RSS Feed from The Berks-Mont News: The latest news from The Berks-Mont News: website: all stories The Berks-Mont News Tue, 27 Jan 2015 17:54:58 -0500 60 <![CDATA[Letter to the Editor: Honey Brook Borough Police chief thanks toy drive donors]]> Again I would like to THANK all of the donors to the Police Department's toy drive this year.

The Department was once again overwhelmed with the amount of giving and caring that the community came forward with. I know that the residents are full of the Christmas spirit and provided an abundance of toys for children that will not forget how they felt when they woke up Christmas morning and saw all of the gifts under their tree.

Tue, 20 Jan 2015 13:11:50 -0500 2015-01-20T13:11:50-05:00 2015-01-20T13:11:50-05:00
<![CDATA[Letter to the Editor: Chester County has opportunities for 2015]]> The citizens of Chester County have a myriad of opportunities as we begin 2015 and close out a successful 2014.

As the newly elected chair of the Chester County Commissioners, I'm looking forward to making sure we meet the goals we've set in our strategic plan that will enhance our already excellent quality of life in the county.

Tue, 20 Jan 2015 11:54:57 -0500 2015-01-20T11:54:57-05:00 2015-01-20T11:54:57-05:00
<![CDATA[Letter from Fraternal Order of Police: Take time to support men & women in blue]]> Dear Editor:

January 9 is National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day, and the Fraternal Order of Police, Pennsylvania State Lodge, is asking every Pennsylvanian to take time to support our men and women in blue. While this day has been set aside, we appreciate your support any time.

Now more than ever, we need to rally around our brave men and women in uniform.

Wed, 07 Jan 2015 14:35:52 -0500 2015-01-07T14:35:52-05:00 2015-01-07T14:35:54-05:00
<![CDATA[Letter:]]> I am a local Morgantown nurse and member of our local American Legion. On Saturday, Dec. 13 I had the pleasure of attending once again "Wreaths Across America" at Fort Indiantown Gap, a national Pennsylvania Veterans Cemetery.

The day was very cold and started with an aircraft fly over, then a military ceremony honoring gold star mothers, (those mothers who have lost their sons in the line of duty).

Tue, 16 Dec 2014 15:11:45 -0500 2014-12-16T15:11:45-05:00 2014-12-16T15:11:50-05:00
<![CDATA[A thank you from the Grange president for supporting Hamburg Grange pot pie dinners]]> I want to personally THANK the Hamburg community for supporting the Hamburg Grange's most recent pot pie dinners. The September dinner was a success! We planned for 300 people and we sold out at 6 p.m. Sorry that not everyone could be served.

The November dinner was an even bigger success! We served 420 people and gave 46 veterans and active military a free meal.

Mon, 01 Dec 2014 12:47:03 -0500 2014-12-01T12:47:03-05:00 2014-12-01T12:47:04-05:00