• Longtime Reinholds store closes

    “You just get tired after a while and you give up a little bit,” said Jonathan Haws, owner of Sweigart’s Floor Covering. “I think that’s what happened.” Sweigart’s had been dwindling for the last five years and...

    • Posted February 5, 2014
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  • Shupp takes Denver Junior Council oath

    Ryan Shupp, a senior at Cocalico High School, took the Junior Councilperson Oath of Office administered by Mayor Rodney Redcay at Denver Borough’s Jan. 27 meeting. Junior Councilmen may participate in all business. They cannot vote or...

    • Posted February 5, 2014
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  • Denver road crews battle multiple water line breaks

    Brutal winter weather makes clearing snow and multiple repairs on water line breaks grueling work for Denver Borough’s Director of Public Works, George Whetsel, and his workers. Working on a Main Street water line break until nearly...

    • Posted February 5, 2014
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  • Denver Women’s Club meets Feb. 19

    The Denver Women’s Club will meet Feb. 19 at Faith United Lutheran Church in Denver beginning at 7 p.m. Lorah’s Chocolates will be the program for the evening. Ruth (Miller) Lorah started Lorah’s Candies in 1970 in...

    • Posted February 5, 2014
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  • Adamstown Area Library Adamstown

    Contact the library at 484-4200 or read the newsletter “Turning The Page” for more information or registration required for some of the programs held in February: Feb. 6: Lapsit program for all children up to age 2...

    • Posted February 5, 2014
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  • 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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