| 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...
| 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....
| Oct 25, 2014
| 7:05 PM
More than two decades of activism over Pennsylvania's barbaric tradition of pigeon shoots did not end with a victory dance last Monday.
It ended with House Bill 1750, which last week won 36-12 approval in the state Senate, safely buried in the House...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 3:02 AM
Despair over the character and behavior of each generation of students is well attested throughout history, beginning about 4,000 years ago. An Egyptian scribe lambasted his generation's schoolboys: "… thou forsakest writing! Thou givest thyself...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 8:43 PM
In the 17th congressional district, which slices through historically Democratic areas that include parts of the Lehigh Valley, Democratic Congressman Matt Cartwright is facing a challenge from a conservative-leaning doctor operating on a shoestring...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 5:16 PM
The book of the cult classic "Anyone Can Whistle" may be a bit muddled, but Stephen Sondheim's music soars at the hands of the talented performers in the Muhlenberg College production of the seldom-produced musical.
The 50-year-old musical that takes on...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 4:26 PM
An award-winning cellist joins an award-winning orchestra for an award-worthy program of music by Beethoven, Elgar and Sierra this weekend at Miller Symphony Hall.
Matt Haimovitz will team up with the Allentown Symphony Orchestra in Elgar's celebrated...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 6:35 PM
Incumbent Gov. Tom Corbett has sliced into Democrat Tom Wolf's lead with the help of his own party and growing fear over Wolf's income tax plan, according to a new Morning Call/Muhlenberg College Poll.
The poll, released Friday, shows Wolf up 12...
| Nov 1, 2014
| 6:28 PM
YOUTH NEEDED FOR MUHLENBERG MUSICAL
Three boys and three girls are needed for the Muhlenberg College Department of Theatre and Dance's "Street Scene" musical.
Auditions will be held by appointment only. Rehearsals begin mid-January.