Monday, May 20, 2013
Owner Pranjal Patel said his store was 'good luck.' Patel will receive $2,500 for selling a $1 million winning ticket.
A $1 million Powerball ticket was sold by the 7-Eleven on Horsham Road at North Wales Road in Montgomery Township. "We're good luck," said owner Pranjal Patel on Monday. "We always sell a lot of tickets, but you're ot expecting somebody to hit." Patel will receive $2,500 for selling a winning ticket. "We have good sales. We've had many winners," he said. "This is the first time we were a big winner." The Powerball money will now shoot up again due to the $1 million win, he said. "We have scracth-off ticket winners. We had a $25,000 winner, a $500 winner. One million is the first time," Patel said. 7-Eleven is at 791 Horsham Road in Montgomery Township.
Monday, March 25, 2013
Lansdale Police are looking for two teenagers who, they say, committed an attempted strong armed robbery of cigarettes at the 7-Eleven at Main Street and Cannon Avenue March 19.
Lansdale Police are seeking the public's help in identifying two teenagers who attempted a strong armed robbery of cigarettes from the 7-Eleven at West Main Street and Cannon Avenue in Lansdale on March 19. At 11:55 p.m. March 19, police responded to the 7-Eleven for a report of two teenagers attempting to steal cigarettes from behind the counter, police said. The clerk told police that two black male teens entered the store and separated, with one going to the back of the store and the other remaining near the front counter, police said. One teen is described as a black male, 5 feet 5 inches tall, stocky build, with short hair and wearing a yellow hooded sweatshirt, police said. The second is a black male, 5 feet 10 inches tall, thin …
Friday, November 16, 2012
Timothy Dilanzo, 24, of Blair Mill Road, allegedly hit Elizabeth Gannon, 34, of Lansdale, with his vehicle in Hatboro
Horsham resident Timothy Dilanzo, 24, of Blair Mill Road, is charged with assault, reckless driving and other offenses after allegedly hitting Elizabeth Gannon, 34, of Lansdale, with his Nissan Sentra in the parking lot of a Hatboro 7-11, according to WNPV. Dilanzo is charged with two counts of misdemeanor simple assault, one count of misdemeanor accidents involving injury, a misdemeanor of accidents involving damage to attend vehicle, and summary charges of careless driving, reckless driving, failure to yield at a roadway, failure to stop and render aid and failure to not report an accident to police, according to court records. A preliminary hearing is set for Jan. 24 at 10:45 a.m. According to reports, Gannon was walking through the …
Monday, October 29, 2012
David D. Robison Sr., 64, of Hawthorne Circle, allegedly threatened to kill himself and harassed other customers inside a 7-Eleven at Horsham and North Wales roads in September
A Montgomery Township man is still awaiting a preliminary hearing on charges that he made terroristic threats and caused a public inconvenience at 7-Eleven at Horsham and North Wales roads. According to The Reporter, David Daniel Robison Sr., 64, of the 200 block of Hawthorne Circle, had charges held over to court at an Oct. 16 preliminary hearing. Robison is facing misdemeanor counts of terroristic threats causing serious public inconvenience, harassment with threatening language, disorderly conduct and summary harassment, according to court records. A hearing was set for Sept. 27, then continued to Oct. 15. Now, it has been continued to February 14, 2013 at 9:30 a.m. before Judge Andrea Duffy in Montgomeryville. According to the article…
Friday, September 28, 2012
Montella’s Sports Bar, which also celebrates two years in business, holds an ‘80s Party at 8 p.m., complete with a costume contest with a top prize of $100. There will be ‘80s music all night, as well as $3 Heineken and Heineken Light
1. To celebrate the arrival of autumn, participating 7-Eleven stores will give each customer a free 20-ounce cup of coffee from 6 a.m. to 10 a.m. 2. Montgomery County 4-H holds its 100-year Celebration at 7 p.m. at Dock Woods in Towamencin. The event will showcase the 4-H youth programs over the last 100 years. Dock Woods was chosen as the site because many residents and staff have been a part of 4-H as a member, leader or supporter of the youth program. 3. North Wales Area Library holds its fourth-annual Golf Classic fundraiser at Limekiln Golf Club, 1176 Limekiln Pike, Lower Gwynedd, today. Cost is $125 per golfer, which includes fees, cart, meals, prizes and more. 4. Montella’s Sports Bar, which also celebrates two years in business, …
