GLENMOORE — It was canceled last year due to the pandemic, but Citadel Country Spirit USA music festival will take place Aug. 27-29 at Ludwig’s Corner Horse Show Grounds. The festival typically attracts tens of thousands of people.
NORRISTOWN — Montgomery County prosecutors have withdrawn gun trafficking-related charges against a Norristown man in light of a recent state Supreme Court ruling, in an unrelated case, pertaining to vehicle searches.
NORRISTOWN — Montgomery County health officials continued their efforts to vaccinate vulnerable members of the community this week with visits by a mobile vaccine unit to Pottstown and Norristown.
NORRISTOWN — Some Montgomery County residents have received telephone calls from a person impersonating a detective or sheriff, claiming the resident has an active arrest warrant that requires a payment to satisfy the warrant and prevent them from being arrested.
CHELTENHAM — Montgomery County authorities launched a homicide investigation on Thursday after a man was found dead, restrained and suffering from an apparent gunshot wound, inside a parked vehicle in Cheltenham.
NORRISTOWN — For the sixth consecutive day, the number of daily new coronavirus cases in Montgomery County fell below 100 on Thursday, according to the latest daily report by health officials.
Richard A. Zuber Realty organized two community outreach projects designed to help local restaurants and provide some fun and good eats to the community throughout April.
NORRISTOWN — With the number of daily new coronavirus infections declining, a decrease in the positivity rate and increasing vaccinations, Montgomery County health officials are easing the face covering guidance for outdoor sports and exercise.
MALVERN — The town of Malvern salutes the historic equestrian traditions of Chester County with Malvern Derby Days June 3 and June 5 throughout the borough with Grand Prix and Family Fun Day.
NORRISTOWN — A Norristown man is on his way to state prison after he admitted to fatally stabbing his brother-in-law and wounding another man during an altercation after attending a family birthday party.
NORRISTOWN — When Montgomery County voters head to the polls during Tuesday’s primary election, they will nominate their party’s candidates for magisterial district court judges in 10 jurisdictions.
NORRISTOWN — Montgomery County officials reported “robust” interest in the COVID-19 vaccine among adolescents a day after health officials made the vaccine available for people between the ages of 12 and 15.
Nearly a year to the day after it was announced Montgomery County Community College would add “Super Smash Bros. Ultimate” to its roster of Mustangs eSports games, the team has taken home its first league title.
CONSHOHOCKEN — Mayor Yaniv Aronson rates Conshohocken’s virtual 2020 Arts Festival and Car Show as “reasonably successful, given that we were in the middle of a pandemic.” But Aronson can’t wait to get this year’s event back to its Fayette Street roots – live – June 5 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The Archdiocesan Schools of Special Education (SOSE) will host a virtual parent information night Wednesday, May 19, from 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.
NORRISTOWN — Montgomery County’s daily new cases of the coronavirus fell well below 100 on Tuesday and health officials also announced the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine is now available for people as young as 12 at county-run vaccination clinics.
NORRISTOWN — Montgomery County’s Asian and Pacific Islander community was formally recognized as the Montgomery County Commissioners presented a proclamation designating May as Asian Pacific American Heritage Month.
NORRISTOWN — A Norristown man accused of fatally shooting another man in the borough last month was apprehended in Florida by U.S. Marshals and will be extradited to Montgomery County to face homicide charges.
NORRISTOWN — Using the slogan “Return of the Medi,” Montgomery County authorities collected and disposed of more than 7,200 pounds of unwanted prescription and over-the-counter medications during the Drug Take Back Day event last month.
ELKINS PARK -- The Cheltenham School Board appointed a temporary replacement during a virtual meeting ahead of Superintendent Wagner Marseille’s departure, the school district announced in a statement.
LANSDALE — Area residents, local officials and friends gathered earlier this month to celebrate the grand reopening of The Black Reserve Bookstore at its new location on Main Street.
NORRISTOWN — A chunk of funds approved recently by the Montgomery County Board of Commissioners dealt with the ongoing Ridge Pike Improvement Project.
