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Beloved Oley Dairy Will Close

November 13, 2017 by


The Oley Turnpike Dairy was established in June of 1970. In 1991, the zoo welcomed two baby calves.  Now, in 2017, the zoo contains sheep, goats, llamas, alpacas, birds, and monkeys. Today, the farm contains over 80 animals that welcome guests everyday. The Oley Dairy also offers the Fall Fest that started in the mid-1900s. […]

Fleetwood Class of 2018 Will Graduate in All Red

November 8, 2017 by


For the 2018 graduating class of Fleetwood Area High School, the students will be dressed in all red when crossing the stage to receive their diplomas this year. Fleetwood’s administrators have decided to change the gown color to all red, eliminating the white gowns for the girls. This decision has made some of the student […]

Mandatory Recycling Makes an Impact

October 23, 2017 by


Recycling has been around for years, and it’s definitely influencing the environment. Thirty of the nation’s one hundred largest cities have mandatory recycling. Mandatory recycling only began in January of 2006. Since then, recycling rates have increased. Mandatory recycling mostly affects businesses.  Enforcement on this in the workplace must be implied because there is a […]

October Is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October 13, 2017 by


The beginning of breast cancer awareness month starts every year around October.  Fundraisers are raising money, and patients become survivors everyday. Breast cancer is a disease in which malignant cells form in the tissue of the breast. One in eight women within the United States will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime. This […]