Help make Thanksgiving more memorable for a Montgomery County family in need. Donate non-perishable food items or grocery gift cards by Monday at 4 p.m. at the Limerick Police Department.
No one was injured in a collision between a school bus and a pick-up truck Tuesday at 1:56 p.m. at West Ridge Pike and Rupert Road. No children were on the bus at the time. Both vehicles were damaged.
Several area police department officers, including those in Limerick, have already participated in specialized training to deal with civil disturbances, hosted by the Montgomery County sheriff.
A bicyclist riding early Wednesday night on Rupert Road near East High Street fell from his bike as he attempted to avoid hitting or being hit by a vehicle. He was taken to Pottstown Hospital with neck pain.
The need for assistance may never be greater than what some local families face now and in the months ahead, so the Limerick Police Department is getting a head start on its Thanksgiving food drive.
They are joining police departments in Limerick, New Hanover, and Upper Providence townships, Pottstown Borough, state police, and other agencies to help reduce highway crashes, injuries, and deaths.
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.
Lower Pottsgrove, Pottstown, and Limerick detectives reportedly are actively pursuing a child pornography case that affects all three municipalities, and may also have crossed state lines.