognized PECO with the 2015 Governor's Award for Environmental Excellence for the company's work to restore the site of a former manufactured gas plant in Norristown, PA. The award was presented during a ceremony at the Pennsylvania Environmental Council's Annual Dinner in Harrisburg on April 28. "It is truly an honor to be recognized by the Commonwealth for a program that has such a far-reaching environmental impact," said Ellen Cavanaugh, PECO vice president of Support Services.

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  15. Norristown Housing Project Wins Affordability AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | Patch.com

    Norristown's Arbor Mews, a new housing community, was honored with an affordable housing award by the Home Builders Association on April 16. Arbor Mews, owned by Progressive Housing, touts their mission as "revitalizing older, close in neighborhoods in the suburbs of Philadelphia which are ripe for redevelopment by creating homeownership in creatively designed new residential communities."

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  16. Man Known As "Shaggy" Flees Police In NorristownRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... to a West Norriton Police Department press release. Also known as "Shaggy," Lux was last seen running through Norristown Farm Park toward Whitehall Road wearing a white t-shirt and jeans, police said. He may still have staples in his forehead from ...

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  17. Annual Spring Carnival In Norristown Begins TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Patch.com

    The hours of the carnival are 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. on weeknights, and 2 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Saturday.

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  18. How Long Do People Live In Norristown?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Patch.com

    Residents of Pennsylvania's 13th Congressional District, containing Norristown, live an average of 77.9 years, over a year below the national average, according to a new study. The study, called Geographies of Opportunity , was published last week by the Social Science Research Council , as part of their ongoing effort to track disparities in quality of life across America.

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  19. Easton woman badly hurt in Forks Township crash, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | NJ.com

    ... in front of 885 East Newlins Road, Dorney said. The parked 2012 Honda Accord is owned by Michael S. Pollack of Norristown, Pennsylvania, Dorney said. Stonewall was taken to the Northampton County DUI Center because alcohol was suspected of being a ...

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  20. Criminal probe of AG Kane may expand to include staff firingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | O-R Online

    NORRISTOWN – A criminal investigation of Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane may expand to include the firing of a staff prosecutor following his grand jury testimony.

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