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‘Black Lives Matter’ movement founder Alicia Garza to speak at KU

KU University Relations |

Hamburg School District receives state grant for Pre-K Counts, starts March 1 at Tilden Elementary Center

The Hamburg Area School District is one of three county schools to receive a state grant that will allow the district to start a pre-kindergarten class starting on March 1 for at risk students. ...

By Arch Kurtz For Digital First Media |

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    NBCC announces March Networking Mixer at the Tri-County Red Cross

    The Tri-County Chapter of the American Red Cross, 701 Centre Avenue, Reading, will sponsor and host an evening Networking Mixer for members and guests of the Northeast Berks Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday, March 2, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

    Northeast Berks Chamber of Commerce |

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    St. Francis Academy celebrates National Catholic Schools Week

    St. Francis Academy, located in Bally, recently celebrated National Catholic Schools Week with a variety of fun, educational and celebratory activities.

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    Live feed of Harrisburg’s famous peregrine falcons

    HARRISBURG >> Love is in the air in Harrisburg as the city’s famous pair of peregrine falcons have returned to their nest on the 15th floor ledge of the Rachel Carson State Office Building just in time for Valentine’s Day. To celebrate, the Department of Environmental Protection today launched a redesigned falcon website that features a high definition, three-camera live video feed of the nest that will now be streamed year-round. The...

    For Digital First Media |

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    Dr. Avidan Milevsky to deliver annual Chambliss Faculty Research Awards lecture

    Kutztown University associate professor of psychology, Dr. Avidan Milevsky, will deliver the spring 2016 Chambliss Faculty Research Awards lecture on Wednesday, March 16 at 4:30 p.m. in the McFarland Student Union Alumni Auditorium (183). The lecture is free and open to the public.

    KU University Relations |

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    Hamburg Borough Street Sweeping program schedule announced for 2016

    The 2016 Street Sweeping program will “SPRING” into action on Friday, April 1 and this program will continue on a monthly basis until Friday, Dec. 2, 2016. The areas affected will be Third Street, Fourth Street and State Street. Signs are legally posted in the affected areas.

    Borough of Hamburg |

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    Hamburg Police: Hamburg man, 21, arrested on drug charges

    On Feb. 5, at approximately 1 a.m., Hamburg Police made a drug-related arrest in the borough.

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    Hamburg Rotary presents 2nd annual Four-Way Speech Contest

    The Rotary Club of Hamburg will present its second annual Rotary District 7430 Four-Way Speech Contest on Feb. 18 at 6:30 p.m., at the Hamburg Area High School, 701 Windsor Street. The event will be held in the Large-Group Instruction Room.

    Northeast Berks Chamber of Commerce |

  • Lifestyle

    Hamburg Item Community Calendar Feb. 17

    Submit to Calendar: E-mail event listings to ldillon@berksmontnews.com. Note Item Calendar in e-mail subject.

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    Ursinus College says number of sick students is at 185

    COLLEGEVILLE >> The number of students who reported symptoms of a stomach infection at Ursinus has been corrected to 185 since it was first spotted Tuesday, according to officials.

    By Eric Devlin edevlin@21st-centurymedia.com @Eric_Devlin on Twitter |

  • Entertainment

    King of Prussia appearance by Def Leppard drummer coincides with concert tour schedule

    Def Leppard drummer Rick Allen famously lost his left arm after a car accident on New Year’s Eve 1984.

    By Brian Bingaman bbingaman@21st-centurymedia.com @brianbingaman on Twitter |

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