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Berks County Art show to celebrate 35 years in business

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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, ...

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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  • Welcome to my World: The Tradition of Hope Chests

    When growing up in the ’50s, as a teen on a farm, I knew about hope chests. My understanding was that unmarried girls collected items, such as handmade embroidered linens, tablecloths, bureau scarves, and placed them in their “hope chest” in hopes of a future marriage.

    By Carole Christman Koch Columnist |

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    A change in plans for Chester County courthouse constant

    WEST CHESTER >> Elizabeth “Lizanne” Redmond, if you ask her, will tell you that the most rewarding part of her multi-faceted professional career were the 20 or so years she spent with the Chester County Department of Probation, Parole, and Pre-trial Services.

    By Michael P. Rellahan mrellahan@21st-centurymedia.com @ChescoCourtNews on Twitter|

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    New apartments in Chester County target 55-plus market

    UWCHLAN >> A new luxury apartment complex is open in Chester County, this one targeting active 55-plus adults.

    By Brian McCullough bmccullough@21st-centurymedia.com @wcdailylocal on Twitter|

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    Trial date set in Chester County child murder case

    WEST CHESTER >> The Common Pleas Court judge overseeing the cases of three people accused in the brutal torture and murder of 3-year-old Scott “Scotty” McMillan has set April 3 as the date the first defendant will go to trial.

    By Michael P. Rellahan mrellahan@21st-centurymedia.com @ChescoCourtNews on Twitter|

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    Ceremony held at Medal of Honor Grove in Schuylkill Township to remember nation’s fallen heroes

    SCHUYLKILL >> Several dozen residents and military members gathered at the Medal of Honor Grove near the Valley Forge National Historical Park for a ceremony remembering the nation’s fallen heroes and calling on the public to lift the grove out of a state of disrepair.

    By Adam Farence afarence@21st-centurymedia.com @afarence on Twitter|

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    State college and university union sets strike date

    After weeks of failed negotiations and publicly lampooning each other, the union representing the faculty of Pennsylvania’s state universities has formally announced a strike will take place Oct. 19 if what the union deems a fair contract cannot be reached.

    By Adam Farence afarence@21st-centurymedia.com @afarence on Twitter|

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    Blast from the past

    PAOLI >> History buffs and military enthusiasts alike enjoyed the Paoli Battlefield Preservation’s 4th annual Heritage Day honoring those who served in the United States armed forces.

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    Felony Lane Gang members off to prison

    WEST CHESTER >> One by one, members of the so-called “Felony Lane Gang” caught in Chester County and Philadelphia this spring are entering guilty pleas for crimes associated with the East Coast theft ring they were a part of.

    By Michael P. Rellahan mrellahan@21st-centurymedia.com @ChescoCourtNews on Twitter|

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