In Other News

36th Annual Kutztown Holiday Festival puts shoppers in holiday mood

By Craig Koller Kutztown Area Historical Society|

Philadelphia region revs up for Thanksgiving travel

Nothing says economic security like jammed roads around Thanksgiving. ...

By Brian McCullough @wcdailylocal on Twitter|


  • News

    D.A.: Berks County man sold defective hearing aids to clients

    EXETER >> The Berks County District Attorney’s Office has charged an Exeter Township man after he allegedly defrauded three Berks Country residents.

    Digital First Media|

  • Food

    THE YANKEE CHEF: Try this light, airy autumnal treat

    Not quite a pie, not quite a custard. This deliciously moist dessert is light, airy and bursting with that warm, “cuddly” taste, if that makes sense. There is just something about the smell of pumpkin cooking that instantly puts a smile on your face, and this treat will put a smile on even that one relative that is a little hard to crack.

    By Jim Bailey|

  • News

    Man draws prison for strangling Pottstown woman during domestic assault

    NORRISTOWN >> A Schuylkill County man is on his way to state prison for domestic violence, strangling a Pottstown woman to the point she believed he was going to “snap her neck.”

    By Carl Hessler Jr. @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter|

  • Events

    Southern Berks calendar of events Nov. 23 edition

    Dec. 2 Contra dancing: Birdsboro Contra Dance offers contra dancing from 7:30 til 10:30 p.m. at Birdsboro Community Memorial Center, 201 E. Main St. in Birdsboro. Beginner instruction at 7pm. Caller is Sue Gola with music by ACED. Admission $9 for adults, $6 students. Wear or carry in clean soft-soled shoes.


  • Events

    Boyertown calendar of events Nov. 23 edition

    Nov. 25 Oldies Dance and more: The public is invited to a dance held at Keystone Fire Company, 240 N. Walnut Street in Boyertown, from 7 to 10 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m. Tickets are $10 at the door. Entertainment provided by DJ Sunny. For more information, call 610-562-2326.


  • Entertainment

    ‘A Christmas Carol on the Coach’ rolls into West Reading

    Back By Popular Demand and now in it’s 4th Big Year, the interactive holiday sensation, “A Christmas Carol,” with a Pennsylvania Dutch twist, rolls Into West Reading again this year. Sponsored by the L.O.V.E. Team of West Reading and presented by Fecho Productions, the production is now called, “A Christmas Carol on the Coach.”

    Submitted to Digital First Media|

  • News

    Studio B announces tenth annual December exhibit, ‘Twinkle’

    Studio B is excited to celebrate its 9th anniversary with an opening of its tenth annual December exhibit entitled “Twinkle” on Friday, Dec. 1, from 3-9 p.m. during Boyertown’s 15th and final annual holiday open house tour. The show continues through January 14, 2018.

    Submitted to Digital First Media|

  • Entertainment

    MOVIE REVIEW: Pixar’s ‘Coco’ has rocky start, but ultimately tells compelling story

    When you strip everything else away, “Coco” is about family.

    By Mark Meszoros @MarkMeszoros on Twitter|

  • Entertainment

    CONCERT HIGHLIGHTS: The after-Thanksgiving music schedule brings us St. Vincent, Beach Slang and more

    Welcome to “Seven in Seven,” where each Friday we take a look at shows coming to the region over the next week. Whether your musical tastes are rock and roll, jazz, heavy metal, singer-songwriter or indie, there’ll always be something to check out in the coming days.

    By Michael Christopher For Digital First Media |

  • News

    Homicide charges filed in Kutztown shooting

    Kutztown Borough Police responded a shooting in Kutztown on Sunday, Nov. 19.

    Lisa Mitchell

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