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Royersford cancer survivor rides to help others conquer the illness

By Christine Mawhinney Lark For 21st Century Media |

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  • Food and drink

    ABC to XYZ in Foods: An apple a day keeps the doctor away

    Editor’s note: Bette Banjack, a longtime food columnist for The Phoenix, has decided to return. Readers may remember her column “Neighborhood Kitchens,” which ran from 2003 to 2006, or her weekly local television program, “Downtown Kitchen.” This is the first edition of her new weekly column, “ABC to XYZ in Foods,” through which she will explore foods one letter at a time.

    By Bette Banjack For 21st Century Media |

  • Food and drink

    ABC to XYZ in Foods: An apple a day keeps the doctor away

    Editor’s note: Bette Banjack, a longtime food columnist for The Phoenix, has decided to return. Readers may remember her column “Neighborhood Kitchens,” which ran from 2003 to 2006, or her weekly local television program, “Downtown Kitchen.” This is the first edition of her new weekly column, “ABC to XYZ in Foods,” through which she will explore foods one letter at a time.

    By Bette Banjack For 21st Century Media |

  • Features/People

    Valley Forge Christian College welcomes students back to campus

    On Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, Valley Forge Christian College (VFCC) welcomed new students for the 2014 academic year.

    Courtesy of Valley Forge Christian College |

  • Features/People

    PHOTOS: Colonial Gardens holds annual Butterfly Festival

    East Pikeland — Colonial Gardens held its Butterfly Festival last Saturday, Aug. 23, where dozens of monarch butterflies were released to begin their migration south for the winter.

    By Phoenix Staff |

  • Features/People

    All 4 Paws celebrates 5 years of saving animals

    All 4 Paws Rescue Inc., an animal rescue based in Chester Springs, just celebrated their landmark five-year anniversary. Since opening, the rescue has saved more than 3,600 animal’s lives.

    By Virginia Lindak For 21st Century Media |

  • Features/People

    Spring-Ford student wins academic and leadership honors at pageant

    A ninth grade Spring-Ford student was recently crowned at a state-wide competition in Harrisburg as State Ambassador at the National American Miss pageant.

    By Christine Mawhinney Lark For 21st Century Media |

  • Features/People

    Salon Fiber raises money for cancer research at back-to-school haircut event

    Phoenixville’s Salon Fiber, located on Main Street, held Cuts for a Cure on Sunday, Aug. 24.

    By Phoenix Staff |

  • Features/People

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

    MONT CLARE — A five-mile paddle fundraiser for the Schuylkill Canal Association brought in close to $2,000 Wednesday evening.

    By 21st Century Media staff |

  • Green lifestyle

    Learn how to create a rain garden at Lower Perkiomen Valley Park

    OAKS — Learn how to create a rain garden, and filter water, at a special presentation planned for Sept. 27 in Lower Perkiomen Valley Park.

    By 21st Century Media staff |

  • Food and drink

    ABC to XYZ in Foods: Onions and Cooking Oils

    ONIONS – Have a strong and pungent odor, which becomes sweet when cooked. Cooking the onion gives it a crisp texture.

    By Bette Banjack For 21st Century Media |

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