| May 28, 2014
A Valley magician known for levitating above the marquee of the State Theatre in Easton did not have his audition aired Tuesday on “America’s Got Talent,” when the show returned for its ninth season. David Caserta, a Walnutport native...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 2:01 PM
Although his levitating trick was featured prominently in "America's Got Talent" TV ads for this season, David Caserta's audition never aired during the show.
A magician known for levitating above the marquee of the State Theatre in Easton, Caserta says...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 8:40 PM
Roland Dedekind lives in a cozy ranch house in Center Valley with his wife, Phyllis, and a couple of small, sweet dogs. One of the dogs is named Gulley after a character in "The Horse's Mouth," a novel-made-movie about a somewhat disreputable artist named...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 3:03 PM
Nominations are trickling in for my Hall of Fame of the area's most colorful characters and for the Mount Rushmore of the four greatest Hall of Famers.
I have developments to report, including an expansion of the original request. More on that in a...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 3:06 AM
The Doctor is in.
"A grand slalom-like drive in the dark through the Rocky Mountains was the weekend routine for my then-new boyfriend Fred in the winter of our courtship," wrote Sue Lucrezi of Lower Saucon Township.
"After working 60+ hours a week as...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 5:55 PM
Leanna Tallamy can move a large bale of hay and toss a bag of corn with ease.
She never realized how much she missed life on the family farm in Wantage Township, N.J., until she could not make it home for the family-run rodeo in October 2011.
| Feb 3, 2014
| 10:33 AM
"I can't believe this," said Neil Greenbaum, waving the newspaper at his wife. "They're starting another big push for this stupid Hamilton Crossings scheme in Lower Macungie Township."
"Coooostco," said his wife.
"Who in his right mind would offer tax...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 6:30 AM
The six members of "Team Oscar" have been unveiled, with all of them set to deliver Oscar statuettes to the presenters at the March 2 Oscarcast.
The six, chosen via a college search, were announced on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" by the Oscar host, along...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 8:06 AM
Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane is possibly eyeing Pat Toomey's U.S. Senate seat in 2016, but on Friday the two politicians will hold a joint event in Harrisburg to highlight Toomey-sponsored legislation to protect children from sexual...
| May 6, 2014
The Lehigh Valley Audubon Society's second edition of "Birds of the Lehigh Valley and Vicinity" is now available, and the updated version includes 120 wonderful color photos of some of the most commonly observed birds in the region.
These photos will...
| May 9, 2014
| 2:07 PM
Gov. Tom Corbett is airing a TV ad right now in which every claim about his opponent and himself is ridiculously misleading or outright false.
The state Republican Party just sent out a flier that repeats the same goofy distortions.
The use of...