Story | Dec 6, 2013 | 5:20 PM
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Story | Oct 21, 2013 | 10:56 AMOver the course of five books, A.S. King has established herself as a singular voice in today's young adult literature. She brings vivid life to realistic kids working through raw deals, from the death of a friend in Printz honor winner "Please Ignore Vera Dietz," to a girl coming to terms with her sexuality in the 2012 Los Angeles Times Book Prize winner "Ask the Passengers." (Her pirate-flavored debut, "The Dust of 100 Dogs," is an exception, yet it establishes the magical realism that colors her work.)
Story | Dec 4, 2013 | 4:23 PM
These disciplinary and licensing actions were announced recently (in October and November) by Pennsylvania's licensing boards against professionals who live and work in the Lehigh Valley area. The information is taken verbatim from the PA Department of...
Story | Dec 3, 2013 | 12:19 PM
Nine people were killed in traffic accidents investigated by state police over the five-day Thanksgiving holiday from Wednesday through Sunday. In all, state police investigated 936 crashes in which 236 people were injured. Of those crashes, 74 were...
Story | Nov 30, 2013 | 3:44 PM
Haydenfilms Institute honors Berks youth Haydenfilms Institute will present its Youth Media Initiative program at PSA Festival Showcase, 6-8 p.m. Dec. 11 at Kutztown University. The program will recognize youth from Berks County by showing 20 public...