• Adamstown students practice good habits

    At Adamstown Elementary, Dr. VanDeusen is using Sean Covey’s book “The 7 Habits of Happy Kids” to teach students healthy habits for life. Each month, a “habit” as described by the book is discussed. Teachers nominate one...

    • Posted January 29, 2014
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  • Everyday heroes

    As School Board Appreciation Month wraps up, members are recognized for their dedication January was School Board Appreciation Month and what a better way to end a month of thanks than with sock monkeys. At Monday’s Cocalico...

    • Posted January 29, 2014
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  • Chocolate and wine weekend at Berks County wineries

    Guests can visit the eight wineries of the Berks County Wine Trail during their annual Chocolate and Wine Pairing Event Weekend from noon to 5 p.m. Feb. 15 and 16. Visitors will enjoy sweet and chewy pairings...

    • Posted January 29, 2014
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  • Organizations to host spaghetti dinner

    The Bareville, Leola, Leacock Lions Club and the Upper Leacock Township War Memorial Association are co-sponsoring an all-you-can-eat spaghetti dinner Feb. 15 from 4 to 7 p.m. The dinner will be served in Veterans Hall, War Memorial...

    • Posted January 29, 2014
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  • Adamstown Area Library

    Read the monthly newsletter “Turning the Page” for registration requirements for some of the programs held in January and February: Jan. 27-Feb. 14: Friends of the Adamstown Area Library Valentine’s Glance at Romance Book Bags at $3.50...

    • Posted January 29, 2014
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  • Achey honored for 40 years as Reamstown Fire Chief

    Nearly a hundred area firefighters and municipal officials honored, and then roasted Harvey Achey at Weaver’s Banquet Hall Jan. 11 at the annual Reamstown Fire Company Appreciation Banquet. “It was a lot more than I expected,” said...

    • Posted January 22, 2014
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  • Lions hold annual toll road collection

    The day was sunny, cold and windy, but that did not stop the East Cocalico Lions of District 14-D from holding their annual Toll Road Collection recently, which benefits four local organizations. The Lions Club members asked...

    • Posted January 22, 2014
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  • New faces on E. Coc. Township boards

    New board members in East Cocalico Township include: Kenneth Sweitzer and Piero Dinnocenzo on the Planning Commission; Donald Koser and Richard Shober on the Water and Sewer Authority; Amy Neidermyer and Brian Wise on the Zoning Hearing...

    • Posted January 22, 2014
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  • Reamstown

    East Cocalico Jan. 22: Planning commission will hold a workshop meeting at 7:30 p.m. at the municipal building. Jan. 23: Regional police board will meet at 7 p.m. at the municipal building. Jan. 26: Breakfast at the...

    • Posted January 22, 2014
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  • Denver Borough Council welcomes new members and a new mayor

    The honorable Rodney Redcay, new Denver Mayor, conducted the election of new officers, including President Blake Daub, Vice-President Mike Gensemer and President Pro Tem Walter Fink during Denver Borough Council’s Jan. 6 reorganization meeting. Three new council...

    • Posted January 15, 2014
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