In Other News

Boyertown to Bohodukhiv: Sister City relationship revisited, Mayor Deery releases proclamation

By Rebecca Blanchard|

Mind Your Body: A Perfect Time for Turning Inward

Winter has arrived and the nights have grown longer. Along with increased darkness, there is more quietude. As we look around us, we see bare branches. Many plants have gone dormant, there are fewer birds about, and numerous animals hibernate or go in...

By Dorian Abel Columnist |


  • News

    Search warrant/drug arrest made in City of Reading

    The Pennsylvania State Police Troop L vice unit with assistance from the Pennsylvania State Police SERT team served a search warrant the morning Thursday, Jan. 8 at 6 a.m. The location was 713 Neversink Alley (Reading City Berks County).

    Courtesy of the Pennsylvania State Police |

  • News

    Statements by Secretary Lew and Secretary Burwell on preparing for the upcoming tax season

    In preparation for the 2015 tax filing season, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and the Treasury Department are putting in place resources to provide tax filers with the information and resources they need to get their questions answered.

    U.S. Department of Health and Human Services |

  • News

    Elverson Borough Council grants conditional approval for Community Evangelical Free Church renovations

    Elverson Borough Council passed several motions on Jan. 6 to approve renovations to Community Evangelical Free Church located on Brick Lane.

    By Laura Dillon For 21st Century Media |

  • Opinion

    On the Record with Carol: Social Media and Tri County Record find a match

    My job in this column is to foster a closer relationship between the Tri County Record and the local people. In 2014 a variety of topics were shared here, some extending into the lives of those that reach out beyond our borders, and so it is with the diversity of this dance of life.

    By Carol Quaintance For 21st Century Media |

  • Columns

    Focus on the Family: Grandparents want to help, not butt in, with new baby

    Question: How can grandparents help new parents without wearing out their welcome? I’m excited to play an active and positive role in my grandchild’s life, but I want to be careful to respect appropriate boundaries with my son and daughter-in-law.

    By Jim Daly Columnist |

  • News

    Penn State Extension Lancaster: Enrollment open for 4-H Horse and Rabbiteers clubs

    The Saddle Cinches 4-H Horse Club will hold its re-organizational meeting on Jan. 26, at Ruhl’s United Methodist Church, 4810 Elizabethtown Road, Manheim. This is a drop in registration meeting, starting at 6:30 p.m. and ending at 8 p.m. This is an informational meeting for new member inquiries and for returning members. It is required that members bring a parent/legal guardian to the meeting; bring emergency contact information as this is needed to complete the youth enrollment...

    Penn State Extension Lancaster |

  • Food

    Through My Kitchen Window: The Flavor of Umami

    Yesterday, my son informed me that his scrambled eggs weren’t “saltypepperytasty” enough. I think the food word he was looking for was savory.

    By Davina Weinhold For 21st Century Media |

  • Food

    What’s Cooking with Linda: Grab a soup mug of Shrimp, Potato & Corn Chowder, sit by the fire

    It’s time to put a movie on, light the fire place and grab a soup mug of this awesome Shrimp, Potato & Corn Chowder. Lenore Lasowecky, Fleetwood, shares this recipe for a hearty flavorful soup.

    By Linda Yuengel Columnist |

  • Berks

    Exeter Township reorganizes board for 2015

    The Exeter Township Board of Supervisors approved their list of officials for the 2015 year during their Monday, Jan. 5 reorganization meeting. All votes by the board were unanimous. The board reappointed Jeff Bukowski as chairperson and Dona L. Starr as vice chairperson.

    Emily Thiel

  • Opinion

    From Arthur’s Policy Desk: The Sin of Moral Equivalency

    On December 20th, two New York City Police Department officers, Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu, were sitting in their car and were ambushed and killed by a narcissistic murderer who later shot and killed himself. The murderer had posted on social media that he hated cops and that he was going to shoot some police officers in retaliation for the killings of Eric Garner and Michael Brown.

    By Dr. Arthur H. Garrison, LP.D. Columnist |

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