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Studio B announces Thursday Series: Life in the Old Days: Stories of the Past with Bob Wood


Fifteen Boyertown students awarded $29,700 in scholarships

The Berks County Community Foundation recently distributed $29,700 in scholarships to 15 Boyertown Area Senior High School graduates. ...



  • General news

    Community comes together to ‘Keep Hamburg Beautiful’

    Residents of Hamburg gathered together on Saturday, Sept. 27 for the third Keep Hamburg Beautiful, a community-wide effort to clean up the town’s streets, parks and lots.

    By Laura Dillon For 21st Century Media |

  • General news

    Berks County Wine Trail ‘Artisan Cheese & Wine Pairing Event Weekend’ this weekend

    The cheese and wine menu for the “2014 Artisan Cheese & Wine Pairing Event Weekend” with the Berks County Wine Trail is pairing up nicely! A fabulous selection of cheeses will be enjoyed with locally produced wines during this popular harvest time event. Taking place Saturday, Oct. 4 and Sunday, Oct. 5, from noon to 5 p.m. both days, this cheese-filled annual event is ideal for anyone who enjoys cheese, wine, fresh fruit and a peaceful Autumn day out on the rural by-ways of...

    From Berks County Wine Trail |

  • General news

    33rd annual Heritage Festival at Berks Heritage Center this weekend

    The days are filled with entertainment, crafts, vendors, fabulous food and amazing demonstrations at Berks Heritage Center in Bern Twp. on Oct. 4 and 5 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. New to the festival this year is master wood carver Barry Frank of Bucks County. Frank wields a chainsaw like no other artist. Environmentally conscious, he only uses wood from tree services – no trees are cut purposefully for his art.

    From Berks County Parks and Recreation |

  • General news

    Grube’s Dairy celebrates two years with open house event

    Tucked away on the corner of Main and Yoder on Shoemakersville, Grube’s Dairy Store has offered local milk and eggs and other farm-fresh groceries since 2012. This past weekend, the dairy celebrated two years of business with an open house event featuring music, tours, Dairy Royalty and – of course – cookies and milk.

    By Kolleen Long For 21st Century Media |

  • School boards

    Hamburg Superintendent updates directors on Perry Elementary Center

    Perry Elementary Center Dedicated to Esther H. Ludwig should be completed by late October or early November, Superintendent Steven Keifer told school directors on Sept. 22.

    By Arch Kurtz For 21st Century Media |

  • General news

    Henne and Browder crowned Hamburg Area High School Homecoming King and Queen

    Hamburg varsity football earned their first, and possibly most important, win of the season so far on Friday, Sept. 26. The homecoming game was a success: the Hawks won against the Kutztown Cougars with a final score of 34-6. Junior Nick Kuhn ran the ball to score once and threw two touchdown passes to juniors Jared Lesher and Aaron Nelson. Freshman Ignasio Reynoso also scored one touchdown. Hamburg only allowed Kutztown a total of 94 total offensive yards. This is their sixth consecutive...

    By Sarah Hanlon Senior, Hamburg Area High School |

  • Features/People

    Boyertown native Naelee Rae continues to inspire with musical gift

    In 2012, Naelee Rae, a musician and Boyertown native, was a 15-year-old pursuing her life-long goal of inspiring people with her passion for music. Two years later, Naelee is still at it, plugging away at music festivals, recording in Nashville and sharing her passion with a growing audience.

    By Laura Dillon For 21st Century Media |

  • General news

    Senator Mensch to host seminar on avoiding scams and identity theft

    Senator Bob Mensch (R- Montgomery, Bucks, Berks) will be hosting a seminar on avoiding scams and identity theft for interested constituents. PA consumers become victims of financial scams or identity theft on a daily basis. “This is a great time for constituents to learn how to look out for these scams and identity offers that are too good to be true,” said Mensch.

    From the officer of Senator Mensch |

  • Events

    Tri County Record Community Calendar Sept. 30

    Ongoing & Upcoming Events Shepherd’s Kitchen at Honey Brook Presbyterian Church FREE meal: Oct. 2, Nov. 6 and Dec. 4 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at 4331 Horseshoe Pike, Honey Brook. 610-273-2848 or email


  • Neighborhood News

    Second Annual Barctoberfest Brings Dogs and Dog Owners Together at Community Park

    On Saturday, Sept. 27, BARCO hosted the second annual Barcoberfest in Boyertown Community Park where hundreds (of dogs and people) gathered to celebrate everything about dogs!

    By Kritsa Zimmerman For 21st Century Media |

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