Megan Breidigan named to fall 2018 dean’s list

Megan Elise Breidigan of Douglassville has been named to Eastern Mennonite University’s Dean’s List for the Fall 2018 semester. Students named to Eastern Mennonite University’s Dean’s List have achieved a semester GPA of at least 3.75 with no withdrawn, incomplete, or failing grades for 12 semester hours of standard grades.

PREVIEW: Men’s Basketball Seeks Sixth Straight Over Bloomsburg Saturday

1/4/2019 | Men’s Basketball KU Game Notes | Live Stats | Live Video | Audio The Kutztown University men’s basketball team has found success against Bloomsburg University over the last four-plus seasons and will look to continue the trend when it travels to Nelson Field House for a Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) East Division matchup tomorrow, Saturday, at 3 p.m. […]

Groth Breaks School Record in 55m

Several Others Shine in Golden Bear InvitationalGroth Breaks School Record in 55m; Several Others Shine in Golden Bear Invitational 1/11/2019 | Women’s Track and Field Results Junior Kelly Groth of the Kutztown University women’s track and field team did it again. A little over one month, and just one meet, after she broke the school […]

Lebanon Valley College student-athletes named to MAC fall academic honor roll

Eighty-five Lebanon Valley College student-athletes have been named to the Middle Atlantic Conference’s Fall Academic Honor Roll. Local students recognized include: Nicholas Bentz of Reading, a graduate of Exeter Township High School and member of the football team, is pursuing a bachelor of science in exercise science. Marah Hoffman of Birdsboro, a graduate of Exeter […]

Reading Public Library to present program on the art of making comic books

Reading Public Library will present a program featuring local award-winning illustrator and graphic designer, Craig Schaffer discussing “The Art of Illustration” at 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, at the Main Library, 100 S. Fifth St., Reading. Schaffer is a Berks County resident whose artwork appears in the Reading Eagle where he creates news graphics and […]

Family Flicks film series continues at Central Penn with “Smallfoot”

Free Saturday matinees starting in December Need something to do with the kids that doesn’t break the bank? How ‘bout a free, family-friendly movie? Actually, how ‘bout one every month throughout the winter? Central Penn College reminds the public that its first-ever Family Flicks film series continues Jan. 19 with “Smallfoot.” The college will show popular (and […]

Stroudsburg University announces fall 2018 dean’s list

A total of 1,513 students have been named to the dean’s list at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania for the fall 2018 semester of the 2018-19 academic year, according to Joanne Bruno, J.D., provost and vice president for academic affairs. Among them were: Ashley Diehm of Blandon Rachel Eidson of Douglassville Kailyn Pyle of Temple […]

Reading Public Library receives $20,000 BB&T Economic Growth Fund Grant

Reading Public Library was awarded a $20,000 grant from the BB&T Economic Growth Fund of Berks County Community Foundation Friday, Jan. 11. BB&T representatives Carey Babczak and David Roland presented the check at Main Library to Board member, Maureen Dolan and Executive Director, Bronwen Gamble. The funds will support the library’s entrepreneurial and workforce development […]

BLOTTER: Kutztown Borough Police Department

Jan. 4, 2019 Police are investigating the report of theft after a purse was reported missing following an incident that occurred at a residence in the 300 block of W. Walnut St. After completing their investigation, police arrested Eric Ferko, 19, of Scott Township, for driving under the influence of alcohol or a controlled substance, […]

Northampton Community College announces fall 2018 dean’s list

More than 2,000 high-achieving students have been named to the dean’s list for the fall  semester at Northampton Community College. The honor is reserved for students who have completed a minimum of six credits and achieved at least a 3.5 grade point average on a 4.0 scale in the fall 2018 semester. Asher Glynn of […]