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FROM THE GROUND UP: A prickly business

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Fire damages Hereford barn storing hay, horses

HEREFORD >> A fire Sunday night caused hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of damage to a barn. ...

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

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    FROM THE GROUND UP: A prickly business

    It’s possible that one reason why I love the natural world is that while it doesn’t always look organized, it always makes sense. What baffles me sometimes, though, is seeing how people choose to use plants in unnatural ways, for instance a giant blue spruce blocking the front entrance to a house or a forsythia hedge trimmed into ugly stubs.

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  • News

    Fire damages Hereford barn storing hay, horses

    HEREFORD >> A fire Sunday night caused hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of damage to a barn.

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

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    Boyertown business owner tackles suspect in theft of donation jar

    BOYERTOWN >> A many who allegedly stole a donation jar was tackled by the business owner, police said.

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

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    CCS students compete in Pottstown Soapbox Derby

    Six students from Conestoga Christian School recently participated in the Pottstown Soapbox Derby.

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    Morgantown American Legion outgoing Commander Roger Jacobs welcomes new commander

    Roger Jacobs, outgoing Commander of American Legion, Morgantown, welcomed the new Commander Nick Hine. “As I pass the Commandership over to the next generation I ask one thing, that you keep our Legion as caring of our community as when I left it,” he said. Jacobs was the Commander for Post 537 for three years, and he felt it was time to pass Commandership to the next generation of Legionnaires. During his duration, Jacobs made Commander of the Year in 2014 for the state of...

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  • News

    Chester County Voter Services notifies residents of unaffiliated mailer

    Officials with Chester County’s Department of Voter Services are issuing a notice to county residents regarding a mailer that comes from a private non-profit organization called the Voter Participation Center.

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    Chester County 4-H summer camp to feature veterinary science

    Are you interested in a career with animals? Do you want to learn more about animals, their care and more?

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    Local students honored at SkillsUSA Championships

    Career and technical students in Pennsylvania won some of the nation’s highest awards at the 2016 SkillsUSA Championships, held in Louisville, Kentucky on June 22 and 23. More than 6,000 students competed at the national showcase of career and technical education. The SkillsUSA Championships is the largest skill competition in the world and covers 1.2 million square feet, equivalent to 19 football fields or 25 acres.

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  • Entertainment

    Music in the Grove welcomes Sunnyside July 10

    St. John Center Lutheran Church “Music in the Grove” welcomes Sunnyside on Sunday, July 10 at 6 p.m. Come out and help us make them welcome. The Sunnyside bluegrass gospel harmonies are traditional bluegrass, using instruments such as rhythm guitar, mandolin, banjo, fiddle and bass fiddle.

    St. John Center Lutheran Church |

  • Columns

    PERSON TO PERSON - IMPACT: Touching the heart

    Have you ever met someone you wish you were more like? No, I’m not talking about a young boy who wishes to be a great baseball player like Mike Trout, of the Los Angeles Angels, or a girl who swoons over the latest male movie star or boy band. Nor am I talking about a middle aged person who covets the wealth and possessions of a Fortune 500 Chief Executive Officer.

    By Jeff Hall Columnist |

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