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Colebrookdale Railroad pitches station for Memorial Park

By Evan Brandt ebrandt@21st-centurymedia.com @PottstownNews on Twitter|

Foundation for Boyertown Education funds digital microscope for Middle School West

Students at Boyertown Middle School West are now experiencing science in a new way — through a digital microscope. ...

By Rebecca Blanchard|

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    Tulpe 7th graders enter Lions Club Peace Poster competition

    The decision time at the Frystown Lions Club Peace Poster judging event was difficult. There were so many good entries from the Tulpehocken Junior High School visually defining this year’s Lions International Lions Peace Poster competition with the theme The Future of Peace.

    By Adele Argot Lions Club|

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    Crews put out Leesport Garage Fire, cause of fire unknown

    Emergency crews responded to a garage fire on Main Street in Leesport on Dec. 14 at 5:30 p.m. There were no injuries reported. Cause of the fire is not yet determined.

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    Welcome to my World: Just for fun

    I do a lot of research for most of my articles and sometimes “just for fun” I like to write something on the light side. I picked a few that seemed unusual and decided to see what they were all about.

    By Carole Christman Koch Columnist|

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    History columnist Richard L.T. Orth releases book ‘Folk Religion of PA Dutch’

    Kutztown native Richard L.T. Orth released a new book “Folk Religion of the Pennsylvania Dutch: Witchcraft, Faith Healing and Related Practices.”

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    Nutcracker ballerinas twirl among swirl of real snowflake

    Kutztown Dance Center “snow scene” ballerinas took a break from the weekend dress rehearsal for the holiday classic, “The Nutcracker” and ventured outside to twirl among the swirl of real snowflakes on Dec. 9. Live performances held Dec. 16 and 17 at Kutztown High School.

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    Fleetwood Hometown Holiday Celebration creates Hallmark night

    The annual Fleetwood Recreation Board tree lighting in Fleetwood Park on Dec. 10 proved to be a spectacular night of Holiday festivities for event goers.

    By Kristen Jacobs Fleetwood|

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    Alvernia students perform in Sounds of the Season Concert

    Directed by Kurt Schneiderhan (band) and Jennifer Michalik (chorus), Alvernia University students performed a full slate of musical offerings for the Sounds of the Season concert on Dec. 9.

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    Fire crews battled trailer fire, no injuries

    There was a home trailer that burned on Dec. 11 at 20 Wolfe Court in Richmond Township. Fleetwood Fire Company assisted Walnuttown Fire Company. No injuries were reported.

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    Santa Sighting at Kutztown Library

    Santa and the Kutztown Optimist Club visited with children at Kutztown Community Library on Dec. 9 while snow painted the town a winter wonderland.

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    Sixth-grader from Birdsboro excelling at Milton Hershey School

    Originally from Birdsboro, Gavin Gatone moved to Hershey when he was in kindergarten after his mother made the decision to enroll him and his two older siblings at Milton Hershey School —a cost-free, private, coeducational school for children from families of lower income in pre-k through 12th grade.

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