In Other News

VIDEO: Lancaster filmmaker releases documentary short on Firebird Festival

By Virginia Lindak For 21st Century Media |

Limerick, developer at odds on sewer lateral compensation

LIMERICK — 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 |


  • General news

    OJR School Board rejects coach nepotism policy

    SOUTH COVENTRY — The Owen J. Roberts School Board’s 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 |

  • Music

    Harpeth Rising to finally make local debut

    Harpeth Rising was scheduled to make their debut at Chaplin’s on Feb. 13. But a snowstorm that dumped a foot of snow throughout the area resulted in the oft-touring band’s 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 — 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 — The Pennsylvania State Police Bureau of Liquor Control Enforcement has cited three establishments for allegedly serving alcohol to minors.


  • General news

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

    NORRISTOWN — 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 |

  • General news

    Phoenixville Public Library renovations begin

    PHOENIXVILLE — Work to replace the heating and cooling unit at the Phoenixville Public Library began Wednesday and will result in some closures as work becomes more intensive beginning at the end of the month.

    By Frank Otto |

  • General news

    Stars abound in college field hockey circles

    By Sam Stewart For 21st Century Media Olivia Bolles (Phoenixville, Villa Maria Academy) saw action as No. 3-ranked University of Connecticut defeate|

  • General news

    College Corner: Football players start seasons

    Division I-A Penn State’s Tyler Yazujian (Spring-Ford) saw action as a long snapper on punts in a 21-3 victory over Akron in Happy Valley.

    By Sam Stewart For 21st Century Media |

  • General news

    Montco Quarter Midget Racing results

    MCQMRC Phoenixville Wednesday, Sept. 3 Red Rookie #1 ~~ Kiley Kupp, Dalton Batzel, Brayden Shelton, Haylie Casey Red Rookie #2 ~~ James Fries, Mi|

  • Opinion

    Restoring freedom to information in the Freedom of Information Act

    Over time federal agencies have flipped the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) on its head.

    By Amy Bennett Courtesy of the American Forum |

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