| Nov 25, 2014
| 11:24 AM
Have you ever imagined an iron kettle when it’s squeezed? In the case of the Salvation Army’s annual Red Kettle Campaign, the pressure is not so much on the exterior of the container but on what goes inside.
“Donations have been down...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 9:28 AM
Baum School of Art Holiday Gift Gallery: Work by area artists and artisans. Reception 6-8 p.m. Dec. 10. Through Dec. 19. Baum School of Art, 510 Linden St., Allentown, 610-433-0032. http://www.baumschool.org.
A Brandywine Christmas: Holiday...
| Nov 16, 2014
| 8:57 PM
On the same day the Muhlenberg men's soccer team advanced to the "Sweet 16" of the NCAA Division III Tournament, one Mule team and one Mule individual found out that they too would get to compete in the national championships.
The Muhlenberg football...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 5:21 PM
Muhlenberg coach Mike Donnelly has family from western New York.
They recently shared photos showing how several feet of snow from a storm earlier this week completely blocked the view from a sliding glass door.
Come Saturday, Donnelly and Co. are...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 6:12 PM
It pays to be on the payroll of Pennsylvania state government.
An automatic 1.6 percent cost-of-living increase will boost salaries of lawmakers, judges, the governor and his cabinet. That means the base salary in one of the nation's largest state...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 2:37 PM
If you're a black or Latino living in the Lehigh Valley, you probably make less money, probably don't own a home, are less likely to go to college and banks are less likely to give you credit, compared to your white neighbors.
Those findings in a study...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 8:27 AM
From the Fabulous '40s through the Swinging '60s to now, Pop Art's style has endured.
Earlier this year, the Allentown Art Museum explored the beginning of Pop Art's story in "British Pop Art Prints," which revealed how American Pop Art grew from a...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 1:09 PM
Two of Bucks County's oldest community banks are joining forces.
Privately held First Federal of Bucks County, based in Bristol, and First Savings Bank of Perkasie announced Wednesday that they plan to combine to create a new and as-yet-unnamed bank with...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 8:34 PM
For three months, embattled Attorney General Kathleen Kane and her staff have said sexually explicit emails shared among state employees did not involve images or videos depicting child pornography.
But on national television Tuesday night, Kane told a...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 6:39 PM
The unknown is a terrifying thing. Most of us like to have a plan, a specific set of steps to follow as we navigate through life. We run from the unexpected. We detest the unpredictable.
Not Sarah Carlson. Carlson, founder of Allentown's DanceLink, will...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 5:51 PM
A debate between Matt Cartwright and David Moylan over the 17th District congressional seat airs on PBS39 twice this weekend.
The hourlong forum airs at 5 a.m. Saturday and at 11 a.m. Sunday. It was shown live Tuesday from PBS39 studios in Bethlehem....