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St. Teresa of Calcutta community festival returns

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West Whiteland police donate bicycles to Devereux youth

West Whiteland >> On Aug. 11, members of the West Whiteland Township Police Department donated 15 bicycles and helmets to children and adolescents served by the Devereux Pennsylvania Children’s Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities ...

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    St. Teresa of Calcutta community festival returns

    LIMERICK >> A popular community festival returns to St. Teresa of Calcutta Parish, Swamp Pike and Neiffer Road, Wednesday, Aug. 23, through Saturday, Aug. 26, from 6 to 11 p.m.

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    West Whiteland police donate bicycles to Devereux youth

    West Whiteland >> On Aug. 11, members of the West Whiteland Township Police Department donated 15 bicycles and helmets to children and adolescents served by the Devereux Pennsylvania Children’s Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Services (CIDDS) center in West Chester.

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    New Lower Providence ambulance chief prepares for township growth

    LOWER PROVIDENCE >> A 10 percent increase in population. New retail and commercial growth. A surge in building construction. It’s all in store for Lower Providence Township within the next five years. And preparing for it is the top priority of Christopher Reynolds, newly appointed chief of operations for Lower Providence Emergency Medical Service.

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    Bianca’s Story: Parents of road-rage victim talk about grief, what they lost

    As hard as it was to return the precious “dorm box,” it’s now just a piece of the all-consuming, all-too-familiar grief Michelle Roberson has felt since June 28. That was the day she lost her precious daughter, 18-year-old Bianca Nikol Roberson, in a fatal road-rage shooting.

    By Rose Quinn rquinn@21st-centurymedia.com @rquinndelco on Twitter|

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    Heroin death leads to arrest

    EAST GOSHEN >> A month after local police charged a husband and wife from Philadelphia with dealing heroin, authorities have charged the husband with selling the drugs that led to a township’s woman’s overdose death, police said.

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

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    Eclipse’s rules of the road: Be careful

    Harry J. Augensen, professor of physics and astronomy at Widener University, has flown out near Omaha, Neb., to get ready to see Monday’s total solar eclipse — unlike his colleague, Kevin Marshall, who will be driving out.

    By Kathleen E. Carey kcarey@21st-centurymedia.com @dtbusiness on Twitter|

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    New barber program being offered at Antonelli Medical & Professional Institute in Pottstown

    POTTSTOWN>> Those looking for a way to enter the ever-growing world of barbering need look no further than a new program at Antonelli Medical & Professional Institute, located at 1700 Industrial Highway in Pottstown.

    By Michael Sneff msneff@pottsmerc.com|

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    Missing Berks County teen found safe in Phoenixville

    PHOENIXVILLE >> The search for a missing Berks County teen is over, as the girl was found safe in Phoenixville, police announced.

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    Phoenixville equality rally draws hundreds to Reeves Park

    PHOENIXVILLE >> Between 300 and 400 people — some from as far away as Baltimore — gathered in Reeves Park Friday night to take a stand against hate.

    By Evan Brandt ebrandt@21st-centurymedia.com @PottstownNews on Twitter|

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    NOW STREAMING: ‘Marvel’s The Defenders’ combines Netflix’s heroes into a punchy new series

    Don’t overthink this. “Marvel’s The Defenders” brings the paths of four New York City-based comic-book superheroes together so they can fight a common enemy. The eight-part Netflix series wastes no time getting into the action, but is somewhat slow picking up steam.

    By Rob Lowman Southern California News Group|

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