| Sep 28, 2014
| 2:28 PM
Your 6-year-old’s attention span seems to be getting shorter and shorter. Can you help with specific exercises or activities?
Parents panel advice:
“Have a quick chat with the teacher to see if your kid’s attention span is atypical...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 7:45 AM
Remember how history class at the start of every school year began with the American Revolution and the Declaration of Independence? Some of it has long since blurred; some of it is fable. (See Question 11.) If you wanted to see the Declaration of...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 9:11 PM
Anthony Stolarz may be the top goalie prospect in the Philadelphia Flyers system, but he knows the reality of where he is right now.
The 20-year-old from Jackson, N.J., is the No. 2 goalie for the Lehigh Valley Phantoms, playing behind veteran Rob Zepp,...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 1:30 PM
The Crowded Kitchen Players is back in the Lehigh Valley after seven years in Quakertown, but is still up to its old tricks. Really old, in this case.
"The Brothers Tortellini," an original play that takes place in 254 BC, is based on "The Brothers...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 3:18 PM
Bells have long been expected to alert listeners that something is happening. Yet they are frequently valued not only for their sound, but as quiet icons of remembrance. Silent bells can ring loudly in our imaginations.
Historically, and into the...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 7:24 PM
When Zion's Reformed United Church of Christ was turned into a hospital for the injured and dying during the American Revolution, parishioners learned the true meaning of hospitality. Today, the "Liberty Bell Church" still prides itself on its hospitality...
| 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
| 2:38 PM
The Southern Lehigh School Board has come up with an option for registering children in its Spanish-Immersion Program.
Under the an idea suggested by Vice President William Lycett, registration would take place online, with parents completing multiple...
| 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...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 12:58 PM
For 40 years, Bob Hieronimus' mural has stood watch over the Charles North community, its depictions of an American eagle, the great seal of the United States and Baltimore's Battle Monument serving as a constant in the evolving neighborhood. Now, a new...