| Jun 13, 2012
| 12:25 PM
Both of Pennsylvania's U.S. Senators were active Wednesday in the debate over a new federal farm bill.
Republican Sen. Pat Toomey weighed in on the floor of the Senate in favor of an amendment he sponsored with New Hampshire Democrat Jeanne Shaheen,...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 6:11 PM
One thing about the weather: We haven't figured out how to control it, so you never know what's going to be emanating from the heavens on any given holiday. Easter's no exception. We've turned blue (nearly) in Massachusetts in our new bonnets, light...
| Mar 23, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Between the chocolate eggs, the pastel fashions and the flowers, American consumers are going to spend $16.8 billion on celebrating Easter Sunday on April 8. And that doesn’t even include paying for increasingly expensive gasoline to get to church....
| Feb 28, 2013
| 7:17 AM
Love them or hate them, Peeps are popping.
Fluffy little sugar-coated marshmallow critters, around since the 1950s, are no longer merely an Easter-basket staple. They're cultural touchstones, with fan clubs, a clothing line and even a store devoted to...
| Mar 31, 2013
| 9:42 AM
The sixth annual Peep Show at Carroll County Arts Center, 91 W. Main St., Westminster, will be open for viewing March 31, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. 410-848-7272.
Taneytown Library, 10 Grand Drive, Taneytown,...
| May 23, 2013
| 7:13 AM
Disputes over the government's sugar program break down regionally rather than politically. It pits lawmakers from states like Pennsylvania where candy making is big business against those from states where sugar is grown.
Helping to lead the candy...
| Sep 13, 2011
Join Cops 'n' Kids Literacy Program as it celebrates the fifth anniversary of the Lehigh Valley Cops ‘n’ Kids Reading Room and the distribution of more than 400,000 free books with an open house from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday in room 403 of the...
| Nov 21, 2011
Just Born of Bethlehem has announced its first “Deck The Peeps” Holiday Art Contest. Kids who have honed their Peeps sculpting talents on the Peeps Fest Lehigh Valley Scholastic Diorama Competition the past two years can enter this new...
| Mar 20, 2012
With Easter earlier this year, holiday activities are kicking off this weekend with Easter Bunnies at the mall, egg hunts and breakfasts with the bunny. Here's a rundown of what's going on. Photos with the Easter Bunny: March 23-April 7, 11 a.m.-8 p.m.,...
| Apr 3, 2012
Q: For Easter, I have always made my children a basket filled with small toys, fruit and other fun healthy snacks and just one piece of candy and my kids enjoy this tradition. We have recently moved close to our in-laws who always give their grandchildren...
| Apr 6, 2012
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