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Editor’s Selections Thursday 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.

Pottsgrove High School principal attends Great Leaders Summit in China
Reading Eagle (Aug. 27, 2015)
After traveling through five cities in China last month (above), Pottsgrove High School Principal William Ziegler found himself on the Great Wall of China.

Water shutoffs loom for Pottstown landlords; $244,000 owed to borough
Pottstown Mercury (Aug. 25, 2015)
Landlords with overdue water and sewer bills received letters last week from the borough in an effort to collect costs of nearly a-quarter-of-a-million dollars.

North Coventry Police receive new 4-year contract
Pottstown Mercury (Aug. 26, 2015)
A new contract has been reached for North Coventry Police after arbitration ended last week.

Join In Duryea Day Celebration In Boyertown
Boyertown’s annual homage to classic cars (and almost anything else on wheels) rolls around again on Sept. 5. It’s a fun time for the entire family, close to home.

Spring-Ford School Board to lead Sept. 21 march on Harrisburg
Pottstown Mercury (Aug. 26, 2015)
With support coming from across the state, the Spring-Ford Area School Board will lead a march on Harrisburg next month.

Anticipate papal visit as a snow emergency
Norristown Times Herald (Aug. 26, 2015)
Collegeville area residents were warned by a local police chief that they should treat the September visit of Pope Francis with the same caution they’d use during a snow emergency day.

Find What’s Hiding In The Farm Park ‘Deep’
Explore the creek for aquatic wildlife including insects, fish, salamanders, and frogs at Norristown Farm Park on Sunday (Aug. 30) at 2 p.m.

Trappe Plans Yearly ‘Community Day’ Sept. 12
Activities for kids, music and performances on stage, community food. Trappe has its annual Community Day scheduled for Sept. 12 at Waterworks Park.

BTC Pastor’s Cup Golf Tournament In Linfield
If you ever hoped for divine intervention in your golf game, this might be the opportunity you’ve been waiting for … sponsored by Blessed Theresa of Calcutta Church, naturally.

Photo from Dr. Bill Ziegler via Twitter

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