Cake Couture, LLC is located in Spring City.
A pair of local cake artisans have won a regional contest held by the Philadelphia Zoo. Cake Couture, LLC, of Spring City, won the contest by collecting the most in-person votes during the Zoo's "Wild at Heart" weekend on Feb. 9-10 in combination with the most "likes" on the photos of their completed cake in the Philadelphia Zoo's Facebook album. The company announced the win today on its own Facebook page. Proprietors Liz Rega and Mindy Touhey assembled the cake, which depicts a zookeeper tending to a pair of, blue, cake-o-holic exotic birds, during a visit to the zoo last week.
Exelon responds to the commission's inspection finding.
Exelon's Limerick Unit 2 nuclear power plant's breakdown in safety was "unacceptable," a Nuclear Regulatory Commission official said in a news release on Thursday. An NRC inspection earlier this year found "inadequate procedures" related to the operation of two main feed water system valves. The issue -- classified as a low to moderate safety significance -- will bring additional NRC oversight to the plant. According to the release, during a Limerick Unit 2 start-up on April 22, valves failed to close, which made one of the plant’s safety systems, known as the Reactor Core Isolation Cooling system, inoperable from April 23 to May 23, 2011. "Specifically, the partially open valves created a flow path that would have prevented the majority…