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Chestnut Knoll celebrates participants of FOX Rehabilitation Optimal Living Program

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Ford Explorer rolls after collision with truck on I-78

A Ford Explorer failed to yield to traffic while entering Interstate 78 in Tilden Township and struck a tractor trailer truck. The impact sent the Ford Explorer rolling over the guard rail and down an embankment early on Feb. 17. ...

By Lisa Mitchell|

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    Drivers, passengers injured in 222, 662 crash

    Fleetwood Borough Police responded to a two-vehicle crash with injuries at Route 222 and Route 662 in Richmond Township on Feb. 18.

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    Fleetwood Parked vehicles struck by raw eggs

    Fleetwood Borough Police report that several parked vehicles were struck by raw eggs along North Maple Street sometime between 7 p.m. on Feb. 19 and 7 a.m. on Feb. 20. Unknown actor(s) traveled from the area of West Race Street northbound to the area of N. Richmond Street. Anyone with information is asked to contact Fleetwood Borough Police at 610-944-7011.

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    Fleetwood High School art department hosts annual Art Event Feb. 25

    The Fleetwood Area High School art department will be hosting the annual Art Event on Feb. 25, from noon to 4 p.m.

    By Mady Redding Fleetwood Junior|

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    Dropped cell phone leads to crash on Pricetown Road

    A vehicle struck a pole, went down an embankment and rolled after the teen driver became distracted while looking for a dropped cell phone.

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    KCP honors Kutztown Strong, volunteers of year Unger and Brown

    Reno Unger and Sarah Brown were cited as Kutztown Community Partnership’s volunteers of the year and Kutztown Strong was recognized as organization of the year at KCP’s annual meeting in Trinity Lutheran Church, Kutztown, on Feb. 16.

    By Jessica Lopresti KCP|

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    Boyertown area students earn scholarships to Alvernia University

    Hard work in high school has paid off for college-bound seniors. The following local students have earned Merit Scholarships to attend Alvernia University this fall.

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  • Letters

    Letter to the editor: Guatemala, Jan 7-14

    I have said for years that it is a shame that everyone could not have been exposed to the farming community. I think that adds something special to our character. Similarly, others have suggested that serving in our military would add to their character. I just returned from a service trip to Guatemala and would suggest that serving in one of these expeditions would also be of value in our appreciation for life. There is a multitude of avenues to serve those who are not as fortunate as...

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    Boyertown borough council amends parking ordinance

    At their Feb. 6 meeting, Boyertown borough council approved a motion to amend the parking ordinance in relation to residential parking permits. Several streets have been added to the list.

    Rebecca Blanchard
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    Public hearing scheduled to permanently close Birdsboro Elementary Center

    AMITY >> The Daniel Boone Area School Board is taking the next step to permanently close the Birdsboro Elementary Center in 2018.

    By Denise Larive For Digital First Media|

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    Homes, vehicles burglarized while victims slept

    Several overnight burglaries were reported in Ruscombmanor Township on Feb. 6. Victims were asleep while someone entered their homes and vehicles to take money.

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