UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. - Penn State baseball coach Rob Cooper announced his first five signings as the leader of the Nittany Lions today for the 2014 recruiting class and a transfer. The six players consist of three pitchers, an infielder, a catcher and a pitcher/infielder combination.
Colin Shirey dies after car goes off road, hits tree in Alsace, police say
An Oley man died after he lost control of his car and hit a tree, state police said Monday. The accident happened at 5:30 p.m. Saturday as Colin Shirey was rounding a curve in the 1800 block of Friedensburg Road in Alsace Township, police said. Shirey, 31, was trapped in the wreckage. He was freed and transported to Reading Hospital, where police said he died of his injuries.
Audit finds 'poor management, risky investments' in Oley Valley School District
The Pennsylvania auditor general is raising a red flag about finances in the Oley Valley School District. Eugene DePasquale said Wednesday that a recent audit found a risky investment cost Oley taxpayers $6.5 million. "The auditors found cases of poor management decisions and a lack of oversight, which cost taxpayers money that should have gone toward classroom education," DePasquale said. The ...
Woman motorist killed in eastern Pa. accident
BOYERTOWN, Pa. (AP) - State Police say a woman was killed when her vehicle collided with another vehicle at an intersection in Douglass Township in eastern Pennsylvania's Berks County.
Painting displayed in Johnstown honors fallen Pa. National Guard aviators
Franklin County artist Larry Selman has completed many commissioned artworks of military events, but a portrait displayed on Saturday in Johnstown stirred in him emotions ...
Charges dismissed against suspect in playground shooting
Charges have been dismissed against a teenager accused of opening fire at a playground in Reading. Charges against Anthony Russell were dismissed because the victim and witness didn't show up for court, officials said. Russell was charged with attempted murder and aggravated assault. Police said he shot someone in the leg at the 2nd and Oley Playground on Oct. 22.
What to do today in Berks
Looking for something to do today? Here are some suggestions: The 76ers play the Mavericks at 8:30 p.m. on Comcast SportsNet. ?Whoopi Goldberg Presents Moms Mabley? airs at 9 p.m. on HBO.
Berks firefighters dispatched to multi-alarm plaze in Lehigh County
Berks County firefighters have been summoned to the scene of a multi-alarm fire in neighboring Lehigh County. The fire was reported shortly before noon Wednesday at a company called Seedway , 5901 Vera Cruz Rd. S., in Upper Milford Township. That's about nine miles east of Mertztown, Berks Co., and nine miles north of Bally. A thick plume of black smoke has risen high into the air, making it ...
Berks firefighters dispatched to multi-alarm blaze in Lehigh County
Berks County firefighters were summoned to the scene of a multi-alarm fire in neighboring Lehigh County. The fire was reported shortly before noon Wednesday at a company called Seedway , 5901 Vera Cruz Rd. S., in Upper Milford Township. That's about nine miles east of Mertztown, Berks Co., and nine miles north of Bally. Flames were visible close to the scene, while a thick plume of black smoke ...
November 14, 2013 / Sports
The 2013 Sideling Hill League volleyball all-stars are pictured above. More... The 2013 World of Outlaws season is in the books after this past weekend?s events at the Dirt Track at Charlotte as Josh Richards and Daryn Pittman were the 2013 World of Outlaws series champions.
Technician - Sterilization - 12 Hour Night Shift - B.Braun - Allentown, PA
We are currently seeking a Technician - Sterilization. This position will: Handle product/paper flow from pre-staging through quarantine, making sure that... br/ From B. Braun Medical Inc. - 11 Dec 2013 02:12:50 GMT - View all a href="http://www.indeed.com/l-Allentown,-PA-jobs.html"Allentown jobs/a
Entry-Level Operations Management Trainee - Carpenter Co - Fogelsville, PA
The operations trainee will spend several months learning all facets of our production and operations Upon successfully gaining sufficient knowledge of our... br/ From Carpenter Co - 10 Dec 2013 13:37:01 GMT - View all a href="http://www.indeed.com/l-Fogelsville,-PA-jobs.html"Fogelsville jobs/a
Finisher - 1st shift - Angiotech - Reading, PA
Overview: Operates electropolishing unit to put finish on needles and blades. Unloads, loads regular, micro/etch needles and blades onto loading bars or loading... br/ From Angiotech - 10 Dec 2013 03:04:17 GMT - View all a href="http://www.indeed.com/l-Reading,-PA-jobs.html"Reading jobs/a
Patient Observer - Good Shepherd Rehabilitation - Allentown, PA
High School/GED Provide 1:1 patient supervision for patients needing constant and direct care. Education: HS diploma or equivalent. Interest in health care.br/ From Good Shepherd Rehabilitation - 11 Dec 2013 22:19:24 GMT - View all a href="http://www.indeed.com/l-Allentown,-PA-jobs.html"Allentown jobs/a
Quality Packaging Technician - The Boston Beer Company - Breinigsville, PA
FOR THE LOVE OF YOUR CAREER? The best people are the best ingredients for our World Class company. Add yourself to the mix at The Boston Beer Company. Just... br/ From The Boston Beer Company - 12 Dec 2013 18:42:37 GMT - View all a href="http://www.indeed.com/l-Breinigsville,-PA-jobs.html"Breinigsville jobs/a
Early Morning Stocker - PetSmart - Wyomissing, PA
Plays an essential role in getting merchandise out on the floor and available for our Pet Parents. May be trained to operate a forklift. Must be able to... br/ From PetSmart - 11 Dec 2013 13:31:37 GMT - View all a href="http://www.indeed.com/l-Wyomissing,-PA-jobs.html"Wyomissing jobs/a
Entry Level Front Office - DeLux Dental Laboratory - Reading, PA
We are seeking a motivated individual for an entry-level position in our front office. This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to gain experience... br/ From Monster - 09 Dec 2013 18:09:40 GMT - View all a href="http://www.indeed.com/l-Reading,-PA-jobs.html"Reading jobs/a
Patient Access Rep for Full Time shifts at St Joseph's Hospital in Reading - Conifer - Reading, PA
Patient Access Rep for Full Time shifts at St Joseph's Hospital in Reading - 1305032046 Description : As a part of the Tenet and Catholic Health... br/ From Tenet Healthcare - 12 Dec 2013 00:31:37 GMT - View all a href="http://www.indeed.com/l-Reading,-PA-jobs.html"Reading jobs/a
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