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Jay Lanes Bowling opens TNT Laser Tag

By Donna Rovins drovins@21st-centurymedia.com @MercBiz on Twitter |

Von Dohren grabs 3rd modified win of season at Grandview

BECHTELSVILLE >> Defending Grandview Speedway Modified point champion and current point leader Craig VonDohren damaged his primary car in his qualifying event forcing him to go to a back-up car in the consolation race. The multi-time track champ...

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    Legion: Osisek-Byrne makes Phoenixville walkoff winners over Exeter

    PHOENIXVILLE >> Matt Osisek-Byrne has been one of Phoenixville’s premier baseball players throughout the spring and on into the summer months. He has produced as a pitcher, hitter and fielder for the Phantoms.

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    Think About It: How to play workplace poker

    “In theory, there is no difference between theory and practice. In practice, they are not.” - Unknown (though some say Manfred Eigen or Albert Einstein)

    Don Meyer, Ph.D. Think About It |

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    Spay and Save: Adoptable pets of the week

    Bridget (dog) Bridget is a young Basenji/Chihuahua mix, weighing about 10 pounds. She was found as a stray and is now ready to find her forever home. Bridget is an active and smart girl who would love to cuddle up with you after a nice walk in the park. She would bring a lot of fun to any household and would make a great companion. Visit our website at www.spayandsave.org to fill out an online application and see all the other dogs and cats available for adoption.

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    LCH to open dental center in southern Chester County

    The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) granted Kennett Square’s La Comunidad Hispana (LCH) a $350,000 award to open a new dental center to serve southern Chester County.

    La Comunidad Hispana |

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    North Coventry church car show is gear head heaven

    NORTH COVENTRY >> It was gear head heaven at a North Coventry Township church recently, during an annual car show.

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

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    Canal Day in Mont Clare set to unlock plenty of fun

    MONT CLARE >> The 34th annual Canal Day is coming back to town. Each year Lock 60 and the Schuylkill Canal Park see approximately 25,000 visitors who come to fish, paddle, hike, picnic, jog and more. The area is managed by the hard-working volunteers of the Schuylkill Canal Association and on the last Sunday of every June, the non-profit organization holds its annual fundraiser, Canal Day, to raise money that goes toward its operating budget.

    Digital First Media |

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    Rumble set to celebrate 25th anniversary

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    Pa. Supreme Court refuses to hear Bill Cosby’s appeal of pretrial decisions

    NORRISTOWN >> The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has refused to hear an appeal from comedian Bill Cosby on a pretrial hearing that determined there was no agreement with former District Attorney Bruce L. Castor Jr. to never prosecute the case.

    By Kaitlyn Foti kfoti@21st-centurymedia.com @kaitlynfoti on Twitter |

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    Phoenixville board OKs $37K in bonuses; superintendent gets 6 percent bonus

    PHOENIXVILLE >> A Right to Know request filed by The Mercury has revealed the Phoenixville Area School Board approved more than $37,000 in bonuses for district administrators, including a 6-percent bonus for Superintendent Alan Fegley.

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

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    Limerick man gets decades in prison for indecent assault

    NORRISTOWN >> A Limerick man already facing two decades in federal prison has added a lengthy state sentence to his punishment for hiding cameras that filmed minors showering and using the bathroom.

    By Kaitlyn Foti kfoti@21st-centurymedia.com @kaitlynfoti on Twitter |

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