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PennDOT plans Route 23 bridge repairs on Aug. 5

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Phoenixville, Royersford churches to host National Night Out events Aug. 2

National Night Out is returning next week to help communities foster relationship with local law enforcement. ...

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  • Food

    YANKEE CHEF: Put a Hawaiian spin on BBQ chicken

    Literally meaning “turn turn,” Huli Huli Chicken is a mainstay in Hawaii. It is a great way of barbecuing chicken without burning it because you are turning it every few minutes. Think it will come out tough? Think again! Tender and moist, even without the skin, this recipe is a must have in the summer months.

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  • News

    Laws in Pennsylvania would require massage assault reporting

    Owners and employees of massage spas and therapeutic practices would be responsible for reporting allegations of sexual assault of clients under terms of bipartisan legislation that was spurred by a Chester County case in which a man continued to work as a masseur even after a woman complained that he had molested her.

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

  • Sports

    Saxton: Vintage race adds to appeal of Grandview’s July 30 slate

    Coming up this Saturday, July 30, at Bechtelsville’s Grandview Speedway is a big four division show of racing action sponsored by the area’s NASCAR radio station WNPV-1440 AM in Lansdale.

    By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media |

  • Sports

    Cozze, Shuey, Lisowski repeat as winners at Grandview

    BECHTELSVILLE >> Veteran racer Frank Cozze piloted the Tom Umbenhauer/Harry’s U-Pull-It No. 4 to his third 30-Lap T.P. Trailers NASCAR 358 Modified All-American Racing Series feature of the season in the Saturday night stock car racing action sponsored by Hatfield Quality Meats. The slick track was to the Dirt Hall of Fame chauffeur’s liking since the car worked wherever he put it which aided in his comfortable finish ahead of runner-up Steve Swinehart. Cozze also...

    By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media |

  • Sports

    Piazza expresses appreciation for Phoenixville roots upon induction

    COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. >> As a young man growing up in baseball, Neil Herman always liked the Los Angeles Dodgers as his favorite Major League Baseball team.

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  • Sports

    Sankey: Phoenixville folks always knew Piazza’s greatness even if scouts didn’t

    Mike Piazza could always hit the baseball.

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  • Movies & TV

    ‘Star Trek’: 50 and ‘Beyond’

    In September 1966, NBC unenthusiastically began broadcasting a “too-cerebral” science fiction series created by former LAPD speechwriter Gene Roddenberry and championed by, among few others, producer Lucille Ball.

    By Bob Strauss Southern California News Group |

  • Lifestyle

    Get moving with Pokemon Go by taking more steps

    “Are you playing Pokemon Go?” Visit popular attractions in the area and that’s a question people walking with an intense focus on their phone might hear often. The popular game app is getting people, well, going.

    By Michilea Patterson mpatterson@21st-centurymedia.com @MichileaP on Twitter |

  • Business

    Democratic National Convention brings boon to hotels in region

    Thousands of visitors will begin arriving in the region this weekend for the Democratic National Convention being held July 25-28 in Philadelphia. An estimated 6,000 delegates and alternates will participate in convention week activities, and thousands more are expected to join the festivities.

    By Donna Rovins and Brian McCullough drovins@21st-centurymedia.com @MercBiz on Twitter; bmccullough@21st-centurymedia.com @wcdailylocal on Twitter |

  • News

    Limerick board opposes Ridge Pike restaurant sign

    LIMERICK >> Officials in Limerick Township are worried one restaurant’s new sign application is so bad, it could ruin the appearance of the Ridge Pike corridor.

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

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