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Of the eight candidates seeking seats on the Boyertown Area School Board, only one was knocked off the ballot in Tuesday’s primary elections — John DeMartino in Region 1. ...

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    Sarah Chudnovsky of Shillington spent a week testing almost 2 million people’s drinking water on June 3-9. This occurred as she and more than 200 others paddled up to 112 miles during the Schuylkill River Sojourn, which spans from Schuylkill Haven to Philadelphia.

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    Burglaries, vehicle break-ins in tri-county area land two men in prison

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    Douglass (Mont.) borrows $1.2M for public works building

    DOUGLASS (Mont.) >> Township supervisors recently voted unanimously to borrow nearly $1.2 million to pay for the new public works building already under construction on Municipal Drive.

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    ‘Optimize Your Brain’ with Chestnut Knoll

    Chestnut Knoll Personal Care and Memory Care is pleased to invite the public to a free presentation on Thursday, August 3, from 6:30-8 p.m. to learn more about maintaining a healthy brain.

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    Laurel Center in Hamburg wins bronze national quality award

    Laurel Center, a 130-bed Genesis HealthCare skilled nursing center (or senior living center) in Hamburg, has been recognized as a 2017 recipient of the Bronze – Commitment to Quality Award for its dedication to improving the lives of residents through quality care.

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    Frecon Farms announces third Farm to Table Experience

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