Here’s the latest from the WNPV Newsroom

Arrest Made in NJ Medical Waste Dumping

Law enforcement officials in New Jersey have charged a Mainline dentist with dumping the medical waste that closed beaches in Avalon and other shore communities this summer.   Wynnewood resident CharlesMcFarland was arrested earlier this week after a search of his office and boat.   Investigators don’t have a motive for the dumping but they do say […]

Conventions

Last night’s McCain speech brought to an end 2 weeks of interesting convention developments.   We brought you considerable coverage of local folks who were at those two gatherings.   Obviously the star was Gov. Sarah Palin—McCain’s surprising VP pick—at the Texas Hold ‘Em table he went all in!   She’s off to a great start…but there will […]

Fundraising Continues for the Lansdale Center for the Performing Arts

The grand opening for the Lansdale Center for the Performing Arts is tenatively scheduled for Saturday, November 8th.

Strike!

The Souderton teachers hit the bricks this morning.  Teachers strikes are few and far between these days when compared to the 70’s & 80’s.  During these times of economic distress, it’s a tough sell for the teachers to be pushing for improved benefits and higher salaries.  In a growing district like Souderton, teachers have the […]

Lansdale Burglars in Custody

Two Philadelphia men are in custody after Lansdale police picked them up earlier this week outside the Wissahickon Park Apartments on East Main Street and charged them with burglary.

Hilltown Traffic Fatality

Hilltown police are investigating a fatal traffic accident that took the life of a Perkasie man early Friday morning.   23-year-old John McConaghy was killed when his car went out of control and hit a utility pole on Middle Road between Bypass and Fretz Roads.   He was not wearing a seatbelt.   Emergency responders found him dead […]