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Berks County

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On the Market: Hilltop Mansion Near Sinking Spring

Berks County may lie within Philadelphia’s expanded metropolitan region — what the Feds call a “consolidated statistical area” — but it lies outside the area […]

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Court: Transgender Students Can Use Any Bathroom at Berks County School

It took less than 20 minutes on Thursday for members of a federal appellate court to rule that transgender students at a Berks County school […]

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Wolf Pushes to Revoke License of Berks County Immigration Detention Center

Gov. Tom Wolf’s administration is attempting to revoke the license of a controversial Pennsylvania immigration detention center. The contentious Berks County Residential Center, located about […]

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Student Sues Pa. School Over Transgender Bathroom Policy

A student has sued a Pennsylvania school district over a bathroom policy that allows transgender students to use the facility of their choice.

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Detaining Asylum-Seekers in Berks Is a Tragedy; Detaining Their Children Is Immoral

I’ve been reading and rereading Warsan Shire’s poetry lately. The Somali-British poet was launched to a level of fame poets rarely achieve when Beyoncé extensively […]


Remains Identified as Philly Girls Who Went Missing in 1968

It is a chilling story, even now: A teenage girl was found shot to death on Route 82 in Berks County in 1968. The remains […]


Golf Ball-Sized Hail Falls in Pennsylvania

Action News meteorologist Adam Joseph posted this photo to his Facebook page of incredibly large hail in reading. Enjoy your evening commute, everyone! by Adam […]