Montgomery County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
August 08, 2019 - 7:32 pm
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A Norristown doctor has been sentenced to six-and-a-half to 15 years in state prison for offering prescriptions for opioids and other drugs in exchange for explicit photos and videos of young women. As he handed down the sentence, Judge William Carpenter told 57-...
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25-year-old Steven Quadrel will stand trial on first degree murder.
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Jim Melwert
June 11, 2019 - 3:34 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A 25-year-old New Jersey native will stand trial on charges, including first-degree murder, in the shooting death of his father in Norristown last fall. When police responded to a call for a man with a gun in Norristown on Oct. 24, they say Steven Quadrel told them to...
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Shara Dae Howard/KYW Newsradio
May 12, 2019 - 8:22 pm
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Montgomery County community members are seeking answers after multiple videos capture a violent altercation involving police at a carnival this weekend. Video of the incident was uploaded to social media showing Norristown police officers attempting to...
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WCU junior point guard Gabrielle Troisi
West Chester University Athletics
Matt Leon
March 05, 2019 - 1:53 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Division II West Chester University women's basketball team advanced to the quarterfinals of the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference Tournament Monday night with a 77-69 win over Millersville in the first round. A big key to the Golden Rams' success Monday...
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Elmwood Park Zoo
Brad Segall/KYW Newsradio
March 03, 2019 - 4:00 am
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) -- An area zoo got a grant to extend an education program to visually impaired students. The Elmwood Park Zoo , in Norristown, has received a $20,000 grant from the SEI Cares Fund to continue the Touch Tours program, which provides tactile and sensory-driven...
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John McDevitt
March 01, 2019 - 9:51 pm
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) -- As the cold weather returned to our region, the Elmwood Park Zoo staffs were hard at work to keep their residents warm and comfortable. The otters didn't seem to mind the cold weather, as they were splashing around in their pool Friday. The drinking water for many...
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Gary Schempp via Coldwell Banker Preferred
Andrew Kramer
February 09, 2019 - 9:42 pm
MAPLE GLEN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) -- It's the for sale listing that everyone is talking about. A home in Maple Glen, Montgomery County is now on the market that seems to have it all -- including something unusual downstairs. "It has a basement that has what I've been calling a 'private sexual oasis...
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Priced at $750,000, this private, quiet Maple Glen home includes a fully furnished sex dungeon.
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Rachel Kurland
February 08, 2019 - 3:58 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Priced at $750,000, this private, quiet Maple Glen home has it all: five bedrooms, four bathrooms, three fireplaces, two attached garage spaces, and one BDSM basement. I know what you're thinking — what could a person possibly do with three fireplaces? The listing for...
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Director of "The Color Purple," Amina Robinson
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Shara Dae Howard
December 17, 2018 - 1:33 pm
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — "The Color Purple" is breaking local records as the longest-running show at Theatre Horizon in Norristown. " 'The Color Purple' deals with the journey of Celie and her self-growth and love of herself living in a very difficult time in history," said Amina Robinson...
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Police Light Generic
Jim Melwert
October 26, 2018 - 10:51 am
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A Norristown man is charged with first-degree murder, as police say he shot his father more than 20 times — and then fired a random shot at a child riding a scooter. A 12-year-old boy told Norristown police that a man ran past him as he was riding his scooter...
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