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Josh Shapiro looks back at time as Montgomery County commissioner

By Kaitlyn Foti @kaitlynfoti on Twitter|

Democrats endorse Ken Lawrence for Montgomery County board of commissioners

NORRISTOWN >> Ken Lawrence, Temple University’s vice president for alumni relations and a resident of Plymouth Meeting, has been nominated by Montgomery County Democrats to fill the upcoming vacancy on the Board of Commissioners. ...

By Katie Kohler For Digital First Media|


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    Chester County goes with ‘home-grown talent’ with new hires

    WEST CHESTER >> Three new criminal investigators, each with a background in police work in Chester County, have been hired to fill vacancies in the Chester County Detectives office, the investigative arm of the District Attorney’s Office.

    By Michael P. Rellahan @ChescoCourtNews on Twitter|

  • Entertainment

    SEVEN IN SEVEN: Pat Metheny, Jill Scott, a Winter Jawn, Kings of Leon and more

    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|

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    Bridgeport man gets 12 to 24 years for Norristown murder

    NORRISTOWN >> A Bridgeport man was sentenced Wednesday to 12 to 24 years in state prison for what a Montgomery County judge and prosecutors called the “senseless” 2015 murder of Keithon Majors in Norristown.

    By Kaitlyn Foti @kaitlynfoti on Twitter|

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    Troopers collect millions in illegal drugs during last 3 months of 2016

    Pennsylvania State Police have collected $68 million worth of drugs over the course of 2016.

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    Royersford church, scientist team up to tackle climate change

    ROYERSFORD >> Katharine Hayhoe may have found the book that can help evangelical Christians skeptical of climate change begin to change their minds — the Bible.

    By Eric Devlin @Eric_Devlin on Twitter|

  • Crime

    Royersford Police arrest suspect in credit union robbery

    ROYERSFORD >> A suspect sought for a robbery Tuesday of a credit union has been arrested, police said.

    By Marian Dennis @MarianDennis1 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|

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