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

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Celebrating a nation (Lansdale PA Reporter)
Members of the 2nd Pennsylvania Regiment perform a firing drill on Sunday during a Continental Army re-enactment as part of the President’s Day Weekend at Valley Forge National Historic Park.

Exelon wants to ship radioactive waste (Lansdale PA Reporter)
Exelon Corp. has applied for government permission to begin shipping some of the low-level radioactive waste generated at the Limerick Nuclear Generating Station to its Peach Bottom Atomic Power Station in York County.

Castor decries lack of RFPs (Lansdale PA Reporter)
After discovering Montgomery County officials may have violated the law by contracting with two law firms to handle a $35 million bond issue, Commissioner Bruce Castor Jr. is demanding to see a list of professional service contracts entered into since the commissioners took office two years ago.

Spring-Ford student one of two dead in crash (Phoenixville PA Phoenix)
A Spring-Ford High School student and a Souderton woman were killed and two others seriously injured following a two-vehicle accident along Game Farm Road Sunday afternoon.

Ursinus College president stepping down (Phoenixville PA Phoenix)
Ursinus College President John Strassburger told a campus gathering today that he will step down from the presidency June 30 for personal and health reasons. President Strassburger, the 12th president of Ursinus College, is serving in his 16th year.

Two Killed, Two Injured in Montgomery Co. Accident (WFMZ-TV, Allentown PA)
Two people were killed and two were seriously injured in a head-on crash Sunday afternoon. It happened at Game Farm and Smith roads in Lower Frederick Township, Montgomery County.

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