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Kutztown native markets award-winning independent film in NYC

Vault Collective |

Through My Kitchen WIndow: Picking our own apples, then heading to kitchen

We love apples so getting to pick our apples was an especially enjoyable experience. ...

By Lisa Mitchell|


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    Twin Valley Rotary hosts Empty Bowls Event for Food Pantry

    The Twin Valley Rotary Club of Morgantown is hosting its first annual Empty Bowls Fundraiser on Friday, November 6 from 4:30 to 6:30 PM at he Conestoga Christian Church, 2279 Main Street, Morgantown. All funds raised will benefit the Twin Valley Food Pantry which serves 150 families from Berks, Lancaster, and Chester County each month.

    Rotary |

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    Budget impasse puts pressure on Pa. charter schools

    Pennsylvania charter schools are being “strangled” by the state budget impasse that’s dragged on for three months and has cut off funding to school districts, says one charter school advocate.

    By Evan Grossman |

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    Beyond Fit, Douglassville, to celebrate grand opening on Saturday

    There’s a new gym in town. Beyond Fit will be celebrating a grand opening on Saturday, Oct. 10, at their new studio located in Douglassville

    Rebecca Blanchard

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    New Holland Police: Van robbed at West Cedar Street, police investigate

    On Monday, Oct. 5 at approximately 8:25 a.m., New Holland Police took a report about a theft from a motor vehicle that had occurred sometime over the weekend in the 400 block of West Cedar Street in New Holland.


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    Get ready for Winter with this heating checklist

    With the first day of autumn well behind us, it’s time for all of us to begin planning for the heating season. No matter how you heat your home, Rhoads Energy has developed a list of simple steps that can add up to big savings, and peace of mind, during the coming winter.

    By Michael DeBerdine, III CEO, The Rhoads Energy Family of Companies |

  • Entertainment

    ArtFusion, Pottstown, highlights inspiring women

    ArtFusion 19464’s latest educational exhibit Her Story opened on Sept. 19 and will run through Oct. 31. This show highlights artwork inspired by women’s history, celebrating notable woman and also addressing important issues, both from the past and today, that highlight the evolution of a woman’s role in society.

    From ArtFusion |

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    Chester County Commissioners test clarity and coverage of $42.1 million emergency voice radio system

    The Chester County Commissioners tested the clarity and coverage of Chester County’s new emergency voice radio system this week at Pickering Valley Elementary School in Chester Springs. The “can you hear me now” test process confirmed voice radio coverage throughout the school, which was selected because the location and solid construction made radio broadcasting difficult.

    Chester County |

  • Entertainment

    Studio B to host Panel Discussion on Critiquing, Publishing, and Promoting

    Writers interested in publishing and promoting their work are invited to Studio B Fine Art Gallery and Studio on Sunday, Oct. 18, from 2 to 4 p.m. for a panel discussion entitled “Critiquing, Publishing, and Promoting” featuring Virginia Beards, Professor and writer; Jim Breslin, author, publisher, and founder of the West Chester Slam; Heather Thomas, published author, former poet laureate, and English Professor emeritus; and Dawn Wivell, owner and lead writer at Dawn Wivell...

    From Studio B |

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    Chester County Community Foundation to host 2015 Institute for Board Trustees

    Developing an effective nonprofit board is key to helping guide your organization to success. By cultivating board members who are well informed and understand all aspects of nonprofit leadership, nonprofit leaders better your chances of leading your nonprofit to achieve its mission. But how can board members learn about the nonprofit world and be well prepared to lead successfully? Bring your board to the Chester County Community Foundation’s annual Institute for Board Trustees on...

    Chester County Community Foundation |

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    French and Pickering Creeks Conservation Trust to hold biggest fund raiser of the year

    French & Pickering Creeks Conservation Trust announced Oct. 5 that the “Protecting Our Watersheds: It’s Working” Annual Auction Party will be held on Saturday, Nov. 7 at 6 p.m. at Stonewall Golf Club in Elverson.

    French & Pickering Creeks Conservation Trust |

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