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  1. Parole violators moved from prison following escapesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Pocono Record

    Prison authorities say they have moved parole violators out of an eastern Pennsylvania facility that has seen several escapes in recent years. The Pennsylvania Bureau of Community Corrections tells WFMZ-TV that public safety concerns prompted the changes at Wernersville Community Corrections Center.

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  2. Parole violators moved from prison following escapesRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 11 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    Prison authorities say they have moved parole violators out of an eastern Pennsylvania facility that has seen several escapes in recent years. The Pennsylvania Bureau of Community Corrections tells WFMZ-TV that public safety concerns prompted the changes at Wernersville Community Corrections Center.

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  3. Parole violators transferred from Wernersville Community Corrections Center to York County PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    Pennsylvania officials are making changes at a state corrections facility that has been plagued by several escapes in recent years. The Wernersville Community Corrections Center in South Heidelberg Township is no longer housing parole violators, John Sommers, the deputy director of the Pennsylvania Bureau of Community Corrections announced Tuesday.

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  4. Police seek inmate escaped from Wernersville facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | The Lebanon Daily News

    ESCAPE >> A Reading man escaped from Wernersville Community Corrections Center, in South Heidelberg Township, Monday, state police at Reading said. Tyrie Rashad Dunn, 26, left the facility without permission around 2 p.m. He will be charged with escape, police said. 1 comment

  5. Correctional center inmate walks away from facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    State Police are searching for a man who escaped the Wernersville Community Corrections Center , located at 165 Main Street in South Heidelberg Township, Berks County.

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  6. Wernersville inmate escapesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    word on the cause.>>> eve tannery: State Police are searching for a man who escaped the Wernersville Community Corrections Center. Police say 26-year-old Tyrie Dunn left the facility without permission yesterday afternoon around 2:00. His last known ...

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

    Monday Mar 2 | 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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  8. Spring craft fair set; new website for Swoyersville in the worksRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2015 | 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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  9. Scranton Prep president Father Keller to be Friendly Sons clerical speakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | 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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  10. How to spend $500M Powerball jackpot in Berks CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | 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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  11. Saturday's Powerball jackpot swells to $380 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | 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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  12. AFP Statement on President Obamaa s FY 2016 BudgetRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2015 | 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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  13. Police seek Wernersville prison escapeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | 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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  14. John William DIVENRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | 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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  15. Police search for Berks County correctional facility escapeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | 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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  16. Hideous creatures and nightmarish situations abound in Malafarina's 'Malaformed Realities'Read the original story

    Jan 31, 2015 | 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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