| Feb 13, 2015
| 7:08 AM
Democrats will be heading to Philadelphia next year for their national convention to nominate the party's presidential candidate.
The decision announced Thursday will put Pennsylvania in the national spotlight as Democrats attempt to hold on...
| Feb 12, 2015
| 7:36 PM
Anyone who buys the shuttered A-Treat Bottling Co. could wind up acquiring more than just the building, the soda formulas and other assets.
The Lehigh County Authority has filed a lien demanding nearly $24,000 in unpaid water and sewer service bills from...
| Feb 11, 2015
| 6:12 PM
In a deal that promises to close a gaping hole in the Lehigh-Northampton Airport Authority's budget, a New York property developer has agreed to buy 260 acres of airport-owned land where it plans a FedEx distribution center.
The $9.9 million deal with...
| Feb 9, 2015
| 7:58 PM
— Building and operating the PennEast pipeline proposed to pass through Northampton County could bring considerable economic benefits to Pennsylvania and New Jersey, according to a study released Monday by the company.
Constructing the 114-mile...
| Feb 7, 2015
| 11:13 AM
The suggestion by Don Cunningham, CEO of Lehigh Valley Economic Development Corp., that A-Treat should be rebranded "as a new, hip, cool kind of soda" defeats the whole purpose of keeping A-Treat on the market. People love the soda as it is now and as...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 7:42 AM
I’m so stiff these days from snow-shoveling and falling on the ice that I can’t imagine myself twirling around the State Theatre stage, but as some of you know, I’ve agreed to participate in Dancing With the Lehigh Valley Stars, a...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 7:04 PM
Goodbye, A-Treat. Birthday parties and barbecues, field trips and family picnics won't be the same without you.
Those are the events where generations of Lehigh Valley residents learned to love the many varieties of soda produced in A-Treat's east...
| Jan 24, 2015
| 8:04 PM
FREE SYMPHONY TICKETS FOR STUDENTS
The Allentown Symphony Association is offering free tickets to Lehigh Valley students in grades 1-12 and college students up to age 25 with a student ID to orchestra concerts for the remainder of the 2014-15 season....
| Jan 23, 2015
| 3:08 PM
Lehigh Valley business leaders like to tout the region's status as an up-and-coming economy.
A new report suggests that when it comes to growth, it still has a way to go.
With $1 billion in new construction in the works, the Neighborhood Improvement...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 11:12 AM
One of my former colleagues sent me an email the other day about Lehigh Valley Trivia Quest, which went on sale this Christmas season and is a fundraiser for the Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce.
"Have you seen the new trivia game from the...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 5:33 PM
The polished French marble is still impressive and the crystal chandelier above the grand ballroom is a reminder of how elegant the Americus Center hotel once was, but some city leaders have begun to question whether the historic landmark can be saved....