| Mar 28, 2014
| 3:03 PM
Nominations are trickling in for my Hall of Fame of the area's most colorful characters and for the Mount Rushmore of the four greatest Hall of Famers.
I have developments to report, including an expansion of the original request. More on that in a...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 7:16 PM
The fifth annual Andre Reed Celebrity Golf Classic on Monday at Lehigh Country Club attracted 35 celebrities, the majority of them former NFL stars.
But one of the most popular and recognizable celebs on hand was someone who has made his mark behind the...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 10:00 PM
So what's it like to be a fan of the Lehigh Valley IronPigs, the Triple-A affiliate of the Philadelphia Phillies? For starters, the team name may sound unusual--but then again, so is the superior way it treats people at the ballpark. Just ask Mike...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 1:53 PM
Muhlenberg College held graduation ceremonies May 18. Area graduates include:
Brian Borosky, Bethlehem, summa cum laude, Bachelor of Arts in English with a minor in Creative Writing.
Ramzy Burns, New Tripoli, summa cum laude, Bachelor of Science in...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 9:00 PM
This article was originally published in June 1994 for the 50th anniversary of D-Day.
At 12:32 a.m. on June 6, 1944, the sixth year of World War II, most residents of the Lehigh Valley were probably sleeping, or trying to sleep.
| Mar 4, 2014
| 3:06 AM
The Doctor is in.
"A grand slalom-like drive in the dark through the Rocky Mountains was the weekend routine for my then-new boyfriend Fred in the winter of our courtship," wrote Sue Lucrezi of Lower Saucon Township.
"After working 60+ hours a week as...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 5:55 PM
Leanna Tallamy can move a large bale of hay and toss a bag of corn with ease.
She never realized how much she missed life on the family farm in Wantage Township, N.J., until she could not make it home for the family-run rodeo in October 2011.
| Feb 3, 2014
| 10:33 AM
"I can't believe this," said Neil Greenbaum, waving the newspaper at his wife. "They're starting another big push for this stupid Hamilton Crossings scheme in Lower Macungie Township."
"Coooostco," said his wife.
"Who in his right mind would offer tax...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 6:30 AM
The six members of "Team Oscar" have been unveiled, with all of them set to deliver Oscar statuettes to the presenters at the March 2 Oscarcast.
The six, chosen via a college search, were announced on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" by the Oscar host, along...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 8:06 AM
Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane is possibly eyeing Pat Toomey's U.S. Senate seat in 2016, but on Friday the two politicians will hold a joint event in Harrisburg to highlight Toomey-sponsored legislation to protect children from sexual...
| May 6, 2014
The Lehigh Valley Audubon Society's second edition of "Birds of the Lehigh Valley and Vicinity" is now available, and the updated version includes 120 wonderful color photos of some of the most commonly observed birds in the region.
These photos will...