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  1. Man jailed in robbery of Dollar General store in LongswampRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | WFMZ

    Mazur, armed with a large kitchen knife, robbed the Dollar General store on West Weiss Street in Longswamp Township on Thurs., Jan. 21, by asking for all the cash in the register, police said. Mazur, 36, of North Main Street in Topton, was charged with robbery, theft by unlawful taking, receiving stolen property, simple assault and harassment.


  2. Knife-wielding man robs store near ToptonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | WFMZ

    He struck shortly before 10 p.m. Thursday at the Dollar General store at 330 W. Weiss St. in Longswamp Township, just outside Topton. The robber remained inside the store until all the customers had left and then went around the counter with a large kitchen knife and asked for all the cash in the register, according to Pennsylvania State Police.


  3. Authoritieis investigate woman hit by train in BerksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | WFMZ

    The Berks County coroner was called to the area of Haas and E. Franklin streets in Topton about 8 p.m. Thursday. There's no word yet from officials on the woman's name or details surrounding the incident.


  4. Fleetwood, Oley girls notch key league victoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    ... leetwood, Lauren Lister's 15 points lifted the Tigers (5-2, 13-3) past Twin Valley, 42-28, in a Berks II showdown. In Topton, Oley Valley's Amanda Aulenbach poured in 21 points to lead the Lynx (6-1, 10-6) over the Bullets in a Berks III tilt.


  5. Brandywine Heights, Exeter open league duals with winsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | WFMZ

    The Brandywine Heights and Exeter wrestling teams won on Wednesday night to open the Berks County slate on the mats. At Topton, Nathan Grim, Klint Harpel and Michael Hubble tallied pins for Brandyine Heights in a 42-28 victory for the Bullets over old rival Schuylkill Valley in Berks II.


  6. History's Headlines: Take a ride on the Allentown & AuburnRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2015 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    ... in this local line of rail travel is the Allentown and Auburn. Starting in Kutztown, it takes riders this season to Topton through a scenic fall landscape. What makes the line of interest, at least to historic railroad buffs, is that its choice of a ...


  7. Help for Gardeners? What is happening to deform my coneflowersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2015 | The Morning Call

    ... not known for its flowers. Where in the Lehigh Valley might I purchase a plant? I am also familiar with the Kutztown, Topton, and Fleetwood area if the plant could be purchased there. I would also like to purchase a bush called Beautyberry ...


  8. Allentown and Auburn Railroad: Kutztown's new train on the blockRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2015 | The Morning Call

    ... The historic train pulled by a diesel engine plies a four-mile stretch of track between Kutztown's train station and Topton, going through fields of corn, a pumpkin patch and by pastures of grazing cows. The railroad joins other tourist railroads in ...


  9. Garden: Start planting bulbs that will add spring colorRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2015 | The Morning Call

    ... meeting in Berks County, 6-8 p.m. Thursday, in the Brandywine Heights Middle School auditorium, 200 W. Weis St., Topton. Preregistration is not required. Questions regarding the event can be directed to Emelie Swackhamer at [email protected] . Rodale ...


  10. Lehigh Valley food events include Wine Tasting 101, Fegley's Whiskey FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2015 | The Morning Call

    Looking to learn more about wine? Come out to "Wine Tasting 101," 6 to 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 16 at the Brandywine Community Library, 60 Tower Drive, Topton. Looking to learn more about wine? Come out to "Wine Tasting 101," 6 to 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 16 at the Brandywine Community Library, 60 Tower Drive, Topton.


  11. Spotted lanternfly meeting set for mid-OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2015 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    A meeting about the spotted lanternfly will be held Thurs., Oct. 22 from 6 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. at Brandywine Heights Middle School, 200 W. Weis St. in Topton.


  12. Allentown Fair hosts recognition nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2015 |

    ... to honor accomplished students and adults that have contributed to Pennsylvania's No. 1 industry. Adam Minnich, of Topton, receives the first William F. Greenawald memorial scholarship for academic excellence and devotion to agriculture from ...


  13. New invasive pest spreading across Berks CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2015 | ABC 27

    ... of Agriculture says the Spotted Lanternfly has moved into Longswamp Township, which includes the borough of Topton. The township is the second in two weeks the state has added to a quarantine set up to control the spread of the pest when it was ...


  14. COCA to distribute free overdose antidote to Berks residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2015 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    ... save more lives, and getting Naloxone into the hands of the public is imperative." Berks County, particularly the Topton area, has been plagued by heroin use and overdoses in recent years, prompting state and local leaders and law enforcement ...


  15. Eagle Imports Inc.'s Heather Miller and Team Take 2nd at Armalite ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | AmmoLand

    ... Pro Shooter, took second place with her team in the women's division at the Armalite 3-Man 3-Gun Championship held at Topton Fish & Game Association in Topton, Pennsylvania, July 18-19, 2015. "The Armalite 3-Man 3-Gun Match was a great success! Our ...


  16. Lehigh Valley cycling community helps disabled Cuban rider competeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2015 | The Morning Call

    ... "The cycling community has been truly fantastic with embracing him," said Bobby Lea, an Olympic cyclist who lives in Topton. "That's been really wonderful." He competed in the 2012 Summer Paralympics in London and is hoping to make the 2016 games in ...


  17. Cafe Finds Perfect Location - In an Old Train Station?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2015 | Small Business Trends

    This cafe has a unique location - inside a nineteenth century train station. The Market Cafe is located in the sleepy little town of Topton in eastern Pennsylvania.


  18. Storm causes damage in northern BerksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | WFMZ

    ... a window and toppled the chimney. The cause was strong winds. Gusts of up to 65 miles per hour moved through the Topton area and the damage is extensive. "I knew it was a in bad shape for a while already and now this storm actually did it," said ...


  19. Doug Koenig of Hamburg recently won his 16th Bianchi CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 |

    ... also required to shoot with both strong and weak hands at various stages. Koenig is customarily seen practicing at Topton Fish and Game's shooting range where a section is cordoned off for him and where he built a powered rail for moving target ...


  20. Festivities mark velodrome's 40th yearRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2015 | The Morning Call

    Bobby Lea of Topton, left, wins the points race at a U.S. Sprint Grand Prix at the Valley Preferred Cycling Center, Trexlertown. Bobby Lea of Topton, left, wins the points race at a U.S. Sprint Grand Prix at the Valley Preferred Cycling Center, Trexlertown.


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