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Editor’s Selections For Saturday In The Post

pottstown pa: soap box derby

The Soap Box Derby runs today (Saturday) in Pottstown (see below)

SANATOGA PA – Sadly, The Post can’t be everywhere at once.

It’s impossible to give all local newsworthy activities sufficient coverage, and as actor Clint Eastwood once famously said in his movie role as detective “Dirty” Harry Callahan, “A man’s GOT to know his limitations.”

We don’t want you to miss a thing, however. So below find a list of editor’s selections: links to stories we think you’ll consider interesting today, along with their sources and dates they were published.

Race day is Saturday for Pottstown Soap Box Derby
Pottstown Mercury (June 19, 2015)
The 2015 All American Soap Box Derby is Saturday on the Wilson Street hill between State Street and Farmington Avenue. Races begin 9 a.m. Saturday and the final heats are at 4 p.m.

Recycling Services Inc. to hold Summer Solstice ‘FunRaiser’ Saturday
Pottstown Mercury (June 19, 2015)
Recycling Services Inc. will present its “Summer Solstice MiniFest FunRaiser” on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., to raise public awareness of its work and its search for a new site.

Pottstown borough, schools get update on tax-break plan
Reading Eagle (June 18, 2015)
An update on a proposal to grant tax breaks to stimulate development was on the agenda Wednesday night when Pottstown’s borough council and school board held a joint meeting.

Pottstown man charged after attempting second break-in
Pottstown Mercury (June 19, 2015)
A Pottstown man has been arrested after breaking into a woman’s home and attempting a second time.

Philadelphia man convicted of Pottstown murder
Norristown Times Herald (June 19, 2015)
A Philadelphia man was found guilty on Friday of fatally shooting a Pottstown man during a burglary in December 2013 in Pottstown.

Iconic Collegeville Italian Bakery unveils ultimate expansion
Norristown Times Herald (June 18, 2015)
Collegeville Italian Bakery, the market-bakery-deli-restaurant that you thought could never get any bigger, on Saturday will officially be in the pizza-making business.

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