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Ancient China’s ‘Terracotta Warriors’ invade the Franklin Institute

By Vince Carey @vincecarey on Twitter|

Phoenixville Police issue warrant in month-old shooting

PHOENIXVILLE >> Three days after announcing the Philadelphia capture of a suspect in a deadly shooting, borough police have issued a warrant in a month-old attempted homicide. ...

By Evan Brandt @PottstownNews on Twitter|


  • News

    Hometown Heroes 2017: Nominate your Hometown Hero today

    Who is your hero? Do you know someone who has saved a life or made an incredible impact on a person or community and deserves the recognition? Complete this form and tell us the story behind your hero. Was it quick action or years of service and sacrifices that made your hero a hero? Share your story.


  • Entertainment

    Yes featuring Anderson Rabin Wakeman in Philadelphia area this weekend

    Yes featuring Jon Anderson, Trevor Rabin and Rick Wakeman will perform at the Patriots Theater in Trenton, NJ on Sept. 30 and at the Kimmel Center in Philadelphia on Oct. 1. The show will feature Yes favorites spanning the band’s many incarnations.

    By Fern Brodkin For Digital First Media|

  • News

    Victim ID’d in Route 30 Bypass fatal crash

    EAST CALN >> One driver died Wednesday night in a crash involving a tractor-trailer and a car reportedly traveling the wrong way on the Route 30 Bypass, shutting down the eastbound lanes overnight, state police said.

    By Ginger Rae Dunbar @GingerDunbar on Twitter|

  • News

    Police receive reports of man attempting to lure children into van in West Caln

    WEST CALN >> Police received two separate reports of a man possibly attempting to lure children into his van, at one point by inviting them to see his puppy. However, police said the investigation showed that there was no criminal activity.

    By Ginger Rae Dunbar @GingerDunbar on Twitter|

  • News

    Exton girl, 13, to be honored for raising nearly $200,000 for Alex’s Lemonade Stand

    Exton >> A 13-year-old Exton girl has been awarded the 2018 Alex’s Lemonade Stand of the Year after raising nearly $200,000. All of the money raised will go to childhood cancer research.

    By Fran Maye @kennettpaper on Twitter|

  • News

    Community raises funds to pay for funeral of North Coventry shooting victim

    NORTH COVENTRY >> Community members are mourning the loss of a 17-year-old they’ve called a hero and they’re doing everything they can to give him a proper goodbye.

    Digital First Media|

  • Entertainment

    Jazz trio Bad Plus makes final Philly area performance with Ethan Iverson

    Ars Nova Workshop and Ardmore Music Hall’s contemporary jazz mini-series includes a Sunday night show by The Bad Plus.

    By Brian Bingaman @brianbingaman on Twitter|

  • Food

    ‘It’s five o’ clock somewhere.’ Here are five unique tiki cocktails to enjoy

    There’s something irresistible about a great tiki bar. Whether you’re off in the tropics or here at a local tiki joint, you’re soon overcome by sensations of sun-kissed languor and vacation ease. (Or perhaps that’s simply the mai tais.)

    By Jackie Burrell Bay Area News Group|

  • Entertainment

    PHOTOS: Doors guitarist Robby Krieger performs at Colonial Theatre in Phoenxville

    PHOENIXVILLE >> Phoenixville residents and those traveling from other areas were in for a treat Thursday evening, Sept. 21, as one of the greatest guitarists in the history of rock-and-roll took the stage at The Colonial Theatre.

    By Brad Ferko For Digital First Media|

  • News

    T-E teachers picket school board demanding new four-year contract

    Berwyn >> Teachers from the Tredyffrin-Easttown Education Association picketed the school board meeting at Conestoga High School Monday night, seeking a new four-year contract. Their current contract expired July 1.

    By Fran Maye @kennettpaper on Twitter|

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