In Other News

$200K grant bolsters plan for Boyertown-to-Pottstown rail service: the Colebrookdale Railroad

By Evan Brandt |


  • Business

    MABA hosts Mixer

    The July MABA monthly meeting was a little different than most of their meetings.

    By Carol Quaintance For Century 21 Media |

  • General news

    Proposed Kutztown Silk Mill District redevelopment project sparks concerns

    The proposed Kutztown downtown redevelopment project in the Silk Mill District has sparked concerns.

    By Joe Brown For 21st Century Media |

  • Swimming

    Fleetwood swim team defeats Maple Springs

    The Fleetwood swim team improved to 3-1 on the season after defeating Maple Springs on July 13, 249-188. Top finishers for Fleetwood were:


  • Baseball

    Many positives in the Hamburg Reds’ season

    With a victory already under their belts, the Hamburg Sr. American Legion Reds were poised to go far in the Schuylkill/Berks League earlier this month. But their dreams of a league championship faded away when they lost their next two games to be eliminated from the tournament.

    Ric Webb

  • Neighborhood News

    New Rotary Club officers installed

    The Boyertown Rotary recently installed the 2014-2015 officers.

    By Hilda Hynes For Boyertown Rotary Club |

  • Events

    Oley’s Peach and Ice Cream Festival slated for Saturday, Aug. 9

    The Oley Valley is getting ready to eat some peaches.

    Rebecca Blanchard

  • Swimming

    Crestwood swimmers defeat Womelsdorf

    The Crestwood swim team defeated Womelsdorf on July 16, 232-186. Below are the top finishers for the Crestwood team.


  • Events

    Tri County Record Calendar of Events July 22

    Ongoing Events Rockin’ VBS – Make Music with the Go Fish Guys: Vacation Bible School will be located at the Community Evangelical Free Church in Elverson, PA for children ages 4 through those who have completed 6th grade. They are welcome to join for a fun FREE week of songs, games, and learning from the Bible July 21-25, 6:30-8:45 p.m. To register, please visit and click on the VBS photo or call the church ofice at 610-286-6790. The church is located at 52 S.


  • Features/People

    Tribute for Rep. Hennessey held at Tel Hai, Honey Brook Township

    Honey Brook Twp.—On Monday, July 21 State Rep. Tim Hennessey of the 26th Legislative District was honored for his long service and advocacy of issues important to older Pennsylvanians.

    From Tel Hai |

  • General news

    Hamburg residents visit revolutionary times

    Michael Jesberger presented a Revolutionary War program, “Citizen to Soldier,” including a live muzzle-loading demonstration, for a crowd of about 50 who gathered around him at the Hamburg Park off Island Street. The July 15 program was arranged by the Hamburg Public Library.

    By Kolleen Long For 21st Century Media |

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