| 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...
| Nov 30, 2014
| 6:35 PM
Longtime U.S. Magistrate Judge Arnold C. Rapoport, who from a bench in Allentown presided over numerous high-profile cases for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, has died.
Rapoport, 83, an Allentown native, died Saturday at Kirkland Village,...
| 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....
| Jan 5, 2015
| 2:21 PM
A pair of Penn State offensive linemen have accepted invitations to the two most prestigious all-star contests, with guard Miles Dieffenbach heading to the 90th East-West Shrine Game and tackle Donovan Smith accepting the invite to become the third...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 11:38 AM
His friends call him "Captain Crunch."
Bill Dougherty set a goal for his 90th birthday: 1,000 stomach crunches. He was going to do them Saturday, his actual birthday, but Jan, his wife of 63 years, prevailed on him to wait a day or two. They had 46...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 12:19 PM
Former Liberty High and Muhlenberg College football standout Jason Brader has had a hand in the development of many of our area's best athletes ... from Danny Persa to Jarrod West to Devin Street to Kevin White to Matt McBride and many others.
| 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...