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Reading Hospital surprises interns with thank you gifts

Reading Hospital surprises interns with 'thank you' gifts

Reading Hospital is saying "thank you" to its interns with some surprise gifts.

Health Beat: The sodium factor: The salty truth

Nine out of 10 of us consume too much sodium every day. The sneaky substance can put you at risk for heart disease, high blood pressure and other health problems, but some of the foods that contain the most sodium are those you would least expect.

ASD approves proposed final budget

The Allentown School District is on the threshold of doing something it hasn't done in years.

Vanya Shivashankar and Gokul Venkatachalam

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Two tie as winners of National Spelling Bee

He was the the cool one, sporting a LeBron jersey under his shirt, never cracking under pressure.

She was the adorable one, winner of Lifetime's "Child Genius" quiz show, all smiles and confidence.

After three grueling days that dispatched 283 spelle...

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College-educated workers took biggest pay cut last year

Here's a twist ... workers with college or advanced degrees saw their wages slip last year, while those with less education fared better.

Tom Wolf becomes governor

Gov. Wolf: 92% of school districts submitted plans to get additional funding

The plans outlined how the $400 million basic education funding increase proposed in his 2015-2016 budget will be invested directly in classrooms

Pennridge High School brings art to the streets

Pennridge High School brings art to the streets

Hundreds of students in Bucks County took art outside on a warm, sunny Thursday

Stokesay Castle PSU Berks team up for new internship

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Stokesay Castle, PSU Berks team up for new internship

A castle and a college are teaming up.

8 test scandal educators maintain innocence


15 indicted in test-taking scheme

Fifteen Chinese nationals have been accused of participating in a cheating scheme that helped foreign students fraudulently gain admission to American colleges and universities and obtain student visas.

Health Beat: Healthy sweet treats? A guilt-free recipe

We love the way it tastes, but it's not so good for our waists. We're talking dessert. The sweet, gooey, goodness puts a smile on our lips but sits forever on our hips, but could there be a healthier way?


Good Shepherd one of four companies that want to run Cedarbrook

The Allentown-based Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network wants to run Lehigh County’s Cedarbrook nursing homes.


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