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WEEKEND FUN GRAB BAG: Coming up next is a Mummers Mardi Gras Parade, music, art and more

By Brian Bingaman @brianbingaman on Twitter|

Summer 2018 driving season may be most expensive since 2014

PHILADELPHIA >> Like the stock market in recent weeks, gasoline prices across the region have been up and down over the last several months. And while prices may have dipped a bit in the last few days, AAA is forecasting a rise in prices —...

By Donna Rovins @MercBiz on Twitter|


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    Chester County veterans invited to free breakfast

    Coatesville >> All Chester County veterans and veteran organizations are invited to attend the annual free breakfast hosted by Chester County Recorder of Deeds Rick Loughery and the Chester County Department of Veterans Affairs.

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    Gov. Tom Wolf OKs medical marijuana dispensary in Phoenixville

    HARRISBURG >> Gov. Tom Wolf Friday announced the Pennsylvania Department of Health approved medical marijuana dispensaries in Chester and Lancaster counties to begin operations, bringing the statewide total to eight.

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    Spay and Save: Cats who need a forever home

    Sasha is a sweet soul, loves to be petted and probably should be the only kitty of the house. She loves to play. Give her a sunny window sill to nap in and she is good to go. She was found homeless and hungry in King of Prussia and was lucky to find a wonderful foster home. Sasha is now looking for her very own forever home. She seems to be OK with dogs. Sasha can be seen at the Royersford Petco.


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    Montgomery County sheriff rounds up alleged child support scofflaws

    NORRISTOWN >> Eight men who collectively owed more than $61,000 in child support arrearages for nine children were awakened by Montgomery County sheriff’s deputies early Friday for a trip to see a judge.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter|

  • Entertainment

    EAT & DRINK: Valentine treats – from chocolates to cupcakes with brews and special dinners too

    My foodie valentine… Local chocolates are always a hit. So are wine tastings and romantic dinners. But for something different, try a cheese box from award-winning Yellow Springs Farm in Chester Springs. The goat-cheese gift collection sells for $50.

    By Emily Ryan For Digital First Media |

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    Transportation issues topic of Feb. 15 meting in Phoenixville

    Phoenixville >> The Chester County Planning Commission is inviting residents in the Phoenixville region to attend a meeting to learn about and comment on a draft plan that will address transportation issues and opportunities.

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    Perkiomen Valley School Board to fill vacant seat Monday night

    PERKIOMEN >> Another Perkiomen Valley School Board member has resigned and the board will select a replacement at its meeting Monday night.

    By Evan Brandt @PottstownNews on Twitter|

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    Montgomery County DA: Bill Cosby’s claims of prosecutorial misconduct are ‘false’

    NORRISTOWN >> Prosecutors, in court papers, argued the accusations of prosecutorial misconduct leveled by Bill Cosby’s defense team are “misrepresentations and false claims” and urged a judge to deny a defense request that sex assault charges be dismissed against the actor.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter|

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    Professor picked as new Phoenixville School Board member

    PHOENIXVILLE >> Seven people applied to replace Mike Ellis on the Phoenixville Area School Board, but after two withdrew, the board chose one from among five remaining applicants.

    By Evan Brandt @PottstownNews on Twitter|

  • Entertainment

    CONCERT HIGHLIGHTS: Let next week’s best bets help you keep celebrating the Eagles, Valentine’s Day

    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 |

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