City of Reading

Indigenous Culture: The Preservation and Preservers

With Thanksgiving on Thursday, National Native American Heritage Day on Friday and Indigenous Peoples’ Month coming to a close, there is much to understand...

Holiday Parade returns to downtown Reading with theme ‘Christmas Around the World’

The City of Reading has announced the return of the Reading Holiday Parade to kick off the 2021 holiday season. The 2020 parade was...

Screpesi’s Sandwich Shop serving up customer favorites for 70 years

Serving residents in Reading for over 70 years, Screpesi’s Sandwich Shop is a well known staple in the community thanks to their simple menu...

Berks ‘sister-preneurs’ discuss experiences as part of Penn State’s Global Entrepreneurship Week

Penn State Berks alumni Cory Dahlia Varona Corniel and Nicol Varona Cancelmo participated in an entrepreneurship panel discussion titled “Leveraging Entrepreneurial Experience to Maximize...

AIM Distributes Animatronic Animals to Combat Social Isolation

As COVID-19 variants surge, Abilities in Motion has partnered with the Aging and Disability Resource Center of Berks, Lancaster and Lebanon counties to once...