20090610-24Hours100px-ZlomekThe Limerick Post scanned available news feeds during recent days and found these stories of local interest.

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Teleflex selling power-systems unit (The Inquirer, Philadelphia PA)
Teleflex Inc. of Limerick PA announced today that it is selling its power-systems business to Fuel Systems Solutions Inc. of California for $14.5 million cash.

Wyeth shareholders overwhelmingly back sale to Pfizer (The Inquirer, Philadelphia PA)
It took just a few minutes for a vast majority of shareholders of Wyeth, the 83-year-old pharmaceutical giant with operations in Collegeville and Malvern, to say goodbye and approve the company’s $68 billion acquisition by New York-based Pfizer during its last annual meeting today.

Montco sees decline in commercial construction (The Intelligencer, Doylestown PA)
Non-residential construction in Montgomery County during 2008 was the lowest it has been in the past five years.