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Accused Skippack killer hints at diminished capacity defense

By Carl Hessler Jr. chessler@21st-CenturyMedia.com |

$508 million worth of approved transportation projects in area

The list of projects approved by the Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission recently is long, represents hundreds of millions of dollars and is stretched over more than the next 10 years. ...

By Evan Brandt ebrandt@21st-CenturyMedia.com |

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    Historical Society to present the History of Knitting

    TRAPPE — Visitors will have the chance to spend a Sunday afternoon learning about the history of knitting at the Dewees Museum on Aug. 10.

    Courtesy of the Historical Society of Trappe, Collegeville,Perkiomen Valley, Inc. |

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    Trappe Ambulance purchases twin van-style ambulances

    Trappe Fire Co. No. 1 and Ambulance is pleased to announce the arrival of twins.

    By Gil Cohen For 21st Century Media |

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    Meadow Brook golf tourney on tap

    By Barry Sankey bsankey@21st-Century

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    Bella Napoli captures VFCC men’s basketball title

    CHARLESTOWN - Bella Napoli outscored Phoenixville Federal Bank & Trust, 55-38, in the second half to post a 97-84 victory to capture the 2014 Valley Forge Christian College Men’s Summer Basketball League championship July 29 at The Pit gymnasium.

    Barry Sankey
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    Area eighth graders graduate from Devon Prep

    Twenty-eight Devon Prep Eighth Graders “moved up” recently during the Eighth Grade Advancement Ceremony held in the school’s athletic facility. Parents, grandparents, siblings and friends attended the ceremony which began with a Mass concelebrated by Devon Prep Headmaster Rev. James J. Shea, Sch.P., Rev. Richard Wyzykiewicz, Sch.P., Rev. Francisco Aisa, Sch.P. and Rev. Javier Renteria, Sch.P.

    Courtesy of Devon Prep |

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    Summer Extravaganza to benefit local woman’s battle with Lyme disease

    Come out to Summer Extravaganza 2014 on Aug. 16 from 2 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the national register historic landmark Avon Lea Farm and home of Robert Berry, Phoenixville.

    Courtesy of Karen Franks |

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    $500M in transportation projects listed in Montgomery, Chester counties

    Plans to spend more than $500 million in the next 10 years on transportation projects in the Chester and Montgomery county will move forward thanks to the approval of the Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission.

    By Evan Brandt ebrandt@21st-CenturyMedia.com |

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    Paved road extended to far end of Medal of Honor Grove

    The Friends of the Medal of Honor Grove announce an important enhancement in the Grove. For the first time in its history, there is now a paved road along the Hawaii and Alaska acres at the far end of the Grove.

    Courtesy of the Friends of the Medal of Honor Grove |

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    This is the time for buying a fishing boat

    It may seem counter intuitive as we head into August and our summer vacation/fishing seasons wind down, but now is a great time to start shopping for that fishing boat you’ve always dreamed about.

    By Tom Tatum For 21st Century Media |

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    Local sports notices for Aug. 3

    FOOTBALL The Henry J. Bernat Stadium Fund has been established.

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