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The Chills and Thrills of Reading Fire + Ice Fest Coming Soon!Reading Fire + Ice Fest, the flagship winter festival of Berks County, will return to downtown Reading for its third … Continue reading
Miss this year’s Reading Holiday Parade? Catch it on TV or Online!Didn’t have a chance to catch this year’s Reading Holiday Parade in person? No worries! Berks Community Television (BCTV) was … Continue reading
And the Reading Holiday Parade Winners Are…We’re pleased to announce the winners of the 2016 Reading Holiday Parade! Bands 1st: Reading High School Marching Band … Continue reading
Tree Lighting and Parade Kick Off the Holiday Season in Downtown ReadingWe’re just days away from ushering in the holiday season in downtown Reading! The festivities kick off on Friday (November … Continue reading
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Reading 120 Pro Cycling Race Right Around The Corner!Professional bicyclists from around the world will soon be descending on Berks County for the Reading 120 pro cycling race … Continue reading
Center City Reading On UpswingThings are definitely on the upswing in center city Reading these days, and the Reading Downtown Improvement District is … Continue reading
Downtown Reading Again Receives Main Street AccreditationPennsylvania Downtown Center (PDC) has announced that Reading is one of 35 Pennsylvania downtowns that have been named “Nationally Accredited … Continue reading
Baker College Steps Into Spotlight In Latest NewsletterBaker College, the largest independent college in Michigan, is making its mark outside of its home state by opening a … Continue reading
Downtown Improvement District’s Annual Report Now AvailableThe Reading Downtown Improvement District’s Annual Report for 2015 is now available in electronic and print versions. You can access … Continue reading
Music is in the air in latest Downtown Improvement District newsletterFree concerts by major league performers and a free, fun-filled piano-playing program — what more could downtown Reading ask for? … Continue reading
Ambassadors Lend A Helping Hand With Mobile PantryThe Greater Berks Food Bank held its first mobile pantry in downtown Reading on Wednesday, April 13, and DID’s Ambassadors … Continue reading
Read All About the Expanded Penn Street Market Here!Penn Street Market will kick off its season in downtown Reading on June 2 with an expanded look and some … Continue reading
What Do Successful Cities Have In Common?Cities that are successful have several common traits, according to a couple who visited numerousl towns around the country over … Continue reading
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