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Phoenixville school district files for ‘immediate’ possession of Meadow Brook

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

Montgomery, Chester county planning commissions meet to discuss issues

The Montgomery County Planning Commission shared ideas and planning issues with Chester County’s planning commission at a meeting earlier this month, marking the first time in years the two authorities have met with each other to bounce around ...

By Dan Clark dclark@21st-CenturyMedia.com |

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  • General news

    Organizations teaming to create interpreter program in Phoenixville

    PHOENIXVILLE — Between the pain, fear and urgency of the situation, anyone having a medical emergency finds themselves in a stressful situation.

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

  • General news

    Lower Providence Fire Department rescues two entrapped after crash at Egypt Road and Casselberry Drive

    LOWER PROVIDENCE — Lower Providence Fire Department cut the door off of a car on Egypt Road Sunday after a two-vehicle crash entrapped two subjects in one vehicle.

    By Brendan Wills bwills@21st-CenturyMedia.com |

  • General news

    Undercover Phoenixville Police bust up 2 cocaine dealers

    PHOENIXVILLE — Two alleged cocaine dealers were arrested after undercover operations conducated by the Phoenixville Police.

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

  • General news

    PHOTOS: Uncle B’s, Fenice Creolo host inaugural Pig Roast and Crawfish Boil event

    Neighboring eateries Uncle B’s BBQ Shack and Fenice Creolo teamed up to host their inaugural Pig Roast and Crawfish Boil last Sunday, July 13, outside of the restaurants at Village of Eland shopping center in Phoenixville. The event included music, games, prizes, face painting and, of course, the food.

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  • General news

    West Nile virus detected in Chesco and Montco

    West Nile virus has been detected in mosquito samples collected in both Chester and Montgomery county this year.

    By Digital First Media staff |

  • General news

    Playoffs set for VFCC summer league

    CHARLESTOWN - The 2014 regular season of the Valley Forge Christian College Men’s Basketball Summer League, sponsored by Embassy Suites Philadelphia-Valley Forge and Miller Flooring Company, drew to a close on July 17 with Sherwin-Williams going undefeated and earning a number one seed for the playoffs with a 7-0 record.

    From VFCC |

  • Crime

    Callers pretend to be IRS in scam

    LIMERICK — Police are warning township residents of a phone scam in which the perpetrators act as if they are with the IRS.

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

  • General news

    Schuylkill Twp man attacks UPS driver

    SCHUYLKILL TWP — For an unknown reason, a man allegedly attacked a UPS driver who had been traveling behind him on his way to deliver a package.

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

  • General news

    Kimberton Volunteer Fire Co. launches recruitment campaign to prepare for fair

    Rides, games of chance, food concessions, raffles, bake goods sales, log sawing and livestock competitions — it takes a lot of manpower for Kimberton Volunteer Fire Co. to mount its annual summer fair.

    By Gil Cohen For 21st Century Media |

  • General news

    Phoenixville contemplating adding lights to some parks

    PHOENIXVILLE — Council decided last week to pursue a grant which would potentially put lights on athletic fields in borough parks.

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

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