Wednesday, July 11, 2012
To celebrate 7-Eleven's 85th birthday, 7-Eleven stores are giving away 7.11 oz. Slurpees® from 11 a.m. until 7 p.m. on July 11
In celebration of its 85th birthday, 7-Eleven stores will give away 7.11-oz. Slurpees® today, from 11 a.m. until 7 p.m. According to Frugal Philly Mom, 7-Eleven has been celebrating 7-Eleven Day and giving away Slurpees® since 2002, and are expecting this year to be the biggest celebration to date. Learn more about 7-Eleven Day and about the Slurpee® birthday celebration here. Here are local 7-Eleven locations:
Thursday, February 23, 2012
The robbery occurred at 1:40 a.m. Thursday of the 7-11 at North Broad Street
Hatfield Township Police are investigating the second robbery in four weeks of the 7-11 at 1647 North Broad Street in Hatfield. The same 7-11 was just robbed in January. Police responded to the robbery at 1:40 a.m. Thursday. An investigation determined two white suspects enter the store wearing dark-hooded sweatshirts or clothing covering their heads and faces, police said. One of the actors ordered the employee to open the register and the employee complied, police said. Once the register was open, the suspects grabbed cash from the register and an assortment of lottery tickets before fleeing on foot, police said. One suspect is described as a white male, 5 feet 2 inches to 5 feet 4 inches tall, wearing a royal blue-colored hooded …
Wednesday, February 1, 2012
Police investigating robbery that occurred at North Broad Street 7-11 at 4:15 a.m.
Hatfield Township Police are investigating a robbery that occurred at 4:15 a.m. Jan. 26 at the 7-11 at 1647 N. Broad St. Police said two suspects entered the store with dark-hooded sweatshirts and clothing covering their heads and faces. One suspect ordered the employee to open the register and the employee complied, police said. Once the register was open, both men grabbed the cash from the register before fleeing on foot, police said. One suspect is described as black male in his 20s, wearing black pants, white sneakers, a black hooded sweatshirt with a design on the right sleeve and another dark article of clothing around his face, police said. The second suspect is described as wearing blue jeans, brown boots, a black hooded sweatshirt…
Monday, January 9, 2012
Police said the man followed two teenage girls from the 7-11 at Main Street and Cannon Avenue and masturbated in parking lot at Fourth and Cannon
Lansdale Police are searching for a man who followed two teenage girls from the 7-11 at Main Street and Cannon Avenue, drove past them, pulled into a parking lot at Fourth Street and Cannon Avenue, got out of the pickup, stood in the parking lot, and masturbated. On Sunday, Jan. 8, at 4:15 p.m., police were called to the area of W. Fourth Street and N. Cannon Avenue for a report of indecent exposure. Police made contact with two teenage girls who told them that they noticed a black pickup truck that appeared to be following them as they walked to the 7-11 store at W. Main Street and Cannon Avenue, police said. The girls told police they went inside the store and, upon leaving, they began walking north on Cannon Avenue, police said. Upon …
Monday, July 11, 2011
Do you like liquid flavored sugar mixed with ice? Then, today is your day.
Some would argue that Christmas is the best day of the year. Others would choose their birthday, Thanksgiving, maybe even Arbor Day. All pale in comparison to July 11 because July 11 is Free Slurpee Day. All 7-Elevens across the universe will be distributing free small Slurpees to customers who stop in on Monday. Editor's note: Parts of this next paragraph may have been made up for middling comedic effect Free Slurpee Day marks the anniversary of when the first 7-Eleven opened in 1902, after Papa Eleven opened a store just so he would always have enough sundries on hand to meet the needs of his seven children. (I just looked up the real story, and the one I made up isn't too far off.) However, the Slurpee originated in the late 50s. Some …