The Berks County Commissioners on Thursday adopted a resolution for the allocation of close to $1 million from the COVID-19 hospitality industry recovery program (CHIRP) grant.
The Exeter Township School Board heard a plea Tuesday night from a retired teacher, asking the district to drop the mask mandate for children.
The Wilson School Board heard sharp criticism from parents who opposed a proposed district policy on equity and referred to it as 'Marxist propaganda.'
Berks County Commissioner Christian Y. Leinbach said Thursday he wanted to clear up some misinformation that has suggested the commissioners are clear to reopen Kaercher Creek Park in Windsor Township.
Berks County Commissioner Kevin S. Barnhardt is encouraged for the potential future of Kaercher Creek Park, but remains cautious.
An alleged dispute between the district and the Foundation for the Reading Public Museum drew some concern at Wednesday night's school board meeting.
Reading's school board president posted used hashtags stating "Reading is a hot mess" and "no quality of life in Reading."
Reading has a new city solicitor, as city council voted 5-2 Monday night to confirm Mayor Eddie Moran's appointment of Fred Lachat.
'We want to be more aggressive in our approach in our terms of fines and letting people know we mean business.'
Berks County officials continued their ongoing campaign to encourage more COVID -19 vaccinations during the weekly commissioner’s meeting on Thursday morning.