Wednesday, February 27, 2013
The 31-year-old former Berwyn resident is charged in other recent incidents, too.
Tredyffrin Township police on Wednesday announced an arrest, and a confession, in the Jan. 20 robbery from a Girl Scout cookie sale at the Berwyn Pathmark, according to TE Patch. Jevon Michael Avis, 31, of Carlisle, and formerly of the 300 block of Beechwood Avenue in Berwyn, was arrested Tuesday evening. He admitted stealing from the scouts in an interview with a police detective, police say. Avis is charged with robbery and related crimes in that case, as well as facing charges in a purse-snatching that happened Monday at Pathmark. His arraignment and preliminary hearing in Devon District Court are pending. On Jan. 20, according to police, a man they now identify as Avis stole from a Pathmark plastic donation container intended to …
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
It's time for thin mints, carmel, and other delights. Here's how to find a cookie sale near you this year.
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- Bob Byrne
Wednesday, January 23
The times, like the flavors and the cost of Girl Scout Cookies, they are a-changin'. This year a box of Girl Scourt Cookies will set you back $4. That's fifty cents more than last year. There's also a new flavor this year: Mango Cremes. And if you don't happen to have a Girl Scout Cookie source, there's a website for that too now. The Girls Scouts of Eastern Pennsylvania site now has a cookie sale finder. Just click on the link to http://www2.abcsmartcookies.com/boothlocator.asp?cid=250
Monday, January 21, 2013
Police are looking for a man who committed the strong-arm robbery Sunday afternoon.
Tredyffrin Police are searching for a man who took money from a Girl Scout cookie sale booth at the Pathmark on Swedesford Road in Berwyn. Police say the strong-arm robbery occured just before 5 p.m. Sunday afternoon. According to police, a man approached the cookie booth and took an unknown amount of cash from the scouts. Read the full article, including a description of the suspect, at TE Patch.
Wednesday, January 16, 2013
The annual Girl Scout cookie sale is about to begin. Find out where to buy cookies near you.
The 2013 Girl Scout Cookie Sale runs from January 17 through March 3. The Girl Scouts of Eastern Pennsylvania partner with ABC Bakers for this annual sale. Cookies are $4 per box. Eight Varieties to Choose From Where To Buy Cookies Many local malls, grocery stores, and events will feature Girl Scout Cookie Booths. Enter your zip code next to the Find Cookies icon on the Girl Scout website to locate a cookie sale near you. Take a look at the list below of some cookie sales in the area. Wawa Exton Square Mall Plymouth Meeting Mall Willow Grove Park Mall SEPTA “What Can a Girl Do?” “What Can a Girl Do?” it the theme for this year's cookie sale which continues its tradition of helping girls to develop essential life skills while earning …