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Thursday ‘News Feed’ From The Post Publications

Stories We Think You’ll Find Worthwhile

You’re reading News Feed for Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017, a curation by The Post of local news articles from a variety of sources. They’re anticipated to be of interest to Post Publications’ readers, but could not be covered by its staff. Click on any linked headline to read its accompanying story.

The Pottsgroves

Verdict: Lower Pottsgrove man convicted of gun trafficking
Michael Hill, a Lower Pottsgrove resident, did not react as a jury determined he spearheaded a gun-trafficking network that included so-called illegal straw purchases at gun shows in Upper Providence. (Times Herald)


Huge turnout for return of the Pottstown Halloween Parade
It was a spooktacular Tuesday night in town during Pottstown’s annual Halloween Parade. Hundreds of residents came out dressed in their costumes. Even the Phillie Phanatic got in to the Halloween spirit. (The Mercury)

Limerick and East

Archdiocese responds to PJP II student participation in racially charged video
The Archdiocese of Philadelphia has reached out to school families, faculty, staff and administrators at Pope John Paul II High School to denounce a racially charged video reportedly involving students. (Times Herald)

Providence Place breaks ground on assisted living facility at former Collegeville Inn
The former Collegeville Inn, which is located at the intersection of Ridge Pike and Germantown Pike in Lower Providence Township, will soon be filled with new life as Providence Place. (The Mercury)

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