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A Look Back in History: Importance of Pennsylvania Dutch taverns and wayside inns Part II

By Richard L.T. Orth Columnist|

Welcome to my World: Boomba can be fun!

When you hear a cloudburst of sounds of clang, boom, ting-a-ling, rattle, toot, jingle and thump, what instrument do you conjure up? It’s called a boomba. It’s a percussion instrument consisting of a five-foot pole on a spring base, w...

By Carole Christman Koch Columnist|

The Berks-Mont News: BLOGS