In Other News

Copper plates stolen from AT&T tower

|

2 charged with drug related offenses after DUI traffic stop on Route 222 in Fleetwood

A suspected DUI traffic stop at 1:45 a.m. on Feb. 6 led police to discover that the driver and passenger had outstanding warrants. Various controlled substances were also found in the vehicle. ...

By Lisa Mitchell|

MOST RECENT STORIES

  • Events

    Mifflin Library to celebrate National Take Your Child to the Library Day, Feb. 6

    On Saturday, February 6, Mifflin Community Library welcomes families for fun activities from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. on National Take Your Child to the Library Day.

    Mifflin Community Library w |

  • News

    2 new prosecutors installed in Montgomery County DA’s Office

    NORRISTOWN >> During a brief ceremony attended by colleagues, friends and family, two new law enforcement officials took their oaths of office on Friday to join the Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. chessler@21st-centurymedia.com @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter |

  • News

    Historical Society to present program on the Speaker’s House

    What is the Speaker’s House? Why is it being restored? How is it being restored? Why is this house important?

    The Historical Society of Montgomery County |

  • News

    CASA of Berks County announces upcoming info sessions

    Do you want to make a difference in the lives of the most vulnerable and underrepresented children living in foster care? Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of Berks County invites you to attend their upcoming informational sessions to learn how CASA makes a difference in the lives of abused and neglected children of Berks County. A CASA is a trained community member, appointed by a judge, to represent the best interest of a child in court.

    CASA of Berks County |

  • News

    KU panel discussion to focus on police use of force

    The Kutztown University Criminal Justice Department will host a panel discussion “Police Use of Force: An American Crisis” on Tuesday, Feb. 23 at 6 p.m. in Schaeffer Auditorium. The panel will consist of Mark Talbot, chief, Norristown Police Department; Dennis J. Skayhan, Berks County District Attorney’s Office; Ashley Heiberger, captain, Bethlehem Police Department; and John Dillon, chief, Kutztown University Public Safety and Police Services. The discussion will be...

    KU University Relations |

  • Lifestyle

    Hamburg Item Community Calendar Feb. 10

    Submit to Calendar: E-mail event listings to ldillon@berksmontnews.com. Note Item Calendar in e-mail subject.

    |

  • News

    Generous benefactor to buy Historic State Theatre of Boyertown for community

    “My Grandparents, Edith (Mimi) and Frank Diehl, moved to the Boyertown area in 1941. In 1975, my Mom, (Dolly) moved back to the same farm house, and now two of my sisters, Bonnie Wren and Debby Meehan have also moved back to the area. We all share many fond memories of those earlier times, including visits to the State Theatre, to Bauses Drug Store, the Mansion House Restaurant and even Landis Store when it was a general store. We all want to see Boyertown’s history...

    Special release to The Boyertown Area Times |

  • News

    TEG Auction Gallery in Morgantown hosts auction benefiting Twin Valley students

    TEG Auction Gallery in Morgantown will be hosting TVMS Parent Involvement Council Winter Benefit Auction Night, a live auction at 6 p.m. on Feb. 26 to benefit Twin Valley Middle School students.

    Lisa Mitchell
    |

  • News

    Commissioners say state of the county is strong

    NORRISTOWN >> “The state of the county is strong,” was how Josh Shapiro, Chairman of the Montgomery County Board of Commissioners, summed up an address made by all three commissioners Thursday.

    By Kaitlyn Foti kfoti@21st-centurymedia.com @kaitlynfoti on Twitter |

  • News

    Ten Hamburg art students draw, deliver portraits of Ethiopian children for Memory Project

    Ten Hamburg art students created hand drawn portraits for children in Ethiopia for The Memory Project. They will be sending the portraits via mail in early February for delivery to the children to keep.

    Lisa Mitchell
    |

The Berks-Mont News: BLOGS