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THE TABLE - China: The People’s Republic

The People’s Republic of China is more commonly referred to as China. China is unique, exotic, mysterious and far away land. It is more than 7,200 miles from where you are traveling, depending on where you are starting from in the U.S. ...

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    Event Submissions: Send to ldillon@berksmontnews.com a week prior to publication. Note “Phoenix Calendar” in the subject.

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    Sox (dog) Sox is such a handsome boy with a beautiful coat. He is so sweet and loves to be petted. Running around with other dogs is also a favorite of his. Sox lived with a cat, and they were best friends. He is an active boy who is crate trained and house trained. For more information on this great boy and all the other cats and dogs that Spay and Save has available for adoption, please visit our website at www.spayandsave.org or call us at 610-279-9714.

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    Phoenix Community Calendar Jan. 3

    Event Submissions: Send to ldillon@berksmontnews.com a week prior to publication. Note “Phoenix Calendar” in the subject.

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  • Lifestyle

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