In Other News

Art exhibits on display now at Reading Public Museum

From Emily Moore|

Talisman Players presents ‘Pinnochio’ at Boyertown State Theatre March 3

It was a news article in the Boyertown Times on Feb. 8, written by Lisa Mitchell of the Kutztown Patriot, that the Talisman Players were performing the children’s production of “Pinnochio” in Kutztown that led State Theatre pres...

From State Theater|

MOST RECENT STORIES

  • News

    Kutztown Rotary Club Farmers Night celebrates agriculture

    Kutztown Rotary Club hosted its 82nd annual Farmers Night Dinner at Kutztown Grange Feb. 21.

    Lisa Mitchell
    |

  • News

    Kutztown Optimists host 10th annual FriendFest benefit

    In the middle of a winter storm, beer and wine enthusiasts gathered for the 10th annual FriendFest in Kutztown on Feb. 17 to contribute toward the Optimist Club’s youth programs and help Friend Inc. fight hunger in Northeastern Berks County.

    Lisa Mitchell
    |

  • News

    Amity Township Crime Watch hosts Annual Community Shredding Event

    Amity Township Crime Watch, Inc. wants to provide an easy, safe way for residents and small businesses in our area to get rid of their documents they no longer need. Our goal is to help stop identify theft. In recent weeks, identity theft has been a big issue and we can all work together to help eliminate the possibility of being vulnerable to this crime.

    From Amity Township Crime Watch, Inc.|

  • News

    Robeson Lutheran Preschoolers participate in Presidents Day lesson

    The Pre-Kindergarteners of Robeson Lutheran Preschool in Mohnton had a special visitor on Feb. 15 to help them learn about Presidents Day and how the government works. Rep. Mark Gillen, of the 128th District, joined the children for a story and discussion of how a law is made.

    From Robeson Lutheran Preschool|

  • Kutztown FFA hosts 75th Anniversary Bash Feb. 24

    Kutztown FFA celebrates 75 years of agriculture education and FFA leadership training by hosting a 75th Anniversary Bash for all former FFA members at the Virginville Grange on Feb. 24.

    Lisa Mitchell
    |

  • News

    Iconic barn torn down to make way for future development in Ontelaunee Township

    In Ontelaunee Township, across from the Leesport Diner, this iconic barn at the intersection of Routes 61 and 73 was torn down on Feb. 20 to make way for future development of the 22 acre tract along Route 61 owned by the Greater Berks Development Fund.

    |

  • News

    Troop 48 leader accomplishments celebrated in its 100th year

    While local Boy Scout Troop 48 celebrated their 100th Year Anniversary, many accomplishments were also celebrated for their members.

    From Joseph Valent|

  • News

    Tri County Record Community Calendar Feb. 27

    Submit events about 10 days in advance of publication date to lmitchell@berksmontnews.com. Note Tri County Record Calendar.

    |

  • News

    Conestoga Christian School student receives two congressional nominations

    At age 8 Carissa Earnest decided that she wanted to go to the naval academy. Her parents thought it might be just a passing phase, but Carissa has been determined to follow that dream ever since. It wasn’t long before she decided that she wanted to learn to fly. Later, she got involved in the Technology Student Association at Conestoga Christian School, receiving awards at regional and state competitions, and decided that she wanted to pursue aeronautical engineering.

    From Ginnie Lodge|

  • News

    Tel Hai sponsors annual food drive to support local families

    Tel Hai Retirement Community invites the community to participate in the Annual Tel Hai Food Drive from March 1 to 30, benefiting the Twin Valley Food Pantry in Morgantown and the Honey Brook Food Pantry in Honey Brook. In conjunction with National Nutrition Month, Tel Hai is requesting the donation of non-perishable food items and supplies including canned tuna, peanut butter, cereals, pasta, rice, canned fruits & vegetables, laundry detergent, dish soap, bar soap, paper towels and...

    From Jolene Weaver|

The Berks-Mont News: BLOGS