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SE Pennsylvania First Suburbs Project

About 200 residents of Norristown and several other older suburban municipalities met near Valley Forge Park Thursday night to make sure federal stimulis funding does not pass them by.   They told state officials including Senator Daylin Leach and a representative of Governor Ed Rendell that the money would do alot of good in their communities.   […]

Souderton Area School District

The Souderton Area School Board has authorized district administrators to refund 46.9 million dollars in bonds that were issued two years ago for the second half of the new high school construction project.   Those bonds have a variable interest rate that has been stuck at about seven-percent since the financial meltdown on Wall Street […]

Whitpain Township

The Whitpain Township Supervisors have approved land development plans for the Unisis campus on Jolly Road.   What’s in the works is the rennovation of two of the three large office buildings there.   Township officials say Unisis will occupy one of them while the other gets a complete makeover.   Unisis will move into the rennovated building […]

Fumo Convicted!

And it couldn’t have happened to a better guy!   Former State Senator Vince Fumo today was convicted in Federal court on the more than 130 counts against him.   Fumo is the embodiment of very political wheeler and dealer who ever closed a back room deal.  The attitude of the Fumo camp throughout the trial seemed […]

Montgomery County CDBG Funding

Community Development Block Grants were the focus of a public meeting held in Norristown.   The funding comes from the federal government but is distributed by the county for projects that will benefit neighborhoods with large numbers of low income residents.   Montgomery County officials hope to administer grants totaling about 4.4 million dollars during the […]

Montco G-O-P Endorsements

Montgomery County Republicans are rallying around their slate of seven candidates for judge on the Court of Common Pleas.   The ticket was officially endorsed Thursday night at the meeting of the G-O-P Committee in West Norriton.   The candidates are Deputy District Attorney Patricia Coonahan, former Chief County Public defender Carolyn Carluccio, former County Prosecutor Wendy […]