PennDOT, Turnpike lift vehicle restrictions on interstatesHARRISBURG — PennDOT and the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission have lifted the restrictions on certain commercial traffic on several interstates in eastern Pennsylvania.
LANSDALE >> The North Penn School District now has a new legal advisor, and it’s one who is a familiar face to the district.
The school board voted unanimously Tuesday night to appoint Kyle Somers of New Britain-based law firm Sweet Stevens to act as district solicitor.
Police: Nebraska woman received shipment of meth to earn forgiveness from Mexican cartelsInvestigators believe a Lincoln woman received a shipment of methamphetamine from Mexico to atone for accusations she stole drugs and cash from dealers there, according to court documents.
LANSDALE >> With students planning walkouts across the country next week to protest gun violence in schools, North Penn School District officials have a message for local students planning to take part.
“As the country, and our community, come to terms with yet another senseless act of gun violence, this time at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, the North Penn School District will not succumb to the helpless inaction that so often follows these tragedies,” said school board President Tina Stoll.
WHITPAIN >> On Tuesday the Whitpain Board of Supervisors passed a resolution supporting legislation that would end partisan election gerrymandering in Pennsylvania, making Whitpain the 17th municipality in Montgomery County to pass a support resolution.
Gerrymandering is the practice of a governing party gaining unfair political advantage by manipulating electoral district boundaries.