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What Survivors of Gun Violence Want You to Know About Being An Ally

Being an ally means standing in solidarity with someone impacted by an issue, regardless of whether or not it affects you. The term originated as a way to ...

PHOTO GALLERY: Jenkintown High School graduates Class of 2018  Montgomery Newspapers

JENKINTOWN >> Jenkintown High School held its graduation ceremony for the Class of 2018 June 14.

Lawrence H. Curry, 82, Montgomery County commissioner and Pa. state representative

Lawrence Hummel Curry, 82, of Jenkintown, a college professor who became a Montgomery County commissioner and later a state representative in the 154th ...

LETTER: Tragedy strikes for Jenkintown native | Opinion  Montgomery Newspapers

To the Editor: A headline like "Hurricane hits Florida" (The New York Times, Oct. 12) is one that causes most readers to feel sympathy for local residents but is ...

Jenkintown to hold parade to honor state champion girls basketball team  Montgomery Newspapers

JENKINTOWN >> The Lady Drakes have brought home the big one, and the Jenkintown community is poised to celebrate. Jenkintown High School's girls ...

Former Montco Commissioner, State Rep. Larry Curry Passes Away  Norristown, PA Patch

Former Montco Commissioner Passes Away - Norristown, PA - Larry Curry, a former county commissioner and state representative who helped create ...

Jenkintown High School Ranked 136th Best In America

Abington, PA - See what schools were ranked among the best in the Keystone State, and what schools in Montgomery County made the cut.

High School Team Making History On Its Run To The State Championship  CBS Philly

JENKINTOWN, Pa. (CBS) — A local high school team is making history on its run to the championship as they have achieved something not seen in decades.

PHOTO GALLERY: Jenkintown High School students celebrate ties that bind them together during unique graduation  Montgomery Newspapers

JENKINTOWN >> “It's not often that you graduate with someone who was in your kindergarten class. It's even more rare when everyone you graduate with was ...

PHOTO GALLERY: Jenkintown High School graduates Class of 2016  Montgomery Newspapers

Jenkintown High School graduated the members of the Class of 2016 during its commencement ceremony June 16.

PHOTO GALLERY: Jenkintown High School says goodbye to 54 graduating seniors  Montgomery Newspapers

A light drizzle was falling at about 5:30 p.m. June 12 as the graduating Class of 2014 — young men dressed in black suits, wearing either red or blue ties,

Jenkintown School District superintendent retiring | News  Montgomery Newspapers

JENKINTOWN >> Dr. Timothy Wade is retiring as a superintendent of schools for a second time. The jury's still out as to whether this time it will stick.

National Merit Scholarship winners: 102 Pa. students make the list  York Daily Record

The list of 102 Pennsylvania students who won National Merit Scholarships includes kids from school districts across the state, including eight in the southcentral ...

Video: Jenkintown celebrates 75 years of tradition with Color Day  Montgomery Newspapers

A time honored tradition since 1937, Jenkintown School District celebrated its 75th annual Color Day May 25.

- GFS hoopsters can't duck Drakes' pressure  Chestnut Hill Local

by Tom Utescher GFS senior Lilly Dupuis (with ball) is guarded by Mia Kolb, who is part of two sets of twins playing for Jenkintown High School. (Photo by.

The guy who created summer blockbuster 'The Meg'? He's from Northeast Philly

When Philly-born Steve Alten, author of the book-turned-movie The Meg, heard the Inquirer and Daily News was calling, he thought about answering the phone ...

102 Pa. National Merit Scholarship winners recognized: here's the list

Merit Scholars each receive $2500 and were chosen from more than 15000 finalists.

Ex-Jenkintown High School athletic director gets probation for sexual relationship with student  The Times Herald

NORRISTOWN - The former athletic director at Jenkintown High School who pleaded guilty to a sexual relationship with a student in April was sentenced to ...

Town By Town: Small borough makes a big impression

One in a continuing series spotlighting real estate markets in the region's communities. For those who have lived here, Jenkintown is a gift that keeps on giving.

- His shark film takes $200 M bite out of box office: 'Hustling MVP' now behind major Hollywood blockbuster  Chestnut Hill Local

Steve Alten, who taught at Penn State Ogontz and coached basketball at Jenkintown High School, does not mind being in the jaws of the monster prehistoric ...

NEW DATA: Top high schools in Pennsylvania by SAT scores  Philadelphia Business Journal

The Pennsylvania Department of Education has released the new data for SAT scores at all public high schools in the state.

Local schools' selections for 2018 Best of the Class

For more than 30 years, 6abc has coordinated The Best of the Class Event - a free daylong celebration of academic achievement inviting high school ...

PHOTO GALLERY: Jenkintown Music Theatre to present 'Titanic the Musical'  Montgomery Newspapers

JENKINTOWN >> Jenkintown Music Theatre's production of “Titanic the Musical” will run March 31 through April 8.

