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Fleetwood girl, 11: ‘I ran in mud through the Zombie Apocalypse’

By Rodeo Marie Hanson Columnist|

Hawk Pride on Parade: Fire truck parade spotlights Hamburg area athletes

Almost 200 student athletes perched on fire trucks and paraded through Hamburg streets on Thursday, October 12. The parade is an annual tradition for the town during the week of Hamburg Area School District’s Homecoming festivities. ...

By Kolleen Long For Digital First Media|

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  • Lifestyle

    Pottstown Halloween parade kicks off at 7 p.m. on Oct. 24

    About 350 children dressed in their finest costumes will march down High Street in the annual Pottstown Community Halloween Parade on Tuesday, Oct. 24, beginning at 7 p.m. at High and Bailey streets. Rain date is Thursday, Oct. 26. They will be accompanied by the Pottstown and Pottsgrove high school and middle school marching bands. The Boyertown Alumni Band and the Phillie Phanatic and a contingent from the Reading Royals will also make an appearance.

    Digital First Media|

  • News

    PennDOT announces winter preparations, unveils online travel tool

    EAST NORRITON >> We may not be ready to admit that the falling leaves and colorful mums will soon yield to snow and ice, but PennDOT is more than ready for the impending, if dreaded, winter.

    By Gary Puleo gpuleo@21st-centurymedia.com @MustangMan48 on Twitter|

  • Entertainment

    MUSIC HIGHLIGHTS: Yumi Zouma, Soulfly and Death From Above among next week’s best concert bets

    For Digital First Media Welcome to “Seven in Seven,” where each Friday we take a look at shows coming to the region over the next week. Whether your musical tastes are rock and roll, jazz, heavy metal, singer-songwriter or indie, there’ll always be something to check out in the coming days.

    By Michael Christopher|

  • Home and Garden

    FROM THE GROUND UP: What’s wrong with this picture?

    My friend Pam Smyth made a poignant post to Facebook last week. Along with a photo of some of the beautiful Coatesville fields and woodlands near her home, she wrote,

    By Pamela Baxter|

  • Entertainment

    EVENT: Pottstown Brew Fest welcomes 50+ craft brewers, wineries, cider makers, and food trucks

    Pottstown — The award-winning Pottstown Brew Fest returns to Pottstown in a new location — the Norco Fire Company on Oct. 28 for a celebration of craft beer, wine, cider, food and music. Guests can sample 110+ beers and ciders from craft brewers from the Mid-Atlantic region and across the United States.

    Submitted to Digital First Media|

  • News

    Village Library Fall Book Sale had them lining up at the door

    People lined up at the door for Village Library’s annual Fall Book Sale in Morgantown Oct. 12 to 14.

    By Carol Quaintance For Digital First Media |

  • Events

    Get your Greek on at annual Berks County food festival

    READING >> Take a trip to the Greek isles without leaving Berks County at the 47th Annual Greek Food Bazaar at Sts. Constantine & Helen Greek Orthodox Church.

    By Tony Phyrillas tphyrillas@21st-centurymedia.com @tonyphyrillas on Twitter|

  • News

    Kutztown School Board votes to replace aged boiler at KES

    Kutztown Area School Board discussed and decided on the best course of action to take regarding one of the two boilers that are running in Kutztown Elementary School during the Oct. 16 school board meeting.

    By Laura E. Quain For Digital First Media|

  • News

    Pottstown NAACP to host viewing of ‘Marshall’ at AMC Theater

    POTTSTOWN >> A special viewing of the movie Marshall is scheduled to make an appearance in Pottstown theaters this weekend, and the community has Pottstown’s NAACP to thank.

    By Marian Dennis mdennis@21st-centurymedia.com @MarianDennis1 on Twitter|

  • News

    Village Library hosts Ivan Stoltzfus book signing on Veterans Day

    Village Library in Morgantown hosts a book signing event on Veterans Day by Honey Brook author and auctioneer C. Ivan Stoltzfus whose book is about his journey across America from sea to shining sea.

    From Village Library|

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