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By Jack Mariano “People Helping People” is how  their members tout it.  According to Mrs. Edith Ritter, Secretary for the past twenty three years, this group has been around since 1901 and is a very casual


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Atglen Library Welcomes Santa

  Top photo credit: Almost here via photopin (license)


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Atglen Church Hosts Fish Sale Today

The Mt. Zion A.M.E. Church, 404 Zion Hill Road in Atglen will be selling fish dinners today, September 13th. Fish sandwiches or fish platters including fish, green beans and potato salad will be available starting at


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Atglen Community Day Scheduled For September 13th


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Parkesburg, Octorara Region’s Population Continues Growth

A Philly.com article last week confirmed what most of us already knew: there’s more of us out there! According to Census Bureau population estimates released Thursday show, the number of people living in Parkesburg, and every


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Boosters Schedule May 10th Golf Tournament


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Octorara Sophomore Earns Eagle Scout Award

Boy Scout Christian Jaq “CJ” Huntsinger, a member of Boy Scout Troop 20 sponsored by Penningtonville Presbyterian Church in Atglen and Octorara 10th Grader, earned the rank of Eagle Scout, scouting’s highest honor last month. The full


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Town Hall Meeting


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Its Back!

For what its worth, Ed Heaton, Atglen’s amateur weatherman, forward the following Nation Weather Service “Watches, Warnings & Advisories” update to me overnight. Don’t say you weren’t warned. 2.11.2014 National Weather Service Watch Warning Advisory Summary


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Atglen Photgrapher Doubles As Weatherman

Professional photographer Ed Heaton of Atglen is passionate not just about his photography business and the spectacularly beautiful  pictures he takes, but about his town’s weather as well. A self-described “weather nerd,” Heaton, who lives on


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