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King of Prussia appearance by Def Leppard drummer coincides with concert tour schedule

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Facetime Theatre to hold ‘A Night with the Stars’ fundraiser in new theatre space

Local nonprofit Facetime Theatre is kicking off a new season in its new performance and education space in the Franklin Commons with a fun and elegant fundraiser entitled “A Night with the Stars.” ...

Facetime Theatre |


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    Phoenixville woman competes on ‘Jeopardy!’

    Shannon Lee, an architectural design associate from Phoenixville, pictured here with host Alex Trebek, was one of the contestants on “Jeopardy!” on Thursday. She finished in second place.


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    High school composer receives special recognition from PA officials

    Young Collegeville high school student, Ashraya Ananthanarayanan, has received recognition from the Governor of PA and Senator Pat Toomey for building her own music ensemble.

    Vyan Ensemble |

  • Entertainment

    West Chester Band to perform festive holiday concert

    A festive holiday concert will be performed on Tuesday, Dec. 8 at 7:30 p.m. at the United Methodist Church of West Chester, located at 129 South High Street.

    West Chester Band |

  • Entertainment

    Faith BFC to perform Live Nativity

    Faith Bible Fellowship Church, Bridge Street and Pennhurst Road, Spring City, will host a live outdoor nativity from 7 to 8:30 p.m. on Dec. 20. The skit will be presented every 15 minutes. There will be live animals, which children may pet. Light refreshments will be served indoors. The event is free and open to the community. For updates, see or call 610-948-9448.


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    SVRDC presents 43rd production of The Nutcracker

    The Schuylkill Valley Regional Dance Company will present two live performances of The Nutcracker on Saturday, Dec. 12 at the Phoenixville Area Middle School Theater.

    Schuylkill Valley Regional Dance Company |

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    Chesco Pops presents second annual ‘Holiday Pops’ concert

    Come celebrate the holidays with the Chester County Pops Orchestra, State Representative Chris Ross and the Chester County Food Bank! The Chesco Pops will present its second annual public holiday concert at Unionville High School, 750 Unionville Road, Kennett Square, on Friday, Dec. 18, at 7 p.m. (inclement weather date is Dec. 19, 7 p.m., same location). This year’s “Holiday Pops,” conducted by Joseph Gehring, will feature a wide array of your favorite holiday fanfare,...

    Chester County Pops Orchestra |

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    University of Valley Forge celebrates holiday season with annual Christmas Concert

    The University of Valley Forge will celebrate the Christmas season by hosting its annual concert event, Christmas at Valley Forge, on Friday, Dec. 4 and Saturday, Dec. 5.

    University of Valley Forge |

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    Candlelight Holiday House Tour returns to Phoenixville for 15th holiday season

    The popular Phoenixville Candlelight Holiday House Tour will be held Saturday, Dec. 5 from 3 to 7 p.m. Tickets can be purchased online at or in person at Foresta’s Market, Ellie’s Choice and The Design Grove in Phoenixville.

    Phoenixville Holiday House Tour |

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    Spring-Ford student work submitted for International Saul Bell Design Contest

    Spring-Ford Area High School Advanced Jewelry student, David Hunter, hopes to receive international recognition for his jewelry design with the International Saul Bell Design Emerging Jewelry Artist award. Hunter credits a scene deep in the mountains of Pennsylvania as his inspiration for the piece.

    Spring-Ford Area School District |

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    Welkinweir Estate opens doors for Holiday Open House

    The historic Welkinweir Estate is opening its doors to the public for a festive Holiday Open House on Friday, Dec. 11 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The estate house will be decorated in holiday splendor for all to enjoy! Celebrate the season with joyful music from the estate’s newly restored pipe organ; glimpse the public garden and wintry views of forests and ponds from inside the warm estate; and learn about the history of the estate, which spans three centuries. Marsh Creek Tree Farm...

    Green Valleys Watershed Association |

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