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Updated: May 21, 2020 | 4:16 pm

Lancaster, Reading transit workers call for more pay, coronavirus protections

“We’re at a big risk, we’re dealing with the community. I’m not only concerned about the health of the riders, but I’m concerned about myself.”
By Anthony Orozco

Reading nonprofit steps in to deliver news, information to Spanish speakers

Centro Hispano Daniel Torres evolves its community outreach
By Anthony Orozco

Putting a megaphone to the lips of Pa.’s Latinos

PA Post's Report for America fellow introduces himself and his mission
By Anthony Orozco

Is your county planning to move to ‘yellow’ on its own? Here’s the latest

We breakdown the issue in eight counties and the latest developments.
By Ed Mahon

Berks nonprofit raises thousands to equip first responders with protective gear

The Reading Chinese Association is using the money to buy masks and gloves for hospital staff, police and firefighters in Berks County to keep them safe from the coronavirus.

By Rachel McDevitt

Lawsuit: ICE family detention in Pa. is a ‘tinderbox’ due to COVID-19

A lawsuit has been filed in federal court on behalf of 56 immigrant families held in detention centers in Pennsylvania and Texas, alleging they are “recklessly exposing” children and their parents to the coronavirus.

By Laura Benshoff/WHYY


Berks County group offers help to first responders who witness tragedy

Kindall Wann founded the Berks County Fire Chaplains Network last July, after learning first responders are more likely to die by suicide than in the line of duty.

By Rachel McDevitt


Mofongo and scrambled eggs: This is not your typical election-year diner story

Reporters often head to diners in election years in search of a certain perspective: white, rural, and deeply-rooted in a small-town way of life. Spend a morning at Mi Casa Su Casa and you’ll find something else — a cross-section of diverse residents working together to put down a new set of shared roots.

By Miles Bryan/Keystone Crossroads
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