Regional Roundup: Police Search for Suspects in Multiple Robberies of Casino Patrons
Friday's top stories from around the region.
Video: Police Search for Suspects in Multiple Robberies of Casino Patrons: The Philadelphia Police Department is currently investigating a robbery pattern of patrons of the Sugar House Casino and, in one instance, Parx Casino. Visit Bensalem Patch for details of the robberies.
Local Company Lends Hand at Funeral of Officer Brad Fox: America Responds with Love donated 1,000 flags to line the streets at the memorial service for the fallen Plymouth police officer. Visit Lower Moreland Patch for more information about this non-profit.
Laws Leaves CB With No Regrets: After 20 years as Central Bucks superintendent, and 10 before that as director of pupil services, Dr. N. Robert Laws is calling it a career. Read more about his Central Bucks career on Doylestown Patch.
Township Honors Three Military Families at Supervisors Meeting: The parents of Army Ranger Terrence McGovern and Marine Lance Cpl. Drew Sestito, along with a representative for Marine Sgt. Nioclas Hope were honored at Northampton Patriots Flag Program. Read more about the flag ceremony on Northampton Patch.
Negotiation Session Carries 'Momentum Forward' from Wednesday: Thursday night's negotiation session between the Neshaminy School Board and Neshaminy Federation of Teachers carried the same "momentum forward" from their last negotiation session. Visit Lower Southampton Patch to find out what was discussed in this meeting.
PA Has More Taxpayers Than the National Average: Around 32 percent of Pennsylvanian federal tax filers, or 1.9 million people, pay no federal income tax, according to the Tax Foundation. Find out how PA compares to other states on Levittown Patch.
HLRA Seeks Firm to Lead Air Base Reuse: The newly established Horsham Land Redevelopment Authority approved a resolution to solicit proposals for completion of a business plan and pro forma. Visit Hatboro-Horsham Patch for more information about why the first board was dissolved.
Upper Moreland Holding 4th Annual 5K Run: The Upper Moreland Education Foundation will hold their 4th annual 5K Run/1.5 mile walk, which benefits the Upper Moreland Community, enables the foundation to provide enhanced learning opportunities through creative and innovative educational programs. Get registration information on Upper Moreland Patch.
Win Fame and Free Pizza at Jules: The pizzeria is holding a contest for original and inspirational quotations to print on their fall/winter wax board papers, upon which their pizza slices are served. Newtown Patch has details on how enter the contest.
Moving Day Coming Soon for Steak & Hoagie Factory: After months of preparation, the Steak & Hoagie Factory is a couple weeks away from moving its operations from Street Road to its new location at 189 York Road. Visit Warminster Patch for more information about this restaurant's relocation.