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    Sail Away To…

    WEEU’s next vacation giveaway has left the port!
    It’s “Sail Away To…” brought to you by
    Boscov’s Travel, Norwegian Cruise Line
    and The Voice 830am WEEU.
    To where?
    Well, that’s a question our lucky winner will get to answer.
    Just look for the “Sail Away To…” ad
    in the Sunday and Tuesday Reading Eagle,
    then listen for clues on 830am WEEU and right here on WEEU.com.
    After you collect all of the clues and complete your entry form,
    drop it off at one of our fine sponsors…
    Hahn Exteriors, All Temp Enterprise, Martin Appliance,
    Queen City Family Restaurant, Savage L&B
    and any Boscov’s Travel location in Berks County!
    Deadline for entry is close of business on Monday, October 20th.
    The big winner will be announced on Thursday, October 23rd.

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    Can You BEAT ZEKE?

    Look for the BEAT ZEKE entry form
    in the Wednesday and Thursday Reading Eagle,
    make your NFL picks and mail your entry by midnight on Saturday.
    If your picks Beat Zeke’s then listen for your name
    on The WEEU Morning Show Thursdays at 8:05am.
    When ZEKE calls your name
    you’ll have 8 minutes and 30 seconds to call and claim $830
    A CHANCE TO GO TO PRO-BOWL IN ARIZONA… GOOD LUCK!
    WINNERS:
    Week 1 – Jim Lonsdorf of Reading ($830)

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    Eagles Score, YOU Score!!

    If the Eagles score a 1st quarter TD you could win a $50 Classic Harley Davidson gift card…

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    Good Afternoon Berks Country at the Oley Valley Community Fair – 09/18/14

    oleyfair2014WEEU’s Good Afternoon Berks Country will be broadcast live on Thursday, September 18th from 3 to 5 pm at the 68th annual Oley Valley Community Fair! We’ll talk to fair president Kevin Bieber, visit the craft barn, try french fries and milkshakes, and much more! So come on out to the Oley Fire Company Fairgrounds on Jefferson Street in Oley!

    WEEU at the Victory Brew Grass Festival – 09/20/14

    brewgrassfestWEEU’s East Side Dave Kline leads an all-day concert at the Valley Preferred Cycling Center in Breigningsville! It’s the Victory Brew Grass Festival and it features great acoustic , root music and bluegrass bands, craft beers, delicious food and more!
    You’ll be able to hear all the great performers on Saturday, September 20th from 11am to 4pm on WEEU…  including East Side Dave & The Mountain Folk Band, Michael Cleveland & Flamekeeper, Central Valley Boys, Big Valley Bluegrass, Caroline Reese & The Drifting Fifth and more!

     offers great acoustic, root music and bluegrass bands, craft beers, delicious food and more!

    Feedback at the HealthSouth Annual Car Show – 09/24/14

    healthsouthJoin Mike Faust as he takes the show on the road! WEEU’s Feedback will be broadcast live on Wednesday, September 24th from 9 am to noon from HealthSouth‘s 5th annual car show! The show and live broadcast will both be held on the grounds of the hospital campus on Morgantown Road in Reading!

    Straight Talk – September 17, 2014

    Click here for this week’s Straight Talk with Nick Lawrence

    Island…How Islands Transform The World, by world-renowned scholar, researcher, professor, and author, J. Edward Chamberlin, is truly,” the magical mystery tour” of non-fiction nature writing! Get ready to be amazed, as you listen to one of the most informative and entertaining interviews of the year. You’ll learn what an island is (you may be surprised); how they are formed; what role they have played in History; and whether the people shape the island, or does the island shape the people. Listen, love it, and then get a copy of the book!

