IBEW Local Union 1671PO Box 113
Birdsboro, PA 19508, USA
Local News for IBEW Local Union 1671
A heating issue means students at the Birdsboro Elementary Center will get a three-day weekend. Classes have been canceled Friday so crews can repair the school's boilers. Classes will resume Monday. The issue comes a little more than a week after the Daniel Boone School Board voted to consider closing the school because of increasing maintenance costs.Tue, 04 Mar 2014 08:33:54 -0800
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The Pennsylvania Heritage Foundation is marking the Commonwealth's 333rd birthday along with several historical sites and museums that will offer free admission or other events.Thu, 27 Feb 2014 20:15:15 -0800
Police have made an arrest in connection with a brutal fight near Bloomsburg University. Kutztown University officials confirmed that Bloomsburg Police came up to campus on Thursday and arrested Angel Cruz, 20, a running back for the Kutztown football team. Bloomsburg Police tell us a fight broke out early Sunday morning on Iron Street near Bloomsburg University at an off-campus apartment. The ...Thu, 27 Feb 2014 17:38:19 -0800
A Kutztown University football player has been charged in connection with a fight near Bloomsburg University that left two students injured. Angel Cruz has been charged for his role in the Feb. 23 incident, according to Kutztown University spokesperson Matt Santos. The fight, which took place on Iron Street in Bloomsburg, left Donald Hoover, 19, of Birdsboro, and another man injured. Both men ...Tue, 25 Feb 2014 11:48:42 -0800
Another school in the Daniel Boone Area School District is facing the threat of being closed. The school board voted 5-4 Monday night in favor of beginning the process of considering whether to close the Birdsboro Elementary Center. School officials have cited declining enrollment and increasing maintenance costs as some of the reasons they would have for closing the school. Relocating students ...
Students Get Dollars and Sense in Lexus Eco Challenge - $500,000 Awarded to Teams Who Learn About Environment and ...Mon, 24 Feb 2014 05:00:00 -0800
TORRANCE, Calif., Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It's a win, win situation! Communities become a better place, and students, teachers and schools have the chance to share $500,000 in scholarships and grants ...Wed, 19 Feb 2014 09:19:33 -0800
Charter Day, or March 9th, is held annually to celebrate the founding of Pennsylvania.
Celebrate Pennsylvania's 333rd Birthday with Free Admission to PA Trails of History Sites and MuseumsWed, 19 Feb 2014 08:41:00 -0800
HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission (PHMC) invites Pennsylvania residents and visitors to celebrate the commonwealth's 333rd birthday on Charter Day, Sunday, March 9, with free admission to many historic sites and museums along the Pennsylvania Trails of History®. Charter Day celebrates the founding of Pennsylvania. The ...Fri, 14 Feb 2014 16:28:12 -0800
Birdsboro, Berks Co., took the brunt of the snow from our latest storm. Up to 20 inches piled up Thursday, and residents trying to clean up have their work cut out for them. Only the big trucks were called on to shoulder the heavy mounds of snow that blanketed street after street. The removal was such a heavy task that only two of the borough's eight snow emergency routes have been cleared ...Tue, 11 Feb 2014 16:50:06 -0800
A man who tried to oust Republican Congressman Jim Gerlach is making another run for the seat. Manan Trivedi said Tuesday that he will seek the Democratic nomination in Pennsylvania's 6th Congressional District. “This election is an opportunity for the people of the 6th District to say no to political gridlock, and yes to ideas that strengthen and grow the middle-class," Trivedi said. "As a ...