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Reading, Pennsylvania is located in Berks County. Zip codes in Reading, PA include 19604, 19606, and 19601. The median home price in Reading is $48,000 which is roughly $37/per square foot. More Reading information.

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3 hrs ago | WFMZ

Reading police officer charged in theft of money evidence

Berks County District Attorney John Adams is holding a news conference right now to announce the arrest of Ofc.

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6 hrs ago | Times News

Schuylkill cyclist dies in Berks crash

A Schuylkill County motorcyclist died and his passenger was seriously injured in a crash late Monday night in Berks County.

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10 hrs ago | WHP-AM Harrisburg

April 23, 2014: Things You Need To Know

ESPN will carry an NFL Wild Card playoff game this season, marking the first time an NFL postseason game will move off broadcast TV.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Examiner.com

Tidbits around town

St. Benedict's Parish, Mohnton - For those grieving the death of a loved one. Beginning April 23, for five consecutive Wednesdays 6:30 to 8pm in the rectory meeting room.

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Cape Gazette

Art league to present encaustic painting workshop April 26

A current exhibition at the Rehoboth Art League, 144 Degrees: Encaustic Paintings by Kristen Woodward, has sparked interest in the technique of encaustic painting.

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BioSpace

Her Voice Is Hot - His Is Not, Study

His Is Not Reading, Pa. - Trying to sound sexier? Sorry, guys, it seems you just don't have what it takes.

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WHP-AM Harrisburg

Bunnies Get Frisky On Tv

Originally from Reading, PA, he has considered Harrisburg home for many years, and is related, according to family folklore, to John Harris, founder of Harrisburg.

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WFMZ

State police cite hundreds of drivers over Easter weekend

An aggressive enforcement campaign carried out by state police over the Easter weekend resulted in troopers citing hundreds of motorists.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

WFMZ

Car charging stations now available on Pennsylvania Turnpike

Drivers of electric cars who use the Pennsylvania Turnpike can now recharge their batteries at two of the highway's service plazas.

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HON

Guys, Don't Bother Trying to Sound Sexy

It's easy for women to sound sexy, but men just don't have what it takes, a new study says.

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WFMZ

Shop owner struck repeatedly during armed robbery, police say

One man is behind bars and two others are being sought for their alleged roles in a violent armed robbery in Reading.

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WFMZ-TV Allentown

Reading parish forgives church burglar

Police arrested 18-year-old Stephen Phillips on Thursday after the Reading man admitted he burglarized Holy Trinity, St. Paul's United Methodist Church in Reading and Trinity United Church of Christ in Mount Penn.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

WFMZ

Regional: Lehigh Valley

It's time to take a look back at the stories making headlines this week in the 69 News Week In Review.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

WFMZ

Xavier Lacosta-Franco arrested in 2010 rape of child

Members of the Berks County sheriff's office fugitive task force and detectives with the district attorney's office apprehended Xavier Lacosta-Franco without incident at a home in the 1300 block of North 10th Street in Reading, officials said Friday.

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NBC Philadelphia

Local Woman Earns Scholar Award for Ph.D. Work

Alvernia University student and Audubon native Tracey Brown was recently awarded the $15,000 Scholar Award from the P.E.O. Sisterhood.

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Daily Mail

Men can't make their voice sexy and alluring but women CAN

Last-minute reprieve: Incredible moment an Iranian killer is spared execution by his victim's parents while he had the noose round his neck Want to sound sexy? Sorry guys, it's IMPOSSIBLE: Men can't make their voice alluring but women CAN, reveals study Women lower the pitch of their voice and increase their hoarseness to sound sexy but men who try ... (more)

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Examiner.com

Berks Bard Fest 2014, the 16th annual poetry festival

It is that time of year again for the Berks County Bard Festival 2014. This is the 16 years the poetry festival which is held in April to coincide with National Poetry Month.

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WFMZ-TV Allentown

Arts Around Town: Caricature carver Pete LeClair creates from ?eggs-aggeration?

Pete LeClair is surrounded by eggheads small enough to be put all in one basket before he hops a plane in Florida and heads north.

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WFMZ-TV Allentown

$5.5 million tax credit to help fund residential, commercial development in Reading

Pennsylvania has added the final piece of the financing puzzle for the proposed redevelopment of a former Reading Outlet Center building.

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NJ.com

HoneyBaked Ham hoping to head back to Lehigh Valley

That's when she's hopeful the company will have a HoneyBaked Ham franchise back in the Lehigh Valley area, focusing on the Easton area.

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