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PHOTO GALLERY: Perkiomen Valley bids farewell to seniors


First Phoenixville Art Street Festival celebrates local art scene

PHOENIXVILLE >> The first Phoenixville Art Street Festival was held on Sunday, June 4, to celebrate the flourishing arts and culture scene in downtown Phoenixville. ...

By Virginia Lindak For Digital First Media|


  • Columns

    Welcome to my world: Listening to the silence

    I happened to come across a title for this story through a leaflet that came in the mail. In my case, I’ve learned to listen to inward silence through the practice of meditation. Yet, looking back on my life, I realized silence also spoke to me, in a seemingly different way, especially in nature.

    By Carole Christman Koch|

  • Columns

    A Look Back in History: Farm women turned out plenty of fresh bread and pies in outdoor bake ovens

    The quaint bake oven as it is found in the Pennsylvania Dutch region was an outstanding invention for its time, far superior to any found elsewhere in America. As European families transferred their white man’s culture to the virgin forests of Pennsylvania introducing their frontier farmsteads to the area, there was no other invention, expect perhaps the large frontier fireplaces, that intrigued the native Indians more than these outdoor bake-ovens. There are still quite a few...

    By Richard L.T. Orth|

  • News

    Bam Margera posts Instagrams of local water rescue, deer stuck in pond

    EAST BRADFORD >> Shortly after 6:30 p.m. Thursday evening West Chester Fire Companies were called for the report of a person and a deer stuck in the mud of a pond on the 800 block of Frank Road in East Bradford.

    By Pete Bannan @petebannan on Twitter|

  • News

    Bill Cosby jury deadlocked but will continue deliberations

    NORRISTOWN >> Despite telling a judge they were deadlocked earlier in the day Thursday, the Montgomery County jurors weighing the fate of entertainer Bill Cosby at his sex assault trial indicated they will return Friday to continue deliberations.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter|

  • News

    Vigil set Sunday for missing Chester County woman Anna Maciejewska

    CHESTERBROOK >> A vigil is being held Sunday for the Malver- area woman who has been missing for two months.

    By Ginger Rae Dunbar @GingerDunbar on Twitter|

  • Business

    Two Bridgeport businesses team up for National Donut Day

    BRIDGEPORT >> What happens when a baker and a brewer combine their talents for a special occasion?

    By Gary Puleo @MustangMan48 on Twitter|

  • Entertainment

    ‘The Little Mermaid’ comes to Steel River Playhouse May 26-June 11

    Disney magic comes to life with the Broadway hit “The Little Mermaid” at Steel River Playhouse May 26 – June 11.

    From Steel River Playhouse|

  • Entertainment

    Staff Picks: Best factory tours near Philadelphia

    It’s no seceret that Pennsylvania is home to some of the most famous brand names in the country but some may be surprised to learn our area is also home to some of the best tours of the factories where those products are made.


  • News

    Pennsylvania State Police have not ruled out any possibility in disappearance of Chester County woman

    WEST BRADFORD >> Pennsylvania State Police are continuing their search for Anna Bronislawa Maciejewska of Charlestown Township and are not ruling out any possibilities regarding her disappearance last month.

    By Ginger Rae Dunbar @GingerDunbar on Twitter|

  • Sports

    SAXTON: World of Outlaws to invade Jersey

    Claiming to be the Greatest Show on Dirt, the World of Outlaw Craftsman Sprint Car Series is set to invade New Egypt Speedway on Tuesday night May 23rd for the 5th Annual Jersey Outlaw Classic. This will be the only Garden State appearance by the World of Outlaws in 2017.

    By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media|

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