'Energy of the Purse' awards greater than $55K to eight Berks organizations

'Energy of the Purse' awards greater than $55K to eight Berks organizations

READING, Pa. – The “Energy of the Purse Berks County Fund” introduced a brand new slate of grants Thursday evening. The group celebrated on the Nature Place in Studying. It awarded over $55,000 in grants to eight organizations, together with Secure Berks, the Alternative Home, and the Literacy Council of Studying-Berks. The fund swimming pools…

Faculties throughout the Lehigh Valley rejoice as Freddy Awards nominations introduced

Faculties throughout the Lehigh Valley rejoice as Freddy Awards nominations introduced

The pandemic pushed many traditions onto the backburner, however on Thursday, considered one of them got here roaring again. Highschool college students throughout the area as soon as once more gathered collectively to listen to the Freddy Awards nominations introduced stay on 69 Information. 69 Information reporter Rob Manch was stay at Parkland Excessive Faculty,…

WFMZ employees acknowledged in Keystone Media Awards

WFMZ employees acknowledged in Keystone Media Awards

A number of members of the WFMZ crew had been acknowledged within the statewide Keystone Media Awards. Jaccii Farris and Rick Dean gained Finest Collection for “Mandy Marquardt residing with diabetes, striving for Olympic Gold.” Jaccii additionally gained Finest Reporter/Anchor. Priscilla Liguori acquired honorable point out within the Finest Reporter/Anchor class. Photojournalist Kaylee Lindenmuth was acknowledged…

Pa. awards grants for a number of Juneteenth celebrations

Pa. awards grants for a number of Juneteenth celebrations

HARRISBURG, Pa. — Forward of Juneteenth, seven organizations and locations in Pennsylvania are set to obtain a complete of $89,000 mixed in grant cash to assist celebrations. This marks the primary yr of the Journey Towards Freedom Grant Program. The grant announcement got here from the Pennsylvania Tourism Workplace and its associate, Chester County-based Voices…

Gov. Wolf awards $2.3M in grants by way of Manufacturing PA initiative in direction of scholar analysis

Gov. Wolf awards $2.3M in grants by way of Manufacturing PA initiative in direction of scholar analysis

HARRISBURG, Pa. | Governor Tom Wolf introduced $2.3 million in grants have been awarded by way of the Manufacturing PA initiative to 36 scholar analysis tasks that may assist advance innovation in a number of sectors of producing, from 3D printing, to waste sustainability, to autonomous navigation and extra. “Pennsylvania’s manufacturing trade has seen continued…