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Facetime Theatre summer stage to perform Disney’s ‘The Little Mermaid’

Facetime Theatre’s summer stage program will be one of the first in the area to perform Disney’s “The Little Mermaid” from July 21 through July 23 in the beautiful Lenfest Theatre at Ursinus College in Collegeville. ...

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    Phoenixville school district to close Rt. 29 for construction

    SCHUYLKILL TWP. >> The Phoenixville Area School District will close Route 29 (State Road) between Pothouse Road and Campbell Lane in Schuylkill Township beginning Wednesday, July 20, for road widening and storm water installation, PennDOT announced.

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  • Sports

    Pfeil takes Firecracker 40; Weiss, Papiez other winners at Grandview

    BECHTELSVILLE >> Wayne Pfeil, behind the wheel of his own/J&H Automotive & Custom Exhaust No. 72, scored the biggest win of his career when he took home the $2,000 first prize money in the Chapman Auto Group Firecracker 40 NASCAR BRC Late Model feature on Saturday night at Grandview Speedway. He dedicated his first win of the season to his dad, a former racer, who was at home with some health issues.

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    Saxton: N.J. Motorsports Park raising the bar with Exotic Car Garages

    Now if only I had the money, I would be signing on the dotted line. Before construction has even begun, New Jersey Motorsports Park’s Phase II Exotic Car Garage units are almost sold out with a waiting list already started for Phase III from buyers beyond New Jersey to New York, Pennsylvania, Delaware and even D.C.

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    Trappe man sent to jail for role in Skippack burglary

    NORRISTOWN >> A Trappe man is headed to jail for his role in two crimes that occurred in Skippack.

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

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    Royersford woman admits she obtained prescription painkillers by fraud

    NORRISTOWN >> A Royersford woman has admitted to using a prescription issued to a disabled woman she cared for to fraudulently obtain painkillers for herself.

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

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    Truck driver found dead beneath load of pipes in Limerick

    LIMERICK >> A man was pronounced dead following an accident in which a load of pipes fell on top of him.

    By Marian Dennis mdennis@21st-centurymedia.com @MarianDennis1 on Twitter |

  • Entertainment

    GUIDE: How does ‘Pokemon Go’ work?

    At this point you’ve probably heard of “Pokémon Go,” but you might not be sure how it works. If you’re interested in playing the game that’s sweeping the nation but need some insight, check out the helpful guide below.

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    Elmwood Park Zoo in Norristown to host Pokemon Go event

    NORRISTOWN >> The Elmwood Park Zoo is hosting a Pokémon Go event on Tuesday, July 19 from noon to 4:30 p.m.

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  • Advice

    Laugh it up for good health

    Research and a worldwide laughter club phenomenon are showing that humor and frequent “ha-has” is exactly what the doctor ordered for a healthier, happier life.

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    2 teens on Perkiomen trail struck by SUV

    PERKIOMEN >> Two teenage boys were hospitalized Sunday evening after being struck by an SUV while riding their bikes along the Perkiomen trail.

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