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Neighbors of proposed Phoenixville school site worried by project scope

By Frank Otto fotto@21st-centurymedia.com @fottojourno on Twitter |

Crossroads Presbyterian, Limerick Bowl to offer Turkey Bowl dinner

The holidays can be an especially difficult time for those without a home or living alone. ...

Courtesy of Limerick Bowl |

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    Perkiomen Valley School Board wants look at budget with zero-percent tax increase

    PERKIOMEN >> Just about two months into the current school year, the Perkiomen Valley School Board is already discussing the next year’s budget and many board members want to get a look at one with no tax increase.

    By Frank Otto fotto@21st-centurymedia.com @fottojourno on Twitter |

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    Dogs to strut their stuff at the Expo Center this weekend

    More than 1,500 purebred dogs are hoping to earn barking rights to the most distinguished canine title in the country when the Kennel Club of Philadelphia’s National Dog Show takes over the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center at Oaks on Nov. 15 and 16.

    By Gary Puleo gpuleo@21st-centurymedia.com @MustangMan48 on Twitter |

  • General news

    Royersford pediatric cancer patient gets room redesign

    ROYERSFORD >> In July 2008, Trey Love, a then 21-month-old boy from Royersford, was diagnosed with stage 4 neuroblastoma.

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

  • Education

    Phoenixville High School senior chosen to attend medical school conference

    Sierra Longo, a senior at Phoenixville Area High School, is attending the Congress of Future Medical Leaders in Washington, D.C., Nov. 14-16.

    Courtesy of the National Academy of Future Physicians |

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    Phoenixville holds special events in honor of Veterans Day

    Honoring our vets: A number of events were held in Phoenixville last weekend and Tuesday in honor of Veterans Day. Above, left to right, Fred Bieler, Dan Stranick and Don Mahoney of Phoenixville VFW Post 1564 display the colors during Phoenixville Area High School’s Saluting Our Veterans on Tuesday.

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    Multimedia presentation maps local American Revolution battles

    Sean Moir, a Tredyffrin Township resident and owner of Western Heritage Mapping in Valley Forge, will present “A Fortnight in Chester County – The Philadelphia Campaign of 1777” at Duportail House, 297 Adams Drive, Chesterbrook, on Wednesday, Nov. 19, as part of Tredyffrin Historic Preservation Trust’s Fall Lecture Series.

    Courtesy of the Tredyffrin Historic Preservation Trust |

  • General news

    Skippack man, ex-treasurer of Upper Gwynedd fire company, jailed for $250K theft

    NORRISTOWN >> A Skippack man faces time in jail and a lengthy period of probation after he admitted to stealing about $250,000 while working as treasurer of the Upper Gwynedd Township Fire Department, reportedly so he could live a lavish lifestyle.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. chessler@21st-centurymedia.com @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter |

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    Royersford woman admits fraudulently receiving $145K in disability benefits

    NORRISTOWN >> A Royersford woman has admitted to fraudulently obtaining more than $145,000 in federal disability income, while still working, by illegally using the identifying information of a relative.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. chessler@21st-centurymedia.com @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter |

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    Royersford accident traps passenger in car

    ROYERSFORD >> An accident early Thursday morning left a passenger pinned inside a vehicle.

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

  • General news

    Limerick receives state grant to implement new trail

    LIMERICK >> A $250,000 grant awarded to the township will complete a planned trail near Limerick Elementary School.

    By Frank Otto fotto@21st-centurymedia.com @fottojourno on Twitter |

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