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  1. Public comment period for Delaware trans regulation ends July 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 5 | Washington Blade

    ... required that schools treat transgender students consistent with their gender identity. Title IX was key in the Boyertown case, which upheld the policy of a Berks County school in Pennsylvania to allow transgender students to use the bathroom in ...

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  2. Road-Rage Cyclist Sought By NorCo PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 5 | The Sanatoga Post

    North Coventry Township police are looking for public help in identifying a driver of a blue-colored motorcycle who they claim harassed the driver of another vehicle, and ultimately broke its passenger-side mirror, in a road rage incident that occurred June 29 at about 5 p.m. on Route 100. The victim was driving south on 100 in the Boyertown area when, according to a report on the department website , the motorcyclist "swerved at the victim's vehicle."

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  3. The Emerging Prevalence of Commercial DisparagementRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 29 | JD Supra

    ... that blacklist to other lenders renders creditors potentially liable for commercial disparagement. Dougherty v. Boyertown Times, 377 Pa.Super. 462, 547 A.2d 778 (1988) Established that an accusation that a business charges excessive fees, when such ...

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  4. Boyertown students will appeal trans-friendly rulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 28 | Philadelphia Gay News

    An attorney for six current and former students at Boyertown Area Senior High School vowed to appeal last week's judicial ruling that upholds the right of transgender students to use restrooms, locker rooms and other facilities consistent with their gender identities. The June 18 ruling by a three-judge panel of the Third Circuit Court of Appeals affirms "the needs, humanity and decency of transgender students."

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  5. Third Circuit Court Upholds Transgender Bathroom PolicyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 26 | JD Supra

    ... rooms that match their gender identities. The U.S. Third Circuit Court of Appeals opinion in Joel Doe, et al v. Boyertown Area School District, et al , affirmed the district court's decision finding that Boyertown's policy did not constitute gender ...

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  6. PE-backed Ideal-Tridon makes two acquisitionsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 26 | PE Hub

    ... were disclosed. Based in Milan, Italy, Clamp is a maker of clamps for the industrial aftermarket in Europe while Boyertown, Pennsylvania-based Campbell Fittings is a provider of various fittings and couplings that are used in the industrial hose and ...

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  7. 3rd Circ. Upholds Boyertown School District's Transgender Bathroom PolicyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | Law.com

    In a highly anticipated decision following a May hearing , the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit said in its opinion released Tuesday that transgender students in a Montgomery County school district may continue using bathrooms and locker rooms that match their gender identities. The court's ruling defeats a challenge raised by several parents who were concerned that Boyertown Area School District's policy allowing transgender students to use facilities corresponding to their gender identity, rather than their sex at birth, violated their children's right to privacy.

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  8. Zerns Farmers Market closing after nearly a century in Montgomery CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | The Morning Call

    After nearly a century of selling local produce, milk and other goods, Zerns Farmers Market is readying to close in Douglass Township, Montgomery County. The market, which opened in 1922 at 1110 E. Philadelphia Ave., just outside Boyertown, will close Sept.

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  9. Community Health & Dental Care Celebrates Men's Health WeekRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2018 | SBWire

    ... is interested in learning more about CHDC's team or scheduling an appointment with their pediatric eye doctor in Boyertown is encouraged to give them a call at 800-589-6212 today or visit online at https://ch-dc.org . About Community Health & Dental ...

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  10. Students, Mentors Enjoy Train Trip And LunchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2018 | The Sanatoga Post

    An end-of-school-year celebration train ride and luncheon for participants in the regional Big Brothers Big Sisters program was hosted Tuesday by Scott Bentley, owner and CEO of VideoRay in Pottstown, and his brothers in Exton-based Bentley Systems . Forty-five students from local schools and their volunteer mentors, all of whom are employed at one of the two companies, rode the Colebrookdale Railroad excursion from Boyertown to Pottstown, enjoying the scenery, conversation, and their meal on the way.

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  11. Courts Take Expansive View in Transgender-Rights CasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2018 | Education Week

    ... the restrooms or locker rooms consistent with their gender identity. One unusual aspect of the case involving the Boyertown Area School District is that a three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit, in Philadelphia, ruled ...

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  12. Saturday Headlines In The Sanatoga PostRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2018 | The Sanatoga Post

    Four PMSI Doctors Named To '2018 Best' List Four physicians in practice with Pottstown Medical Specialists Inc., headquartered on Medical Driver in Lower Pottsgrove, have been named among the region's best doctors of 2018 by Philadelphia Magazine. PMSI has offices in Pottstown, Stowe, Royersford, Collegeville, Boyertown, and Bally, More Restrictions Next Week On Route 113 PennDOT will spend daytime hours next Monday through Friday to make utility adjustments between Routes 29 and 73, and overnight hours to re-pave that portion of road.

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  13. Federal appeals court upholds trans rights at Boyertown High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2018 | Philadelphia Gay News

    LGBT advocates are praising a recent order by a three-judge panel of the Third Circuit Court of Appeals that allows trans students at Boyertown Area Senior High School to access restrooms, locker rooms and other facilities consistent with their gender identity. "This case has always been about ensuring a fair and equal educational environment for transgender students," said Mary Catherine Roper, deputy legal director of the ACLU of Pennsylvania, which was involved in defending the case.

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  14. Wednesday Headlines In The Sanatoga PostRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2018 | The Sanatoga Post

    ... For Greatest 'Creature' In Studio Exhibit A mid-June exhibit being planned by the Studio B Fine Art Gallery in Boyertown will ask visitors to vote for their favorite pieces on display, all of which depict pets. Turning A Pig's Ear Into A Silk Purse ...

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  15. Vote For Greatest 'Creature' In Studio B ExhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2018 | The Sanatoga Post

    ... The exhibit is sponsored by BB&T Bank, and Chicago IL-based Cowpainters LLC, the company that fabricated Boyertown's "Bear Fever" bear figures. Sponsors for prize awards include GiGi's at Home Pet Care, Art Plus Gallery in Reading PA, and Tammy ...

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  16. Federal appeals court upholds Pennsylvania district's transgender policyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2018 | District Administration

    It's another legal victory for the Boyertown Area School District in a federal lawsuit filed over its transgender policy. A panel of appeals court judges in Philadelphia on Thursday unanimously affirmed a lower court's ruling, upholding the district's practice of allowing transgender boys and girls to use the same restrooms and locker rooms as other boys and girls.

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  17. Activist Judges Scrub Bathroom ComplaintIf you think ita s tough...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2018 | Family Research Council

    ... Christian teenagers are swimming against a strong tide these days, but that hasn't stopped Alexis Lightcap. The Boyertown student wants every classmate to feel safe -- even if it means fighting school leaders to guarantee it. Going to the bathroom ...

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  18. Federal appeals court upholds Pennsylvania school district's...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2018 | Jurist

    The lawsuit involved Pennsylvania Boyertown Area School District, which had a practice of allowing transgender students to use restrooms and locker rooms consistent with their gender identity. A non-transgender student filed the suit claiming that this was a violation of his privacy.

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  19. transgender students, bathroom, boyertownRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2018 | Phillymag.com

    ... for the Third Circuit in Philadelphia has unanimously rejected arguments in a lawsuit filed last year by several Boyertown School District students. The students had claimed that the district's bathroom policy, which allows transgender students to ...

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  20. Federal Court Rules In Favor Of Transgender StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2018 | On Top Magazine

    ... the merits and that they have not established that they will be irreparably harmed if their Motion to Enjoin the Boyertown School District's policy is denied," the court said in an order issued after it heard oral arguments. "A formal Opinion will ...

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