In Other News

PennDOT unveils proposed roundabout for Route 222 & Long Lane intersection in Maxatawny

By Emily Leayman For 21st Century Media |


  • News

    The Impact of Severin Fayerman: A man who lived the American dream

    The recent passing of Mr. Severin Fayerman on Monday, January 12, 2015, has been felt all over Berks County.

    By Lindsey MacGregor Daniel Boone Student Reporter |

  • News

    Bomb threat at Montgomery County Courthouse under investigation

    An investigation is underway to find out who called in two bomb threats on Thursday morning that led to the evacuation of the county’s courthouse.

    By Dan Clark |

  • Events

    Frecon Farms slates Winter Warmer Open House this Saturday, community invited

    Community members are invited to the inaugural Winter Warmer Open House at Frecon Farms, Saturday January 31. The event will celebrate the launch of a Winter Savory Menu from The Bakery at Frecon Farms.

    Berks-Mont News staff |

  • News

    Boyertown superintendent recognizes Develin for ‘hard work and dedication’

    In a week that shines the brightest spotlight on athletic achievements, Boyertown Area School District Superintendent Richard Faidley instead focused on the academics and persistence of James Develin.

    By Kaitlyn Foti @kaitlynfoti on Twitter |

  • Social groups and organizations

    Hamburg Rotary welcomes Assistant District Governor Area 3 District 7430

    President Titus Miller welcomes Robert Horbaugh the Assistant District Governor Area 3 District 7430 who is an Attorney at Stevens and Lee. He shared messages from the District and the convention that will be held at Gettysburg on April 24, 25 and 26.


  • News

    Hamburg Middle School student wins third place in poster contest

    Jacob Mohn, 12, a student at Hamburg Middle School, won third place in the Lions Club District 14-P (Berks and Chester Counties) 2014 International Peace Poster contest. Jacob is the son of Central Berks Lions Club Past President Mark Mohn and Central Berks Lions Club Secretary Heather Mohn of Tilden Township. The Central Berks Lions Club, Centerport, sponsored Jacob’s entry in the contest.


  • News

    Rep. Marcy Toepel invites District 147 residents to attend open house

    Rep. Marcy Toepel (R-Montgomery) is hosting an open house at her district office, located at 1885 Swamp Pike, Suite 107, in Gilbertsville, on Thursday, Feb. 5, from noon to 6 p.m. The office is located in the Hanover Court Shopping Center.

    From the Pennsylvania House of Representatives |

  • News

    Police ID man found inside burning car in Amity

    The body found inside a burning car in Amity Sunday, Jan. 25 morning was identified Monday, Jan. 26 by Berks County officials.

    By Kaitlyn Foti @kaitlynfoti on Twitter |

  • News

    Berks County worried about budget-busting costs of Obamacare

    While the word ‘forecast’ is bringing a fair amount of ire to the area right now, the concept has made Robert Patrizio’s job as Berks County chief financial officer a lot easier.

    By Kaitlyn Foti @kaitlynfoti on Twitter |

  • News

    RACC’s Phi Theta Kappa chapter receives national recognition

    Reading Area Community College’s chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa honor society will receive a $500 award as part of its selection as a 2014 Honors Case Study Challenge award winner by the national Phi Theta Kappa office. Phi Theta Kappa is the international honor society for two-year colleges.

    Courtesy of Reading Area Community College |

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