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Hawk Mountain Migration Kick-Off Fest off to flying start

By Lisa Mitchell|

‘Wall-E’ inspires robot creations at Hamburg Strand Theater

The Hamburg Strand Theater hosted Art and a Movie events this summer for children, “The Wizard of Oz” on July 17 and Pixar’s “Wall-E” on Aug. 14. ...

By Lisa Mitchell|


  • News

    Scout project brings new LED sign to Boyertown Salvation Army

    The Boyertown Salvation Army now has a new LED sign thanks to local Boy Scout Chad Gamler. The sign was placed at the Reading Avenue location in July and is now being used to announce upcoming events.

    Rebecca Blanchard

  • News

    Kutztown Strong enacts strong relationship between school district, university, community

    Kutztown Strong is a local non-profit organization operating in the Kutztown area to combat youth substance abuse behaviors for the health and well-being of their community. Having developed strong relationships with both the Kutztown Area School District and Kutztown University, they continue their work to address the most prevalent substance abuse issues in their community.

    By Laura E. Quain For Digital First Media|


    Meitzler, Brennan announce engagement

    Jennifer Lynn Meitzler and Michael Timothy Brennan, both of Bethesada, Md., announce their engagement.


  • Music

    Doubleclicks’ ‘Love Problems’ is a leap forward

    Happiness has not spoiled the Doubleclicks. Singing sisters Angela Webber and Aubrey Turner, who return to Steel City Coffee House in Phoenixville Aug. 26, have both married since their previous appearance there last year. Angela, the nerd-folk duo’s guitar player and principal lyricist, has also moved with her husband from Portland, Oregon, to Los Angeles to pursue opportunities in music and comedy.

    By Joe Barron|

  • News

    Schwank to hold Child Care Seminar on Aug. 22

    Sen. Judy Schwank will hold a Child Care Seminar from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Exeter Community Library on Tuesday, Aug. 22.

    The office of Sen. Judy Schwank|

  • News

    Ivan Stoltzfus of Honey Brook returns home from second cross-country tractor ride

    Ivan Stoltzfus of Honey Brook returned home from his second drive across the country on his 1948 John Deere Model A Tractor benefiting Across America for Wounded Heroes.

    By Carol Quaintance For Digital First Media|

  • 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|

  • 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. @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

    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|

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