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Area celebrates Beer Week with local pub crawl (The Mercury, Pottstown PA)
Philadelphia wraps up its second annual Philly Beer Week this weekend. On Saturday, from 1 to 5 p.m., Phoenixville hosts a “Meet the Brewers Pub Crawl.” Sly Fox Brewing Operations Manager Tim Ohst says about eight different restaurants or bars will be represented, including his Royersford-based microbrewery.

Limerick lays off three code office employees (The Mercury, Pottstown PA)
A slumping construction market has claimed more jobs, as the Board of Supervisors terminated three employees from its code enforcement department Thursday night.

$400M Graterford prison complex plans unveiled (The Mercury, Pottstown PA)
State officials have unveiled plans for two new prisons to replace Graterford State Prison, currently the largest maximum-security prison in Pennsylvania.