This Town May Be Small, But Its Craft Beers Have Quite A Buzz


January 16, 2019 This Town May Be Small, But Its Craft Beers Have Quite A Buzz

This Town May Be Small, But Its Craft Beers Have Quite A Buzz

For an out-of-towner on a first-time visit, Phoenixville, Pennsylvania, can be a what-the-heck-is-going-on-here? destination. Nightlife is buzzing on a weeknight at craft breweries, fine restaurants, shops and live music venues, and one wonders why there’s such a volume of activity in a locale with a population of about 17,000. A former beaten-down mill town 28 miles northwest of Philadelphia, an ambitious downtown revitalization plan has paid dividends for the borough of Phoenixville and led to the emergence of 10 craft ... View Article

January 15, 2019

R Strunk Funeral Home to Reveal Renovations at Ribbon Cutting

For months, social media has been alive with chatter about the renovations of the Byrne Mansion at 400 Main Street in Phoenixville. Next week, the R. Strunk Funeral Home opens its grand doors to the public for a ribbon cutting and what everyone has been waiting for: the renovation reveal. On Thursday, January 24th at 4 PM, Dodi and Bobby Strunk, owners of R Strunk Funeral Home and Cremation Services and new occupants of the building, will be joined by ... View Article

December 20, 2018

Phoenixville Hospital Lowering Charges for Wide Range of Services

Dear Community Leaders, I am excited to share with you the news that, effective December 1, 2018, Phoenixville Hospital has lowered charges for a wide range of services, procedures, tests, medications, and supplies. These reductions will average approximately 30 percent compared to current charges. This unprecedented move grows out of Phoenixville Hospital’s membership in Tower Health. When Tower Health was founded last year, we hired an independent, third-party reviewer to analyze the “charge master” at each hospital, comparing it against ... View Article

November 26, 2018

Christmas at Valley Forge Returns to Phoenixville

PHOENIXVILLE, PA, November 10, 2018 — The University of Valley Forge (UVF) will celebrate the Christmas season by hosting its annual concert event, Christmas at Valley Forge, on Friday, November 30 and Saturday, December 1. Talented musicians and singers from the UVF Music Department will perform as part of the Wind Ensemble, the Patriot Bells (a handbell ensemble), the Jazz Ensemble, and the University Choir. At select points throughout the evening, a light show will enhance the senses, illuminating the concert ... View Article