| Mar 21, 2015
HERSHEY — With eight of a possible 16 teams being from District 12 (the Philadelphia Catholic and Public League) this PIAA basketball championship weekend at the Giant Center, there's a whole lot of griping going on among fans whose teams didn't...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 1:32 PM
Former Dieruff High, Kutztown University and Buffalo Bills star, and of course, newly-minted Pro Football Hall of Famer, Andre Reed will be back in the Lehigh Valley this weekend.
He will be the keynote speaker at Sunday night's Danny Khalouf Memorial...
| Mar 17, 2015
| 11:14 AM
The State Theatre will award a $1,500 cash prize to a Freddy Awards participating school to support its theatre program, thanks to new Freddy Awards sponsor Just Born Quality Confections, the makers of Peeps, Mike and Ike, Hot Tamales and Goldenberg's...
| Mar 17, 2015
| 7:40 PM
A provost from Western Illinois University, known for his success in retaining students, will be Kutztown University's new president.
Kenneth Hawkinson was unanimously approved as the school's 12th president Tuesday by the board of governors of the...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 8:33 PM
St. Patrick's Day is Tuesday. Here's a guide to how to get your Irish on in the Lehigh Valley.
•Coronation Dinner, honoring St. Patrick's Parade King and Queen Greg and Roey Ebert, 6 p.m. Friday, March 20, Agri-Plex at the Allentown...
| Mar 14, 2015
In 1991, Nima Hadian bought a used van and a cellphone, and single-handedly became the wholesale arm of his father's beer business, Shangy's The Beer Authority in Emmaus.
Today, 24 years later, Hadian owns Shangy's — the retail and wholesale...
| Mar 13, 2015
| 7:33 PM
HARRISBURG — Republicans who control the state House and Senate squawked while Democrats delivered lukewarm praise over Gov. Tom Wolf's proposed $33.8 billion budget, which raises a pile of taxes to fuel higher school funding and lower property...
| Mar 13, 2015
| 7:58 PM
The seventh annual State of the Lehigh Valley report tells the tale of two Lehigh Valleys.
One is mostly white and relatively affluent, secure professionally and happy with its quality of life. The other is composed largely of minorities who generally...
| Mar 12, 2015
| 6:15 PM
At least twelve candidates are running for five of the seats up for grabs for Allentown School Board.
For Bethlehem Area, nine candidates are running for five seats. In Easton Area, five candidates will make a run for four of the open seats on school...
| Mar 11, 2015
| 6:46 PM
What happens when you feel the world has left you behind and you're at a loss with all the changes around you?
Lawrence Fox has written a tongue-in-cheek and somewhat autobiographical comedy about "a poor schlepp who has lived in Bethlehem all his...
| Mar 6, 2015
| 5:22 PM
Alex Schmidt of Allentown, who won the 2014 National Middle School History Bee, will have the home advantage this year.
For the first time, the Pennsylvania history bee championship will be held in the Lehigh Valley. Dozens of students will be answering...