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Wizard World convention has star-studded guest list

By Brian Bingaman @brianbingaman on Twitter|

Golden Globe-, Tony-winning actor Barry Bostwick one of the guests at Wizard World

There was almost a mini-“Spin City” reunion at this year’s Wizard World Philadelphia. ...

By Brian Bingaman @brianbingaman on Twitter|


  • News

    Teen dies in Berks County crash, brother left injured

    An Oley Valley High School student has died and his brother has been hospitalized after a one-vehicle crash Wednesday afternoon.

    Digital First Media|

  • Entertainment

    ‘The Little Mermaid’ comes to Steel River Playhouse May 26-June 11

    Disney magic comes to life with the Broadway hit “The Little Mermaid” at Steel River Playhouse May 26 – June 11.

    From Steel River Playhouse|

  • News

    Library announces Summer Reading and Garden Tour Countdown event

    Combining the theme of the 2017 Summer Reading Program with a green thumb in anticipation of their Annual Garden Tour, the Friends Group of Mifflin Community Library is planning an event to engage families and beautify Lancaster Avenue in Shillington.

    Submitted to Digital First Media|

  • News

    Oley Valley Memorial Day Parade & Memorial Ceremony announced

    Oley American Legion Post 878 invites you to the Oley Valley Memorial Day Parade & Memorial Ceremony on Sunday, May 28, at 6 p.m The parade includes the Oley High School Marching Band, Oley Legion Post 878 honor guard, emergency vehicles and crews, patriotic floats and representatives from other civic groups.

    Submitted to Digital First Media|

  • News

    Snap Fitness of Douglassville introduces MYZONE heart rate monitors

    Snap Fitness of Douglassville is adding new ways for guests to achieve their personal fitness goals with the introduction of MYZONE heart rate monitoring technology.

    By Harrison Otto|

  • Home and Garden

    FROM THE GROUND UP: The upside of tent caterpillars

    Right now, they’re everywhere — those white, webby, Halloween-y things in the crotches of tree branches. Inside the webs are hundreds of wriggly, leaf-chomping Eastern Tent Caterpillars. Ick.

    By Pamela Baxter|

  • Movies & TV

    NEW TO STREAMING/VOD: ‘Get Out’ remains the year’s biggest must-see film

    A mind-bendingly original and terrifying horror thriller, Jordan Peele’s “Get Out” follows an African-American photographer named Chris (Daniel Kaluuya) who reluctantly agrees to meet the parents (Bradley Whitford, Catherine Keener) of his white girlfriend (Allison Williams).

    By Amy Longsdorf For Digital First Media|

  • Columnists

    REFLECTIONS: Why doesn’t gender equity apply to barbecuing?

    I always have found it amusing that men, many of whom would only cook in the kitchen if they were handcuffed to the stove, are the king of the grill.

    By Mike Zielinski Columnist|

  • Food

    FOOD: Tasty spring salad recipes to try tonight

    Faced with six types of lettuce on display, a woman wondered aloud which to buy.

    By Emily Ryan For Digital First Media|

  • News

    Good Shepherd Kutztown celebrates move with public wellness event May 31

    Good Shepherd Physical Therapy – Kutztown is celebrating its move to a new, larger location by holding a wellness event for the public on Wednesday, May 31 from 3 to 7 p.m. The new site is located at Weis Plaza, 15260 Kutztown Road, Suite 170 in Kutztown and is one of more than 60 facilities in nine Pennsylvania counties operated by Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network.

    Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network|

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