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Keith Haring’s Radiant Boy to be auctioned off

Radiant Baby’s room: an intimate piece of Keith Haring’s life in Kutztown will go to auction

By Peter Crimmins/WHYY

Kutztown University honors first Black graduate, long-time teacher in Reading

Bessie Reese Crenshaw said she didn’t mean to be trailblazer, but her passion for education pushed her to fulfill her dreams.

By Anthony Orozco

Updated: August 24, 2022 | 5:00 pm

3 Pennsylvania counties ordered to count mail-in votes

Berks, Fayette and Lancaster counties were ordered to count the undated mail-in ballots.

By Michael Rubinkam/Associated Press

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Updated: August 10, 2022 | 3:00 pm

Pa. state senator, representative call for meetings about Berks County’s election problems

The lawmakers are taking two similar approaches and county officials have given no hint as to if they will participate in either offer.

By Anthony Orozco

Report: Berks County’s May primary was a maelstrom of failures

One large failure kicked off a series of problems for voters and election workers.

By Anthony Orozco

Pennsylvania adds a 4th county to ballot dispute as a candidate sues to quit

A judge deciding if three Pennsylvania counties have to certify May primary vote counts including ballots lacking dates on their return envelopes learned this week that a fourth county is in the same situation — and there may be more.

By Mark Scolforo/The Associated Press

Berks County election director resigns after scrutiny, lawsuit over election problems

After less than six months on the job, the head of elections for Berks County leaves the post.

By Anthony Orozco
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