Montgomery County

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Jim Melwert
June 01, 2020 - 2:30 pm
Montgomery County is adding more drop-off boxes to collect mail-in ballots. The move comes as Pennsylvania counties struggle to deal with hundreds of thousands of mail-in ballot requests amid the pandemic. Read more here.
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City Avenue Target vandalized and looted
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Jim Melwert
June 01, 2020 - 9:58 am
There was a heavy police presence around malls in Montgomery County on Sunday. One day after 12 people were arrested for smashing windows at and around the King of Prussia Mall, Upper Merion police blocked off roads with the township under a curfew that started at 8 p.m. Read more here.
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Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine
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Jim Melwert
May 29, 2020 - 4:18 pm
Philadelphia and the surrounding counties will move from the “red” to the “yellow” phase next Friday, as part of Gov. Tom Wolf’s stoplight-colored three-phase reopening plan. But health officials caution that just because some restrictions are lifted doesn’t mean the virus has gone away. Read more...
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Philadelphia skyline along the Schuylkill River, known as the Schuylkill Banks.
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Holli Stephens
May 29, 2020 - 5:00 am
Believe it or not, this weekend is jam-packed with happenings in Philadelphia. From creative bike paths to virtual zoo animal visits, we’ve got you covered. Check out The KYW To-Do List for more things to do in Philadelphia or around your home this weekend.
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Montgomery County Commissioner Dr. Val Arkoosh at a briefing
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Jim Melwert
May 28, 2020 - 6:18 pm
Montgomery County Commissioner Val Arkoosh said they’re seeing a rise in COVID-19 hospitalizations. Read more here.
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Homes and Gardens of the Main Line bike trail
Montgomery County
Mark Abrams
May 28, 2020 - 2:18 pm
Cyclists looking for new routes to explore can now tour the “Homes and Gardens of the Main Line." Read more here.
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Pennsylvania ballot
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Jim Melwert
May 27, 2020 - 4:49 pm
Montgomery County’s request for an extension of the mail-in ballot deadline was shot down by a county judge Wednesday. Read more here.
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Pennsylvania ballot
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Jim Melwert
May 26, 2020 - 1:31 pm
Tuesday is the last day to sign up to receive a mail-in ballot for the June 2 Pennsylvania primary. But if you haven’t mailed it back by now, it may already be too late. Read more here.
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American flags at graveyard
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Mark Abrams
May 19, 2020 - 10:46 am
A Montgomery County company has been granted a waiver by the Wolf administration to send out their inventory of American flags for placement on the graves of veterans in time for Memorial Day weekend. Read more here.
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Frank Boyle and family
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Lynne Adkins
May 19, 2020 - 4:30 am
Many retirement communities — as well as long-term care facilities and nursing homes — have imposed sizeable restrictions in order to keep residents safe, leaving residents isolated. But one Montgomery County 90-year-old is making the most of it. Read more here.
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