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July 2016

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Summer Sipper

Summer Sipper

Fresh fruit. Refreshing cocktails. Summer heat and cool breezes. They all go together perfectly, right? Sangria is the quintessential warm weather sipper — so versatile! White wine or red, there’s a recipe for all tastes.

Meet Our 3rd Annual Pet Photo Contest Winners

Meet Our 3rd Annual Pet Photo Contest Winners

So many cute faces, so few pages to display them on! We wish they all could win! On the pages to come, get to know the winners of our 3rd Annual Pet Photo Contest, held in partnership with two-time Best of Berks Best Veterinary Hospital winner Douglassville Veterinary Hospital. A total of 113 photos were submitted, garnering 6,435 votes on our Facebook page. Incredible!

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Archive »Dining Out

Get Your Grill On at The Tiki Bar: The Restaurant on the Ragin’ Manatawny

Get Your Grill On at The Tiki Bar: The Restaurant on the Ragin’ Manatawny

What says summer more than outdoor grilling and dining? You can do both at The Tiki Bar.

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Archive »The Look

Things to do With Red, White & Blue

Things to do With Red, White & Blue

Looking to get tastefully patriotic? Take a look at the following pages for tips on how to inject a bit of red, white and blue into your home, wardrobe and more.

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Archive »Living in Style

Outdoor Party Hacks

Outdoor Party Hacks

Every host or hostess has one central goal when he or she plans the perfect summer shindig: Fun for everyone! To that end, messes, spills, bugs and the like can put a damper on the best laid plans. Have no fear, Pinterest is here! We’ve rounded up some of the best summer party tricks to ensure your bash is a success.

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Archive »In the Limelight

In the Limelight with Jim & April Guiffrida

In the Limelight with Jim & April Guiffrida

Get to know Jim & April Guiffrida, owners of both Sinking Spring's Jimmy G's Railroad House and Jimmy G's Beverly Hills Tavern.

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Archive »Web Exclusives

Fresh & Fabulous: A Berks County Guide to Pick-Your-Own Fruits and Veggies

Fresh & Fabulous: A Berks County Guide to Pick-Your-Own Fruits and Veggies

Love fresh fruits and veggies? Enjoy picking your own? We'll tell you where you can do it right here in Berks with this handy guide!

Summer Salads

Summer Salads

Looking for the perfect easy and refreshing summer salad recipe? We have two! Read on and thank our resident foodie, Phoebe Canakis.

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That's Something

thoughts from our publisher
Hoppin’ Down the Bunny Trail

Hoppin’ Down the Bunny Trail

Or the Jelly Bean trail, in my case. That’s right, my favorite Easter tradition as a child was waking up to a jelly bean trail that started at the foot of my bed. It was a great way to start the day knowing that the Easter Bunny had come to our house! After I would go to bed, my mom...

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Oh, Really?

thoughts from our editor
Diving into Summer Camp

Diving into Summer Camp

Ever since my now 10-year-old, soon to be fifth grader Riley could toddle around our home, I remember he developed a strong interest in two things that have not waned in their strength to this day: airplanes and sharks. The shark thing is ironic, being that Great White sharks are my number one...

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Phoebe Savors Berks, BCL Style

thoughts from our local foodie
Have your Fruit and Cake too!

Have your Fruit and Cake too!

This is my go-to cake to use with seasonal fruits. Fresh blueberries and raspberries work well with this cake. Skip the roasting step, if you like. I do prefer the extra flavor the roasting lends the rhubarb and strawberries. I enjoy the recipe because it is egg-free and vegan. Often, raw and...

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Here's What's Happening!

This weekend, that is!
Mark Your Calendar – Weekend of 8/29 – 8/31

Mark Your Calendar – Weekend of 8/29 – 8/31

Want to know what’s happening each weekend in Berks? Well, we’ve got your answer! Check out this weekly podcast and learn about lots of events going on in our great community. Each week, our very own Publisher, Robyn Jones, along with Toni Reece and Brad Weisman talk about...