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June 15, 2018

And the Winners Are…

 The votes have been tallied and we officially have our winners for the first ever People’s Choice Contest! Round One decided the winners from each town, moving them to Round Two where the best of the best were decided. Now, we have results for each category. Phoenixville had an amazing turn out and swept the votes with winners across the board. A huge congrats to the town and voters who helped Phoenixville make a huge impact on the contest! Thank ... View Article

June 14, 2018

Students at TCHS Pickering Build Inclusive Community Through Honoring of Veterans

Students at TCHS Pickering Build Inclusive Community Through Honoring of Veterans Rep. Stephen Barrar speaks about the importance of honoring veterans and those actively serving in the military. Posted By: Kimberly McGuanePosted date: June 13, 2018   Students in TCHS Pickering’s OVR Connections program recently brought the Phoenixville community together to celebrate veterans. OVR Connections is a program for students transitioning to work or school that helps them connect with the community. “This program is vital for students; they feel empowered and ... View Article

June 5, 2018

WalkWorks ChesCo! Looking for Local Businesses

To Local Businesses, We all know that walking has great health benefits, but did you know that promoting walking has economic benefits? The presence of sidewalks and other walking facilities is shown to increase property values, promote tourism, and allow people to safely and conveniently patronize local shops, businesses, and restaurants. My name is Ashley Orr and I am the Population Health Supervisor at the Chester County Health Department. I am reaching out to see if you are interested in ... View Article

June 5, 2018

Inquirer: Phoenixville Inspires Mod Betty’s Retro Roadmap

Field-Tested Travel Tip: Back in time with Retro Roadmap   While taking road trips around the United States, we love coming across mom-and-pop businesses — like old-fashioned bakeries and roadside motels — that have been in the same family for generations. Beth Lennon has made it her life’s work to find such places; better known online by her alter ego “Mod Betty,” she’s the engaging writer behind RetroRoadmap.com, whose tagline is “cool vintage places and retro fun.” Mod Betty’s goal is to ... View Article

May 10, 2018 More Than 100,000 People to Visit Phoenixville Next Week for Historic Dogwood Festival, Parade

More Than 100,000 People to Visit Phoenixville Next Week for Historic Dogwood Festival, Parade

A weeklong celebration of the Phoenixville area’s longstanding commitment to service and community will take place from Monday, May 14 to Saturday, May 19 at historic Reeves Park. The 75th Annual Dogwood Festival and Parade will attract more than 100,000 visitors to the region throughout the week. And an additional 13,000-plus spectators will line the parade route on Saturday. Although renowned for its food, rides, and carnival games, the Dogwood Festival also benefits 15 nonprofits from the Phoenixville area through ... View Article