| Aug 12, 2013
| 10:09 AM
It was in 1762 that a little settlement of 12 cabins, which founder William Allen called "Northampton Towne," became officially registered as a location after a storekeeper there gave birth. And it was John Adams who passed through it as a small farming...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 11:30 AM
Antonio Salemme Foundation – this art gallery at 542 Hamilton St., Allentown, presents arts events throughout the year. Find more at www.antoniosalemme.org/foundation.php.
Art in the Park – this long-time favorite brought to...
| May 16, 2013
| 1:04 PM
BAKERSFIELD -- About a dozen people gathered in front of the Kern County Superior Court building Thursday morning to protest the death of David Sal Silva, the man who died less than hour after he was beaten by Kern County sheriff's deputies last week....
| Jun 10, 2013
| 7:45 AM
Thanks to 3D printing, American society may be about to boldly go where no one has gone before.
A Johns Hopkins scientist is seeking to adapt the technology to grow human jaw bones — potentially revolutionizing implant procedures. A Halethorpe...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 9:36 AM
Americans awoke to the sound of one hand clapping on Tuesday. While local governments were open for business, the other hand, the federal government, was largely unavailable because of a partial shutdown that began at midnight.
The full impact of the...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 8:07 AM
As the nation entered Day 2 of a federal government shutdown, national parks in California were clearing out the last of their visitors, with the gates locking behind them.
The National Park Service operates 26 parks and other landmarks in California...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Congratulations to Matt Roath and all involved in the Autumnfest downtown Perryville this past weekend. Everything was terrific. We really enjoyed the beer garden that was hosted by Prost Restaurant. This event will continue to be a big tradition in...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Fake driver's licenses have long been considered the holy grail of underage youth — many have been brazenly handed over to liquor store cashiers in the quest for alcohol.
While that practice persists despite crackdowns, fraudulent IDs can...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 10:08 PM
There's a popcorn shop in downtown Chicago that generates long tourist lines, and most locals, like me, don't get it. I don't think the popcorn is better than at any other place that puts a little effort into its popcorn, and if your time in Chicago is...
| Mar 23, 2014
| 8:20 AM
If you also happened to be stuck behind the world’s most infuriating stretch-limo driver on the 395 exit to Biscayne before the Miley Cyrus show in Miami Saturday night, it was hard not to be enchanted by the nearby sight of the Adrienne Arsht...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 7:41 AM
Planning for new gas tax dollars, Pennsylvania has put its roadwork plans back on track, which could mean smoother transportation in the future for Lehigh Valley businesses ... Nobody bakes a cake as tasty as a Tastykake, and they've now been baking...