For adults, Saturday's annual Boyertown YMCA Summer Blast in Gilbertsville was a test of running strength and endurance. For kids on its challenging obstacle course, the Blast tested wits and agility. And for visitors, the event was accompanied by yard sale bargains and great things to eat.
With the supermarkets' new eCoupons program, shoppers just select the coupon bargains they want electronically, then present a preferred buyers' card at checkout to claim their discounts automatically.
The honor was presented Saturday by the state Department of Conservation and Natural Resources during ceremonies at Boyertown Community Park.
"You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown," a musical based on artist Charles Schultz's popular cartoon characters, will be staged Feb. 28 through March 1 at Boyertown Junior High School West.
This month it's taking up temporary residence at the new Other Farm Brewing Company, formerly known as Frecon's Hard Bean Cafe.
Vendors are being sought, too, for the event to be held March 23.
The Greens, a Gilbertsville community of newly constructed town homes, is located at Middle Creek Road and Swamp Pike.
The A.A.U.-affiliated organization is gearing for its 2013 season and its 10th anniversary as a basketball program serving student-athletes in Berks, Chester and Montgomery counties.