| Dec 22, 2014
| 7:30 PM
The Lehigh Valley Phantoms, the Eagles and Tom Petty have all graced the PPL Center in Allentown with appearances.
And now, high school seniors will take center stage.
Parkland High School will have its June 9 graduation ceremony at the PPL Center,...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 11:49 AM
A heroin addict who robbed two college students by pretending to be an Easton vice officer was sentenced Tuesday to a Northampton County drug treatment program.
Kenneth W. Olswfski, who has been in jail since his arrest this summer, will undergo...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 8:44 PM
Aretha Franklin's new album, "Aretha Franklin Sings the Great Diva Classics," released in October, is kind of an exercise in reverse.
Those "divas" whose songs Franklin sings — Adele, Alicia Keys and even the Supremes —...
| Dec 29, 2014
Even in dire and dreadful years like this one, the news always offers a few events capable of causing double-takes, spit-takes and the occasional bittersweet sigh.
Like that fellow with the dog poop, for instance. His name was Ken Guldin, and he got...
| Dec 31, 2014
| 10:12 AM
Robert E. Zoellner, namesake of Lehigh University's premier arts center and founder of Alpine Associates Advisors, a firm specializing in merger arbitrage, long and short equity trading and bankruptcy-related investments, has died. He was 82.
He died on...
| Jan 3, 2015
Kutztown University recently honored Professor Cheryl Hochberg, Dr. Todd Underwood and Dr. Adrienne Oakley, during the faculty recognition ceremony. Dr. Hochberg, chairperson of the Department of Fine Arts, received a Chambliss Faculty Research Award; Dr....
| Dec 31, 2014
| 6:53 PM
The New Year brings plenty of great classical music to our area, with some new twists to some old favorites. Aerialists will perform over the heads of symphony musicians in a sure-to-be-memorable concert, and dancers will take to the stage in two others....
| Dec 2, 2014
| 4:43 AM
Lehigh University’s Zoellner Arts Center didn’t want you to miss out on the 30-percent discount it gave for tickets to its shows in its 2014-15 season for Cyber Monday.
So it’s extended the deals.
Continuing through 11:59 p.m....
| Dec 9, 2014
| 3:07 PM
An public forum will be held at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 16 at Leithsville Banquet Hall in Hellertown to inform the Lower Saucon Township community about the PennEast Pipeline.
Speakers from a variety of positions in the Lehigh Valley will discuss human health...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 12:49 PM
A reconfigured league and a move up into the highest division in Southern California proved a challenge for the Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy volleyball team during the recently concluded 2014 season.
Yet, despite the obstacles, the Tologs found...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 1:38 PM
Projects like redeveloping the former Bethlehem Steel land or repairing Allentown's downtown or even keeping an agricultural area like Bushkill Township from being overrun by sprawl don't just happen, said Becky Bradley, executive director of the Lehigh...