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Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Alsace Township Supervisors Close Summer Playground Program

Due to Governor Wolf’s Orders and the current CDC Guidelines the Alsace Township Board of Supervisors has decided to close the Summer Playground Program for the 2020...

City of Reading Police Dispatch Moves Back to City Hall

In February, the Reading Police Department temporarily relocated to the Berks County Courthouse due to a renovation project at the Reading Police Communication Center. After months of renovations,...

Wolf and Shapiro Announce Protections from Foreclosures and Evictions

Governor Tom Wolf was joined by Attorney General Josh Shapiro today to announce that he signed an executive order that protects Pennsylvanians from foreclosures or evictions through...

City of Reading Seeks Applicants for Firefighter and EMT Positions

The City of Reading is accepting applications for the position of Firefighter/Paramedic and Firefighter/EMT. Due to COVID-19, paper applications are not available at city hall. All applicants...

Flag Decoration of Veteran’s Graves Threatened by COVID-19 Business Shutdown

The Berks County Department of Veteran’s Affairs has been forced to place its plans on hold to decorate the graves of deceased veterans for Memorial Day. In...

COVID-19 Cases Increase to 21 at Berks Heim Nursing Home

The Berks County Commissioners announced that four more Berks Heim residents tested positive for COVID-19. Additionally, three more residents have passed away after testing positive. To date there...

Nearly 1 Million Pennsylvanians Have Applied for a Mail-In Ballot for June 2 Primary...

Nearly one million voters have applied for a mail-in ballot for the June 2 primary election, Governor Tom Wolf and Pennsylvania Secretary of State Kathy Boockvar announced...

Reading Parking Authority to Resume Street Sweeping Enforcement

Reading Parking Authority says it will resume writing citations for daytime parking restrictions this Monday, May 4, 2020, in support of the City of Reading street sweeping...

Police Search for Man Accused of Sexual Assault in Northwest Reading

5/6/2020 - According to the Berks County District Attorney's Office Kemyoe Morgan was arrested for Rape and related charges. He is in custody on $250,000 secured bail...

Second Berks Heim Resident Dies from COVID-19

In a continued commitment to transparency, Berks County Commissioner Chair Christian Leinbach announced today that a 95-year-old female resident on the B3 unit who had displayed symptoms...
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