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Twelve former troopers honored

Trooper Melley Lodge|

Hamburg Area High School students, teachers explore virtual reality classroom

Hamburg students, teachers and administrators entered virtual reality, using 3D computer technology on Feb. 21. ...

By Lisa Mitchell|



    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...


  • Announcements

    Exeter library announces ‘One Book, One Community’ events

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


  • 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, @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.


  • 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|

  • Entertainment

    Oasis of orchids: Horticultural display at Longwood highlights varieties of orchids

    The party is called “Orchid Extravaganza” and you can come see it through March 31.

    By Brian Bingaman @brianbingaman on Twitter|

  • Entertainment

    Bruce Hornsby tours with Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder, stops at AMC

    Country and bluegrass legend Ricky Skaggs and renowned pianist and songwriter Bruce Hornsby are back touring with Skaggs’ band, Kentucky Thunder on new material and bluegrass classics. The Grammy award winning pair share a love of mountain music, delivering a show full of high-lonesome sound, full throttle blusegrass picking, and improvisational piano.

    By Chris Cameron For Digital First Media|

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