| Feb 22, 2014
| 1:49 PM
French fry lovers rejoice! The Lehigh Valley's first Checkers have opened within months of each other, allowing customers to "feast on" in Allentown and Bethlehem.
The greasy-spoon section of Allentown's South Fourth Street got even greasier thanks to...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 11:14 AM
French fry lovers rejoice! The Lehigh Valley’s first Checkers have opened within months of each other, allowing customers to “feast on” in Allentown and Bethlehem.
The greasy-spoon section of Allentown’s South Fourth Street got...
| Feb 7, 2014
Re "CVS' halt on tobacco wins praise," Business, Feb. 6
The following sign was posted in a small drugstore: "Dear Customers, As we are in business for your health, we no longer sell cigarettes."
The year was 1964. I was 13 years old and had helped...
| Feb 7, 2014
Re "The rights of the religious," Editorial, Feb. 4
The Times rightly defends but wrongly interprets a federal law that forbids the government from imposing "substantial burdens" on the exercise of religious convictions and requires federal officials to...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 1:33 PM
A vehicle crashed into a CVS pharmacy in downtown Baltimore Friday morning, injuring three people.
An accident between a white 2003 Mercury Mountaineer and a 2005 Crown Victoria propelled the SUV completely inside the store, which is located in the...
| Sep 15, 2013
Would you be willing to share with your employer how much you eat, drink, smoke or exercise? And would you be willing to make lifestyle changes in return for a break on the cost of your health insurance? The University of Minnesota offered such...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 6:00 AM
It's easy to feel overwhelmed by those endless rows of cosmetics at your local drugstore. The products are plentiful, peppering an expanse of shelves in a dizzying array of compacts, lip stains and neon-tube mascaras, all housed in tightly sealed...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 6:32 PM
"Good news — you've been accepted!" the letter says. "Get up to 75% off when you use these free cards at your favorite pharmacy!"
Enclosed are two plastic cards from National Prescription Savings Network that include personal "member...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 4:08 AM
Kristen Birstok insists she's not a hoarder.
"I am an extreme couponer," the Pembroke Pines mother of three says. "Some people see me clearing shelves and taking all the merchandise out of a store, but the customers always stop me and ask how to do it."...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 10:15 AM
A 535-unit live-work apartment complex that is being proposed for an entire downtown city block could become the largest residential development project Glendale has seen since a development boom took hold in the city.
The City Council is set to review...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 5:57 PM
The name of south Bethlehem's newest restaurant and nightclub says it all — Broadway Social. The 130-seat establishment, which opened Sept. 26 at 217 Broadway (former Firehouse bar), offers a chic space to wine, dine and yes, socialize.