Lower Merion School District

Kobe Bryant photographed on court at Lower Merion High School.
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Jim Melwert
March 13, 2019 - 2:27 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Kobe Bryant jersey stolen from a Lower Merion High School display case two years ago has been returned to the school — after it was bought by a collector in China. According to ESPN , Liu Zhe bought the jersey for about $2,000 to add to his collection. But when he...
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Stoneleigh is a 42-acre property near the Villanova Law School.
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Jim Melwert
June 28, 2018 - 12:24 pm
LOWER MERION, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A new law in Pennsylvania will make it harder for Lower Merion School District to take all or part of Stoneleigh Garden in Villanova. The district has targeted that site, the former Haas Estate, in its search for a location for a new middle school or for athletic...
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Jim Melwert
June 12, 2018 - 1:37 pm
LOWER MERION, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — As the Lower Merion School District continues to wrestle with growing enrollment, the school board has taken a step toward acquiring a site for a new middle school. The Lower Merion School Board voted Monday night in favor of purchasing the Islamic Foundation...
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Stoneleigh is a 42-acre property near the Villanova Law School.
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Jim Melwert
May 10, 2018 - 12:52 pm
VILLANOVA, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — An estate-turned-public garden in Villanova could be taken by Lower Merion School District as a site for a new middle school. That’s according to the group behind the garden, and the warning comes just days before its gates are opened to the public. Lower Merion...
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