Rally in Reading calls for end to gun violence

Rally in Reading calls for end to gun violence

READING, Pa. - A crowd gathered to spread a message of peace in Reading on Wednesday.

A few dozen people held signs as they marched to City Hall, calling for an end to gun violence.

One boy's sign read: "No more Newtowns or Columbines."

Reading Mayor Vaughn Spencer was among those who addressed the rally on Washington Street.

Similar rallies took place across Pennsylvania. Participants pausing simultaneously at 12:30 p.m. for a moment of silence to remember the victims of gun violence across America.

DISCLAIMER FOR COMMENTS: The views expressed by public comments are not those of this company or its affiliated companies. Please note by clicking on "Post" you acknowledge that you have read the TERMS OF USE  and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Your comments may be used on air. Be polite. Inappropriate posts or posts containing offsite links may be removed by the moderator.


Allentown, PA 18102




  • %

This Week's Circulars

Latest from the newsroom