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  • Features/People

    Phoenixville teen spearheads large donation of laptops

    For the past four years, I have been volunteering for TeamChildren, an organization working tirelessly to bridge the achievement gap. This means that we are committed to getting computers into the homes and schools of children who cannot afford new ones.

    By Daniel Berger Guest Columnist |

  • Pets

    Keep pets safe in dangerous winter weather

    The Humane Society Phoenixville wants to ensure that every animal is safe and healthy during the cold winter months.

    Courtesy of the Humane Society Phoenixville |

  • Features/People

    Spring City native uses passion for scuba and outdoors to help students

    BUCKTOWN >> How does a school district deal with truancy and behavior issues when the students simply have no interest in traditional education? Challenge them!

    By Gailynne Ferguson For Digital First Media |

  • Food

    ABC to XYZ in Foods: Kwanzaa — First Fruit, and a Happy New Year

    Kwanzaa is not considered a religious holiday. The word Kwanzaa means “first fruit,” and it’s a celebration of the bounty of the earth.

    By Bette Banjack For Digital First Media |

  • Food

    ABC to XYZ in Foods: All Aboard the Christmas Train

    It is during this time of the year that I recall Christmas train trips with my Krestzmama (Godmother), when Rose Beregi and I went to Philadelphia. We would walk to the train station as soon as school let out.

    By Bette Banjack For Digital First Media |

  • Pets

    Pets of the Week

    Julie (dog) Julie is a very sweet 3-year-old beagle. She loves exploring outside, going wherever her nose takes her, and she is good with children and other dogs. Julie is a great cuddler, house- and crate-trained and up-to-date on her shots. Please contact Spay and Save at 610-279-9714 for more information.

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  • Features/People

    Military News

    Christopher Kasker, a 1992 Phoenixville Area High School graduate, was promoted to lieutenant colonel by the Secretary of the Army John M. McHugh during a ceremony at the Pentagon on Nov. 3.

    Courtesy of the U.S. Army |

  • Features/People

    Brothers receive ‘A Hero’s Welcome’

    ROYERSFORD >> U.S. Army Spc4 Ryan Klick and Sgt. Bradley Klick were given “A Hero’s Welcome” in Royersford Saturday afternoon. The brothers returned home after serving a tour of duty in Afghanistan. Members of the Warriors Watch Riders, along with many friends and family were in attendance.

    By Digital First Staff |

  • Pets

    Pets of the Week

    Julie (dog) Julie is a very sweet 3-year-old beagle. She loves exploring outside, going wherever her nose takes her, and she is good with children and other dogs. Julie is a great cuddler, house- and crate-trained and up-to-date on her shots. Please contact Spay and Save at 610-279-9714 for more information.

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  • Features/People

    O’Grady’s to host fundraiser for Phoenixville firefighter battling brain cancer

    PHOENIXVILLE >> Dale Sims and his wife, Barbara, met by accident.

    By Gil Cohen For Digital First Media |

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