| Jan 17, 2015
| 5:56 PM
Roberta Meek's memory of the day she met the man is fading.
It was 1965 or 1967. She was 9 years old or 11 years old. She and her father walked through a hotel lobby in Philadelphia, his big hand cradling her little one. She recognized a man striding...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 6:42 PM
When Muhlenberg College takes the mat Saturday, Jan. 17, at Kings Point for dual meets with McDaniel and Washington & Lee, it'll be the first time since the 2008-09 season the Mules will field a full 10-man lineup in a Centennial Conference meet.
| Jan 10, 2015
| 9:00 PM
When Heather Harlen's plucky heroine, Marina Konyeshna, wants to introduce a handsome Turkish stranger to the anthracite coal region, she takes him to a parish bingo game and feeds him pierogies and halushki made by church ladies.
Setting such scenes in...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 9:05 AM
COLUMBUS, Ohio U.S. states are renewing efforts to pass taxes on oil and gas extraction and, while falling energy prices may please consumers, drillers say it's the wrong time to raise their costs.
At least 17 states last year considered imposing or...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 9:00 PM
The profound philosopher Forrest Gump said in a famous movie: "Life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're going to get."
I was reminded of that this past Saturday after spending a week with family at Disney World, the self-proclaimed...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 7:01 AM
Palram Opens New Logistics Center
Palram Americas, a leading manufacturer of polycarbonate and PVC sheets, recently announced the completion of an 80,000 square foot logistics center positioned directly next door to their Americas headquarters in...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 8:52 PM
They're home for the holiday, and these funnymen are spreading good cheer.
The Christmas Comedy Cavalcade returns for the 6th year Friday to Rivals Sports Bar in Easton featuring headliner Chip Chantry, last year's winner of Philly's Funniest. Chantry,...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 5:43 AM
Blunt statements by Philadelphia's most powerful Democrat may signal trouble for Kathleen Kane, even as other Democrats publicly are noncommittal about their support for the embattled attorney general, political analysts say.
Two years into her term...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 3:27 PM
While much of the political world has already turned its attention squarely on 2016 and the drama that will accompany the election of the 45th president of the United States, 2015 promises to provide some political drama of its own, with Pennsylvania...
| 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 17, 2014
| 7:22 PM
The fairy tale that inspired the megahit animated film "Frozen" gets a unique treatment with life-size puppets, masks, original music and lots of theatrical effects from Philadelphia's Enchantment Theatre.
Hans Christian Andersen's "The Snow Queen"...