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By Betty Banjack|

CONCERT PREVIEW: The Pains of Being Pure at Heart’s Kip Berman looking forward to Philly return

July 2’s date at World Cafe Live is a homecoming concert for the Britpop-influenced indie band The Pains of Being Pure at Heart. ...

By Brian Bingaman @brianbingaman on Twitter|


  • Entertainment

    ‘Andrew Wyeth: In Retrospect’ on view at Brandywine River Museum of Art

    Occupying two floors at the Brandywine River Museum of Art, the new “Andrew Wyeth: In Retrospect” exhibition celebrates the 100th anniversary of the Chadds Ford master painter’s birth.

    By Brian Bingaman @brianbingaman on Twitter|

  • News

    2 Coatesville bars shut down for code violations after liquor enforcement check

    COATESVILLE >> Following a liquor enforcement check at two bars Sunday, both were shut down for code violations, according to Coatesville police.

    Staff Report|

  • News

    Pa. AG supports Montgomery County Veterans’ Treatment Court

    NORRISTOWN >> Pennsylvania’s top law enforcement officer showed his support for treatment courts during an appearance at Montgomery County Veterans’ Treatment Court shortly before the specialty court’s latest graduation ceremony.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter|

  • News

    Trial date set in Schuylkill murder

    WEST CHESTER >> It took some courtroom cajolery, a little verbal arm-twisting, and, to be fair, just some plain, old-fashioned judicial prerogative in the end, but Monday Judge William P. Mahon got a firm date for the murder trial of a man whose alleged shotgun slaying of his girlfriend was recorded on her cellphone.

    By Michael P. Rellahan @ChescoCourtNews on Twitter|

  • Business

    KeyBank added to list of most civic-minded banks in the U.S.

    Cleveland, ohio >> KeyBank has been recognized as one of the 50 most community-minded banks in the U.S. The distinction was made June 20 by Points of Light, an organization focused on volunteer service.

    By Donna Rovins @MercBiz on Twitter|

  • Entertainment

    Elmwood Park Zoo ready for Beast of a Feast

    NORRISTOWN – Elmwood Park Zoo’s (temporary) transformation from daily family destination to wild party location is underway as it prepares for its biggest event of the summer. Guests of this year’s Beast of a Feast, Elmwood Park Zoo’s annual summertime fundraiser, will enjoy sample selections from nearly 50 local restaurants, making it the largest food celebration in the event’s nearly ten year history. A full list of participating restaurants is available...


  • Lifestyle

    THE TABLE: VIENNA – Not Just A Waltz

    Vienna is the capital and largest city in the country of Austria. It is the 7th largest city in the European Union. Vienna is close to the northeast part of Austria – near Slovakia, Hungary and the Czech Republic on the Danube River.

    By Bette Banjack|

  • News

    Music Around Town for June 28

    28 June – Michael Kropp at Wyebrook Farm, Honey Brook (6 p.m. start)


  • News

    Montgomery County: Homeless population down 33% since 2013

    NORRISTOWN >> Homelessness in Montgomery County is down 33 percent since the start of a program aimed to combat it launched four years ago, according to a recent study conducted by the county.

    By Eric Devlin @Eric_Devlin on Twitter|

  • Business

    Friendship results in new Downingtown micro-brewery

    DOWNINGTOWN >> Two friends meet in school and dream of one day starting their own brewery.

    By Brian McCullough @wcdailylocal on Twitter|

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