Regional Roundup: Southampton Teen to Compete for Miss Jr. Teen Philadelphia Title
Today's top stories from around the region.
Southampton Teen to Compete for Miss Jr. Teen Philadelphia Title Kaelah Kennedy will compete in the pageant's Miss Jr. Teen division, one of four divisions that will have young ladies ages 7 to 19 competing in casual wear and formal wear modeling routines. Read more about the competition on Upper Southampton Patch.
Dognappers Take Upper Makefield Pet, Family Seeks Clues A local family is seeking a couple who allegedly took their dog from their Upper Makefield yard Sunday afternoon. A $500 reward is being offered for the dog’s safe return, said owner Nancy Kovacevich. Read more about the dognapping at Newtown Patch.
Police Nab Horsham Man in Hit and Run A Horsham man is accused of hitting a pedestrian at the 7-Eleven store in Hatboro and fleeing the scene. Get more info about the incident at Hatboro-Horsham Patch.
Doylestown Woman Calls for Comprehensive Wellness Program in CB Schools Leslie Carson says nutrition, movement, and stress-reduction will lead to better student, staff performance. Learn more about the initiative at Doylestown Patch.
Lower Moreland Hosts Mini-THON This Friday Over the last five years Lower Moreland students and faculty have raised more than $190,000 in its Mini-THON event to help fight pediactric cancer. Find out more about the event at Lower Moreland Patch.
Police Nab Suspected Car Thief after Traffic Stop Whitemarsh Police arrested a Philadelphia man Sunday, after an investigation led them to believe he stole a black Audi A8 from a car dealership in Willow Grove. Read more about the arrest at Upper Moreland Patch.
Bensalem Woman Faces DUI Charges Trevose troopers arrested a 28-year-old Bensalem woman for early morning drunk driving on I-95. Get more about the incident at Bensalem Patch.
Veteran Truman Teacher Retiring As part of his final year, Lou Volpe's students will be performing "Gruesome Playground Injuries" Thursday and Friday. Get more info about the performance at Levittown Patch.
No Tax Increase in Lower Southampton 2013 Budget The Board of Supervisors approved the township's 2013 preliminary budget Wednesday night. Learn more about the budget process at Lower Southampton Patch.