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Lt. Patty Simons Food Drive Underway

The annual drive collects food for the Salvation Army Norristown Corps for Montgomery County residents in need.

The 17th Annual Lt. Patty Simons Law Enforcement Food Drive is currently underway and collecting food to stock the shelves of the Salvation Army for folks in need in Montgomery County.

Food is being accepted at various drop-off locations throughout the county from now through Dec. 19. On Dec. 20, the food will be delivered on a flatbed truck from Greater Norristown PAL to the Salvation Army in Norristown accompanied by a caravan of Montgomery County Law Enforcement personnel in their vehicles and by local fire trucks.

Donations can be left at any of the following locations:

  • AFSCME Union Hall - 3031 Walton Rd., Bld. C, Ste. 300, Plymouth Meeting
  • Alfredo’s - Main & Hamiton Sts., Norrristown
  • Blue Bell Country Club -1800 Tournament Drive Blue Bell, PA, 215-616-8100
  • Blue Bell Elementary – 801 Symphony Lane Blue Bell, PA, 215-619-8102
  • Blue Bell Flower Shoppe – 1214 Skippack Pike Blue Bell, PA, 610-279-6073
  • Blue Bell Physical Therapy – 1524 Dekalb Pike Blue Bell, PA, 610-275-0330
  • Bridgeport PD - 65 West 4th Street, Bridgeport
  • Cullen & Conwell, Attorneys - 40 E Main St, Norristown
  • Cedarbrook Country Club – 180 Penllyn Pike Blue Bell, PA, 215-646-9410
  • Center Square Fire Company – 1298 Skippack Pike, Blue Bell, PA, 610-291-9732
  • Center Square Motors – 811 Dekalb Pike Blue Bell, PA  19422, 610-277-2929
  • Dekalb Produce – 1530 Dekalb Pike Blue Bell, PA, 610-275-0803
  • District Court 38-1-21 – 653 Skippack Pike Blue Bell, PA 215-646-8201
  • East Norriton PD - 2501 Stanbridge Street, East Norriton
  • Franzone’s - 501 DeKalb Street, Bridgeport
  • Greater Norristown PAL - 340 Harding Boulevard, Norristown
  • Impact Thrift Store - 1798 Markley Street  Norristown, PA 19401, 610- 239-9848
  • Lee’s Hoagie House – 710 Dekalb Pike Blue Bell, PA,  610-277-8000
  • Little Sicily - 26 Crooked Lane, Bridgeport
  • LMG Family Practice – 1379 Skippack Pike Blue Bell, PA, 610-272-9400
  • Marlene J. Mash, MD & Associates - 545 West Germantown Pike, Suite 100, Plymouth Meeting
  • Michael’s Italian Restaurant – 869 Butler Pike Broad Axe, PA  19002, 215-643-5544
  • Mirna’s Café – 758 Dekalb Pike Blue Bell, PA 610-279-0500
  • Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce, 101 Bill Smith Blvd., King of Prussia
  • Montgomery County Courthouse - Main & Swede Sts, Norristown
  • Montgomery County DA’s Office - Main & Swede Sts, Norristown
  • Montgomery County Detectives - Main & Swede Sts, Norristown
  • Normandy Farms Hotel – 1401 Morris Road Blue Bell, PA, 215-616-8500
  • One Montgomery Plaza - Swede & Airy Sts, Norristown
  • Palermo’s Pizza – 1374 Skippack Pike Blue Bell, PA, 610-277-6440
  • Penn Liberty Bank at
    • Blue Bell  472 Norristown Rd., Blue Bell
    • Trooper  2724 W. Ridge Pike, Norristown
    • Wayne Headquarters 724 W Lancaster Ave., Wayne
  • Pepperidge Farm – 1510 Dekalb Pike Blue Bell, PA, 610-279-1744
  • Plymouth Township Police Department, 700 Belvoir Road Plymouth Meeting
  • Plymouth Township Public Works Garage, 700 Belvoir Road Plymouth Meeting
  • P.J. Whelihan’s – 799 Dekalb Pike Blue Bell, PA, 610-272-8919
  • Sessano Cafe` & Deli - 1840 Markley Street Norristown, PA 19401(610) 270-9607
  • Shady Grove Elementary – 351 Skippack Pike Blue Bell, PA, 215-619-8106
  • Steinbach Veterinary Hospital – 120 Skippack Pike Blue Bell, PA, 215-646-0462
  • Streamlight - 30 Eagleville Rd. Eagleville (Employees Only)
  • Sunrise of Blue Bell – 795 Penllyn Pike Blue Bell, PA, 215-619-2777
  • SuperFresh – 1301 Skippack Pike Blue Bell, PA, 610-279-2330
  • Suzy Jo’s Donuts – 1380 Skippack Pike Blue Bell, PA, 610-270-2800
  • The Times Herald - 410 Markley Street, Norristown
  • Tiger’s II Family Restaurant – 1380 Skippack Pike Blue Bell, PA, 610-279-9011
  • Tiferet Bet Israel – 1920 Skippack Pike Blue Bell, PA, 610-275-8797
  • Upper Merion PD - 175 West Valley Forge Road, King of Prussia
  • Via Veneto Pizza and Family Restaurant - 1803 Markley Street,  Norristown, PA 19401, (610) 279-5222
  • West Norriton PD - 1630 West Marshall Street, Norristown
  • Whitemarsh Twp PD - 616 Germantown Pike, Lafayette Hill
  • Whitpain Twp PD - 960 Wentz Road, Blue Bell

For more information about the Lt. Patty Simons Memorial Law Enforcement Food Drive, visit www.greaternorristownpal.org/Events.htm

Brett Wells November 14, 2012 at 07:35 PM
The list has already grown since this was published. For up-to-date locations, please visit http://www.greaternorristownpal.org/Events.htm.
James Myers (Editor) November 14, 2012 at 08:02 PM
Thanks for the update, Brett. Glad to see the drive is going strong.
jxjipper November 15, 2012 at 12:29 AM
You can see the positive impact of the Hispanic merchants in the area all over this list. NOT!!!!!

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