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Phoenixville neighbors argue with church over fencing

By Eric Devlin @Eric_Devlin on Twitter |

Upper Providence man faces jail for indecent contact with underage girl

NORRISTOWN >> An Upper Providence man has jail in his future after he admitted to having indecent contact with a 9-year-old girl. ...

By Carl Hessler Jr. @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter |


  • News

    Events planned in a variety of sporting activities

    FIELD HOCKEY The Phoenixville Marian Youth Club will conduct registration for its 2016 program Thursday, June 2 and 9 (6-7;30 p.m.); Saturday, June 4 (9-10:30 a.m.); and Tuesday, June 7 (6-7:30 p.m.) at the PMYC sports complex’s field hockey office at Charlestown Park. All players ages six and under who will turn six in 2016 are eligible to play; players age 11 who will turn 12 in 2016 are ineligible. First-time players must present birth certification and be...


  • News

    ‘Blue Ribbon Week’ set in Chester County

    WEST CHESTER >> Chester County residents are being asked to remember the law enforcement officers from Pennsylvania who were killed in the line of duty in 2015, and offer thanks that none of those fallen officers called this community home.

    By Michael P. Rellahan @ChescoCourtNews on Twitter |

  • News

    OSHA puts developer on notice about rubble pile in Limerick

    LIMERICK >> A large pile of rubble at the corner of Lightcap and Evergreen roads may have become the focus of a federal investigation.

    By Eric Devlin @Eric_Devlin on Twitter |

  • Sports

    Action Track USA to open by honoring Keppley

    When the Action Track USA opens its gates for the first time in 2016, a special ceremony will take place.

    By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media |

  • News

    Chester County B Platoon named ‘team of the year’

    WEST CHESTER >> In an effort to recognize a little-known government team for its assistance in apprehending seven members of the nationally known “Felony Lane Gang,” the Pennsylvania Chapter of the Association of Public-Safety Communication Officials named B Platoon members of the Chester County Department of Emergency Services “team of the year.”

    By Adam Farence @afarence on Twitter |

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    PHOTOS: West Chester University graduates Class of 2016


  • Lifestyle

    Infographic: Mother’s Day and The Icon of Mom

    Sunday marks the nation’s 102nd observance of Mother’s Day, which has been ocially celebrated on the second Sunday of the month since 1914. Its creator was Anna Jarvis, who would later speak against the commercialization of the celebration of mom. TOUCH HERE if using a mobile device.

    By Kurt Snibbe For Digital First Media |

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    Slashed tires reported in Phoenixville

    PHOENIXVILLE >> Members of the Phoenixville Town Watch say they’ve been receiving reports of slashed tires on Gay, Lincoln and Quick Streets, according to the group’s Facebook page. The page encourages anyone who lives, walks or runs in these areas to please be observant and report suspicious activity to the Phoenixville Police.

    Digital First Media Staff |

  • News

    William J. Gallagher, Esq. elected president of Legal Aid of Southeastern PA

    MacElree Harvey, Ltd. is pleased to announce that partner William J. Gallagher has been elected president of Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania (LASP), a “non-profit Pennsylvania corporation committed to delivering high quality civil legal services to low income people, victims of domestic abuse and the elderly living in Chester, Delaware, Bucks and Montgomery counties. LASP’s services consist of information and advice, community education, drafting of legal documents and...

    MacElree Harvey, Ltd. |

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    Rick Sheppard earns Seniors Real Estate Specialists® designation

    John Ohler, Broker/Owner of RE/MAX Achievers, Inc, of Collegeville and Pottstown, is pleased to announce that Rick Sheppard, of the Collegeville office, recently earned his Seniors Real Estate Specialists® or SRES® designation. By earning the SRES® designation, Sheppard has demonstrated the necessary knowledge and expertise to counsel clients aged 50 and over through major financial and lifestyle transitions in relocating, refinancing or marketing and selling the family...

    Re/MAX Achievers, Inc. of Collegeville and Pottstown |

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