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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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38 min ago | WHP-AM Harrisburg

Huge Fish Eats Four Foot Shark

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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Wed Aug 20, 2014

WFMZ-TV Allentown

Police: man burglarized home, then set it on fire

West Reading Police are releasing new details about a recent house fire. They say it was no accident and they have a warning for residents.

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The York Daily Record

York residents air fears over Think Loud plans

Several residents of the northeast neighborhood - an area where Think Loud Development plans to locate its 40,000-square-foot data center - appeared at the City Council meeting Tuesday night to voice concerns about communication.

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WFMZ

Proof Positive: Meals on Wheels

The delivery routes may be quick, but the impact of Berks Encore's Meals on Wheels program is long-lasting, providing daily meals for some of the county's most vulnerable elderly.

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WFMZ

Incidents prompt daytime curfew for children in West Reading

The curfew applies to all children up to the age of 18 during typical school day hours, said Stephen Powell, the borough's police chief, in making the announcement on Wednesday.

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WFMZ

7 alleged gang members charged with homicide in deadly stabbing

Charges have been upgraded against seven gang-related suspects already jailed in connection with the stabbing death of a man in Reading over the weekend.

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The York Daily Record

York County clerk: Defendants didn't know about suspensions

The majority of York County residents receiving license suspensions from PennDOT didn't know that the suspension was a stipulation of their plea or conviction, Clerk of Court Don O'Shell said as his office begins auditing convictions from 2006.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

WFMZ

New Reading schools superintendent focusing on safety, long-term planning

Reading School District students will be starting a brand new school year next Monday under a brand new superintendent Dr. Khalid Mumin.

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WFMZ

Good Samaritan jumps into action after violent wreck on Warren Street Bypass

Three people are lucky to be alive after a guardrail impaled a vehicle during a violent wreck on a busy highway.

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Times News

$10M grant for railroad bridge

State Sen. John Yudichak, D-Luzerne/Carbon/Monroe, joined several state legislators in announcing Reading & Northern Railroad has secured a $10 million state grant to construct a new railroad bridge over the Lehigh River near Nesquehoning.

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WFMZ-TV Allentown

Producer, TV News

TV serves eastern Pennsylvania and western New Jersey, focusing on Allentown, Bethlehem, and Reading.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

JD Supra

Mind Your Ds and Os: Policy Language Proves Determinative in Director and Officer Insurance Coverage

A recent pair of opinions from New York and Pennsylvania shows the importance of evaluating all parts of director and officer insurance coverage, down to each definition.

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SFGate

7 arrested in fatal Pa. street fight stabbing

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

WFMZ

Man stabbed to death in Reading; 3 people in custody

Three people, including a juvenile, are in custody in connection with a homicide in Reading early Saturday morning, police said.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

WFMZ

Reading man who was subject of massive manhunt captured in Geigertown

Kulcyski first eluded capture last Monday, Aug. 4, when he led Schuylkill County officers on a chase in a stolen pickup truck.

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WHP-AM Harrisburg

Baseball Collision

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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Thu Aug 14, 2014

ABC 27

Mom jailed over truancy died from heart failure

A white construction superintendent must visit the African-American Museum in Philadelphia as part of his sentence for waving a noose at a black man.

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WFMZ

Coroner issues ruling in death of woman jailed in child truant case

Eileen Dinino died of natural causes, the result of hypertensive cardiovascular disease, while incarcerated at the jail on June 7, Dennis Hess, the coroner, announced Thursday.

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WFMZ

Arrest of Reading man, search of home result of child porn investigation

Detectives with the Berks County district attorney's office searched 1378 Perkiomen Avenue following the arrest Thursday morning of Sean Michael Fager.

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