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Phoenixville fire engine goes pink to support cancer awareness

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Saxton: All-Star race creates confusion, not excitement

After watching the NASCAR Sprint All-Star race twice, I am still not sure I understand what happened and judging from all the social media activity I am not alone. ...

By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media |

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  • Sports

    Saxton: All-Star race creates confusion, not excitement

    After watching the NASCAR Sprint All-Star race twice, I am still not sure I understand what happened and judging from all the social media activity I am not alone.

    By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media |

  • News

    Phoenixville board OKs $87.3M budget, 1 percent tax hike

    PHOENIXVILLE >> Financial uncertainty in Harrisburg has forced school officials in Phoenixville to cover their bases this coming school year. Having just come off the nine-month-long state budget impasse, district officials say they have no idea how much revenue the state will send during the 2016-17 school year, forcing them to make conservative predictions and increase taxes.

    By Eric Devlin edevlin@21st-centurymedia.com @Eric_Devlin on Twitter |

  • Lifestyle

    Stretch it out at the office with these chair poses

    There are numerous amounts of research that show sitting in one position for long periods of time can lead to health concerns. Possible issues include obesity, increased blood pressure, abnormal cholesterol levels and more.

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  • News

    Phoenixville fire engine goes pink to support cancer awareness

    PHOENIXVILLE >> Earlier this month, Phoenixville Fire Department found a unique way to show its enormous support of the fight against cancer.

    By Eric Devlin edevlin@21st-centurymedia.com @Eric_Devlin on Twitter |

  • News

    Massage therapist at a West Goshen spa faces prison sentence

    WEST CHESTER >> Victims of a massage therapist who sexually assaulted women during sessions at a West Goshen spa spoke at the man’s sentencing hearing Thursday, telling the judge in the case not only how it felt to have been violated during their sessions but also of the anger they feel toward the spa itself.

    By Michael P. Rellahan mrellahan@21st-centurymedia.com @ChescoCourtNews on Twitter |

  • News

    48 residents of Philadelphia region become US citizens at naturalization ceremony

    UPPER MERION >> America, the land of opportunity, became a reality Thursday for 48 candidates who became American citizens at a naturalization ceremony at the Valley Forge National Historical Park theater.

    By Carl Rotenberg crotenberg@21st-centurymedia.com @CarlWriter on Twitter |

  • News

    Steel City in Phoenixville quietly closes its doors

    PHOENIXVILLE >> They say where there’s smoke, there’s fire. That appears to be true when news leaked of one area business’ decision to close its doors.

    By Eric Devlin edevlin@21st-centurymedia.com @Eric_Devlin on Twitter |

  • News

    BHHS Fox & Roach, REALTORS® president named one of ‘5 Women Changing the Face of Real Estate’

    Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices (BHHS) Fox & Roach, REALTORS® President Joan Docktor was named, by Guard Llama, as one of “5 Women Changing the Face of Real Estate.” Guard Llama profiled five women who success reputation and unique approach to their work have made them examples for everyone, especially women working in the industry. Guard Llama states that “finding success in the real estate industry is difficult. It is even more difficult if you are a...

    Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Fox & Roach, REALTORS® |

  • Columns

    Think About It - Thoughts on retirement: Part II

    Last week I shared some preliminary thoughts on my retirement as the president of the University of Valley Forge on June 30, 2016. And since the UVF Board of Trustees surprised and blessed Evie and me with a one year sabbatical when I will serve as President Emeritus with no responsibilities from June 2016 to June 2017, this season of our lives will soon be coming to a close.

    Don Meyer, Ph.D. Think About It |

  • Lifestyle

    THE TABLE: The Northwest Angle, Minnesota

    The area of the Northwest Angle is considered to be a part of the state of Minnesota. But, it lies within Canada’s boundaries. Northwest Angle is simply known as the Angle. It is the only place in the U.S. with the exception of Alaska above the north latitude 49.22 parallel and lies within Manitoba, Canada.

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