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Hamburg Gallery spotlights high school artists

By Kolleen Long For Digital First Media|

Federal Reserve of Philly speaker presents positive economic forecast to Northeast Berks Chamber

Ryo Tashiro, of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, presented an optimistic economic forecast to Northeast Berks Chamber of Commerce members on Jan. 20. ...

By Laura E. Quain For Digital First Media|


  • Lifestyle

    Art & Antiques by Dr. Lori: Overlooked but valuable antiques

    Ever wonder what valuable antiques are hiding in your house? There are many antiques, works of art, and collectibles that have significant value which many people want you to just toss out with the trash or put out on your front lawn at a low market priced yard sale.

    By Lori Verderame|

  • Columnists

    Reflections: Waiting for a cancer cure is like waiting for Godot

    We have been waiting for a cure for cancer for what seems an eternity.

    By Mike Zielinski Columnist|

  • News

    Adoptable pets from Montco SPCA

    Jinkies, it’s Velma! This Staffordshire Terrier has the brains of her namesake and a disposition to match. No need to glasses to see the potential in her though! She is a shy gal at first but can pick up tricks pretty quickly. Velma would need someone willing to work with her on socialization and continue her training. Release A269902


  • News

    cat angel network: Sibling kittens will make great pets

    Abraham & Izzy are 9 month-old brother and sister who have the most beautiful glossy black coats. They are shy at first meeting, but once they warm up to their new home, they like to run and play. Like many kitties, they prefer to climb on the laps of their trusted family members rather than being picked up.


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  • News

    Engagement: Bryski-Frederick

    The engagement of Sarah Bryski of Kutztown Road, Fleetwood, and Victor Frederick V, of West Miller Drive, Douglassville, has been announced.


  • Entertainment

    WEEKEND FUN GRAB BAG: Kristin Chenoweth, orchids and creepy, crawly creations among highlights

    What about the kids? Hedgerow Theatre: Child’s World presents the first episode of “The Raising of America” documentary, a five-part series aimed to spark a conversation about improving the lives of children and American families. Watch it at 7 p.m. Jan. 25 at 64 Rose Valley Road, Rose Valley, then join in a discussion led by Child’s World America. Admission is free but tickets need to be reserved by going to...

    By Brian Bingaman @brianbingaman on Twitter|

  • Entertainment

    SEVEN IN SEVEN: Luka Graham, The Band of Heathens bookend next week’s best bets

    Welcome to “Seven in Seven,” where each Friday we take a look at shows coming to the region over the next week. Whether your musical tastes are rock and roll, jazz, heavy metal, singer-songwriter or indie, there’ll always be something to check out in the coming days.

    By Michael Christopher For Digital First Media|

  • Entertainment

    ‘Inheritance’ shares bond Media artist has with grandfather

    It’s a story of two generations, and a link between Delaware County and the eastern European country of Georgia.

    By Brian Bingaman @brianbingaman on Twitter|

  • Entertainment

    HOME THEATER: ‘Keeping Up With The Joneses’ makes for a fun watch

    It’s never quite as hilarious as it should be but “Keeping Up With The Joneses” is so charmingly unpretentious that it makes for a fun watch.

    By Amy Longsdorf For Digital First Media|

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