Life


SummerReads-Thrillers-FeatureImage
The Keystone’s Summer Reading: Thrillers

It’s hard to imagine any state has produced as many great thriller writers as Pennsylvania has. Take a look at some books that will keep you turning the page. And keeping the light on.

(Keystone Graphic/Morgaine Ford-Workman)
The Keystone’s Summer Reading: Biographies

If you’re looking for a biography about or by a famous Pennsylvanian, you’re in luck. The state has produced so many interesting people and great writers that you could fill a whole bookcase with good entries.

(Keystone Graphic/Morgaine Ford-Workman)
The Keystone’s Summer Reading: The Classics

Looking for something to read? Our state has a rich literary history, from Louisa May Alcott to August Wilson. Check out some of the state's best classics.

(Keystone Graphic/Morgaine Ford-Workman)
The Keystone’s Summer Reading: Some Light Reads

Check out these light reads from celebrated Pennsylvania authors.

FILE - In this Feb. 2, 2020, file photo, Groundhog Club co-handler Al Dereume holds Punxsutawney Phil, the weather prognosticating groundhog, during the 134th celebration of Groundhog Day on Gobbler's Knob in Punxsutawney, Pa. Due to safety precautions regarding COVID-19 transmission, the Punxsutawney Groundhog Club has said there will be no public attendance for the 2021 event. However, the club's inner circle will make the trek to Gobblers Knob on Tuesday, Feb. 2, for the 135th celebration that will be broadcast via television, internet and live-streamed. (AP Photo/Barry Reeger, File)
Looking for 2021 Groundhog Day Info? We Got You, Babe

Ordinarily thousands would gather at Gobbler’s Knob in Punxsutawney, a town of about 6,000, to watch the groundhog predict the rest of winter. The pandemic has scuttled those plans.

Head to the Pittsburgh Botanic Gardens for some yoga.
Enjoy the Wonderful Winter of 2021 With These Fun (but Safe) Things to Do: Jan. 8-10

While events might look different during the coronavirus pandemic, there are plenty of ways to have fun on your own, or with the family or friends in your quarantine bubble.

Ring in the new year with some sparkling wines (Shutterstock)
Put Some Sparkle into Your New Year’s Eve with these Pennsylvania Sparkling Wines

If you want to support a local business during New Year's Eve, try a sparkling wine from a Pennsylvania winery.