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Unknown soldiers of Revolutionary War honored at Ellis Woods cemetery

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Phoenixville assistant superintendent to step down

Phoenixville >> A key member of the Phoenixville Area School District’s administration will be leaving at the end of the school year. ...

By Eric Devlin edevlin@21st-centurymedia.com @Eric_Devlin on Twitter |

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    Think About It: Play it by ear

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    By Eric Devlin edevlin@21st-centurymedia.com @Eric_Devlin on Twitter |

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