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In our helter-skelter lives, Thanksgiving dinner with the family is good for the spirit as well as the belly

By Mike Zielinski Guest columnist|

Fleetwood Daisy Troop creates Fairy Gardens

Fleetwood Girl Scout Daisy Troop 11099 was joined by Caitlyn Miller from Riverside Nursery to make Daisy Fairy Gardens out of tea cups and saucers. ...

By Linda Yuengel Fleetwood Girl Scout Service Unit Manager|

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    Hopewell Furnace – There’s an app for that

    After nearly a year and a half of development, smart phone and tablet users can now download a new application for Hopewell Furnace NHS.

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    Chestnut Knoll to hold Alzheimer’s Association Fundraiser at Doc’s Irish Pub

    Help Chestnut Knoll turn Doc’s purple at their Alzheimer’s Association fundraiser! Join Chestnut Knoll Personal Care and Memory Care for a great evening of food, drinks and fun, as you help raise money for the Alzheimer’s Association. This event will be held at Doc’s Irish Pub, located at 1080 E. Philadelphia Ave., Gilbertsville, on Thursday, Dec. 1, from 5–10 p.m.

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    Class of ‘44 veteran receives diploma from Boyertown; seed money raised for Wall of Veterans

    Boyertown Area Senior High continued its Veterans Day tradition with two special highlights this year.

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    Adoptable pets from Montco SPCA

    Pearl is a dog with a lot of potential! She already knows how to sit and is very much eager to please. This girl has tons of energy and the shelter environment is not the right place for her. Pearl needs room to run and play to blow off some steam. An experienced owner would be best for her, someone willing to put in the time to polish this pearl in the sand. Release A268503

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    Mind games and a meal at area restaurants

    What do Collegeville, Limerick, and Schwenksville all have in common? Quite a bit, but here’s a twist you might not expect. All of them have an eatery with a mentalist who entertains their guests on a recurrent basis. Da Vinci’s Pub in Collegeville, Copperfield Inn at Lakeside in Limerick, and Woodside Lodge in Schwenksville are restaurants that all hire a mentalist named Jesse Dameron to entertain customers. He combines demonstrations of mind reading, influences thoughts with...

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    CAT ANGEL NETWORK

    Caviar is a gorgeous long-haired kitty whose glossy black fur has tips of lighter-colored hair. He resembles a pure-bred cat called a Chantilly Tiffany cat. If you search for this breed on Google, you will see that he looks very similar to these expensive cats, only he is even more beautiful, in our opinion! Who would give up a stunning cat like this? His family discovered that a new baby was allergic so regretfully Caviar found himself without a home.

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    KU Woodwind & Brass Day enhances music education for high schoolers

    Seven Hamburg High School musicians attended master classes and expanded their musical knowledge at the 2016 Kutztown University Woodwind and Brass Day on Nov. 14.

    Lisa Mitchell
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    Celina’s Eggacy owner, 16, gives free meals to veterans

    Celina’s Eggacy at Leesport Farmer’s Market, owned and operated by 16-year-old Celina Estrada of Kutztown, served free meals to 52 veterans on Nov. 16 in honor of Veterans Day. Veterans received a free meal and drink of their choice.

    Lisa Mitchell
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    Goddard School plans to move to new building in Gilberstville

    The Goddard School near the intersection of Grosser and Gilbertsville Road is set to move to a new location at 2912 North Charlotte Street in Gilbertsville, next to the BB&T Bank.

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