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  • News

    Cosby faces May 24 preliminary hearing for alleged sex assault

    NORRISTOWN >> One day after a state court threw out Bill Cosby’s appeal of a judge’s pretrial ruling, officials on Tuesday set a May preliminary hearing date for the entertainer who his accused of sexually assaulting a woman in his Cheltenham home more than a decade ago.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter |

  • News

    Amity receives $91,000 dividend check

    Richard I. Hart, president of Richard I. Hart Insurance Co., Mt. Penn, presented a $91,000 check to the Amity Township Board of Supervisors at it’s April 20 meeting.

    By Denise Larive For Digital First Media |

  • Entertainment

    Children’s Theatre of Albright presents ‘The Reading Eagle,’ an original play

    The Children’s Theatre of Albright will present “The Reading Eagle,” a devised play by Albright College assistant professor of theatre Matt Fotis, Ph.D., and senior Connor Feeney, on Sunday, May 8, at 1 p.m., in the College’s Roop Hall.

    Albright College |

  • News

    Boyertown Alumni Marching Unit to celebrate 40th spring concert

    The Boyertown Alumni Marching Unit is marching on towards its 40th Annual Spring Concert this Saturday, April 30.

    Rebecca Blanchard

  • News

    Kutztown Area School District selects new superintendent

    Dr. George F. Fiore has been selected as the new superintendent of schools for the Kutztown Area School District.

    Kutztown Area School District |

  • News

    Borough congratulates new Kutztown University president

    Mayor Sandra Green issued an official proclamation congratulating Kutztown University’s Dr. Kenneth Hawkinson on his recent inauguration as president during Kutztown Borough Council’s April 19 meeting.

    By Darius Pleasant For Digital First Media |

  • News

    Prosecutors oppose Pennsylvania AG Kane’s appeal to state court

    NORRISTOWN >> Montgomery County prosecutors oppose embattled Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane taking an appeal of a county judge’s pretrial rulings to a state court.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter |

  • News

    Zion Mennonite Church hosts ‘30 Hour Famine’ fund raiser

    Zion Mennonite Church’s Youth Group in Birdsboro is partnering with World Vision for a fund raising event called the “30 Hour Famine.” The event will take place from Friday, April 29 through Saturday, April 30. During the 30 hours, participants will go without food in order to get a glimpse of what many people are experiencing around the world.

    Zion Mennonite Church |

  • News

    KASD Jazz Bands to perform May 4 in Kutztown Park

    On Wednesday night, May 4, the Kutztown Middle School Jazz Band, along with the Kutztown School District Elementary Schools Jazz Band, will perform on stage at the Kutztown Park Band Shell as part of the “2016 Borough of Kutztown Concert Series in the Park.”

    Borough of Kutztown |

  • Food

    National Pretzel Day is April 26; watch how Philly Pretzel Factory makes their pretzels

    National Pretzel Day is just around the corner — Tuesday, April 26 to be exact — and we got a behind the scenes look at how the Philly Pretzel Factory makes their soft pretzels to celebrate the event.

    By Ashley Campbell @TH_ashley on Twitter |

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