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Chester County Student Forum lobbying for more sleep

By Eric Devlin @Eric_Devlin on Twitter |

Center City Jazz Festival features six hours of live music April 30

International Jazz Day is April 30, so it’s fitting that musicians with various jazz styles will be performing 1 to 7 p.m. April 30 for the Center City Jazz Festival in Philadelphia. ...

By Brian Bingaman @brianbingaman on Twitter |


  • Lifestyle

    Phoenix Community Calendar May 1

    Event Submissions: Send to a week prior to publication. Note “Phoenix Calendar” in the subject.


  • News

    Spring-Ford district reviews modernized learning plans

    ROYERSFORD >> In an effort to engage students and create a modernized learning environment, the Spring-Ford Area School District is doubling down on the use of technology inside the classroom.

    By Eric Devlin @Eric_Devlin on Twitter |

  • News

    REPLAY: What’s happening around town on Primary Election Day

    We were out and about all day checking on voters and what’s happening during this Primary Election Day in Pennsylvania. Here is what it looked like


  • News

    Cosby faces May 24 preliminary hearing for alleged sex assault

    NORRISTOWN >> One day after a state court threw out Bill Cosby’s appeal of a judge’s pretrial ruling, officials on Tuesday set a May preliminary hearing date for the entertainer who his accused of sexually assaulting a woman in his Cheltenham home more than a decade ago.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter |

  • News

    Prosecutors oppose Pennsylvania AG Kane’s appeal to state court

    NORRISTOWN >> Montgomery County prosecutors oppose embattled Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane taking an appeal of a county judge’s pretrial rulings to a state court.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter |

  • News

    State court quashes Cosby’s appeal; opens door for preliminary hearing

    NORRISTOWN >> Entertainer Bill Cosby’s preliminary hearing on allegations he sexually assaulted a woman in his Montgomery County home can move forward now that a state court has quashed Cosby’s appeal of a county judge’s pretrial ruling in the case.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter |

  • News

    New bills to help volunteer firefighters in Pennsylvania

    WEST CHESTER >> Two pieces of legislation aimed at increasing retention and recruitment of volunteer firefighters recently introduced to the state Senate will, legislators hope, help revitalize sagging volunteerism in Pennsylvania’s fire departments.

    By Adam Farence @afarence on Twitter |

  • Food

    National Pretzel Day is April 26; watch how Philly Pretzel Factory makes their pretzels

    National Pretzel Day is just around the corner — Tuesday, April 26 to be exact — and we got a behind the scenes look at how the Philly Pretzel Factory makes their soft pretzels to celebrate the event.

    By Ashley Campbell @TH_ashley on Twitter |

  • Business

    Body language, awards the focus at annual TriCounty Area Chamber of Commerce event

    UPPER PROVIDENCE >> The body language was clear Thursday at the end of speaker Janine Driver’s presentation at the TriCounty Area Chamber of Commerce dinner: Everyone was on their feet.

    By Donna Rovins @MercBiz on Twitter |

  • News

    People sprint and shop at Philadelphia Premium Outlets in Limerick

    LIMERICK >> A 5K race at the Philadelphia Premium Outlets allowed people to run and window shop at the same time.

    By Michilea Patterson mpatterson@ @MichileaP on Twitter |

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