As the year winds down, here's a look at the five most-read stories on Phoenixville Patch.
1. , Oct. 17
The Baltimore Sun covered the death of a woman who fell down a trash chute in a city apartment building.
2. , Aug. 28
This completely user-generated gallery shows the aftermath of this late-August hurricane in the Phoenixville area.
3. , Sept. 21
Following the arrests of Saleem Williams, 20, and Stephen Reidler, 23, for the murder of Selvin Lopez-Mauricio, 22, Phoenixville's 18-year-old Monique Robinson remained on the loose. (Robinson on Dec. 27.)
4. , Sept. 21
A week after the murder of Selvin Lopez-Mauricio, 22, in the 100 block of Prospect Street, police arrested Stephen Reidler, 23, of Linfield, and Saleem Williams, 20, of Sharon Hill. A third suspect, Monique Robinson, 18, of Phoenixville, remained on the loose for a little more than three months following the crime.
5. , Nov. 2
A young man was killed in a crash on Route 113. A former Spring-Ford football player, Vincent DiPaul III was remembered at a game during the last season.