| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Feb 13, 2014
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...
| Feb 16, 2014
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...
| Mar 11, 2013
Allentown is the third largest city in Pennsylvania and is an ideal place to do business. The city is the seat of Lehigh County, which was recently named one of the top 10 counties in the United States for attracting future growth and investment.
| Mar 11, 2013
For the past 15 years, it has been my honor to preside over the fastest growing Chamber of Commerce in the United States. Serving 800 members in 1998 when I began this journey through today, we now close in on 6,000 members strong, and there is no doubt...
| Mar 11, 2013
People still look at me funny when I say Rodale is headquartered in the Lehigh Valley. Sometimes I'll say Emmaus, sometimes Allentown or Bethlehem. But unless they are longtime organic gardeners or farmers, in which case Emmaus (the birthplace of the...
| Jan 14, 2013
The director of a Lehigh Valley music venue has been honored by the American Association of University Women for the programs that promote the group’s mission of equity for women and girls through advocacy, education and research. Sheila Evans,...
| Nov 1, 2013
Meet the four author/illustrators featured in Allentown Museum's new exhibit at the museum's "Fall Festival: Worlds of Wonder" Sunday. Admission to the museum is free during the festival from noon-4 p.m. Explore the world of children’s graphic...