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  • Business

    Walmart expands its grocery pickup service into Berks County

    Bechtelsville >> Grocery shopping … everyone does it. From list writing to shopping to putting away — it’s an activity that takes hours every week.

    By Donna Rovins drovins@21st-centurymedia.com @MercBiz on Twitter|

  • News

    Boyertown parents get update on stadium repairs

    COLEBROOKDALE >> Decisions about the fall sports season at Boyertown High School will probably have to wait until at least May, a group of parents was told Tuesday night.

    By Evan Brandt ebrandt@21st-centurymedia.com @PottstownNews on Twitter|

  • News

    New Hanover looking ahead to future needs

    NEW HANOVER >> When the Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission ranked projected percentage population growth by 2025 in the Philadelphia region, New Hanover Township came in at number two.

    By Evan Brandt ebrandt@21st-centurymedia.com @PottstownNews on Twitter|

  • Entertainment

    Reading area set to buzz with annual Berks Jazz Fest

    Thanks to the Berks Arts Council, Berks County becomes a regional hotbed for music each year with the Berks Jazz Fest.

    By Brian Bingaman bbingaman@21st-centurymedia.com @brianbingaman on Twitter|

  • Entertainment

    More local craft distilleries to check out. Opportunities abound for tours, tastings and more

    Craft distilleries in the region are booming to the point where it can be argued that Pennsylvania’s once-prominent reputation for liquor production is being restored.

    By Brian Bingaman bbingaman@21st-centurymedia.com @brianbingaman on Twitter|

  • News

    Aqua Pennsylvania has program for low-income families

    West Chester >> Aqua Pennsylvania is reminding customers that its Helping Hand assistance program is available to low-income families who find it difficult to pay their water bills.

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  • News

    Cosby judge rejects demand to step aside over wife’s work

    NORRISTOWN >> A Montgomery County judge said he can be impartial and will continue to preside over the sexual assault retrial of actor Bill Cosby, turning down a defense request that he recuse himself because his wife works as an advocate for sexual assault victims.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. chessler@21st-centurymedia.com @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter|

  • News

    Pottstown area regional planners join chorus of opposition to YMCA closure

    POTTSTOWN >> You can the voices of officials from eight surrounding municipalities to the growing chorus raising its voice in opposition to the closing of the YMCA on North Adams Street.

    By Evan Brandt ebrandt@21st-centurymedia.com @PottstownNews on Twitter|

  • News

    Diakon celebrates 150 years of service, rededicates Topton’s Old Main

    Magic had already occurred. That is how Shari VanderGast, Diakon’s senior vice president for administration and child and family services operations, described what had happened in the new Helen N. Palmer Center for Permanency in the refurbished Old Main building at The Lutheran Home at Topton.

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  • Berks County Heritage Center offers 8-week Pa German Language Classes

    PA German Language Classes will be held Tuesdays, April 17 to June 5, from 6:30 to 8 p.m., at the Berks County Heritage Center in Bern Township, located at 1102 Red Bridge Rd., Reading.

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