In Other News

Blue Mountain Academy opens student-run store

By Lisa Mitchell|

Twelve former troopers honored

During the recent Feb. 21 Troopers Lodge Dinner and Legislative Reception at the Roman Delight Restaurant near Orwigsburg, 12 retired members of Trooper Melley Lodge were honored for their combined service of more than 280 years with the Pennsylvania ...

Trooper Melley Lodge|

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  • TRI COUNTY LOCAL

    TriCounty Community Calendar for Feb. 21

    Now through Feb. 28 Birdhouse show: An old-fashioned wall-mounted telephone, a vintage blue teapot and a cheerful yellow trolley are just a few of the more than 50 of hand-crafted birdhouses, bird feeders and 30 bird-themed quilted wall hangings, pillows and artwork that are up for bid in the ninth annual Birdhouse Show & Silent Auction, now through Tuesday, Feb. 28, at Garden Spot Village. Members of the Garden Spot Village Woodshop started the event in 2009 to raise money for...

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  • Entertainment

    Tachyonmetry to perform at Boyertown’s historic State Theatre

    Tachyonmetry, an alternative folk group from Bucks County, will perform at the State Theatre Saturday, Feb. 25, at 7 p.m.

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  • Announcements

    Exeter library announces ‘One Book, One Community’ events

    -Evening Readers Book Club Wednesday, March 1st at 7 p.m.

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  • News

    Amity Elementary Center announces Spelling Bee winners

    Amity Elementary Center recently held its annual Spelling Bee. Fifth-grader Luke Armstrong was named the champion again this year. The winning word was “conducive.” Armstrong also took first place last year.

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  • News

    Amity postpones turkey farm final approval

    AMITY >> Township supervisors decided on Feb. 15 that Barry Shirey must finalize all pending land development issues before they will approve the final land development plans for his turkey farm business off Route 562.

    By Denise Larive For Digital First Media|

  • Entertainment

    A new ‘Kingdom’ from Frontier Ruckus. Band to play at Johnny Brenda’s

    Matthew Milia thinks it’s “a miracle” that his Detroit-based band, Frontier Ruckus, has been around for nearly 15 years and [just released] its fifth album.

    By Gary Graff ggraff@digitalfirstmedia.com, @GraffonMusic on Twitter|

  • Home and Garden

    FROM THE GROUND UP: Bright spots in the winter

    If you look broadly at the winter landscape, it’s easy to see it all just in browns and grays interspersed with the occasional dark green of non-deciduous trees. But look a little closer and you’ll find that there are shrubs that are full of color, providing an artistic contrast to winter’s otherwise monochromatic palette.

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  • Food

    NUTRITION: Trust your gut instincts. Whole grains are good for you

    The human digestive tract is home to tens of trillions of microorganisms, collectively referred to as the gut microbiota.

    By LeeAnn Weintraub Special to Digital First Media|

  • Food

    THE YANKEE CHEF: A quick, tasty recipe for ‘best gravy you’ll ever have’

    What a great way to make something that is good for you AND a phenomenal way to introduce vegetables into your children’s diet without them even knowing. I have done away with the classic roux thickener here, without any loss of flavor.

    By Jim Bailey|

  • Entertainment

    Monnette Sudler’s Annual Philadelphia Guitar Summit concert returns to MCCC

    This is the 8th year of the Philadelphia Guitar Summit at Montgomery County Community College. Philadelphia’s first lady of guitar, Monnette Sudler, continues to present an interesting and diverse group of artists for this annual event. And this year she will once again deviate from strictly featuring guitarists.

    By Fern Brodkin For Digital First Media|

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