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Phoenixville microchip program aims to keep lost pets from kennels, shelters

PHOENIXVILLE >> Dogs and cats in Phoenixville and their two-legged guardians will benefit from a new effort to directly return lost animals to their homes. ...

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  • Berks

    Review: ‘The Happy Elf’ brings joy to Bluesville and Reading this weekend

    Thursday’s rehearsal gave me a chance to see what’s in store for this weekend’s audiences, and this show will be a treat for all ages. The story centers around Eubie, the happiest elf at the North Pole, who wants to be a part of Santa’s sleigh team. But thanks to his not-so-nice lady boss, he’s assigned to checking the naughty-or-nice lists. While doing that, he notices that the whole town of Bluesville is on the naughty list. Eubie sets off to get them...

    By Cheryl Thornburg Reading Civic Theatre has a wonderful present for theater lovers this holiday season, particularly t|

  • News

    Colonial Candlelight Holiday Reception showcases the Beidler House

    Come celebrate the holiday season with music, dance, and good food at the Beidler House on Saturday, Dec. 10 from 1-6 p.m. (Snow date: Dec. 17). Experience the essence of a colonial-era German Christmas at this 18th century house in Gibraltar at our Colonial Candlelight Holiday Reception.

    Berks County Parks and Recreation Department.|

  • News

    WTIM: Music Around Town 12-7 edition

    What’s going on musically in the Berks-Mont Newspapers coverage area? A lot, and we want to help keep everyone in the know.


  • News

    Visit Pottsgrove Manor by Candlelight Dec. 11

    Revel in the spirit of the season at historic Pottsgrove Manor with the annual “Pottsgrove Manor by Candlelight” open-house on Sunday, Dec. 11 from 2 to 8 p.m., and enjoy the beauty of the manor lit by candlelight and bedecked with greenery.

    From Pottsgrove Manor|

  • News

    The Weight Band is coming to the Colonial Theatre Dec. 9

    The Weight Band is bring the sound of The Band to Phoenixville at 8 p.m. Dec. 9 at the Colonial Theatre.

    Point Entertainment |

  • News

    Pottstown School Board member bringing help to protestors of N. Dakota pipeline

    POTTSTOWN >> Although supporters of the Standing Rock Sioux tribe’s protest of the proposed Dakota Access Pipeline celebrated a victory over the weekend, Ron Williams knows the fight is not yet over.

    By Evan Brandt @PottstownNews on Twitter|

  • News

    Pottstown kids receive toys, coats from Feel the Warmth

    POTTSTOWN >> This holiday season, Pottstown is feeling the warmth with a little help from a Philadelphia-area non-profit group.

    By Marian Dennis @MarianDennis1 on Twitter|

  • News

    Lower Providence adopts 2017 budget with no tax increase

    LOWER PROVIDENCE >> At the Dec. 1 public meeting, the Board of Supervisors adopted the township’s 2017 budget. They are pleased to announce that the budget is adopted without a real estate tax millage increase. The Board of Supervisors thanked the staff for presenting a responsible spending plan for 2017 that provides quality services to their residents. The following are some highlights:

    By Lower Providence Township For The Times Herald|

  • News

    38th annual Brian’s Run set to raise funds for charity once again

    Since its inception in 1978, Brian’s Run has weaved itself into the fabric of West Chester as one of the longest-standing community events in the area.

    Staff Report|

  • Business

    West Chester architect helps restore Valley Forge chapel

    UPPER MERION >> A West Chester architectural firm is helping to preserve a high profile piece of American history in the region.

    By Brian McCullough @wcdailylocal on Twitter|

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