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    Twin Valley 4th graders spend educational field trip at French Creek State Park

    Twin Valley School District elementary fourth graders enjoyed an educational field trip at French Creek State Park on May 20.

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    Fed inspectors find sick, dead animals at Berks County pet dealer ranch

    Federal inspectors found sick and dead animals, inadequate sanitation, untrained employees performing euthanasia and other deficiencies at a Berks County small-animal dealer that supplied major pet retailers like Petco and PetSmart.

    By Michael Rubinkam The Associated Press |

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    Birdsboro borough manager shares his story of living with seizures

    Birdsboro >> Imagine going about your normal activities – working, caring for your children or walking down the street – when you suddenly drop to the ground with a seizure.

    By Donna Rovins drovins@21st-centurymedia.com @MercBiz on Twitter |

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    Montco commissioners weigh in on transgender bathroom issues

    NORRISTOWN >> Montgomery County commissioners weighed in Thursday, May 19, on the ongoing debate over the use of public restrooms by transgender individuals.

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    Sanatoga project proposed to include homes, hotel, offices

    LOWER POTTSGROVE >> Six zoning variances are being sought by the Warminster-based developers who want to convert 51 acres of land near the Philadelphia Premium Outlets into a housing, office and hotel complex.

    By Evan Brandt ebrandt@21st-centurymedia.com @PottstownNews on Twitter |

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    Pottstown, July 4th group spar over parade fees

    POTTSTOWN >> Organizers of the annual Independence Day parade and festivities have announced this year’s events “are in jeopardy” because the borough “abruptly changed the practice of payment for costs” to require payment up front.

    By Evan Brandt ebrandt@21st-centurymedia.com @PottstownNews on Twitter |

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    Pottstown School Board president fires back in teacher salary dispute

    POTTSTOWN >> School board president Kim Stilwell fired back Thursday night after months of teachers complaining publicly about their pay as contract talks continue.

    By Evan Brandt ebrandt@21st-centurymedia.com @PottstownNews on Twitter |

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    Voter surge in Upper Pottsgrove fuels call to move polling place

    UPPER POTTSGROVE >> Officials are looking to change the township’s sole polling place as the result of the high turnout seen in last month’s presidential primary election.

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    Upper Pottsgrove sees savings in highway garage design

    UPPER POTTSGROVE >> It looks like the township is getting a little help from its neighbor to the north when it comes to building a new highway garage.

    By Evan Brandt ebrandt@21st-centurymedia.com @PottstownNews on Twitter |

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    Upper Pottsgrove cracking down on barking dogs

    UPPER POTTSGROVE >> It might be time for some dog owners in the township to invest in muzzles.

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