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Saxton: Mods at the Madhouse bound for Grandview on Oct. 15

By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media|

College Corner: Smith, Wachowicz stick together at Alvernia

Emily Smith and Laura Wachowicz were teammates with the strong Exeter Township girls’ volleyball team and now they are teammates on the Alvernia University women’s volleyball team. ...

By Bill Arsenault For Digital First Media|


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    column: What hangs in the balance this election?

    Whether you’re liberal, conservative, libertarian or a Green party member, on the eve of selecting the next American president there are some things to consider. Your vote is more than a just tally for a candidate; it’s a referendum on the future of our country.

    By Mary Cantell Guest columnist|

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    Time is the most precious commodity of all

    I’m sure I’m not the only one among us who has noticed that times flies.

    By Mike Zielinski Guest columnist|

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    Out & About: Trail Time

    Bikes loaded, check. Helmets and air pump loaded, check. Water and snacks packed, check. Backup water and backup snacks packed, check, check. It’s 8 a.m. on a Sunday morning, and Theresa and I are off to bike another trail. “Where are we headed?” Theresa asks curiously. “We’re going north, to the D & L Trail,” I responded with a grin. Time to get those legs ready!


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    Newest portion of Big Woods Trail completed

    Elverson >> Officials had a warm welcome ready for the newest portion of the Big Woods Trail Friday.

    By Marian Dennis @MarianDennis1 on Twitter|

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    Hamburg history painted in town mural

    Large painted scenes of Hamburg’s history are quickly coming to life on a wall adjacent to the Hamburg State Street Square.

    Lisa Mitchell

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    Hamburg Strand hosts Rocky Horror Picture Show event

    Hamburg Strand Theater hosts a Rocky Horror Picture Show movie event, honoring the 1975 cult film’s 40th anniversary.

    By Sheryle Delewski Hamburg Strand Theater|

  • Entertainment

    Rock Music Menu: Robert Plant joins Lampedusa tour, Philly date

    Robert Plant has confirmed that he will join Emmylou Harris, Steve Earle, Patty Griffin, Buddy Miller and more for select dates on the Lampedusa tour, including a show at the Merriam Theater Oct. 19. The tour is an 11-stop run intended to raise awareness about the unprecedented worldwide refugee crisis.

    By Michael Christopher|

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    Calendar of events Boyertown

    Sept. 30 Friday Night Fun Show : Good Fellowship Riding Club at Monocacy Creek Road, Birdsboro will hold a fun show Friday Sept. 30 at 7 p.m. For more information, go to


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    Church news for Boyertown area

    Shepherd of the Hills Church, Bechtelsville


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    Experience Adele, A Live Tribute Show to benefit theater

    Our Town Foundation hosts award winning singer, Andrea Taylor, in her iconic performance of “Experience Adele”, a phenomenal live tribute of the popular singer Adele, at the Hamburg Strand Theater, 6 South 4th St. in, Hamburg on Sunday, Oct. 9 at 1 p.m.

    By Sheryle Delewski|

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