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Web Site Update

We have been receiving some very slow loading of pages for this website. Today we migrated everything over to a new sever and this should make a huge difference. Any problems click the top menu link to “epa staff” and … Continue reading

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Two Youth Place in School Science Fair Using Ham Radio

I recently had the opportunity to do an interview with Mason Hall (KC3HOM) and Merrick Hall (KC3HLW) about their 2nd and 1st place finishes at their school science fair. Mason is a twelve year old sixth grader who attends Renaissance … Continue reading

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Kimberton Hamfest

On Saturday, July 8 from 7:00 AM until 12 NOON, The Mid-Atlantic Radio Club will hold its annual HAMFEST at Kimberton Fire Co. Fairgrounds, Route 113 (Pike Springs Rd.) & Firehouse Lane • Kimberton / Phoenixville, PA 19460.  Admission is … Continue reading

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2017 EPA Section Convention

We are pleased to announce that this year’s EPA Section Convention will be held at the Warminster Amateur Radio Club Hamfest  on Sunday May 7, 2017. The Hamfest will be held at a new location this year at the Bucks … Continue reading

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ARRL Foundation 2017-2018 Scholarship Application Deadline Looms

The deadline is Tuesday, January 31 (at 11:59 PM ET), to receive completed ARRL Foundation scholarship applications from eligible radio amateurs pursuing post-secondary education in the 2017-2018 academic year.Individuals and clubs support many of the more than 80 scholarships that … Continue reading

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New ARES Emergency Coordinator for Lackawanna County, PA

A county that has not had an ARES Emergency Coordinator now has one. Mark Krzan, N3MBK, has agreed to accept the position of ARES Emergency Coordinator for Lackawanna County. Mark has extensive experience in emergency communications having been a 911 … Continue reading

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November NTS News

By Tom Mills AF4NC, Assistant Section Manager and Section Traffic Manager EPa Section The year has almost come to an end. This past year has brought many changes and its time for us to look forward to making our section … Continue reading

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PAARC 2016 Member Night Awards 

Six club members were recognized for their outstanding contributions to the Pottstown Area Amateur Radio Club (PAARC) at their Dec. 2nd meeting in Limerick, PA: – Jim Steiner, W3BWD, was honored for his service as a founding member of the … Continue reading

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MNARC Honors Club President

EPA Affiliated Club Coordinator Bob Josuweit, WA3PZO and the members of the Marple Newtown Amateur Radio Club honored outgoing president Walter Faust, N3FXR at a recent club meeting. Faust has served as president for many years. He has also served … Continue reading

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Skywarn Recognition Day – December 3rd

OK, I am sitting back digesting. I hope all of you had a wonderful Thanksgiving with Family and Friends. I celebrated last night with Family and this morning I went to Berwick, PA, to help the Columbia-Montour ARC with their … Continue reading

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New Section ASM’s

The Eastern Pennsylvania Section of the ARRL is comprised of 34 counties spread out over a large geographical area. Even though we have some great staff members like W.T. Jones, WN3LIF, Tom Mills, AF4NC, and Bob Josuweit, WA3PZO, who do … Continue reading

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Mid Atlantic Amateur Radio Club to host Marconi Challenge

Mid Atlantic Amateur Radio Club to host Marconi Challenge at local library The Marconi Challenge is a K-12 STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) outreach program that incorporates wireless data communication and is suitable for students from junior high school … Continue reading

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Welcome: EDUCATION ALLIANCE FOR AMATEUR RADIO

Welcome to the Education Alliance for Amateur Radio as the newest ARRL Affiliated Club in Eastern Pennsylvania. According to the club website EAAR goals are to: Promote “Science, Technology, Engineering and Math” (STEM) as a resource for local communities by … Continue reading

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October Monthly Update from the EPA SEC

The October Section Emergency Coordinator Monthly Update for October has been sent via email to all ARES DECs, ECs, and OE Stations. All are invited to read it. Here is the link: EPA SEC October Monthly Update Happy Halloween to … Continue reading

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Amateur Radio Scouting award

Our Section Emergency Coordinator, W. T. Jones, WN3LIF, recently traveled to Selinsgrove, PA, and attended the Boy Scout’s Susquehanna Council’s Seven Bridges District Recognition Dinner. The interrelationship between Scouting and Amateur Radio has been a long one. If you pick … Continue reading

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