| Jul 1, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Two action movies opened in U.S. theaters this past weekend. One of them -- which you may not have heard of, thanks to the Weinstein Co.'s criminally nonexistent marketing campaign -- is "Snowpiercer," Bong Joon-ho's marvelously imaginative dystopian...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Prior to his annual steak fry, retiring Sen. Tom Harkin (D-Iowa) said this about Hillary Clinton to Dan Balz of The Washington Post: "...she is much more progressive in her thoughts and her inclination than most people may think."
| Sep 16, 2014
| 2:47 PM
Liberals have embraced the word "progressive" because it sounds more forward-looking than "liberal," which has a track record voters periodically reject when the ideology doesn't live up to its declared goals (think Hubert Humphrey, George McGovern,...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 7:55 PM
A one-man play written and performed by Broadway actor Michael Milligan takes on the state of health care in the United States.
"Mercy Killers," at 4:30 p.m. Thursday and 7:30 p.m. Friday at Zoellner Arts Center, takes an unblinking look at the ends to...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 2:43 AM
Joseph Lawless was slumped over the wheel of his black Mercedes SUV when the Radnor patrolman rapped hard on the window.
It was 12:47 on a steaming Friday afternoon in July 2011. Eleven minutes before, the Villanova lawyer had bought a bottle of...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 9:01 PM
If your grades and SAT scores are less than stellar, you still have a shot at getting into Goucher College with a two-minute video.
Starting with applicants for next year's class, Goucher announced Thursday that it will give students the option of...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 1:30 PM
A Day To Remember's Parks and Devastation Tour arrives on the heels of a successful legal struggle to self-release their latest album, "Common Courtesy" (which has since gone on to sell more than 200,000 copies), several European appearances and the...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 6:32 PM
Saying new rules will make it more difficult for them to do business, a group of Allentown bail bondsmen is suing to stop the changes scheduled to go into effect next month.
The new Lehigh County Court rules would force bail bondsmen to place one...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Question: Does a board director of Homeowner Association "One" have the right to tell a condo owner in a completely different Homeowner Association "Two" not to let a neighbor into the unit because that neighbor is going to tell all of the other owners...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 9:32 AM
The final free Catasauqua Borough Park Summer Concert will feature rock band, Common Bond, at 7 p.m Aug. 29 in the park.
Guests are encouraged to bring picnics, blankets, chairs and beverages, the website said.
The amphitheater is at 501 American St....
| Aug 22, 2014
| 2:12 PM
Some friends have asked about my intentions for next April's election. As I've told them, I'm not seeking another term on the Board of Education. And I don't plan to submit my name for the interim appointment to the seat being vacated by my good friend...