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  1. Camp Hill, Upper Dauphin, Manheim Central advance in District 3 play: Baseball highlights for Thursday, May 21Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | PennLive.com

    ... twirl a one-hit shutout as third-seeded Oley Valley zeroed Tri-Valley League tournament champion Susquenita in Berks County. Fisher added two hits, including an RBI single in the second inning that accounted for the Lynx's third run, as Oley (15-6) ...

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  2. Leadership Berks Graduation and Awards Ceremony AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... during the event. Leadership Berks is dedicated to developing, supporting, and connecting community leaders in Berks County. Its 2015 graduation and awards luncheon will begin with a reception and networking (11:30 a.m. to Noon) followed by a ...

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  3. On Native GroundCHRISTIAN Neocons Want a Whiter WorldRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... pigeon except put it out of its misery," says Comroe. Prior to an order in 2002 by the Court of Common Pleas in Berks County, most of the wounded were picked up by trapper boys and girls, some as young as eight years old, who killed the birds by ...

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  4. Taylor Swift, remember AbbieRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Morning Call

    ... an accident in Emmaus this week - want singer Taylor Swift to recognize the girl who counted herself among the Berks County singer-songwriter's most devoted fans. They are asking everyone to use the hashtag TaylorRememberAbbie on Twitter to... ...

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  5. Funding approved to restore BARTA's Sunday ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WFMZ

    The Berks County Commissioners have approved the funding to restore BARTA's Sunday Service. The plan is still not finalized and service won't be in place for several months.

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  6. Incumbent, 5 others seek Democratic bid for Reading mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | WFMZ

    ... nomination and a spot on the ballot in November. Other closely watched races include the three openings on the Berks County Court, the race for state Supreme Court, the school board race in Wyomissing and the vacant district judge seat in Reading's ...

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  7. Groups Spend Big Money to Battle Nasty Pest in Pa.Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | NBC Philadelphia

    ... feeds on grapes, apples, pines, stone fruits and more than 70 additional species continues to be spotted in Berks County, according to the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture . A bug from Asia is causing major concern in our area. NBC10's Randy ...

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  8. State police troopers, dogs converge on Brandywine Heights High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WFMZ

    Pennsylvania State Police troopers and several K9 units converged on Brandywine Heights High School in Berks County on Thursday. The troopers and six dogs were there in search of illegal drugs, but nothing out of the ordinary was found, said school district officials.

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  9. Work to Address Spotted Lanternfly Underway in Berks CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WPMT-TV York

    With nearly 20,000 Spotted Lanternfly terminated to date and additional egg masses hatching, officials from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, United States Department of Agriculture , Berks County and local community came together today to provide an update on surveillance efforts and work to eradicate this threatening invasive species. Last fall, the Spotted Lanternfly, Lycorma delicatula , was officially identified in Berks County.

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  10. 11th annual YNOT Awards honor Berks' bestRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WFMZ

    "Berks County is talent rich," said Jeannette DeAngelo, the co-founder of the YNOT Awards , a program focused on honoring and showcasing some of the best musical talent in Berks County. Ten high schools participated.

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  11. Man fires gun into vehicle with 3-year-old inside, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WFMZ

    ... threats, endangering the welfare of children and recklessly endangering another person. He was committed to the Berks County Jail on $200,000 bail.

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  12. Weekly Beer Calendar Update: May 21 - May 31Read the original story

    Yesterday | The Brew Lounge

    ... . - Dogs & Brews at Reading Public Museum ($20-$75 as the Museum has partnered with the Animal Rescue League of Berks County year to bring breweries, food, local vendors, live music, and more to benefit two worthy causes.)

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  13. The Kidney Foundation, The Pennsylvania Bar Foundation and others present awards: Trade TalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PennLive.com

    ... options to their employees. The employers receiving this recognition include: Fleetwood Fixtures , Berks County; PetSmart , Berks County; County of Dauphin, Dauphin County; Bayer HealthCare , Lebanon County and United Natural Foods Inc., York ...

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  14. Lancaster sommelier: Waltz, others raising the barRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PennLive.com

    ... been tried a decade ago. Today, there are far more candidates to choose from. Schuylkill County's Galen Glen, Berks County's Pinnacle Ridge and Lancaster County's Waltz Vineyards have accepted invitations, and all will bring an assortment of dry to ...

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  15. the 11th annual y-not Awards.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WFMZ

    The YNOT Awards is a show focused on honoring and showcasing some of the best musical talent in Berks County. Ten high schools across the region are participating.

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  16. Big Opening District Round for Berks SoftballRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WFMZ

    ... ament. Sydney Hayes drove in the winning run and Bekah Slattery struck out 13 on the mound. In the AAA bracket, Berks County Champs Twin Valley defeated Susquehannock 15-4. Conrad Weiser beat Spring Grove 4-0.

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  17. Masked robber holds bank employees, customers at gunpointRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WFMZ

    ... ong-sleeve shirt and blue jeans. Anyone with information about the bank robbery is asked to contact Crime Alert Berks County at 877-373-9913 . A cash reward is being offered for information that leads to an arrest.

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  18. Child porn found on Temple man's computer, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WFMZ

    James Donald Noll was arrested Wednesday at his home in the 5000 block of Temple Avenue in Temple, Muhlenberg Township. Detectives with the Berks County district attorney's child abuse unit seized and searched Noll's laptop computer on Tuesday and found numerous digital files of child porn, officials said.

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  19. Manhunt for armed bank robbery suspect in Berks CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WPMT-TV York

    A manhunt for a bank robbery suspect in Berks County. State Police say a man armed with a semi-automatic handgun, walked into National Penn Bank, 420 Main Street, Oley Borough just before 11 o'clock this morning and demanded money from all the tellers.

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  20. 'Mummy, I want to leave': Sad reality of children in migrant detention centresRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | The Star Online

    ... local hospital for a flurry of tests that are still ongoing. Catherine spent a total of 11 months inside the Berks County residential centre in Pennsylvania - a family detention facility used by the US immigration authorities to hold mothers and ...

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