In Other News

Nom Prophets in Kutztown serves food with a side of dignity

By Lisa Mitchell|

MEND Soul Holistic Arts opens in Kutztown

Tamu Ngina, LMT, RMT of Kutztown hosted a Grand Opening event for MEND Soul Holistic Arts at 253 W. Main St. in Kutztown on May 15. ...

By Lisa Mitchell|


  • Columns

    PERSON TO PERSON - IMPACT: ‘Something the Lord Made’

    Two months ago my wife, Barb, and I were invited to lunch at the home of friends with several other people. One fellow, an excellent conversationalist, discussed some of the articles I have written with me. At one point he asked me if I had written any movie reviews. I said that I had not, at which time he was so enthusiastic about a movie he had recently seen entitled “Something the Lord Made” that it seemed almost like he was giving me an assignment to view the film and write...

    By Jeff Hall Columnist |

  • News

    First Niagara presents $5,000 to Cradles to Crayons

    On May 13, First Niagara presented Cradles to Crayons with a $5,000 grant to support their Ready for School program. Ready for School focuses on the school preparedness of young children by fully equipping them with clothing for school together with backpacks filled with school supplies.

    First Niagara |

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    Parkesburg author releases another installment in children’s book series

    May marks the nationwide release of TJ the Squirrel Goes to the Beach, an enjoyable and delightful new children’s book by author Ellen D. Witmer.

    Key Marketing Group |

  • News

    TVSD announces Middle School & Robeson Elementary administration changes

    The Twin Valley School District is pleased to announce the following changes in administration at Twin Valley Middle School and Robeson Elementary Center, effective the beginning of the 2016-2017 school year:

    Twin Valley School District |

  • News

    Honey Brook Bocce springs into action

    With the theme “Keep On Rolling,” Saturday, May 14 brought a wonderful window of good weather over the Honey Brook Borough courts as three dozen people competed in the annual spring Bocce Ball Tournament. Close games, laughter, fun and fellowship filled up a seven hour day.

    Honey Brook Bocce |

  • News

    Petra Church to host First Responders Appreciation Sunday June 5

    Petra Church, New Holland, will be recognizing local first responders on Sunday, June 5, as a way to convey their thanks for first responders’ courage, commitment and extraordinary service.

    Petra Church |

  • Columns

    Ask Esther - Buying and selling: When to begin looking for a new home

    Dear Esther: We need a larger home and have just begun thinking through selling and purchasing. Should we begin looking for what we may want to buy before we sell ours?

    By Esther Prosser Columnist |

  • Lifestyle

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  • News

    Twin Valley 4th graders spend educational field trip at French Creek State Park

    Twin Valley School District elementary fourth graders enjoyed an educational field trip at French Creek State Park on May 20.

    By Carol Quaintance For Digital First Media |

  • News

    Fed inspectors find sick, dead animals at Berks County pet dealer ranch

    Federal inspectors found sick and dead animals, inadequate sanitation, untrained employees performing euthanasia and other deficiencies at a Berks County small-animal dealer that supplied major pet retailers like Petco and PetSmart.

    By Michael Rubinkam The Associated Press |

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