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Ceramics passion brings clean water to developing nations

By Monica Thompson Fragale For Digital First Media |

While teacher waits for a heart transplant, community rallies to help

Early last December – in her early 40s and happily employed as a history teacher at Valley Forge Military Academy – Linda Jara began doctoring for a sinus infection before “being blindsided” by a heart failure diagnosis two...

By M. English 21st Century Media Services |


  • Opinion

    Think About It: Road rage on a bicycle

    “Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair of the human race.” — H. G. Wells

    By Don Meyer, Ph.D. Think About It |

  • News

    Woman admits to bad check scheme at Limerick bank

    NORRISTOWN >> Telling a former East Greenville woman her drug addiction is “tearing” her up, a judge urged her to remain in intensive treatment while serving her sentence for being involved in a bad check scheme at a Limerick bank.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter |

  • News

    PennDOT to repave Egypt Road, replace ramps

    Get ready for more construction and slowdowns.

    By Eric Devlin @Eric_Devlin on Twitter |

  • News


    Groups of people run with hands in the air out of the Colonial Theater in Phoenixville for the annual Blobfest July 10. For more coverage of Blobfest, see Page A3.


  • Business

    Penn Diner in Phoenixville is making regulars of its patrons

    PHOENIXVILLE >> The diner is making a sunny-side-up comeback in Phoenixville.

    By Gary Puleo @MustangMan48 on Twitter |

  • Business

    Stable 12 settles in Phoenixville, celebrating its grand opening

    Phoenixville >> Three longtime friends from Skippack are living the dream of turning a hobby into a business. Stable 12 Brewing Co. celebrated its grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony on Saturday morning.

    By Virginia Lindak Digital First Media |

  • Lifestyle

    People have been relishing the flavor for centuries

    Relish is a condiment that is a combination of cooked and chopped vegetables and/or fruits blended together with other seasonings. Relish enhances the flavor of other foods. Today’s column highlights a product with many differences and many cultures.


  • Lifestyle

    Spay and Save: Adoptable pets of the week

    Max (dog) Max is a super friendly and playful 1 to 2-year-old dachshund/terrier mix. He loves playing with his toys, going for walks and exploring the yard. Max is good with children and other dogs.


  • Opinion

    Think About It: Trying to please everybody

    “It would be nice if everyone liked you but it’s not necessary.” — Dr. Richard Dobbins

    Don Meyer, Ph.D. Think About It |

  • Travel

    NEW BEGINNINGS: First trip to Europe brings back memories of past travels

    Much of life seems to be made up of a series of mundane occurrences that happen day after day — alarm sounds, press snooze, get up, brush teeth, dress, and on and on it goes.

    By Jarreau Freeman @JarreauFreeman on Twitter |

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