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Pennsylvania Fine Wine & Good Spirits stores will be open on MLK Day, other holidays

By The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board For Digital First Media|

Montco D.A.: Standoff suspect in Limerick raped young girl

LIMERICK >> Montgomery County authorities have announced charges against a man they say raped a young girl and was involved in a seven-hour standoff with police last week. ...

By Eric Devlin @Eric_Devlin on Twitter|


  • Food

    THE BREWHOLDER: Karamoor Estate teams up with Goose Island for farmhouse style beer

    Collaboration brews — when 2 or more breweries work together to brew a single beer — have become more and more common over the past decade. What is less common is when a winery and a brewery come together to create a beer; but that is exactly what happened recently when Chicago-based Goose Island Beer Co. approached Montgomery County’s acclaimed Karamoor Estate with the idea to barrel age a beer in Karamoor’s wine casks. The result: a farmhouse style beer named...

    By Matt Brasch For Digital First Media|

  • Entertainment

    Creativity, celebrity tips and more at the Philly Home Show

    What’s your home improvement resolution this year?

    By Brian Bingaman @brianbingaman on Twitter|

  • Food

    THE YANKEE CHEF: Gluten-free cake is a ‘chocolaty delight’

    This is a ‘Yanked’ recipe because I have cut the amount of fat and sugar as well as creating a gluten-free cake that is exceptional, moist and delicious. Honestly, you will not be able to taste or feel the lack of gluten in this chocolaty delight.

    By Jim Bailey|

  • News

    WATCH: PennDOT launches video to assist Pennsylvanians in navigating roundabouts

    HARRISBURG >> The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) has launched a video to assist Pennsylvanians in navigating roundabouts. The video instructs viewers how to use both single and multi-lane roundabouts whether in a vehicle, on a bicycle or on foot.

    By PennDOT For Digital First Media|

  • News

    Horse falls through ice in Charlestown, gets rescued

    CHARLESTOWN >> A horse that had fallen through some ice covering a pond was rescued by first responders Tuesday morning.

    By Adam Farence @afarence on Twitter|

  • News

    Head-on crash on Route 100, South Coventry, leaves one dead

    SOUTH COVENTRY >> A head-on crash Monday evening has left one man dead, according to police.

    By Marian Dennis @MarianDennis1 on Twitter|

  • News

    Officials: Chester County Prison population at 15-year low

    WEST CHESTER >> The number of inmates at the Chester County Prison, once over 1,000 and leading to consistently overcrowded conditions, is currently at a low point, largely due to proactive efforts by county probation and prison officials designed to get inmates out of prison and on a path to leading productive, law-abiding lives.

    By Michael P. Rellahan @ChescoCourtNews on Twitter|

  • Crime

    Police ask public for help in search for Royersford credit union suspect

    ROYERSFORD >> Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a robbery suspect.

    By Marian Dennis @MarianDennis1 on Twitter|

  • Business

    Greater Philadelphia Pet Expo returns to Oaks this weekend

    Oaks >> Animal lovers looking for a winter event for the whole family have found just what they’re looking for in the Greater Philadelphia Pet Expo, which returns to the area Jan. 13, 14 and 15.

    By Donna Rovins @MercBiz on Twitter|

  • News

    PA Supreme Court issues new public access policy for appellate and trial court case records

    The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has adopted a new public access policy that, for the first time, establishes uniform standards for all appellate and trial courts in responding to requests from the public for case records. The policy includes how requests for access are to be handled, establishes a limit on copying fees and delineates what information will be safeguarded.


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