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Chilemba outpoints Grachev
WBC #2 rated light heavyweight Isaac "Golden Boy" Chilemba took a ten round unanimous decision over WBC #7 Denis "The Pirate/Drago's Son" Grachev .
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Fri Mar 14, 2014
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
What's Best Way to Communicate With Employees?
The more important the communication, the more we have to engage in person. Memos won't matter.
Reading, Pa., college told to crush prized training car
Chrysler has told a trade school in eastern Pennsylvania that it must destroy one of its prized cars, a 1996 Dodge Viper GTS.
Threshold Collaborative: a lesson in engaged story work
Stories are powerful ways to bring the voice and ideas of marginalized people into endeavors to restore justice and enact change.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
Rash of church break-ins prompts police to step up patrols
Police are working to determine if all four break-ins are connected, and now they're keeping a watchful eye around churches in the area.
EnerSys Presents New DataSafe HX Vrla Batteries
The Reserve Power Group of EnerSys Inc. introduced a new line of high-rate-discharge batteries suitable for uninterruptible power supply and other applications that require maximized space utilization combined with high energy density.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Concert Review: Hardcore Jam brings hope, security to Pa. hardcore community
The Keystone Hardcore Jam II, presented by The Trinity, was held on Friday, Feb. 28 and Saturday, March 1. Day two of the Hardcore Jam brought Menace, Sicker Than Most, Yesterday's Youth, Clenched Fist, Incendiary, Lifeless, Harm's Way, 100 Demons, Wisdom In Chains, Ramallah, and Sheer Terror to Reading's Reverb nightclub.
145 Pa. soldiers return home from Afghanistan
Members of the 333rd Engineering Company of the U.S. Army Reserves based out of Reading returned from a year-long deployment in Afghanistan Tuesday afternoon.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Help welcome home a hero
Soldiers with the 333rd Engineering Company returned to Pennsylvania Tuesday. The hometown of one of the soldiers has a special "welcome home" ceremony planned for him in Sellersville, Bucks County and the public is invited to attend.
Thieves target churches; parishioners praying for justice
Three churches were ransacked and burglarized just days apart, and the cases are believed to be connected, police said Tuesday.
New Debt Financing Positions IPR International for Significant Growth
IPR International, the premier Infrastructure-as-a-Service provider in the Mid-Atlantic region, is pleased to announce that it is poised for significant growth and will be better able to grow with its clients' businesses as a result of securing senior debt financing.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Crime hurting businesses in Reading
"It is disturbing, it's not going unnoticed what we're seeing there. Some of it is just unacceptable behavior," said Mayor Vaughn Spencer, D-Reading.
Residents urged to salute troops returning home from Afghanistan
The U.S. Army's 333rd Engineering Company, headquartered in Cumru Township, is expected to touch down in Harrisburg on Tuesday afternoon and arrive in Berks County between 5 p.m. and 5:30 p.m., said Pa.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
New details emerge in Reading birthday party shooting
Reading police tell 69 News they're now hunting for two gunman in the case. The drama unfolded in the 1600 block of Cotton Street early last Sunday morning during a birthday party.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
US House committee looking into roadside survey
The chairman of the House transportation committee said Thursday he wants to make sure a federal roadside survey on drinking and drugged driving is being conducted appropriately after motorists, including a Reading man, complained about being forced off the road and asked to provide breath, blood and saliva samples.
The Lebanon Daily News
Police search for alcohol burglars in Berks County
State police at Reading are searching for two young men, shown here in hooded sweat shirts, who stole alcohol from a Berks County establishment in February.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
State police seek information in Pike Township homicide
It's been seven weeks since a violent homicide in Berks County, and investigators will not say if they're close to solving the case.
Study finds Reading lacks healthy food
When you walk down the streets of Reading, it is not hard to find a corner store, but Reading Health System employees say not enough of those corner stores have healthy options.