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Longtime firefighter laid to rest

By Adam Farence afarence@21st-centurymedia.com |

Spring-Ford Area School Board updates volunteer policy

Royersford >> Volunteers in the Spring-Ford Area School District may find it easier to help out at events, thanks to a change to district policy. ...

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

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    Montgomery County teens beat international competitors with auto ‘wrap’ design

    COLLEGEVILLE >> When two Montgomery County teenagers entered a worldwide Instagram competition a week late, they never expected to win. Nick Szlavik, 14, of Harleysville, and Anthony DiGiovanni 18, of Collegeville, submitted a design for a Lamborghini wrap ― a covering that sticks onto a car to protect its paint ― to Team Salamone, which participates in luxury car rallies that raise money for charities.

    By Kristen Costello For Digital First Media |

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    Historical Society of the Phoenixville Area presents ‘Barn and Vine: The Lost Path to Rural Phoenixville’

    PHOENIXVILLE >> The Historical Society of the Phoenixville Area presents its next special exhibit, titled “Barn and Vine: The Lost Path to Rural Phoenixville.”

    By Historical Society of the Phoenixville Area For Digital First Media |

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    Phoenixville mayor dissolves meeting after tie vote

    Phoenixville >> Faith in old ways versus new ways led to a tie-breaking vote in Phoenixville. The old ways won.

    By Eric Devlin edevlin@pottsmerc.com @Eric_Devlin on Twitter |

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    Spring-Ford School Board to lead Sept. 21 march on Harrisburg

    Royersford >> With support coming from across the state, the Spring-Ford Area School Board will lead a march on Harrisburg next month.

    By Eric Devlin edevlin@pottsmerc.com @Eric_Devlin on Twitter |

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    Spring-Ford School Board may kill per-capita tax

    Royersford >> Upper Providence Township Tax Collector Julie Mullin wasted no time Monday night informing the Spring-Ford Area School Board that it has a tax collection problem.

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

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    Chesco seeks to recover 9-1-1 fees

    WEST CHESTER>> The Chester County commissioners are poised to take a step that could eventually see the recovery of millions of dollars that would have been used to support the county’s 9-1-1 emergency calling system.

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

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    Phoenixville residents voice concerns over proposed school

    Phoenixville >> Residents in the Phoenixville Area School District came out to voice their concerns over proposed additional projects to the incoming Early Learning Center and Elementary School.

    By Eric Devlin edevlin@pottsmerc.com @Eric_Devlin on Twitter |

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    Phoenixville neighbors clash with church over property

    Phoenixville >> All religions have their mysteries, but recent actions taken by Holy Trinity Church have left neighbors scratching their heads.

    By Eric Devlin edevlin@pottsmerc.com @Eric_Devlin on Twitter |

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    Prison time mounts for man involved in multi-county theft spree

    NORRISTOWN >> A Delaware man who was captured during a high-speed pursuit in Chester County in January saw his state prison time mount in connection with a multi-county, retail theft crime spree that targeted drug stores.

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

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    Royersford bank robber headed to state prison

    NORRISTOWN >> A 59-year-old Royersford man with no prior criminal history is headed to state prison for robbing a borough bank, conduct a judge found “confounding.”

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

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