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Montgomery faith council presents DOJ talk on religious bias
SILVER SPRING, Md. (AP) - Montgomery County faith leaders are bringing a U.S. Justice Department official to Silver Spring to talk about religious discrimination in land-use decisions. The Rev. Ken Howard, an Episcopal rector from Germantown, says 80 faith communities and 10 government agencies are sending representatives to the forum ...
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Castor out in Attorney General's Office
HARRISBURG - After serving as the state's top law enforcement official for a mere two weeks, Bruce L. Castor Jr. will leave the Pennsylvania Attorney General's Office at the end of the week, state officials said Tuesday.
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George W. Bush's art teacher shares his talent with Montgomery County hospital

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Mom and baby Marielle doing fine after YMCA parking lot delivery

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Fugitives sought by Houston-area police (March. 23)
On Friday, Crime Stoppers of Houston and the Multi-County Crime Stoppers each released a list of their 10 featured fugitives of the week.
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Constables find drug paraphernalia in truck of wanted man

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Baby delivered in Haverford YMCA parking lot
A Haverford Township father delivered his third child – a girl – Thursday morning while in the parking lot of the YMCA.
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Suburban Philly baseball coach charged with choking boy, 12

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Getting to know a kinder, gentler Albert C. Barnes
Collingswood gallery owner Kimberly Camp, who ran the foundation for seven years before it moved to Philly, discovered the man behind the myth.
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Overnight fire draws crews to northern Harris County storage facility
An overnight blaze at a storage facility in northern Harris County destroyed a truck and two scooters, according to authorities.
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Activist: Bahama Breeze workers fired over immigrant protest, then rehired

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Police: Jewel thief rappelled through roof of store
UPPER MERION, Pa. (AP) - Police in Montgomery County are searching for a suspect who stole jewelry from a warehouse club using a complex maneuver. Upper Merion police say the burglar scaled a drainage pipe outside of a Costco around 1 a.m. on Feb. 6., then broke open a skylight ...
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‘Mission: Impossible’-like thief swipes fine jewelry from the Costco in King of Prussia

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County seizes emaciated horses from Conroe man
The newly created sheriff's office Livestock Unit in Montgomery County made its first seizure Wednesday, rescuing two emaciated horses from a site in Conroe.
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9 charged connection with death of 15-year-old Gaithersburg girl
Police in Virginia have charged nine people, including five juveniles, in connection with the death of a Maryland girl who was reported missing in December. Fairfax County Police in Virginia said Wednesday that the body of 15-year-old Damaris Reyes Rivas was found Saturday in Springfield, Virginia....
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Area counties raising hotel tax rates to expand tourism reach

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Woman charged with stealing nearly $500k from Tenn. church
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Authorities say a Clarksville woman has been charged with stealing nearly a half-million dollars from a church where she worked. The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation said Tuesday that Connie Parker has been arrested on a charge of one count of theft over $250,000. She was being ...
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Freed from prison, killer Rafael Robb called to court for questions by judge, lawyers

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Girl escapes attempted kidnapping, Montgomery County deputies say
A quick-thinking Montgomery County girl managed to escape from a man who tried to pull her into his car, authorities said Monday.
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Police investigating shooting in Germantown
GERMANTOWN, Md. (AP) - Montgomery County police are investigating a shooting that left two people wounded after they were turned away from a party. Police say the shooting occurred just before 10 p.m. on Saturday when a group of 30 people showed up uninvited to a party in Germantown. Police ...
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Detectives investigating Montgomery County homicide
MONTGOMERY VILLAGE, Md. (AP) - Montgomery County detectives are investigating a homicide in Montgomery Village. Police say the incident occurred on Friday on Hawk Run Terrace, and have identified the victim as 20-year-old Wassi Raheem Young. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Police say that detectives have learned that ...
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52nd Annual Go Texan Parade ready to start ropin' dollars for scholars
The "Ropin' in Dollars for Scholars" themed parade will be presented by Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo Houston Metro Go Texan Committee, Conroe/Willis/The Woodlands Subcommittee, and Conroe/Lake Conroe Chamber of Commerce in an effort to promote the Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo and raise money for Montgomery County students' scholarships. There's still time to enter into the parade which on average sees about 80-100 floats during nonelection years and 140-150 entries on election years, according to Go Texan Parade Chairman Will Evans, who said the committee plans to announce supporting organizations to provide credit and make the event more personable. Judged floats shall be deemed a vehicle on which the frame or platform shall not be less than 8 x 12 ft. completely decorated, including the sides and ends thereof, and any object thereof, and completely concealing the wheels of the vehicle, according to the parade committee. To register, visit: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/27222174256 or contact the Conroe/Lake Conroe Chamber of Commerce at 936-756-6644 or www.conroe.org, or mail the completed form to the Chamber of Commerce, 505 W. Davis St., Conroe, TX 77301. The Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo is a Section 501(c)(3) charity that benefits youth, supports education, and facilitates better agricultural practices through exhibitions and presentation. Since its beginning in 1932, the Show has committed nearly $430 million to the youth of Texas.
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Montco man arrested in fatal Christmas Eve ATV crash

