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  1. YMCA shows off to Pa. lawmakers as part of 'Advocacy Week'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WFMZ

    "I think most of our elected officials know the YMCA and know the gym and swim part. I don't think everyone knows the true impact the YMCA has on our communities, and that's what's important for them to know," said Kim Johnson, president, YMCA of Reading and Berks County.

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  2. Dude Surfs On A MotorbikeRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WHP-AM Harrisburg

    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. One day he'll get around to tracking down the family tree.

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  3. Out and About: Why we held another Equality Fest in YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | York Dispatch

    ... inviting the county, the region and the world in to see. A local pin-up model and a half-Latino power poet from Reading, Pennsylvania, dancing the bachata. A Native American drag queen doing a cartwheel in the middle of the street as a thrilled ...

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  4. Retiring police chief honored as retirement nearsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Lebanon Daily News

    ... has walked the beat and been on patrol." He told council he is aware they looked at candidates from Philadelphia and Reading and questioned why they would leave higher paying jobs to accept the job as the police chief of Cleona. O'Connor told ...

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  5. Man found shot, killed in south Reading neighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    A passerby on Neversink Street, just north of Laurel Street, found a man's body shortly before 6:30 a.m., about 25 minutes after sunrise. The victim, whose name has not been released, died of a gunshot wound, according to RPD investigators, who are treating his death as an apparent homicide.

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  6. Police indentify drowning victim at popular Berks swimming spotRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WFMZ

    Authorities have indentified the Philadelphia man who drowned at a popular swimming location at the Schuylkill and Berks county line. Pennsylvania State Police said 20-year-old Davyd Tarasyuk was pronounced dead at the St. Joseph Medical Center in Reading just after 8 p.m. Sunday.

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  7. Brad Keselowski Ran Over His Own Pit Crew At PoconoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WHP-AM Harrisburg

    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. One day he'll get around to tracking down the family tree.

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  8. Eisenhauer Nissan wins Sweep the Streets men's basketball tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Lebanon Daily News

    The annual Sweep the Streets basketball tournament held in Lebanon at South East playground on Sunday came down to DePac, of Baltimore, Maryland, vs. Eisenhauer Nissan, of Reading. Eisenhauer Nissan edged out DePac to win the Championship Game.

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  9. Plane makes emergency landing in Berks County fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 2 | WPMT-TV York

    ... 1:20 p.m. along Ernst Road in Centre Township. The pilot experienced unknown engine problems after taking off out of Reading and had to make an emergency landing in a field, state police said.

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  10. American Legion: Nanticoke falls, finishes 3rd in state tournamentRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 2 | The Citizens' Voice

    Nanticoke's American Legion baseball team fell one win short of Saturday's championship round at the Pennsylvania State Tournament and a berth in a national regional tournament. Post 350 finished third in the eight-team, double elimination tournament, played near Reading.

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  11. PublicSource: No Internet in nearly 30 percent of Scranton homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | The Times-Tribune

    When the 68-year-old returned to Scranton in June after six months in his home state of Gurat, India, for a medical procedure, his job at St. Francis of Assisi Kitchen was no longer waiting for him. Without Internet access at home, the library is the best place for Mr. Patel to search for part-time work between reading newspapers from his native country.

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  12. Take a tour of Minor League Baseball stadiums in our regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | The York Daily Record

    ... distinct in it's own special way? Don't be afraid to sink your team into a Sun Dog (Hagerstown) or a Churger (Reading). The Soup Nazi will make an appearance (Aug. 15 in Frederick) as will former Boston Red Sox player Bill Buckner (Aug. 5 in ...

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  13. The stories she tells: Taylor Swift's career owes much to a carefully controlled narrativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | Vancouver Sun

    ... financially and logistically to the point of moving the entire family away from their Christmas tree farm in Reading, Pennsylvania to further her budding career. "When Swift was 14, her father relocated to Merrill Lynch's Nashville office as a way ...

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  14. Driver in Barricade Crash Identified as Pennsylvania ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Roll Call

    The man who crashed his red sedan Friday morning into a barricade about 150 yards south of the Capitol appears to have a history of criminal activity related to automobiles. Police in Pennsylvania arrested Antonio Pierorazio, 50, in April 2014 following a spate of vandalism at car dealership lots near Reading.

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  15. BARTA shuttle ridership low as free rides come to an endRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | WFMZ

    Buttonwood Street Bridge commuters don't seem to be embracing one of the recommended alternatives to the now-closed span between Reading and West Reading. BARTA has been running weekday shuttle bus service between the VF Outlets in Wyomissing and center city since July 13, slightly more than a week before the bridge closed for a two-year reconstruction project on July 21. The goal is to alleviate traffic congestion on the Penn Street Bridge and other roads in Reading and West Reading, however, ridership has not met expectations.

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  16. YMCA event to bring children, officials togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | The York Daily Record

    ... to read with children, work on a craft or enjoy a lunch menu put together by children, according to a news release. Reading and crafts will take place at 10 a.m. Lunch with 2-year-olds and toddlers will be served at 11:15 a.m., and lunch with ...

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  17. Autopsy: Ashland woman's throat was slashed; death ruled homicideRead the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | The News Item

    ... said the scene was processed by members of the state police Forensic Services Unit based at Troop L headquarters in Reading and that Schuylkill County detectives and Butler Township police assisted at the scene.

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  18. Potentially Strong Afternoon Storms Move inRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | NBC Philadelphia

    ... potentially strong storms hit the Philadelphia region. The storms already dropped more than 2 inches of rain in the Reading area causing localized flooding in Berks County. The National Weather Service issued a Flood Advisory for Berks, Lehigh and ...

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  19. Heavy downpours flood streets, intersections in BerksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    ... Flooding was also reported in the area of North Sixth and Oley streets and North Eighth and Spring streets in Reading. In addition to heavy rain, the storm also brought with it more than 200 lightning strikes, most of which occurred in Berks County ...

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  20. Television News ReporterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    WFMZ is an aggressive news operation with offices in Allentown and Reading, PA serving the northern half of the Philadelphia DMA. We're looking for a reporter with strong live skills.

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