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Phoenixville Photo Contest: Help Put A Face On Chester County

PHOENIXVILLE, PA - Got some skills with a camera? Submit a photo to the Chester County Planning Commission's unique photo contest. Residents from Phoenixville and across Chester County are invited to submit their best photos. The main criteria is that photos must be of people. From the Planning Comm

PATCH - 2017-09-19 15:27:11

Facing Eviction, Phoenixville Mom And Her Son Helped By Nonprofit, Police

PHOENIXVILLE, PA - A young Phoenixville mother and her son faced eviction. That's when Orion Communities and the Phoenixville Police Department stepped in. Orion, a Phoenixville area nonprofit that provides case management and supportive services to at-need individuals in the region, was able to wor

PATCH - 2017-09-19 14:09:16

Missing Woman With Alzheimer's, 77, Found Dead Miles From Nursing Home

Body of Audrey Penn, who went missing from her nursing home, found A 77-year-old woman has been found dead about two miles away from the Pennsylvania nursing home where she was reported missing nearly a month ago. A body found Sunday next to a road in Lower Macungie Township was identified by the Le

NBC PHILADELPHIA - 2017-09-19 17:21:51

Body found in ditch identified as missing Alzheimer's patient

L. MACUNGIE TWP., Pa. - The coroner's office said the body found Sunday afternoon in Lower Macungie Township has been identified as the Alzheimer's patient who went missing nearly a month ago from a Lehigh County nursing facility. The body of Audrey Penn was found in a drainage ditch Sunday afternoo

WFMZ-TV ONLINE - 2017-09-19 01:54:24

Audubon Bird Town Bird Walk

Meet at the Welsh Rd./Pennypack Trail parking area for this regular third Tuesday of the month bird walk. Walk leaders are from the Wycote Audubon Society. Search for fall migrant species and resident bird species. Bring binoculars. New birders as well as those with experience are welcome. Ages: 12

MONTGOMERY NEWS - 2017-09-19 15:00:00

Saxbys welcomes fall with free Pumpkin Spice Cold Brews Friday

Welcome fall Friday at Saxbys.Welcome fall Friday at Saxbys. All Saxbys coffee locations will, once again, give out its all-natural Pumpkin Spice Cold Brew for free to celebrate the first day of fall. On Friday, Sept. 22, guests can stop into any of the participating Saxbys cafes in the region to ge

MAIN LINE MEDIA NEWS - 2017-09-19 17:22:00

Corropolese Italian Bakery opens in Audubon in former Wawa

LOWER PROVIDENCE >> Out with one icon, in with another. Though it was a sad day for many when Wawa vacated its Audubon home of 41 years in May 2014, many would say that trading the neighborhood convenience store for a Corropolese Italian Bakery is a pretty good deal. But even owner Joe Corropolese d

MERCURY - 2017-09-19 04:00:00

After racist graffiti, Cabrini rallies around victim

RADNOR >> The serene and sleepy campus of Cabrini University was its typical self Monday - students meandering across the quad from class to class, baseball players in stirrups and cleats hustling to practice, others lounging in chairs enjoying a late-summer afternoon. There was little indication th

MAIN LINE MEDIA NEWS - 2017-09-19 14:02:19

Toys R Us files for Chapter 11 reorganization

RICHMOND, Va. >> Toys R Us, the pioneering big box toy retailer, has announced it has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection while continuing with normal business operations. A statement by the Wayne, New Jersey-based company late Monday says it voluntarily is seeking relief in U.S. Bankruptcy C

DAILY LOCAL NEWS - 2017-09-19 04:00:00

How to Pick the Perfect Engagement Ring

(StatePoint) An engagement ring is at once a symbol of love and commitment and also a reflection of a woman's personal style. For the engaged-to-be who hasn't quite determined the perfect sparkler for herself, articulating an engagement ring style can seem challenging. That's where a trusted jeweler

MAIN LINE MEDIA NEWS - 2017-09-19 05:00:00

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. Dr. Louis van de Beek, chief medical officer with Keystone Shops, which is gearing up to open three medical marijuana dispensaries including one in Devon, one in King

BUCKSLOCALNEWS.COM - 2017-09-19 13:56:39

Real life Rosie the Riveter recalls her life during World War II

Media >> June Robbins eyes sparkle as she recounts what it was like to be a young woman in Philadelphia during World War II. The 91-year-old resident of Wesley Enhanced Living Main Line was a Rosie the Riveter, who worked at the Philadelphia Naval Yard drafting various ship components. "I was born d

MAIN LINE MEDIA NEWS - 2017-09-18 20:39:10

WOGL Radio Personality Marilyn Russell to open Tasty Talks Luncheon Series at Yangming

BRYN MAWR >> Starting Sept. 27, 2017, Yangming Restaurant in Bryn Mawr will host a new luncheon concept called Tasty Talks which will bring accomplished media professionals for intimate conversations on the theme of "making a difference" over a three-course lunch. The first featured speaker of the l

MAIN LINE MEDIA NEWS - 2017-09-18 19:50:22

Emergency preparedness 101: Know how to protect your family against carbon monoxide poisoning

(BPT) - Few areas of the country are immune to natural disasters or severe weather. Whether you live in a hurricane zone or face icy winters, it is important to prepare your home and family to weather the storm and know the potential health and safety risks that may arise in emergency situations. Be

MAIN LINE MEDIA NEWS - 2017-09-18 19:01:00

A new graphic novel book discussion group to take off at Chester County Library

Comics Unbound, a new graphic novel book discussion group, kicks off at Chester County Library & District Center at 7 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 16. The new discussion group will meet on the third Monday of the month. Do you love comics? Are you interested in comics but don't know where to start? Want to

MERCURY - 2017-09-19 04:00:00

East Norriton Among Best Places To Live In America, Money Magazine Says

EAST NORRITON, PA - Several Pennsylvania towns have been named among the best places to live in the United States, including East Norriton. Money Magazine lands East Norriton at number 83 on its list of the top 100 places to live in the nation. The magazine cited several statistics to back up East N

PATCH - 2017-09-19 16:09:22

Wayne Fall Fest 2017 marks 25th year

The 25th annual Wayne Fall Festival was held Sunday and North Wayne and West avenues were filled with thousands enjoying the food, entertainment, booths and friends. One of the highlights of the day is the "Top Dog" contest sponsored by Braxton Animal Works. This year's crop of pets numbered over 30

MAIN LINE MEDIA NEWS - 2017-09-18 18:57:00

ON STAGE: Norristown's Centre Theatre hosts 1880 Theatricals' production of ' 'night Mother'

It won the Pulitzer Prize for Best Drama in 1983, but in the more than 30 years since it debuted, "'night Mother" has not seen a ton of performances across the United States. That is because the subject of Marsha Norman's powerful script is a very difficult one to process. It is about a grown daught

MONTGOMERY NEWS - 2017-09-19 16:46:08

Infested And Unsanitary Norristown Home, Bane Of Neighbors, Addressed By Municipality

NORRISTOWN, PA - The blighted Norristown home that neighbors say is infested with roaches and mice has been condemned by the municipality. Complaints regarding the home at 805 Noble Street have been ongoing since September 2010. Since then, the municipality said that the Code Enforcement Departmen

PATCH - 2017-09-19 15:54:20

Pottstown Police arrest suspect in KeyBank robbery

Police reviewed surveillance footage from KeyBank Friday following a reported robbery in progress. Descriptions from tellers and footage from the scene assisted police in finding the suspect. Photo courtesy of Pottstown Police POTTSTOWN >> Police have arrested a man after he allegedly robbed a bank

MERCURY - 2017-09-19 04:00:00