In Other News

Royersford Police cite driver for playing Pokemon Go

By Eric Devlin @Eric_Devlin on Twitter |

Phoenixville Borough Council requests halt on stalled parkway project

PHOENIXVILLE >> A project over a decade in the making designed to alleviate traffic along the French Creek appears to have hit a dead end. ...

By Eric Devlin @Eric_Devlin on Twitter |


  • News

    RE/MAX Achievers, Inc. welcomes new agent to real estate family

    John Ohler, Broker/Owner of RE/MAX Achievers real estate, welcomes Kim Welch to the RE/MAX real estate family of red, white and blue.

    RE/MAX Achievers, Inc. |

  • News

    Local student Valentino Badalamenti, Malvern Prep, receives national honor

    The National Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS) announced on June 22 that student Valentino G. Badalamenti, of Phoenixville, and a student at Malvern Preparatory School, has been selected to become a member of the esteemed organization. The Society recognizes top scholars who have demonstrated outstanding leadership, scholarship and community commitment. The announcement was made by NSHSS Founder and Chairman Claes Nobel, senior member of the family that established the Nobel Prizes.

    The National Society of High School Scholars |

  • News

    Pennypacker Mills announces History Adventures Week Aug. 16-19

    With horses, supply wagons and cannons, General Washington and his 8,000 troops arrived at the Pennypacker farm to encamp in the fall of 1777. How did Governor Pennypacker’s ancestors respond to such a huge invasion of their farm? Find out the answers to these questions and more at History Adventures Week at Pennypacker Mills. Explore the Revolutionary War and life in the 18th century Tuesday, Aug. 16 through Friday, Aug. 19 from 1 to 3 p.m. daily. History Adventures is a free program...

    Pennypacker Mills |

  • News

    Perkiomen Watershed Conservancy offers exciting summer events

    Summer is the perfect time of year for individuals, families and communities to experience something new, get in touch with nature and have fun! The Perkiomen Watershed Conservancy is hosting a variety of events that appeal to community members of all ages. The Conservancy has developed a wealth of new events for community members to participate in.

    Perkiomen Watershed Conservancy |

  • Columns

    Think About It: What is the Secret Sauce?

    “Every time you share an overused platitude on Facebook, an angel loses its wings.” - Anonymous

    Don Meyer, Ph.D. Think About It |

  • Lifestyle

    Spay and Save: Adoptable pets of the week

    Buddy (dog) Buddy is an older boy but is young at heart. His elderly owner just passed away but Buddy has adjusted well in his foster home with three other dogs. He loves being petted and all the attention he is receiving from his foster mom. Buddy is a 10 year old Cocker Spaniel Mix. For more information on all the cats and dogs that Spay and Save has for adoption, please visit our website at


  • Lifestyle

    Phoenix Community Calendar July 17

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


  • Recipes

    VIDEO: Experts share tips for DIY sushi success

    Craving crunchy shrimp or California rolls? Have a taste for spicy tuna? Make your own with help from sushi experts like Tai Ha.

    By Emily Ryan For Digital First Media |

  • Sports

    Downingtown doubles up Spring City for Chester County League title

    DOWNINGTOWN >> After five-plus hours covering two intense baseball games, host and top-seeded Downingtown beat Spring City twice and repeated as Chester County League champion in Senior American Legion baseball Tuesday at the Downingtown West Middle School diamond.

    Barry Sankey

  • Food

    YANKEE CHEF: Healthy and satisfying broiled cod dish

    My kind of salad! I chose cod because it has the lowest fat content of any fish and cooks rapidly. Tilapia is also a great white fish for this recipe. But what I truly love about this dish is the beautiful presentation as well as a “feel good about yourself” result. Healthy and satisfying in every way.

    By Jim Bailey |

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