| Sep 20, 2014
| 7:44 PM
Lori Wehr Young of South Whitehall is a descendant of William H. Wehr, who helped build Wehr's Dam in Covered Bridge Park in South Whitehall Township. The dam is at the center of a debate pitting preservationists who want to save the structure and...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 12:30 PM
William A. Fogle Jr., who served as Mayor William Donald Schaefer's executive assistant and all-purpose troubleshooter and later became secretary of the Maryland Department of Licensing and Regulation, died Wednesday at his Glen Rock, Pa., farm of...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 8:13 AM
From the time I was a kid growing up in Baltimore County, I've always associated Sparrows Point and Bethlehem Steel with jobs.
For so many Baltimore County residents, these 3,000-plus acres represented a center of job opportunity. If your brother or...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 2:18 PM
Do you remember Pumsy the Dragon? If you have lived in the Saucon Valley School District as long as I have, you probably remember the Saucon Valley Board of Education that courageously purged Pumsy from our community's schools. What is not remembered is...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 6:24 PM
Hopes for redevelopment of the former Sparrows Point steel mill in Baltimore County — and the promise of new jobs — took two giant strides forward Thursday as the land was sold to a new owner who also reached agreement with state and federal...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 7:07 PM
Alongside Northampton Community College's south Bethlehem campus runs a quiet little side street that dead-ends at a metal gate, once the main entrance for thousands of steelworkers who cranked out battleship guns and the structural steel that became...
| Sep 22, 2014
Wicker chairs: Marlene is looking for a natural color wicker set, "with a sofa and one or two chairs in good condition," she said.
Gas grill and Halloween decorations: Karen of Danielsville is looking for a gently used gas grill and...
| Sep 13, 2014
| 7:34 PM
A decade ago, as Lehigh Valley leaders desperately looked for a way to pay for what would be a $50 million minor league baseball stadium in east Allentown, state Sen. Pat Browne seized on his experience as a tax attorney and accountant to devise an...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 7:50 PM
Bethlehem Township officials are hoping to get about $40,000 through the county gaming authority to put toward chimney repairs and interior cleaning of the historic mansion in Housenick Park.
Commissioner Tom Nolan said Monday night that the request...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 2:15 PM
I read with interest the Your View, written by Roger Ochse, a former executive at Bethlehem Steel, about the Saucon Valley School District educational dilemma.
I agree with everything Mr. Ochse says. It is enjoyable to read a rational and objective...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 5:18 PM
Online retailer zulily will open a fulfillment center in Bethlehem, creating 1,200 full-time jobs over the next three years, the governor's office announced Wednesday.
The Seattle-based company will open a warehouse in an 800,000-square-foot building...