3 hrs ago
Auto Zone manager steals $31K from deposit bags, police say
A manager at an Auto Zone store in Reading stands accused of taking thousands of dollars from the store's deposit bags.
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7 hrs ago
York teacher charged with possessing 97 bags of heroin placed on leave
Megan Butler Warner, 39, of the 700 block of Hardwick Place in York, was charged Wednesday with a felony charge of possession with intent to delivery resulting from a Jan. 19 incident in Spring Township, Berks County.
17 hrs ago
Man heading to trial in deadly crash
A Reading man charged in connection with a deadly crash is heading to trial. Sergio Nunes waived his preliminary hearing Wednesday.
Wed Apr 23, 2014
Red Cross sets up shelter for motel fire victims
The American Red Cross has set up a temporary shelter at the YMCA on Washington Street in Reading for displaced victims of Wednesday's fire.
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Family Time: Join a Celebration of Reading on Saturday
Cops 'n' Kids' hold its eighth annual free reading festival in south Bethlehem on Saturday, with lots of activities, reading stations and entertainment.
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.
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.
Tue Apr 22, 2014
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
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.
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.
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.
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.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
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.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
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.
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.