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Best Book Club Picks For Women’s History Month

March is Women’s History Month and our sister company Simon & Schuster has put together a list of book club picks that celebrate female voices!

03/02/2015

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Endless Alphabet App

Endless Alphabet is a fun way for kids to not only learn their ABCs, but to begin learning words on sight.

02/20/2015

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Pa. Trooper Fatally Shoots Arizona Fugitive In Reading

A Pennsylvania state trooper fatally shot a fugitive Arizona sex offender while serving an arrest warrant at a Reading row home.

02/13/2015

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Study Indicates Many Kids Aren’t Ready When It Comes Time For Kindergarten

A study from the University of Virginia found that one in three young children rated poorly on kindergarten readiness.

01/20/2015

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Lottery Ticket Worth More Than $1.4 Million Sold In Berks County

The ticket correctly matched all six winning numbers.

12/16/2014

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Reading’s ‘Ugly’ Tree To Be Decorated In ‘Charlie Brown’ Fashion

City officials say they will decorate the 50-foot pine with a single red bulb, just like in “A Charlie Brown Christmas.”

11/28/2014

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4 Injured In Reading Shooting

The incident was reported around 2:43 p.m. Wednesday at the 1100 block of Rockland Street.

11/26/2014

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Reading’s ‘Pathetic,’ ‘Ugly’ Holiday Tree To Stay Put

The Charlie Brown-esque tree drew criticism from residents which then led to plans for a replacement.

11/24/2014

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Camden Reading Program Aims At Changing Lives

A new program is kicking off in Camden County to increase the number of adults who can read.

10/28/2014

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WePAC Volunteers Running Libraries In Philadelphia Public Schools

WePAC, the alliance for children, is making a great contribution, operating 12 formerly closed libraries in Philadelphia’s public schools.

10/14/2014

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Man Reportedly Found In Car With Kids And Homemade Bombs In Reading

Police in eastern Pennsylvania say they arrested a man after finding him passed out in a parked car with two children and three homemade bombs.

09/12/2014

Outfielder Kelly Dugan was a second round pick of the Phillies in 2009.(photo credit: Tug Haines/Reading Fightin Phils)

Kelly Dugan Swinging Hot Bat For Double-A Reading

KYW’s Matt Leon talks to Kelly Dugan of the Reading Fightin’ Phils.

KYW Newsradio 1060–08/08/2014

Aaron Nola delivers his first pitch at the Double-A level on Wednesday night vs. Harrisburg (Photo credit: Matt Leon/KYW)

Aaron Nola Thrives In Double-A Debut

Aaron Nola was impressive in his debut for the Reading Fightin’ Phillies (AA).

08/07/2014

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Berks County School Employee Accused Of Body Slamming Student Multiple Times

Officials in Berks County say an employee at a school in Reading has been accused of physically assaulting a student and his co-worker accused of trying to cover up the incident.

08/05/2014

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Berks County Inmate Fails To Return From Work Release

Randy Allen Robertson, a 24-year-old from Reading, did not show up at the Berks County Prison at the scheduled time following work release.

08/01/2014

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