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  • News

    Cosby faces May 24 preliminary hearing for alleged sex assault

    NORRISTOWN >> One day after a state court threw out Bill Cosby’s appeal of a judge’s pretrial ruling, officials on Tuesday set a May preliminary hearing date for the entertainer who his accused of sexually assaulting a woman in his Cheltenham home more than a decade ago.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter |

  • News

    Prosecutors oppose Pennsylvania AG Kane’s appeal to state court

    NORRISTOWN >> Montgomery County prosecutors oppose embattled Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane taking an appeal of a county judge’s pretrial rulings to a state court.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter |

  • News

    State court quashes Cosby’s appeal; opens door for preliminary hearing

    NORRISTOWN >> Entertainer Bill Cosby’s preliminary hearing on allegations he sexually assaulted a woman in his Montgomery County home can move forward now that a state court has quashed Cosby’s appeal of a county judge’s pretrial ruling in the case.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter |

  • News

    New bills to help volunteer firefighters in Pennsylvania

    WEST CHESTER >> Two pieces of legislation aimed at increasing retention and recruitment of volunteer firefighters recently introduced to the state Senate will, legislators hope, help revitalize sagging volunteerism in Pennsylvania’s fire departments.

    By Adam Farence @afarence on Twitter |

  • Food

    National Pretzel Day is April 26; watch how Philly Pretzel Factory makes their pretzels

    National Pretzel Day is just around the corner — Tuesday, April 26 to be exact — and we got a behind the scenes look at how the Philly Pretzel Factory makes their soft pretzels to celebrate the event.

    By Ashley Campbell @TH_ashley on Twitter |

  • Business

    Body language, awards the focus at annual TriCounty Area Chamber of Commerce event

    UPPER PROVIDENCE >> The body language was clear Thursday at the end of speaker Janine Driver’s presentation at the TriCounty Area Chamber of Commerce dinner: Everyone was on their feet.

    By Donna Rovins @MercBiz on Twitter |

  • News

    People sprint and shop at Philadelphia Premium Outlets in Limerick

    LIMERICK >> A 5K race at the Philadelphia Premium Outlets allowed people to run and window shop at the same time.

    By Michilea Patterson mpatterson@ @MichileaP on Twitter |

  • Breaking News

    Phoenixville board OKs $450,000 in changes at new school site

    Phoenixville >> Taxpayers will foot a $450,000 bill for construction changes needed at the Early Learning Center and Elementary School site.

    By Eric Devlin @Eric_Devlin on Twitter |

  • Sports

    Saxton: Fun time on tap with Dover vs. Pocono Celebrity Softball game

    Over the years I have participated in the Dover vs. Pocono Celebrity Softball game as a player and as a coach. I have enjoyed being part of the games with racers such as Carl Edwards, Dale Earnhardt Jr., Todd Bodine, Joey Logano, Kevin Harvick and others. However, I think age has caught up to me and I have declined invitation to participate. But that is no reason for readers not to head on out to the game and enjoy the fun.

    By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media |

  • Sports

    Hendricks takes Twin 20 feature at Big Diamond

    BIG DIAMOND >> The forecast of afternoon showers and thunderstorms gave way to late-day sunshine which allowed for a great night of racing at Big Diamond Speedway as the sportsman took center stage on Friday night for their Twin 20 features. Former track champion Doug Hendricks, of Orwigsburg, scored the win in the first 20-lap feature while Brandon Grosso won the nightcap; his third sportsman win in four races at the track this year. Other winners on Friday night were Brett...

    By Ken Johnson For Digital First Media |

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