52.3 F
Reading
Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Senator Schwank Hosting Second Aging Parent Conference

State Senator Judy Schwank (D-Berks) is again hosting a free Aging Parent Conference on Sept. 5, 2019, at Muhlenberg Middle School, 801 E Bellevue Avenue. The conference is...

Olivet Boys and Girls Club Drops Programs at Ricketts Center

The Olivet Boys and Girls Club organization announced today that it will no longer be offering programming at the Ricketts Center in Pottstown as of August 14,...

Governor Wolf Visits Hemp Farm to Highlight Farming Opportunities

During a visit to a hemp growing site in Blair County today, Governor Tom Wolf and Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding highlighted the opportunities available to hemp growers...

PA State Police Accepting Applications for Citizens Police Academy

Pennsylvania State Police are currently accepting applications for their Citizens Police Academy, which will begin in September at the Reading barracks. The program will expand citizens knowledge...

Boil Water Advisory Lifted for Exeter Township

Pennsylvania American Water said today that it is no longer necessary for customers in Exeter Township in its Glen Alsace water system to boil their water before...

12th Annual Run4Sam set for August at Gring’s Mill Recreation Area

The 12th Annual Run4Sam 4mi/10K race will take place on August 18, 2019, at Gring’s Mill Recreation Area. All participants can register on the day of the...

Precautionary Boil Water Advisory Issued for Parts of Exeter Township

UPDATE 8/9/19 - Pennsylvania American Water has lifted the boil water advisory. READ MORE Boil Water Advisory Lifted for Exeter Township Pennsylvania American Water has issued a precautionary...

Power Outage Affecting 1,500 in Northeast Reading

UPDATE 8/7/19 3pm - Power has been restored to the area. A power outage is currently affecting the northeast side of Reading Tuesday afternoon. Initial reports indicate the...

Law Enforcement Agencies Across Berks Celebrate National Night Out

National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make our neighborhoods safer, more caring places to live. To celebrate,...

Dedication Ceremony Held for Renovated Oakbrook Park Baseball Field

The Reading Fightin Phils joined aspiring young baseball players at the Oakbrook Park in Reading on Saturday. Gathering to celebrate the dedication of the park, residents enjoyed hot...