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Phoenixville assistant superintendent to step down

Phoenixville >> A key member of the Phoenixville Area School District’s administration will be leaving at the end of the school year. ...

By Eric Devlin edevlin@21st-centurymedia.com @Eric_Devlin on Twitter |

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    Route 23 bridge to reopen by November at the latest

    Phoenixville >> The Route 23 bridge will reopen late November, if not sooner, thanks to a new deal reached Tuesday.

    By Eric Devlin edevlin@21st-centurymedia.com @Eric_Devlin on Twitter |

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    Phoenixville physics team headed to Thailand thanks to alumni, community

    Phoenixville >> It wasn’t enough that the students on the Phoenixville Area High School physics team had to prepare for almost a year for an upcoming competition in Asia. They also had to raise tens of thousands of dollars on their own to get there.

    By Eric Devlin edevlin@pottsmerc.com @Eric_Devlin on Twitter |

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    Phoenixville Area School District calls for fewer standardized tests

    Phoenixville >> Officials in the Phoenixville Area School District recently sent a message to lawmakers in Harrisburg — ease up on testing.

    By Eric Devlin edevlin@pottsmerc.com @Eric_Devlin on Twitter |

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    Arcola Road bridge closure in Lower Providence tests motorists’ patience

    LOWER PROVIDENCE >> As construction continues on the still-closed Arcola Road bridge, motorists’ patience has been put to the test.

    By Eric Devlin edevlin@21st-centurymedia.com @Eric_Devlin on Twitter |

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    County residents receiving easement notices

    It’s old news that Sunoco Pipeline L.P. is working on its Mariner East project, using an already existing pipeline running across the state as part of Phase I.

    By Candice Monhollan cmonhollan@21st-centurymedia.com @CMonhollanDLN on Twitter |

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    SPCA leader says tough times behind, looking ahead with pride

    WEST CHESTER >> Not too long ago the Chester County SPCA was battling the bad publicity of chaos in its management, infighting among employees and even volunteers being escorted from the premises by local police.

    By Andy Hachadorian andyh@21st-centurymedia.com @DLNEditor on Twitter |

  • Travel

    GLOBETROTTING GRADUATE: Why I keep going back to Paris

    Paris is not my favorite place to visit, yet I find myself consistently revisiting the city. Outside of London, it is the foreign city I know best.

    By Caitlin Burns For Digital First Media |

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    Perspective on Parenting: 10 years a mom

    Years ago, as a communications professional in the corporate world, I remember when my colleagues were honored for a decade or more of service. In a world where attention spans are gradually diminishing, doing anything constructive for 10 years can be considered quite an accomplishment. It illustrates responsibility, commitment and consistency. This is especially true for marriages. Milestone anniversaries are often celebrated with parties or vacations to commemorate a bond that is...

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  • Visual arts

    ‘Legendary’ exhibit at The African American Museum in Philadelphia explores house ballroom culture

    Photographer Gerard H. Gaskin creates art, but also shines a light on people who need to be seen.

    By Tara Lynn Johnson For Digital First Media |

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    Accused Lower Pottsgrove arsonist has her trial date

    NORRISTOWN >> A Lower Pottsgrove woman accused of torching and destroying the home of her neighbor, a Limerick detective, has her trial date.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. chessler@21st-centurymedia.com @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter |

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