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GUEST COLUMN: Facts, Not Hyperbole, Should Drive Tax Reform Debate

By Nathan A. Benefield and Brandon Arnold Guest columnists|

Santa Sighting at Kutztown Library

Santa and the Kutztown Optimist Club visited with children at Kutztown Community Library on Dec. 9 while snow painted the town a winter wonderland. ...

By Lisa Mitchell|


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    Schwank initiative to rename Route 176 Morgantown in honor of veterans passes Senate

    A road-naming bill to rename Route 176 in Berks County in honor of veterans was approved by the Pennsylvania Senate. Berks County’s inclusion in the bill was the result of the efforts of State Sen. Judy Schwank (D-Berks).

    From Sen. Schwank’s Office|

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    FOOD: Give these 3 holly, jolly holiday desserts

    This season, deck the halls with boughs of holly and stack the dessert table with showstoppers like Black Forest cake, white chocolate mousse trifle and vanilla cheesecake with thyme-cherry compote.

    By Emily Ryan For Digital First Media|

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    Pottstown mural celebrating Hispanic culture unveiled

    POTTSTOWN >> A mural promoting the vitality of Hispanic and Native American heritage was dedicated amid snow flurries on Saturday.

    By Evan Brandt @PottstownNews on Twitter|

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    Boyertown Area High School’s choir performs at esteemed conference

    The Boyertown Area School District is proud to recognize the achievements of Boyertown Area High School’s Select Choir for performing at the American Choral Directors Association of Pennsylvania (ACDA PA) fall choral conference.

    Submitted to Digital First Media|

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    Library Holiday House Tour takes patrons back 300 years

    The Friends of the Kutztown Community Library invited the community to attend their 2017 Holiday House Tour: Pathways through History on Dec. 3.

    From Kutztown Community Library|

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    Fleetwood Area High School November Students of the Month

    Christopher Weinhold Chris is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Martin Weinhold of Fleetwood. Chris aspires to enter acting after school. Chris has been involved in the Special Olympics while attending Fleetwood Area High School. Also, Chris supports his community by dedicating his time to volunteer at the high school and elementary schools by helping with recycling, managing the printers, and making cookies. Also Chris donates time to help with Fleetwood Community Center in getting supplies...


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    Brandywine Community Library showcases art by 15 at Teen Art Show

    Brandywine Community Library’s Third Art Show showcased the artwork of 15 teens with more than 30 submissions.

    By Heather Wicke Brandywine Community Library|

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    Pottsgrove Middle School scores robotics win

    UPPER POTTSGROVE >> The PGMS Computer / Robotics’ Technology - Lego Team won First Place on Dec. 2, at the school’s first-ever Lego Robotic Competition, for their innovative project.

    Digital First Media|

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    Foundation for Pottstown Education launches first-ever fund-drive campaign

    POTTSTOWN >> For the first time in the 33-year history of the Foundation for Pottstown Education, an Annual Support Campaign is being formalized.

    Digital First Media|

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    Limerick man faces prison for sexual assaults of teenage girls

    NORRISTOWN >> A 51-year-old Limerick man faces at least a decade in prison after he admitted he sexually assaulted two teenage Pottstown girls.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter|

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