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  • General news

    Congressman Dent chosen to lead House Ethics Committee

    Representative Charlie Dent (PA-15) released the following statement after his appointment as the Chairman of the House Ethics Committee for the 114th Congress.

    By Shawn Millan Office of Congressman Charlie Dent |

  • General news

    Argall joins Senate leadership team, will chair Senate Policy Committee

    As part of the Senate Republican Caucus’s reorganization on Wednesday afternoon, Nov. 12, Senator David G. Argall (R-29) was appointed by Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati to serve as the Chairman of the Senate Majority Policy Committee.

    By Jon Hopcraft Office of State Senator David G. Argall |

  • General news

    Congressman Dent chosen as Chairman of Military Construction and Veterans Affair Appropriations Subcommittee

    U.S. Representative Charlie Dent (PA-15) was tapped to serve as the new Chairman of the U.S. House Appropriations Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Subcommittee, on Nov. 20.

    By Shawn Millan Office of Congressman Charlie Dent |

  • General news

    Cabela’s kicks off holiday shopping season with Black Friday giveaways

    Cabela’s Incorporated, the World’s Foremost Outfitter® of hunting, fishing and outdoor gear, will celebrate the start of the holiday shopping season on Black Friday by welcoming customers with refreshments, entertainment and more than $10,000 in giveaways at the company’s Hamburg location.

    By Harold Luther Cabela’s, Retail Marketing Manager |

  • General news

    Reifsnyder’s Ag Center announces 2014 Purina® Check-R-Board® Days

    Reifsnyder’s Ag Center is announcing their 2014 Purina® Check-R-Board® Days, a customer appreciation event.

    From Purina |

  • Social groups and organizations

    Hamburg Rotary Club hears from Lori Borkey of Embroidery Creations LLC

    Lori Borkey from Embroidery Creations LLC spoke and showed samples of her work. Beth Heckart was the program chairperson at the Hamburg Rotary Meeting on Nov. 20.

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  • Social groups and organizations

    Frystown Lions welcome Lions 14P District Governor, hear about Project Hope

    Frystown Lions and spouses welcomed Lions 14P District Governor David Sampson, right, and multiple zone chair David Hunsberger at the club’s last meeting. DG Sampson brought greetings form International Lions president Joe Preston and spoke about IP Preston’s theme for the year, Strengthen the Pride. He addressed the need to involve younger men and women in Lionism, the world’s largest service group. His own District Governor’s project is Beacon Lodge in Mount...

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  • General news

    Artist Michael Albert enlightens young artists with modern pop art

    Michael Albert, an artist best known for his work of cerealism visited Hamburg Area School District buildings during the week of Nov. 7 to enlighten the young artists of his background and his original form of modern pop art, cerealism.

    By Shannon Kemp and Cassidy Cordwell Sophomores, Hamburg Area High School |

  • Thanksgiving

    Shartlesville Lions Club holds annual free Thanksgiving dinner

    It’s a Shartlesville Lions Club tradition to prepare a free Thanksgiving dinner for the seniors citizens of the township each year. This year the Lions served a traditional holiday meal, complete with choice of chocolate or vanilla cake to approximately 115 Seniors. Compliments flowed and prizes were awarded, courtesy of community help, as well as the talent, time and treasure of individual Lions and other volunteers.

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  • Thanksgiving

    Penn Bernville Elementary third graders in Mr. Luckenbill’s class answer what they are thankful for

    What are Penn Bernville Elementary third graders in Mr. Luckenbill’s class thankful for this year? Here are their responses.

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