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  • Day Trips from the Lehigh Valley

    DAY TRIPPIN' •"It's A Wonderful Life," Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre, lunch, Dec. 10. $70. St. John Fisher Seniors, Bill, 610-264-0920. •"Christmas Show," American Music Theatre, lunch at Shady Maple, Nov. 5. $95. Center orchestra seats. East...
  • Giant machines help South Florida dissect hurricanes

    Giant machines help South Florida dissect hurricanes
    Florida, the most storm-battered state in the nation, now is home to groundbreaking research that allows scientists to dissect the raw power of hurricanes. Both the University of Miami and Florida International University have built complexes that...
  • Hiking the Appalachian Trail through Lehigh Valley region

    Hiking the Appalachian Trail through Lehigh Valley region
    Leaving the security of home for the unpredictability of the outdoors isn't for everyone. But for those who love nature, the Appalachian Trail — showcasing breathtaking scenery from Georgia to Maine —is a "must do." Known as the "AT" and...
  • George Lucas lays out vision for his museum

    George Lucas lays out vision for his museum
    Ariel Investments president Mellody Hobson is the reason the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art will rise in her hometown rather than the hometown of its namesake, San Francisco. It was always assumed Hobson, who wed George Lucas last year, played a role....
  • Best bets for Oct. 18

    Best bets for Oct. 18
    Art Art Fallout: The fifth annual community event includes special exhibitions, interactive projects, open artists studios, live demonstrations, food trucks and pop-up cafes. Free shuttle buses will be running between downtown Fort Lauderdale's...
  • Probing the legacy of the motorcycle jacket

    Personal protection was the big attraction of the first motorcycle jackets, which early 20th-century riders donned as indispensable body armor. But despite the advantages of these full-length steerhide and horsehide coats in terms of function, it wasn't...
  • A family-friendly encounter with spirits in Easton

    A family-friendly encounter with spirits in Easton
    A mysterious washerwoman from the late 1800s has been said to haunt the Guard Lock No. 8 next to the Chain Dam in Glendon, about two miles west of Easton on the south side of the Lehigh Canal. "This woman would wash the clothes of canal boat families...
  • Orange County hands out $2 million in arts and cultural grants

    Orange County hands out $2 million in arts and cultural grants
    The Orange County Board of County Commissioners this week accepted the recommendations of the Arts & Cultural Affairs Advisory Board to provide $2,085,400 to a long list of arts organizations. The money comes from the Tourist Development Tax. About 2...
  • Washington: Tacoma museum to debut Western American art collection

    Washington: Tacoma museum to debut Western American art collection
    The Tacoma (Wash.) Art Museum debuts its new Western American art collection in November in a new wing that doubles its gallery space. The collection's 295 pieces, which spans two centuries, includes familiar artists such as Thomas Moran and Frederic...
  • George Lucas museum to feature more than 'Star Wars'

    George Lucas museum to feature more than 'Star Wars'
    Yes, “Star Wars” creator George Lucas is building a museum on Chicago's lakefront. But it will not be a “Star Wars” museum, the filmmaker said in Chicago Friday, calling that an idea that has been “blown all out of...
  • Families can find fun and science in Jacksonville

    Families can find fun and science in Jacksonville
    It takes a lot to entice me away from the boardwalk, fishing pier and 22 miles of beaches in Jacksonville, but there's an enormous city to explore beyond the sand. On a recent visit, I explored the hub of museums, restaurants and walkways along the Main...