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THE YANKEE CHEF: This cake spreads some sweetness

By Jim Bailey|

No injuries in one-car crash in East Bradford

EAST BRADFORD >> Medical crews on the scene said the driver of a Subaru was uninjured after the car she was driving rolled over onto the embankment on Strasburg Road just east of North Creek Road in East Bradford Township about 10:15 a.m. Tuesda...

By Pete Bannan @petebannan on Twitter|


  • Crime

    Pottstown man charged with resisting arrest, illegally carrying gun

    POTTSTOWN >> Police have charged a borough man after he allegedly resisted arrest and was found to be illegally carrying a handgun.

    By Marian Dennis @MarianDennis1 on Twitter|

  • Business

    Pennsylvania Fine Wine & Good Spirits stores will be open on MLK Day, other holidays

    HARRISBURG >> The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board (PLCB) has announced that hundreds of Fine Wine & Good Spirits stores will be open Monday, Jan. 16 – Martin Luther King Jr. Day – as well as on Presidents Day, Memorial Day, and the Fourth of July this year.

    By The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board For Digital First Media|

  • News

    Volunteers map out goals for renaissance of Norristown’s Riverfront Park

    NORRISTOWN >> It’s been nearly four years since a magic dragon floated up the Schuylkill River to cast a spell in a land that was far from Honnah Lee.

    By Gary Puleo @MustangMan48 on Twitter|

  • News

    Perkiomen Valley School District gears up for MLK day of service

    COLLEGEVILLE >> Hoping to honor the legacy of civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr., hundreds of Perkiomen Valley School District students will serve others as part of the district’s fifth annual Day of Service event to be held on Monday, Jan. 16.

    By Digital First Media|

  • Business

    Philly Fed CEO predicts 3 rate hikes in ‘17 during speech at area chamber event

    EAST WHITELAND >> The economy is strong enough to withstand interest rate hikes in 2017, according to the head of the Philadelphia Federal Reserve Bank who on Thursday forecasted three for the year.

    By Brian McCullough @wcdailylocal on Twitter|

  • News

    Phoenixville official calls for informal community meetings

    PHOENIXVILLE >> Following a meeting in which borough council was “blindsided” by community opposition to an agenda item, council Vice President Dana Dugan says she wants officials to be more available to constituents outside of public meetings.

    By Eric Devlin @Eric_Devlin on Twitter|

  • News

    Philly man admits selling guns stolen from Royersford

    NORRISTOWN >> A Philadelphia man is behind bars in state prison after he admitted to stealing firearms from a Royersford home and selling them in the city.

    By Kaitlyn Foti @kaitlynfoti on Twitter|

  • News

    Montco D.A.: Standoff suspect in Limerick raped young girl

    LIMERICK >> Montgomery County authorities have announced charges against a man they say raped a young girl and was involved in a seven-hour standoff with police last week.

    By Eric Devlin @Eric_Devlin on Twitter|

  • News

    Area woman organizing food donation drive in Phoenixville

    PHOENIXVILLE >> An area woman has made it her goal to start the new year right by making sure local food pantries have their shelves stocked with supplies.

    By Digital First Media|

  • News

    Chester County goes with ‘home-grown talent’ with new hires

    WEST CHESTER >> Three new criminal investigators, each with a background in police work in Chester County, have been hired to fill vacancies in the Chester County Detectives office, the investigative arm of the District Attorney’s Office.

    By Michael P. Rellahan @ChescoCourtNews on Twitter|

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