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  1. 20 Views: Here's Why Homecoming Is Still ImportantRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Sanatoga Post

    The decades-old tradition that is Pottsgrove High School's Homecoming Spirit Week will be observed again this year next Monday through Friday, Oct. 6-10 , with several activities. Formal senior portraits will be taken Wednesday through Friday in the school library; the supervised student bonfire goes up Thursday night at 7 p.m.; and on Friday the Falcons match up against Pottstown at 7 p.m. in the "Pink Out" homecoming game on Pennypacker Field , which also supports cancer research.

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  2. Township Keeps Eye On Quarry Assessment AppealRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Sanatoga Post

    Keep your eyes open, members of the Lower Pottsgrove Board of Commissioners told township Solicitor Robert Brant on Thursday , in directing him to watch a legal case that could have a potential impact on future tax revenues. Brant advised the board that the Reading Materials Inc. division of the H&K Group, which operates the Pottstown Trap Rock quarry and asphalt plant in Sanatoga, is challenging a Montgomery County Board of Assessment Appeals decision on the value of its property at 394 Linfield Rd. He asked for, and unanimously received, commissioners' approval to formally follow the proceedings on their behalf.

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  3. Tuesday's Headlines In The Sanatoga PostRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Sanatoga Post

    Township Keeps Eye On Quarry Assessment Appeal In a legal case that may affect tax revenues for both Lower Pottsgrove and the Pottsgrove School District, the township solicitor was asked to keep his eye on the proceedings. 20 Views: Here's Why Homecoming Is Still Important Pottsgrove High School's homecoming week traditions remain alive, decades after they died at other schools.

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  4. Monday's Headlines In The Sanatoga PostRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Sanatoga Post

    'Grove High Work May Mean 2015 Calendar Changes Contractors' need of a crucial extra week for Pottsgrove High School reconstruction during the summer of 2015 may delay reopening schools until after next Labor Day, the superintendent said. Pottsgrove Board Approves 36 Personnel Decisions They included professional substitutes, support staff resignations, substitutes and appointments, student-teacher assignments, conference attendance and an executive session.

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  5. Saturday's Headlines In The Sanatoga PostRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | The Sanatoga Post

    Warrant Check: Where Did Your Money Go In August? Of the more than $3.69 million spent on Lower Pottsgrove township operations during the first eight months of 2014, about $337,000 was paid out during August. Here's where the money went.

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  6. Pottsgrove Sept. 23 Meeting Now Being BroadcastRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | The Sanatoga Post

    A video recording of the Pottsgrove Board of School Directors' public meeting held Tuesday is being broadcast Sundays at 6 p.m. and Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m. on Comcast educational access Channel 22 of the Pottstown Community Television Network, according to the PCTV program schedule .

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  7. Sunnybrook Hosts Food Tastings Dinner TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | The Sanatoga Post

    For a second year, chefs at the area's most popular restaurants and gourmet food providers will team up tonight to provide an evening of what promoters describe as "amazing cuisine," hosted by Sanatoga's own Sunnybrook Ballroom. The 2014 edition of the "Farmer And The Chef" food tasting event, conducted by the Collegeville Economic Development Corp., will open from 6-9 p.m. at the ballroom, 50 Sunnybrook Rd. Tickets, which cost $50, will be available at the door, according to corporation Executive Director Rachael Morrison; as well as by calling 610-454-1050, or online, here .

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  8. Hiring Law Firm On Pottsgrove Directors' AgendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | The Sanatoga Post

    Hiring the education specialty law firm of Sweet Stevens Katz and Williams LLP , which operates offices in New Britain and Pittston PA, is among the business agenda items scheduled to be considered during tonight's meeting of the Pottsgrove Board of School Directors, beginning at 7:30 in the district office on Kauffman Road. The agenda, which became available last week on the district website, indicates the board will "enter into a legal services consultation agreement" with the firm at a cost of $2,500.

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  9. Greaseband Returns For Meals On Wheels' EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | The Sanatoga Post

    The Fabulous Greaseband features male and female lead vocalists in a front trio backed by a group of instrumentalists. They perform extensively along the East Coast between Washington DC and New York City.

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  10. Friday's Headlines In The Sanatoga PostRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | The Sanatoga Post

    In Senate Surprise, Property Tax Reform Creeps Ahead But the joy Berks County resident and property tax reform advocate Tammy Keener felt Tuesday may be short-lived. A bill that would change how schools are funded faces stiff opposition.

