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Wedding donations provide new computers for Morgantown’s Village Library

By Carol Quaintance For Digital First Media|

On the Record with Carol: Morgantown Village Library hosts Fall Book and Bake Sale

The annual Fall Morgantown Village Library and Book Sale was held October 13-15. ...

By Carol Quaintance @for Digital First Media|


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    Strike Ends: APSCUF, PASSHE reach tentative agreement

    After three days on strike, faculty left the picket lines on Friday afternoon immediately after the announcement that the strike was over at 4 p.m.

    Lisa Mitchell

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    Fire Prevention Day at Tilden Elementary

    As part of the recent, nationwide Fire Prevention Week, firefighters from the Union Fire Company in Hamburg showed off equipment and talked about fire safety for students and staff at Tilden Elementary Center.

    Tilden Elementary|

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    Kutztown University students rally at strike, others go to class

    Kutztown University students arrived to an animated campus and silent academic buildings. Striking faculty were posted at various entrances throughout campus on Oct. 19. Some students rallied with faculty while others opted to go to class.

    By Laura Quain For Digital First Media|

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    Kutztown Borough Council honors former fire chief Troy Arndt

    Former Kutztown fire chief Troy Arndt, of Kutztown, received recognition for his years of service to the Kutztown Fire Company during the Kutztown Borough Council meeting Oct. 18.

    By Laura E. Quain For Digital First Media|

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    Daniel Boone School District to strictly adhere to bus policy

    AMITY >> Following two incidents this school year of kindergarten students not properly discharged at their bus stops, the Daniel Boone School Board agreed on Oct. 10 to not allow daily and last-minute bus stop changes made by parents.

    By Denise Larive For Digital First Media|

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    Daniel Boone Optimist Club announces Halloween Parade

    The Daniel Boone Optimist Club of Douglassville would like to announce the annual Halloween Parade to be held on Tuesday, Oct. 25, in Amity Gardens.

    Submitted to Digital First Media|

  • Columnists

    Time is the most precious commodity of all

    I’m sure I’m not the only one among us who has noticed that times flies.

    By Mike Zielinski Guest columnist|

  • Entertainment

    Fleetwood Community Theatre presents ‘Love , Sex and the IR$’ Oct. 20-30

    Love and laughter take the stage when Fleetwood Community Theatre presents “Love, Sex and The IR$,” by Billy VanZandt and Jane Milmore, Oct. 20 through Oct. 30. This 8 character play, directed by Brian Miller, with all the great comedy elements: mistaken identity, a love triangle, and of course deception will take the stage in Kutztown at 201 E. Main St.

    Fleetwood Community Theatre |

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    TriCounty Area Chamber unveils ‘Shop TriCounty’ discount card program

    Lower Pottsgrove >> Responding to area business owners’ needs to encourage customers to shop locally, the TriCounty Area Chamber of Commerce outlined a new program Wednesday at its annual Economic Development Luncheon.

    By Donna Rovins @MercBiz on Twitter|

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    Boyertown Community Library announces plans to move

    The Boyertown Community Library is in the process of changing locations with plans to move into the former National Penn Bank office building at 24 North Reading Avenue.

    By Harrison Otto|

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