The East Falls Historical Society presents a Walking Tour: THE OLD “FALLS VILLAGE.” The Core of East Falls, created and led by Nancy Pontone and Steven Peitzman. Saturday, September 25, 2021 at 10 a.m.

ELKINS PARK -- Getting ready for a benefit for Hadassah Greater Philadelphia Region and presented by the Doña Gracia Hadassah chapter are several women from the Henrietta Szold Chapter who gathered in Elkins Park. The event is being held on Sunday, October 3 at 11 a.m. at the Union League in…

HATBORO -- With the new school year in full swing, community members will notice an increase in communication from Hatboro-Horsham School District. The Ddistrict is stepping up its community engagement efforts with a comprehensive outreach effort.

Philadelphia’s 254 public schools will begin classes at 8:45 this morning. About 250,000 pupils are expected. Some 39,000 will be attending only half days because of inadequate facilities in their neighborhoods.

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LOWER SALFORD — Lower Salford Township and its police officers have a new five-year contract running 2022 through 2026. 

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SOUDERTON/PERKASIE — As the sun came up the day after the remnants of Hurricane Ida poured heavy rains and flash flooding throughout the area, people began to get a better look at what the storm had done and to work on cleaning up from it. 

Looking to see whether anything of historical significance happened on an Aug. 25, I came upon the name of Antonio de Mota. He was a 16th century Portuguese explorer, and some sources say he was the first European to set foot in Japan.

WILLOW GROVE -- Eastern Center for Arts and Technology (EASTERN) is pleased to announce that Networking and Cybersecurity Instructor, Michael Refsnider, has been named New Teacher of the Year by the Pennsylvania Association for Career and Technical Education. This award recognizes career and…

The Eastern Montgomery County DUI Task Force will be conducting Sobriety Checkpoint Operations and Roving DUI enforcement patrols in Abington Township during the weekend of August 27, 2021. Sobriety Checkpoint Operations and Roving DUI enforcement patrols will be looking for impaired drivers…

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PLYMOUTH MEETING --  Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding was joined by state Sen. Amanda Cappelletti and state Rep. Mary Jo Daley at Maple Acres Farm in Montgomery County last week to highlight the partnership between the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture, Pennsylvania Farmers Union, …

CHELTENHAM TOWNSHIP -- Effective stormwater management in Cheltenham Township is vital to preventing flooding, making streams healthier, and protecting the environment. Since the summer of 2020, the township has been working with Arcadis, a Philadelphia-based design and consulting firm, to c…

WILLOW GROVE -- Gerry Rooney has been selected as the Eastern Center for Arts and Technology (EASTERN) Supervisor of Career and Technical Education, effective July 1. Rooney comes to EASTERN from Bucks County Technical High School where he served as Dean of Students. Prior to his most recent…