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NORRISTOWN — Authorities investigating a Hatboro man’s alleged violation of state deer hunting regulations bagged something unexpected when they searched his home — illegal drugs, including methamphetamine, and packaging supplies — leading them to accuse him of being a drug dealer, according to court papers.

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NORRISTOWN — A Phoenixville man admitted to what prosecutors called two “reprehensible” acts, keeping more than $600 raised for a charity assisting a Montgomery County deputy sheriff whose children died in a December 2017 fire in Schwenksville and fleecing a local nonprofit group of more than $3,700.

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NORRISTOWN — A Bucks County man faces several years of court supervision after he admitted to trying to invade the privacy of women at the Plymouth kickboxing academy where he was a member, by placing a hidden camera in a locker room.

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NORRISTOWN — Montgomery County authorities relied on the recent arrests of nine men for trying to patronize women they believed were prostitutes to draw attention to the negative consequences and legal issues for people involved in sex trade.

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High School students are encouraged to tap their creative and strategic-thinking skills to solve real-world transportation challenges in a statewide competition, state Senator Andy Dinniman said.

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NORRISTOWN — Saying a Cheltenham man appears to live in “an alternate universe,” a judge sent the man to prison and recommended he receive mental health treatment after he admitted to robbing a Springfield 7-Eleven store at gunpoint.

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MONTGOMERY COUNTY — Mission Kids Child Advocacy Center is pleased to announce that it has received a $5,000 donation from the Hogs & Honeys Foundation for Kids to support the local prevention of child sexual assault. The generous contribution will be used to purchase 500 interactive training workbooks for the “Darkness to Light” Stewards of Children program offered by Mission Kids. The evidence-based initiative is meant to teach adults how to prevent, recognize and react responsibly to child sexual abuse. It is the only nationally distributed program proven to increase knowledge, improve attitudes and change child protective behaviors.

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With four children and a baby on the way, Melissa knows that the holidays can present some financial struggles but she is not one to dwell on the negative and she’s turning to higher education to prepare her for a better future.

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NORRISTOWN — A judge said a former Telford daycare provider is prohibited from working with “care-dependent people” while she completes a probationary sentence for endangering a child in her care.

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NORRISTOWN — A disgraced former Pennsylvania state police trooper who served time behind bars for sexually assaulting women and teenage girls while on duty two decades ago was sent back to prison for violating his sentence by having indecent contact with an underage girl in Berks.

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NORRISTOWN — A Skippack man admitted to sexually assaulting an underage boy on multiple occasions and now awaits his fate from a judge.

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Longtime Conshohocken residents remember the annual “Feast” at the former SS. Cosmas and Damian Catholic Church. Over the years, thousands flocked to the borough for the solemn homage and street procession that honored the church’s patron saints and attended the colorful block party and food festival that took over its neighboring streets that weekend.

Families came out in force Thanksgiving Eve — 400 people including 150 children — at Calvary Church in Souderton to pack food in conjunction with Rise Against Hunger. The volunteers prepared 80,000 meal packets to be sent to food-impoverished families all around the world. Rise Against Hunger is an international hunger relief organization that distributes food and life-changing aid to the world’s most vulnerable. Each year, thousands of volunteers join Rise Against Hunger to package meals, support warehouse operations, and assist with administrative duties.

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NORRISTOWN — A “concerned citizen’s” report and a link to a maroon pickup truck played roles in a Norristown man’s undoing, leading to his arrest for allegedly robbing four Montgomery County banks.

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Anyone on the road or rails on the biggest travel holiday of the year is familiar with the litany of Pennsylvania's "crumbling roads, failing bridges, aging rail cars and buses along with hours of time wasted on congested highways and inner-city gridlock."

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NORRISTOWN — A family earning $50,000 in Montgomery County can no longer expect to cover its costs, struggles to pay its bills and keep its collective head above water, according to a report issued by Public Citizens for Children and Youth.