In Other News

Reading Civic Theatre’s ‘Shrek’ captivates young fans

By Cheryl Thornburg |


  • Features/People

    Freda Berger celebrates 101st birthday

    Freda Berger celebrated her 101st birthday on Sept. 4. She currently resides at Stone Ridge Towne Centre in Myerstown. She formerly resided in Shartlesville for more than 50 years.


  • Higher education

    RACC and KU officials announce reverse transfer agreement

    Reading Area Community College (RACC) and Kutztown University (KU) announced, on Sept. 15, a reverse transfer agreement that will permit eligible students, who transfer from RACC to KU before earning an associate degree from RACC, the opportunity to transfer KU credits back to RACC to apply towards completion of the RACC associate degree concurrent with their enrollment at KU.

    From Reading Area Community College |

  • General news

    Hawks for peace: Hamburg seventh graders celebrate Peace Day

    Seventh graders at Hamburg Area Middle School spent Friday, Sept. 19, working on teamwork, learning about peaceful resolutions and how they can help make the world a better place as they celebrated Peace Day a few days early.

    Shea Singley

  • Announcements

    Jessica Davis engaged to Derek Ink

    Mr. and Mrs. Rodney Davis of Mohnton, are pleased to announcement the engagement of their daughter, Jessica Davis to Mr. Derek Ink of Narvon, son of Mr. and Mrs. Michael Ink of Narvon.


  • Features/People

    Adventure on the river: Terre Hill Boy Scouts canoe and kayak on Susquehanna River

    Terre Hill Boy Scouts Troop 172 recently took a canoe and kayak trip on the West Branch of the Susquehanna River over Labor Day weekend.

    From Troop 172 |

  • Fitness/Outdoors

    Fleetwood Community Library Children’s yoga offers ‘great benefits’

    Fleetwood >> After a year and a half long hiatus, Miss Alicia returned to Fleetwood Area Public Library on Sept. 17 to kick off “Yoga for Kids Ages 5-12.”

    By Laura Dillon For 21st Century Media |

  • Sports

    Twin Valley soccer beats Northeastern 5-0

    Twin Valley High School soccer team defeated Northeastern Senior High School 5-0 on Sept. 17.


  • Sports

    Conestoga Christian stays with tradition

    The Conestoga Christian varsity boys soccer team has a seven-year tradition of starting the season off with a road trip.

    By Barry Sankey @BarryBsankey1 on Twitter |

  • Features/People

    Getting to Know your Sunny Crest Neighbor: Amelia Rissler

    My name is Amelia Rissler, I am 53 years old and I grew up in Martindale on Gristmill Road.

    From Sunny Crest |

  • General news

    Hay Creek Apple Festival . . . Fun, Food and a Bit of History

    Morgantown >> What brings your family together? Food and fun are most certainly high on the list. This makes the annual Hay Creek Apple Festival at Historic Joanna Furnace the premier attraction to enjoy apple foods and to have out-of-the-ordinary fun.

    From Hay Creek Valley Historical Association |

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