Regional Roundup: Officials React to School Shooting
Today's top stories from around the region.
Sorrow and Horror as CB and Nation React to School Shooting Central Bucks school officials reach out to parents and police say they train for these crises, as the country reacts with horror to the shooting at a Newtown, Conn. school. Read the comments at Doylestown Patch.
'Incident' Brings Police Near Levittown Schools Police were centered in the Highland Park section of Middletown Township Friday afternoon for what was a possible shooting. Read more about the incident at Levittown Patch.
Man Killed in Accident Outside Popular Diner A man was struck and killed by pick-up truck early Friday morning outside the Golden Eagle Diner on Route 13 in Bristol Borough. Get more info about the accident at Bensalem Patch.
Neshaminy Choir Wins First Place in B101 Competition The Neshaminy High School Select Choir won the grand prize for its rendition of "I Want a Hippopotamus for Christmas." Read more about the win at Lower Southampton Patch.
Angel Tree Campaign Seeks Donations for Homeless Pets Local animal lovers can share their holiday spirit by donating food, toys and treats for homeless dogs and cats through Best Friends Pet Care’s 12th Annual Animal Angel Tree campaign. Read more about the campaign at Lower Moreland Patch.
Horsham Seeks Insight into Cutting Energy Use The Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission is working with Horsham Township to devise methods for more efficient energy use. Find out more about the initiative at Hatboro-Horsham Patch.
Newtown Theatre Presents 'The Grinch' "The Grinch" will be shown on Saturday at Newtown Theatre as part of the Classic Holiday Movie Series. Acting Naturally is sponsoring the screening, which starts at 10 a.m. Find out more about the screening at Newtown Patch.
Upper Moreland Students Honored for Hurricane Sandy Relief Effort The Eastern Center for Arts and Technology (EASTERN) SkillsUSA school-wide officers have chosen to support the American Red Cross in their mission to help the victims of Hurricane Sandy as their community service project for the year. Read more about their efforts at Upper Moreland Patch.