42 min ago
Familar Face to a Generation of Students Dies
Rose V. Chernous, age 94, wife of the late John D. Chernous, of Phoenixville, PA, formerly of Chester Springs, PA died April 8th, 2013 in the Golden Loving Center, Phoenixville, PA.
8 hrs ago
Phoenixville Man Accused in $20M Fraud Case
A 33-year-old Phoenixville man is facing federal charges in connection with what the U.S. Attorney for Eastern Pennsylvania says a $20 Million investment Timothy D. Burns, 33, of Phoenixville, Pennsylvania was charged Wednesday in a $20 million fraud scheme that involved mail fraud, wire fraud and loan fraud accoording to United States Attorney ... (more)
12 hrs ago
2013 Dogwood Parade Trophy Winners
The parade went off without a hitch and wrapped up just before the rains came. Not all the trophy winners stuck around in the pouring rain to accept their trophies, but many did.
Wed May 22, 2013
Watch Tin Bird Choir perform WXPN's lunchtime buskers' series at The Porch at 30th Street Station
The Chester County-based folk group Tin Bird Choir performed in a stripped down two-piece configuration for this weeks' installment of the WXPN lunchtime buskers' series at The Porch at 30th Street Station.
Voter Turnout Light in Phoenixville, Chesco
With 86 percent of the precinct votes reported at 11:17 p.m. Tuesday only about 10.44 percent of eligible voters in all of Chester County had cast a ballot in the Pennsylania Primary Election.
Election Central: Your Guide to PA's Primary
May 21 is Primary Election Day. Below you will find links to your local candidates and polling place information.
Album Review: In the Pocket dives into Philly music scene
Philadelphia's music scene has accounted for some of the most influential and memorable moments in the entire popular music vernacular.
Tue May 21, 2013
The Sanatoga Post
MCCC Names Local Students To College Who's Who
Twenty-three students from western Montgomery County - including 12 from Pottstown, three from Collegeville, and one each from Barto, Bechtelsville, Gilbertsville, Limerick, Phoenixville, Spring City, Stowe and Trappe - are among the Montgomery County Community College Class of 2013 named Monday to Who's Who Among Students in American Junior ... (more)
Sun May 19, 2013
PASD, Support Staff Union Reach Agreement
The Phoenixville Area School District and members of the district's support personnel union have reached a tentative contract agreement.
Hiring: Sous Chef, Tattoo Artist and More
Are you looking for a job? Here are some positions available in the Phoenixville area, all advertised on Craigslist in the past week.
Can there really be 'Smart' growth? Yes
Driving down Lincoln Highway the other day, I was a little shocked to note how many businesses were either struggling or shuttered, and I was thinking to myself, "man, I hope there's something that can be done about that." Earlier this year, the township's Board of Commissioners adopted the local authorizations needed to adopt the Local Economic ... (more)
Sat May 18, 2013
$548,000 Listing Among 16 Open Houses This Weekend
There are 16 open houses scheduled for the weekend of May 18-19 in the Phoenixville Patch coverage area, according to the listings on AOL Real Estate.
Man Charged With Raping Phoenixville Girl, 14
A 20-year-old Delaware County man is facing felony statutory rape charges for having sex with a 14-year-old Phoenixville teen.
You Can't Beat the Phoenixville Phantom Beat
Members of the Phoenixville Area High School Phantom Marching Band drumline are getting ready to lead the band through the streets of Phoenixville during the Dogwood Festival Parade on Saturday.
Dogwood Festival Brings Out Big Smiles, Fun
The Phoenixville Dogwood Festival wraps up with big final day Saturday from noon until 10 p.m. at Reeves Park.
Thu May 16, 2013
Gosnell starts serving three consecutive life terms
Without explanation or excuse, West Philadelphia abortion doctor Kermit Gosnell started serving three consecutive life sentences Wednesday for the murder of three babies who a jury found were born alive during illegal late-term abortions.
Wed May 15, 2013
Have you Seen This Dog?
New Life Animal Rescue is looking for a missing dog. From our Facebook Page: Our newly adopted Shiloh slipped out of her harness this morning and is missing in the Phoenixville, PA area.
Students Sing for Charity
From Phoenixville Patch's announcements : A large ensemble of young students of The Pineapple Music Studio in Phoenixville played their hearts out in the 2013 Jacobs Music Company "Children Helping Children Perform-A-Thon" last month and helped raise $12,447 for the work of Philadelphia's Ronald McDonald House charities.
Mon May 13, 2013
Reading Eagle/Reading Times
In Our Schools: Meghan Kaplan, fifth-grade teacher, Monocacy Elementary Center
I grew up in : Phoenixville, Chester County. I now live in: West Lawn. Family : Husband, Justin; parents, Lilian and Jim Early of Phoenixville; and one sister, Jennifer Early of Buffalo, N.Y. Education: I went to St.