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Prayer Breakfast recognizes community members for positive impact

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Phoenixville closer to hiring collection agency for delinquent fees

PHOENIXVILLE — A month after Borough Manager Jean Krack introduced his intention to bring in an outside collection agency to cut down on nearly $1 million in delinquent water, sewer and trash fees owed to the borough, council approved a request...

By Frank Otto fotto@21st-CenturyMedia.com |

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    Graffiti ordinance adopted in Phoenixville

    PHOENIXVILLE — A new ordinance defining graffiti and providing regulations for its removal was approved by borough council Tuesday night.

    By Frank Otto fotto@21st-CenturyMedia.com |

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    Chesco man joins brother in prison for six-county burglary spree

    NORRISTOWN — A Chester County man has joined his brother in prison in connection with a scheme to burglarize pizza shops in six counties.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. chessler@21st-CenturyMedia.com |

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    Phoenixville closer to hiring collection agency for delinquent fees

    PHOENIXVILLE — A month after Borough Manager Jean Krack introduced his intention to bring in an outside collection agency to cut down on nearly $1 million in delinquent water, sewer and trash fees owed to the borough, council approved a request for proposal Krack brought to last week’s meeting.

    By Frank Otto fotto@21st-CenturyMedia.com |

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    Prayer Breakfast recognizes community members for positive impact

    The 20th annual Phoenixville Community Prayer Breakfast was held last Saturday, April 5 at Phoenixville Area Middle School. The breakfast and awards ceremony is held in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. each year and recognizes those members of the Phoenixville area who work to affect positive change and promote cooperative living and diversity in the community.

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    Chorus Against Cancer fund drive launches with kickoff concert

    Chorus Against Cancer, a local fundraising team, held their kickoff fundraiser event April 5 at Limerick Fire Company. Proceeds raised from the night will go to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (LLS).

    By Virginia Lindak For 21st Century Media |

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    Phoenixville council working on more parking issues

    PHOENIXVILLE — Borough council acted Tuesday night on parking issues created by the recent limiting of parking on several streets in a section of the borough.

    By Frank Otto fotto@21st-CenturyMedia.com |

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    Ex-Royersford man’s letter helps convict him of child sex abuse (video)

    NORRISTOWN — A former Royersford man’s own words — a letter he addressed to a little girl he was accused of molesting — spelled conviction at his child sex abuse trial.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. chessler@21st-CenturyMedia.com |

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    Students test their skills in safe driving competition (VIDEO)

    PHOENIXVILLE — The parking lot at the Technical College High School - Pickering Campus was turned into an obstacle course Wednesday morning as students from around the region tested their safe driving skills.

    By Caroline Sweeney casweeney@21st-CenturyMedia.com |

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    Replacement pumper truck cost $100,000 less than Phoenixville council expected

    PHOENIXVILLE — The Phoenixville Fire Department bought a replacement pumper truck for much less than the borough council budgeted.

    By Frank Otto fotto@21st-CenturyMedia.com |

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    Phoenixville, Coatesville play first All-Star Challenge

    PHOENIXVILLE - Three age group youth boys basketball games were played during the first annual All-Star Challenge between Phoenixville (Phoenixville Marian Youth Club) and Coatesville on April 8 at the Phoenixville Middle School gymnasium.

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