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Although Johanny Cepeda moved to Berks only nine years ago, her family ties to the region go way back. In less than a decade, the New York City native has opened successful eatery Mi Casa Su Casa, has run for Reading City Council, was named Execu... Read more

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A transplant from the Big Apple, Jeannie Savage has put down deep roots in Berks County since moving here 25 years ago. Read more

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For some people, the natural talents and interests of childhood foretell future successes. This is true for Elaine M. Forry, director of personal training and group fitness for CHB Sports, Sinking Spring. Read more

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Meet John Combs, a Wyomissing native who has navigated the entire length of the Appalachian Trail. Read more

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From appearing on the Food Network, to working for celebrity chef Wolfgang Puck, Chef Kenny Magana now calls Exeter Township and Sweet Street Desserts home. Read on and get to know him better. Read more

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Some may call him Mr. Christmas. Meet Tim Macrina, holiday light hanger extraordinaire and past winner of ABC’s Great Christmas Light Fight. Read more

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What’s a community foundation? Kevin Murphy, Executive Director for the Berks County Community Foundation, didn’t know at first either. Get to know him a bit better here. Read more

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Heather Adams road to the top at BCTV took quite a few unexpected turns along the way. Meet and learn more about her, here. Read more

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“If you had to refer a family member or friend to another lawyer, who among your colleagues would you recommend?” Read more

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Accomplished runner, business woman and more, meet Sorita Averill-Fitzgerald, owner of A Running Start in West Reading. Read more

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It's prime picking time at Weaver's Orchard most months of the year. Meet Ed Weaver, president and general manager, here. Read more

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Get to know Jim & April Guiffrida, owners of both Sinking Spring's Jimmy G's Railroad House and Jimmy G's Beverly Hills Tavern. Read more

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When you choose to patronize a particular business or practice, you look for quality and experience paired with a friendly face and service. It may be that when you see someone in the community who works at a particular place, you think of ... Read more

Faces of Berks

Looking for a dentist for your family? In Berks, there are a lot to choose from. Don’t worry; our Select Dentists supplement makes it easy. Start by scanning this list of the best of the best, as rated by their peers. Read more

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Jill Smith wanted a career in the fashion industry, but came about it in an unusual way. Meet her and find out how, here. Read more

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As the creator of Katie K Active, Katie Kozloff-Banks is enjoying nationwide success. What got her there? Read on to find out. Read more

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Meet Reading Hospital's Chief of Surgery and a man heavily involved with the facility's Seventh Avenue expansion project, with a green building focus. Read more

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Meet the Berks gastroenterologist and creator of the Guts & Glory event. Read more

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What brought Jon Mosbo to the Reading Symphony and what does he enjoy in his free time? Read on to find out. Read more

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Cathy Wegener's position as Superintendent of Interpretive Services for Berks County Parks and Recreation was meant to be. Read how, here. Read more

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