Romance novels, once ignored by literary scholars, are gaining acceptance. Consider Jane Austen and about the $144 billion sales of romance novels in 2012!
A well-known children’s book author wants more children to read, so she’s involved in two projects with the hopes of accomplishing that.
Police are investigating the discovery of a body spotted by a motorist along an eastern Pennsylvania road as a possible homicide.
Prosecutors in Berks County say they will seek the death penalty against a pair of brothers accused of killing two men in Reading and torturing and killing a woman whose burning body was found in Lehigh County.
Whether your child is off to their very first day of preschool, kindergarten, or off to middle school, our sister company, Simon & Schuster has a book that’s perfect to beat those first-day jitters.
Alex Rodriguez “checked a lot of boxes” Monday during his first rehab appearance with the Double-A Trenton Thunder.
It’s pretty rare in baseball that a majority of fans are familiar with a player from the day he is drafted out of high school. Usually, even when a player is selected high up, his progress isn’t closely followed until he is on the cusp of making the big leagues.
Seth Rosin, who the Phils acquired in the Hunter Pence trade, will play in the Eastern League All-Star game.
Federal authorities on Thursday accused the Reading Parking Authority in southeastern Pennsylvania of discriminating against Hispanic employees by ignoring years’ worth of ethnic slurs and threats made against them by co-workers and supervisors.
Phillies second baseman Chase Utley will begin a rehab assignment in Reading on Wednesday, the team announced.
There are a lot of great children’s books in the app store, but if you’re looking for something else to add to your kid’s digital bookshelf, Out of the Question is worth a look.
When school is over, learning shouldn’t stop and the best way to learn and have fun is joining a summer reading program. The Philadelphia Free Library offers several options.
Philadelphia had the strongest growth in Pennsylvania, at 1.4 percent, or just over 21,600.
Police are searching for a suspect after a worker at a corner store was doused with gasoline and set on fire in Reading.
In Philadelphia, over half a million adults lack the knowledge, skills, and credentials they need to get a job. They lost their jobs to changes in industry in this new, knowledge-based economy.