IBEW Local Union 1671

PO Box 113
Birdsboro, PA 19508, USA

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Berks sculptor reacts to poll favoring Joe Paterno statue

Wed, 11 Feb 2015 18:23:46 -0800

More than two years after the Joe Paterno statue was removed from Penn State's campus in State College, a new poll reveals that most Pennsylvanians want it back. After surveying more than 1,000 people statewide, Quinnipiac University found that 59 percent of state residents want to see the bronze sculpture restored, compared with 25 percent who don't want a Paterno memorial. Among those in favor ...

How to spend $500M Powerball jackpot in Berks County

Wed, 11 Feb 2015 18:22:32 -0800

Powerball pandemonium has taken over. Strong sales fattened the pot Wednesday, bringing the multi-state lottery prize to an estimated $500 million. If there is a winner, the prize would be the third largest in the history of the game and fifth largest lottery jackpot in U.S. history. Tickets flew out the door at stores across Berks County. At one point, tickets in Pennsylvania were selling at a ...

Driver killed in single-vehicle crash in state park

Tue, 10 Feb 2015 16:05:33 -0800

A Birdsboro man was killed Tuesday morning when his car went off the road at a high rate of speed and hit two trees, state police said. The accident happened around 10 a.m. on Route 345/Shed Road near Hopewell Road in Union Township. Donald Hannum, 47, died at the scene, state police said. No other vehicles were involved in the crash.

Local cheer squad heads to national competition

Wed, 04 Feb 2015 03:19:29 -0800

Members of the Daniel Boone High School cheerleading team hope they have all the right moves. The team is leaving tomorrow morning for a national competition in Orlando, Florida. We caught up with the team today during their final practice. We're told they've been undefeated so far this season.

Sparton Corporation Reports Fiscal 2015 Second Quarter Results

Tue, 03 Feb 2015 13:21:30 -0800

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