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With the help of 3-D printers, Westtown School students develop prosthetic hands for children

By Virginia Lindak For Digital First Media |


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    Pottstown Health & Wellness Foundation awards more than $1.5 million in grant funds

    The Pottstown Area Health & Wellness Foundation has awarded $1,547,345 in grant requests during the spring grant round of fiscal year 2014-2015 to 40 non-profit organizations, schools, and municipalities.

    Pottstown Area Health & Wellness Foundation |

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    Pottstown’s Levi S. Wolf renamed to list of “Super Lawyers” In Pennsylvania

    Levi S. Wolf of Wolf, Baldwin & Associates, P.C. in Pottstown, PA has been renamed to the list of top workers’ compensation attorneys in Pennsylvania for 2015 as published by Super Lawyers magazine. Mr. Wolf was named as a “Rising Star” in the magazine in 2011 and 2012, which recognizes excellence in lawyers under age 40, and to the Super Lawyers list in 2014. In 2013, Mr. Wolf became one of the first attorneys in the state to be certified as a specialist in the...

    Wolf, Baldwin & Associates, P.C. |

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    Cruze in for a Cure: Fighting back in honor of Morgan

    On Saturday, June 6, at the Morningstar Fellowship grounds in Bechtelsville, the “Miracles From Him” team, part of the Relay for Life of Boyertown, held their fourth annual Cruze In for a Cure event.

    By Krista Zimmerman For Berks-Mont News |

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    Barbara’s Beauties of Southern Berks gather for tea

    Barbara’s Beauties chapter of the Red Hat Society recently held a Tea Party on the patio of one of the members.


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    New Hamburg graduate discusses music and the future

    When asked to describe the musical gifts of Hamburg Area High School 2015 graduate, Cody Knight, his music director, Dr. Christy Ryan, said, “he knows his ability level, but what people don’t know about him is how hard he works… People assume it comes easily. He is humble.”

    By Karen Chandler For Berks-Mont News |

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    St. Francis Academy celebrates two decades of Dairy Day

    On May 29 Dairy Day at St. Francis Academy celebrated two decades of making oversized ice cream confections that thrilled, chilled and filled delighted students and everyone young at heart.

    By Martha Gehringer For Berks-Mont News |

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    Kutz becomes 100th Eagle Scout in Troop 184’s 100th Year

    Friends, families and fellow scouts gathered for an Eagle Scout Court of Honor for Brandon Kutz, son of Craig and Tina Kutz, of Hamburg, on May 17. The occasion included a review of Kutz’s qualifications to achieve the rank, the reading of poems by guests, and comments and letters from local and national leaders. Standing before an audience including past 184 Eagle Scouts, Kutz took the Eagle Scout Oath.

    By Kolleen Long For Berks-Mont News |

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    The Center at Spring Street has a new bus

    The Center at Spring Street, located at 200 West Spring Street in Boyertown, is a gathering place for active older adults 55 years of age and over who are wanting to stay active and connected with other seniors in the community.

    From The Center at Spring Street |

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    Volunteers serve meal at Hope Rescue Mission

    A group of fifteen people, members of St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church in Boyertown, travelled out to Reading to serve a meal at Hope Rescue Mission on Sunday, May 3.


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    Reiffton students collect donations to support Child Life Services Program at CHOP

    Local students are ‘changing the world with kindness.’

    By Berks-Mont News staff |

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