In Other News

A-Team fundraiser helps get Berks County 11-year-old new heart

By Gary Puleo @MustangMan48 on Twitter|

APSCUF President announces university faculty strike date

A university faculty strike date of Oct. 19 has been set for all 14 Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education universities. ...

By Lisa Mitchell|


  • Events

    Boyertown/Oley Valley Bark For Life set for Oct. 2

    For those affected by cancer, it is friends and family that come together to help them fight the long and intensive struggle — pushing through daily hardship to stay strong while their loved one battles a deadly disease.

    By Harrison Otto|

  • News

    Scatter Joy Center for the Arts hosts exhibit featuring work of Kutztown University students

    HORSHAM >> As an art student, it’s one thing to create, quite another to share your creations.

    Scatter Joy Center|

  • Events

    American Heart Association announces Strokes for Stroke art therapy

    The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association and HealthSouth Reading Rehabilitation Hospital invite stroke survivors, their caregivers and therapists to take part in the Strokes for Stroke art therapy painting class on Saturday, September 24 from 1-4 p.m. at HealthSouth Reading Rehabilitation Hospital, 1623 Morgantown Rd., Reading.

    American Heart Association|

  • Entertainment

    Studio B announces opening of ‘Out of the Woods’

    Studio B Fine Art Gallery is pleased to announce the opening of “Out of the Woods,” an exhibit featuring artwork created by two of the gallery’s favorite artists: Sandra and Bob Wood.

    Studio B|

  • News

    Young Berks County performers rocked ‘Camp Rock’

    The thing I love most about youth productions like Reading Civic Theatre’s “Camp Rock,” is the energy and positivity that young performers bring to the stage – and the audience. You come away feeling good about the future, knowing that it’s in good hands with this next generation.

    By Cheryl Thornburg|

  • News

    Montgomery County renews step to protect bog turtles

    NORRISTOWN >> What do you get when you cross construction work with an endangered species? A contract for a Bog Turtle Specialist, renewed Thursday by the Montgomery County Board of Commissioners.

    By Kaitlyn Foti @kaitlynfoti on Twitter|

  • News

    Pottstown carousel gets license during food festival fundraiser

    POTTSTOWN >> It won’t be long now.

    By Evan Brandt @PottstownNews on Twitter|

  • News

    Pottsgrove student reps worry dress code has gender bias

    LOWER POTTSGROVE >> No sooner had the two new student members of the Pottsgrove School Board taken their seats Tuesday, then they received their first mission.

    By Evan Brandt @PottstownNews on Twitter|

  • News

    Pottsgrove high earns bronze in US News & World Report ranking

    LOWER POTTSGROVE >> US News & World Report Magazine released its annual survey of high schools across the nation recently and Pottsgrove High School received a bronze rating.

    By Evan Brandt @PottstownNews on Twitter|

  • News

    Positive signs of economic life highlighted at Pottstown meeting

    POTTSTOWN >> A crowd of about 80 people arrived at Connections on High Tuesday to talk about Pottstown’s economic challenges and left two hours later with a call for action.

    By Nancy March For Digital First Media |

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