In Other News

Northeast Berks Chamber of Commerce welcomes new executive director Lori Donofrio-Galley

By Lisa Mitchell|

Northeastern Berks EMS operational by fall; President says patient care and community come first

The creation of a new emergency medical service organization is moving forward with plans of being operational by fall 2015. ...

By Lisa Mitchell|

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  • Events

    Chestnut Knoll to hold Kauffman’s Chicken BBQ Relay for Life Fundraiser

    Grab some dinner for your family and help a good cause! Chestnut Knoll Personal Care and Memory Care is holding their annual Kauffman’s Chicken BBQ Relay for Life fundraiser at the community. Pickups will be held at Chestnut Knoll on Wednesday, June 17 from noon–6 p.m.

    From Chestnut Knoll |

  • Announcements

    Hay Creek Festival makes a call for vendors

    The Hay Creek Festival, held at historic Joanna Furnace near Morgantown, is in need of craft and antique vendors for this year’s event that will be held on Sept. 11 to 13.

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  • News

    Gov’s Proposal to Improve Workforce Skills Now Before Committee as Schwank Bill

    One of Pennsylvania’s champions for education has converted Gov. Tom Wolf’s idea for career and technical instruction into a proposal that is now before a Senate committee for consideration.

    From the office of Sen. Schwank |

  • News

    Daniel Boone School Board recognizes and thanks local law enforcement

    At a time of social unrest in the United States, the Daniel Boone School Board unanimously agreed on Jan. 26 a resolution that would honor and recognize three local police forces on May 11, during National Police Recognition Week.

    By Denise Larive For Berks-Mont News |

  • News

    8 teacher furloughs, 3 retirements included in Daniel Boone School District budget

    AMITY >> The Daniel Boone Area School District’s preliminary 2015-16 budget includes the furlough of eight teachers and the retirement of three others.

    By Denise Larive For Digital First Media |

  • News

    Montco offenders performed 32,000 hours free labor in 2014

    Many of Montgomery County’s non-violent criminals are forced to work off their sentences, not only behind bars, but by completing community service projects.

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

  • News

    Hamburg Area High School April Student of the Month

    Congratulations to senior Nicole Eberhardt, Hamburg Area High School’s April Student of the Month. She is the daughter of Stephen and Michelle Eberhardt, of Hamburg.

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  • News

    Hamburg’s From the Early Files May 20 edition

    25 Years Ago May 23, 1990 >> Marcia Sonon, a freshman at Purdue University, was recently inducted into membership in the Phi Eta Signa National Honor Society. The daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Lester Sonon, Lenhartsville RD1, she is a computer technology major at the university.

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  • Events

    Hamburg area calendar of events May 20 edition

    Recurring Centerport Lions Club: Jamming Sessions will be held every 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month. Music starts at 5:30 p.m. All musicians welcome.

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  • Religion

    Hamburg area church calendar May 20 edition

    St. Mary Roman Catholic Church Located at 94 Walnut Road in Tilden Township. Visit our website at www.rc.net/allentown/stmaryhamb. Daily schedule: Eucharistic devotions on Monday at 7 p.m.; Masses on Tuesday at 7 p.m. and Wednesday through Friday at 9 a.m. Weekend Masses on Saturday at 4:30 p.m., and Sunday at 8 a.m. and 10:45 a.m. Reconciliation every Saturday from 3:45-4:15 p.m. and before each daily Mass. Upcoming activities include:

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