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  1. BowlerMaxx Pro Shop finishes second in team scratch division at state tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Evening Sun

    BowlerMaxx Pro Shop team of York finished second in the team scratch division in the Pennsylvania State Bowling Association tournament held in Harrisburg. The team of Ed Hombach, Michael Spangler, Andy Carson, Dave Woffington and Greg Bruff tallied 3,515 pins, 58 pins behind Victor's Cafe No.


  2. Library Notes: Reading clubs help stop 'summer slide'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Evening Sun

    Looking for something to do this July? There are many programs planned this month at the library. The Children's Library has a special month honoring our "Hometown Heroes".


  3. Review: Patti Lupone takes the limelight in 'Shows For Days'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | Evening Sun

    Community theater gets a lot of knocks for being amateurish, but Douglas Carter Beane may have elevated it to sympathetic comedic heights with his new play "Shows For Days." The quirky coming-of-age comedy, which opened Monday night at Lincoln Center's Mitzi Newhouse Theater, is a fictionalized, fondly autobiographical look at Beane's induction to life in the theater, courtesy of an endangered local community troupe in 1973 Reading, Pennsylvania.


  4. Dead fish prompt investigation of Conewago CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | Evening Sun

    Officials from the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission are investigating Conewago Creek after more than a dozen dead fish were found floating in the water June 9. Officials with the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission are investigating why dead fish were discovered floating in Conewago Creek on Tuesday. More than a dozen fish, ranging in length from 2 to 20 inches, were seen floating along the creek's bank near the border of Hamilton and Reading townships.


  5. Pennsylvania pension funds: A broken promise?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Evening Sun

    Though pensions offer much-needed support to its recipients, both municipalities and communities at large are becoming increasingly pressured by distressed funds. Some municipalities have sold off asserts to fund pensions.


  6. Met-Ed wins $90 million rate hike, residential customers rates to increase more than 10 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Evening Sun

    State regulators approved a settlement Thursday that lowers the rate increase sought by Metropolitan Edison Co. but still raises bills for residential customers by more than 10 percent.


  7. Elton John, Stipe call for protection of transgender inmatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Evening Sun

    In this Feb. 28, 2015 file photo, singer-songwriter Elton John performs during his ?All the Hits Tour 2015? at the Santander Arena in Reading, Pa. Elton John and Michael Stipe are calling for the equal rights of transgender inmates in a statement released Tuesday, April 7, following claims that a transgender woman was mistreated at a Georgia prison.


  8. Lake Meade station searches for volunteersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Evening Sun

    Lake Meade Ambulance Captain Gregory 'Ben' Heefner II sits inside of the ambulance unit at the Adams County station on Dec. 14. The Adams County station borders Latimore and Reading townships and is 100 percent dependent on volunteer power for its dual fire and EMS services. Lake Meade welcomes volunteers on the fire side - junior firefighters who are between 14 to 18 years old and firefighters over the age of 18 - as well as EMS applicants of all ages.


  9. School funding formula in Pa. could level playing field, study saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Evening Sun

    An education funding formula could help remedy wide spending disparities among school districts in Pennsylvania and would likely mean more state aid for perpetually cash-strapped Philadelphia, according to a study released Thursday. A formula that takes into account districts' wealth and its students' needs "probably would reduce the substantial variations in overall education revenue among urban, rural, and suburban districts in the state," said the report by the Pew Charitable Trusts.


  10. 200 brave Philadelphia cold in rally for policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | Evening Sun

    About 200 people braved temperatures below freezing to attend a rally near Philadelphia's Independence Hall in support of local law enforcement officers. Pennsylvania Republicans Sen. Pat Toomey and Rep. Pat Meehan spoke at Saturday's Delaware Valley Pro-Blue Rally, which was sponsored by the conservative Independence Hall Foundation but billed as a nonpartisan event.


  11. Cops: Reading dad cut dreadlocks off teen daughter's male friendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | Evening Sun

    A Pennsylvania father is apologizing after police say he pulled his daughter's male friend by the hair and chopped off his dreadlocks with a knife. Reginald Hardy was charged with aggravated assault, terroristic threats and other offenses after police say he saw the 19-year-old sneaking around his apartment Friday with his 17-year-old daughter.


  12. Live, Think Loud revise timeline for fiber optic line, data centersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | Evening Sun

    Live lead guitarist Chad Taylor, left, and bassist Patrick Dahlheimer, right, perform with the band during the 105.7FM X-Mas Show at the Chameleon Club in Lancaster on Dec. 4, 2014. This artist's rendering shows how the second-floor offices of United Fiber & Data will look after renovations are completed.


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