Drug- and traffic-related charges have been brought by the Douglass (Berks) Township Police Department following a traffic stop that occurred during mid-September. A preliminary arraignment is scheduled.
Girls and boys cross-country all-conference teams for the Pioneer Athletic Conference Fall 2020 season were announced Friday.
Three separate funding sources administered by the Berks County Community Foundation have provided more than $79,000 in annual grants for eight service and cultural organizations in the Boyertown area.
Claiming the pandemic had a "severe impact" on business the Pet Valu chain is closing all U.S. operations, including five locations in western Montgomery County, and laying off hundreds nationwide.
The Industrial Drive, Gilbertsville, company has joined 1,100 other firms operating in the Houston TX region to help promote its economic growth. Penflex opened a new warehouse in Houston this year.
Pennsylvania came to the aid of more than 90 local small businesses Saturday, announcing they had already received, or were due to get, a total of more than $1.76 million in pandemic-related grants. See the list.
Lumina Solar, whose electrical and engineering director is a Gilbertsville resident, has opened an office in Palm PA, north of East Greenville, for its sales expansion into Pennsylvania.
State money to cover coronavirus-related expenses will soon be delivered to 27 local fire departments and companies, and another nine ambulance and emergency medical service providers.