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Thursday’s Headlines In The Sanatoga Post

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  • Get Your Groove On At The Public Library
    Free downloadable and streaming digital music will become available later this month as a service from the Pottstown Regional Public Library, which receives funding from Lower Pottsgrove.
  • Four Days After Fire, Eastwood Co. Re-Opens
    The president of the Pottstown firm with an international customer base apologized for the “inconvenience” caused by last week’s fire. He said it would emerge stronger from the “setback.”
  • Editor’s Selections Tuesday In The Post
    Bill amended by local congressman would reduce standardized tests; MontCo website offers a look into county finances; Pottstown sidewalk sales returns Saturday; and a local million-dollar lottery ticket.
  • Expect Restrictions This Week On 422 And 29
    Westbound U.S. Route 422 traffic will be affected Wednesday and Thursday from Trooper Road to Oaks. Route 29 will be affected today in Lower Frederick, and Friday in Pennsburg.
  • New Save-A-Lot Grocery Prepares To Open
    An opening date hasn’t yet been announced, but the discount supermarket chain on Pottstown’s west side is hiring now. It will compete with the likes of Aldi’s in Lower Pottsgrove.
  • Eastwood Company Working On Fire Recovery
    With 5 photos. Restoration contractors were busy working Sunday to help the Eastwood Company on Shoemaker Road recover from an interior fire last week.
  • Editor’s Selections Monday In The Post
    Newspaper claims county records show Lower Pottsgrove commissioner involved in properties with unpaid taxes; Pottstown’s first half-marathon a success; Power outage closes Coventry Mall.
  • Just A Little Horseplay Between Firefighters
    Members of the Linfield and Royersford fire companies got together Saturday to compete in their annual horseshoe tournament.
  • Area Scholars Honored For College Achievements
    Nine local students were honored through Friday for academic accomplishments and achievements.
  • Editor’s Selections Saturday In The Post
    Accused Lower Pottsgrove arsonist renews request for bail reduction; Pottstown hopes for a street light grant; jail time for woman who fled Limerick police; and the need for STEM education.
  • New Local Scams: Police Solicits; Mystery Shopper
    Western Montgomery County has been deluged with criminal scans in recent weeks. Now, local police departments warn, there are two more to be aware of that are sucking in the unsuspecting.
  • Sanatoga, Limerick Assist At Eastwood Co. Fire
    Firefighters from seven borough and area companies, including Sanatoga and Limerick, rushed to extinguish an early Thursday morning, two-alarm fire at the Eastwood Company on Shoemaker Road.
  • Editor’s Selections Friday In The Post
    Sprinklers save the day at Eastwood fire in Pottstown; Berks trucker charged in Stowe man’s death; ‘Cyclist hospitalized after Route 100 crash; Tuition going up at PA universities.

Joe Zlomek, Managing Editor

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