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Kutztown School Board passes resolution to allow auction and sale of Albany Elementary property

By Lisa Mitchell|

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  • Religion

    Hamburg area church calendar May 27 edition

    St. Michael’s Church Sunday, May 31, .We celebrate The Holy Trinity. We will use the Athanasian Creed which is a precise mini-theology lesson on what the Trinity is and what it is not. It counters the claims of Arianism, which said that Christ was a created being and not equal with God the Father and the Holy Spirit. Athanasius was credited as the author for many years because he was a staunch defender of the divinity of Jesus Christ and of the Trinity.

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  • News

    2 Boyertown students to be disciplined over racist remarks at track meet

    BOYERTOWN >> Two students at Boyertown Junior High West will receive the maximum punishment allowed as the result of the school district’s investigation of racial comments being made during a track meet with Pottstown Middle School.

    By Evan Brandt ebrandt@pottsmerc.com @PottstownNews on Twitter |

  • News

    Rededication of Carl A. Spaatz Pavilion

    On Saturday, May 30, the Boyertown Alumni Band will be playing at the Boyertown Community Park at 7 p.m. The concert is an annual event during Fun Days, but this year, it will feature something special.

    By Gabriella Ciaccio For Berks-Mont News |

  • Announcements

    Reading grad serves aboard USS North Carolina

    A 1994 Reading High School graduate and Reading native is part of a select crew, protecting and defending America aboard the U.S. Navy’s nuclear-powered attack submarine USS North Carolina.

    By Lieutenant Ana Maring Navy Office of Community Outreach Public Affairs |

  • News

    Teams ‘cruise for a cure’ at Relay for Life of Central Berks

    Lynne Ruffner, the Event Head for the American Cancer Society Relay for Life of Central Berks, held at the Schuylkill Valley School District stadium, opened the event on Friday, May 15 on an emotional note by thanking “team captains and participants for creating a world with more birthdays.”

    By Karen Chandler For Berks-Mont News |

  • News

    Daniel Boone cafeteria workers in limbo

    Despite an April 30 bid deadline three weeks ago, the Daniel Boone School District is still without a new cafeteria contract as well as a new food services manager.

    By Denise Larive For Berks-Mont News |

  • News

    Incumbents survive crowded Boyertown School Board race

    All of the incumbent Boyertown Area School Board incumbents will head onto the general election this fall. Only one challenger is moving forward.

    By Kaitlyn Foti kfoti@21st-centurymedia.com @kaitlynfoti on Twitter |

  • News

    Father and son rescued from banks of Schuylkill in Douglass (Berks) Township

    A father and son who went kayaking in the Schuylkill River Sunday night, May 17, were rescued by firemen after grappling with a strong current.

    By 21st Century Media Staff |

  • Features/People

    Reiffton students collect donations to support Child Life Services Program at CHOP

    Local students are ‘changing the world with kindness.’

    By Berks-Mont News staff |

  • News

    Amity chief calls string of robberies an ‘anomaly’

    Amity >> Three armed robberies in Amity in as many weeks are an “anomaly,” said Police Chief Kent Shuebrook, who added the crimes are not necessarily connected.

    By Kaitlyn Foti kfoti@pottsmerc.com @kaitlynfoti on Twitter |

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