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Birdsboro, PA 19508, USA

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Police ID 2 injured in Berks County plane crash

Wed, 27 Aug 2014 18:45:02 -0700

Police have identified the two people who were hospitalized after a small plane crash in Berks County.

Small Plane Crashes In Berks County

Wed, 27 Aug 2014 13:49:00 -0700

Two people were reportedly taken to the hospital after a small plane crashed in Berks County Wednesday.

Former Pennsylvania lawmaker to take another shot at state House seat

Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:49:18 -0700

A former Pennsylvania representative in Berks County is once again setting his sights on Harrisburg. State Democrats on Tuesday added David Kessler to the ballot as the party's nominee in the 130th District. He'll face Republican David Maloney, the incumbent, in November. "Tom Corbett and David Maloney have failed our district," Kessler said in a statement Tuesday. "Since taking office in 2011 ...

Daniel Boone eyes return to postseason

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:32:06 -0700

Daniel Boone (3-4, 4-6 in 2013) just missed out on the District III-AAA playoffs last season. But Bill Parks team is focused and motivated to get back to the promised land this season. The Blazers were the 17th and first team left out of the District playoffs last year, something that didn't sit well with the Blazers this offseason. But with a core of players back who proved that they could play ...

Bulletin board: Head of German center to speak in Ephrata on folk medicine

Mon, 18 Aug 2014 21:20:01 -0700

"Pennsylvania Esoterica: Folk Medicine in the Dutch Country" is an illustrated lecture by historian and author Patrick Donmoyer, who is manager of the Pennsylvania German Cultural Heritage Center at Kutztown University.

New bridges linking Birdsboro, Exeter open to motorists

Fri, 15 Aug 2014 15:40:12 -0700

Friday was the day drivers in the Birdsboro area had been waiting for. A two-year bridge replacement project has finally reached the end of the road. "It is nice. Real nice," said Todd Riegel, a driver. Todd Riegel is one of the many drivers rejoicing after the new bridges carrying Route 345 between Birdsboro and Exeter Township opened. "Looks a lot better. 100 percent better," said Ralph Wagner ...

Reading man who was subject of massive manhunt captured in Geigertown

Fri, 15 Aug 2014 15:11:40 -0700

An accused felon who was the subject of a massive manhunt in Berks County last week has been captured. Authorities apprehended Stephen Kulcyski Jr. in the 1300 block of Geigertown Road in Union Township late Friday afternoon, officials said. He was arraigned before a district justice in Birdsboro and then committed to the Berks County Jail on $900,000 bail. Kulcyski first eluded capture last ...

2 of 3 jackpot-winning Cash 5 tickets sold in Berks County

Tue, 12 Aug 2014 14:26:19 -0700

Two people who bought their Cash 5 tickets in Berks County woke up a little richer Tuesday morning. Three tickets matched all five balls -- 03-09-11-19-31 -- in Monday night's Cash 5 drawing. One of the winning tickets was sold at the Circle K store, 1255 Montgomery Ave., in New Berlinville, Colebrookdale Township; another was sold at Birdsboro Beverage, 236 W. First St., in Birdsboro. The third ...

Three Cash 5 Tickets Share $450,000 Jackpot in Pennsylvania

Tue, 12 Aug 2014 06:42:00 -0700

MIDDLETOWN, Pa., Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A $450,000 Cash 5 jackpot for the Monday, Aug. 11, drawing was shared by three winning tickets. Each ticket correctly matched all five balls, 03-09-11-19-31, to win individual prizes of $150,000, less 25 percent federal withholding.The following retailers will each receive a $500 bonus for selling the jackpot-winning tickets: Circle K ...

Berks County real estate transactions for August 10, 2014

Sun, 10 Aug 2014 19:16:00 -0700

Editor's note: Some of the transactions do not include a transfer price because no money was exchanged for the property. All deeds are recorded in the Berks County recorder of deeds office and are a matter of public information.

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