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1st Educational Showcase Day spotlights technology in Brandywine Heights classrooms

By Lisa Mitchell|

Mayors, execs face off in baker challenge; Benefit Auction raises $38,182 for Friend

The 27th annual Benefit Auction’s new Executive Baker Challenge alone raised $15,000 for Friend Inc. Community Services in Kutztown. ...

By Lisa Mitchell|

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  • Entertainment

    1st Street Players bring an area ‘first’ to Birdsboro — ‘Murder Ballad’

    BIRDSBORO >> The 1st Street Players present the area premiere of the hit new musical “Murder Ballad” for two weekends only.

    By Cheryl Thornburg For Digital First Media |

  • Entertainment

    Fecho Productions invites you to “Bobbi & Bobbee’s Big Fat Gay Wedding” on May 6

    READING >> Fecho Productions, in association with the DoubleTree by Hilton in downtown Reading, presents a hysterical and raucous new interactive event, “Bobbi & Bobbee’s Big Fat Gay Wedding” on Friday, May 6. The show is sponsored by Genesius Theatre, Solve It Solutions, Secrets Bakery and Tina’s Salon and Day Spa.

    By Cheryl Thornburg For Digital First Media |

  • Entertainment

    Annual Colonial May Fair offers historical fun at Pottsgrove Manor

    Celebrate spring at the Annual Colonial May Fair held at historic Pottsgrove Manor on Saturday, May 7, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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  • News

    Daughters of American Revolution honor two PSD students

    Taylor Smith and Sabrina Butler, of Pottstown School District, were recently honored by the Mahanatawny Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution. Taylor, an eighth grade student, received the honor for her award wining essay on “The Stamp Act.” Senior Sabrina Butler was honored with the Good Citizen Award for outstanding community, school, home and patriotic service. She is a member of the Field Hockey team and was a star in the all district musical “The...

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  • Columns

    The Historian: Black walnuts in local folk culture

    The venerable black walnut trees have so far escaped the blights, insects and droughts that have all but destroyed some other local species.

    By Robert Wood Columnist |

  • Lifestyle

    Adoptables from the Montco SPCA

    Are you looking for the total package in a man? Looks, brains and athleticism? Then please allow us the honor of introducing Peter. This handsome young man doesn’t like to brag, but he is quite intelligent and will demonstrate a variety of commands, including sit pretty. Peter likes to stay in shape and stay active; daily walks and play time are important to him, and he needs a human counterpart that is able to make that happen. Peter’s personality steals hearts of all ages,...

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  • Lifestyle

    Cat Angel Network: Meet Puss, a love bug looking for a new family

    Hello! My name is Puss, and I a lovable girl who is looking for a new family.

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  • News

    A prom to remember

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  • News

    Pottstown Firkin Fest attracts craft beer enthusiasts

    POTTSTOWN >> Beer lovers were left thirsty for more Saturday after craft breweries brought their best firkins to Memorial Park.

    By Marian Dennis mdennis@21st-centurymedia.com @MarianDennis1 on Twitter |

  • News

    Pottstown School Board struggles with salary demands

    POTTSTOWN >> Questions of salary seem to be on the front burner for the Pottstown School Board.

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

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