In Other News

Limerick, Linfield fire companies to merge by 2019

By Marian Dennis @MarianDennis1 on Twitter|

WEEKEND FUN GRAB BAG: Balloon Festival, FatherFest, car show and more

Play of the week ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks: For the past three years, the City of Bethlehem has been home to Bethlehem Steel FC, the official USL affiliate of Philadelphia Union. One-hundred years ago, however, the city was home t...

By Brian Bingaman @brianbingaman on Twitter|


  • Food

    FOOD & DRINK: Everything’s coming up rosé!

    As visitors sipped wine under a shade tree on a sunny afternoon, Raechel Kuehn poured a glass of Moscato Rose at Penns Woods Winery in Chadds Ford, smiled and said, “Rosé is kind of having a moment right now. Everyone wants to ‘rosé all day’ and ‘drink pink.’”

    By Emily Ryan For Digital First Media |

  • Entertainment

    MOVIE REVIEW: In reasonably fun spinoff ‘Ocean’s 8,’ it’s Sandra Bullock’s turn to go for the big score

    George Clooney’s supposedly dead Danny Ocean hangs like a specter over “Ocean’s 8,” a reasonably enjoyable sequel of sorts to the Steven Soderbergh-directed trilogy of “Ocean’s” films that starred Clooney and also featured Julia Roberts, Brad Pitt, Matt Damon and other notables in the 2000s.

    By Mark Meszoros @MarkMeszoros on Twitter|

  • Entertainment

    EAT & DRINK: Rock Your Lunch, Mac & Cheese Cookoff among upcoming tasty events

    June is Bucks County Wine Month because “sometimes celebrations are too big for one day - or a weekend.” The Bucks County Wine Trail’s eight wineries offer specialty tastings, music and more.

    By Emily Ryan For Digital First Media |

  • News

    Havey named new leader of Montco GOP

    The Montgomery County Republican Committee now has a new leader and she has already hit the ground running.

    By Dan Sokil @dansokil on Twitter|

  • News

    Limerick Fire Company warns residents of ‘spoofing’ phone calls

    LIMERICK >> The Limerick Fire Company has received multiple inquiries regarding “spoofing” phone calls that appear to have originated from the fire house.

    Digital First Media|

  • Entertainment

    Get Buggy with it: Academy of Natural Sciences opens new exhibit, ‘Xtreme Bugs’

    PHILADELPHIA >> Bugs, bugs and more bugs.

    By Vince Carey @vincecarey on Twitter|

  • News

    Spay and Save: Molly was rescued from the outdoors

    What an adorable petite kitty! Approximately 1-year-old, spayed, dark tabby tuxedo, Molly is sweet little girl who likes other pets and is affectionate given the proper introduction time. She was rescued from the grounds of a hospital in Norristown and now needs a forever family who will commit to her 10 to 15 years of life.


  • Entertainment

    MUSIC: The Voidz, Slayer among next weeks best concert bets

    Welcome to “Seven in Seven,” where each Friday we take a look at shows coming to the region over the next week. Whether your musical tastes are rock and roll, jazz, heavy metal, singer-songwriter or indie, there’ll always be something to check out in the coming days.

    By Michael Christopher For Digital First Media|

  • Entertainment

    Freedoms Foundation to host free concerts to benefit Medal of Honor Grove in June

    The Freedoms Foundation will host two free concerts at the Medal of Honor Grove this month.

    Digital First Media|

  • News

    Work to begin June 11 on East Pikeland bridge

    EAST PIKELAND >> The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation announced Thursday that construction will begin Monday, June 11, to rehabilitate the bridge carrying Hares Hill Road over French Creek in East Pikeland Township.

    Digital First Media|

The Phoenix Reporter and Item: BLOGS