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Phoenixville man headed to state prison on drugs and gun violations

By Kaitlyn Foti kfoti@21st-centurymedia.com @kaitlynfoti on Twitter|

West Norriton Police Car Show set for Oct. 1

WEST NORRITON >> Didn’t get to as many car shows as you would’ve liked to sink your gearhead hooks into over the summer? ...

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

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    column: What hangs in the balance this election?

    Whether you’re liberal, conservative, libertarian or a Green party member, on the eve of selecting the next American president there are some things to consider. Your vote is more than a just tally for a candidate; it’s a referendum on the future of our country.

    By Mary Cantell Guest columnist|

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    Phoenixville’s Holy Family School named National Blue Ribbon School

    PHOENIXVILLE >> An area school has been named one of 2016’s National Blue Ribbon Schools, the U.S. Department of Education announced Wednesday.

    By Eric Devlin edevlin@21st-centurymedia.com @Eric_Devlin on Twitter|

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    Emma Ketterer named a Budding Artist by Dancing Tree Creations

    Dancing Tree Creations Artisans Gallery and Studio is proud to name Emma Ketterer as their next Budding Artist. An opening reception, with light refreshments and the opportunity to meet other local artists, will be held on Thursday, September 29, 2016, from 5pm to 7pm. The Budding Artist Program provides school-aged artists an opportunity to join over 200 local and national artisans in exhibiting and selling their crafts for a three-month period of time with all proceeds going to the Budding...

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    Keim Music Fest coming up Oct. 1

    There’s a fun-filled day of music, food, and history at the second annual Keim Music Fest from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 1 at the Jacob Keim Farmstead in Oley. This event is a one-day music event held outdoors to raise awareness and restoration funds for the Keim Farmstead, a property owned by the Historic Preservation Trust of Berks County.

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    Travis Wetzel Trio will liven up the Reinholds Fire Company Oct. 1

    Farm Country Shindig opens its 2016-2017 season on Saturday, Oct. 1 featuring “The Travis Wetzel Trio” at the Reinholds Fire Company Banquet Hall.

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    Trial date set in Chester County child murder case

    WEST CHESTER >> The Common Pleas Court judge overseeing the cases of three people accused in the brutal torture and murder of 3-year-old Scott “Scotty” McMillan has set April 3 as the date the first defendant will go to trial.

    By Michael P. Rellahan mrellahan@21st-centurymedia.com @ChescoCourtNews on Twitter|

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    State college and university union sets strike date

    After weeks of failed negotiations and publicly lampooning each other, the union representing the faculty of Pennsylvania’s state universities has formally announced a strike will take place Oct. 19 if what the union deems a fair contract cannot be reached.

    By Adam Farence afarence@21st-centurymedia.com @afarence on Twitter|

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    Blast from the past

    PAOLI >> History buffs and military enthusiasts alike enjoyed the Paoli Battlefield Preservation’s 4th annual Heritage Day honoring those who served in the United States armed forces.

    Virginia Lindak For Digital First Media|

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    Felony Lane Gang members off to prison

    WEST CHESTER >> One by one, members of the so-called “Felony Lane Gang” caught in Chester County and Philadelphia this spring are entering guilty pleas for crimes associated with the East Coast theft ring they were a part of.

    By Michael P. Rellahan mrellahan@21st-centurymedia.com @ChescoCourtNews on Twitter|

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    Phoenixville official: Upcoming meeting is a ‘witch hunt’

    PHOENIXIVLLE >> Phoenixville Borough Council Vice President Dana Dugan didn’t mince words when describing the agenda for Monday’s special council meeting.

    By Eric Devlin edevlin@21st-centurymedia.com @Eric_Devlin on Twitter|

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