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Group rallying to save Kaercher Creek Park near Hamburg
"It means so much to so many people. We have heard so many stories of just personal experiences and there is a lot of support," said Laura Arnold.
Sun Aug 31, 2014
Accident closes part of Route 100 in Berks County
In Berks County Sunday part of a major road was closed while crews cleared the scene of a collision.
Hundreds come out to 5K for Laney
Community members banded together Sunday in Berks County to remember a young girl who lost her fight against cancer.
Pinnacle Ridge among destinations on Pa. Wine Society 'dry run'
The iconic barn that serves as the tasting room and production area for Pinnacle Ridge winery in Kutztown, Berks County.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
Berks County Penn State alumni host viewing party
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Unique creations part of annual Taste of Hamburger Festival
The 11th annual Taste of Hamburger Festival is right around the corner, and vendors across Berks County are gearing up to serve a variety of tasty creations.
Injury Update on 2 Hurt in Plane Crash
Two men were hurt when their small plane crashed and caught fire after slamming into a field on the 100 block of Amity Park Road in Amity Township, Berks County Wednesday afternoon.
Woman pleads guilty in theft of puppy from pet store in Boyertown
A high-profile case involving the theft of a puppy caught on camera has concluded with the suspect admitting to the crime.
Commissioners OK application for courthouse lights grant
The Berks County Commissioners have endorsed a plan to seek funds to help put lights back on top of the courthouse in downtown Reading.
Reading SD makes change to alt. ed program
Top officials did not reveal much information, Thursday, but administrators said they were in the middle of sensitive contract negotiations.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Visitors bureau seeks new ways to market Berks County
Gone are the days of outlets drawing visitors to Reading. Now the visitors bureau is looking for new ways to draw people to the area.
Passenger pigeons found in various collections across Pennsylvania
Patrick McShea, an educator with the Carnegie Museum of Natural History in Pittsburgh, pulled open a shallow metal drawer in one of the specimen cabinets of the museum's extinct bird collection.
The Washington Post
Pennsylvania Localities Tap Swaps for Upfront Cash: Muni Credit
Pennsylvania municipalities are turning once again to the kinds of derivative deals that backfired during the credit crunch as the lure of upfront cash and the potential to cut costs prove too hard to resist.
When is a bottle ready to sell? Releases depend on a number of factors
Pinnacle Ridge Winery owner and winemaker Brad Knapp said he doesn't want his newly bottled wine to sit around for too long.
The Morning Call
Theater: Pines nabs new musical before its Off-Broadway debut
'Life Could Be a Dream' at Pines Dinner Theatre in Allentown stars Alyssa Steiner , Charlie Barry, Shawn Patrick Fletcher, Tyler Fernandez and Shane Fischetti.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Investigation continues into small plane crash in Amity Twp.
Two people were taken to the hospital following the apparent crash of a small plane in eastern Berks County.
Local police pushing for right to use speed radar in Pennsylvania
Police across Berks County are fighting for radar use, arguing that the method is a safer, cheaper and more efficient alternative for speed enforcement than currently-used methods.
Small plane goes down in Amity
Two people have been taken to the hospital following the apparent crash of a small plane in eastern Berks County.
Wilson Borough contractor sentenced to state prison for home improvement fraud
Northampton County Judge Jennifer Sletvold today sentenced Jerry Allen Jr. to one to two years in a Pennsylvania state prison followed by five years of probation.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
List of winners from the 66th Emmy Awards
Host Seth Meyers speaks on stage at the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, in Los Angeles.