In Other News

The Blue Wiggle talks about return to the U.S.; The Wiggles make a stop at Merriam Theater in Philadelphia

By Peter Larsen Southern California News Group|

Alvernia University to offer advanced degrees at MCCC

Pottstown >> Alvernia University has joined Montgomery County Community College’s University Center and will offer two advanced degree programs at the college’s west campus in Pottstown. ...

By Donna Rovins @MercBiz on Twitter|


  • News

    Spay and Save: Molly was rescued from the outdoors

    What an adorable petite kitty! Approximately 1-year-old, spayed, dark tabby tuxedo, Molly is sweet little girl who likes other pets and is affectionate given the proper introduction time. She was rescued from the grounds of a hospital in Norristown and now needs a forever family who will commit to her 10 to 15 years of life.


  • Entertainment

    MUSIC: The Voidz, Slayer among next weeks best concert bets

    Welcome to “Seven in Seven,” where each Friday we take a look at shows coming to the region over the next week. Whether your musical tastes are rock and roll, jazz, heavy metal, singer-songwriter or indie, there’ll always be something to check out in the coming days.

    By Michael Christopher For Digital First Media|

  • Entertainment

    Freedoms Foundation to host free concerts to benefit Medal of Honor Grove in June

    The Freedoms Foundation will host two free concerts at the Medal of Honor Grove this month.

    Digital First Media|

  • News

    Work to begin June 11 on East Pikeland bridge

    EAST PIKELAND >> The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation announced Thursday that construction will begin Monday, June 11, to rehabilitate the bridge carrying Hares Hill Road over French Creek in East Pikeland Township.

    Digital First Media|

  • News

    9 apply for vacant Lower Frederick Supervisor seat

    LOWER FREDERICK >> Nine people were publicly interviewed Tuesday night for a vacancy on the township board of supervisors.

    By Evan Brandt @PottstownNews on Twitter|

  • News

    Ex-Limerick smoke shop operator has probation for drug paraphernalia sales

    NORRISTOWN >> A Spring City man who once operated a Limerick smoke shop must serve probation and community service after a jury convicted him of selling and advertising drug paraphernalia.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter|

  • News

    Phoenixville Police respond to 68 calls for service in three days

    PHOENIXVILLE >> Phoenixville Police responded to 68 calls for service, including two traffic incidents, between May 25 and May 27. The following is a summary of some of those incidents as reported by Phoenixville Police on their Facebook page:

    Digital First Media|

  • Entertainment

    Give in to the nostalgia of Walnut Street Theatre’s ‘Mamma Mia!’; run extended through July 22

    Trying to explain the infinite popularity of the Swedish pop group ABBA to the uninitiated is like trying to assemble an Ikea bunk bed.

    By Anders Back For Digital First Media |

  • Food

    FOOD: Let’s hear it for strawberries!

    With a name like Historic Strawberry Mansion, “naturally, we have strawberries,” said Connie Ragsdale, president of the Fairmount Park landmark. “In the 1880s and 1890s, people would come to pick wild strawberries.”

    By Emily Ryan For Digital First Media|

  • Entertainment

    Welcome to Fuzzytown: Exhibit Zachariah OHora’s art at Montgomery County Community College

    WHITPAIN TWP. >> Walk into an exhibit at the Fine Arts Center at Montgomery County Community College and it feels like you’ve stepped into the pages of a children’s book. That’s because it’s a retrospective on the work of Zachariah OHora, an award winning children’s illustrator and author, whose books include “Stop Snoring Bernard” and “No Fits, Nilson.” He sometimes teams up with writer Ame Dyckman. You may have heard of...

    By Linda Stein @lsteinreporter on Twitter|

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