RSS Feed from The Berks-Mont News: The latest news from The Berks-Mont News: website: all stories The Berks-Mont News Thu, 02 Jul 2015 08:27:18 -0400 60 <![CDATA[Last Genuardi's supermarket slated to close]]> LOWER PROVIDENCE >> When the sign soon comes down at the last remaining Genuardi's market, in Audubon, the name once synonymous with a local family-run empire will disappear from the landscape forever.

Many of course, would argue that any heirloom connection with the Genuardi's of yesterday has been gone since 2001, when Genuardi's Family Markets was sold to Safeway Inc.

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<![CDATA[Northeast Berks Chamber of Commerce welcomes new executive director Lori Donofrio-Galley]]> The Northeast Berks Chamber of Commerce welcomed its new Executive Director Lori Donofrio-Galley during its Town Hall member breakfast meeting on May 15, held at East Penn Manufacturing, Lyons.

"When we were interviewing her we were very excited about where this Chamber is going," said Chamber Board President Gretchen Strouphar.

Fri, 15 May 2015 12:52:47 -0400 20150515125247 2015-05-15T12:52:47-04:00 2015-05-15T12:52:47-04:00
<![CDATA[Joe Stagnitti appointed to head Morphy Auctions' new Antique & Vintage Fishing Tackle, Baits & Ephemera department]]> The fish will soon be biting at Morphy Auctions' Pennsylvania gallery, with the announcement that the company has launched an Antique & Vintage Fishing Tackle, Baits & Ephemera department.

Heading the newest of Morphy's specialty divisions is Joe Stagnitti, a well-known dealer and collector who has had a committed involvement in the fishing collectibles hobby for more than 25 years.

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<![CDATA[Dancing Tree Creations Artisans Gallery and Studio celebrates new location]]> Dancing Tree Creations Artisans Gallery and Studio celebrated its grand re-opening of its new location at 220 S. Reading Avenue (Rte. 562) Boyertown, on Friday, May 1.

During a 3-1/2 month hiatus the new location, formerly known as the Iron Monger, has been re-designed, re-engineered and remodeled to house the eclectic array of hand-crafted art and fine craft from over 200 Local and National artisans.

Tue, 12 May 2015 12:20:06 -0400 20150512122006 2015-05-12T12:20:06-04:00 2015-05-12T12:20:06-04:00
<![CDATA[Business: Music and fine Mexican cuisine paired in Pottstown; Classical guitarist Russell Ferrara returns to Juan Carlos Friday nights]]> In the fall of 2008 Ron Garza, chef-proprietor of Juan Carlos Fine Mexican Cuisine on High Street in Pottstown, was scouting locations to realize his dream of opening a fine dining restaurant.

Classical guitarist Russell Ferrara was, at that time, in the eighth year of disability from his lifelong music career.

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<![CDATA[Twin Valley High School Juniors and seniors gain work experience to confirm career choices]]> The Twin Valley High School Internship Program offers students opportunities to gain exposure to various career fields. Juniors and Seniors gain valuable work experience as they determine and confirm their career choices.

The following businesses participated this year as mentors to our students: Cedar Meadow Swine, Berks Animal Emergency and Referral Center, Honey Brook Chiropractics, Exeter Veterinarian Hospital, Honey Brook Administration, Birdsboro/Judge Glass, Caernarvon Township Wastewater Treatment Plant, Kurtz Fish Hatchery, Whole Child Learning Center, Resource Associates Corporation, Body Zone, Twisted Scissors, Country Companion Animal Hospital, Premax Manufacturing, Tel Hai Retirement Center, Stell Environmental, Robeson Preschool, Goodwill Industries, Singer Equipment, Reading Country Club, Tri County Record, The Rehab Center, Dr.

Tue, 05 May 2015 15:59:04 -0400 20150505155904 2015-05-05T15:59:04-04:00 2015-05-05T15:59:04-04:00