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PLCB accepting bids for expired liquor licenses

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Phoenixville woman charged with stabbing husband

PHOENIXVILLE >> A Phoenixville woman has been charged with assault after she allegedly stabbed her husband in their home. ...

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  • Politics

    Rep. Kampf backs independent panel law to draw redistricting maps

    State Rep. Warren Kampf, R-157th Dist., announced Monday he is signing on with the effort to take redistricting out of the hands of the courts, the governor and the General Assembly and put it into the hands of an independent citizens commission.

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  • News

    Phoenixville schools to host Frederick Douglass performance Feb. 15

    PHOENIXVILLE >> The Phoenixville Area School District has invited the community to a performance of “Presenting Frederick Douglass: His Life and Times” on Thursday, Feb. 15, at Phoenixville Area Middle School.

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  • News

    All Chester County vets invited to free breakfast on Feb. 8

    Coatesville >> All Chester County veterans and veteran organizations are invited to attend the annual free breakfast, hosted by Chester County Recorder of Deeds Rick Loughery and the Chester County Department of Veterans Affairs. The event takes place on Thursday, Feb. 8, from 8:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at the Chester County Public Safety Training Campus, 137 Modena Road, Coatesville, in the Academic Building.

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  • News

    Longtime Owen J. Roberts School Board member James B. Frees II dies at 46

    EAST COVENTRY >> James B. Frees II, a member of the Owen J. Roberts School board for more than eight years, died unexpectedly on Thursday at age of 46.

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  • News

    Punxsutawney Phil sees shadow: ‘Six more weeks of winter to go’

    PUNXSUTAWNEY, Pa. >> Pennsylvania’s most famous groundhog foresees no early end to winter.

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  • News

    Limerick, Lower Pottsgrove police investigate skimming devices at Aldi

    Police in Limerick and Lower Pottsgrove have launched a joint investigation after two area Aldi stores were found to have credit card skimming devices in their stores.

    By Marian Dennis mdennis@21st-centurymedia.com @MarianDennis1 on Twitter|

  • Business

    Deadline looms for Equifax free credit monitoring

    Harrisburg >> Wednesday, Jan. 31, is the deadline for signing up for free credit monitoring with Equifax following the company’s massive 2017 data breach.

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  • Business

    Small Business Administration lending is up in first quarter of FY 2018

    PHILADELPHIA >> The Small Business Administration has set another record for lending to small businesses in the Philadelphia region.

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  • News

    Bill Cosby accuses prosecutors of misconduct, seeks dismissal of sex assault charges

    NORRISTOWN >> Seeking a dismissal of the sexual assault charges lodged against him, Bill Cosby, through his lawyers, accused Montgomery County prosecutors of misconduct for allegedly failing to disclose they interviewed a potential trial witness and destroyed notes of that meeting.

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  • Crime

    Phoenixville Police respond to 86 calls

    Phoenixville Police responded to 86 calls between Jan. 19 and Jan. 24. Officers provided a summary of notable incidents on their Facebook page which included the following:

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