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Taste of Phoenixville sells out for biggest year yet

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Early-morning crash in Upper Providence leaves one dead

UPPER PROVIDENCE >> A one-vehicle crash on South Lewis Road early Thursday morning left one person dead after the vehicle struck a tree, police said. ...

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