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Police seek suspect, truck that struck Corvette

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Chevy Cobalt found disabled in field

Fleetwood Borough Police Chief Steven Stinsky reports that a 2006 Chevrolet Cobalt was found disabled and unattended, with the airbags deployed, in a field at Richmond Road and Hefner Lane in Richmond Township at 8 p.m. on Sept. 25. ...

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    Emma Ketterer named a Budding Artist by Dancing Tree Creations

    Dancing Tree Creations Artisans Gallery and Studio is proud to name Emma Ketterer as their next Budding Artist. An opening reception, with light refreshments and the opportunity to meet other local artists, will be held on Thursday, September 29, 2016, from 5pm to 7pm. The Budding Artist Program provides school-aged artists an opportunity to join over 200 local and national artisans in exhibiting and selling their crafts for a three-month period of time with all proceeds going to the Budding...

    From Dancing Tree Creations Artisans Gallery & Studio |

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    Virginville Grange member selected for competitive National Grange Fellowship

    The National Grange has announced its 2016 class of Communication Fellows, which includes a Shoemakersville woman.

    National Grange|

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    Fleetwood Junior Troop tours Sweet Frog, learns about business

    Fleetwood Girl Scout Junior Troop 1793 started their Girl Scout year off with a trip to Sweet Frog! The girls worked on requirements to earn their Business Owner badge. They were given a tour of the facility and learned about owning and operating a business. The girls asked lots of questions and we instructed about good customer service and employee relations. What a fun, informative, interactive way to earn a badge.

    By Linda Yuengel Fleetwood Service Unit Manager|

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    Dangerous Synthetic Drug Control Act passes House with bipartisan vote

    The House of Representatives passed the bipartisan “Dangerous Synthetic Drug Control Act of 2015” (H.R. 3537) on Sept. 26 sponsored by Congressman Charlie Dent (PA-15) and Congressman Jim Himes (CT-4) through a vote of 258 – 101.

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    Committee passes bill to prohibit use of drones over certain facilities in PA

    The Senate Judiciary Committee unanimously approved a measure that would penalize unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) operators for flying their aircraft over certain facilities in Pennsylvania, according to a bill sponsored by Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks).

    Sen. Argall’s Office|

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    Boyertown Area Multi-Service calls for new or gently used children’s Halloween costumes

    Boyertown Area Multi-Service is currently collecting new and gently used children’s Halloween costumes (that aren’t scary!). The costumes that are collected will be distributed to the children of our client families – those most in need within the community. Many parents don’t have the luxury of purchasing “extra items” like Halloween costumes.

    Boyertown Area Multi-Service|

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    1932 Ford Roadster wins Best in Show at Hamburg Salem-Berne’s 12th annual Country Car Show

    A rainy start to the day likely kept a few entries, especially motorcycles, home but when the weather cleared there were plenty of great vehicles on display at the 12th Annual Country Car, Truck and Motorcycle Show at Salem-Berne United Methodist Church on Saturday, Sept. 24.

    By Carl Hess For Digital First Media|

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    Fall/Winter Vintage Fashion Show moves to Reading Pagoda

    As the seasons change, so do the fashion trends.

    Rebecca Blanchard

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    Pottstown stadium lights campaign still needs $130,000

    POTTSTOWN >> There is now a lot more money that needs to be raised to pay for new lights in Grigg Memorial Stadium.

    By Evan Brandt @PottstownNews on Twitter|

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    Barth Elementary students have lessons in the garden

    POTTSTOWN >> Barth Elementary students got a chance to explore the community garden right next to their school before the growing season will soon come to a close.

    By Michilea Patterson @MichileaP on Twitter|

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