Browsing: Archive for August, 2011

> Pinnacle Stone Products, based on Lower Valley Road west of Parkesburg,  unveiled its official YouTube channel earlier this week. Visitors to the site at http://www.youtube.com/PinnacleStone can currently view before and after videos of fireplaces, home


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>             This from the desk of Borough Council President Mel Keen: The public is invited to Parkesburg Borough Hall this evening to learn about and share their ideas about PennDOT’s upgrades to


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> SOUNDS FROM A BEAUTIFUL COUNTRY LATE-SUMMER MORNING By Jack Mariano What a beautiful, late summer, Saturday morning in thecountry.    Recent rains have made thegrass and meadows turn green again.  Thesunshine raising the corn to


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> More than 200 projects were entered for exhibition at the Chester County 4-H Fair held last week in Chester Springs. This year’s submission featured several projects in sewing, artwork, pet care, woodworking, horticulture, club displays


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> Atglen resident and local blogger Ellen Brown puts a decidedly Octorara spin on the Daily Local’s week-long series on Bullying. Visit her blog here and be sure to cast your vote to her question: Do


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> Eastern PA Football writers recognized 5 Octorara football players over the weekend as District 1 “Players to Watch” this Fall.  Not bad for a program entering just its 4th year. Here are the players singled


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> Parkesburg’s, Atglen’s and Pomeroy’s volunteer fire companies and the communities they serve, received a Rose over the weekend from West Chester’s Daily Local News. Each Saturday, editors at the paper take a moment to recognize


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> Air Force Reserve Airman 1st Class Edward R. Smith This from Saturday’s Daily Local News: Air Force Reserve Airman 1st Class Edward R. Smith graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San


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> This from LancasterOnline this morning: Kathryn Michalowski will be stepping in to oversee the needs of 429 special education students in the Octorara Area School District Sept. 1. Look for a smooth transition and a


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> Jon and Lauren Giunta three girls; Julianna (center) is 5, Alexis Grace (left) age 4 and Taylor Faith (right) 2 years old. Thanks to Nicole Wilde for bringing this special family to my attention! First,


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