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Amity supervisors OK program to control spotted lanternfly

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Exeter native named 2017 Newman Civic Fellow at Albright College

Albright College junior Hunter L. Ahrens, of Exeter Township, has been named a Campus Compact 2017 Newman Civic Fellow. ...

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  • Announcements

    Heritage of Green Hills names David Hickey director of finance

    The Heritage of Green Hills, a healthy life plan community in Shillington, has appointed David Hickey as director of finance.

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  • News

    Immaculate Conception Academy announces Bishop’s Scholarship recipients

    Immaculate Conception Academy is proud to announce that 5 members of its Class of 2017 were selected to receive the prestigious Bishop’s Scholar Society Scholarship to attend Berks Catholic High School.

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  • Announcements

    Season-long partnership forged to aid Midget Baseball League

    In the spirit of community collaboration and teamwork taught through youth sports, Quigley Chevrolet is supporting Boyertown Midget Baseball League through the Chevy Youth Baseball Program. This sponsorship will include both monetary and equipment donations during the 2017 youth baseball season.

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  • Features/People

    Sir Topham Hatt visits Reading Public Museum

    The Reading Public Museum hosted over 200 young fans of Thomas the Tank Engine for a meet and greet with Sir Topham Hatt, the famous conductor that appears in many episodes of the television series Thomas & Friends.

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  • Events

    Mifflin Community Library announces Annual Edible Book Festival

    Mifflin Community Library’s Annual Edible Book Festival is slated for Saturday, April 22, noon until 3 p.m. This event will be a celebration of art, books, food and fun.

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  • News

    Pine Forge Elementary removed from district’s Elementary AC Project

    Though the fate of Pine Forge Elementary School has yet to be determined, the building has been removed from the Elementary Air Conditioning Project following an 8-1 vote on Tuesday, April 11.

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  • News

    St. Aloysius students perform Stations of the Cross

    POTTSTOWN >> St. Aloysius celebrated Holy Week on Wednesday with a reenactment of the Stations of the Cross. Just before Easter break, seventh- and eighth-grade students perform the Stations of the Cross. The program depicted the 14 stations of Jesus’ crucifixion and death before his resurrection on Easter Sunday.

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  • News

    Boyertown Alumni Marching Unit to receive Special Recognition Award

    The Boyertown Alumni Marching Unit has been named this year’s recipient of the Special Recognition Award and will be honored during the 63rd Annual Boyertown Area Citizen of the Year Awards Gala.

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  • News

    Berks lawmaker pushes to make sex-abuse lawsuits retroactive

    As legislation makes it way through the Pennsylvania House of Representatives that could alter the time survivors of child sexual abuse would have to sue their perpetrators, a Berks County state representative plans to introduce an amendment that would include retroactivity – a move that’s met with resistance in the past.

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  • Announcements

    Randy and Amy Heisler receive BBB Heritage Tree award

    During BBB’s annual Board meeting on Tuesday March 28th, Building a Better Boyertown’s Tree Committee chose and presented Amy and Randy Heisler with the Heritage Tree Award for 2017. Amy and Randy have a beautiful Grand Fir tree that the committee believed was the best maintained and healthy tree in the Boyertown Borough. Hosted by Building a Better Boyertown at the Boyertown Borough Hall, the presentation of the award is part of the organizations strategy in supporting local...

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