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Exeter board votes ‘no’ to merger

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DVD previews: ‘Bettie Page Reveals All’, ‘Barefoot’ and more

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    Johnny Cash visits The Heritage, Shillington

    “Hello – I’m not Johnny Cash!” Nearly 400 residents and guests at The Heritage of Green Hills, an active, over 55 independent living community in Shillington, enjoyed three free performances recently by singer and songwriter and Johnny Cash impersonator David Stone.

    From Heritage |

  • Lifestyle

    Chestnut Knoll At Home and Fox Rehabilitation offer Certificate Course for Professionals and Students

    Attention Physical and Occupational Therapists, Social Workers, Case Managers, and Nurses: do you need contact hours? Chestnut Knoll At Home and Fox Rehabilitation are offering two free, two-hour certificate courses for professionals and students on Thursday, April 24 and Tuesday, April 29

    From Chestnut Knoll |

  • Lifestyle

    YMCA volunteers get the Boyertown pool in shape for summer

    Summer is just around the corner and for most Boyertownian’s that means packing up the beach bag with towels and sunblock for a day at the Boyertown Pool. Crystal clear and as blue as the Mediterranean it may not cross anyone’s mind just how much work it takes to get the pool and that refreshing aqua blue oasis ready for visitors.

    By Hilda Hynes For 21st Century Media |

  • Columns

    A Look Back in History: Pa Dutch youth celebrate Palm Sunday

    A former resident of the Lehigh Valley, where the 1741 Moravian Church at Bethlehem celebrated their church services with brass musical instruments, I was delighted when Salem United Church of Christ in Oley Township invited the Mount Laurel Brass Quintet to participate in Sunday’s Palm Sunday Worship Service. It also featured several youth from our PA Dutch congregation, who under the direction of Mrs. Leon Rhoads, entered the historic church edifice waving very colorful streamers as...

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  • General news

    Eggstravaganza takes over Berks Heritage Center

    Seventy degrees and sunshine welcomed hundreds of families to the Berks County Parks & Recreation’s Eggstravaganza event at the bucolic and historic property of the county’s Heritage Center. For three hours on Saturday, families enjoyed free children’s activities and entertainment that were as much a celebration as spring’s arrival as the upcoming Easter holiday.

    By Mary Himmelberger For 21st Century Media |

  • General news

    Beef and Beer kicked off 2014 Dollars for Dogs Golf Tournament

    The 2014 Dollars for Dogs Golf Tournament kicked off their fundraising with a beef and beer on April 4th at the Spring Hollow Golf Club in Spring City.

    By Gailynne M. Ferguson For 21st Century Media |

  • General news

    Boyertown high school students shadow local businesses

    The Berks-Mont Business Association gave students another opportunity this year to experience the workforce first-hand.

    Rebecca Blanchard
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  • Entertainment

    Come visit FX’s darkly fun ‘Fargo’

    FX’s enjoyable “Fargo,” written and executive-produced by Noah Hawley, is both an homage to and an extended riff on the beloved 1996 film by Joel and Ethan Coen.

    Hank Stuever, The Washington Post |

  • Entertainment

    DVD previews: ‘Bettie Page Reveals All’, ‘Barefoot’ and more

    Capsule reviews of the next week’s video releases, on DVD and Blu-ray, including special features:

    By Staff, The Washington Post |

  • General news

    Special meeting planned in Oley: Proposed landfill expansion to be discussed

    OLEY — A proposed vertical expansion of the Rolling Hills Landfill in Earl Township will be the subject of a special meeting scheduled for May 15 in Oley.

    By Lynn A. Gladieux For 21st Century Media |

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