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Community wishes Hamburg Salvation Army Happy 1st Birthday

By Lisa Mitchell|

Hunger advocate tells Honey Brook Food Pantry Dinner attendees to get angry about hunger

“Get angry at hunger!” The featured speaker of the Honey Brook Food Pantry’s 2nd Annual Dinner told attendees to get angry about hunger and become hunger heroes. ...

By Carol Quaintance For Digital First Media|

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    COMEDY: Colin Mochrie, Brad Sherwood on the road with ‘Whose Line is It Anyway?’-style improv

    Known for their TV roles, especially on “Whose Line is It Anyway?”, Colin Mochrie and Brad Sherwood have been touring with their two-man improv show for 16 years now.

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    Morgantown Legion installs Remembrance Wall in memory of veterans

    Commander Nick Hine, Sr. and fellow legionnaires installed the Veterans Remembrance Wall at Col. Jacob Morgan American Legion Post 537, Morgantown on April 21. Family members and friends of deceased veterans placed the plaques on the wall.

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    Twin Valley High School musicians advance to All-State

    Two members of the Twin Valley High School Band have recently earned the right to perform with a State Music ensemble. Senior Maeve Bartra earned a seat in the PMEA All-State Concert Band, and Sophomore Reid Simmons earned a place in the PMEA All-State Wind Ensemble. Miss Bartra and Mr. Simmons both play the trumpet.

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    8th Annual John Mattis free car show in Coatesville

    The Chester County Assembly #1873, Knights of Columbus, will be holding our 8th annual “John Mattis Memorial Car Show” on June 2 at the Coatesville VA Medical Center. The Show will run from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and is located on LOT E. As you arrive at the VA Hospital, follow the signs for Building 139 to the car show location. Registration of cars can be done in advance by contacting Jim Smith at 610-733-2130 or registrations will also be accepted the day of the Show. The...

    From Jim Smith|

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    Garden Spot Village events feature education, art and music

    Each spring Garden Spot Village, 433 S. Kinzer Ave., New Holland, partners with the Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society to present educational events for the community. This May Garden Spot Village will host three events in The Chapel.

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    Tri County Community Calendar May 1

    Submit events about 10 days in advance of publication date to lmitchell@berksmontnews.com. Note Tri County Record Calendar.

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    Twin Valley Rotary Students of the Month announced

    On April 18 the Twin Valley Rotary club was proud to honor Twin Valley High School senior Sarah Shugar and junior Kyle Mazur as their students of the month. The presentation was made at their weekly meeting. Sarah and Kyle were honored for their participation in extra-curricular activities and outstanding academic achievement.

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  • Entertainment

    LOCAL MUSIC: In the Pocket remake of ‘Frankford El’ expands scope of song

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    ON STAGE: ‘Newsies’ burst with force at Media Theatre

    Once upon a time, an outstanding Broadway show would be turned into a great movie. There so many — “My Fair Lady,” “42nd Street,” “Lion King,” and many Rogers & Hamerstein musicals. In the last 25 years, the process has turned in the other direction as well, movies recreated for the Broadway stage. Such is the case of “Newsies.”

    By Frank Burd For Digital First Media |

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    Minor injuries reported after collision flips van onto side in Richmond Township Friday

    A car collided with the side of a van, flipping the van on its side and trapping the driver inside in Richmond Township at 7:38 a.m. on Friday, April 20.

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