| Dec 8, 2014
| 8:24 AM
WATCH THIS: The Supreme Court rejects BP's Gulf Oil settlement appeal. Persistent local candymaker Just Born keeps trying to make Peeps a Christmas candy. You'll soon be able to have it your way, at a Pennsylvania McDonald's. Gas prices are at a four-year...
| Dec 8, 2014
Keep a watchful eye on Just Born this season.
The family-owned Bethlehem candy maker has sent its Minions on a mission to find their way into your Christmas stocking.
Best known for Peeps, long an Easter basket staple, Just Born is boosting its...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 9:51 AM
Historic Union Station overflowed with holiday cheer and sweet treats for the World of Chocolate's Winter Gala presented by the AIDS Foundation of Chicago on Dec. 4. For this 13th annual event, more than 1,100 guests enjoyed tasty samplings from 22...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 7:30 AM
You thought Peeps were just for Easter? Not in Bethlehem, Pa., where for the sixth year the big Peeps Chick will drop on New Year's Eve to welcome in 2015. Sort of.
The Chick stands in for the sticky marshmallow confections found in Easter baskets since...
| Dec 14, 2014
| 8:43 PM
The holidays are nearly upon us and soon the kids will be home from school. It's a pretty long stretch, with the vacation running until Jan. 5 for many schools.
So what does a parent do when the children become restless?
Here are five ideas:
| Dec 25, 2014
Yep, it's Christmas Day. All that planning has paid off in good times with family and friends. But now, if you haven't already, you gotta think about the next big calendar event — New Year's Eve. That's where we come in. Whether you're looking for...
| Dec 28, 2014
New Year's Eve isn't just for adults. Some of the biggest events in the Lehigh Valley are mostly for kids. Some are early so little ones can get to bed while others continue until midnight and kids with more stamina can hang with their parents. Here's our...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 9:00 AM
WATCH THIS: Keurig Green Mountain brews deal with Dr. Pepper in which consumers soon will be able to make their soda at home. Local steakhouse dispute has Promenade Shops seeking back rent, balance of money from its lease with Shula's at the Center Valley...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 3:50 PM
WASHINGTON — A spoonful of sugar is known to help the medicine go down, but can it also help smooth tensions in the U.S. Senate?
Some lawmakers seem to think so, and a 50-year tradition of ensuring that sweet treats are within easy reach of...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 11:02 AM
Even Scrooge wouldn’t pass up this bright and bountiful bash.
Downtown Bethlehem is a magical destination any time of year, but especially so during the holiday season. It’s a Dickensian mix of glowing streetlights, bricks and cobblestone,...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 2:26 PM
The days are getting shorter, pumpkin spice lattes have returned and grocery stores across America are stocking up on those weird decorative gourds. Halloween is approaching.
As they pick out their costumes, the estimated 41 million children of trick-...