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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5 million relocation project, transferring the company's clinical storage and distribution services from its Phoenixville site.
Gautreau, if elected, aims to cultivate a drug response team to combat the usage of opioids and heroin that have been the apparent cause of deaths for several residents in Phoenixville.
The Borough Council voted unanimously to establish a goal of moving West Chester to 100 percent clean and renewable energy just a week after nearby Phoenixville made a similar 100 percent commitment.
Hospitals included in the transaction are 169-bed Brandywine Hospital in Coatesville, 148-bed Chestnut Hill Hospital in Philadelphia, 63-bed Jennersville Hospital in West Grove, 151-bed Phoenixville Hospital in Phoenixville and 232-bed Pottstown Memorial Medical Center in Pottstown.
According to the application filed at the township, the land is currently owned and will be developed by 9 Malin Road Development, LLC, at 110 North Phoenixville Pike, suite 100 in Malvern.
Barry Sankey is a Sports Reporter for the Phoenixville Newspaper, covering stories relating to local, scholastic, collegiate and professional sports.
A shareholder class action lawsuit has been filed against Phoenixville, Pa.
CK: I'm Cyndy Kryder and I live in Phoenixville, Pennsylvania, which is actually suburban Philadelphia.
Gautreau was sent back to the United States on a medical ship and was treated at hospitals in New York and Framingham before settling at a military hospital in Phoenixville, Pa.
Customers Bank is a community-based, full-service bank headquartered in Phoenixville, Pa.
In his new position, Ciarlante would operate from the bank's Phoenixville Office.
on Friday and sold the assets off to New Century Bank of Phoenixville, Pa.