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Unity Concert unites Kutztown University, community after strike

By Laura E. Quain For Digital First Media|

Kutztown University student charged in alleged dorm room accidental stabbing

A Kutztown University student has been charged in an alleged accidental stabbing that occurred at Rothermel Hall on KU’s campus at 10:34 p.m. on Oct. 17. ...

By Lisa Mitchell|


  • Opinion

    The Historian: More about cabbage

    It’s safe to say that in bygone years everyone who had a little ground cultivated a vegetable garden. Not only country folk, but many town dwellers had a fenced back yard garden, often a chicken pen, and maybe even a pig or two.

    By Robert Wood|

  • News

    Church news for the Hamburg area

    The Bridge Church 3561 Old 22, Hamburg


  • Opinion

    welcome to my world: Pennsylvania’s ‘Greene Country’

    “Trees” by Joyce Kilmer “I think that I shall never see

    By Carole Christman Koch Columnist|

  • News

    Calendar of Events for Oct. 26

    Now through Nov. 5 Berks County Genealogical Society: is offering a series of four classes for the beginning genealogist. Classes will meet in the society’s library, Room 413 at the GoggleWorks Center for the Arts, 201 Washington St., Reading, PA 19601. Remaining dates are Saturday, Oct. 29 and Nov. 5 from 2-4 p.m. Cost: $35 per person, includes use of the library on class days Students must preregister by calling the library any day between noon and 4 at (484) 509-4806. Fee is...


  • News

    WTIM: Music Around Town Oct. 26 edition

    What’s going on musically in the Berks-Mont Newspapers coverage area? A lot, and we want to help keep everyone in the know.


  • Opinion

    Think about it: The cut flower culture

    “Culture eats strategy for breakfast.”— Peter Drucker


  • News

    THE YANKEE CHEF: ‘Tis the season for some apple cider donuts

    These truly are fantastic, cake-like donuts (yes, DONUTS, not DOUGHNUTS) that almost have you welcoming the fall weather to come. A word of note, if you are using an electric mixer of any kind, add another ¾ cup flour. I also use Alpine brand cider mix, but any brand will do.

    By Jim Bailey The Yankee Chef |

  • TriCounty Community Calendar Oct. 25

    Event Submissions: Email to at least one week prior to desired publication. Note TriCounty Record Calendar in email subject.


  • News

    Legality of closed Pottstown School Board meeting questioned

    POTTSTOWN >> If the Pottstown School Board wants to encourage more interest and involvement from the community, excluding the public from meetings so new programs can be presented is probably not the best way to do it, according to a legal expert.

    By Evan Brandt @PottstownNews on Twitter|

  • Lifestyle

    Election stress — it’s a real thing now

    With this presidential race, one thing’s clear: There’s nothing united about the states we’re in.

    By Angela Hill Bay Area News Group|

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