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Editor’s Selections Tuesday 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.

Montco bike team raised more than $70K for charity
Philadelphia Inquirer (July 27, 2015)
A team of MontCo law-enforcement officers, including Lower Pottsgrove Police Chief Michael Foltz, raised more money for charity than any other team involved in this month’s Tour De Shore bicycle event.

Driver knocks out gas pump in Pottstown, manager knocks out fire
Pottstown Mercury (July 27, 2015)
A store manager’s quick thinking stopped an accident from becoming a potential disaster Monday afternoon.

Pottstown garage might be ready early
Reading Eagle (July 27, 2015)
New facility at Prince and Rice streets about 25-30 percent complete.

Business employees involved in the Pottstown walking bus could see a healthy payoff
Pottstown Mercury (July 28, 2015)
Employees from Pottstown area businesses are being asked to work it out in more ways than one. They are invited are invited to get on the bus — the walking school bus, that is.

Pottstown woman faces trial for stealing from terminally ill employer
Pottstown Mercury (July 27, 2015)
A Pottstown woman who withdrew her guilty plea now faces a trial on charges she allegedly stole jewelry from a terminally ill Lower Salford woman for whom she once provided care.

Royersford Fire Company gets OK to build new firehouse
Pottstown Mercury (July 27, 2015)
Despite residents’ concern over a potential loss of parking spots, the Royersford Fire Company is one step closer toward building a new firehouse.

Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church, Royersford Police team up to help the homeless
Norristown Times Herald (July 27, 2015)
One local church has partnered with the Royersford Police Department in a new effort to help the homeless.

Report: Pennsylvania employers stealing millions from workers every week
Norristown Times Herald (July 27, 2015)
Every week in Pennsylvania, a troubling new report asserts, a large-scale theft takes place: Employers in the state are stealing between $19 million and $32 million from their workers.

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