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Employees help drive the walking school bus in Pottstown

By Michilea Patterson The Mercury |

Pottsgrove Manor to offer hands-on program for children

On Saturday, Oct. 24 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., historic Pottsgrove Manor will host a day of interactive history with “The Plantation Whereon I Live: A Hands-On Experience of Everyday Life at Pottsgrove Manor.” ...

Montgomery County |


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    Exeter Police to host child seat seminar next month

    Exeter Police announced Friday, Oct. 9, that next month they will be having child seat seminars for the public.

    By Marian Dennis @MarianDennis1 on Twitter |

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    Red Corner Benefit returns to Douglassville for 7th year

    union >> The Annual Red Corner Benefit is returning to Union Township for its 7th year this week.

    By Marian Dennis @MarianDennis1 on Twitter |

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    Chestnut Knoll makes strides to end Alzheimer’s

    Chestnut Knoll Personal Care and Memory Care recently took the steps to help the Alzheimer’s Association by participating in the 2015 Walk to End Alzheimer’s on Saturday, Oct. 10. As a team, they so far have raised more than $12,000 for this year’s Walk to End Alzheimer’s, and they are currently ranked in the Top Five teams in the Delaware Valley Chapter.

    Chestnut Knoll |

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    Oley Fire Co. 8th Annual Antique Power and Apple Festival Car Show

    By Carl Hess For Berks-Mont News


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    Two-car accident on Kutztown Road

    At approximately 8:01 p.m. on Oct. 5, an accident involving two vehicles occurred on Kutztown Road, 150 feet south of Moselem Springs Road, in Richmond Township.


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    State Police: One-car crash in Union Township

    On Oct. 4, State Police at Reading responded to a one-vehicle crash on Black Matte Road in Union Township.


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    Rotary honors students of the month at Kutztown Tavern

    The Kutztown Rotary Club honored Emily Fenstermacher and Sarah Betts as students of the month on Oct. 7 in ceremonies at the Kutztown Tavern.

    By Reno Unger Kutztown Rotary |

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    Kempton couple travels to Austria for world championship triathlon

    Jeff and Raine Fussner recently traveled to Austria for the 1/2 Ironman world championships. After Jeff qualified for the world championships at the Princeton 1/2 Ironman in 2014, the couple planned their trip for August 2015. After a year of training, with many road miles, swims at the quarry, hours on the spin bike and several hundred gels and protein bars consumed, the two were ready for their races in Austria.

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    State System Board of Governors passes resolution in honor of KU Sesquicentennial

    On Oct. 7, The Board of Governors of the State System of Higher Education passed a resolution honoring the Sesquicentennial of Kutztown University. Guido M. Pichini, chair of the Board of Governors and a member of the Kutztown University Council of Trustees, presented the resolution to the board. Accepting on behalf of the university were Susan Pichini, honorary chair of the Sesquicentennial Celebration, Dr. Kenneth S. Hawkinson, president of Kutztown University and Jack Wabby, chair, KU...

    KU University Relations |


    Fleetwood Brownie Troop visits Northern Berks Police, learn how police protect the public

    Fleetwood Girl Scout Brownie Troop 1793 visited Officer Woods and Officer Parks at the Northern Berks Police Station. The girls learned about how the police officers protect them and keep them safe.

    By Linda Yuengel Fleetwood Girl Scout Service Unit Manager |

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