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Trump tweet drew response 'beyond anything I could have imagined', Pa. lawmaker says

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Main Line couple give millions to MIT for autism research

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Philadelphia-area snow totals: Feb. 9, 2017

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2nd car sought in deadly drag-racing crash in Montco
Authorities say a car was racing at 100 mph when it crashed into trees and down an embankment in Montgomery County this weekend, killing two passengers, and police are now looking for the other vehicle involved in the drag race.
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Dynamite found in fridge of Main Line home

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At least 1 dead in Route 422 crash in West Pottsgrove

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6 men, 1 woman charged with trafficking guns in Montco

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Cops: Sara Packer cashed in after daughter's killing

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Realtor view: Homes in River Oaks, Woodlands, Memorial among most expensive properties sold during 2016
Homes in River Oaks, Woodlands, Memorial among most expensive properties sold during 2016 Homes located in River Oaks, The Woodlands and Memorial were among the most expensive-selling properties throughout greater Houston in 2016. The most constrained segment - homes priced from $500,000 and up - which saw declining sales from August 2015 through October 2016, enjoyed strong sales volume during the final two months of 2016. Here are the 10 most expensive homes sold through HAR's Multiple Listing Service (MLS) in 2016, listed from highest to lowest sales price, with a link to each listing: Even as energy jobs went away, other industries continued to hire and that has drawn home buyers and renters to our market. Founded in 1918, the Houston Association of Realtors (HAR) is a 36,000-member organization of real estate professionals engaged in every aspect of the industry, including residential and commercial sales and leasing, appraisal, property management and counseling.
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Toll Brothers kicks off year with National Sales Event
Home buyers can take advantage of exclusive, money-saving incentives, along with historically low interest rates, as they build their dream homes at participating Houston communities. "Many home buyers have already stopped by our communities and taken advantage of this incredible opportunity," said David Assid, president of the Houston division.
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2 Fort Campbell soldiers killed, suspect in custody
OAK GROVE, Ky. (AP) - Authorities say two Fort Campbell soldiers have been killed and a juvenile injured following a domestic dispute near the Army post on the Kentucky-Tennessee line. Kentucky State Police say in a statement it appears 35-year-old Jeremy Demar of Clarksville, Tennessee, was in a domestic dispute ...
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Norristown State Hospital closure troubles families

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Judge dismisses Melania Trump's lawsuit against Daily Mail
ROCKVILLE, Md. (AP) — A Maryland judge has dismissed first lady Melania Trump's libel lawsuit against Britain's Daily Mail newspaper over an article that contained insinuations that she had worked as an escort.
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Rain, rain, where are you? Drought conditions spreading
U.S.: Better than half the region in “moderate drought.”
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A high school student weighs in: Why Clinton lost

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Seneca Valley Intermediate High School hires new assistant principal
There is a new assistant principal at the Seneca Valley Intermediate High School, grades 9-10.
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Obituary: John Ruch / Preservation was his passion
Give John Ruch a historic farmhouse or barn with hand sawn logs, weathered stone and a primitive fireplace, and he would be in his glory. Toss in a dilapidated, long forgotten springhouse or creaky outbuilding, and he might not be seen for months.
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Local officials announce naming contest for new bus rapid transit system
Local and state leaders launched a naming contest Thursday for a long-anticipated bus rapid transit system that aims to reduce traffic along the heavily congested Route 29 corridor and parts of Montgomery County. Names up for vote by the public include the words "flash," "rapid" and "swift" as...
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Montco proposes 11 percent property-tax hike
Real estate taxes would increase 11 percent for Montgomery County's property owners in 2017 under the proposed budget unveiled Thursday, the result of a new tax category created to fund Montgomery County Community College.
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Groundbreaking for Aldine project is personal for Rep. Walle

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College students' double protest: Trump and Lower Merion police
Protests against President-elect Donald Trump continued Wednesday, with marches, chants, and confrontations on the Main Line and in Center City.
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Authorities ID final person killed in Md. apartment
SILVER SPRING, Md. (AP) - Authorities are identifying the last of seven people killed in an explosion and fire at a Maryland apartment complex. Montgomery County police identified the woman in a news release Wednesday as 40-year-old Saeda Ibrahim. Seven people were killed in the Aug. 10 explosion at the ...
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