    Link: www.amazon.com

    Recipe of the Week- Maple Glazed Pumpkin Coffee Cake

    To see the full recipe click the link below:

    http://www.thegunnysack.com/2013/11/maple-glazed-pumpkin-coffee-cake-and-1000-giveaway.html

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    Community Hero- Stacey McCann

    Our Community Hero today is Stacey McCann.  Stacey is a volunteer/mentor at Shady Hollow Assisted Riding.  Our Community Hero is brought to you by State Farm Agent Seth Walizer if you know someone you would like to nominate to be a community hero e-mail Andi at Akurzweg@weeu.com.

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    Pets of the Week- Coco and Tucker!

    Our pets of the week are Coco and Tucker. They are extremely friendly 6 year old domestic short hair cats. Tucker is a neutered male tabby and Coco is spayed tortoise cat. Both cats are front declawed. These kitties are best friends and it’d be great if they would get adopted together. Our Pet of the Week segement is brought to you by Godfrey’s Welcome to Dogdom. For more information visit BerksHumane.orgcoco

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    Student Spotlight- Leslea Rodig

    Our Student Spotlight this week is Leslea Rodig a sophomore at Tulpehocken Jr/Sr High School.  She spends most of her time at the library; she enjoys reading and works/volunteers her time helping out.  She is polite and has influenced a number of young ladies by what she has read and is able to recommend.  Way to go Leslea!

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    “Roberts Rankings” – H.S. Football

    Here are the “Roberts Rankings” for Berks County high school football after Week 3.

    Big Schools:

    1. Wilson (3-0)

    2. Gov. Mifflin (2-1)

    3. Conrad Weiser (3-0)

    4. Exeter (2-1)

     

    Small Schools:

    1. Berks Catholic (3-0)

    2. Wyomissing (3-0)

    3. Fleetwood (2-1)

    4. Schuylkill Valley (2-1)

     

     

    Mountain Folk Radio and Web Show


    Click here for Mountain Folk Show 9-14-14

    Join East Side Dave for a weekly one-hour trip up the trail to “the mountain” to enjoy an assortment of bluegrass, Celtic, old-time, outdoor-themed and acoustic Appalachian & Alpine mountain music. Seasonal outdoor activities are discussed as is the rich heritage of folk music here in the USA and around the world. If you enjoy the lifestyle and culture of the mountains, you’ll love the Mountain Folk show.

    WEEU “Week in Review” – September 12, 2014

    Click here for the WEEU “Week in Review” Podcast:

    1. A recap of the week’s top news stories including the potential sale of VF Outlet Center, a bankruptcy filing by one of Berks County’s top 20 employers, and a trip to the Holy Land by an area bishop.

    2. The Philadelphia Organ Quartet will be performing at Fleetwood High School.  WEEU’s Mike Faust learned that the money raised from the concerts will help local schools afford anti-bullying and suicide prevention assemblies.

    3. In Sports, WEEU’s Paul Roberts caught up with Governor Mifflin football coach Mick Vecchio.

    4. Plus, Agricultural, Business, and Entertainment news.

    Throwback Thursday- 1969

    It’s Throwback Thursday! Our throwback year for today is 1969 and our throwback question is Who taught you how to cook? Share your comments here or call in to the show today 610-374-8800!  Our Throwback Thursday picture today is from the Reading Eagle archives, Apollo 11 astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin plant the US flag on the moon on July 20th, 1969.

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    Straight Talk – September 10, 2014

    Click here for this week’s Straight Talk with Nick Lawrence

    Stop The Chase, by Ret. Air Force Colonel and author, Dr. Mary M.Gillam, is an empowering message to women, to make the right choice, when getting into a romantic relationship. Dr.Gillam’s message for women is that, rather than pursuing a man, using your own skills and judgment, to place your trust in God, and Let God’s Man Find You. There are many scripture quotes throughout this powerful book to support her advice, and you’ll particularly enjoy her Four Spiritual Lessons to Transform Your Dating Life, and the Three Common Mistakes That Single Women Make In Relationships.

    Link: www.m2gleadershipbiz.com