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Farmers tour agricultural technology, robotic milking in Kutztown at Pa. Young Farmers Association Winter Conference

By Lisa Mitchell|

Jewelry stolen from 2 residences in Albany Township; burglaries may be related to others

Jewelry was stolen from two residences on Hawk Mountain Road in Albany Township on Feb. 4. Police believe the burglaries may be related to others. ...

By Lisa Mitchell|


  • Lifestyle

    Tri County Record Community Calendar Feb. 16

    Event Submissions: send to week prior to publication. Note Tri County Record calendar in e-mail subject.


  • News

    ‘Opaque Radiance’ falls over Churchtown landscape Feb. 6

    Conrad Wolff, of Seawolf Photography, shares photos, entitled “Opaque Radiance,” of Churchtown on Sunday afternoon, Feb. 6.


  • News

    Village Library announces Play Block Parties

    Village Library of Morgantown received materials from The Office of Commonwealth Libraries to implement a series of Block Play Parties for young children and their adults through the Cruise into Kindergarten program grant. Blocks offer children an almost infinite variety of opportunities to express themselves, from constructing simple designs to veritable engineering feats of bridge building.

    Village Library of Morgantown |

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    Tel Hai hosts Annual High School Art Exhibit: Feb. 19 & 20

    Tel Hai Retirement Community will host the 20th Annual High School Student Art Show in the new StoneCroft Center for Worship and Performing Arts on Friday, Feb. 19 and Saturday, Feb. 20, located at 4000 Tree Line Drive, Honey Brook. The artwork will be available for the public’s viewing and enjoyment from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. on Friday and 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Saturday. The event is free and open to the general public.

    Tel Hai Retirement Community |

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    Local author to release new novel carrying readers into heart of Civil War

    Journey Into Darkness, 2nd edition, by Narvon author J. Arthur Moore, is currently in production for release in February. It comprises the complete four-book series about Duane Kinkade’s experiences as he searches for his father within the Civil War. This second edition is being released in full color with additional character photos; a reference section including an army organization chart, research bibliography, historic and battlefield troop movements map section; an article about...

    From J. Arthur Moore For Digital First Media |

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    Berks County District Attorney’s office receives complaints of IRS tax fraud

    The Berks County District Attorney’s Office has received numerous citizen complaints that residents of our County have been targeted by unknowns, who are engaging in a scam to obtain monies under the pretense that they work for the IRS. We would like to provide citizens with a few tips to prevent them from being victims of IRS tax fraud. Since 2013, the IRS has identified more than 5,000 victims nationwide. Collectively, these victims have lost more than 26.5 million dollars to...

    Office of the Berks County District Attorney |

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    Thrivent Financial releases 2015 Money Mindset report; study explores Americans’ relationship with money

    Despite the financial uncertainties faced by many Americans, generosity is surprisingly at the forefront of their minds. According to the 2015 Money Mindset Report by Thrivent Financial, 61 percent of Americans said they would rather be called generous than financially successful. In fact, more than one in three Americans think the purpose of the money they make is to give back, whether during their lifetime or after. While this is positive, the emerging theme from Thrivent’s research...

    Thrivent Financial |

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    Hopewell Furnace celebrates African American history

    Hopewell Furnace National Historic Site will commemorate African American history month with a talk about the African American experience at Southeastern Pennsylvania iron furnaces. The experience at these sites differed dramatically from that in urban centers of the United States.

    Hopewell Furnace National Historic Site |

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    East Brandywine Township, Hopewell UMC to host ‘The Wall That Heals’ this summer

    Hopewell United Methodist Church (UMC) and East Brandywine Township will play host this summer to The Wall That Heals, a 250-foot replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial. Part of a national tour, the replica memorial wall and accompanying mobile education center will be on display throughout the day and night, from July 28 to Aug. 1 at East Brandywine Township Community Park, 440 Dilworth Road.

    East Brandywine Township Parks & Recreation |

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    30th Annual Lancaster County 4-H Benefit Auction to be held Feb. 20

    Come help 4-H in Lancaster County by supporting our annual 4-H benefit auction, to be held Feb. 20 at Farm and Home Center, 1383 Arcadia Road, Lancaster, at 9 a.m. Specialty items to be sold include an Ariens Zoom 42” zero turn lawn mower donated by Weaver Turf Power; table top and road trip grills; certificates to the Sight & Sound, Laser Dome, Dutch Wonderland and Dutch Apple Dinner Theater; and more.

    PennState Extension |

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