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Spring-Ford student filmmakers take the 10 Day Film Challenge

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Domestic assault case reversed

A state appellate court panel has reversed the decision of Chester County Common Pleas Court judge throwing out a Phoenixville man’s conviction for aggravated assault — a finding that could see the man face sentence of 25 years in state ...

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

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    Schwenksville prepares for 7th annual Community Day

    SCHWENKSVILLE >> The Borough of Schwenksville will once again be hosting its annual Schwenksville Community Day Saturday, May 2.

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    Ongoing Skippack Spring Fest: Skippack Spring Fest, sponsored by Henning’s Market, is back again Saturday, May 9 – Sunday, May 10, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (rain or shine). This year’s Spring Fest will bring delicious food, an array of vendors and fun for the whole family. Woodcarvings, purses, home décor, arts, crafts, food and unique shops are just a handful of the fun and exciting reasons to come to Skippack Spring Fest. For more information, please call...

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    RSVP of Montgomery County volunteers recognized with awards

    RSVP of Montgomery County celebrated their extraordinary volunteers and the contributions they make to our communities daily with a recognition event on April 15 held at Meadowood in Worcester.

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    Montgomery County judge moves AG hearing to larger courtroom, bans electronic devices

    NORRISTOWN >> A Montgomery County judge has ordered that the hearing to determine if Attorney General Kathleen Kane violated a court order by firing an attorney in her office who testified before a grand jury will proceed in a larger courtroom and without electronics.

    By Dan Clark dclark@21st-centurymedia.com @Danclark08 on Twitter |

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    Parkhouse in Upper Providence wants to open more assisted-living rooms in geriatric facility

    UPPER PROVIDENCE >> The Parkhouse geriatric facility has given residents from its independent-living section, Montgomery Meadows, at least until July to find new homes so it can create more nursing care and assisted-living rooms in its facility.

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    Chester County web page aids volunteerism

    WEST CHESTER >> Volunteer Appreciation Week may be ending soon, but the opportunities for residents to donate their time and skills to various government and non-profit agencies in Chester County will continue on throughout the year.

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

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    Officials say mass transit is central to Montgomery County development plan

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    Phoenixville resident seeks help to prevent Valley Forge Bridge detour cutters

    PHOENIXVILLE >> What’s been promised as a months-long closure of Valley Forge Bridge is already beginning to cause traffic concerns among residents in the borough.

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

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    New Sly Fox brew SRT Ale will benefit the Schuylkill River Trail

    POTTSTOWN >> Sly Fox Brewing is gearing up for the launch of its newest product — SRT Ale — a product which both celebrates and benefits the Schuylkill River Trail.

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    Annual Prayer Breakfast honors community service figures

    The Phoenixville Area Social Concerns Committee held its annual Community Prayer Breakfast on Saturday, April 11. The 2015 Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. Humanitarian Award was presented to Pastor Buddy Goodwin and his wife Belinda by committee member Donald Coppedge, of the Grimes African Methodist Episcopal Church. The Emma Valenteen Award of Compassion was presented to community activist Emmett Gruici. For more information about the Social Concerns Committee or the Community Prayer...

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