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Doctors offer tips for staying safe in high heat humidity

Doctors offer tips for staying safe in high heat, humidity

Doctors are urging folks to keep cool and hydrated during this week's high heat and humidity.

Police in Rush Township investigating alleged assault

Police investigating alleged assault in high school locker room

Schuylkill County authorities are investigating after a high school football player was allegedly assaulted and harassed by three of his peers.

Alsace motorcycle accident

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Motorcyclist seriously hurt in crash with car in Alsace

A motorcyclist was seriously injured in a crash with a car in Berks County.

Pa brewers vow to restore vandalized statue in Reading

Pa. brewers vow to restore vandalized statue in Reading

A historic monument that was vandalized in Reading three months ago is now getting statewide attention.

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SEPTA to hold online lottery for papal visit rail passes

People hoping to make the papal pilgrimage to Philadelphia via SEPTA's regional rail system will have to rely on the luck of the draw.

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Reading City Council addresses paychecks, pavements and parks

Reading City Council recognizes Parks and Recreation month
READING, Pa.

Members of local AFSCME chapters attended the Reading City Council meeting on Monday night to speak out against pending ordinances to amend the severance section of the administrative code.

Musikfest introduces new app for Apple and Android phones

BETHLEHEM, Pa.

Musikfest, the nation’s largest free music festival, just announced the release of its new mobile app.

New Northampton middle school ready for 2015-2016 school year

Northampton School Board
NORTHAMPTON, Pa.

Northampton Area School District's new middle school is expected to open on schedule next month for the start of the 2015-2016 school year.

New, transitional care facility discussed in Upper Saucon

UPPER SAUCON TWP., Pa.

A proposed transitional care facility that would rest across the highway from the Promenade Shops in Upper Saucon Township is one step closer to becoming a reality.

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Fountain Hill Police investigating possible abduction of two children

UPDATE: Police say both children have been returned safely to their mother.

Reading police locate missing 10-year-old girl

Camryn Corcoran was located by police around 8:45 p.m. Tuesday evening

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    NFL Deflategate: Tom Brady timeline

    With the NFL upholding Tom Brady's four-game suspension over the Deflategate scandal Tuesday afternoon, check out the timeline of events in the case so far.

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INSIDE YOUR TOWN

Reading City Council addresses paychecks, pavements and parks

Reading City Council recognizes Parks and Recreation month
READING, Pa.

Members of local AFSCME chapters attended the Reading City Council meeting on Monday night to speak out against pending ordinances to amend the severance section of the administrative code.

Musikfest introduces new app for Apple and Android phones

BETHLEHEM, Pa.

Musikfest, the nation’s largest free music festival, just announced the release of its new mobile app.

New Northampton middle school ready for 2015-2016 school year

Northampton School Board
NORTHAMPTON, Pa.

Northampton Area School District's new middle school is expected to open on schedule next month for the start of the 2015-2016 school year.

New, transitional care facility discussed in Upper Saucon

UPPER SAUCON TWP., Pa.

A proposed transitional care facility that would rest across the highway from the Promenade Shops in Upper Saucon Township is one step closer to becoming a reality.

 
 

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    On this day: July 28

    Vivaldi and Bach die, the first hamburger is sold in the U.S., World War I breaks out, a bomber crashes into the Empire State Building, and the Summer Olympics open up in Los Angeles, all on this day.

 
 

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