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Vatican official linked to Philadelphia faces inquiry in Italy

A Vatican official with a role in organizing Pope Francis' visit to Philadelphia in September is under investigation in Italy.

Quakertown School Board

Quakertown Community SB to ask districts to join them in PSERS fight

The Quakertown Community School District School Board has decided to formally disseminate to all school districts across the state its intention to create a pension crisis.

Fire destroys home in Upper Providence

Fire destroys home in Upper Providence

Flames tore through a home in Montgomery County.

Pennridge High School brings art to the streets

Pennridge High School brings art to the streets

Hundreds of students in Bucks County took art outside on a warm, sunny Thursday

The Sacred Now mural

Philadelphia Mural Arts Program/Design by Cesar Viveros

Pope Francis joining cast of characters on Philadelphia buildings

Pope Francis is joining a colorful cast of characters painted on the outside of buildings across Philadelphia.

Siemens locomotive


SEPTA plans to spend $154 million on new locomotives

SEPTA plans to spend nearly $154 million for 13 new commuter locomotives in the authority's biggest railroad purchase in a decade.

Limerick plant under alert for awhile Sun

Limerick nuclear plant warning sirens to be tested

Exelon Energy will perform a test of the warning sirens surrounding its Montgomery County nuclear power plant.

Teen girl admits causing crash that killed 3 other teens

Teen receives probation for role in deadly crash

Sixteen-year-old Julia Ware was sentenced to indefinite probation and community service

Douglas Keck

Former prison guard to face charges he smuggled drugs for inmates

A former correctional officer will face charges that he conspired with inmates and others to smuggled drugs into the prison.

From left to right are: Deb Konarski, Sharon Mohr,  Michael Campeggio, Richard McLaughlin, and Tammy Straub

Michael Campeggio receives EMS Hero award

Michael Campeggio, EMS Chief at Goodwill Fire Company was chosen as Pottstown Memorial Medical Center’s Local EMS Hero Award recipient after being nominated during National EMS Week.

Revolutionary War soldiers remembered

Revolutionary War soldiers remembered

Local military and service groups honored Revolutionary War soldiers Sunday.


Carbon monoxide leak in Norristown sends eight people to the hospital

Authorities in southeastern Pennsylvania say a carbon monoxide leak sent eight people to the hospital, two of them in critical condition.


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