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Young ballet student dances in honor of uncle

By Emily Thiel|

The jocund company of daffodils

Daffodil season lasts about a month, give or take. This is good, because daffodils have a way of mesmerizing gardeners. ...

By Adrian Higgins The Washington Post |

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    Ficco family shares their Summer Fun photos

    Ficco family from Honey Brook shared a few summer fun photos with Tri County Record.

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    Meet Your Sunny Crest Neighbor: Bryan Hilt

    I grew up in York, Pennsylvania and am 43 years old. Growing up I went to public school and graduated high school after high school I went to a sheltered workshop where I cut tar paper five days a week. Growing up my favorite things were playing with my cousins, going swimming, and going to Easter Seals which taught me how to walk and be able to stand on my own.

    From Sunny Crest Home, Morgantown |

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    Eagle Scout Project Dedication in Longswamp

    June 29, Pastor Dr. Kathy Brearley of Longswamp U.C.C. in Mertztown dedicated the Eagle Scout Project of Troop 575 Scout Jacob Moyer. Matthew Hensinger, Assistant Scoutmaster of Troop 575, was also on hand to explain the significance of the Eagle Scout Rank and Eagle Project. Jacob coordinated with Longswamp U.C.C. for the installation of an electric sign, and planned and completed the landscaping and brick wall planter that surrounds the sign. Jacob is entering his senior year at...

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    Pottstown parade brings spectators from near and far to celebrate Independence Day

    For many people in the Pottstown area, the Fourth of July parade is an annual ritual.

    By Caroline Sweeney casweeney@21st-century.com |

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    Project Schuylkill Outdoor Leadership Odyssey kayaks children down the Schuylkill

    Children from Bethany Childrens Home got drenched and muddy kayaking the Schuylkill River for an upclose and personal experience of a watershed right in our own backyard.

    Emily Thiel
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    Honey Brook Township Volunteer is a Friend of Bargain Hunters

    Honey Brook Twp.Pat Richey and her husband, Tom, have enjoyed eleven years as cottage residents on the Tel Hai campus. Both have been active all their livesfrequently participating in what used to be known as Elder Hostel programs and as volunteers in Girl Scouting as well as at Tel Hai. This spring, Pat was recognized for her long service to Tel Hais Re-Sale Shop.

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    Boy Scout Troop 140 recognizes six Eagle Scouts at Court of Honor

    Boy Scout Troop 140 celebrated the achievements of six Eagle Scouts with an Eagle Court of Honor on May 18 at the Ludwigs Corner Fire Company Griffith Hall in Glenmoore.

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    Eagle Scout: Blandon Scout leads soccer kick-back wall rebuild

    Fleetwood High School student Dustin J. Carbaugh, 17, from Shoemakersville, completed his Eagle Service Project in Maidencreek Park June 28 and 29.

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    Hamburg Area High School class of 1964 celebrates 50th reunion

    Hamburg Area High School class of 1964 recently held their 50th reunion at the Indian Fort Inn in Hamburg on June 21.

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    Tara Schumaker of Gilbertsville to compete in World Choir Games

    Tara Schumaker of Gilbertsville, PA will compete with the Mansfield University Concert Choir, directed by Peggy Dettwiler, at the 2014 World Choir Games, the largest international choral competition in the world, July 9-19 in Riga, Latvia.

    From Mansfield University |

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