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Community tours new Perry Elementary Center during grand opening

By Shea Singley|

Albright College presents ‘It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play’

Albright College’s Center for the Arts, in collaboration with the Brickhouse Theater Co., of Wernersville, Pa., will present a stage version of It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play, Dec. 12 to 14, in Albright’s Wachovia Theatr...

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  • General news

    Keeping score: Local school scores show ups and downs

    More than half the schools in the Pottstown tri-county area saw their state profile scores decline over the past year, according to sister paper The Mercury’s analysis of results recently released by the state.

    By Evan Brandt and Frank Otto ebrandt@21st-centurymedia.com, fotto@21st-centurymedia.com |

  • General news

    Friends of Hopewell Furnace celebrate “Bill of Rights Day”

    The Friends of Hopewell Furnace invite the public to celebrate the 225th anniversary of the Bill of Rights with a presentation of Fragile Freedom, an original play by the international playwright Christine Emmert.

    Friends of Hopewell Furnace |

  • Events

    Tri County Record Community Calendar Of Events

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

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  • General news

    Celebrate ‘Bill of Rights Day’ with the Friends of Hopewell Furnace

    The Friends of Hopewell Furnace invite the public to celebrate the 225th anniversary of the Bill of Rights with a presentation of Fragile Freedom, an original play by the international playwright Christine Emmert. In keeping with the season, the performance will be complemented by a demonstration of how to make a Belsnickel. The free program is slated for Sunday, Dec. 14, at 2 p.m. in the Hopewell Furnace Conference Center.

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  • General news

    Pole down, transformer explosion cause power outage in Morgantown Nov. 30

    November 30, 2014 At 10:27 a.m., TVFD was alerted to a pole down on wires in the 2900 block of Main Street in Morgantown. Units arrived onscene finding a utility pole that had decayed at the base and fallen across the roadway, bringing wires down and causing a local power outage. Fire police from TVFD, Honey Brook, and Churchtown were dispatched to close Main Street in both directions. While standing by, multiple wires began arching and caused a transformer explosion, effecting a...

    By TVFD http://www.tvfd69.com/ |

  • Events

    E.G. Landis Jewelers holiday showcase Dec. 6

    E.G. Landis Jewelers, Gilbertsville, is announcing their Holiday Showcase will be held on Dec. 6 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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  • General news

    Boyertown man faces charges after allegedly resisting arrest by Pottstown police

    A Boyertown man was arrested Monday, Nov. 22, after allegedly refusing to leave a woman’s home and resisting arrest.

    By Marian Dennis mdennis@pottsmerc.com @MarianDennis1 on Twitter |

  • General news

    Pottsgrove Manor to present ‘Twelfth Night’ and candlelight tours

    Visit historic Pottsgrove Manor now through Sunday, Jan. 11, for a glimpse of colonial life during the holiday season.

    From Pottsgrove Manor |

  • General news

    Power of Attorney laws set to change in 2015; seminar to address changes Dec. 3 at Reading Museum

    Gov. Corbett signed Act 95 of 2014 modifying the current power of attorney law with a majority of substantive changes effective January 2015. The new Power of Attorney requirements require the person giving the power of attorney (the Principal) to carefully consider the specific powers being given to their Agent. A power of attorney should only be executed after a detailed consultation with a trusted estate planning attorney who can review all of the powers contained in a power of attorney...

    By Russel Farbiarz Antanavage Farbiarz PLLC |

  • Education

    Brandywine Heights High School wins $25,000 State Farm Celebrate My Drive grant for second year

    Brandywine Heights High School students received a surprise at a Celebrate My Drive assembly Nov. 26.

    By Laura Dillon For 21st Century Media |

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