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Health News

Reading and listening to books stimulates the same areas of the brain

Brain Maps Berkeley Reading Books Listening Audiobooks study

Beaches

Reading man dies after saving son from drowning at Atlantic City beach

Atlantic City man dies drowning son

Earthquakes

2.2-magnitude earthquake rattles Reading, Berks County area

Earthquake july 19 pennsylvania

Politics

Reading mayor abruptly cancels LGBTQ flag-raising ceremony at city hall

Reading Pride flag canceled

Investigations

Three parrots stolen from Pennsylvania dairy farm and exotic animal zoo

Parrot theft pennsylvania

Books

Amazon announces its picks for the 20 best books of 2019 so far

Amazon Best Books of the Year So Far

Business

New Reading Eagle owner plans to cut 81 jobs when sale of company is complete

Reading Eagle

Animals

Berks County woman bitten by venomous snake while doing laundry in her basement

Copperhead Snake Berks County

Geology

3.4 magnitude earthquake reported in Central Pennsylvania

Earthquake in Mifflintown, Pa.

Investigations

Suspect wanted in David Ortiz shooting could be connected to Berks County shooting

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Education

Delaware 16-year-old offered $1.2 million in scholarships after graduating early

scholarship high school delaware

Courts

The 'Swiss Cheese Pervert' breaks his silence on a life of infamy

Christopher Pagano Swiss Cheese Pervert 06042019

Rape Allegations

Pa. college student, accused of rape, reportedly admits ‘I raped you’ in texts

Shippensburg Police Department

Odd News

Berks County man charged with using magnets to steal 63 million gallons of water

Reading Area Water Authority

Music

Taylor Swift launches mysterious countdown clock aimed at April 26

Taylor Swift Countdown

Business

Reading Eagle newspaper's owner files for bankruptcy after 150 years in business

Reading Eagle

Odd News

About 40 cats rescued from Reading home after owner found dead

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Investigations

West Reading councilman charged with robbing West Reading drug store

West Reading Council

Books

Will Smith's 'Fresh Prince' inspires new children's book series

Fresh prince screen shot

Odd News

'Beloved' pet store cat and parrot were stolen from this Pennsylvania shop

Ashes the cat 2.18

Crimes

Pennsylvania woman allegedly gives birth, leaves baby in restroom toilet

Lancaster County Courthouse

Books

The next 'One Book, One Philadelphia' selection is by a two-time National Book Award winner

Jesmyn Ward national book awards

Shopping

New York-based Shakespeare & Co. opens book shop in Rittenhouse

shakespeare and co philly bookstore

Pests

Spotted lanternfly update: What one arborist says you need to worry about now

spotted lanternfly fungi

Social Media

Pennsylvania-based Steak-umm strikes nerve on Twitter about millennial depression

Steak-umm

Business

Target’s same-day delivery expanding across Pennsylvania, including Allentown, Reading

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Teenagers

Why it matters that teens are reading less

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Travel

Philadelphia airport installs 'short story dispenser' to help travelers pass time

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Family-Friendly

Children can practice reading by sharing stories with dogs

Sponsored

Book lovers with no time, this app is for you

Blinkist Product

Comedians

Jeff Dunham's fans prove he's no dummy

Concerts

Taylor Swift adds second Philly performance for 'Reputation' tour

Taylor Swift bringing 'reputation Stadium Tour' to Lincoln Financial Field

Proposal: Abolish the 'rape tax' at Pennsylvania colleges

Odd News

Look at this Cheetah-like cat found running wild around Reading

Books

The 2018 'One Book, One Philadelphia' pick is here

Central Branch Free Library of Philadelphia

Books

'Holding space for death': an excerpt

Holding Space

Politics

Reading's mayor reportedly stormed out of City Council meeting over marijuana resolution

Crime

FBI thanks TV show for helping capture Pennsylvania mom accused of abduction

Maria Evelia Cabrera-Gutierrez

Lawsuits

Former manager files civil rights lawsuit against Wawa

Sales

Pick up a beach read for cheap at pop-up book sale

Libraries

Drag Queen Storytime set at Philly and Cherry Hill libraries

Drag queen storytime bearded ladies

Phillies

Phillies prospect Scott Kingery trades texts with Aaron Judge, crushes Eastern League pitching

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