NORRISTOWN - A Birdsboro woman wanted on five separate bench warrants in Montgomery County was found in Boyertown with seven bundles of heroin, according to the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office.Sgt. Joanne Plasterer of the sheriff's department said Tuesday that deputies in the warrants' division were searching for Ashley Diener, 24, on Aug.
POTTSTOWN - After years of debate, months of construction and some final days of last-minute scrambling, two newly-refurbished and expanded elementary schools opened Tuesday without a hitch, according to their principals."I'm surprisingly mellow," Franklin Elementary Principal Kevin Downes said Tuesday afternoon, with one first-day of school i […]
ALLENTOWN (AP) - Authorities in eastern Pennsylvania say a woman was strangled in her home.The Lehigh County coroner performed an autopsy Tuesday on 60-year-old Shirley Dileo of Allentown. He ruled the death a homicide.Coroner Scott Grim says Dileo was killed at her home, where her body was discovered late Sunday afternoon.
HONESDALE, Pa. (AP) - Authorities say a 15-year-old girl was behind the wheel of an SUV during a crash in northeast Pennsylvania that killed three high school sophomores.The Wayne County district attorney's office didn't disclose the driver's identity, but said in a release issued Tuesday that she's from New York.