Berks County Newswire

Berks County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Berks County, PA.

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  1. UGI Heating, Cooling & Plumbing (UGIHVAC.COM) Announces Eland...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... ling & Plumbing's excellent standards are supported by multiple awards including the "People's Choice" award of Berks County, the Angie's List Super Service Awards, and an A+ Better Business Bureau rating.

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  2. Fire destroys Heidelberg chicken houseRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Lebanon Daily News

    One chicken house burned down, and a second one was damaged in an early-morning fire in Heidelberg Township Sunday. Fire destroys Heidelberg chicken house One chicken house burned down, and a second one was damaged in an early-morning fire in Heidelberg Township Sunday.

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  3. Diamond Credit Union Assists At Road RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Sanatoga Post

    ... Friends of the Reading Hospital, a volunteer organization that conducts initiatives to improve the health of Berks County residents . Diamond is the 12th largest credit union in Pennsylvania. It holds more than $534 million in assets, has a ...

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  4. 'Getting Grace' returns to Valley to shoot final sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Morning Call

    ... Roebuck says he immediately thought of Roadside America, a huge model train display and tourist attraction in Berks County, that he frequently has visited. He says it was a "no-brainer" since the character of the funeral director was made into a ...

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  5. Letters: Trump's deal to save Carrier jobs isn't what it seemsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Philly.com

    ... new Pentagon contracts for the next four years. Don Corleone knew how to make a deal. It is my prayer that the Berks County Residential Center closes. The purpose of this facility is the detention of mothers and their children who fled from their ...

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  6. Explore festive holiday traditions at Koziar's Christmas VillageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 2 | PennLive.com

    Hidden away in the pastoral land of northern Berks County is one of Pennsylvania's most impressive winter wonderlands: Koziar's Christmas Village. This holiday tradition has been delighting visitors since it was first begun in 1948.

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  7. 'Grove Students Escape Injury In Bus CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 2 | The Sanatoga Post

    ... eported. "The accident occurred about 2:45 p.m. on Farmington Avenue near Gross Road, just a few yards from the Berks County line," according to Eagle staff writer Jim Lewis.

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  8. Across the country, National Guard inaction exposed soldiers and children to lead dustRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 2 | PennLive.com

    ... New Castle indoor firing range had been converted into a gymnasium and basketball court. The armory in Hamburg, Berks County, was by 2004 being used for office and storage. According to an inspection report from that year, the space lacked an ...

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  9. Kozloff Stoudt Attorneys Offers Experienced Personal Injury RepresentationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 2 | SBWire

    ... of Kozloff Stoudt Attorneys formed in 2000, following the merger of two historically respected and prominent Berks County law firms. The firm is located in the Spring Ridge area of Wyomissing, Berks County, the professional and commercial hub of the ...

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  10. Liever, Hyman & Potter, P.C. Continuing to Handle Personal Injury...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 2 | SBWire

    Liever, Hyman & Potter, P.C. is pleased to announce that they are handling personal injury cases throughout fall and winter 2016 and beyond. The law firm was founded in 1959, and since that time the personal injury attorneys at their office in Berks County, PA have been leaders in personal injury and medical malpractice law.

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  11. Wertz Orthodontics helps to bring a lifetime ofaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 1 | The Lebanon Daily News

    ... Lebanon, a local chapter is beginning to make its mark. Serving Lebanon County, as well as Hershey and western Berks County, the chapter is led by Dr. Robert Wertz Jr. of Wertz Orthodontics, 855 Norman Drive. Wertz also has locations in Robesonia ...

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  12. See Dale Chihuly's Venetian glassmaking fantasies in ReadingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | The Morning Call

    ... the master glassmaker's spectacular Laguna Murano Chandelier as well as several Chihuly pieces on loan from Berks County collectors. It's the most wonderful time of the year! The Lehigh Valley and the surrounding region have a wealth of events to ...

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  13. Rain just a drop in the lake for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | Times News

    ... More than 10 billion gallons total have been released between Beltzville and Blue Marsh Lake, located in Berks County, in the last few months. DRBC owns 70 percent of the stored water at Beltzville, which they use only sporadically to help maintain ...

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  14. Businessman convicted of killing wife deserves new trial, Pa. court agreesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | PennLive.com

    Agreeing that his lawyers flubbed the case, a state Superior Court panel on Wednesday upheld a Berks County judge's decision to grant a trucking company owner a new trial for the murder of his wife. In making that call, the state judges rejected a bid by the county district attorney's office to reinstate the first-degree murder conviction and life prison sentence imposed on William R. Landis Jr. in April 2013.

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  15. Cops: Drunk driver led wild, 105-mph chase through ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | NJ.com

    ... mile before crashing into railroad ties on the front lawn of 8017 Allentown Pike in Maidencreek Township, Berks County, according to police. The chase lasted a total of 40 minutes. Two passengers also were in the vehicle during the pursuit, court ...

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  16. C.F. Heckman & Son, Inc. Delivers Excellent Septic Tank ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | SBWire

    ... at http://www.landis-heckman.com/heckman/ . About C.F. Heckman & Son, Inc. C.F. Heckman & Son, Inc. is a Berks County-based septic service company specializing in septic tank pumping and cleaning, grease trap pumping, car wash sediment pit cleaning ...

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  17. Radio fliers make for a memorable ThanksgivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | The Ephrata Review

    ... BBC Radio journalists on assignment from London. Presenter Mark Mardell and producer Lewis Vickers were in Berks County to explore how folks in my area were coping with the aftermath of our very historic and historically divisive presidential ...

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  18. Her rental car overdue, woman faces felony, cops sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | NJ.com

    A Berks County woman faces a felony charge for allegedly keeping a rental car weeks after it was due back. Stephanie A. Jenkins, 45, of Reading, was in possession of the 2016 Jeep Compass about 11 p.m. Nov. 13 at the View Inn & Suites, 3191 Highfield Drive in Bethlehem Township, according to police.

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  19. Spotted Lanternfly discovery 'is cause for vigilance, not alarm' to regional vineyardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | PennLive.com

    ... also grow in Pennsylvania. The insect had not been found in the United States before its initial detection in Berks County in the fall of 2014, the Department of Ag's release said. According to the Penn State extension website ( you can access it at ...

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  20. Election officials not seeing Jill Stein's recount volunteers in PennsylvaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | PennLive.com

    ... , fill it out, get it notarized and submit it to the county clerk's office. Deborah Olivieri, director of Berks County Election Services, has told anyone asking about filing affidavits to speak to their prothonotary office. Olivieri said they've ...

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