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Fans of ‘Little House’ books celebrate author’s 150th birthday

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700 Brandywine students celebrate World Read Aloud Day

All 700 students in the Brandywine Heights Elementary and Intermediate schools read to a partner, celebrating World Read Aloud Day on Feb. 16. ...

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    Photos of kids outdoors with pets can win prizes

    This past weekend was a welcome break from the cold with warm temperatures and sunny skies. These conditions are perfect for getting the kids outside to shake off the cobwebs of winter. It’s not only kids who get cabin fever, our four-legged pet friends could probably use from fresh air as well, so enter YOUR CHILD in the FREE Fit Kids Contest and his or her photo could be in the newspaper.

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    Dropped cell phone leads to crash on Pricetown Road

    A vehicle struck a pole, went down an embankment and rolled after the teen driver became distracted while looking for a dropped cell phone.

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    Medical pot farm proposed for West Pottsgrove

    WEST POTTSGROVE >> A proposal to construct a 100,000-square-foot indoor medical marijuana growing facility on the site of the former Stanley G. Flagg Brass plant in Stowe will not be opposed by the township commissioners.

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    New Pottstown PAL director meets police leadership

    POTTSTOWN >> As part of her welcome to town, the new head of the Pottstown Area Police Athletic League met with representatives from the police and county sheriff’s department to discuss the program’s future.

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    West Pottsgrove won’t open its pool for summer

    WEST POTTSGROVE >> The township pool, which has struggled to stay open and solvent in the past two years will not open for the summer 2017 season, the township commissioners announced this week.

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

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    Mystery donor may help Pottstown cover shortfall in stadium lights fund

    POTTSTOWN >> An anonymous donor who gave $10,000 to the campaign to raise money to replace the lights at Pottstown High School’s Grigg Memorial Field has now offered to loan the effort up to $86,000 to ensure the lights get erected this summer in time for the fall football season.

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

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    New Pottsgrove School district hazing policy carries harsh penalties

    LOWER POTTSGROVE >> The new hazing policy adopted by the Pottsgrove School Board has some serious consequences for violators.

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

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    Pottstown’s ‘Trojan Men’ aid national tour to fight cancer with TV appearance

    POTTSTOWN >> In a not-so-unique “twist,” Pottstown High School’s Trojan Man mascot is gaining a reputation as a real childhood cancer fighter.

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

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    EAGLE SIGHTING: The Hill School spots bald eagles nesting on the property

    POTTSTOWN >> Faculty at The Hill School recently discovered some feathered friends residing on the property.

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    Hill School to spin off Hobart’s Run into $5 million revitalization effort

    POTTSTOWN >> A neighborhood revitalization project that began with small steps and big dreams last year is poised to take a $5 million step forward.

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

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