PHOTO GALLERY: Jenkintown Music Theatre celebrates 70th anniversary with production of 'Shrek The Musical'  Montgomery Newspapers

Jenkintown >> For 70 years, avid fans of acting, singing and dancing have flocked from all over eastern Montgomery County to be a part of Jenkintown Music ...

Jenkintown High School Choir performs for Jenkintown Rotary Club  Montgomery Newspapers

The Jenkintown High School Choir, under the direction of Alyssa Davidson, performed at Jenkintown Rotary Club's holiday luncheon Dec. 13. The choir ...

The 25 Pa. high schools with the best SAT scores

What does a laboratory and demonstration school in Philadelphia, a STEM academy in Downingtown and a rural school in Bucks County have in common?

Jenkintown residents organize wiffle ball tournament in honor of friend  Montgomery Newspapers

Jesse Hill, of Jenkintown, was described as an “all-around great guy” by his friends. “He could get along with everyone. He was a great athlete, extremely ...

Jenkintown High School gears up for 'Young Frankenstein'  Montgomery Newspapers

Jenkintown >> The past few seasons Jenkintown High School has asked their audiences to ponder life's meaning and explore the root of self-fulfillment in ...

PHOTO GALLERY: Jenkintown Music Theatre presents musical 'Urinetown'  Montgomery Newspapers

Jenkintown Music Theatre presents the musical 'Urinetown' with performances April 1, 2, 3, 8 and 9 at Jenkintown High School.

Montgomery County Coaches Hall of Fame moves to MCCC  The Times Herald

WHITPAIN — When it comes to coaching greats, Montgomery County has been blessed with more than its fair share: from baseball icon, Tommy Lasorda to ...

Comcast NBCUniversal Awards $74,000 In Scholarships To 65 Greater Philadelphia Area High School Seniors  PR Newswire

TREVOSE, Pa., May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Comcast NBCUniversal today announced that it has awarded approximately $74,000 in scholarships for the ...

Three new organists debuting at local churches | Faith + Values  LancasterOnline

Lancaster has three new church organists, two already on the job and a third to begin in the new year.

Livingood takes charge of Abington Police Department | News  Montgomery Newspapers

ABINGTON >> After more than 44 years with the Abington Township Police Department, Chief John A. Livingood still likes going to work every day.

Clarence L. Watts, 82, volunteer football coach  The Philadelphia Tribune

Clarence L. Watts was a volunteer coach for the Abington High School Football Program.

PHOTOS: Gwynedd Mercy Academy graduates 93 seniors | News  Montgomery Newspapers

LOWER GWYNEDD >> Gwynedd Mercy Academy High School celebrated the 93 members of its Class of 2018 during the school's 157th commencement June ...

- G'town director's unique choir sings for social justice  Chestnut Hill Local

by Len Lear There are lots of great choirs around, especially during the holiday season, but there may only be one in the area that not only creates.

Comcast Awards $190,000 In Scholarships To 180 Pennsylvania High School Seniors  PR Newswire

HARRISBURG, Pa., May 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Comcast Foundation today announced the 2016 recipients of its annual Leaders and Achievers® ...

Comcast Awards $188,000 In Scholarships To 179 Pennsylvania High School Seniors  PR Newswire

HARRISBURG, Pa., May 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Comcast Foundation, founded in 1999 to provide charitable support to its local communities and to ...

Cheltenham Police Department twin sergeants say goodbye | News  Montgomery Newspapers

Growing up in Jenkintown, Steve Malone didn't like dressing like his identical twin, Greg.

Comcast Awards $184,000 in Scholarships to Pennsylvania High School Seniors  PR Newswire

HARRISBURG, Pa., May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Comcast Foundation, founded in 1999 to provide charitable support to its local communities and to ...

Eastern Students Win Medals at SkillsUSA State Competition

Upper Moreland-Willow Grove, PA - The Eastern Center for Arts and Technology SkillsUSA medal winners will head to the national SkillsUSA competitions in ...

BWW Blog: Marissa Emerson - Greater Philadelphia Cappies Nominees Announced!  Broadway World

On Tuesday, April 25th the Greater Philadelphia Cappies released their list of Award Nominees for the 2016-2017 season.

Comcast Awards $200,000 In Scholarships To 191 Pennsylvania High School Seniors  PR Newswire

HARRISBURG, Pa., May 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Comcast Foundation today announced the 2015 recipients of its annual Leaders and Achievers® ...

Comcast Awards $187,000 In Scholarships To 178 Pennsylvania High School Seniors  PR Newswire

HARRISBURG, Pa., June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Comcast Foundation, founded in 1999 to provide charitable support to its local communities and to ...

Meet Ward 5 Commissioner Rebecca Gushue (D)

Upper Dublin, PA - As part of its election 2011 coverage, Patch finds out about the background and political leanings of incumbent Ward 5 commissioner and ...

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