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  11. Pottsgrove Board Members Debut In Starring RolesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | The Sanatoga Post

    Although it's been available on YouTube since Monday , the first video recording of a Pottsgrove Board of School Directors' public meeting will be officially broadcast tonight at 6:30 p.m. on Comcast educational access Channel 22 of the Pottstown Community Television Network , according to the PCTV program schedule. A second airing on the same channel is scheduled for Sunday at 6 p.m., the district website reported.

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  12. New Citations Expected Against Citgo Land OwnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | The Sanatoga Post

    More legal troubles lie ahead for owners of the abandoned Citgo gas station and convenience store property at the intersection of Mervine and North Charlotte Streets in Lower Pottsgrove, Solicitor Robert Brant has confirmed, in renewed efforts to act against visual blight on the corner that the Board of Commissioners calls the township's northern gateway. Brant earlier this month said he is "looking at potential township ordinance violations" to be filed against Pottstown Land Corp. , which according to Montgomery County property records has owned the 17,600-square-foot parcel at 1258 N. Charlotte since March 1988.

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  13. Monday's Headlines In The Sanatoga PostRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | The Sanatoga Post

    New Citations Expected Against Citgo Land Owners Owners of the long-abandoned Citgo gas station at Mervine and North Charlotte streets in Lower Pottsgrove may receive additional citations this month concerning the state of the property. Asphalt Paves Pottsgrove Route For First Responders Paving is complete for an emergency access route between Pottsgrove Middle School and the Coddington View housing community to its west.

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  14. Civil Service Board To Review Promotions List, HiringRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | The Sanatoga Post

    Job promotions and new hires will be on the brief agenda of the Lower Pottsgrove Civil Service Commission when it meets Sept. 17 at 5:30 p.m. in the municipal building at 2199 Buchert Rd. Only a half-hour seems to be allotted for its business, at which the township police force may be a primary focus.

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  15. Thursday's Headlines In The Sanatoga PostRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | The Sanatoga Post

    Surprise! Pottsgrove's Delayed Reimbursements Ahead Money the Pottsgrove School District might have thought it would never see, $350,000 in state reimbursements for construction of Ringing Rocks Elementary, may roll in soon. Pole Barn Proposal Attracts Commissioners' Notice Lower Pottsgrove's manager has been asked by township commissioners to appear at a Sept.

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  16. Wednesday's Headlines In The Sanatoga PostRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | The Sanatoga Post

    Pottsgrove's 'The Achiever' Will Still Arrive In Mail But the school district's news publication to taxpayers will be issued three times a year, not four. One edition will comprise an annual report.

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  17. Lights! Camera! Pottsgrove Board Caught In a ActionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | The Sanatoga Post

    With the start of the academic year in September, a somewhat divided Pottsgrove Board of School Directors pledged four months ago its meetings would be videotaped and broadcast for public viewing on the Borough of Pottstown's publicly available television outlet, The PCTV Network . Right on cue Tuesday night , PCTV's Gus Tellis arrived at Pottsgrove Middle School on North Hanover Street with his camera, headphones and all the necessary gear to make the school board's first recording for posterity.

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  18. George To Lead Montgomery County Intermediate UnitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | The Sanatoga Post

    Directors of the Montgomery County Intermediate Unit, which provides a variety of services to the Pottsgrove, Pottstown, and Spring-Ford Area school districts, on Monday announced it selected Dr. John J. George as the unit's new executive director, effective Oct. 20. George, who since 2008 has served as executive director of the similar Berks County Intermediate Unit, succeeds Dr. Jerry Shiveley as MCIU chief. Shiveley retired in June .

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  19. Township Police Charge Pottstown Man In BurglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | The Sanatoga Post

    A Pottstown man has allegedly admitted to committing a burglary at a Hilltop Road home, Lower Pottsgrove police reported Sunday shortly after noon in a press release. Criminal Investigator and Ofc.

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  20. Tuesday Case May Affect Local Schools' Charter CostsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 7 | The Sanatoga Post

    A case due to come Tuesday before the Pennsylvania Supreme Court may affect how the Pottsgrove, Pottstown, Spring-Ford Area and other school districts statewide stop or slow the loss of their students and supporting revenue to charter schools. The lawsuit, which does not involve local districts directly, is being brought by the West Philadelphia Achievement Charter Elementary School against the Philadelphia School District.

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