In Other News

Reading Civic Theatre’s ‘Shrek’ captivates young fans

By Cheryl Thornburg |


  • Announcements

    Jessica Davis engaged to Derek Ink

    Mr. and Mrs. Rodney Davis of Mohnton, are pleased to announcement the engagement of their daughter, Jessica Davis to Mr. Derek Ink of Narvon, son of Mr. and Mrs. Michael Ink of Narvon.


  • Features/People

    Adventure on the river: Terre Hill Boy Scouts canoe and kayak on Susquehanna River

    Terre Hill Boy Scouts Troop 172 recently took a canoe and kayak trip on the West Branch of the Susquehanna River over Labor Day weekend.

    From Troop 172 |

  • Fitness/Outdoors

    Fleetwood Community Library Children’s yoga offers ‘great benefits’

    Fleetwood >> After a year and a half long hiatus, Miss Alicia returned to Fleetwood Area Public Library on Sept. 17 to kick off “Yoga for Kids Ages 5-12.”

    By Laura Dillon For 21st Century Media |

  • Sports

    Twin Valley soccer beats Northeastern 5-0

    Twin Valley High School soccer team defeated Northeastern Senior High School 5-0 on Sept. 17.


  • Sports

    Conestoga Christian stays with tradition

    The Conestoga Christian varsity boys soccer team has a seven-year tradition of starting the season off with a road trip.

    By Barry Sankey @BarryBsankey1 on Twitter |

  • Features/People

    Getting to Know your Sunny Crest Neighbor: Amelia Rissler

    My name is Amelia Rissler, I am 53 years old and I grew up in Martindale on Gristmill Road.

    From Sunny Crest |

  • General news

    Hay Creek Apple Festival . . . Fun, Food and a Bit of History

    Morgantown >> What brings your family together? Food and fun are most certainly high on the list. This makes the annual Hay Creek Apple Festival at Historic Joanna Furnace the premier attraction to enjoy apple foods and to have out-of-the-ordinary fun.

    From Hay Creek Valley Historical Association |

  • Columns

    Pickin’ in Pa: Rewarding the customer

    When was the last time you were “rewarded” just for being a customer? I’ll admit it has been a long time since I felt special for shopping at a certain place. But, it wasn’t so long ago that merchants “rewarded” their customers with all kinds of gifts just for shopping in their store!

    By Ellen Geisel Columnist |

  • Business

    Mascaro affiliate purchases Marvin Miller’s Birdsboro Business And Real Estate Holdings

    Well known local businessman, Marvin Miller, and his wife, Glenda, recently entered into an agreement to sell all of their Birdsboro real estate and business holdings to M. B. Investments (“MB”), a J. P. Mascaro & Sons affiliate.

    From J.P. Mascaro & Sons |

  • General news

    Gov. Corbett serves ice cream treats in Kenhorst

    The cool September air crackled with anticipated outside of the Kenhorst Dairy Queen on Tuesday night Sept. 16, where Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett hosted a meet and greet as part of his 2014 campaign for reelection against Tom Wolf, the state’s Democratic candidate.

    By Katie Gittings 21st Century Media |

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