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NomFest in Kutztown helps poor, homeless

By Lisa Mitchell|

True hometown spirit alive at Fleetwood Community Carnival

The Fleetwood Community Carnival offered fun for all ages Tuesday to Saturday, July 19 to 23, at the Fleetwood Community Park. The carnival included rides, food, Midway and entertainment. ...

By Lisa Mitchell|


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    State Theatre of Boyertown readies to reopen

    The State Theatre is getting ready to reopen to the public for the first time since its closure in March 2015. Major renovation work is happening right now to prepare for an October opening.

    Rebecca Blanchard

  • Sports

    Pine Forge captures Mid-Atlantic championship

    MT. OLIVE, N.J. >> Pine Forge had blanked Mt. Olive (N.J.) 8-0 Saturday to make the championship round of the 16-18 Babe Ruth Mid-Atlantic Regional, sending the hosts to the loser’s bracket final.

    By Dan Dunkin For Digital First Media @DanDunkin1 on Twitter |

  • Food

    Chocoholics rejoice!

    Gail Warner circled tomorrow on her calendar as a day to celebrate. And if you love chocolate, you should too.

    By Emily Ryan For Digital First Media |

  • News

    Union Township to approve SALDO changes

    The Union Township Board of Supervisors approved on July 18 to proceed with updating its SALDO (subdivision and land development) ordinance.

    By Denise Larive For Digital First Media |

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    West Pottsgrove pool closes amid heat wave

    WEST POTTSGROVE >> Just as the latest summer heat wave has sent temperatures into the triple digits, it was announced suddenly that the West Pottsgrove Community Pool will be closed for the rest of the summer due to financial problems.

    By Evan Brandt @PottstownNews on Twitter |

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    Pottstown’s outdoor market now has produce fresh off the farm

    POTTSTOWN >> Get fresh with it at the local outdoor farmers market which now has a variety of fruits and vegetables available along with weekly entertainment.

    By Michilea Patterson @MichileaP on Twitter |

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    Sanatoga Green wins zoning variances from Lower Pottsgrove

    LOWER POTTSGROVE >> The project looking to put more than 500 housing units, office space and a 100-room hotel on more than 50 acres near the Limerick outlets took another step forward Tuesday night.

    By Evan Brandt @PottstownNews on Twitter |

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    Wilkerson invited Pottstown to town-wide talk

    POTTSTOWN >> A high school senior when he was elected last year, Pottstown School Board member Emanuel Wilkerson brings a uniquely youthful perspective to that august body.

    By Evan Brandt @PottstownNews on Twitter |

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    Free summer lunch program returns for Pottstown students

    POTTSTOWN >> Pottstown students will always have a place to go for free lunch this summer, thanks to the return of the borough’s food service program.

    By Eric Devlin @Eric_Devlin on Twitter |

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    Stop the Drugs, Stop the Violence event brings community groups together

    POTTSTOWN >> The 95-degree heat wasn’t enough to keep some of Pottstown’s best community crusaders from spreading their message.

    By Marian Dennis @MarianDennis1 on Twitter |

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