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Pagoda Foundation Celebrates Flag Day by Raising American Flag on Mount Penn

The Foundation of the Reading Pagoda and the City of Reading hosted a flag-raising atop Mount Penn Sunday afternoon in conjunction with the National...

Boyertown to host Comedy Under the Stars series beginning June 24

Building a Better Boyertown will host its Comedy Under the Stars – Boyertown Summer Series in conjunction with SoulJoel Productions beginning June 24, 2021....

Alvernia Trustees Extend President Loyack’s Contract through 2027

The Alvernia University Board of Trustees voted unanimously to extend the contract of university President John R. Loyack through 2027, the university announced Monday. “President...

Reading Mayor Declares Juneteenth a City Holiday

Reading Mayor Eddie Morán recently signed an executive order declaring Juneteenth a City holiday. June 19, 1865, was the day that Union soldiers delivered the...

PA Lottery Cash 5 Ticket worth $390k Sold in Reading

A jackpot-winning Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 with Quick Cash ticket was sold Sunday, June 13, 2021, at the Yours One Stop on Route 10...

30th World War II Weekend Returns to Reading this Weekend

The Mid-Atlantic Air Museum will host the 30th Anniversary of World War Two Weekend, June 4,5,6 2021 as testimonial to the men and women who sacrificed...


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