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Police seek information on Wednesday shooting in Coatesville

By Adam Farence afarence@21st-centurymedia.com @afarence on Twitter |

Paint a healthy picture with Healthy Selfie Contest

Keep health in the picture even after the hype of New Year’s resolutions through a photo contest which awards winners $50 in gift cards to local businesses. ...

By Michilea Patterson mpatterson@21st-centurymedia.com @MichileaP on Twitter |

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    Hundreds volunteer for PVSD Day of Service

    Hoping to honor the legacy of civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr., hundreds of Perkiomen Valley School District students served others as part of PV’s fourth annual Day of Service event held on Jan. 18.

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    First Niagara donates $15,000 to Brandywine Health Foundation

    On Jan. 20, First Niagara Bank presented a $15,000 check to the Brandywine Health Foundation for the 2016 Strawberry Festival Committee.

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    LGBTea Dances to host ‘For the Love of Art’ fundraiser event

    LGBTea Dances’ For the Love of Art fundraiser event will take place on Feb. 21 from 3 to 7 p.m. at the Franklin Commons Gallery in Phoenixville. This inaugural event brings together lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning and ally (LGBTQA) artists, musicians, photographers, authors and other creative types from around Chester County. Attendees will enjoy musical performances by Christine Havrilla, Andrea Nardello, the Philadelphia Gay Men’s Chorus and local youth a...

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    Allied Wire & Cable donates more than $18,000

    Allied Wire & Cable hosts a charity week each year where a percentage of sales are donated to charitable organizations. This year was the electrical distributor’s 10th annual charity week, which was held from Dec. 14 to 18. The company donated $18,204.25 to four different charities in which an employee had a special connection.

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    Saxton: Reading Motorsports Show gets a makeover

    When Brad Reinert took over the promotion of the Racing Legends Reunion & Car Show, he vowed to keep the popular off-season event going and make necessary changes so that the show could grow and prosper.

    By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media |

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    Holy Cross robotics teams qualify to compete at championship tournament

    The Young Innovators Fair was recently held at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center in Oaks. More than 100 STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) activities were featured for children in kindergarten through high school. Google, Pixar, Khan Academy, NASA, coding, 3-D printing, robotics and Star Wars characters were some of the exciting exhibits at the two-day event where approximately 20,000 people attended.

    By Pamela Ley Holy Cross Robotics Parent |

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    PHS, Park Service continue long partnership

    PHILADELPHIA >> The partnership between the Philadelphia Horticultural Society and the National Park Service has been germinating for more than a decade and has come full bloom with the 2016 Flower Show.

    By Dan Sokil dsokil@21st-centurymedia.com @dansokil on Twitter |

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    Spay and Save: Adoptable pets of the week

    Kahlua (dog) Kahlua is a small and sweet four-year-old Chihuahua/Miniature Pinscher weighing about seven pounds. She enjoys being by your side and following you through your daily routine. She loves a good back rub and will give out kisses on command. Kahlua loves playing fetch with her favorite toys but also must be the only pet in the home and would prefer an adult home. For more information on Kahlua and all the dogs and cats we have for adoption, please visit our website...

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