In Other News

Local teacher awarded Buchwald Summer Fellowship

The Ashbrook Center |

William & Nancy Beissel celebrate 50 years of marriage

William H. Beissel, Jr. and Nancy E. Beissel, of Mohrsville, celebrated 50 years of marriage on June 11. ...



  • News

    PDC recognizes Our Town Foundation as statewide accredited program

    Pennsylvania Downtown Center (PDC) is honored to recognize six Pennsylvania downtown neighborhoods, including Hamburg’s Our Town Foundation, as statewide accredited programs.

    Pennsylvania Downtown Center |

  • News

    Tompkins VIST Bank donates $1,000 to Schuylkill Valley Community Library

    As part of Tompkins VIST Bank’s celebration of 107 years serving the Leesport community, the bank donated $1,000 to the Schuylkill Valley Community Library.


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    State Police: Children’s slide at Centerport playground vandalized

    State Police at Hamburg are currently investigating an incident of criminal mischief that occurred in the Centerport Borough on June 13 between 8 and 11 p.m.


  • News

    First school district in PA pilots free summer meals

    For the hundreds of thousands of children in America who rely on free school meals throughout the school year, the FREE summer meals program provides much needed support. American Dairy Association North East, the United States Department of Agriculture, the Pennsylvania Department of Education, Reading School District, ReDesign Reading Community Development Corporation, Reading Housing Authority, Berks Community Health Center, Penn State Extension, Reading Health System, Reading Mayor Wally...

    American Dairy Association North East |

  • Lifestyle

    Hamburg Item Calendar June 29

    Submit to Calendar: E-mail event listings to Note Item Calendar in e-mail subject.


  • News

    Reading & Northern Railroad promotes 3 to Vice President positions

    Reading & Northern Railroad has announced the promotion of three veteran employees to Vice President level positions at the company.

    Reading & Northern Railroad |

  • News

    Lift up a child’s voice, become a CASA volunteer

    Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of Berks County invites you to attend their upcoming informational sessions to learn how CASA makes a difference in the lives of abused and neglected children. Court appointed special advocates are volunteers empowered by the courts to advocate for children in foster care, to help protect their rights and safety and to guide them through the child welfare system.

    CASA of Berks County |

  • News

    ReadingFilm and GRACT seek program manager

    The ReadingFilm office and the Greater Reading Alliance of Community Theatres are excited to announce a partnership that will create a temporary part time staff position to provide administrative support to the ReadingFilm Office, ReadingFilmFEST and Greater Reading Alliance of Community Theatres.

    ReadingFilm |

  • Entertainment

    Movie Review: ‘Warcraft’

    Regardless of how good the video games are, almost always, the movie adaptations tend not to work out so well. However, “Warcraft” does everything that fans of the game have come to love and expect; there’s action, magic, Orcs and all sorts of other fantasy that made the game such a draw in the first place.

    By Dan O’Neill Columnist |

  • Entertainment

    WTIM: Music Around Town

    What’s going on musically in the Berks-Mont Newspapers coverage area? A lot, and we want to help keep everyone in the know.

    By Tim Dietterick |

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