In Other News

Pastor David Lewis of New Hanover to retire after 30 years of service

By Rebecca Blanchard|

Boyertown School Board OKs $112.7M budget with tax increase

During their June 15 meeting, Boyertown school board approved the $112.7 million final budget for 2017-18 with a tax increase of 3.1 percent. The increase raises the millage rate by .75 for Berks and Montgomery, bringing each county’s rate to 2...

By Rebecca Blanchard|


  • Entertainment

    Clay on Main offers summer programs

    Clay on Main is offering classes for kids as well as adults this summer.

    From a press release|

  • News

    Judge releases identities of jurors at Bill Cosby trial

    NORRISTOWN >> The Montgomery County judge who presided over the Bill Cosby sexual assault trial released the identities of the jurors who deadlocked in their deliberations, but jurors will be limited in what they can speak about publicly.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter|

  • News

    Fleetwood Bank awards scholarship to Hamburg High grad Zachary Moser

    Fleetwood Bank is pleased to announce that Zachary W. Moser, a 2017 Hamburg Area High School graduate, has been awarded the 2017 Fleetwood Bank Scholarship of $8,000. Fleetwood Bank is committed to provide scholarships in the local communities to help families offset the cost of post-secondary education, as well as demonstrate its commitment to the communities we serve.

    Fleetwood Bank|

  • News

    Rehrersburg Lions Club installs officers

    In an outdoor meeting in the club’s pavilion, the Rehrersburg Lions Club‘s officers for the 2017-2018 program year were installed. Serving as installing Lion was PDG Bob Argot, currently zone chair for three area clubs.

    By Adele Argot Lions Club|

  • News

    Ashley Seitzinger honored as Shartlesville Lion of the Year

    Once the listing of duties and accomplishments were starting to be shared, it did not take Shartlesville Lions Club members long to figure out that which had been kept secret from all members but for the four-member Selection Committee.

    By Adele Argot Lion Club|

  • News

    The 60s Boys in concert at Kutztown Park June 24

    As part of the 2017 Borough of Kutztown Concert Series in the Park, The 60s Boys will take the stage on Saturday night, June 24 from 7 to 9:15 p.m. to entertain the crowd.

    By John Schmoyer Kutztown Recreation Director|

  • News

    3-vehicle crash on Route 183 Penn Township sends drivers to hospital

    State Police Reading report that at 4:32 p.m. on June 16, a three-vehicle crash occurred on Route 183 (Bernville Road) at the intersection with North Beyfrle Hill Road in Penn Township.

    State Police Reading|

  • News

    Pottstown man jailed for hit-and-run involving jogger

    NORRISTOWN >> A judge sent a Pottstown man to jail after a jury convicted him of striking a jogger and leaving the scene of the collision on a rural Upper Frederick roadway.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter|

  • Entertainment

    The Purple Xperience out to channel essence of Prince at Keswick Theatre

    Minneapolis guitarist and pianist Marshall Charloff talked about being a Prince tribute artist in 2011, when Prince was still alive.

    By Brian Bingaman @brianbingaman on Twitter|

  • Food

    Don’t forget da’ dip: New ways to upgrade your apps

    The heat is on – time for backyard barbecues, picnics in the park and beachfront bashes. So, grab some crackers, chips or veggies and dip into summer!

    By Emily Ryan For Digital First Media|

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