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Jackie & Daughter Flower Shop in Kutztown closing after 35 years

By Lisa Mitchell|

Masters of Beauty at the Hair Lounge caters to people of all sizes, all hair types

After witnessing discrimination in a hair salon where she worked, Ana Ilarraza of Laureldale decided to open her own salon three years ago in Reading that caters to all hair types and people of all sizes, as well as those with special needs such as Au...

By Lisa Mitchell|

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    Montgomery County prepares for ‘robust’ voter turnout Tuesday

    Montgomery County officials are expecting a “robust” turnout at the polls for Tuesday’s general election.

    By Kaitlyn Foti kfoti@21st-centurymedia.com @kaitlynfoti on Twitter|

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    Scout builds playground for Eagle Scout project

    Ryan Vargo, the son of Michael and Diana Vargo, of Boy Scout Troop 129 recently completed his Eagle Scout Project. He removed old playground equipment from a church in Stowe, refurbished it and built a completely new playground at Hollenbach Park on N. Hanover Street in Upper Pottsgrove.

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    Adoptable pets from Montco SPCA

    This little princess is in need of a new kingdom to rule. Molly is a one year old teacup chihuahua that went from living the high life, like any typical socialite, to finding herself without a home. Molly’s situation was due to no fault of her own. She would love to find someone just as willing to pamper and spoil her as her old owner. Release A268419

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    CAT ANGEL NETWORK

    Caviar is a gorgeous long-haired black kitty with tips of lighter-colored hair. He resembles a pure-bred cat called a Chantilly Tiffany cat. He is a sweetie who gets along with other pets and is loving to people, including children. His gentle and affectionate nature, along with his good looks, will impress you!

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    Send your event listings to cthornburg@berksmontnews.com to have them listed in On Tap! Deadline for submissions is Friday week before publication. Please mark e-mail subject as Connection On Tap.

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  • Opinion

    Person to Person: Precious In His Sight — Bill Montgomery

    In September I wrote two articles about the life of Bill Montgomery entitled “Treasurers Among Us”. In October, Barb and I attended Bill’s memorial service. After sweet memories and songs presented by members of Bill’s family and friends, an extraordinary talk was given by one of his friends. It moved me so much that I asked permission of the family and the speaker to share a summary of that speech with you. Following are the main points of the speech.

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    Think about it: Stephen R. Covey and his Seven Habits

    “Successful people are simply those with successful habits.” ­— Stephen R. Covey

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    Daniel Boone school board considers doing reality TV show

    Daniel Boone School Board members said Monday night, Oct. 24, that participation in a reality TV show by the Lifetime/A&E networks may be too much reality for its high school students.

    By Denise Larive For Digital First Media|

  • Update: York baby flies home

    HONEY BROOK >> Michael Kyle Denver York was born Oct. 5 premature in Colorado and came home to Honey Brook Oct. 21 with his mother Tabitha.

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    Former architect renovates Boyer’s Junction in Fleetwood

    The Market at Boyer’s Junction, an old country store at 122 Pricetown Road in Fleetwood, has been returned to its former glory by new owners Mark Johnson and his wife, Magdalena. The former architect renovated the store and is striving to bring it back as a community hub.

    By Roxanne Richardson For Digital First Media|

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