People around the region are celebrating Independence Day with traditional festivities of parades, picnics and pyrotechnics.
The field at FirstEnergy Stadium in Reading is ready, not for baseball, but for a Star Spangled Spectacular, featuring a patriotic performance by the Reading Symphony Orchestra and fireworks. Gates open at 6 p.m.; the concert begins at 8 p.m.
Two men have died after they were struck by a freight train in Upper Milford Township.
Emmaus may soon become a more welcoming community for brew pubs and small breweries.
It appears the geese have the upper hand so far in one Emmaus park.
A Berks County man has been jailed in connection with a pair of separate incidents involving a snowmobile and a gun.
Dozens of parents and players from the Bethlehem Township Athletic Association (BTAA) packed Monday night's township commissioners meeting, worried about the future of their organization.
Police are calling on the public to help them find a man who allegedly pointed a gun at a cyclist in Berks County.
Monday night's citizen input meeting was the last before the Mount Penn Borough and Lower Alsace Township Consolidation Committee meets next week to cast its final vote.
One person was shot Monday night in Montgomery County, according to communications center officials.
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Russian Federal Space Agency
Wiley Post completes the first solo flight around the world, John Dillinger is gunned down behind a Chicago theater, two Soviet dogs become cosmonauts, and Prince George arrives to great fanfare, all on this day.