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Bomb threat at Montgomery County Courthouse under investigation

By Dan Clark dclark@21st-centurymedia.com |

U.S. Geological Survey says minor quake felt outside Downingtown area

DOWNINGTOWN >> The United States Geological Survey recorded a minor earthquake Sunday evening a short distance outside the Downingtown borough. ...

By Michael N. Price mprice@21st-centurymedia.com @MikePriceWrites on Twitter |

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    Congressman Ryan Costello appointed to serve on two subcommittees

    WASHINGTON >> Congressman Ryan Costello, R-6th of West Chester, was selected to serve on two subcommittees under the House Committee of Veterans’ Affairs.

    By Digital First Staff |

  • News

    Berks County man draws jail time for illegal possession of gun in Limerick

    NORRISTOWN >> A Reading man will be under court supervision for several years after he admitted to illegally possessing a handgun taken from a Limerick residence he had been visiting.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. chessler@21st-centurymedia.com @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter |

  • Politics

    Becker to seek 4th term as Montco recorder of deeds

    NORRISTOWN >> Montgomery County Recorder of Deeds Nancy Becker, who has held the office for the past 12 years, has announced she will seek re-election to a fourth term.

    By Dan Clark dclark@21st-centurymedia.com @DanClark08 on Twitter |

  • News

    Report: Pennsylvania must improve its highway safety laws

    Pennsylvania is “advancing but has numerous gaps in its highway safety laws” that result in preventable deaths, injuries and costs, according to a newly issued report.

    By Michael Goldberg mgoldberg@21st-centurymedia.com @mg_thereporter on Twitter |

  • Business

    Valley Forge National Historical Park looks to rent commercial space in historic buildings

    UPPER MERION >> How would you feel about heading over to Valley Forge National Historical Park for a double shot cappuccino and a blueberry scone — in a quaint café setting where memories fairly resonate off the walls?

    By Gary Puleo gpuleo@21st-centurymedia.com @MustangMan48 on Twitter |

  • News

    Montco serial killer’s death sentence upheld by state Supreme Court

    HARRISBURG >> A Montgomery County serial killer’s conviction and death sentence have been upheld by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court with a harshly worded opinion that criticized the killer’s federal defenders.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. chessler@21st-centurymedia.com @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter |

  • Music

    Perkiomen Valley HS freshman to perform with HONOR Jan. 31 in Spring City

    For Emma Cullen, music is about the act of creating and performing. It’s about the camaraderie with her fellow musicians. It’s not a competition.

    By Craig Ostroff For Digital First Media |

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    Phoenixville man starts sentence early in child porn case

    WEST CHESTER >> A Phoenixville man who had originally faced more than 100 charges of possession of child pornography was on Tuesday formally sentenced to jail on a lesser number of counts, a sentence he had voluntarily begun serving earlier this month.

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

  • Business

    Wawa offering customers rewards through new app

    DELAWARE COUNTY >> Want a way to get something for free at Wawa?

    By Kathleen Carey kcarey@21st-centurymedia.com |

  • Business

    Valley Forge Casino’s slot revenue is up over last year

    UPPER MERION >> Valley Forge Casino Resort’s slot machines saw a bigger upsurge last year than any other casino that isn’t near an ocean, beach or boardwalk.

    By Gary Puleo gpuleo@21st-centurymedia.com @MustangMan48 on Twitter |

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