In Other News

Northeast Berks Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Tammy Gore steps down; chamber seeks new director

By Lisa Mitchell|


  • Features/People

    John’s Supply hosts Honey Brook holiday food drive Dec. 6

    For the fourth year, John’s Supply and Rental owners, John and Dorothy Seldomridge, and their family are hosting a holiday food drive at the Honey Brook Food Pantry, located at Door 8 of the Good Food Distribution Center, on Dec. 6 from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m.

    By Laura Dillon For 21st Century Media |

  • Features/People

    Big Shot: Bill McClarin

    With Thanksgiving only days away, many people pause to contemplate why they are thankful. They may show their thanks during church, in an assignment written for school or in the form of a prayer at the Thanksgiving dinner table. There is no wrong answer. Whether one is thankful for a personal Savior, your health, your children, your spouse or a myriad of other people/things, they are all good reasons to be thankful.

    By Jeff Hall Columnist |

  • Fitness/Outdoors

    Elverson Fitness Club hosts Burn the Bird on Black Friday

    Elverson Fitness Club hosts “Burn the Bird” on Black Friday.

    Elverson Fitness Club |

  • Features/People

    Engagement notice: Steinbrecher and DelRossi to wed

    Heather Steinbrecher, Elverson, and Terry DelRossi, Honey Brook, announce their engagement.


  • Crime

    Police Reports: Car travels over embankment, enters stream

    Car travels over embankment, enters stream


  • General news

    The Mainliners male chorus returns to Tel Hai for Christmas-themed free concert Dec. 18

    Tel Hai’s concert series continues on Thursday, Dec. 18, as The Mainliners male chorus returns to the stage. This Christmas-themed concert will begin at 7:30 PM in the Chapel on Tel Hai’s campus located off Beaver Dam Road in Honey Brook Township, east of Route 10.

    Tel Hai |

  • Columns

    Focus on the Family: Set limits to stifle kids’ narcissistic behaviors

    Question: I recently read that narcissistic behavior is on the rise, and this seems to confirm my own observations of a culture that seems to be increasingly selfish and entitled. I’m especially concerned about my children growing up with these influences. Is there anything I can do to prevent them from developing these negative traits?

    By Jim Daly Columnist |

  • Education

    Robeson Elementary Center students jump for their hearts and help save lives

    Students at Robeson Elementary Center in Birdsboro are jumping at the chance to fight heart disease and stroke, our nation’s No. 1 and No. 4 killers.

    From Twin Valley School District |

  • General news

    Hamburg’s From the Early Files

    25 Years Ago Nov. 29, 1989 >> During a special meeting last Wednesday afternoon the Hamburg Borough Council approved the borough’s $899,860.00 proposed general fund budget for 1990, an increase of $20,857.00 over this year’s budget.


  • Events

    Hamburg area calendar of events

    Recurring Centerport Lions Club: Jamming Sessions will be held every 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month. Music starts at 5:30 p.m. All musicians welcome.


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