Reading

Shopping

New York-based Shakespeare & Co. opens book shop in Rittenhouse

shakespeare and co philly bookstore

Pests

Spotted lanternfly update: What one arborist says you need to worry about now

spotted lanternfly philly

Social Media

Pennsylvania-based Steak-umm strikes nerve on Twitter about millennial depression

Steak-umm

Business

Target’s same-day delivery expanding across Pennsylvania, including Allentown, Reading

Stock_Carroll - Target Stores

Teenagers

Why it matters that teens are reading less

08222018_books_unsplash

Travel

Philadelphia airport installs 'short story dispenser' to help travelers pass time

Stock_Carroll - Philadelphia International Airport

Family-Friendly

Children can practice reading by sharing stories with dogs

Read with Dogs at the Free Library

Sponsored

Book lovers with no time, this app is for you

Blinkist Product

Comedians

Jeff Dunham's fans prove he's no dummy

Jeff Dunham

Concerts

Taylor Swift adds second Philly performance for 'Reputation' tour

Taylor Swift bringing 'reputation Stadium Tour' to Lincoln Financial Field

Proposal: Abolish the 'rape tax' at Pennsylvania colleges

Odd News

Look at this Cheetah-like cat found running wild around Reading

Books

The 2018 'One Book, One Philadelphia' pick is here

Central Branch Free Library of Philadelphia

Books

'Holding space for death': an excerpt

Holding Space

Politics

Reading's mayor reportedly stormed out of City Council meeting over marijuana resolution

Crime

FBI thanks TV show for helping capture Pennsylvania mom accused of abduction

Maria Evelia Cabrera-Gutierrez

Lawsuits

Former manager files civil rights lawsuit against Wawa

Sales

Pick up a beach read for cheap at pop-up book sale

Libraries

Drag Queen Storytime set at Philly and Cherry Hill libraries

Drag queen storytime bearded ladies

Phillies

Phillies prospect Kingery has pop, but is he blocked at the major league level?

053117.PhilsSKing

Phillies

Phillies prospect Scott Kingery trades texts with Aaron Judge, crushes Eastern League pitching

053017.Phils.Kingery

Phillies

Rising Reading closer Therrien credits offseason tutor – a former Cy Young Award winner

053017.Phils.Therrien

Politics

Pennsylvania U.S. Senate candidate uses images of China to decry Washington D.C. construction

Jeff Bartos

Family-Friendly

Families invited to Storybook Weekend at Sister Cities Park

Investigations

Reward upped to $6K in Pa. case of cat doused with gas, tossed in trash truck

041017_maisy_cat

Investigations

Cat tied up and doused with gasoline in Reading

040517_maisy_cat

Family-Friendly

Celebrate reading on Dr. Seuss' birthday

Shootings

Pennsylvania man shot dead by police after allegedly pointing gun at neighbors

Police Stock

SEPTA

A petition is calling for SEPTA to expand Regional Rail along Route 422

02122016_Rute_422_Bridge_GM

Family-Friendly

African American Children's Book Fair turns 25

Phillies

Coming off injury, Aaron Nola declares himself '100 percent' for spring training

011717.PhillieNoooola

Odd News

Looking for a bath? Two deer race through Pennsylvania car wash

Deer Car Wash

Campaigns

Bill Clinton, Mike Pence to campaign in Philly suburbs later this week

Videos

Pa. college suspends students involved in offensive 'blackface,' twerking video

Phillies

Cozens, Hoskins could cash in from Great Reading Home Run Race of '16

082616_bashbros_RFP

Events

Philly's zine scene will gather together at University City festival

Investigations

FBI agents ask questions, review contracts at Reading City Hall at mayor's request

Phillies

The Q&A ... with Phillies power-hitting prospect Rhys Hoskins

072716.Phils.Hoskins

Phillies

Rehabbing Phils outfielder Aaron Altherr: 'I feel like I'm ready to go'

072216.Phils.Altherr

Phillies

Top catching prospect Alfaro continuing to hone craft at Reading

022016_alfaro_RL

Phillies

Velasquez 'back to normal,' but will he rejoin Phillies next week?

062216_Velasquez-Reading

Graduation

Watch this Pa. senior's beautiful rendition of 'You Raise Me Up' at graduation

Reading Graduation Song

Business

Entrepreneurs bring unique 'Shark Tank' pitches to South Philly

BallCannon Shark Tank

Phillies

Reading Fightin Phils manager Dusty Wathan's livin' life as a 'lifer'

052616_dustywathan_

Minor Leagues

Reading Fightin Phils will wear Chewbacca jerseys

Events

Children invited to read to therapy dogs at Fishtown library