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Reading City Council discusses marijuana reform bill (Jim Vasil, 69 News)

Reading City Council discusses marijuana reform bill

The Reading City council discussed the introduction of an ordinance which would have mitigated penalties for possession of marijuana within the city of Reading on Monday evening.

Voters weigh in on first Presidential Debate

Voters weigh in on first Presidential Debate

As the two candidates squared off for the first time, voters were intent on watching the entire show.

Upper Saucon OKs advertising ordinance to add Copperhead properties to village commercial overlay zone

Upper Saucon Township Board of Supervisors Monday evening agreed to advertise an ordinance involving the owners of the Copperhead Grille request to have the properties at 5737 Route 378 and 5706 Old Bethlehem Pike added to the Village Commercial overlay zone.

Whitehall School Board favors full feasibility study

The Whitehall-Coplay School Board at its monthly operations and transportation committee meeting Monday afternoon said it preferred a full feasibility study of all of its facilities at a cost of $74,000 as opposed to a partial study costing less than half that amount.

Police Commission meeting reveals a dysfunctional partnership

Members of the Upper Perks Police Commission don’t see eye to eye. That was evident at Monday night’s meeting of commissioners which is made up of officials from the boroughs of East Greensville and Pennsburg.

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