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WINE: A witty way with wine

By Jackie Burrell Bay Area News Group|

THE YANKEE CHEF: A joyous occasion deserves a sweet, decadent treat

Reminding you of pecan pie, this recipe is far and above better flavored, joyous to the occasion and did I mention it has chocolate in it as well? One look at the crispy, toasted and decadent topping that literally crackles as you cut it, and it will ...

By Jim Bailey|


  • News

    Lower Providence Police seek suspect in road rage incident

    LOWER PROVIDENCE >> Police are looking for a suspect after a woman reported she was assaulted inside her car.

    Digital First Media|

  • Home and Garden

    LOCAL DESTINATION: Where sky meets water. Get to know Welkinweir in Chester County

    Tucked in a little valley in northwestern Chester County, there’s a place called Welkinweir — “where sky meets water.” Welkinweir is the former home of Everett and Grace Rodebaugh, who in 1935 purchased the property — which includes a large, stone estate house — as a weekend retreat and summer home. Over time, they restored the land, which had been used heavily in support of the Reading Furnace and also for farming. Their efforts stand out most...


  • Food

    HOLIDAY TREATS: Locals share the art of clear toy candy

    Wearing a long skirt and apron, Suzanne Wainwright-Evans worked tirelessly in the kitchen of Perkiomen Township’s historic Pennypacker Mills. During last year’s Victorian Christmas, curious visitors filled the room, watching her make an old-fashioned favorite: clear toy candy.

    By Emily Ryan For Digital First Media |

  • Entertainment

    MUSIC HIGHLIGHTS: Wolf Alice, The Score, Elephant Stone among upcoming best concert bets

    Welcome to “Seven in Seven,” where each Friday we take a look at shows coming to the region over the next week. Whether your musical tastes are rock and roll, jazz, heavy metal, singer-songwriter or indie, there’ll always be something to check out in the coming days.

    By Michael Christopher For Digital First Media|

  • Entertainment

    CONCERT PREVIEW: Aimee Mann doing things on her own terms. Appears at the Colonial in Phoenixville

    Rising from Boston’s punk music scene to international prominence as the lead vocalist, bassist and contributing songwriter for the ‘80s band ‘Til Tuesday, Aimee Mann continues to enjoy a thriving solo career.

    By Rob Nagy For Digital First Media|

  • News

    No charges in Phoenixville police standoff

    PHOENIXVILLE>> An elderly borough resident armed with a gun will not be charged after a Friday incident in which he barricaded himself inside a home, according to police.

    By Marian Dennis @MarianDennis1 on Twitter|

  • News

    Upper Providence man admits exposing himself to female shopper

    NORRISTOWN >> An Upper Providence man faces court supervision after he admitted to exposing his genitals to a woman on the parking lot of a township shopping center.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter|

  • Lifestyle

    AT THE TABLE WITH: Rabbi Jeff Sultar

    Rabbi Jeff Sultar came to Phoenixville in the spring of 2016 to attend to the spiritual needs of Congregation B’nai Jacob. The congregation was formed over 100 years ago in a small building in the downtown. A new synagogue was built in 1957 at Starr and Manovon streets. This congregation is small, but warm with some members being the third generation to attend.

    By Bette Banjack|

  • Entertainment

    DINING; Fine, affordable Persian BYOB in Bryn Mawr

    A retired teacher from Broomall named Ernie whom I met online recently over shared political views suggested getting together with me and my wife to continue our ongoing discussion in person. I asked him to pick out any restaurant on the Main Line, and he said his favorite was Mediterranean Grill, 870 W. Lancaster Ave. in Bryn Mawr.

    By Len Lear For Digital First Media |

  • News

    Downtown Phoenixville dons new wreaths with help of sponsorship

    PHOENIXVILLE >> Phoenixville is getting some extra help with getting into the holiday spirit this year.

    By Marian Dennis @MarianDennis1 on Twitter|

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