Reading Police K9 Demo at Oakbrook Brewing Company

Officer Hector Santiago and Keith Claytor President of the Friends of Reading Police K9 Unit talk about the K9 demonstration at the Oakbrook Brewing Company. Oakbrook Brewing presented a check of $1036.50 to the Reading Police K9 Unit. Read more…

The Lantern Fest Philadelphia

The night sky filled with lanterns at Maple Grove Raceway in June for the Philadelphia Lantern Fest. Read more…

Team Skyline gears up for the Reading 120

With the Reading 120 Bike Race right around the corner we caught up with professional cyclist David Dawson and Team Skyline at Skyline Bike Shop as they prepare for the grueling 120 mile course passing through Oley, Kuztown and the City of Reading. Read more…

Artist Ed Terrell brings 3D art to the Streets of Reading

When Ed Terrell looks at the streets of Reading he doesn’t see broken up pavement or overgrown weeds, he sees an opportunity to inspire. In his new venture, Ed has adopted a portion of the Spring Street sidewalk in front of the Center Park Art Gallery to display his 3D art. Read more…

Crowds line the street for The Reading 120

Cyclist from far and wide gathered in Berks County Saturday for the 2nd Annual Reading 120. The international event hosted by Pretzel City Productions did not disappoint fans and spectators who lined the streets of Berks County to watch the fast action endurance race. Read more…

Notorious B.O.B. Wins Tavern Eating Contest

Notorious B.O.B. (Bob Shoudt) Wins the 2nd annual Tavern Burger Eating Competition at West Reading’s Fall Festival on 9.17.16. Contestants were required to eat 5 tavern burgers with a serving of truffle fries to win. Hosted by the West Reading Tavern. Read more…

Christopher Winters Running for the Kids

To continue his mission Christopher ran the Philadelphia Marathon to benefit the Emily Whitehead Foundation. To fundraise, Christopher hosted a Celebrity Bartender event night at Cheers, located inside the DoubleTree Hotel in Reading. Over 150 people came out to support the cause raising over $600 dollars in raffle money. Read more…

Reading Holiday Parade down Penn Street

The Reading Downtown Improvement District hosted the annual holiday parade featuring floats, balloons and Santa. Check out the photo gallery. Read more…

 Free Performance of “In The Height” by Genesius Theatre

Rain didn’t stop the show! The free outdoor performance of In The Heights presented by Genesius Theatre was moved indoors to the Double Tree Hotel due to threat of thunderstorms. That didn’t stop crowds from showing up, over 400 people pack the hotel to see the encore performance. Read more…

Consider It: The Future of Marijuana in Pennsylvania

This discussion on marijuana is being organized as part of Berks County Community Foundation’s Consider It initiative. State Sen. Judy Schwank and Berks County Commissioners Chairman Christian Leinbach are co-chairs of this nonpartisan program, which is designed to promote thoughtful discussion of divisive local and national issues while maintaining a level of civility among participants. Read more…

Community Leaders Go Over the Edge for Bethany Children’s Home

The skies were clear and the sun shining Wednesday for the cliffhanger fundraiser supporting Bethany Children’s Home. Community members from various Berks County businesses raised $1000 each to reppel down the side of the 525 Student Apartment building on Lancaster Ave. Read more…