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Nationís political divide examined in Ursinus College forum

By Evan Brandt ebrandt@21st-CenturyMedia.com |

Spring-Ford eyes eliminating per capita tax

LIMERICK Ė The Spring-Ford Area School Board continues to mull becoming the latest school district to eliminate the per capita tax for district revenue. ...

By Frank Otto fotto@21st-CenturyMedia.com |

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  • General news

    Planning commission report shows increased housing construction in Montgomery County

    NORRISTOWN ó More housing units were built in Montgomery County in 2013 than in the previous two years, according to a report released Wednesday by the county planning commission.

    By Dan Clark dclark@21st-CenturyMedia.com |

  • General news

    Chesco makes 200 generators available to towns to keep traffic signals working

    In natural emergencies, sometimes itís what you didnít think about beforehand that you miss the most.

    By Michael P. Rellahan mrellahan@21st-CenturyMedia.com |

  • General news

    Spring-Ford eyes eliminating per capita tax

    LIMERICK Ė The Spring-Ford Area School Board continues to mull becoming the latest school district to eliminate the per capita tax for district revenue.

    By Frank Otto fotto@21st-CenturyMedia.com |

  • General news

    Breathalyzer tests administered to students at Phoenixville football game

    PHOENIXVILLE ó Students heading into the Phoenixville-Owen J. Roberts football game Friday night at Washington Field were breathalyzed to check for under-age drinking.

    By Frank Otto fotto@21st-CenturyMedia.com |

  • General news

    OJR School Board rejects coach nepotism policy

    SOUTH COVENTRY ó The Owen J. Roberts School Boardís legislative and policy committee rejected two draft policies regarding parents serving as district coaches or paid club advisers when their own children are on the team or club.

    By Laura Catalano For 21st Century Media |

  • General news

    Limerick, developer at odds on sewer lateral compensation

    LIMERICK ó A dispute over compensation arose between the township and a developer after he struck rock while digging sewer laterals for his new development off Fruitville Road and asked for more money.

    By Frank Otto fotto@21st-CenturyMedia.com |

  • Music

    Harpeth Rising to finally make local debut

    Harpeth Rising was scheduled to make their debut at Chaplinís on Feb. 13. But a snowstorm that dumped a foot of snow throughout the area resulted in the oft-touring bandís first snow-related cancellation in its five-year history.

    By Craig Ostroff For 21st Century Media |

  • General news

    Lane of Route 422 West to be closed Saturday

    LOWER PROVIDENCE ó One lane of Route 422 West will be closed between the Route 23 and Oaks interchanges for road resurfacing. The closure will be in effect from 5 a.m. until 2 p.m. Saturday.

    By 21st Century Media staff |

  • Crime

    Three Skippack businesses cited for serving alcohol to minors

    SKIPPACK ó The Pennsylvania State Police Bureau of Liquor Control Enforcement has cited three establishments for allegedly serving alcohol to minors.

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  • General news

    Berks man who exchanged nude images with Limerick boy faces court supervision

    NORRISTOWN ó A Berks County man, one of six men accused of having inappropriate contact with a Limerick boy, has admitted that he exchanged nude images with the boy via electronic devices linked to an adult social media site.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. chessler@21st-Century Media.com |

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