County of Berks hiring exterior counsel to research issues with digital ballot books

READING, Pa. – Berks County election employees skilled “widespread” issues with new digital ballot books on Tuesday and now the County is hiring exterior counsel to conduct an investigation.  An announcement from the County of Berks says a technical programming challenge was found with the digital ballot books that resulted within the choice to maneuver to back-up…

Scheller continues to carry lead in GOP major for seventh District seat

Lisa Scheller is holding the lead within the Republican race for Congress. She’s forward of challenger Kevin Dellicker by solely two p.c. Scheller’s received 51 p.c of the vote, and Dellicker is trailing behind with 49 p.c of the vote. Scheller and Dellicker are competing for the Republican nomination within the seventh Congressional District race. The…

Bethlehem Township purchasing middle anchored by Large grocery retailer will get new identify, renovations

A Bethlehem Township purchasing middle that’s in the course of booming residential improvement is getting a brand new identify and new tenants. The Outlets at Bethlehem at 2920 Easton Ave. is the brand new identify for the previous Easton Commons. Anchor tenant Large Meals has renewed its lease and renovated the inside of the shop,…

Former Fellowship Manor worker who assaulted 91-year-old resident learns sentence

WHITEHALL TWP., Pa. – A nursing residence worker who assaulted a 91-year-old resident in Whitehall Township has been sentenced. Julian Bailey was sentenced to 6 months home arrest and two years of probation, in keeping with the Lehigh County District Lawyer’s Workplace. Bailey had been charged with easy assault and harassment. Bailey was accused of…