| Aug 24, 2011
| 10:34 PM
"Nanotechnology," observes Colin Quinn at the start of his whip-smart Broadway solo show, "can stop a global plague. But we still need guards at the zoo."
As the Wednesday night audience at the Broadway Playhouse was first trying to follow that remark,...
| Sep 1, 2011
| 12:29 PM
The 31st annual Maugansville Pride Day will be Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Ruritan Park. Family, friends and neighbors will fill the park for a fun-filled day.
The event offers residents a way to show their pride in the community.
| Sep 29, 2011
| 5:38 PM
It's time for the Maugansville PTA's fall Wolfgang fundraiser.
The sale began Monday, Sept. 26 and runs through Monday, Oct. 17.
Orders will be available for pickup on Monday, Dec. 5, just in time for the holidays.
This is the largest fundraiser for...
| May 11, 2011
| 12:27 AM
It was most exciting to watch all the pomp of Will and Kate’s wedding.
The traditional ceremony and the prayers and scriptures used in the Abbey reminded me of the words spoken by the late Rev. E.W. Heckenberg, at my wedding nearly 56 years ago....
| Dec 10, 2011
| 5:49 PM
I hope you're ready for a heap of restaurant news … 'cause we're about to dig in!
First, Strange Brew Tavern opened days ago at the former Jelly Beans Southside Jam space at 1996 S. Fifth St., Allentown.
Owners upgraded the 6,000-square-foot...
| Dec 24, 2011
| 3:45 PM
'Tis the time of year for planning another round of New Year's resolutions.
It's a mere week away, so that may mean it's time to join a gym or perhaps take up yoga.
And — at least for the Lehigh Valley — there's a new concept called hot...
| Sep 1, 2012
| 5:23 PM
As promised last week, this Sunday's column continues the restaurant-watch theme.
Let's start with a piece of Allentown history that has shifted to south Bethlehem.
Downtown Allentown's long-standing Chinese restaurant House of Chen occasionally...
| Sep 8, 2012
| 5:57 PM
The loss of Paws to Tail in the Promenade Shops at Saucon Valley earlier this year left a void for those dog and cat owners depending on the shop for its natural, holistic and organic raw, dry and canned pet foods and treats.
Paws of Tail's former...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 6:03 PM
EAST HAVEN — The reality might be more complicated than the offensive remarks made by Mayor Joseph Maturo after the dramatic arrest by the FBI of four cops accused of abusing Latino residents.
Certainly, things are far worse than Maturo's...
| Sep 17, 2012
Like many people, the L.A. cops “End of Watch” star Michael Pena joined on ride-alongs couldn’t help but get a little excited around his famous co-star, Jake Gyllenhaal.
“It was kind of funny. Everybody’s like, ‘Jake!...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 3:32 PM
Indiana State Police destroyed a ton of meat and vegetables after stopping a truck in Clinton County Tuesday.
A sergeant stopped a truck for a federal motor carrier inspection on State Road 28 near Country Road 700 west around 3:20 p.m.