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    Family concert at Gring’s Mill Park set for July 6

    Next up in the 2017 “Summer Arts in Berks Parks” series is a family concert by Steve Pullara & the Cool Beans Band on Thursday, July 6th in the Gring’s Mill amphitheater from 6-7:30 p.m.

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    Christmas in July at the Library

    The Mifflin Community Library Stitching Group will be holding a festive fundraiser to raise money for the Mifflin Community Library. Holiday decorating items will be sale during the month of July. Please stop by the library during library hours to purchase your unique and beautiful decorating items. All sales are tax deductible.

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    KeyBank employees volunteer at Greater Berks Food Bank

    KeyBank employees at the Greater Berks Food Bank assisted in sorting and packing various donated non-perishable food items to be distributed to food-insecure individuals and families across Berks and Schuylkill Counties. Based on 2015 statistics, the GBFB serves roughly 41,500 people every month, so they heavily rely on their volunteers to be able to serve all those in need.

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    Amity Township appoints new roadmaster

    The Amity Township Board of Supervisors unanimously appointed Patrick R. Moore as its new roadmaster, effective June 25.

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    Police hire new part time police officer

    The Amity Police Department recently hired and swore into service Police Officer Troy Nicholson.

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    Exeter School Board OKs tax hike for 2017-18

    The Exeter Township School Board has approved a property tax hike to balance the 2017-2018 district budget.

    By Samantha Dix For Digital First Media|

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    Daniel Boone School Board votes 5-3 to raise property taxes

    The Daniel Boone Area School Board voted 5-3 on June 19 to approve the 2017-18 district budget and to increase taxes by a half-mill.

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    Auto mechanic, storage building destroyed by fire in Perry Township

    State Police Reading investigated the report of a fire on Mohrsville Road in Perry Township at 3:45 a.m. on June 22.

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    ‘Ukes in the Classroom’ coming to Exeter School District this fall

    Three of Exeter’s elementary music teachers recently spent the afternoon learning the ukulele in preparation of bringing the instrument into the classroom in the fall.

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    Hamburg Garden Stroll spotlights distinctive gardens

    What’s the key to creating and maintaining a garden? Start by planting something you love.

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