Water Authority Conducting Hydrant Flushing in Reading’s North Side

The Reading Area Water Authority has announced it will begin flushing the water distribution system via hydrant flushing beginning Monday April 26, 2021 through Friday April 30,...

Berks History Center Recognized at PA Museums 2021 Special Achievement Awards

The Berks History Center was recently honored with a special achievement award from PA Museums, Pennsylvania's statewide trade association serving museum professionals and institutions. PA Museums presented...

Reading Pride Celebration Observes National Day of Silence with Virtual Book Reading

Reading Pride Celebration will host a virtual book reading on Friday, April 23, 2021, at 7pm with Schuykill County author and activist Matt Haslam as part of...

Reading Symphony Orchestra Holds First In-Person Concert in Over a Year

It has been 448 days since I last sat in one of the plush, wine-red chairs at the Santander Performing Arts Center. The theater’s Moorish opulence shines...

Reading Ecology Club Students Plant Trees to Offset School Paper Consumption

On Saturday morning over 30 Ecology Club students from Reading Senior High School set out into the city to plant saplings in the yards of residents in...

Boyertown Area Multi-Service Launches Homelessness Taskforce

During the month of March, Boyertown Area Multi-Service raised over $14,000 dollars in their Stronger Together Campaign to help launch their new Homelessness Taskforce. Ambler Savings Bank...

West Reading Community Revitalization Foundation approved for COVID-19 Relief Funds

State Rep. Mark Rozzi and state Sen. Judy Schwank announced a $32,500 grant has been approved for the West Reading Community Revitalization Foundation as part of the...

Army Corps Announces Traffic and Recreational Changes at Blue Marsh Lake

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will be implementing changes to traffic, parking, and recreational operations at the boat launches at Blue Marsh Lake. The modifications to parking...

Oversized Load Carries Milk Storage Tank through Hamburg

An oversized tractor trailer carrying a milk storage tank made its way down 4th Street in Hamburg Wednesday afternoon, causing traffic problems in the borough. According to Hamburg...

Berks Joins LETI Program to Connect Individuals Suffering from Addiction with Treatment

Attorney General Josh Shapiro today announced that Berks and Delaware counties have joined the Law Enforcement Treatment Initiative (LETI), a program launched by Attorney General Shapiro in...
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