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Hamburg cleans up after flooding, residents seek assistance

By Lisa Mitchell|

Birdsboro Woman’s Club to host Annual Car Show Sept. 23

The Woman’s Club of Birdsboro will host their Annual Car Show, rain or shine, on Sunday, September 23, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Daniel Boone High School 501 Chestnut Street, Route 345. Jack and Son’s Auto Body is the Premier Sponsor. As ...

From Suzanne Lander|


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    Update: More details revealed in 1923 Ford and Harley collision

    Police provided more details regarding a July 29 collision between a 1923 Ford convertible car a Harley-Davidson motorcycle.

    Lisa Mitchell

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    Starfest postponed until Aug. 18 due to forecast thunderstorms

    A day of expected thunderstorms has caused the postponement of the Starfest event scheduled for Saturday at Hopewell Furnace National Historic Site until next weekend.

    Digital First Media|

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    Tens of thousands expected to see country music stars at Citadel Country Spirit USA

    It’s a brave new world for the Ludwig’s Corner Horse Show grounds, which has the capacity for a crowd of 15,000.

    By Brian Bingaman @brianbingaman on Twitter|

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    Community dines together at Kutztown Dinner on Main

    Hundreds gathered in the 200 block of West Main Street, Kutztown, for the 4th Annual Dinner on Main on Aug. 4.

    From KCP|

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    Elvis impersonator Jeff Krick hosted by The Center at Spring Street

    Jeff Krick and The Essential Elvis Tribute Band rocked the auditorium of Morning Star Fellowship, Bechtelsville, on Aug. 3 to the delight of nearly 250 fans! Jeff delivered a knock-out Elvis Tribute performance singing and swiveling to all of Elvis’ hits. Some lucky fans even received scarves during the performance! The Center at Spring Street wishes to thank all who attended, Morning Star Fellowship for providing its beautiful venue, Nate Rivera for providing technical assistance,...

    From Debra Brauner|

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    Topton girl, 13, crowned Teen Miss PA

    Britney Jeschonek, 13, a resident of Topton in Berks County, has become state royalty with PageantDoor as the 2018-19 Teen Miss Pennsylvania. She will be representing the state of Pennsylvania at nationals in March 2019 in Orlando, Fla. to compete for the national title.

    Submitted to Digital First Media|

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    Building a Better Boyertown presents Dog Days of August

    Building A Better Boyertown is pleased to announce the annual Dog Days of August event from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 18. The pet focused event is held just off East Philadelphia Avenue on North Chestnut Street in downtown Boyertown, between Robin Zimmer’s Pets, and Tompkins VIST bank. This community event is open to the public, and their furry best friends. Building a Better Boyertown invites you and your favorite pet to come and enjoy the splash pools provided by the YMCA...

    From Emily Jones|

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    Times & SBN Community Calendar Aug. 16

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    State Police investigate Maxatawny house fire as possible arson

    State Police are investigating a Maxatawny Township residential fire as possible arson.

    Lisa Mitchell

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    Puppy stolen from pet shop recovered in Boyertown

    NORTH COVENTRY >> Lucky the puppy has certainly lived up to his name.

    By Evan Brandt @PottstownNews on Twitter|

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