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Julianne Siller 5K remembers late teen; family finds strength from community

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Phoenixville School District officials, resident clash over Meadow Brook turf talks

PHOENIXVILLE >> In what’s quickly becoming a case of “he said, she said,” one resident said she’s tired of hearing mixed messages from the Phoenixville Area School Board about its plans for new turf fields. ...

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  • Crime

    Phoenixville police nab 3 in undercover drug bust

    PHOENIXVILLE >> Three suspects are off the streets for selling drugs in the borough, wrapping up a months-long sting operation, Phoenixville police announced Wednesday.

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

  • Opinion

    Pa. should make cyber charter school funding reform a priority

    Schools that teach. A very basic concept, yet one that has more complicated layers — with one layer costing about $426 million annually.

    By State Sen. Sean Wiley Guest Columnist |

  • Opinion

    Taxpayers deserve a fair trade with school property tax elimination

    Many local football fans have watched their favorite NFL team make numerous trades and acquisitions over the past two weeks. Some of those trades leave fans scratching their heads and wondering what the front office is doing to help the team get to the Super Bowl.

    By State Sen. David G. Argall Guest Columnist |

  • Events

    Calendar of Events

    Ongoing Summer Afield Program: Calling all fourth to sixth graders! Do you like to investigate your world? Explore streams? Make observations and discoveries? Work on experiments? Make new friends? Have Fun? Then you’ll want to join Summer Afield and make this a summer to remember! Summer Afield is a week-long, half-day program for students who have finished fourth through sixth grade. Our theme this summer will be “The Perkiomen Creek — Past, Present &...

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  • News

    Hoops tourney at Phoenixville YMCA helps kids ‘Kick Butts’

    SCHUYLKILL >> The theme of the day was to stop smoking. Either do not start or quit, and encourage others, both young and old, to do the same thing.

    Barry Sankey
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  • News

    PHOTOS: Holy Family School holds annual Living Stations of the Cross at St. Ann’s

    Holy Family School held its annual Living Stations of the Cross at St. Ann’s Chapel in Phoenixville Wednesday. Student Cole Tyrell played the part of Jesus in the reenactment of the story of the crucifixion.

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  • News

    Cups more than half full at St. Patrick’s Day bash

    PHOENIXVILLE >> It was a sea of green as patrons packed inside Molly Maguire’s Pub on Bridge Street for some St. Patrick’s Day merriment Tuesday.

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

  • News

    Maris Stella Birth presents ‘Pints with Papas’ at Molly Maguire’s

    Maris Stella Birth is partnering with Molly Maguires to bring a new kind of childbirth education for expectant dads for the first time March 26, from 7 to 10 p.m.

    Courtesy of Maris Stella Birth |

  • News

    Spring-Ford bus policy change would allow pickup on private roads

    ROYERSFORD >> Citing student safety concerns, the Spring-Ford Area School Board may change a long-standing policy that prohibits buses from picking up students on private roads.

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

  • Theater

    Urinus College Theater presents ‘Lend Me a Tenor’ to close out March

    What happens when the greatest tenor of a generation is invited to perform in Cleveland? Audiences enjoy a laugh-fest.

    By Phoenix Staff |

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