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Tuesday, July 7, 2020

Rescue Crews Called to Quarry in Spring Township

Rescue crews were called out to the quarry off of Reedy Road in Spring Township today for a water accident. Initially dispatched around 4:30pm, the coroner was later...

Muhlenberg Parks & Rec Offers River Adventure on the Schuylkill

Many municipalities in Berks County are beginning to re-open parks, playgrounds, and outdoor activities now that the county has moved into the green phase. With restrictions relaxed, the...

City Residents come together to Clean-up Downtown Reading

More than a hundred volunteers and community leaders joined Reading Mayor Eddie Moran on Saturday to participate in Community Clean Up Day. “I am grateful to every person...

Reading Police asking for Public’s Help in Finding Missing 14-year-old

The Reading Police Department is asking for the public's help to find a missing teenager. Police say Neilina Tolentino, aka “Nelly” is a resident of Reading, but was...

Blue Marsh Lake Swimming Beach to Open for Holiday Weekend

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced the swimming beach at Blue Marsh Lake will open to the public on Thursday, July 2, 2020. The bathhouse and...

Firefighters Respond to Brush Fire on Neversink Mountain

Firefighters were called to brush fire on Neversink Mountain Tuesday afternoon. Beginning around 3pm, the fire was initially reported to be in the area of the Neversink...

Bear Spotted near Antietam Lake, Police Warn Not to Approach

Central Berks Regional Police say there have been numerous sightings of a bear in the area of Antietam Lake and the surrounding mountain area. "Please use extreme caution...

Wolf Supports Order to Release Migrant Children from Berks Detention Center

The Wolf Administration released the following statement in support of U.S. District Court for the Central District of California Judge Dolly M. Gee’s ruling on Friday ordering...

State Grant to Fund Replacement Roof of Lower Alsace Ambulance Station

State Rep. Mark Rozzi, D-Berks, announced a state grant will fund the replacement of the roof at the Lower Alsace Ambulance station. “The need for state officials to...

Commissioners Optimistic for Green Phase, Urge Residents to be Safe

This past Friday Pennsylvania Governor Wolf announced that Berks County will move to the green phase today. Berks County Commissioners say this is a critical step for...
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