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Fans of ‘Little House’ books celebrate author’s 150th birthday

By Lisa Mitchell|

700 Brandywine students celebrate World Read Aloud Day

All 700 students in the Brandywine Heights Elementary and Intermediate schools read to a partner, celebrating World Read Aloud Day on Feb. 16. ...

By Lisa Mitchell|

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  • Lifestyle

    Glenside business creates prop for Melissa McCarthy’s SNL sketch

    GLENSIDE >> Melissa McCarthy’s portrayal of White House press secretary Sean Spicer, ranting at and physically going after reporters with a podium, is putting a Glenside company that built the attack podium on the map.

    By Linda Finarelli lfinarelli@21st-centurymedia.com @lkfinarelli on Twitter|

  • Entertainment

    Tachyonmetry to perform at Boyertown’s historic State Theatre

    Tachyonmetry, an alternative folk group from Bucks County, will perform at the State Theatre Saturday, Feb. 25, at 7 p.m.

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  • Announcements

    Exeter library announces ‘One Book, One Community’ events

    -Evening Readers Book Club Wednesday, March 1st at 7 p.m.

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  • News

    Amity Elementary Center announces Spelling Bee winners

    Amity Elementary Center recently held its annual Spelling Bee. Fifth-grader Luke Armstrong was named the champion again this year. The winning word was “conducive.” Armstrong also took first place last year.

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  • News

    Amity postpones turkey farm final approval

    AMITY >> Township supervisors decided on Feb. 15 that Barry Shirey must finalize all pending land development issues before they will approve the final land development plans for his turkey farm business off Route 562.

    By Denise Larive For Digital First Media|

  • News

    Boyertown teachers get creamed at this year’s Mini-THON Pep Rally

    This year’s Mini-THON fundraiser kicked off with its usual pep rally on Friday, Feb. 10.

    By Eddie Wagner and Guilianna McGinniss Cub staff writers|

  • Entertainment

    Genesius Theatre’s younger set brings back the 60s with ‘Bye Bye Birdie’

    The up-and coming talent from Berks County will bring the upbeat “Bye Bye Birdie Young Performers Edition” to Genesius Theatre Feb. 24 to March 5. Talented kids and teens ages 5 to 17 years old from a cross section of Berks, Lehigh Valley and Lancaster County schools present this special adaptation of the four-time Tony Award-winning, including Best Musical of 1961, Broadway Musical. This is a one-hour adaptation, specially tailored for elementary school, middle school and...

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  • News

    Daniel Boone School Board approves preliminary budget

    Following a three-week public review period, the Daniel Boone School Board approved 8-1 its 2017-18 preliminary budget of $56,336,312.

    By Denise Larive For Digital First Media|

  • News

    Woman visiting husband’s grave dies after cemetery crash in Pottstown

    POTTSTOWN >> A Berks County woman died of natural causes Saturday, just hours after an asthma attack caused her to crash an SUV into a tree at a cemetery, trapping her inside for hours before help arrived. The woman’s death comes just over a week after the death of her husband.

    By Eric Devlin edevlin@21st-centurymedia.com @Eric_Devlin on Twitter|

  • Lifestyle

    Photos: St. Francis Academy students take part in jump-a-thon

    Students in K through eight at St. Francis Academy in Bally raised $1,962 for the American Heart Association with their annual jump-a-thon during gym class.

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