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Singer with Norristown roots mourning brother, recording new music

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

DINING: Bank & Bourbon a tasty culinary investment

Maybe it was just a dream, but I think I read somewhere that NASA has discovered a new planet covered in bourbon. But even if you can’t go there any time soon, you can do the next best thing; you can go to Bank & Bourbon, the upscale restau...

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    $92M Phoenixville Schools budget will raise taxes 3.18%

    PHOENIXVILLE >> With an 8-1 vote, and a dizzying array of failed amendments, the Phoenixville Area School Board adopted its final 2018-2019 budget Thursday at $91.7 million that will raises property taxes by 3.18 percent.

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

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    Nostalgic flavor (and one modern) for festival events at Normandy Farm in Whitpain

    Summer gets underway May 17. That’s when Normandy Farm Hotel & Conference Center’s 13th annual “Craft & ‘Que” Series begins.

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

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    Area cancer survivors raise their voices to help Race for the Cure

    Two area mothers who are breast cancer survivors are among women who are working to encourage and educate other women all over this area to be aware of this disease and to support the Susan G. Komen Philadelphia Race for the Cure organization.

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    Phoenixville names task force to study passenger rail service

    PHOENIXVILLE >> The Phoenixville Borough Council has endorsed the mayor’s rail service task force.

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    SPAY AND SAVE: Jeremiah needs a forever home

    Jeremiah is a black/white, young male, approximately 10 months, neutered and good with other pets. He is friendly and loves to sit on your lap. Found in the streets of Norristown, he was being fed by a neighbor after his owners put him out.

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    Phoenixville teacher wins grand prize in countywide teaching awards

    PHOENIXVILLE >> A Phoenixville teacher has been honored among thousands in the county for his exemplary classroom skills.

    By Marian Dennis mdennis@21st-centurymedia.com @MarianDennis1 on Twitter|

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    Men ‘Walk a Mile in Her Shoes’ to shed light on domestic violence

    COLLEGEVILLE >> Hundreds of area men are standing tall in their effort to shed light on domestic violence, thanks to their high heels that is.

    By Marian Dennis mdennis@21st-centurymedia.com MarianDennis1 on Twitter|

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    Phoenixville Police respond to 78 calls in three days

    PHOENIXVILLE >> Phoenixville Police responded to 78 calls for service between May 4 and May 6. The following is a summary of some of those incidents as reported by police:

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  • Lifestyle

    AT THE TABLE WITH: Connie Rainis

    For Connie Rainis, singing is as easy as breathing. It fills every pore of her body. Her greatness joy is to share her music with others. Her specialty is jazz and the blues, but she sings it all.

    By Bette Banjack|

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    WEEKEND GRAB BAG: Pennsylvania Guild of Craftsmen at Rittenhouse Square this weekend; more events around area neighborhoods

    Mother Earth St. Paul’s Episcopal Church: A Loving Our Earth Expo runs 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 12 at 1105 E. Lincoln Highway, Exton. Activities include a talk with “You Bet Your Garden” host Mike McGrath, bee keeping and beer making demonstrations, music by quartets from the Bryn Mawr Mainliners, a fashion show, farm to table cooking demonstrations by Chef Josh Bullock, a plant sale, children’s face painting, a “Make-a-Mothers Day” craft...

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

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