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UGI Announces Price Cut, Average Customer Will Save $1.81 a Month

Residential heating customers of UGI Utilities Inc.’s Gas Division will see their monthly gas bills decrease by an average of $1.81 beginning July 1 due to a tax relief credit, the company said Thursday. The price cut came after the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission directed utility companies to provide a credit to customers based on the decrease in federal corporate tax rates and other tax changes under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017. Continue Reading →


Hellertown Borough to Host Paper Shredding Event for Residents

If papers containing personal and/or sensitive information such have been piling up and you lack a way to safely dispose of them, an upcoming event in Hellertown may be something you will want to attend. Although a date hasn’t been selected yet, borough council Monday voted 5-0 to spend $1,000 to have Iron Mountain Data & Records Management host a five-hour document shredding event. At the event, residents will be able to load papers into a secure bin for shredding and disposal. “I think that’s a no-brainer,” said councilman Phil Weber of the event. Hellertown Police Chief Robert Shupp said the police department will also take advantage of the shredding event. Continue Reading →

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Bikers Against Bullies Ride Will Benefit St. Luke’s Pediatrics

The charity ride will begin in Parryville and end in Springtown, where a post-ride event that is open to the public will feature live entertainment, a 50/50 raffle, food, drinks, a moon bounce, Oogies ice cream truck, kids activities, a check presentation and a special guest appearance by six-time Pro Bowler and Eagles Hall of Famer David Akers. Continue Reading →