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Honey Brook Music Fest raises funds for food pantry

By Carol Quaintance For Digital First Media|

Cedar Grove hosts Peach Fest and Family Fun Day in East Earl

The 19th Annual Peach Fest and Family Fun Day will be held Aug. 18 at Cedar Grove Presbyterian Church in East Earl from 7:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. ...

From Cedar Grove Presbyterian Church|


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    Construction in progress in Kutztown

    Flying high over the Kutztown area, construction work in progress can be seen.


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    Lesher family awarded 2018 Berks County Outstanding Farm Family

    The Lesher family of Bernville have been awarded the 2018 Berks County Outstanding Farm Family.

    Lisa Mitchell

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    Additional lanes open at Route 222 and 662 roundabout

    The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is warning motorists of new traffic patterns that will be in place over the next several weeks at the intersection of US 222/Kutztown Road and PA 662/Moselem Springs Road in Richmond Township, Berks County.

    From PennDOT|

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    Monocacy Creek Bridge in Amity to close Aug. 1

    AMITY >> The Amity Township supervisors announced July 18 that PennDOT will close the Monocacy Creek Bridge, North Main Street, Douglassville, on Aug. 1 for repairs.

    By Denise Larive For Digital First Media|

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    Spread the love at Mosaic community garden service projects

    The Mosaic Community Land Trust is joining Morningstar Fellowship’s “Love Week” this month by doing maintenance and special gardening projects throughout Pottstown.

    By Michilea Patterson Digital First Media|

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    2018 Berks Horse and Pony Roundup

    The annual Berks County 4-H Roundup was held in conjunction with the Lehigh County 4-H members. There were a total of 24 riders participating. Listed below are the results for the Berks County 4-H members. The top three placings in each class move on to the Region 1 4-H Horse and Pony Show on August 25 and 26, 2018 in Montgomery County.

    From Tyndra Blimline|

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    11th Annual Run4Sam set for August at Gring’s Mill

    The 11th annual Run4Sam will be held this year on Sunday, August 19, at Gring’s Mill Recreation Area in loving memory of Samuel Brooklyn Reed. All participants can register on the day of the race beginning at 8 a.m. The 4-mile and 10K races will begin at 9:30 a.m., the 2-mile walk will begin at 9:45 a.m. and the Kids 12-and-under Fun Run/walk (about 1,600 feet) will begin following the race.

    From Benjamin Foreman|

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    Art Alliance shows artwork at Heritage of Green Hills exhibit

    The Heritage of Green Hills, a healthy life plan community, hosted a public reception for the opening of an exhibition of artwork by 10 members of the Berks Art Alliance (BAA) on July 13.

    From David Culver|

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    Community invited to Kutztown Dinner on Main

    Kutztown restaurants prepare their finest menu on Aug. 3 for the 4th annual Dinner on Main.

    From KCP|

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    Rock to the Oldies with The Fabulous Greaseband

    Saturday, July 28 will start off with the Kutztown Community Partnership’s 4th Annual Kutztown Kruizz on Main Street from noon to 5 p.m., followed by the Borough of Kutztown’s free concert with The Fabulous Greaseband at Kutztown Park from 6 to 8 p.m. So plan to make a day of it in Kutztown, and come for the car show in the afternoon and make your way to Kutztown Park for the concert.

    By John Schmoyer Kutztown Recreation Director|

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