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Phoenixville man convicted on drug, gun charges

By Kaitlyn Foti kfoti@21st-centurymedia.com @kaitlynfoti on Twitter|

Limerick officials recognize fire company’s 95th anniversary

LIMERICK >> Volunteers with the Limerick Fire Company have had reason to celebrate this month, as the company recognizes a milestone anniversary this year. ...

By Eric Devlin edevlin@21st-centurymedia.com @Eric_Devlin on Twitter|

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    Experience Adele, A Live Tribute Show to benefit theater

    Our Town Foundation hosts award winning singer, Andrea Taylor, in her iconic performance of “Experience Adele”, a phenomenal live tribute of the popular singer Adele, at the Hamburg Strand Theater, 6 South 4th St. in, Hamburg on Sunday, Oct. 9 at 1 p.m.

    By Sheryle Delewski|

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    Emma Ketterer named a Budding Artist by Dancing Tree Creations

    Dancing Tree Creations Artisans Gallery and Studio is proud to name Emma Ketterer as their next Budding Artist. An opening reception, with light refreshments and the opportunity to meet other local artists, will be held on Thursday, September 29, 2016, from 5pm to 7pm. The Budding Artist Program provides school-aged artists an opportunity to join over 200 local and national artisans in exhibiting and selling their crafts for a three-month period of time with all proceeds going to the Budding...

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    Keim Music Fest coming up Oct. 1

    There’s a fun-filled day of music, food, and history at the second annual Keim Music Fest from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 1 at the Jacob Keim Farmstead in Oley. This event is a one-day music event held outdoors to raise awareness and restoration funds for the Keim Farmstead, a property owned by the Historic Preservation Trust of Berks County.

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    Travis Wetzel Trio will liven up the Reinholds Fire Company Oct. 1

    Farm Country Shindig opens its 2016-2017 season on Saturday, Oct. 1 featuring “The Travis Wetzel Trio” at the Reinholds Fire Company Banquet Hall.

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    New banners to honor fallen soldiers unveiled at Montgomery County Courthouse

    NORRISTOWN >> The vibrant colors of the new banners surrounding Montgomery County Courthouse represented a renewed pledge to honor 17 Montgomery County residents who gave their lives in military service.

    By Kaitlyn Foti kfoti@21st-centurymedia.com @kaitlynfoti on Twitter|

  • Arrests

    Five in Lower Providence charged with robbery, lying to police

    LOWER PROVIDENCE >> The tables have turned on a group of five people who claimed they were accosted by gun-toting intruder at a trailer park in Trooper late last month.

    By Oscar Gamble ogamble@21st-centurymedia.com @OGamble_TH on Twitter|

  • Columnists

    Time is the most precious commodity of all

    I’m sure I’m not the only one among us who has noticed that times flies.

    By Mike Zielinski Guest columnist|

  • News & Gossip

    Phoenix, Reporter & Item Community Calendar: Week of Sept. 18

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

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    Montgomery County commissioners pass $5 vehicle registration fee

    NORRISTOWN >> After more than an hour of debate, the Montgomery County commissioners passed a $5 fee added on to vehicle registrations for county residents Thursday.

    By Kaitlyn Foti kfoti@21st-centurymedia.com @kaitlynfoti on Twitter|

  • Business

    Course teaches the ins and outs of becoming a farmers market vendor

    WHITPAIN>>If you’ve ever seriously considered selling your homemade product at a farmers market but didn’t know how to go about it, the Farmers Market Business Incubator’s “first-of-its-kind” course at area venues was custom-made for you.

    By Gary Puleo gpuleo@21st-centurymedia.com @MustangMan48 on Twitter|

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