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CONCERT PREVIEW: Harry Connick Jr. on the Mann Center stage June 16

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MUSIC: A quick look at area music festivals and some tips to make the best of each

Forget Coachella, Lollapalooza, Bonnaroo and the like; why spent time and money traveling to music festivals around the country when there’s more than enough of them right in our very own backyard? This year sees a record number of events that ...

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    Spay and Save: Molly was rescued from the outdoors

    What an adorable petite kitty! Approximately 1-year-old, spayed, dark tabby tuxedo, Molly is sweet little girl who likes other pets and is affectionate given the proper introduction time. She was rescued from the grounds of a hospital in Norristown and now needs a forever family who will commit to her 10 to 15 years of life.

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    Work to begin June 11 on East Pikeland bridge

    EAST PIKELAND >> The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation announced Thursday that construction will begin Monday, June 11, to rehabilitate the bridge carrying Hares Hill Road over French Creek in East Pikeland Township.

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    9 apply for vacant Lower Frederick Supervisor seat

    LOWER FREDERICK >> Nine people were publicly interviewed Tuesday night for a vacancy on the township board of supervisors.

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    Ex-Limerick smoke shop operator has probation for drug paraphernalia sales

    NORRISTOWN >> A Spring City man who once operated a Limerick smoke shop must serve probation and community service after a jury convicted him of selling and advertising drug paraphernalia.

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    Phoenixville Police respond to 68 calls for service in three days

    PHOENIXVILLE >> Phoenixville Police responded to 68 calls for service, including two traffic incidents, between May 25 and May 27. The following is a summary of some of those incidents as reported by Phoenixville Police on their Facebook page:

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  • Entertainment

    Give in to the nostalgia of Walnut Street Theatre’s ‘Mamma Mia!’; run extended through July 22

    Trying to explain the infinite popularity of the Swedish pop group ABBA to the uninitiated is like trying to assemble an Ikea bunk bed.

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  • Food

    FOOD: Let’s hear it for strawberries!

    With a name like Historic Strawberry Mansion, “naturally, we have strawberries,” said Connie Ragsdale, president of the Fairmount Park landmark. “In the 1880s and 1890s, people would come to pick wild strawberries.”

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    Welcome to Fuzzytown: Exhibit Zachariah OHora’s art at Montgomery County Community College

    WHITPAIN TWP. >> Walk into an exhibit at the Fine Arts Center at Montgomery County Community College and it feels like you’ve stepped into the pages of a children’s book. That’s because it’s a retrospective on the work of Zachariah OHora, an award winning children’s illustrator and author, whose books include “Stop Snoring Bernard” and “No Fits, Nilson.” He sometimes teams up with writer Ame Dyckman. You may have heard of...

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    SPAY AND SAVE: Please help keep Petey off the streets forever

    Handsome buff tabby with striking copper eyes, neutered male, approximately 2 to 3-years-old, Petey was found on the streets of Collegeville by a very nice rescuer. He is good with kids, and seems to get along with other kitties. Won’t you give him a forever home where Petey will never be on the streets again?

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    Trashcan Sinatras’ ‘One Night, Two Albums’ tour comes to Sellersville Theater

    The Scottish band Trashcan Sinatras are taking a rare look back with a “One Night, Two Albums” tour of the U.S. and Canada. It brings them to Sellersville Theater May 27.

    By Brian Bingaman bbingaman@21st-centurymedia.com @brianbingaman on Twitter|

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