Around Town


photo courtesy Brute

See how the Sinking Spring-based business is changing the wrestling game. more

Feb 26, 2018 1:35 PM Around Town

On Penn Avenue in West Reading, Dolce de Zabala has everything needed to sweeten up your winter season. more

Dec 27, 2017 3:20 PM Around Town


Photo provided by Olivet Boys & Girls Club

Nov 27, 2017 10:39 AM Around Town


Photo courtesy of Floyd Turner & Janice O'Brien

Learn more about the 125-year-strong Berks Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution. more

Sep 27, 2017 11:34 AM Around Town

See what's in store at Maple Grove Raceway as the NHRA Mellow Yellow Racing Series comes to town. more

Aug 28, 2017 8:25 AM Around Town


Photo courtesy Berks Catholic High School

Catholic Schools in Berks have a friend in the form of the Healey Education Foundation. Read more to find out why. more

Jul 28, 2017 10:33 AM Around Town

Committed to preserving the beauty of Berks? So is Berks Nature! Read on and find out how. more

Jun 28, 2017 11:08 AM Around Town


Photos courtesy Kassidy Kreitz

Meet Kassidy Kreitz, Wilson High School Senior and Small Car Racing Champion. Look out, you might see her on the NASCAR circuit one day. more

May 31, 2017 8:33 AM Around Town

Recent passersby to the 600 block of Penn Avenue in West Reading may have had their attention stolen by a restaurant front featuring the animated depiction of a Taco and a Jalapeño wrestler having it out. The fun and amusing logo of Let’s Taco ‘B... more

May 1, 2017 10:29 AM Around Town


Photo courtesy Parisi Speed School

Parisi Speed School takes training for a sport to a whole new level. See how, here. more

Feb 28, 2014 9:23 AM Health & Fitness

As we sit glued to the television this February watching the Winter Olympics, we recall Berks has it's own Olympic candidate and host of others in its past. more

Jan 27, 2014 2:24 PM Around Town

You don't have to have a planner behind you throughout the process of planning your wedding. You can book one solely for the big day. Find out how it can be beneficial, here. more

Dec 26, 2013 3:54 PM Around Town

Looking to celebrate the holidays and get a bit of a history lesson? Visit the Andulhea Heritage Center. more

Nov 27, 2013 8:13 AM Around Town

What is kosher food preparation? Learn this and more by reading on. more

Oct 25, 2013 11:35 AM Web Exclusives

The team at Vynecrest Wineries has added onto their Lehigh Valley vineyard operation with a new wine shop and tasting bar on the charming streets of Kutztown. Now you can meander through downtown Kutztown and find great food, locally brewed... more

Aug 24, 2012 2:58 PM Around Town


Photo by Tania Colamarino, Ama Photography


Mar 2, 2012 10:14 AM Best Of

As a health coach, Suzie Carpenter teaches women what to eat and how to live. She empowers them to realize that cravings are not their fault. While she is not a nutritionist or dietician, personal experiences showed her the power food can h... more

Feb 17, 2012 8:41 AM Around Town


photo by Jennifer Hetrick

As the daughter of a greek immigrant, Phoebe Canakis brings to her food the philosophy that it ought to be naked, not housed in cardboard but instead plucked straight from the earth, all the while being decidedly delicious. more

Jan 24, 2012 6:22 AM Around Town