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Experts: Technology and youth dominating the voting realm

By Kathleen E. Carey @dtbusiness on Twitter |

Local Sanders supporters sad campaign is over, ‘but it’s kind of been coming’

PHILADELPHIA >> The morning after Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders officially lost the Democratic presidential nomination to Hillary Clinton, Pennsylvania Democrats were eager to recognize the former candidate for his work in championing progressi...

By Eric Devlin @Eric_Devlin on Twitter |


  • News

    Chester County ranked in top 10 most innovative digital counties in nation

    Chester County took its place among the digital elite this week, when it was presented with a Digital Counties Survey award that recognizes the most innovative digital counties in the nation. Chester County ranks 10th among America’s 3,000-plus counties.

    Chester County |

  • Sports

    Pine Forge captures Mid-Atlantic championship

    MT. OLIVE, N.J. >> Pine Forge had blanked Mt. Olive (N.J.) 8-0 Saturday to make the championship round of the 16-18 Babe Ruth Mid-Atlantic Regional, sending the hosts to the loser’s bracket final.

    By Dan Dunkin For Digital First Media @DanDunkin1 on Twitter |

  • Food

    Chocoholics rejoice!

    Gail Warner circled tomorrow on her calendar as a day to celebrate. And if you love chocolate, you should too.

    By Emily Ryan For Digital First Media |

  • News

    NomFest in Kutztown helps poor, homeless

    NomFest 2016: Charity Food and Arts Festival at Kutztown Park on July 24 helped the poor and homeless.

    Lisa Mitchell

  • News

    Union Township to approve SALDO changes

    The Union Township Board of Supervisors approved on July 18 to proceed with updating its SALDO (subdivision and land development) ordinance.

    By Denise Larive For Digital First Media |

  • News

    Lightning strikes rainbow in Berks County

    The July 25 storms brought dark clouds, lightning and heavy rainfall. As the storm passed, lightning struck through a rainbow over Hamburg Community Library.


  • News

    True hometown spirit alive at Fleetwood Community Carnival

    The Fleetwood Community Carnival offered fun for all ages Tuesday to Saturday, July 19 to 23, at the Fleetwood Community Park. The carnival included rides, food, Midway and entertainment.

    Lisa Mitchell

  • News

    Children move to music at Kutztown Library

    Children moved to music at Kutztown Community Library’s July 21 Summer Reading Program.

    Lisa Mitchell

  • News

    West Pottsgrove pool closes amid heat wave

    WEST POTTSGROVE >> Just as the latest summer heat wave has sent temperatures into the triple digits, it was announced suddenly that the West Pottsgrove Community Pool will be closed for the rest of the summer due to financial problems.

    By Evan Brandt @PottstownNews on Twitter |

  • News

    Pottstown’s outdoor market now has produce fresh off the farm

    POTTSTOWN >> Get fresh with it at the local outdoor farmers market which now has a variety of fruits and vegetables available along with weekly entertainment.

    By Michilea Patterson @MichileaP on Twitter |

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