Phoenixville

Phoenixville

(fē`nĭksvĭl), borough (1990 pop. 15,066), Chester co., SE Pa., on the Schuylkill River; settled 1720, inc. 1849. Iron deposits in the region led to the early development of an iron industry and later (1886) to the manufacture of steel. Food processing and tool and die manufacture are important; other products include corrugated boxes, plastics, and adhesives. Phoenixville was the westernmost point in the state reached (1777) by the British during the Revolutionary War. Several 18th-century stone houses are there. Valley ForgeValley Forge,
on the Schuylkill River, SE Pa., NW of Philadelphia. There, during the American Revolution, the main camp of the Continental Army was established (Dec., 1777–June, 1778) under the command of Gen. George Washington.
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 is a few miles to the southeast.
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Bidders will meet at the Phoenixville Area School District Administration Offices Board Room, 386 City Line Avenue, Phoenixville, PA 19460-4400 on January 7th, 2016 @ 2:00.
A shareholder class action lawsuit has been filed against Phoenixville, Pa.
Chatty Monks will be opening a second, larger location next year in Phoenixville, in addition to expanding their current space with second floor seating.
West Chester, Phoenixville, and Collegeville seniors 55 years of age and older attended the 21st Annual Senior Health & Fitness Day at the Spring Valley YMCA this Wednesday and participated in a number of activities dedicated to building healthy workout habits every day.
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In the tiny mill town of Phoenixville, citizens had three options for memorial ceremonies: the county's, the Catholic church's, or the town's, which I visited, where the mayor read a solemn speech in front of the town's two dozen police officers, each in his dressiest uniform.
By and large, evolution denies any view of God being involved in the creation of any form of life on earth," he told the Phoenixville News.
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If you area serious metal fan put down the bong, comb the hair outta yer eyes, and send $3 to PO Box 731, Phoenixville, PA 19460