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Last week was National Library week, and to mark the occasion the Montgomery Area Public Library posted all sorts of interesting facts on their Facebook page. Did you know that our library is home to over 13,000 books and over 1,700 DVDs? I’m old enough to remember when the current ...

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The Montgomery Area Public Library will be starting a Teen and Tween Book Club in April. The club is for ages 11 through 17 (or 18 for seniors in high school). The Book Club will be held once a month, and the first meeting will be on Monday, April 19 at 4:30 pm. Nicole Loffredo, the Library ...

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Spring officially arrives on March 20, but as the weather has been getting warmer and the snow has been melting, one other sure sign of spring appeared last week – Montgomery Community Yard Sales were announced.  This year they will be on Saturday, May 15, rain or shine. Fae Herb is ...

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After what seems like a relentless and punishing winter of enduring snowstorm after ice storm, we finally got some nice weather. Last Wednesday the sun was shining and the temperature in town hit a blessed fifty-three degrees! I was so happy to see some nice weather that I went for walk in a ...

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The Montgomery Area Public Library spent the days leading up to Valentine’s Day with displays of materials meant to appeal to all ages and tastes.  Vases of flowers and heart-shaped wreaths decorated many of the various displays. The children’s section was filled with a sweet ...

Montgomery locals

The Montgomery Volunteer Fire Company has announced that the Community Aid Box will remain at the Carnival Grounds. The department said that a number of the bins have been pulled from the local area so it’s good news. The Fire Company is compensated for every pound of clothing that is ...

Montgomery locals

A brutal cold snap recently came to the area, prompting the Montgomery Emergency Management Agency to issue a warning to local residents that pipes could potentially freeze and burst if they aren’t exposed to warm air. Additionally, if you are using a furnace, fire place, wood stove, ...

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It’s been a long winter, but I love the fact that days are noticeably longer. We have been gaining more daylight every single day and it makes me hopeful that spring is coming soon. The temperature has even been in the forties recently, which is rare for January in Pennsylvania but I’ll ...

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Eagle Grange #1 is celebrating their 150th anniversary this year, and they are planning multiple events to mark the occasion. The first will be a Share the Love dinner, and due to COVID-19 the meal is going to be carry-out only.  The Grange, which is the first one established in ...

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For several decades, the Montgomery Christmas Committee has been providing food and toys for families in town that need a little extra help to make the holiday a happy one. This year was no different, and the committee provided Christmas cheer to 201 households. All of the toys were donated ...