Spotlight On: Kari’s Cheesecakes & Bakery


A week ago I stopped by to meet Kari at Kari’s Cheesecakes and Bakery located in Bailey’s Plaza on Emilie Road. Since then I’m pretty sure that I’ve eaten more cheesecake and confections then I have my entire life. Seriously, I was a strange child that didn’t like sweets and have only recently developed a sweet tooth. Well, I’ve seen the light and am telling you that you need to stop by Kari’s charming Levittown bakery if you haven’t already.
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What’s That Noisy Bird’s Deal?


The weather is getting nicer and that means, like me, a lot of you are beginning to hear a nonstop, seemingly never-ending series of a dozen or so different bird whistles coming from somewhere around your house. If so, you have yourself a Northern Mockingbird friend, friend! And, hopefully you can appreciate their beautiful songs because they also tend to enjoy singing into the night. (click my pics for a super fancy version)
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Preventing Black Marks on the Walls from Your Baseboard Heaters

BaseboardHeaterGhostingECI Comfort recently received a call from a long-time Levittown customer in North Park that was concerned about black marks on the walls above his baseboard heaters while spring cleaning. This is referred to as ghosting or thermal tracking, which is a relatively common phenomenon that plagues both old and new construction. Here’s a look into the causes and some things you can do to prevent it.
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Know Your Local Wings: Bailey’s Bar & Grille


Our latest local wing article takes us to Bailey’s Plaza on Emilie Road where Bailey’s Bar and Grille, invites you to come for the wings and stay for the fun. Bailey’s wings have a solid reputation in Levittown and their all-you-can-eat wings Monday night special is legendary. We came for the wings, but retreated to review headquarters to show you what you can expect from a local favorite.
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Bolton Farm Cemetery: A Levittown Easter Egg


In pop culture speak, the term Easter egg represents some secret, little known, hidden object or event usually found in software and games. If Levittown has an “Easter egg” of its own it would be this hidden, historical gem located along Levittown Parkway in the Holly Hill section. Perhaps centuries old, this timeworn graveyard is home to the memorials of some of the Bolton Mansion’s earliest residents.
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Spotlight On: 2nd Chance Books


There’s nothing like the comfort of cozying up with a good book. Recently we stopped by to meet Dale at 2nd Chance Books, a gently used bookstore in the Penn Valley Shopping Center on New Falls Road that specializes in fiction, romance and children’s books. But, no matter your fancy, you’re bound to find a good book that deserves a second look…

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