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Editor’s Selections Saturday In The Post

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.

Accused Lower Pottsgrove arsonist has her trial date
Pottstown Mercury (June 26, 2015)
A Lower Pottsgrove woman accused of torching and destroying the home of her neighbor, a Limerick detective, has her trial date.

Schuylkill River Trail leads in national contest for ‘best urban trail’
Norristown Times Herald (June 26, 2015)
In a Reader’s Choice contest between 20 trail systems nationwide the Schuylkill River Trail is currently leading the contest for the top choice among USA Today readers.

Pottstown Half Marathon coming in July as part of Bicentennial celebration
Pottstown Mercury (June 26, 2015)
Hundreds are signed up to test their endurance during the first ever Pottstown Half Marathon on July 11.

Board to vote on Pottstown High School uniform policy Monday
Pottstown Mercury (June 26, 2015)
The school board will vote Monday night on whether to lift the school uniform rules at Pottstown High School. The result may well depend on who shows up.


Vocal crowd in Pottstown pushes property tax elimination
Norristown Times Herald (June 26, 2015)
About 200 people (pictured above and at top) gathered at Montgomery County Community College Thursday night to hear an update on efforts to eliminate property taxes in Pennsylvania.


DCNR reveals statewide recreation plan at Pottstown Volleyball Rumble
Norristown Times Herald (June 26, 2015)
The state Department of Conservation and Natural Resources used the Pottstown Rumble opening ceremonies Thursday (above) to unveil its statewide five-year outdoor recreation plan.

Tax meeting photos from John J. Armato via Twitter
DCNR photo from Pottstown borough via Facebook

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