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Phoenxivlle sets phoenix ablaze at 14th annual Firebird Festival

By Virginia Lindak For Digital First Media|

EAT & DRINK: Give yourself the gift of an evening out this holiday season!

Take a break ... area restaurants are dishing out plenty of things to enjoy. ...

By Emily Ryan For Digital First Media|


  • Entertainment

    CONCERT PREVIEW: Aimee Mann doing things on her own terms. Appears at the Colonial in Phoenixville

    Rising from Boston’s punk music scene to international prominence as the lead vocalist, bassist and contributing songwriter for the ‘80s band ‘Til Tuesday, Aimee Mann continues to enjoy a thriving solo career.

    By Rob Nagy For Digital First Media|

  • News

    No charges in Phoenixville police standoff

    PHOENIXVILLE>> An elderly borough resident armed with a gun will not be charged after a Friday incident in which he barricaded himself inside a home, according to police.

    By Marian Dennis @MarianDennis1 on Twitter|

  • News

    Upper Providence man admits exposing himself to female shopper

    NORRISTOWN >> An Upper Providence man faces court supervision after he admitted to exposing his genitals to a woman on the parking lot of a township shopping center.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter|

  • Lifestyle

    AT THE TABLE WITH: Rabbi Jeff Sultar

    Rabbi Jeff Sultar came to Phoenixville in the spring of 2016 to attend to the spiritual needs of Congregation B’nai Jacob. The congregation was formed over 100 years ago in a small building in the downtown. A new synagogue was built in 1957 at Starr and Manovon streets. This congregation is small, but warm with some members being the third generation to attend.

    By Bette Banjack|

  • Entertainment

    DINING; Fine, affordable Persian BYOB in Bryn Mawr

    A retired teacher from Broomall named Ernie whom I met online recently over shared political views suggested getting together with me and my wife to continue our ongoing discussion in person. I asked him to pick out any restaurant on the Main Line, and he said his favorite was Mediterranean Grill, 870 W. Lancaster Ave. in Bryn Mawr.

    By Len Lear For Digital First Media |

  • News

    Downtown Phoenixville dons new wreaths with help of sponsorship

    PHOENIXVILLE >> Phoenixville is getting some extra help with getting into the holiday spirit this year.

    By Marian Dennis @MarianDennis1 on Twitter|

  • Entertainment

    CONCERT PREVIEW: Muscle Tough to release ‘Magical Achievements’; celebrates with event at Johnny Brenda’s

    It’s time to get tough! Muscle Tough, the power trio comprised of Philly musicians Ross Bellenoit (guitar), Joe Baldacci (drums) and Jonathan Colman (bass), will release their first full-length CD at Johnny Brenda’s on Friday, Dec. 15. The event will include 2 full sets by the band.

    By Fern Brodkin For Digital First Media|

  • News

    Phoenixville stabbing suspect nabbed by border patrol

    PHOENIXVILLE >> A man police say was responsible for the brutal stabbing of a woman in Phoenixville was apprehended by border patrol agents attempting to flee to Mexico.

    By Marian Dennis @MarianDennis1 on Twitter|

  • Entertainment

    EAT & DRINK: Pizza, tacos and plenty of festive eats on the menu

    Need to refuel from all that holiday shopping? The King of Prussia Town Center welcomes two newcomers: MidiCi The Neapolitan Pizza Company and District Taco.

    By Emily Ryan For Digital First Media |

  • Entertainment

    CONCERT PREVIEW: In a retrospective frame of mind, Lloyd Cole to play Sellersville Theater

    On his website British-born singer/songwriter Lloyd Cole wrote: “Yes, it was me who opened his solo venture (the eponymous 1990 release) with a song called ‘Don’t Look Back.’ I know, I know ...”

    By Brian Bingaman @brianbingaman on Twitter|

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