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Phoenixville scientist set to appear on ‘Jeopardy!’

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Montgomery County D.A. pleads for higher prosecutor salaries

NORRISTOWN >> The Montgomery County District Attorney made a very public plea to get his prosecutors more money at the county’s budget hearing Dec. 1. And it looks like he’s going to get turned down. ...

By Kaitlyn Foti kfoti@21st-centurymedia.com @kaitlynfoti on Twitter|

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    Colonial Candlelight Holiday Reception showcases the Beidler House

    Come celebrate the holiday season with music, dance, and good food at the Beidler House on Saturday, Dec. 10 from 1-6 p.m. (Snow date: Dec. 17). Experience the essence of a colonial-era German Christmas at this 18th century house in Gibraltar at our Colonial Candlelight Holiday Reception.

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    WTIM: Music Around Town 12-7 edition

    What’s going on musically in the Berks-Mont Newspapers coverage area? A lot, and we want to help keep everyone in the know.

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    Visit Pottsgrove Manor by Candlelight Dec. 11

    Revel in the spirit of the season at historic Pottsgrove Manor with the annual “Pottsgrove Manor by Candlelight” open-house on Sunday, Dec. 11 from 2 to 8 p.m., and enjoy the beauty of the manor lit by candlelight and bedecked with greenery.

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    The Weight Band is coming to the Colonial Theatre Dec. 9

    The Weight Band is bring the sound of The Band to Phoenixville at 8 p.m. Dec. 9 at the Colonial Theatre.

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  • Business

    QVC at 30: Online as well as on air these days

    WEST GOSHEN >> More than 2,000 area residents can be thankful that Joe Segel has somewhat of a short attention span as a business owner.

    By Brian McCullough bmccullough@21st-centurymedia.com @wcdailylocal on Twitter|

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    WCU Foundation gives back to the Fightin’ 51st

    WEST CHESTER >> West Chester University Foundation Executive Director Richard T. Przywara presented a $3,000 donation to Thomas E. Barton, president of the First West Chester Fire Company, located at 70 S. Bradford Ave.

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    Committee seeks ways to recruit, retain volunteer firefighters in Chester County

    SOUTH COATESVILLE >> Attempting to address the decline of volunteerism in the firefighting and EMS community, a special committee is working on ways to increase recruitment and retention of volunteers.

    By Adam Farence afarence@21st-centurymedia.com @afarence on Twitter|

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    Thousands gather in Phoenixville to see Firebird set ablaze

    PHOENIXVILLE >> A crowd of more than 15,000 people gathered in Friendship Field Saturday night to watch Phoenixville’s Firebird rise from the ashes in a stellar blaze of glory.

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  • Business

    Partners pursue goal of reviving old Caln Roller Rink

    CALN >> Two business partners are breathing new life into a venerable Chester County institution that had fallen on hard times.

    By Brian McCullough bmccullough@21st-centurymedia.com @wcdailylocal on Twitter|

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    Proposed 11 percent Montgomery County tax hike sparks public debate

    NORRISTOWN >> The room was packed at a Montgomery County budget hearing Thursday as members of the public alternated between criticizing a proposed 11 percent tax increase and praising the community college that a portion of that money will fund.

    By Kaitlyn Foti kfoti@21st-centurymedia.com @kaitlynfoti on Twitter|

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