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2nd annual March to the Polls: Kutztown University students, Senate candidate Sestak marched 5 miles to Maxatawny Twp. building poll

By Emily Leayman For Berks-Mont News |

Bealer wins close contest in Upper Pottsgrove race

UPPER POTTSGROVE >> Former township commissioner John Bealer won two years on the board Tuesday night, beating a Democrat by just 27 votes. ...

By Evan Brandt @PottstownNews on Twitter |


  • Entertainment

    Welkinweir Estate opens doors for Holiday Open House

    The historic Welkinweir Estate is opening its doors to the public for a festive Holiday Open House on Friday, Dec. 11 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The estate house will be decorated in holiday splendor for all to enjoy! Celebrate the season with joyful music from the estate’s newly restored pipe organ; glimpse the public garden and wintry views of forests and ponds from inside the warm estate; and learn about the history of the estate, which spans three centuries. Marsh Creek Tree Farm...

    Green Valleys Watershed Association |

  • News

    Morgantown Area Business Association names Jim McIntyre new vp of marketing

    James “Jim” McIntyre, Nationwide, has been named the new vice president of marketing for the Morgantown Area Business Association.


  • News

    Three new prosecutors sworn in, joining District Attorney’s Office of Chester County

    Chester County District Attorney Tom Hogan announced that three new Assistant District Attorneys have joined the District Attorney’s Office. Matthew Finley, Caitlin Rice and Samantha Ryan were sworn in before the Honorable Mark L. Tunnell on Friday, Nov. 20.

    District Attorney’s Office of Chester County |

  • News

    Twin Valley Rotary Club honors Students of the Month

    On Nov. 18, the Twin Valley Rotary club was proud to honor Twin Valley High School seniors Hannah Hessler and Kelee Lepage as their Students of the Month.

    Twin Valley School District |

  • Lifestyle

    Winter is the time for garden tool cleaning, maintenance

    The trees have shed their leaves, the perennials have gone dormant and the garden beds have been dressed for the winter as we celebrate the season’s harvest and blessings. But, it’s not time for gardeners to put their feet up just yet! Winter is a great time for cleaning and maintaining lawn and garden tools. Join us at the Garden Tool Show-and-Tell at Satoyama Homestead to see how, with some common household items, you can invest in some up-keep now to save time and effort...

    Satoyama Homestead |

  • News

    TVHS holds College Signing Day; four seniors commit to college on athletic scholarships

    Twin Valley School District is pleased to announce that a College Signing Day was held on Nov. 12 for student athletes that committed to college on an athletic scholarship. Congratulations to the following Twin Valley seniors: AJ Alexy, RJ Wren, Kelee Lepage and Kendra Jones.

    Twin Valley School District |

  • Lifestyle

    Tri County Record Community Calendar Dec. 1

    Event Submissions: send to week prior to publication. Note Tri County Record calendar in email subject.


  • News

    Crime Victims’ Center of Chester County, Inc. names 2015 John J. Crane award recipients

    The Board of Directors of The Crime Victims’ Center of Chester County, Inc. (CVC) has selected West Goshen Township Police Det. Dave Maurer (aka Mrs. Claus) and Tredyffrin Township Police Department Executive Secretary Sharon Rose to receive CVC’s 2015 John J. Crane Allied Professional Award for Excellence in Service to Victims, especially children. The award ceremony will take place at 6 p.m. during CVC’s Annual Holiday Open House Thursday, Dec. 4. Maurer and Rose were...

    The Crime Victims’ Center of Chester County, Inc. |

  • Entertainment

    Hopewell Furnace invites the public to enjoy an ‘Iron Plantation Christmas’

    The National Park Service (NPS) invites the public to celebrate an “Iron Plantation Christmas” and stroll through 100 years of American Christmases at Hopewell Furnace National Historic Site. This free event will take place on Saturday, Dec. 5 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and will feature Christmas as celebrated from 1771 to 1883 at Hopewell Furnace.

    Hopewell Furnace National Historic Site |

  • News

    Chester County SPCA to provide animal sheltering services for Delaware

    On Nov. 23, the Chester County SPCA (CCSPCA) confirmed that their organization has been selected by the Delaware Division of Public Health’s Office of Animal Welfare (OAW) to provide animal sheltering services in support of the state Animal Control Enforcement Unit that will take over on Jan. 1, 2016. The selection was made after the OAW received bids from a Request-For-Proposal issued in August. The agreement is a three year contract that may be renewed for up to two additional...

    Chester County SPCA |

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