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WATCH: Legoland Discovery Center breaks ground at Plymouth Meeting Mall; 50,000 Lego bricks dumped

By Andy Stettler @andystettler on Twitter|

Ex-AG Kane faces up to 23 months in jail for perjury

NORRISTOWN >> Finding former Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane’s actions were “deliberate, calculated and vengeful,” a judge imposed a jail sentence against the onetime top law enforcer on perjury and abuse of powe...

By Carl Hessler Jr. @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter|


  • News

    THE YANKEE CHEF: ‘Tis the season for some apple cider donuts

    These truly are fantastic, cake-like donuts (yes, DONUTS, not DOUGHNUTS) that almost have you welcoming the fall weather to come. A word of note, if you are using an electric mixer of any kind, add another ¾ cup flour. I also use Alpine brand cider mix, but any brand will do.

    By Jim Bailey The Yankee Chef |

  • News

    SUV loses control at Rt. 422 off ramp in North Coventry

    NORTH COVENTRY >> Traffic was slowed on eastbound Route 422 Monday afternoon after an SUV ran off the road into a wooded area at the Keim Street off ramp. Two people suffered injuries but were treated at the scene, according to a report at the scene.

    By Eric Devlin @Eric_Devlin on Twitter|

  • Lifestyle

    Election stress — it’s a real thing now

    With this presidential race, one thing’s clear: There’s nothing united about the states we’re in.

    By Angela Hill Bay Area News Group|

  • Business

    Exton area CycleBar hopes to pedal to success

    WEST WHITELAND >> On its face, the new CycleBar in the Main Street at Exton shopping center would appear to be the latest alternative for those looking to lose some weight or stay in shape.

    By Brian McCullough @wcdailylocal on Twitter|

  • News

    PSSA test results show 50% improvement from last year

    Results from the 2016 Pennsylvania System of School Assessment show every school in the our area saw its scores improve by at least 50 percent from last year. Over a quarter of the scores increased by 100 percent.

    By Eric Devlin @Eric_Devlin on Twitter|

  • News

    Consultant proposes expanding Route 422’s Sanatoga interchange project

    LOWER POTTSGROVE >> Having successfully obtained a $2.1 million grant to help cover the costs of doing half the work necessary to improve Route 422’s Sanatoga interchange, a consulting firm said Thursday night it makes sense to expand the project to do all the work at the same time.

    By Evan Brandt @PottstownNews on Twitter|

  • News

    Scores of runners take on the vineyard

    FRANKLIN >> The annual Race Through the Grapes might not be the most heavily attended of the county 5Ks, but it ranks up there with one of the most picturesque. It begins and ends at the Paradocx Winery on Flint Hill Road and travels through beautiful forests and vineyards. To add to the attractiveness, all the participants are treated to a glass of wine.

    By Chris Barber|

  • News

    Jill Biden, Anne Holton stump for Clinton in Phoenixville

    PHOENIXVILLE >> Two Democratic Party luminaries — Jill Biden and Anne Holton, wife of vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine — campaigned for Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton in the borough Sunday focusing on education and the economy.

    By Eric Devlin @Eric_Devlin on Twitter|

  • Sports

    SAXTON: Pair of Kings: Petty worth appreciating even more after Palmer’s passing

    Richard Petty and Arnold Palmer have done more for their sports than anyone else I can think of. Petty is referred to as “The King” in NASCAR stock car racing and Arnold Palmer, who passed away just recently, was referred to as “The King” in professional golf. He was not the greatest golfer but he was the best at promoting the game of golf just as Richard Petty continues to be.

    By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media|

  • Sports

    COLLEGE CORNER: Perk Valley grad Armstrong closing strong at UConn

    Emily Armstrong has had a standout career as a goalkeeper with the University of Connecticut women’s soccer team but this season, she’s really stepped up her game.

    By Bill Arsenault For Digital First Media|

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