| Feb 27, 2015
| 4:51 PM
The Lehigh Valley has a plenty of places to buy delicious Easter candy — it is the home of Peeps, after all.
But some people just like to make their own Easter confections, and give it as gifts to family and friends. For some people, that bit of...
| 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...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 6:50 AM
Oreo's latest twist on its best-selling cookie: a red velvet makeover in time for Valentine's Day.
The latest limited edition Oreos, with red cookies and cream cheese-flavored filling, are set to hit shelves in early February. The red velvet variety...
| 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-...
| 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...
| Oct 18, 2014
| 7:39 PM
CITY OF ALLENTOWN will hold a public meeting at 5 p.m. Oct. 21 in the public hearing room of the Lehigh County Government Center, Seventh and Hamilton streets. Discuss and explore options for land use and transportation alternatives. Info:...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 6:16 PM
The labels plastered on 50 or so large red buckets that lined a Southern Lehigh High School hallway this week seemed ominous.
“OPEN ONLY IF A LOCK-DOWN SITUATION HAS OCCURRED and IF DEEMED NECESSARY.”
At first, district officials, who were...