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Singer Jeremy Simon Recorded At Proximity

With video. Guitarist and singer Jeremy Simon played last Saturday at Proximity Cafe in Pottstown. A video recording of part of the show was posted Tuesday on YouTube.

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State Wants Public Comment On Teaching Outlines

The state Department of Education has a new website to collect public comment on what it proposes to have the Pottsgrove School District, and other districts statewide, teach students in several subjects.

Zwikl To Retire; Greenway Searches For Director

Kurt Zwikl, executive director of the Schuylkill River Heritage Area since 2003, will retire in June. An e-mail Thursday said the search for his successor had begun.

Historic Site Advocates Schedule Annual Meeting

Fans of The Speaker's House property in Trappe PA will conduct their annual meeting, and show off recently unearthed artifacts, on Nov. 16 in Collegeville.

Pottsgrove Club Opens Youth Wrestling Registration

Training sessions begin in early November, and matches will get under way in January. Walk-in registrations are being held though Nov. 8 at selected area locations.

Pottsgrove Queen Joins July 4 Fund-Raising Effort

Pottsgrove High senior Wendy Ni will look for your dollars-and-cents votes during the next eight months to help support the return of fireworks for Pottstown's Independence Day events.

Armed Robber Hits Lower Pottsgrove Dollar Store

The man, armed with a handgun, took undisclosed items Wednesday at 7:23 p.m. from the Dollar General on North Charlotte Street. He got away; no one was injured. Investigations continue.

Poet Rachel Levitsky Offers Workshop At Ursinus

Her guided activities workshop during the afternoon of Nov. 3 at Ursinus College will be followed by an hour-long reading later that night.

Sandwiched-In: 2nd Round Of 422 Bridge Work To Start

With work on U.S. Route 422's two Schuylkill River bridges near Armand Hammer Boulevard about half-done, PennDOT contractors are set next Monday to begin work on replacing two others.

Police: Pottstown Woman Arrested For Alleged Theft

The incident occurred Monday evening at the Dollar General store on North Charlotte Street, Lower Pottsgrove police charged.

Say Hi! Spaghetti Pie, Made Fresh Or With Left-Overs

On today's Food Page: Baked Spaghetti and Mozzarella Pie (video), baked stuffed potatoes, Savory Sausage Stuffing, Green Chili Canes, Fettuccine Pumpkin Alfredo, Monster Mash Mudslide.

Collegeville Rotary Hosts Parade Wednesday Night

The annual Halloween-themed march down East Main Street in Collegeville begins at 6:30 p.m. and is open to the public. You can even join the marchers; no charge!

‘Grove OKs Advisers’ Supplemental Pays Of $276K

Individuals named to more than 160 Pottsgrove School District positions will receive a total of more than $276,000 for their extracurricular work during the 2014-2015 academic year.

Pottsgrove Adds A Little Extra To Pensions Payment

The amount the Pottsgrove School District pays each year to cover pension expenses could climb 25 percent annually though 2018. Its board approved an extra payment to manage the costs.

Greek Tragedy ‘Medea’ Gets An Ursinus Update

A contemporary translation of Euripedes' Greek tragedy about betrayal and vengeance will be staged in Collegeville from Wednesday through Saturday.

Canal Association Joins GoodSearch For Funding

The revenue it will receive from donor designations is small, the Schuylkill Canal Association said, but it adds up over time.

Now You Can Take Fido For An 18th Century Walk

A new, 1.25-mile trail for people and pets has opened at Montgomery County's Peter Wentz Farmstead historic site in Worcester PA. Visit it during a Nov. 8 program.