| Oct 9, 2014
| 5:01 PM
Years from now, the transformation of downtown Allentown that started with the PPL Center at Seventh and Hamilton streets may be something taken for granted.
But the photographs of Theo Anderson are a reminder of what went into the gleaming glass-and-...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 6:36 PM
SAVORY BENEFIT: ProJeCt of Easton's annual Simply Savory fundraiser will be 5:30-9:30 Monday at the Hampton Inn on Route 248 to benefit the agency whose services include a food pantry, emergency services and youth development and literacy programs....
| Oct 4, 2014
| 6:36 PM
For centuries, artists have incorporated the written word into their art. Robert Indiana, one of the original American Pop artists, made them the focus of his artistic career.
Today, Indiana's words are some of the most recognizable in the world. His...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 3:18 PM
As he sits in his office in the Baum School of Art in Allentown, surrounded by 50 of his works waiting to be hung in the gallery, Rudy Ackerman admits he hasn't strayed far from his roots.
"I am a home boy," he says. "As a kid I lived five blocks away."...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 5:48 AM
If you’ve been thinking about taking the family to check out one of the Lehigh Valley’s local museums, there’s no better day than Saturday.
Entrance to 11 Lehigh Valley museums will be free Saturday as part of Museum Day Live!...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 7:25 PM
If you've been thinking about taking the family to check out one of the Lehigh Valley's local museums, there's no better day than Saturday.
Entrance to 11 Lehigh Valley museums will be free Saturday as part of Museum Day Live! hosted by Smithsonian...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 6:01 AM
Have you been thinking about visiting one of the Lehigh Valley's museums with the family?
You can get in to 11 Lehigh Valley-area museums for free Saturday as part of Museum Day Live! hosted by Smithsonian magazine.
Participating for the first time...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 6:58 PM
To many in the Lehigh Valley, Greg Weaver was a local art hero. The painter, sculptor and printmaker, who died 20 years ago on Nov. 14, 1994, left behind a large body of work, an unforgettable style and an enduring impact on local arts and artists....
| Aug 17, 2014
•Winterthur Mansion/Longwood Gardens, Downton Abbey exhibit, Dec. 4. $82. Parkland Garden Club, Marie, 610-769-5553.
•Broadway, choice of "Les Miserables," $150, or "Kinky Boots," $160. Sept. 10. Lehigh Valley Active Life,...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 6:48 PM
Will Allentown's newest attraction freeze out one of its oldest?
For years, Miller Symphony Hall has leased the parking garage at Sixth and Linden streets for the use of its patrons — many of whom are older and need to park close to the...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 2:55 PM
My friends at the Allentown Parking Authority are right. Parking downtown should be based on a first-come, first-served basis.
And Miller Symphony Hall, the Allentown Art Museum and the Baum School of Art were there first.
When private investors...