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  • Business

    MABA hosts Mixer

    The July MABA monthly meeting was a little different than most of their meetings.

    By Carol Quaintance For Century 21 Media |

  • General news

    Proposed Kutztown Silk Mill District redevelopment project sparks concerns

    The proposed Kutztown downtown redevelopment project in the Silk Mill District has sparked concerns.

    By Joe Brown For 21st Century Media |

  • General news

    $200K grant bolsters plan for Boyertown-to-Pottstown rail service: the Colebrookdale Railroad

    BOYERTOWN — Progress on the revitalization of the Colebrookdale Railroad these days means more than pulling refurbished passenger cars along the picturesque 9-mile track on the shores of Manatawny Creek.

    By Evan Brandt |

  • Swimming

    Fleetwood swim team defeats Maple Springs

    The Fleetwood swim team improved to 3-1 on the season after defeating Maple Springs on July 13, 249-188. Top finishers for Fleetwood were:


  • Baseball

    Many positives in the Hamburg Reds’ season

    With a victory already under their belts, the Hamburg Sr. American Legion Reds were poised to go far in the Schuylkill/Berks League earlier this month. But their dreams of a league championship faded away when they lost their next two games to be eliminated from the tournament.

    Ric Webb

  • Neighborhood News

    New Rotary Club officers installed

    The Boyertown Rotary recently installed the 2014-2015 officers.

    By Hilda Hynes For Boyertown Rotary Club |

  • Events

    Oley’s Peach and Ice Cream Festival slated for Saturday, Aug. 9

    The Oley Valley is getting ready to eat some peaches.

    Rebecca Blanchard

  • Announcements

    Fifty cadets graduate from Montgomery County Community College’s Municipal Police Academy

    Fifty police cadets of Classes 1303 and 1401graduated from Montgomery County Community College’s Municipal Police Academy on July 16 during a ceremony held at the College’s Science Center Theater, 340 Dekalb Pike, Blue Bell—a fitting number as the College celebrates its 50th anniversary this year.

    From Montgomery County Community College |

  • General news

    Boyertown’s recent fire company merger seeks to offset decline of volunteers

    Improved firefighting services, greater operational efficiencies and savings in tax dollars are among the benefits that residents are expected to realize through the recent merger of the three Boyertown area fire companies.

    By Gil Cohen For 21st Century Media |

  • Events

    Tri County Record Calendar of Events July 22

    Ongoing Events Rockin’ VBS – Make Music with the Go Fish Guys: Vacation Bible School will be located at the Community Evangelical Free Church in Elverson, PA for children ages 4 through those who have completed 6th grade. They are welcome to join for a fun FREE week of songs, games, and learning from the Bible July 21-25, 6:30-8:45 p.m. To register, please visit and click on the VBS photo or call the church ofice at 610-286-6790. The church is located at 52 S.


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