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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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    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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    VFCC seeks fulltime head women’s soccer coach

    The job entails coaching, budgeting, spiritual leadership and recruiting. The position will be combined with an administrative role.

    The Valley Forge Christian College (VFCC) in Charlestown is seeking a fulltime head women’s soccer coach, according to athletic director Jon Mack. |

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    Kiwanis present Youth Service Award

    The Kiwanis Club of Phoenixville recently presented its Youth Service Award to the Grimes Academic Mentoring Enrichment program, also known as GAME. This program, which is sponsored by Grimes A.M.E. Church, provides access to homework assistance, computers, tutoring programs and self-esteem projects for economically disadvantaged students.

    Courtesy of the Kiwanis Club of Phoenixville |

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    Local sports notices for April 13

    The Phoenixville Senior American Legion baseball team has scheduled tryouts for this weekend, Saturday, April 12, and Sunday, April 13, at the Phoenixville High School field. The Saturday tryouts start at 12 p.m. while the Sunday tryouts begin at 11 a.m. Any further questions should be directed to manager Joe Little at 484-557-1735.

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    East Pikeland police officers, resident receive awards

    EAST PIKELAND — Several awards were given out to police and a member of the public at last week’s Board of Supervisors meeting.

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

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    Limerick supervisors discuss expanding sewer hook-up deal

    LIMERICK — Township supervisors recently discussed the possible modification of a resolution that cuts a deal for new hook-ups to the municipal water system once new residences are constructed and operational.

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

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