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Spring City police raid alleged drug house; 3 arrested

By Frank Otto fotto@21st-CenturyMedia.com |

5-mile paddle to raise funds for Schuylkill Canal Association

MONT CLARE – Take it Outdoors Adventures is sponsoring a five-mile loop paddle along the Schuylkill Canal and Schuylkill River to benefit the Schuylkill Canal Association on Wednesday, Aug. 27, at 6 p.m. ...

Courtesy of Take It Outdoors Adventures |

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    New changes likely for Phoenixville community budget committee

    PHOENIXVILLE — Further changes are likely coming for Phoenixville Area School District’s Community Budget Advisory Committee.

    By Frank Otto fotto@21st-CenturyMedia.com |

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    Woman hospitalized after bite from pet forest cobra

    SKIPPACK — A woman bitten by her family’s cobra was rushed to Pottstown Memorial Medical Center Sunday morning.

    By Frank Otto fotto@21st-CenturyMedia.com |

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    Phoenixville superintendent gets new contract, raise

    PHOENIXVILLE — Alan Fegley will continue as Phoenixville Area School District’s superintendent until at least 2020.

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  • Crime

    East Pikeland man charged in marijuana growing operation

    EAST PIKELAND — More than 50 live marijuana plants were seized last week during a raid at a townhome on Stirling Court in the Kimberton Knoll development, according to township police.

    By Michael N. Price mprice@21st-CenturyMedia.com |

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    Spring-Ford, teachers to go to fact-finding over contract

    LIMERICK — With the latest round of contract negotiations again ending in a stalemate, a state fact-finder will be brought in to try to help determine a contract for Spring-Ford Area School District teachers.

    By Frank Otto fotto@21st-CenturyMedia.com |

  • Business

    Phoenixville markets offers cooking instruction as well as fresh produce

    Shoppers at the Phoenixville Farmers Market can buy fresh and then learn how to prepare those locally grown foods in a free cooking class.

    By Michilea Patterson mpatterson@21st-CenturyMedia.com |

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    Pa. officials show off forensic vehicle in battle against child predators

    UPPER PROVIDENCE — Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane showed off a new forensic vehicle in Upper Providence on Wednesday following a roundtable discussion with local law enforcement on how to best stay on top of and capture child predators in the commonwealth.

    By Dan Clark dclark@21st-CenturyMedia.com |

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    ROYERSFORD — Spring-Ford Country Club (SFCC) recently presented a check to the Keystone Wounded Warriors (KWW) organization for $3,700.

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    Auto Racing: Stillwaggon wins first at Selinsgrove

    Selinsgrove Following a string of strong finishes at Selinsgrove Speedway in recent years, Robbie Stillwaggon Burlington, N.J., scored his first career victory at the Snyder County ahlf-mile oval in the Aug. 23 25-lap 360 sprint car feature.

    By Ken Johnson For 21st Century Media |

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    Perkiomen Valley has a lot of new faces

    GRATERFORD — The lights shone brightly on Perkiomen Valley’s football team a year ago as the Vikings finished 7-2 in the Pioneer Athletic Conference and 10-3 overall with a rush to the District 1 Class AAAA semifinals in their postseason playoff run.

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