In Other News

Tulpehocken Valedictorian: ‘Sail away, explore outside Tulpe borders’

By Lisa Mitchell|

More cited for trespassing at Rock, Kerny Dam area

June 8 at 2:30 p.m.: Tilden Township Police made contact with one adult from Schuylkill Haven, at Lot 3 of the Kernsville Dam Recreation Area. That adult will be cited for Criminal Trespass. ...

Tilden Township Police|


  • Entertainment

    CONCERT BEST BETS: Deftones and Sigur Rós among the week’s highlights

    Welcome to “Seven in Seven,” where each Friday we take a look at shows coming to the region over the next week. Whether your musical tastes are rock and roll, jazz, heavy metal, singer-songwriter or indie, there’ll always be something to check out in the coming days.

    By Michael Christopher For Digital First Media|

  • Entertainment

    Experience science: Young Innovators Fair at Greater Philadelphia Expo Center this weekend

    Science, Technology, Engineering and Math: The Young Innovators Fair brings STEM to life at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center in Oaks, PA, June 10-11, with more than four football fields of hands-on experiences that immerse children K-12 and their families.

    Submitted to Ticket|

  • Movies & TV

    MOVIES: A unique Marine and her dog story

    We’ve never seen a woman-and-her-dog movie like “Megan Leavey.” Haven’t seen a war movie like it, either. The two go together in making this true life-based film unique, but there’s a third quality — let’s call it a heightened level of no-nonsense — that’s the real reason why this military biopic stands out.

    By Bob Strauss Southern California News Group|

  • Home and Garden

    FROM THE GROUND UP: Deer: Love them, hate them

    On October 2, 1959, the white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) was adopted as the state animal of Pennsylvania. No wonder: it is a beautiful, graceful animal and has played an important role in our forests for as long as there have been people living in them. Over half a century ago, who could foresee that this creature would become such a pest!

    By Pamela Baxter|

  • News

    Donations needed for GoFourth! events in Pottstown

    POTTSTOWN >> As the final leg of the effort to re-start Fourth of July celebrations in the borough begins, organizers report that plans are coming together, although donations are still needed.

    By Evan Brandt @PottstownNews on Twitter|

  • News

    Fleetwood Class of 2017 crosses stage

    More than 200 Fleetwood students walked across the stage at the 2017 graduation held at Kutztown University’s Keystone Hall on June 6.

    By Laura E. Quain For Digital First Media|

  • Movies & TV

    MOVIE REVIEW: ‘The Mummy’ — a new monster mash

    “Welcome to a new world of gods and monsters.”

    By Mark Meszoros @MarkMeszoros on Twitter|

  • News

    PHOTOS: High school dedicates stadium track and gate to late Boyertown running legend

    BOYERTOWN >> The passion and dedication to a community is like that of a runner’s heart: fiery, driven and humble when the finish line is finally crossed.

    By Michael Sneff|

  • News

    Photos: Exeter high school graduates Class of 2017

    Exeter Township Senior High School held commencement for the 2017 graduating class was held Friday, June 2.


  • Entertainment

    NEW ON DVD: Live-action ‘Beauty and the Beast’ sparkles anew

    Filmmaker Bill Condon (“Dreamgirls”) scores an unexpected triumph with “Beauty And The Beast” (2017, Disney, PG, $30), the superb live-action revamping of the beloved 1991 animated hit.

    By Amy Longsdorf For Digital First Media|

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