| Oct 15, 2014
| 6:31 PM
After seeing demand spike over the summer, the Allentown Rescue Mission has added 18 beds to its shelter for homeless men this fall — increasing its capacity by nearly 38 percent.
That brings the total number of beds to 66 in advance of what...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 7:57 AM
Musikfest's rich musical diversity includes a diverse program of classical concerts Aug. 4-8.
Concerts include purely classical, crossover, fusion and alternative repertoire on a wide range of instruments. As in previous years, the classical concerts...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 6:13 PM
There were blueberries aplenty at Historic Bethlehem's Blueberry Festival on Saturday, but there were also hammocks, and these whispered fetchingly of summer leisure.
Blue hammocks, red hammocks, white hammocks, rainbow hammocks. Of the vendors at the...
| Jun 22, 2014
| 10:00 PM
The images that come to mind when we think of Independence Day are wrapped in patriotism and healthy doses of red, white and blue. After all, standard Fourth of July fare includes Uncle Sam, marching bands, American flags, a good cover band and anything...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 6:06 PM
What a day to meet a dowser. The clouds were high and bulky, the sun was hot and the Kutztown Folk Festival loudspeakers were pumping out the classics:
"In heaven there is no beer, that's why we drink it here…"
"I don't want her, you can...
| Jun 30, 2011
There are outdoor summer festivals and then there's the Kutztown Folk Festival.
The annual event, held each year in the Pennsylvania town that bears its name, is larger than life in every which way. It attracts around 150,000 visitors each year. It's...
| Jul 9, 2011
| 7:32 PM
People usually pack a few dollars when heading to the Kutztown Folk Festival so they can fill up on funnel cakes, barbecue and birch beer. But those who bring their checkbooks aren't there to sample the Pennsylvania Dutch delicacies.
They come for the...
| May 24, 2012
| 10:22 AM
For single seniors. Get together with others to attend events, shop, go sightseeing, dine out and more. 301-596-6385.
The Bain Center
5470 Ruth Keeton Way, Columbia. 410-313-7213.
•Acting Up! Most Tuesdays, 10:30 a.m. A theater club...