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    Mifflin Community Library presents ‘Mother Nature’ with Kit’s Interactive Theatre

    Mifflin Community Library will present “Mother Nature” with Kit’s Interactive Theatre on Thursday, Aug. 3, from 6-8 p.m. at the Cumru’s Warren House located at 1775 Welsh Road in Mohnton.

    Mifflin Community Library|

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    Shillington woman puts water to the test during 100-mile Sojourn

    Sarah Chudnovsky of Shillington spent a week testing almost 2 million people’s drinking water on June 3-9. This occurred as she and more than 200 others paddled up to 112 miles during the Schuylkill River Sojourn, which spans from Schuylkill Haven to Philadelphia.

    The Partnership for the Delaware Estuary|

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    Burglaries, vehicle break-ins in tri-county area land two men in prison

    NORRISTOWN >> Two New Jersey men are headed to state prison for their roles in a rash of burglaries and vehicular break-ins in Montgomery, Chester and Berks counties.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter|

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    Runners head to Maple Grove for Rugged Maniac 5K Obstacle Race

    Thrill seekers of all shapes, sizes, and ages will get a chance to participate in the craziest—and muddiest—event in the world when the Rugged Maniac 5K Obstacle Race powered by Men’s Health hits Maple Grove Raceway in Mohnton on Aug. 5 with 25 adrenaline-pumping obstacles and a day-long party for all racers and spectators. The Pennsylvania stop is quickly becoming a yearly tradition for maniacs in the region.

    Rugged Maniac|

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    Douglass (Mont.) borrows $1.2M for public works building

    DOUGLASS (Mont.) >> Township supervisors recently voted unanimously to borrow nearly $1.2 million to pay for the new public works building already under construction on Municipal Drive.

    By Evan Brandt @PottstownNews on Twitter|

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    ‘Optimize Your Brain’ with Chestnut Knoll

    Chestnut Knoll Personal Care and Memory Care is pleased to invite the public to a free presentation on Thursday, August 3, from 6:30-8 p.m. to learn more about maintaining a healthy brain.

    Submitted to Digital First Media|

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    Kutztown Barber offers free cuts to autistic kids

    A barber at City Cuts Barbershop in Kutztown gives free haircuts to children with autism.

    Lisa Mitchell

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    Frecon Farms announces third Farm to Table Experience

    Frecon Farms is pleased to announce its third Farm to Table Experience — Table in the Orchard — on Saturday, July 29, from 5 - 8 p.m.

    Submitted to Digital First Media|

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    Amity Fire Company acquires new heavy-duty rescue truck

    When a fire company in a small community lays out three-quarters-of-a-million dollars for a single piece of firefighting equipment, it better have good reasons for doing so. Amity Fire and Rescue Company in Douglassville has plenty

    By Gil Cohen For Digital First Media|

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    Birdsboro council discusses trash hauler ordinances

    There was plenty of trash talking during a recent Birdsboro Borough Council meeting.

    By Samantha Dix For Digital First Media|

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