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ON STAGE: Norristown’s Centre Theater hosts 1880 Theatricals’ production of ‘‘night Mother’

By Frank Burd For Digital First Media|

Medical marijuana dispensary Keystone Shops CMO optimistic about future of cannabis treatments

ARDMORE >> Prescribing medical marijuana for pain relief rather than opioids may be a way to help fight the opioid addiction crisis. ...

By Linda Stein @lsteinreporter on Twitter|


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    TriCounty Area Chamber of Commerce shares info on new workforce development partnerships

    LIMERICK >> The TriCounty Area Chamber of Commerce put the focus on workforce development when it kicked off its new program year.

    By Donna Rovins @MercBiz on Twitter|

  • News

    Phoenixville police blotter for Sept. 8-11

    PHOENIXVILLE >> Police reported Monday that between Sept. 8 and Sept. 11, they received 79 calls for service. The following incidents occurred on Sept. 9 and were reported by Phoenixville Police on their Facebook page:

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    PHOTOS: Children celebrate butterfly release at Colonial Gardens in Phoenixville

    PHOENIXVILLE >> Colonial Gardens held its annual celebration of pollinators Saturday with two releases of Monarch butterflies in the store’s Gardens at Colonial facility. In addition to the release, food, local vendors and crafters were on hand for the event, as well as guest speakers and seminars.

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    DA defends ‘Scotty’ decision

    WEST CHESTER >> The case against Gary Lee Fellenbaum III for the torture and murder of 3-year-old Scott “Scotty” McMillan was built on four main pillars of evidence, a Chester County prosecutor said as the 28-year-old suspect pleaded guilty to first-degree murder and assault charges.

    By Michael P. Rellahan @ChescoCourtNews on Twitter|

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    Royersford Community Day returns to Main Street

    ROYERSFORD >> Royersford Community Day returned Saturday with a variety of activities for the entire family.

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    19 bridge projects in Montgomery County moving forward

    Montgomery County will be moving forward on 19 bridge projects, after the county commissioners approved corresponding contracts and advertisements.

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    Ex-Lower Providence cop arraigned for theft of police rifle, ammunition

    NORRISTOWN >> A former Lower Providence Township police officer has been arraigned on theft-related charges for allegedly stealing a police rifle and ammunition from his onetime police cruiser.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter|

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    Collegeville hiker, 20, suffered pulmonary, cerebral edema in Colorado

    High altitude pulmonary edema and high altitude cerebral edema caused the death of a young Collegeville woman who was hiking in Colorado last month, authorities said.

    By Eric Devlin @Eric_Devlin on Twitter|

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    Ride for the River to accompany Sly Fox Can Jam Festival for second year

    POTTSTOWN >> As the Sly Fox Can Jam Festival returns, it brings with it a Schuylkill River bike ride returning for its second year.

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    DaVinci’s Pub holding golf outing to benefit area firefighters

    COLLEGEVILLE >> The fire that threatened to destroy the 167-year-old home of DaVinci’s Pub in Collegeville was extinguished, but what impressed operations director David Finch most was the professionalism demonstrated by volunteer firefighters who responded to the near-catastrophe.

    By Gil Cohen For Digital First Media|

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