In Other News

Two displaced by Upper Providence house fire

Digital First Staff |

Berks woman leads police on chase through Limerick in stolen vehicle

LIMERICK >> A Berks County woman has been charged after allegedly leading police on a chase throughout Limerick. ...

By Marian Dennis @MarianDennis1 on Twitter |


  • Crime

    Man charged in burglary of Upper Providence apartment

    UPPER PROVIDENCE >> A man is facing charges after police investigated a burglary of an Upper Providence home.

    By Marian Dennis @MarianDennis1 on Twitter |

  • News

    Executive director at Royersford’s Open Door stepping down

    Gretchen Pendleton, chairperson of the board of directors of the Open Door in Royersford, has announced that, as of Dec. 31, Laurie Faust, the executive director, has decided to step down from her post after 10 years of dedicated service. In the interim, the board of directors will assume leadership of Open Door until a new director is hired.

    Courtesy of the Open Door |

  • Events

    Calendar of Events

    Ongoing Annual Prom Dress Boutique: Spring-Ford Students Need an Alternate Party (SNAP) invites the Spring-Ford community to shop their annual Prom Dress Boutique at Spring-Ford Area High School. These lightly worn formal and semi-formal dresses are perfect for any winter or spring dance. Fitting rooms and seamstresses will be available to assist with accurate fit for each customer. Students from surrounding school districts are invited to attend! All proceeds benefit the Spring-Ford...


  • News

    Spring-Ford SNAP opens annual prom dress boutique

    Spring-Ford Students Need an Alternate Party (SNAP) invites the Spring-Ford community to shop their annual Prom Dress Boutique at Spring-Ford Area High School.

    Courtesy of Spring-Ford Area School District |

  • Politics

    4 Republicans express interest in Montco commissioner seats

    NORRISTOWN >> Four Republicans have expressed interest in running for Montgomery County commissioner this year, according to the county GOP leader.

    By Dan Clark @DanClark08 on Twitter |

  • News

    Community supports Collegeville fire victims

    COLLEGEVILLE >> A Collegeville family displaced by a Jan. 1 fire has been receiving community support, according to a Facebook post by Perkiomen Township Fire Company.

    Digital First Staff Report |

  • Opinion

    Commissioner Farrell: Opportunities in Chester County increasing in 2015

    The citizens of Chester County have a myriad of opportunities as we begin 2015 and close out a successful 2014.

    By Terence Farrell Guest Columnist |

  • Opinion

    Sen. Dinniman: Thank you for your thoughts

    I would like to thank all who have reached out to me, my wife and my daughter after the recent loss of our beloved family dog Henry. Your letters, cards, e-mails and social media posts truly helped us cope with this new painful void in our home.

    By Andy Dinniman Guest Columnist |

  • News

    A look at how area athletes are doing in college

    Men’s Basketball Senior center Harrison Deyo (Phoenixville) is averaging a double-double for Alvernia by registering team-highs of 16.3 points and 10.3 rebounds per game.

    By Austin Hertzog @AustinHertzog on Twitter |

  • Pets

    Pets of the Week

    Fred and Barney Fred and Barney are extremely sweet, all black domestic short hair kittens with great purrsonalities. They are about 9 weeks old and love to play with each other and their humans. They were found on the streets of Overbrook in Philadelphia with their mom, who also needs a home.


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