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Hamburg firefighters demonstrate accident scene for Tilden Elementary students

From Tilden Elementary Center|

Michael Chaffier achieves Eagle Scout honor

Michael Chaffier, with ties to Hamburg area, was recently awarded the rank of Eagle Scout at a Court of Honor Ceremony at the New Jerusalem Evangelical Lutheran Church, Hellertown. ...

From Tracy Chaffier|

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    Kutztown School Board votes to replace aged boiler at KES

    Kutztown Area School Board discussed and decided on the best course of action to take regarding one of the two boilers that are running in Kutztown Elementary School during the Oct. 16 school board meeting.

    By Laura E. Quain For Digital First Media|

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    Village Library Fall Book Sale had them lining up at the door

    People lined up at the door for Village Library’s annual Fall Book Sale in Morgantown Oct. 12 to 14.

    By Carol Quaintance For Digital First Media |

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    Village Library hosts Ivan Stoltzfus book signing on Veterans Day

    Village Library in Morgantown hosts a book signing event on Veterans Day by Honey Brook author and auctioneer C. Ivan Stoltzfus whose book is about his journey across America from sea to shining sea.

    From Village Library|

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    Americans 4 Heroes, Morgantown, sponsors showing of PTSD awareness film

    Americans 4 Heroes of Morgantown is sponsoring the screening of the post-traumatic stress disorder awareness film “Thank You for Your Service” on Nov. 8.

    By Carol Quaintance For Digital First Media|

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    Mohnton landscape firm Waterfall Gardens raises funds for Breast Cancer Support Services

    Marianne Adam, Comfort Bag Project Coordinator for the Breast Cancer Support Services of Berks County, and Angela Wambaugh, Office Manager for Waterfall Gardens, a landscape firm in Mohnton, announced a month long promotion which will also raise funds for Breast Cancer Support Services.

    From Waterfall Gardens|

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    House Transportation Committee approves joint bill on work zone speed cameras

    The House Transportation Committee amended and unanimously approved a joint legislative proposal introduced by Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks) and Senator Judy Schwank (D-Berks) which seeks to protect construction workers and improve driver safety in active work zones.

    From Senate|

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    State System, APSCUF reach tentative agreement on new contract

    With more than eight months remaining on the current collective bargaining agreement between Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education and the Association of Pennsylvania State College and University Faculties (APSCUF), the parties have tentatively agreed to a new contract that would run through June 30, 2019.

    From Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education|

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    Governor Mifflin hosts traveling Holocaust exhibit for students and public

    Dozens of World War II era artifacts are currently on display in the Governor Mifflin High School Library as part of a traveling exhibit. “The Legacy Exhibit” is on loan through the Jewish Federation of Allentown and curators Marylou Lordi and Shari Sparks.

    Submitted to Digital First Media|

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    Residents, politicians rally in Harrisburg for pipeline safety

    HARRISBURG >> More than 150 residents rallied and pushed for Gov. Tom Wolf to improve pipeline safety Tuesday at the state Capitol building.

    By Bill Rettew Jr. brettew@dailylocal.com|

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    Photos: Boyertown holds 14th annual Unity Walk

    The 14th Annual Boyertown Area Unity Walk took place during the Turning Leaf Fall Festival at Boyertown Community Park on Saturday, Oct. 14. The walk begins at the park and loops through town for about a one-mile round trip.

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