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10th annual Extreme Illusion show raises $2,000 for LVH Breast Cancer Center

By Carl Hess For Digital First Media |

Miss Maggie sings about healthy habits at Kutztown Library

A group of 46 children and their parents or grandparents danced and sang about healthy habits with Miss Maggie during the Kutztown Community Library Summer Reading Program on June 23. ...

By Lisa Mitchell|

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    Gilbertsville Cub Scout, age 7, wins World Pinewood Derby Championship

    Seven year old Cub Scout JJ Habres, from Pack 36 in Gilbertsville, won the World Pinewood Derby Championship. The event was held in the middle of Times Square on Saturday, June 25. There were close to 300 Scouts competing from all across the country. This is JJ’s first year as a Cub Scout. To get to the World Championship, he won his pack, district and council races.

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    Pottstown’s Principal McCoy shows school pride in her backyard garden

    Pottstown High School Principal Mrs. Danielle McCoy is using her green thumb to grow some Pottstown Trojan Pride in her backyard garden in Pottstown. A lifelong resident, she says, “Proud to be from Pottstown.”

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    Cat Angel Network: Meet Minx, a gentle kitty looking for a home

    Hi, my name is Minx! I am a dramatically colored long-haired tortoiseshell kitty. Everyone tells me how pretty I am so I don’t think it counts as boasting if I tell you that.

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    Adoptables from the Montco SPCA

    Hillary is a two year old Staffordshire mix looking for a home without small animals. She was turned in as a stray back in March and has spent the past three months looking for a new home. Release A262702.

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    On Tap

    Send your event listings to ldillon@berksmontnews.com to have them listed in On Tap! Deadline for submissions is Friday week before publication. Please mark e-mail subject as Connection On Tap.

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    Daniel Boone Homestead announces Independence Day program

    The Daniel Boone Homestead is getting ready to commemorate the nation’s birthday on Saturday, July 2.

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    Mustang Car Club hosts benefit car show

    Mother Nature provided some fantastic weather for the last weekend of Spring and there was no shortage of outdoor events on the calendar to choose from.

    By Carl Hess For Digital First Media |

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    Thousands of 100-year-old bricks arrive in Boyertown for railroad effort

    Thousands of 100-year-old bricks will serve as a part of the Colebrookdale Railroad’s station platforms.

    Rebecca Blanchard
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    Boyertown Relay for Life held at park

    Relay For Life of Boyertown kicked off on Saturday, June 25, for the ninth consecutive year. The 24-hour event was held at Boyertown Community Park on Madison Street.

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    Barnraiser launched to make Wild Fox Farm more sustainable

    Ben and Karah Davies’ love of the outdoors and the food they eat sparked their interest in opening the Wild Fox Farm in Barto.

    By Krista Zimmerman For Digital First Media |

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