What began as a yard fire Sunday on Cepp Road in Lower Frederick Township turned into a garage fire that also threatened a nearby home. Fourteen different fire companies, many with tankers, responded.
Several fire companies were called early Saturday afternoon to extinguish a spreading field-and-woods fire in the 100 block of Steinmetz Road in Limerick. A resident of the property was reported injured.
Township police believe the incident occurred Friday night sometime between 6 and 9:30 p.m. on Fell Drive in the Phoenixville section of Upper Providence. They're looking for helpful video footage.
The Packaging Corporation of America employee injured Thursday in its Iron Bridge Road plant is anticipated to fully recover, the company said. It plans a full review of the incident, it added.
Catagnus Funeral Home & Cremation Center Inc., a fixture in western Montgomery County for more than three decades, is expanding again. Its West Main Street, Trappe, funeral home is set to open in April.
Bridge inspection work by the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation will create a day-long lane closure Friday on a portion of Route 73 in Skippack Township, the agency reported. Use caution.
Another 2020 disappointment! Local municipalities will receive less this year in state liquid fuels tax cash to fix their roads, because stay-at-home families kept cars mostly in their garages.
Officers in the Norristown Police Department on Friday arrested a Harleysville resident for whom a warrant was issued last month to Lower Pottsgrove police on theft-related charges.