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Limerick Township man gets county jail for inappropriate contact with minor

By Dan Clark @Danclark08 on Twitter |

FOLLOW LIVE: World Meeting of Families and Pope Francis Prep

It’s Day 3 of the World Meeting of Families and a day closer to Pope Francis hitting the region. We will be covering it like no other organization and you can join in by using #popedfm on Twitter. Look for stories, photos, videos and more from ...



  • News

    Prayers of thousands left at Knotted Grotto in front of the Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul

    PHILADELPHIA >> For all the hustle and bustle of a big city starting to explode with pilgrims, a hush had fallen over the outside of the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul in Philadelphia.

    By Candice Monhollan @CMonhollanDLN on Twitter |

  • News

    FOLLOW LIVE: Day 2 of the World Meeting of Families

    Want to know what’s going on as the region prepares for the visit of Pope Francis with the World Meeting of Families? We have you covered. We’ll be all over the place today with stories, photos, videos and more. You won’t be able to find this anywhere else. So, check in on Twitter with #popedfm or #wmof2015.


  • News

    Painting mural helps woman cope with husband’s death

    PHILADELPHIA >> Jean Martinelli stood in the Grand Hall of the Philadelphia Convention Center Wednesday with a paintbrush in her hand, 760 miles away from home, hopeful to find a purpose, a new direction, having come to the World Meeting of Families with three close friends.

    By Kathleen E. Carey @dtbusiness on Twitter |

  • Entertainment

    Folk rock legends Aztec Two-Step still going strong

    Had musicians Rex Fowler and Neal Shulman not had a chance meeting at a Boston coffee house in the early 70’s, the formation of the folk rock duo “Aztec Two-Step” would likely have not come to fruition.

    By Rob Nagy Digital First Media |

  • Lifestyle

    Large crowd turns out to view remains of St. Maria Goretti

    PHILADELPHIA >> Hundreds of people made the trek to view the skeletal remains of the youngest canonized saint in the Catholic church, St. Maria Goretti, which made a stop at Saint Rita of Cascia Wednesday as part of a 25 stop tour of devotion across America.

    By Jenn Lucas @jlujersey on Twitter |

  • News

    Need to get downtown? SEPTA’s regional rail schedule changes, stations to be closed Friday

    PHILADELPHIA >> More than a day in advance of the Pope’s arrival, SEPTA passengers are going to face some changes in their routine.

    By Kaitlyn Foti @kaitlynfoti on Twitter |

  • Lifestyle

    Spay and Save: Adoptable pets of the week

    Sidney (cat) Sidney is a DHS, grey tabby/white, neutered male who is approximately five to six months old. He is good with cats and dogs. Sidney is up to date on all his vaccinations. Won’t you give him a forever home?


  • News

    Chestnut Knoll At Home offers program for female veterans

    Attention female veterans: Do you have questions about what benefits you can receive as a veteran? Get the answers you need when you join Chestnut Knoll At Home, Phoenixville for a special Veterans Benefits Seminar for female veterans. This event will be held Sunday, Sept. 27 at 1 p.m. at the Montgomery County Vet Center, located at 320 E. Johnson Highway, Suite 201, Norristown.

    Chestnut Knoll At Home |

  • News

    DCP Theatre actors to read spooky stories

    Cast members of DCP Theatre’s upcoming Family Theatre production of The Legend of Sleepy Hollow by Kathryn Schultz Miller will read spooky stories at Indian Valley Public Library.

    Perkiomen Valley Library |

  • News

    “Let’s Talk: Neurological Disease” at Chestnut Knoll At Home

    Is your family member living with Parkinson’s disease or Multiple Sclerosis? Do they struggle with the effects from a stroke? Join Chestnut Knoll At Home, Phoenixville to get the help you need in caring for your loved ones, during a special presentation on Neurological Diseases. This event will be held Wednesday, Sept. 30 at 5:30 p.m. at the Phoenixville office, located at 257 Schuylkill Road, Phoenixville.

    Chestnut Knoll At Home |

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