Discovery FCU Donates Medical Gowns to Penn State Health St. Joseph

Discovery Federal Credit Union donated 1,000 PPE medical gowns to Penn State Health St. Joseph on Wednesday afternoon at the hospital's main campus in Bern Township. "Credit unions...

Reading School District Warning Families of Chromebook Scam

The Reading School District is warning families of a new scam involving school provided Chromebooks. Several families reported receiving phone calls that advised them a Reading School District...

Berks Heritage Center parking lot to remain Closed until Oct. 29

The paving project is almost complete at the Berks County Heritage Center. Berks Parks Department officials have opened access from Red Bridge Park, across the Wertz's Red Bridge...

Chief Fire Officer Designation Bestowed on Fire Commissioner Jared Renshaw

The Commission on Professional Credentialing (CPC) met to confer the designation of Chief Fire Officer to Jared Renshaw, the Fire Commissioner of the Western Berks Fire Department. A...

County Buildings Closing at Noon Wednesday due to Impending Snowstorm

The Berks County Commissioners and President Judge Thomas G. Parisi have decided to close all County buildings at noon on Wednesday, December 16, due to the predictions...

Berks ARL Issues Code Blue ahead of Freezing Temperatures

With wind and frigid temperatures forecasted overnight and into Saturday, the ARL has enacted Code BLUE starting at 8PM on January 28 through 1PM on January 30,...

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...

Pennsylvania State Police Welcomes 104 New Troopers

​Harrisburg, PA – Acting Commissioner Robert Evanchick announced today that 104 cadets graduated from the State Police Academy in Hershey and have been assigned to troops across the...

City of Reading Offering New Recycling Carts City Wide

The City of Reading is offering new recycling carts to all residents with City curbside recycling. Residents can now ‘Opt-in’ to receive a new cart by phone...

WFMZ: SWAT team swarms block in Birdsboro; gunshots reported

A community is on high alert Thursday morning as police and emergency officials swarmed a block in Birdsboro. Police and a SWAT team are in the area...
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