| 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 6, 2014
| 6:07 PM
With half a billion dollars in new construction already underway, and glittering new glass and steel structures stretching skyward, it might seem a bit late for Allentown to be developing an urban design and development plan.
That puck is already in...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 1:29 PM
Get insight into two exhibits at the Allentown Art Museum Sunday, Aug. 3 and 10, from two "Distinguished Lecturers."
At 1 p.m. Aug. 3, Donato Giancola, an artist whose work has graced book covers for "The Lord of the Rings," talks about how and why...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 3:26 PM
In early April of this year Charles Froom got a phone call at his Reigelsville home. His help was needed immediately. David Mickenberg, the new director of the Allentown Art Museum of the Lehigh Valley, had an emergency.
A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 3:26 PM
Riegelsville has a population of fewer than 900 but nestled in the teeny Bucks Country community is a world-class operation.
The father/son team of John Poole and John Poole Jr. run Corinth Films, a distributor of classic cinema and new theatrical...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 12:21 PM
It's the first Saturday of the month, which means you can visit the Allentown Art Museum for free with an ID and a Bank of America credit or debit card.
Admission is normally $12.
Also, a summer promotion starts Sunday, offering free admission through...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 6:41 AM
Arts, fashion and fun in Allentown
Students at The Baum School of Art’s Summer Art Camps and The Fashion Academy will have a blast this summer while learning how to create art and fashion. One-week and two-week camps run from June 16 to Aug.15....
| Mar 13, 2014
| 6:13 PM
Q: Heads-up to a problem that has great potential for a nasty accident. My 4-year-old granddaughter is a member of Parkettes and attends on Saturday mornings. Clearly people need to heed the crosswalk and the extremely battered and worn sign to stop for...
| Feb 16, 2014
| 9:22 PM
It's a good feeling when you see a great idea grow. I'm talking about the Hope & Healing Juried Art Show for High School & College Students, which is now going on its fourth year. I had the privilege of covering each of its renditions, and the concept has...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 4:22 AM
There may be snow on the ground but nothing warms the soul like an afternoon of storytelling. Settle in and get ready to laugh as storyteller Karen Maurer spins yarns with a humorous bent at 2 p.m. Sunday at Godfrey Daniels in Bethlehem. Maurer, who...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 4:23 AM
Some of the youngest performers in the Lehigh Valley will take the stage Sunday when Civic Theatre holds its inaugural “Broadway Kids” production. A dozen young performers, ages 9 to 13, some of whom have graced local and even Broadway stages,...