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New Sly Fox brew SRT Ale will benefit the Schuylkill River Trail

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Parkhouse in Upper Providence wants to open more assisted-living rooms in geriatric facility

UPPER PROVIDENCE >> The Parkhouse geriatric facility has given residents from its independent-living section, Montgomery Meadows, at least until July to find new homes so it can create more nursing care and assisted-living rooms in its facility....

By Dan Clark dclark@21st-centurymedia.com @Danclark08 on Twitter |

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    By Don Meyer, Ph.D. Columnist |

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    By Dan Clark dclark@21st-centurymedia.com @Danclark08 on Twitter |

  • News

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    By Dan Clark dclark@21st-centurymedia.com @Danclark08 on Twitter |

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    Calendar of Events

    Ongoing Skippack Spring Fest: Skippack Spring Fest, sponsored by Henning’s Market, is back again Saturday, May 9 – Sunday, May 10, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (rain or shine). This year’s Spring Fest will bring delicious food, an array of vendors and fun for the whole family. Woodcarvings, purses, home décor, arts, crafts, food and unique shops are just a handful of the fun and exciting reasons to come to Skippack Spring Fest. For more information, please call...

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