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Pfeil takes Firecracker 40; Weiss, Papiez other winners at Grandview

By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media |

Berks families host NY children for summer fun in country

Berks County host families held up home-made signs welcoming 10 New York City children to Berks County as their bus arrived at Salem Evangelical Congregational Church in Lenhartsville on July 8. ...

By Lisa Mitchell|

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  • Sports

    Pfeil takes Firecracker 40; Weiss, Papiez other winners at Grandview

    BECHTELSVILLE >> Wayne Pfeil, behind the wheel of his own/J&H Automotive & Custom Exhaust No. 72, scored the biggest win of his career when he took home the $2,000 first prize money in the Chapman Auto Group Firecracker 40 NASCAR BRC Late Model feature on Saturday night at Grandview Speedway. He dedicated his first win of the season to his dad, a former racer, who was at home with some health issues.

    By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media |

  • Sports

    Saxton: N.J. Motorsports Park raising the bar with Exotic Car Garages

    Now if only I had the money, I would be signing on the dotted line. Before construction has even begun, New Jersey Motorsports Park’s Phase II Exotic Car Garage units are almost sold out with a waiting list already started for Phase III from buyers beyond New Jersey to New York, Pennsylvania, Delaware and even D.C.

    By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media |

  • News

    East Penn Manufacturing security guard arrested for stealing from the company

    East Penn Manufacturing security guard Matthew Allmendinger, 21, Boyertown, was arrested on theft charges for allegedly stealing from the company he was hired to provide security services.

    Lisa Mitchell
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  • News

    Berks families host NY children for summer fun in country

    Berks County host families held up home-made signs welcoming 10 New York City children to Berks County as their bus arrived at Salem Evangelical Congregational Church in Lenhartsville on July 8.

    Lisa Mitchell
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  • News

    Amity accepts turkey farm plan for review

    AMITY >> The Amity Township Planning Commission unanimously approved on July 13 to accept the Barry Shirey turkey farm preliminary land development plan for review.

    By Denise Larive For Digital First Media |

  • News

    NBCC calls for nominations for the 2016 Shining Star Awards

    On Thursday, Sept. 29, the Northeast Berks Chamber of Commerce will announce its Member of the Year at the 3rd Annual Shining Star Event to be held at Berkleigh Golf Club. In 2015, Berks Encore, represented by LuAnn Oatman, President & CEO, was recognized, and Deborah Berger, Hasch Daal Custom Embroidery, Silk-Screening & Promotional Products, was named the year before.

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  • News

    State Police: Sobriety checkpoint yields two arrests

    State Police of the Hamburg station conducted a stationary sobriety checkpoint between July 9 at 10 p.m. and July 10 at 3 a.m. on Krumsville Road in Greenwich Township.

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  • News

    State Police visit Hamburg Rotary Club for presentation on Camp Cadet

    State Police David Boehm and Matthew Deck of Troop L presented a recent program about their involvement in Camp Cadet, a leadership camp for young people ages 12 to 15 in Berks and Schuylkill Counties. Kim Bagenstose was the program chairperson.

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  • News

    Seniors of Blue Mountie all ears for impressionist Eric Kearns

    Impressionist Eric Kearns had the Seniors of Blue Mountie 50+ Club all ears as he did a show for them. His songs ranged from Willie Nelson to Nat King Cole to Dean Martin and Chubby Checker, with any number of artists in between. Feet were moving, smiles were in great visibility, as the man of many voices delighted the group and sometimes had members singing accompaniment as well. Anyone wanting more information about the Seniors of Blue Mountie 50+ Club can contact Peggy Ritchie at...

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  • Lifestyle

    Item Community Calendar July 20

    Submit to Calendar: E-mail event listings to ldillon@berksmontnews.com. Note Item Calendar in e-mail subject.

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