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PHOTOS: Kayaking event raises nearly $2,000 for SCA

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    Local girls selected as state finalists in NAM competition

    Two local girls have been selected as state finalists in the National American Miss competition and will represent their communities in Harrisburg next weekend.

    By Phoenix staff |

  • Features/People

    Audubon nursery school adopts giraffes at Elmwood Park Zoo

    St. Andrews Nursery School of Audubon recently celebrated their adoption of two giraffes at the Elmwood Park Zoo in Norristown. Parents, students and alumni attended the event on July 12 to help welcome the giraffes, named Louis and Tamu, to the zoo for the summer.

    By Virginia Lindak For 21st Century Media |

  • Features/People

    PHOTOS: Soldier welcomed home in Limerick

    US Army PFC Jake Spear received a grand homecoming after his deployment overseas recently. Warriors Watch Riders, Hogs and Heroes Foundation and A Heros Welcome led the way as they escorted him from the Philadelphia Airport to his home in Limerick. Lazer Limo provided a free ride home for Spear.

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  • Features/People

    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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  • General news

    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 fotto@21st-CenturyMedia.com |

  • Features/People

    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 |

  • Features/People

    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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  • Features/People

    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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  • Features/People

    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 gpuleo@21st-centurymedia.com |

  • Features/People

    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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