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Suspect sought for robbery at Philadelphia grocery store

Police are seeking the public’s help in identifying a suspect who allegedly stole money from a store’s cash register in Philadelphia.
Source: Channel 6 ABC Affiliate PA

Fleetwood alum Mitch Ottinger creates Park-a-Dot, founded M.O. Gizmo to develop products of everyday convenience

A former Fleetwood resident and 2005 alumnus of Fleetwood High School, Mitch Ottinger is excited to share with his hometown a new product he’s created, Park-a-Dot, a patent pending garage parking sensor which eliminates the uncertainty associated with parking in your own garage.

According to the release, “Park-a-Dot is a complete redesign of what a garage parking aid should be.


Source: Berkscounty

Woman killed in Southwest plane tragedy remembered as selfless

A New Mexico bank executive who died on a Southwest Airlines flight was remembered Wednesday as a dedicated mother of two who helped others find jobs, volunteered around Albuquerque and brought often fractious sides together.
Source: Channel 6 ABC Affiliate PA

Kutztown High School Odyssey of Mind team advances to World Finals

The Kutztown High School Odyssey of the Mind team placed second at the Pennsylvania State Odyssey of the Mind tournament April 7 and advances to the World Finals, held at Iowa State University on May 24 – 26.

“We are thrilled! Most of this team has been working together for five years and several of them have been together for seven.


Source: Berkscounty

Berks County Resident Authors Novel Set in Coal Region

A Berks County author has published his third book and first novel. The book, Disturbed, is a paranormal thriller set in the Coal Region of Northeast Pennsylvania that explores the legacy of the anthr
Source: bctv

Students from YouthBuild Coalition Visit State Capitol to Advocate for Programs

Students from Newly Formed Pennsylvania YouthBuild Coalition Visit State Capitol in Harrisburg to Advocate the Importance of YouthBuild Programs
Source: bctv

What's the Deal: Smart ways to spend tax refunds

The IRS says the average refund is around $3,000 dollars. The folks at Kiplinger say that’s a lot of money and there are a lot of smart things you can do with it.
Source: Channel 6 ABC Affiliate PA

Kutztown Community Threads quilts community memories, takes donations of materials to create quilt

Community Threads is seeking participants to join their community quilting group. They are also looking for donations from the community.

Community Threads is a group that has been meeting at the Kutztown Community Library since January 2018. The goal is to create a 78″x 80″ quilted collaborative art piece using fabric and buttons donated by the people of the community.


Source: Berkscounty