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University of Valley Forge names interim president

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1 dead, 1 hospitalized after shooting in Schuylkill Township

SCHUYLKILL >> Chester County District Attorney Tom Hogan confirmed Tuesday that a shooting occurred Monday night in the 300 block of Buckwalter Road near Phoenixville, leaving one dead and another in the hospital. ...

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    Montgomery County prosecutors call AG Kane’s claim of vindictive prosecution ‘frivolous’

    NORRISTOWN >> Montgomery County prosecutors maintain embattled Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane’s claim that she is the victim of “selective and vindictive prosecution” is frivolous and not a basis on which to dismiss the alleged perjury charges she’s facing.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. chessler@21st-centurymedia.com @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter |

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    Brooke Elementary to dedicate completed mosaic project

    Art students and staff at Brooke Elementary School, Royersford, recently completed a hand made ceramic mosaic for their school. The students have been working with their art teacher, Mrs. Susan Witts, and professional Philadelphia-based mosaic artist Jessica Gorlin Liddell. They used images that began with the historical background of the school site - a land grant from William Penn. They progressed to the present and into the Future. This project is a “commemorative” mural...

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    Author and educator Paul Breon presents educational program on history of etiquette

    Visit Pennypacker Mills on Saturday, May 21 at 1 p.m. for a presentation by local author and educator, Paul Breon, on “Yesterday’s Rules of Behavior Redefined for Today’s Families.” This is a free program.

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    Trump’s tweet about Downingtown causes controversy

    DOWNINGTOWN >> Shortly after he left his controversial rally in West Chester Monday, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump tweeted an image of the old Sonoco paper mill in Downingtown, causing more controversy on his way out of the area.

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

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    Phoenix Community Calendar May 1

    Event Submissions: Send to ldillon@berksmontnews.com a week prior to publication. Note “Phoenix Calendar” in the subject.

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    Spring-Ford district reviews modernized learning plans

    ROYERSFORD >> In an effort to engage students and create a modernized learning environment, the Spring-Ford Area School District is doubling down on the use of technology inside the classroom.

    By Eric Devlin edevlin@21st-centurymedia.com @Eric_Devlin on Twitter |

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    REPLAY: What’s happening around town on Primary Election Day

    We were out and about all day checking on voters and what’s happening during this Primary Election Day in Pennsylvania. Here is what it looked like

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    Cosby faces May 24 preliminary hearing for alleged sex assault

    NORRISTOWN >> One day after a state court threw out Bill Cosby’s appeal of a judge’s pretrial ruling, officials on Tuesday set a May preliminary hearing date for the entertainer who his accused of sexually assaulting a woman in his Cheltenham home more than a decade ago.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. chessler@21st-centurymedia.com @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter |

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    Prosecutors oppose Pennsylvania AG Kane’s appeal to state court

    NORRISTOWN >> Montgomery County prosecutors oppose embattled Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane taking an appeal of a county judge’s pretrial rulings to a state court.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. chessler@21st-centurymedia.com @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter |

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    State court quashes Cosby’s appeal; opens door for preliminary hearing

    NORRISTOWN >> Entertainer Bill Cosby’s preliminary hearing on allegations he sexually assaulted a woman in his Montgomery County home can move forward now that a state court has quashed Cosby’s appeal of a county judge’s pretrial ruling in the case.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. chessler@21st-centurymedia.com @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter |

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