Residents of Pottstown, Douglassville, Gilbertsville and New Hanover were among those on stage recently to receive diplomas as cadets graduating from the Montgomery County Municipal Police Academy.
Lower Pottsgrove police have arrested a Pottstown man on multiple charges, following what they allege was an incident of road rage that occurred Saturday on U.S. Route 422 near Porter Road.
Joseph Coccie, a former assistant fire chief in Pottstown and a 1977 graduate of St. Pius X High School in Lower Pottsgrove, died Sunday evening after a fall from a ladder at his home.
A Stowe resident was arrested for the alleged theft of computers from a Hilltown Township PA store during late July, according to an Allentown television station news report Thursday.
Here's the latest addition from area law enforcers to the "If it sounds too good to be true ..." file. Elderly customers are being asked to share personal identity information with strangers in return for bill-paying help. Don't do it, the State Police warned.
The South Hanover Street closure by Norfolk Southern will occur Aug. 13-17.
He succeeds Richard Linderman, who retired after 27 years in the position.
The police chief in neighboring Lower Pottsgrove has acted on the agreement, struck last year between the township and Lamar Advertising, to make use of electronic billboards suspended high above U.S. Route 422 at Porter Road.