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National Pretzel Day is April 26; watch how Philly Pretzel Factory makes their pretzels

By Ashley Campbell @TH_ashley on Twitter |

Body language, awards the focus at annual TriCounty Area Chamber of Commerce event

UPPER PROVIDENCE >> The body language was clear Thursday at the end of speaker Janine Driver’s presentation at the TriCounty Area Chamber of Commerce dinner: Everyone was on their feet. ...

By Donna Rovins @MercBiz on Twitter |


  • News

    Male porn star with HIV jailed for sexual contact with Limerick boy

    NORRISTOWN >> Saying his conduct went “beyond all bounds of human decency,” a judge sent a male porn star to state prison for having unprotected sexual contact with a teenage Limerick boy while failing to disclose he was HIV positive.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter |

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    LIVE at 7:30 p.m.: Bernie Sanders to make appearance in Montgomery County on April 21

    OAKS >> Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders will be making a campaign appearance in Montgomery County today at a rally in Oaks.

    Digital First Media |

  • Entertainment

    When Doves Cry: 5 number 1 hits by Prince everyone should hear

    Pop musician Prince died Thursday but his music will live on.

    Digitial First Media Staff |

  • Breaking News

    LIVE: Celebration for Philadelphia Flyers founder Ed Snider being held at Wells Fargo Center

    A celebration of the life of Ed Snider, founder, owner and chairman of the Philadelphia Flyers today at 1 p.m. at the Wells Fargo Center.


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    Phoenixville community shines at annual awards dinner

    On Wednesday, March 30, the Phoenixville Regional Chamber of Commerce gathered together some of the community’s leading lights to celebrate the winners of the various Chamber annual awards, including Outstanding Citizen.

    Phoenixville Regional Chamber of Commerce |

  • News

    Spring-Ford graduate receives prestigious scholarship

    On April 19, the Insurance Society of Philadelphia (ISOP) announced Paul Gretzer as the recipient of a $5,500 scholarship from the 100th Anniversary Scholarship Fund, which was established in 2001 to commemorate ISOP’s centennial.

    The Insurance Society of Philadelphia (ISOP) |

  • Entertainment

    Schwenksville Borough hosts 8th annual Community Day

    The Borough of Schwenksville will be hosting the 8th annual Schwenksville Community Day, Saturday, May 7. The event is held 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. (rain or shine) at Meadow Park, 300 Main Street, Schwenksville (behind the firehouse).

    Borough of Schwenksville |

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    University of Valley Forge hosts 14th Community Service Day

    Spring at the University of Valley Forge means more than sunny weather, water ice outings and final class assignments. Spring means another opportunity to be good neighbors and care for the surrounding Phoenixville community. On April 13, students, faculty and staff participated in the 14th annual Community Service Day, a day when the University of Valley Forge loves its neighbors not only with words but also with actions.

    University of Valley Forge |

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    Good Works, Inc. celebrates 10 years of service in Phoenixville

    Good Works Inc., a Christian home repair ministry that repairs homes and shares the hope of Jesus to struggling homeowners throughout Chester County, has been serving in the Phoenixville community for 10 fruitful years! In March, Good Works had a celebration dinner that thanked and honored all the individuals that worked together to make Phoenixville a better community.

    Good Works, Inc. |

  • Entertainment

    Flutist Emily Newbold to perform with St. John’s Providence Chamber Orchestra

    St. John’s Lutheran Church, 355 St. John’s Circle, Phoenixville, presents The Providence Chamber Orchestra, its resident ensemble, in concert on Sunday, April 24, at 4 p.m. Performed will be Franz Schubert’s Rosamunde Overture, D. 644; Symphony No. 2 in Eb by Charles Gounod; and Franz Joseph Haydn’s Flute Concerto in Eb featuring Emily Newbold as soloist.

    St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church |

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