Four former western Montgomery County residents, all branded as "criminal fugitives" by the county sheriff, remain Monday on his office's list of most-wanted suspects.
It's unknown how three cute ducklings may have mistaken a Limerick Township storm drain for the family nest, but they were rescued by public works employees working above and beyond the call of duty.
Boyertown, Bechtelsville, and Colebrookdale have benefited since June from coverage by the new Eastern Berks Regional Police Department. Its chief and officers informally chatted Saturday with the public.
A Pottstown man is scheduled to appear in court Thursday for a preliminary hearing on North Coventry police charges regarding an alleged theft that occurred on West Schuylkill Road.
A Lower Pottsgrove resident was charged Monday by township police with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and three other offenses, during a preliminary arraignment Monday morning.
Lower Pottsgrove police, responding to a call, arrived late Sunday night to find a gunshot victim inside a home on Donna Lane. A suspect in the alleged shooting is in custody, and the gun has been recovered.
Child day care providers who offer services from their family homes must meet new guidelines intended to avert deadly tragedies like that of a fire in which young children died last year.
Across social media outlets of all types, western Montgomery County residents are complaining about how much louder, pet-disturbing, and earlier consumer fireworks are being discharged.