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PHOTOS: Ronald McDonald entertains at Phoenixville Public Library



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    PHOTOS: Area children meet Montgomery the bald eagle at Upper Schuylkill Valley Park

    Children came to meet Montgomery the bald eagle at the Upper Schuylkill Valley Park & Wildlife Center July 11. While they were there, they learned about the diet and habitat of bald eagles and participated in arts and crafts.


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    Ursinus professor studying volunteer firefighters hearts

    COLLEGEVILLE Sometimes, the most deadly part of a fire isnt the smoke or flames but the stress placed on a firefighters body as they move in, out, up and down a burning building.

    By Frank Otto |

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    Devon Prep baseball rallies around ailing facilities director

    It may have been Friday the 13th, but bad luck was not a problem for Devon Preps Varsity Baseball team as they defeated Elk County Catholic at Penn State University for the PIAA Class A State Championship.

    Courtesy of Devon Prep |

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    Phoenixville area students study oceanography at Science in the Summer

    Last week, the Phoenixville Public Library hosted the annual GSK Science in the Summer series at the Phoenixville Area Middle School.


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    PHOTOS: Great Race makes pit stop in Valley Forge

    UPPER MERION Over 100 classic and antique vehicles are currently taking part in the 2014 Great Race from Maine to Florida. It is the races 31st year.


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    Great Race to stop in King of Prussia

    UPPER MERION With a finish line 2,100 miles and nine days away, the 2014 Hemmings Motor News Great Race only has time for a handful of primo pit stops along the route.

    By Gary Puleo |

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    Phoenixville cub pack honors scouts and leaders at Blue & Gold banquet

    Barkley Elementary Pack 119 Cub Scouts held their annual Blue and Gold Banquet Sunday evening at St. Johns Lutheran Church. Members of the community gathered to celebrate the achievements of the dens and the pack as a whole throughout the 2013-14 school year.

    By Virginia Lindak For 21st Century Media |

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    Phoenixville resident to perform with professional orchestra

    A Phoenixville resident is about to fulfill a lifelong dream. Devin Doherty spends his days as an investment specialist, but next Saturday, he will be spending a night playing his trumpet with world-class musicians.

    By Christine Mawhinney Lark For 21st Century Media |

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    Phoenixville PAL celebrates 15th year helping youth

    When Jimmy Deoria Jr. helped start Phoenixville’s Police Athletic League (PAL) with his father in June of 1999, he could hardly have imagined how it would take off in the community.

    By Matthew D’Ippolito |

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    Phoenixville-born D-Day vet honored in Ohio historical calendar

    This weekend marks the 70th anniversary of the allied invasion of Normandy, and there is perhaps no better way to remember D-Day than to remember those who fought in the battle.

    By Matthew DIppolito |

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