In Other News

TV death watch: Is your favorite show in trouble?

By Chuck Barney Contra Costa Times |

KMS and KU students team up to make creations with a twenty-first century technology skill, 3D printing

Eight Kutztown Middle School (KMS) students from Adventures in the Land of Art partnered with eight Kutztown University (KU) students in their Designing for Disabilities class and learned how to use the design program, 123D Design, to create 3D Printe...

By Kristina Kopfer, KMS Student Teacher |


  • Lifestyle

    Tel Hai’s 18th annual high school art show defies snow, ice and outage

    Tel Hai’s 18th Annual High School Student Art Show in Honey Brook Twp. attracted a faithful crowd of more than 200 people who enjoyed the exhibition of 110 works by area youth.

    From Tel Hai |

  • Entertainment

    WTIM: Music Around Town March 19 edition

    What’s going on musically in the Berks-Mont Newspapers coverage area? A lot, and we want to help keep everyone in the know.


  • Arts and entertainment

    Kutztown artist Marilyn Fox exhibits landscapes, still life, abstract artworks at Clay on Main, Oley

    Clay on Main in Oley presents an exhibition of recent works by Kutztown artist Marilyn Fox.

    Submitted by Clay on Main |

  • General news

    The American Red Cross raises flood awareness week with new app

    The American Red Cross announced its new Flood App to help save lives and reduce losses from floods and flash floods.


  • Neighborhood News

    Kutztown Community Partnership resumes their Clean Up program for the spring of 2014

    On March 9, 2014, the Kutztown Community Partnership resumed their Safe, Clean, & Green Committee’s Community Clean Up Program. Kutztown University affiliated groups Environmental Issues, Outdoors Club and Sigma Alpha Epsilon participated in the post-Kutztown St. Patty’s Day clean up, targeting Main Street and party hotspot Noble Street for debris collection. This marked the first clean up for the spring semester, and the weekly Sunday clean ups will continue from 12 2 p.m.

    By Kate Quinlan of KCP |

  • News & Gossip

    TV death watch: Is your favorite show in trouble?

    In prime time, as elsewhere, it’s good to be king.

    By Chuck Barney Contra Costa Times |

  • General news

    Clay on Main to offer new Creative Drawing Class

    Clay on Main will offering a new Creative Drawing Class taught by Ron Schira beginning Wednesday, March 26, to Wednesday, April 30, from 7 to 9. The act of drawing has traditionally been recognized as the first step to becoming an artist. This basic class will introduce the student to line, value and composition, and how they combine to compose a successful drawing. You will see how drawing not only trains your hands to see but also helps to express your inner thoughts and feelings. Students...

    From Clay on Main |

  • Parent-teacher associations

    Harlem Wizards take on Benfer’s Pride in Tulpehocken

    The Harlem Wizards, a professional basketball team based in New Jersey, will take on the team of Benfer’s Pride in the Tulpehocken Jr/Sr High gym on Sunday, March 30 at 2:30 p.m. The Wizards are a team who entertain crowds with their basketball tricks. Dancing, joking and fun is what they do best!

    Michele Dietrich Penn-Bernville PTO |

  • General news

    Jessica Palko and Cody Knight advance to the All State Musical Festival in Hershey

    Senior Jessica Palko and junior Cody Knight have advanced to the All State Music Festival in Hershey which is a huge accomplishment for both of them. For Jessica it is her first time ever auditioning and for Cody it is his second year in a row making it to the Festival. The music festival will be held in Hershey from March 26 through the 29.

    Ally Vaughn Hamburg Area High School Senior |

  • General news

    Hamburg VFW presented with flag flown in Kuwait

    During the monthly meeting of VFW Post 216 SFC Paul Shollenberger of the PA National Guard presented the post with a flag which was flown over his camp in Kuwait. The flag was accompanied by a certificate of appreciation thanking Post 216 for the comfort packages that were sent to the troops while the unit was deployed to Kuwait in 2013.

    By Steve Cashman VFW Post 216 Hamburg |