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Editor’s Selections Friday 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.

Stowe man convicted of DUI fatality collects another DUI
Pottstown Mercury (Aug. 6, 2015)
A Stowe man previously sentenced for a 1997 drunken driving crash that killed a teenage passenger in his car has been sent back to jail for driving under the influence of heroin.

Pottsgrove school gets clean bill of health
Reading Eagle (Aug. 6, 2015)
The Ringing Rocks Elementary School gym was tested for mold after it was discovered on the roof last week.

Hollenbach Park wins $10K in tri-county park contest
Pottstown Mercury (Aug. 4, 2015)
Hollenbach Park in Upper Pottsgrove is the $10,000 winner of the local tri-county park contest.

Despite adding parking, Fecera’s project must now seek variance under new parking rules
Pottstown Mercury (Aug. 6, 2015)
Having gained borough council’s support for a $12 million renovation of the former Fecera’s building on Beech Street (rendering above), developers must now clear a parking hurdle with the zoning board.

Hess gas stations in Montgomery County converted to Speedway
Norristown Times Herald (Aug. 4, 2015)
They include former Hess gas stations operating in Collegeville and Douglassville.

Birdsboro once again has a grocery store with the opening of Boyer’s Food Market
Pottstown Mercury (Aug. 7, 2015)
It took five years and the effort of the entire community but Birdsboro residents once again have a local grocery store.

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