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Posts published in “Day: May 14, 2018”

AccuWeather: More Storms Likely on Tuesday

Meteorologist Cecily Tynan says another round of strong, drenching thunderstorms is likely late Tuesday afternoon and evening.
Source: Channel 6 ABC Affiliate PA

Baseball goes high-tech on Villlanova's campus

Using complex equations and physics along with computer software, any pitch by any big league pitcher can be loaded into the system, changing its spin, velocity and trajectory.
Source: Channel 6 ABC Affiliate PA

Suspect sought for indecent exposure on Perkiomen Trail

Police are looking for a man who exposed himself to a woman who was running on the Perkiomen Trail in Montgomery County.
Source: Channel 6 ABC Affiliate PA

8-year-old on a mission to hug a police officer from all 50 states

Rosalyn Baldwin from Louisiana has visited her 27th state in her mission to hug a police officer from all 50 states.
Source: Channel 6 ABC Affiliate PA

Man allegedly stole $90K in property from fire victims in Delaware

Authorities say a Delaware man stole nearly $90,000 worth of property from apartments vacated after fire damage.
Source: Channel 6 ABC Affiliate PA

'Wild' time a wish come true for nursing home patient

A woman who lives at a Hatboro nursing home had her wish to visit the zoo granted, courtesy of a local non-profit Monday.
Source: Channel 6 ABC Affiliate PA

A celebration in honor of the Salvation Army of Greater Philadelphia.

Hundreds of people were at the 2018 Celebrate Hope Annual Luncheon to recognize 150 years of global service.
Source: Channel 6 ABC Affiliate PA

Doctor Jill Biden addressed local girl scouts Monday in Center City

“G.I.R.L. Agenda 2018: Leading Change Through Civic Action” building a civically engaged generation of girls.
Source: Channel 6 ABC Affiliate PA

Inside the PIFA Street Fair

The second Saturday of PIFA, South Broad Street will be transformed into a giant street fair that is the ultimate free block party.
Source: Channel 6 ABC Affiliate PA

PA German Heritage Days celebrate Kutztown's roots

Kutztown School District hosted two PA German Heritage Days, one at Greenwich Elementary on May 4 and another at Kutztown Elementary on May 11. The all-day events included PA German historical presentations, art, activities, demonstrations and games.

“Most of these children, this is truly their heritage so to get to learn about it and also to get information about where to go to learn more or take their families, it’s really cool,” said Kutztown fourth grade teacher Lisa Swope.

Source: Berkscounty

Reading Hospital Names 2018 Winners of Nursing Excellence Awards

WEST READING, Pa. – Reading Hospital announced the annual nursing award winners last Thursday at its 8th Annual Nursing Awards Gala at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel in Reading.
Source: bctv

Twin Valley School District Receives Grant to Implement Hands-on STEM Program

Students and teachers at the Twin Valley School District will soon have access to a curricular program that will give students an advantage in their education and future careers. The opportunity is ma
Source: bctv

Girls on the Run of Berks County Celebrates Berks County Girls at the GOTR Celebratory 5K

On Saturday, May 19 at 9:30 AM, Girls on the Run of Berks County will host its annual Spring 5K event at Penn State Berks University, open to all runners and walkers!
Source: bctv

Reading Jewish Film Series Continues This Week

Wyomissing, PA — The Jewish Federation of Reading announces the final film of the Reading Jewish Film Series: the Italian and French documentary The Venice Ghetto: 500 Years of Life playing Wednesday,
Source: bctv