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Reading, Pennsylvania is located in Berks County. Zip codes in Reading, PA include 19604, 19606, and 19601. The median home price in Reading is $49,900 which is roughly $37/per square foot. More Reading information.

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22 hrs ago | Chicago Chronicle

You said what on Facebook

Everyone knows a Facebook "oversharer" - someone who discloses his innermost feelings and posts his every thought.

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Yesterday | WHP-AM Harrisburg

Dumb Dog Runs His Face Into A Fence Every Time The Mailman Comes

Based on the average life expectancy in the U.S., if you're 18 years old, you only have about 3,160 weekends left in your life.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

WFMZ-TV Allentown

Reading City Council awards contracts, moves forward with projects

Reading City Council introduced the fourth addendum to the lease agreement with the Reading Area Water Authority Monday night following a press conference held by the two groups introducing the preliminary agreement.

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Chambersburg Public Opinion

CASD buying automatic external defibrillators for all schools

The school board on Wednesday approved the $28,710 purchase for the AED units and the security cases in which they will be stored, plus an additional $4,350 for pediatric pads to go with each.

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WFMZ

Suspect in killings of 2 people in Idaho arrested in Reading

A Reading man being sought in the shooting deaths of two people in Idaho's capital city is now in custody.

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NWCN.com

Pennsylvania Man Arrested in Boise Double Murder

Police in Reading, Pennsylvania say they've caught the man responsible for the murder in a pair of Boise men in May. John C. Douglas, 44, was arrested Monday morning in Reading.

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WHP-AM Harrisburg

Dog Is So Excited To See Woman After 4 Years It Passes Out

Originally from Reading, PA, he has considered Harrisburg home for many years, and is related, according to family folklore, to John Harris, founder of Harrisburg.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Citizens' Voice

Mr. and Mrs. Dix

Patricia and Charles B. Dix III of Mountain Top celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary June 12, 2014.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Chambersburg Public Opinion

CASD buying automatic external defibrillators for all schools

The school board on Wednesday approved the $28,710 purchase for the AED units and alarmed cases they will be stored in, plus an additional $4,350 for pediatric pads to go with each.

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WHP-AM Harrisburg

Back Talking Goats

Originally from Reading, PA, he has considered Harrisburg home for many years, and is related, according to family folklore, to John Harris, founder of Harrisburg.

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Candy Industry

TPC Acquires Tray-Pak, Names Scott Myers CEO

TPC Partners, LLC, an affiliate of Archbrook Capital Management, LLC in Reading, Pa., has acquired a majority interest in Tray-Pak Corp., one of the leading manufacturers of custom, thermoformed plastic packaging products for the confectionery, bakery, food and other industries.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Lebanon Daily News

Man burned in industrial accident released from hospital

John Wolfe III, 53, Lebanon, suffered critical injuries on July 10 while operating a machine containing highly pressurized air at Brentwood Industries, 2101 Lehman St., West Lebanon Township.

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Evening Sun

5 things to know for Thursday in Pennsylvania

A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Thursday: German prosecutors had hoped to extradite 89-year-old Johann "Hans" Breyer to face trial for his alleged service as a Waffen SS guard at Auschwitz in 1944.

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WFMZ

Vehicles carrying HS football players involved in rollover accident

Two of three vehicles carrying high school football players to a practice session were involved in an accident with a tractor trailer on Thursday.

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WFMZ

Police charge man for pointing gun at bicyclist

Police in Berks County say they've found a man accused of pointing a gun at a cyclist on a popular bike path last month.

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Times Observer

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The following is a list of upcoming local entertainment events. The Times Observer welcomes additions to the list that are of community interest.

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WFMZ

Berks woman leaves Israel after flight ban

The conflict between Israel and Hamas is hitting close to home in Berks County. One local woman found herself in the midst of the chaos and managed to catch a flight out just in time.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

O-R Online

More than 500 migrant children sent to Pa.

State officials confirmed Wednesday the federal government told them 120 children are in two temporary centers in Bethlehem and Womelsdorf, near Reading.

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WFMZ-TV Allentown

New lights put to test atop Berks County Courthouse in Reading

If you had an eye to the sky over downtown Reading on Tuesday evening, you might have caught a glimpse of what the city's skyline may one day look like at night.

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CBS Local

PA Turnpike Rolls Out 70 MPH Speed Limit A Day Ahead Of Schedule

A new 70 miles per hour speed limit is now in effect a day ahead of schedule along most of a nearly 100 mile stretch of the Pennsylvania Turnpike's main line.

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