WEST CHESTER — For years, Mary Cairns has been traveling to India to help young women and children not only get an education but to avoid sex trafficking that is rampant there.
HARRISBURG — For the third consecutive week, the coronavirus positivity rate decreased in Montgomery County and in the six neighboring counties in Southeast Pennsylvania, according to the latest week-to-week data compiled by state health officials.
NORRISTOWN — The number of daily new coronavirus cases and hospitalizations continued to decline in Montgomery County, according to health data for the latest three-day period.
NORRISTOWN — Montgomery County Commissioners’ Vice Chairman Ken Lawrence Jr. has been selected to join an organization made up of Democratic elected officials across the country.
As essential workers continue stepping up to the front lines, providing critical care to patients throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, several local higher education institutions are preparing nurses to enter the medical field.
NORRISTOWN — The Montgomery County commissioners unanimously authorized more than $2.15 million for ongoing response effort as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact area residents.
PHOENIXVILLE — The Phoenixville Area School District 2021 Wall of Fame Ceremony recently took place in the Phoenixville Area High School auditorium.
NORRISTOWN — While the deadline to register to vote for the upcoming primary election has passed, Montgomery County Commissioners’ Vice Chairman Ken Lawrence Jr. reminded voters of ways they can cast their ballots during Thursday’s board meeting.
PHILADELPHIA — Craig Alex Levin, 65, of King of Prussia, was charged by superseding indictment with additional child exploitation offenses related to his travel to the Philippines.
PHOENIXVILLE — The Schuylkill River Heritage Center will present an online introduction Thursday, May 13, to a new museum exhibit that celebrates "Phoenxiville's Legacy."
NORRISTOWN — As the 61st week of the coronavirus pandemic in Montgomery County came to a close on Friday, health officials reported that more than 100 additional county residents tested positive for the virus.
NORRISTOWN — A Pottstown man is on his way to state prison after he admitted to his role in the overdose death of another man who was found dead in a vehicle on a parking lot of an apartment complex in the borough.
NORRISTOWN — Born and raised in Norristown, incumbent District Court Judge Gregory Scott says he’s been honored to serve his community and he wants to continue “to advocate for equity within our justice system” with a second term.
LANSDALE — The 7-Eleven store at 651 W. Main St., Lansdale, sold a $3 million-winning ticket in the Pa. Lottery $3 Million Extravaganza Scratch-Off, state lottery officials reported this week.
TOWAMENCIN — An online video of a fight at North Penn High School has drawn reactions from across Montgomery County and triggered an investigation by local police.
EAST NORRITON — Even though the 18th annual Walk & 5K Run Through the Park will be a mask-wearing, socially distanced in-person event on June 5, organizers are confident they can recapture at least part of that pre-pandemic feeling for everyone involved.
NORRISTOWN — Montgomery County’s daily new cases of the coronavirus continued to fall below 100 and hospitalizations decreased, according to the latest daily report issued by health officials.
COLLEGEVILLE — Holy Cross Regional Catholic School student Khai Scavone is the proud winner of Artsonia’s Artist of the Week contest, a voting competition held on Artsonia.com, the world’s largest collection of student art portfolios exhibiting over 80 million pieces of student art.
NORRISTOWN — After four years promoting the revitalization of Norristown as a member of the Norristown Planning Commission, lawyer Monica Mathews Reynolds says she’s ready to use her legal experience to serve the borough as a district court judge.
PLYMOUTH — In recent greetings to members of the World Circus Federation on World Circus Day, a Vatican spokesman called such productions sources of “pure joy”; circus artists and workers, “artisans of beauty.” The latter was coined by Pope Francis himself to describe for men and women whose “pastoral care…is among the tasks of the Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development,” noted Peter K.A. Cardinal Turkson.
LIMERICK — A crucial step toward the construction of a 112-bed senior living facility at the corner of Lewis and Linfield roads was approved by a 4-1 vote of the township supervisors Tuesday night.
BLUE BELL — The Valley Forge Tourism and Convention Board marked a milestone this week — its first in-person event in more than one year.