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Two displaced by Upper Providence house fire

Digital First Staff |

Berks woman leads police on chase through Limerick in stolen vehicle

LIMERICK >> A Berks County woman has been charged after allegedly leading police on a chase throughout Limerick. ...

By Marian Dennis @MarianDennis1 on Twitter |


  • News

    Executive director at Royersford’s Open Door stepping down

    Gretchen Pendleton, chairperson of the board of directors of the Open Door in Royersford, has announced that, as of Dec. 31, Laurie Faust, the executive director, has decided to step down from her post after 10 years of dedicated service. In the interim, the board of directors will assume leadership of Open Door until a new director is hired.

    Courtesy of the Open Door |

  • Events

    Calendar of Events

    Ongoing Annual Prom Dress Boutique: Spring-Ford Students Need an Alternate Party (SNAP) invites the Spring-Ford community to shop their annual Prom Dress Boutique at Spring-Ford Area High School. These lightly worn formal and semi-formal dresses are perfect for any winter or spring dance. Fitting rooms and seamstresses will be available to assist with accurate fit for each customer. Students from surrounding school districts are invited to attend! All proceeds benefit the Spring-Ford...


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    Spring-Ford SNAP opens annual prom dress boutique

    Spring-Ford Students Need an Alternate Party (SNAP) invites the Spring-Ford community to shop their annual Prom Dress Boutique at Spring-Ford Area High School.

    Courtesy of Spring-Ford Area School District |

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    Kiwanis Club to hold 8th annual auction and dinner

    The Phoenixville Kiwanis Club is sponsoring their eighth annual Live/Silent Auction and Spaghetti Dinner on Saturday, March 14, from 5:30 to 9 p.m. The event will be held at the Covered Bridge Room at Kimberton Fire Company. Doors will open at 5:00 p.m. Dinner will be served from 5:30 to 7.

    Courtesy of the Phoenixville Kiwanis Club |

  • Food

    ABC to XYZ in Foods: Winter Lights

    Most of us seem to complain a great deal about winter — how cold and how dark it is during that time — but this is far from the truth, as many cultures celebrate during the months that make up our winter season.

    By Bette Banjack For Digital First Media |

  • Politics

    4 Republicans express interest in Montco commissioner seats

    NORRISTOWN >> Four Republicans have expressed interest in running for Montgomery County commissioner this year, according to the county GOP leader.

    By Dan Clark @DanClark08 on Twitter |

  • News

    Community supports Collegeville fire victims

    COLLEGEVILLE >> A Collegeville family displaced by a Jan. 1 fire has been receiving community support, according to a Facebook post by Perkiomen Township Fire Company.

    Digital First Staff Report |

  • Politics

    Terence Farrell elected county commissioner chairman

    WEST CHESTER >> Chester County Commissioner Terence Farrell was elected Tuesday by his two colleagues to serve a term as chairman of the three-member body, a unanimous vote signaling the continued bipartisan atmosphere of the panel.

    By Michael P. Rellahan @ChescoCourtNews on Twitter |

  • News

    Utility pole crash in Limerick causes power problems

    LIMERICK >> A one-vehicle crash left a few homes without power or phone service after an elderly driver crashed into a utility pole Monday afternoon.

    By Marian Dennis @MarianDennis1 on Twitter |

  • News

    Two displaced by Upper Providence house fire

    UPPER PROVIDENCE >> Multiple fire companies responded to a fire that caused extensive damage to a residence in the 1400 block of Longford Road Wednesday morning.

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