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Wall-E inspires robot creations at Hamburg Strand Theater

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  • Lifestyle

    FROM THE GROUND UP: Vacation, tides, and the rhythms of life

    I just got back from our annual family vacation on the coast of Maine. There is something about the quantity and the quality of all the blue and green — the ocean and the forests — that keeps calling us back. And so does our hideaway — a little cottage that sits on a wooded bluff about fifty feet above a bay; it takes a hike down a series of wooden steps and ladders to actually get to the water’s edge.

    By Pamela Baxter|

  • News

    Building a Better Boyertown announces Dog Days of August

    Building a Better Boyertown is hosting the annual Dog Days of August event this coming weekend, Aug. 19, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on N. Chestnut Street. This is going to be an exciting event for all pet owners and their companions in walkable Boyertown.

    Building a Better Boyertown|

  • Entertainment

    MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Wind River’ a chilling, compelling drama in harsh setting

    One can argue that in the tales penned by Taylor Sheridan, the setting is a character, one almost as important as the protagonist.

    By Mark Meszoros mmeszoros@news-herald.com @MarkMeszoros on Twitter|

  • Entertainment

    WEEKEND FUN GRAB BAG: From PAW Patrol to food trucks to community festivals and more — lots to enjoy

    Take off American Helicopter Museum and Education Center: Celebrate World Helicopter Day noon to 4 p.m. Aug. 20 at 1220 American Blvd., West Chester. Every day thousands of people rely on helicopters for rescue, disaster relief, transport, firefighting, medical transfers, power line maintenance, tourism, agriculture and many other roles. See helicopters up close and talk to the people who work with them. Admission is $10, $8 for children, students and seniors. Helicopter rides...

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

  • Entertainment

    Six Flags sets world record fon National Roller Coaster Day

    Six Flags Great Adventure celebrated National Roller Coaster Day by setting a new record, and it involves pajamas.

    By Ticket staff|

  • News

    Boyertown twirling coach draws jail for improper contact with teen girl

    NORRISTOWN >> A former Berks County man who authorities said helped coach the Boyertown Legionette Twirlers faces time behind bars for having an inappropriate relationship with a teenage girl he coached.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. chessler@21st-centurymedia.com @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter|

  • Opinion

    Sound Off with Carol: Community talks about medical marijuana Part 2

    In the Aug. 1 Tri County Record, we printed “On the Record with Carol: Medical Marijuana, What’s the Real Buzz http://www.berksmontnews.com/general-news/20170727/on-the-record-with-carol-medical-marijuana-whats-the-real-buzz

    By Carol Quaintance For Digital First Media|

  • Entertainment

    Third Annual Honey Brook Music Fest benefits food pantry

    The Honey Brook Food Pantry is hosting an evening of music on Saturday, Aug. 26, from 4:30 to 10 p.m. at the Honeybrook Golf Club and Greenside Grill, 1422 Cambridge Road, Honey Brook, in beautiful Chester County.

    By Carol Quaintance For Digital First Media quaintancecarol@gmail.com|

  • Entertainment

    MOVIE REVIEW: Action-comedy ‘The Hitman’s Bodyguard’ largely wastes Jackson-Reynolds pairing

    “The Hitman’s Bodyguard” is evidence that it takes more than an appealing pair of leading men to make the dynamite go boom.

    By Mark Meszoros mmeszoros@news-herald.com @MarkMeszoros on Twitter|

  • Dining

    Staff Picks: Best sushi restaurants in the Philly suburbs for crazy rolls

    If you’re looking for the freshest sushi with top-notch, crazy rolls, there’s no need to travel to the city when the Philadelphia suburbs have an incredible line-up of sushi restaurants ready to satiate your raw craving.

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