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Albert Boscov remembered during memorial service in Reading

By Eric Devlin edevlin@21st-centurymedia.com @Eric_Devlin on Twitter|

Boyertown Area School District to sponsor drug abuse program for parents

Local organizations have come together to tackle tough questions facing parents. ...

By Harrison Otto hotto@berksmontnews.com|

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    Cat angel network

    Tinker and Toby are handsome “teen-age” kittens who were born on April 22, 2016. You can tell these striking tabbies apart because Tinker has white on his face. They are super friendly to people and love other cats, especially each other. It is not unusual to pass by the Adoption Center in the Pottstown Petsmart and see these boys sleeping together in the same bed, with their arms wrapped around each other.

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    Fourth Annual Golden Apple Gala to benefit TriCounty Active Adult Center

    The fourth annual Golden Apple Gala is less than one month away. This exciting event raises money for the TriCounty Active Adult Center as they work to support older adults in the greater Pottstown region.

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    New Hanover Historical Society slates March program on Paleo Indians

    For the March program of the New Hanover Township Historical Society, Jim Wosochlo, former president of the Society for Pennsylvania Archeology, will present an illustrated talk describing “Ice Age Hunters of Pennsylvania” as found on the Wosochlo Farm Site in Schuylkill County. The Society for Pennsylvania Archaeology was organized to promote the study of prehistoric and historic archaeological resources of Pennsylvania and neighboring states.

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    On Tap

    Send your event listings to cthornburg@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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    Blue Mountain Academy opens student-run store

    Between 500 and 700 people attended the Blue Mountain Academy’s Grand Opening of its Health Food Store in Hamburg on Feb. 19.

    Lisa Mitchell
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    Kutztown man, children injured in Route 222 crash

    A Kutztown man, three children and a teen were sent to the hospital for injuries after their van collided with the rear of a box truck in Richmond Township on Feb. 22.

    Lisa Mitchell
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    Hamburg Area High School students, teachers explore virtual reality classroom

    Hamburg students, teachers and administrators entered virtual reality, using 3D computer technology on Feb. 21.

    Lisa Mitchell
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  • Announcements

    State Sen. Judy Schwank hosting Opioid Addiction Awareness Event

    State Sen. Judy Schwank is hosting an opioid addiction awareness event from 7 to 9 p.m. on March 16 at the Governor Mifflin Intermediate School in Shillington.

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  • Features/People

    Store owners take part in National Random Acts of Kindness Day, donate goods to Exeter Police

    Local residents and store owners Ben and Ellen Nonnemacher recently took part in National Random Acts of Kindness Day on Friday, Feb. 17, by donating goods to Exeter Township Police Department.

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  • Announcements

    Boyertown Area School District participates in Pennsylvania TSA Region 9 Conference

    On Feb. 4, 131 Boyertown Area School District students travelled to Stroudsburg High School to compete in the Pennsylvania Technology Student Association (TSA) Region 9 Conference. Students from Boyertown Area Senior High School, Junior High East, and Junior High West joined 200 high school and junior high school students for a thrilling day of competition.

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