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What you need to know about Lyme disease

The weather is warming and people are spending more and more time outdoors. The month of May means time spent in the garden, hikes in…

Reading giving parkland to Berks Nature

Reading will give 12 acres near Angelica Creek Park to Berks Nature. City Council recently authorized the transfer of the undeveloped parcel to the nonprofit,…

Berks Country calendar for March 9

March 12: Berks Community Strollers hike, meet at the parking area adjacent to the Leesport Playground and Swimming Pool, 26 Washington St., Leesport, 10 a.m.…

Trout stocking underway in Berks

Trout season is just around the corner, and the state Fish and Boat Commission has already started getting ready. Trout stocking operations began this week…

Berks Country calendar for Jan. 26

Jan. 27: Kay Williams will lead a 4- to 5-mile hike on the Ephrata Rail Trail beginning at 10 a.m. 1098 Steinmetz Road, Ephrata. Bring…

Mountain Folklore: The King Cake tradition

I’ll begin by wishing you a happy new year, and I hope your holiday season had some memorable and joyful moments. Today the Twelve Days…