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Restoring Hope Foundation winner announced from Cumru

By Dawn Wivell Restoring Hope Foundation|

David Lomnychuk receives Boscov Community Leader Award

In memory of Albert Boscov, founder of the Pennsylvania Community Development and Finance Corp., Jim Boscov recently presented David Lomnychuk with the Albert Boscov Community Leader Recognition Award. David Lomnychuk owner of David’s Cleaning ...

From Jo Lynn Entzminger|


  • News

    Mobile Vietnam War memorial coming to Daniel Boone High School July 5

    BIRDSBORO >> The mobile replica of the Vietnam War Memorial will come to Daniel Boone High School from July 5-8.

    By Evan Brandt @PottstownNews on Twitter|

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    Celebrating our country’s history at Daniel Boone Homestead

    Spend the day at the Daniel Boone Homestead on Saturday, June 30, learning about how our 18th Century citizens prepared for the American Revolution. Learn about the militia and the cavalry. Visit the blacksmith, gun builder and Revolutionary War Surgeon. Tour the Boone House to learn about life in the 18th century.

    From Anne Goda|

  • Entertainment

    CONCERT PREVIEW: Jeffrey Gaines releases studio album, plays at The Kennett Flash

    For Jeffrey Gaines, the release of “Alright,” his first album in 15 years, is the culmination of a body of work that has long established his standing as one of music’s most gifted songwriters, vocalists and performers.

    By Rob Nagy For Digital First Media |

  • Schwank resolution to study dairy industry passes Pa. Senate

    Legislation sponsored by Sen. Judy Schwank (D-Berks) to study the Commonwealth’s dairy industry was approved by the Senate on June 18.

    From Jamie Klein|

  • Declaration of Independence to be read at Hopewell Furnace on July 4

    To celebrate Independence Day, the National Park Service and the Friends of Hopewell Furnace invite the public to attend an inspirational reading of the Declaration of Independence accompanied with music and traditional patriotic songs.

    Digital First Media|

  • East Penn promotes Weeber to CFO, adds tech VP

    East Penn Manufacturing Co. in Lyons has announced the promotion of Christy Weeber as the company’s chief financial officer overseeing the financial aspects of the company, including general accounting and finance, accounts payable, accounts receivable, credit, and costing and customer service for the transportation division.

    From Joel Brady|

  • Independence for Animals — free adoption weekend at Humane Society

    We are delighted to announce that in support of our mission to empower people in our communities to increase their capacity to care for animals so that all animals are healthy, safe, and treated humanely – we will be offering Independence for the Animals, a FREE Adoption Weekend at The Humane Society of Berks County, 1801 N. 11th St., Reading, from Friday, July 29 to Sunday, July 1.

    From Lindsay High|

  • Fun and educational History Camp for Kids

    Treat your kids to an exceptional experience of interactive programs that will open up their knowledge on three different aspects of early life in Berks County. Taking place Tuesday, July 17, 18 and 19 at The Berks County Heritage Center, 1102 Red Bridge Road, Reading, each day includes a lesson, games, crafts and hands-on activities.

    From Benjamin Foreman|

  • PERSON TO PERSON - IMPACT: Forced relationships may turn out to be great relationships

    Dear Reader: I am pleased to present the following story to you, mainly because I have made a new friend. I have said before that I am not a reporter, but a storyteller. My friend did not know I was writing this about him, but he did have an opportunity to read the rough draft and gave me permission to share this story with you.

    By Jeff Hall Columnist|

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    Lions Clubs honor Schuylkill Valley Students of the Month and Year

    Local Lions Clubs recognized Schuylkill Valley High School juniors and seniors Students of the Month and Year at their meeting in May.


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