In Other News

Chesco commissioners present grant to Phoenixville for flood wall upgrade

By Matthew D’Ippolito mdippolito@21st-Century @PhxvilleNews on Twitter |


  • Columns

    Think About It: The Mystery of the Fortune Cookie

    Confucius say: if you think youre going to sum up your entire life on this little piece of paper, youre crazy.

    By Don Meyer, Ph.D. Columnist |

  • Business

    Moes Southwest Grill opening new location in Oaks

    Welcome to Moes! will soon be heard in Oaks when Moes Southwest Grill opens at 1570 Egypt Road in the Oaks Shopping Center on Thursday.

    Courtesy of Moes Southwest Grill |

  • Government and politics

    Proposed bill would require minority party representation on county elections boards

    State Sen. Andrew Dinniman has introduced a bill to make it illegal for a county elections board to be comprised of members who are all from the same political party as is currently the case in Chester County.

    By Evan Brandt |

  • Letters

    Phoenixville voting precinct relocation indefensible

    Last week, the Republican appointees of the Chester County Elections Board unilaterally decided to relocate Precinct 477 (Phoenixville West 1) from the 157th to the 155th Pennsylvania House District. This act is a violation of the due process rights and the right to vote for elected officials by the citizens of the 157th.


  • General news

    Former East Vincent man jailed for Megans Law violation

    WEST CHESTER A former East Vincent man who was convicted eight years ago of possession of child pornography is expected to report to prison to begin serving a 2- to 4-year sentence later this month for switching his address without informing police.

    By Michael P. Rellahan |

  • General news

    Hiker rescued from slope in Lower Perkiomen Valley Park

    Lower Providence A man was rescued by first responders after being caught in a precarious position on an incline in Lower Perkiomen Valley Park near Egypt Road and Casselberry Drive Monday afternoon.


  • Business

    Limerick Golf Clubs new owners are making changes to the name, menu and course

    Limerick If you havent visited Limericks public golf course recently, new owners Brian and Jean Lutz invite you to come out to experience the change that is taking place at the Lewis Road golf, restaurant and banquet facility. The couple took over operations of the golf club on June 1.

    By Donna Rovins |

  • Business

    Longtime local restauranteur is back with Chow Bistro

    COLLEGEVILLE It certainly seemed as if fate was hungering for Guy Clauson to become part of Collegevilles newly vibrant culinary scene.

    By Gary Puleo |

  • Visual arts

    Good Neighbors coming to the Berman Museum at Ursinus College

    COLLEGEVILLE Good Neighbors, opening at the Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art Oct. 14, finds its starting point in the many possible notions of home and community, such as memories of a particular place or object, gatherings of like-minded individuals, or the unexpected juxtapositions that come from living in close proximity. But while the art on view touches on themes of family, intimacy, nostalgia, and domesticity, at its core the project is about the common ground between...

    Courtesy of Ursinus College |

  • Crime

    Royersford man charged after resisting arrest

    Royersford A borough man has been charged following a reported domestic disturbance on North 6th Avenue.

    By Marian Dennis |

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