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Brew Hub: Craft brewing in the Philly region

By Digital First Media Staff @DFMPhillyNews on Twitter |

Amity to request ambulance RFPs

The Amity Township Board of Supervisors said June 17 that it will follow the necessary protocol to locate and contract with an ambulance service. ...

By Denise Larive For Berks-Mont News |


  • News

    DCNR reveals statewide recreation plan at Pottstown Volleyball Rumble (photos, video)

    POTTSTOWN >> About 15 people riding yellow Bike Pottstown bicycles pedaled their way onto the lush green fields of Memorial Park Thursday to center court of the 24th annual Pottstown Volleyball Rumble.

    By Michilea Patterson @MichileaP on Twitter |

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    Boyertown man jailed for sex with teen girl

    NORRISTOWN >> A 20-year-old Boyertown man faces several years of court supervision after he admitted to having sexual contact with a 14-year-old girl in Lower Providence after meeting her on the social networking site Facebook.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter |

  • Events

    Boyertown haunted & historical walks slated through June to October

    Haunted & historical walks around Boyertown will be held on June 27, July 25, Aug. 22, Sept. 26, Oct. 10 and Oct. 17.

    From Boyertown Area Historical Society |

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    Relay team Friends for Life holds 4th annual 5K

    On Saturday, June 6, the Friends for Life held their 4th annual 5K run event. This year’s event was attended by over 140 participants and included individuals from the Fun on the Run team from the YMCA and also children participating in a fun run.


  • Beer

    Brew Hub: Craft brewing in the Philly region

    The Craft Beer industry has soared to new heights globally, and the Philadelphia area has been a flagship of homebrewed growth and innovation.

    By Digital First Media Staff @DFMPhillyNews on Twitter |

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    Antietam Valley Farmers’ & Artists’ Market to celebrate grand opening

    The Antietam Valley Farmers’ & Artists’ Market at historic Carsonia Park will hold its grand opening on Saturday, June 27 at 8 a.m., rain or shine. Over 25 vendors will be offering fresh meats and produce, baked goods, plants and cut flowers, and a wide variety of homemade products in our beautiful shady park.

    From Antietam Valley Farmers’ & Artists’ Market |

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    Colebrookdale Railroad to run special July 4th fireworks express

    With the return of Fourth of July fireworks to Pottstown’s Memorial Park comes a unique way to view them, from the historic Colebrookdale Railroad.

    By Evan Brandt @PottstownNews on Twitter |

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    Thousands expected for annual Pottstown Rumble volleyball tournament

    Pottstown >> Volleyball fans from around the country will converge on Pottstown later this month for what’s shaping up to be one of the biggest tournaments the area has ever seen.

    By Eric Devlin @Eric_Devlin on Twitter |

  • Events

    Mouns Jones Plantation Day set for Saturday at Morlatton Village

    DOUGLASSVILLE >> The Mouns Jones Plantation Day at Morlatton Village will be held Saturday, June 27 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (rain or shine). The Early Riverside Settlement Event, sponsored by the Historic Preservation Trust of Berks County, offers a look into the past.

    By 21st Century Media staff |

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    Boone budget affects HS classes, students’ futures

    Daniel Boone School Board members said June 8 they didn’t know where the task of furloughing teachers would lead them, or the effect it would have on next year’s juniors and seniors.

    By Denise Larive For Berks-Mont Newspapers |

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