| Aug 29, 2014
| 10:55 PM
Bethlehem got a little star power last year when actors Corbin Bernsen, Taylor Spreitler and friends scoured the city for spots to shoot their "passion project," a coming-of-age movie titled "Bethlehem."
They said they wanted authenticity and revised...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 3:01 PM
Finding a clown at the Allentown Fair shouldn't be hard, but Dapper Dan Bonner, as familiar a sight at those merry grounds as the Ferris Wheel and funnel cakes, proved surprisingly elusive Friday afternoon.
"I saw him out there a few minutes ago,"...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 4:10 AM
The roadside root beer stand's orange contours memorialize this venerated shrine to a different era.
Its fans make pilgrimages to this Stewart's franchise on Pulaski Highway, a truck-battered stretch of U.S. 40 in eastern Baltimore County, to recall the...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 7:00 AM
At the Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce this week, U.S. Labor Secretary Thomas Perez kicked off a cross-country, pre-Labor Day tour to champion higher minimum wages, higher-wage jobs and other causes in talks with employers, workers and local leaders....
| Aug 18, 2014
| 9:58 AM
Stone Brewing Co.'s new brewery, beer garden and distribution center won't be located in the Lehigh Valley.
The California craft brewer announced late last week that it has narrowed its choices for a new East Coast location to three...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 4:09 PM
Bethlehem officials are looking at tweaking the boundaries of a zone that offers lucrative tax incentives by swapping out a property that several developers covet with one that would be more attractive for redevelopment with the incentives.
| Aug 9, 2014
| 7:08 PM
Musikfest founder Jeff Parks has a confession: He doesn't like crowds.
But Parks, who has helped draw millions of people to Bethlehem, wore a big smile last week as he weaved his way through crowds at the annual free music festival.
Making his way...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 6:12 AM
The Moody Blues always was a thinking man's band – far more loved for its mystical lyricism and orchestral arrangements than for the visceral impact of its music.
So it should be no surprise that, as The Moodies observes its 50th anniversary this...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 7:04 PM
The early 20th-century Georgian mansion in Bethlehem Township's Housenick Park will be examined for restoration by the architectural firm that designed it.
The township commissioners voted unanimously Monday night to pay Spillman Farmer Architects $17,...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 9:11 PM
The wine makers behind an award-winning Slate Belt vineyard are looking to open a craft distillery in south Bethlehem, among the first proposed for the Lehigh Valley.
The owners of Franklin Hill Vineyards are seeking a limited-distillery license,...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 11:20 AM
Local insurance agencies receive top honors
Lehigh Valley Allstate exclusive agency owners George Denger of the George Denger Agency, Nabil Haddad of the Nabil A. Haddad Agency, Joe Heydt of the Heydt Insurance Agency, Mark Lechmanik of the Mark...