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Relay For Life of Phoenixville hosting annual Survivor Dinner in March

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Phoenixville anti-discrimination ordinance faces criticism

PHOENIXVILLE >> Borough council faced criticism for its decision to schedule a public hearing on a proposed anti-discrimination ordinance, which looks to protect residents from discrimination based on, among other things, their sexual orientatio...

By Eric Devlin @Eric_Devlin on Twitter|


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    Perkiomen Valley Middle School East to present ‘Seussical Jr.’

    Perkiomen Valley Middle School East students will take audience members on a fantastical journey to the Jungle of Nool and Whoville as they perform “Seussical Jr.” in the Spahr Auditorium Feb. 24-26.


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    spay & save: Jingles Jester wants a new home after a tough life on the streets of Philly

    Jingles Jester is a neutered, 3-year-old male domestic short-hair, mostly white w/ beautiful black and brown markings. What a loving boy! Jingles Jester is ready for a new home after being on the streets of North Philly for two years. He had an infected wound on his leg which was eventually cured but he will always have a limp. Jingles Jester gets around very well despite his limp. He is a good boy with other cats and seems to be okay with dogs. Won’t you make his 2017 great by...


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    Phoenix, Reporter & Item Community Calendar: Week of Feb. 19

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    SEVEN IN SEVEN: Gozu thunders into city; Pop Evil, Japandroids and others have local dates

    Welcome to “Seven in Seven,” where each Friday we take a look at shows coming to the region over the next week. Whether your musical tastes are rock and roll, jazz, heavy metal, singer-songwriter or indie, there’ll always be something to check out in the coming days.

    By Michael Christopher For Digital First Media|

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    Early learning teacher faces child sex assault charges in Norristown

    NORRISTOWN >> A teacher at St. Francis of Assisi School’s Early Learning Center Program is facing charges of involvement in deviate sexual intercourse with a child, aggravated indecent assault and related offenses stemming from an incident that occurred Feb. 7, according to court documents.

    By Oscar Gamble @OGamble_TH on Twitter|

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    PA Young Republicans elect new leadership

    HERSHEY >> The Pennsylvania Young Republicans elected a new chairman, Rick Loughery of Chester County, to lead the organization with new energy and a new path forward at its annual convention in Hershey Feb. 4, following the Republican Party of Pennsylvania’s official meeting. Elected with unanimous support by the membership of the Pennsylvania Young Republicans, Loughery outlined a vision to build new chapters in counties across the state and to support the growth of existing...

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    Chesco commissioners practice CPR for American Heart Month

    WEST CHESTER >> There was disco music and laughter at the Chester County commissioners meeting Tuesday as the three officials got hands-on training on a trio of rubberized dolls to the amusement of those in the board room.

    By Michael P. Rellahan @ChescoCourtNews on Twitter|

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    Hotel tax increase requested in Chesco

    WEST CHESTER >> The Chinese are coming to Chester County, and the Brandywine Valley’s tourism organization wants to be prepared for them.

    By Michael P. Rellahan @ChescoCourtNews on Twitter|

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    New owners at White Manor start upgrades

    WILLISTOWN >> The new owners of White Manor Country Club have started making good on their promise to sink $1.5 million into the property.

    By Brian McCullough @wcdailylocal on Twitter|

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    Grab a tissue, this sweet engagement video will make your Valentine’s Day

    POTTSTOWN >> When Nahder Zomorrodian met Ashley Ruggiero, he knew that she was the woman with whom he would spend the rest of his life.

    By Marian Dennis @MarianDennis1 on Twitter|

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