| Sep 13, 2014
| 1:56 PM
The opportunity to unleash your imagination through the best in fantasy artwork this side of the Mississippi is back for a second year in Allentown Sept. 17-21.
It's IlluXCon 7, which calls itself the largest display of original imaginative realist...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 7:07 PM
Some 10,000 people streamed into downtown Allentown Friday night to see the Eagles play PPL Center's opening night, and, as local officials predicted, it wasn't a disaster.
Nearly everyone made it to the city's new arena on time to see Don Henley open...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 7:02 PM
Dig out that Keith Haring T-shirt, slip on your Vans and get on over to Cedar Beach this weekend for the new Allentown ArtsFest, which aims to mix skateboarding culture and street art with every other kind of art in a family-friendly atmosphere.
| Sep 9, 2014
| 2:58 AM
Thinking of catching a bite to eat at one of Allentown's downtown restaurants before the big Eagles concert Friday?
How's 3 p.m.? Too early?
By last weekend that was the latest pre-concert dinner reservation available at Hamilton Kitchen, the newly...
| Sep 1, 2014
| 10:27 AM
The Colony Meadery was recently awarded the first “Commercial Mead Maker of the Year” award at the Mead Free or Die competition held in New Hampshire. In addition to taking the top prize, the burgeoning Allentown meadery took home five of...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 8:16 AM
That darn Zambelli.
Since our last high school football Groller-Zambelli Challenge, I thought I was doing well.
Got to cover a Super Bowl, got inducted into the Dieruff Hall of Fame, got a special invite to dinner at Marco Andretti's house, got to...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 6:55 PM
Céad míle fáilte.
That means 100,000 welcomes in Irish, exactly what Bethlehem's Main Street is extending to the Celtic Classic and Highland Games as the festival spills into the historic downtown next month.
For the first time in its 27-year history,...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 5:51 PM
Beer connoisseurs, this one is for you.
Lehigh Valley Beer Week might not be until February, but the third annual "Be Our Brewer for a Day" Festival at Allentown Brew Works 3-6 p.m. Aug. 23 will give you a taste of what's to come.
| Aug 8, 2014
| 6:44 PM
Last fall, Lehigh Valley employers were feeling increasingly optimistic about the local economy.
But over the ensuing six months, the Kamran Afshar-Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce survey of Lehigh Valley businesses showed that optimism...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 9:01 AM
How about some Whiz wit your arena?
The developer behind much of the new construction in center city Allentown is courting the South Philadelphia-based Tony Luke's to open a shop in downtown Allentown.
A fast-growing brand familiar to fans who...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Tour guides not only should be knowledgeable but also able to convey information in a fun and engaging way. This skill comes more easily for some than others, but PA Brew Tours guide Tom Labanc has an ace up his sleeve decades of experience as a high...