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  1. Police looking for inmate who escaped from Berks County facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WPMT-TV York

    A search is underway to find Tyree Rashad Dunn, 26, after police say he escaped Monday afternoon from the Wernersville Community Corrections Center in South Heidelberg Township, Berks County.

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  2. Spring craft fair set; new website for Swoyersville in the worksRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 28 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... which is available to Key Club members and the Key Leader Camp scheduled in April at Camp Conrad Weiser in Wernersville, which trains youngsters in leadership and confidence skills. Families for Forty Fort Park will meet at 6 p.m. Wednesday, March ...

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  3. Scranton Prep president Father Keller to be Friendly Sons clerical speakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | The Times-Tribune

    ... president at the end of the current school year. A native of Philadelphia, he entered the Jesuit novitiate in Wernersville in 1969, and was ordained to the priesthood in 1981. He holds a bachelor's degree in English and philosophy from Fordham ...

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  4. How to spend $500M Powerball jackpot in Berks CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | WFMZ

    ... what to do after that," said Joe Tannenholtz. With that kind of money, you could buy every house in Birdsboro, Wernersville and Lenhartsville. If you're not into houses, you could purchase the Santander Arena, the new DoubleTree hotel across the ...

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  5. Saturday's Powerball jackpot swells to $380 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | WFMZ

    ... was racing to open their wallets to play Powerball. "It's a waste of money to me," said Eddie Dietz from Wernersville. "Every time that I did it, no winning, and I'm putting out money after money and it's just a waste of my time." "There's a better ...

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  6. AFP Statement on President Obamaa s FY 2016 BudgetRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 4 | AFPnet.org

    AFP President and CEO Andrew Watt, FInstF, and AFP Chair Patrick Feeley, CFRE, who serves as executive vice president and chief development officer for Caron Treatment Centers in Wernersville, Pa., released this joint statement on the Obama Administration's Fiscal Year 2016 Budget: Our country's charitable sector plays an increasingly pivotal role in the lives of every American. From delivering services helping millions of people, to addressing long-term issues such as poverty relief, violence prevention, education reform, charities have a huge influence on our everyday lives.

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  7. Police seek Wernersville prison escapeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 1 | The Lebanon Daily News

    State police at Reading are looking for an Bellefonte man who escaped from the Wernersville Correctional Facility around midnight Sunday. Police said John William Diven, no age provided, pulled the fire alarm at Wernersville Correctional Facility, 165 Main St., building 30, in South Heidelberg Township, around 12:05 a.m. and made his escape.

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  8. John William DIVENRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 1 | ABC 27

    Officials said John William Diven of Bellefonte pulled the fire alarm at Wernersville Correctional Facility in South Heidelberg Township just after midnight on Sunday.

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  9. Police search for Berks County correctional facility escapeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 1 | PennLive.com

    The Pennsylvania State Police at Reading say John Diven, of Bellefonte, escaped from the Wernersville Community Corrections Center just after midnight on Sunday. The Pennsylvania State Police at Reading are searching for a Bellefonte man they say escaped from a Berks County correctional facility early Sunday.

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  10. Hideous creatures and nightmarish situations abound in Malafarina's 'Malaformed Realities'Read the original story

    Saturday Jan 31 | PR Log

    PRLog - Jan. 31, 2015 - WERNERSVILLE, Pa. -- Sunbury Press has released thriller writer Thomas Malafarina's latest short story compilation Malaformed Realities Volume One .

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  11. Ida E. Wenrich, 87, formerly of Reamstown, worked at Cinderella Mills, enjoyed quiltingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | The Ephrata Review

    ... Lutheran Church, Denver, and worked at Cinderella Knitting Mills, Denver, and Weismiller's Manufacturing, Wernersville. Ida enjoyed quilting, gardening, canning, jigsaw puzzles, and time with her family, especially her grandchildren. Surviving is a ...

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  12. Suspect sought in murder of Reading man busted in BronxRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | WFMZ

    ... inside an apartment in the 800 block of Green Street on Nov. 7. Martinez escaped earlier this month from the Wernersville Community Corrections Center in South Heidelberg Township, Berks County, where he was being held on unrelated charges, ...

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  13. Retail thefts earn man sentence in Lebanon County prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | The Lebanon Daily News

    ... for 72 hours to six months and fined $1,000 for driving under the influence of alcohol. Andrea F. Cox, 44, of Wernersville, was sentenced to one year probation and fined $150 for theft of leased property. David M. Englehart II, 33, of 306 Yeagley ...

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  14. Clara M. James, 78, Madeira Beach, FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Ashland Times-Gazette

    Memorial service will be 1:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 16, 2015, in Phoebe Berks Chapel, 1 Reading Drive, Wernersville, Pennsylvania, with the Rev. Leah Knox officiating.

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  15. 1 of 2 caught after Berks prison escapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | Philly.com

    State police say one of two inmates who escaped from a halfway house for state prisoners in central Pennsylvania has been caught. Troopers in Reading say the inmates escaped after pulling a fire alarm and running out of the Wernersville Community Correctional Facility in Berks County about 8:30 p.m. Friday.

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  16. Two escape from corrections facility in Berks CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | The News Item

    State police at Reading reported Timothy E. Hostetter, 28, of Pottsville, and Raymond Martinez III, 22, of Reading, escaped from the Wernersville Community Corrections Center in South Heidelberg Township at approximately 8:20 p.m. The two men were residents of the community corrections center, a state facility which provides a cost-effective alternative to secure confinement. The facility affords sentenced individuals varied prescriptive rehabilitative programs, as well as the opportunity to enter the community for work, to perform community service work, and for other pro-social activities, under structured parameters.

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  17. Two Prisoners Escape from Jail in Berks CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    State police said Timothy Hostetter of Pottsville and Raymond Martinez from Reading escaped from Wernersville Correctional Facility near Reading after they pulled a fire alarm around 11 p.m. Friday.

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  18. Police Hunt for Two Escaped Prisoners in Central PennsylvaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | TheBlaze.com

    Police said Saturday that Timothy Earl Hostetter of Pottsville and Raymond Martinez of Reading set off a fire alarm at the Wernersville Community Corrections Center before escaping around 8:30 Friday night.

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  19. 2 Inmates Escape Berks County PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | NBC Philadelphia

    Twenty-eight-year-old Timothy Hostetter, of Pottsville, and 22-year-old Raymond Martinez III, of Reading, escaped Wernersville Correctional Facility around 8:15 p.m., moments after the pair allegedly pulled the fire alarm, officials said.

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  20. Pa. State Police Searching For Two Escaped PrisonersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... trusted local CBS RADIO stations in Philadelphia to give you the best Philly has to offer. Talk Radio 1210 [] WERNERSVILLE, Pa. (AP) - Pennsylvania state police are on the lookout for two prisoners who escaped from a central Pennsylvania corrections ...

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