| Jul 18, 2014
| 6:00 PM
The state attorney general's office has concluded its investigation into the finances of the National Museum of Industrial History in Bethlehem and construction on the long-overdue project could begin this fall, according to museum interim CEO L....
| Jul 21, 2014
| 10:30 AM
As a 67-year-old retiree living in Maryland my whole life I am sick and tired of politicians picking winners and losers ("Hogan tells veterans he would eliminate state income tax on military pensions July 16).
As one of the tens of thousand of Bethlehem...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 2:48 AM
I'll begin this edition of bloopers with a wildlife story.
According to a newspaper police item, authorities were looking for a man who tried to lure girls into his car.
"He is described as between the ages of 40 and 50 with a brownish-red bear...
| Jul 7, 2014
You have to love the leaders of the nonexistent National Museum of Industrial History. They run through $17 million over 15 years without creating an actual museum. Blasted in a Northampton County grand jury report for their ineptitude and specifically......
| Jun 3, 2014
| 8:06 PM
Zack Bradley graduated from Catasauqua High School on Monday night.
But on Tuesday night, he got to represent the Rough Riders one more time and the school simply couldn't have had better representation.
Bradley, a three-sport athlete best known as...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 9:00 PM
This article was originally published in June 1994 for the 50th anniversary of D-Day.
He was a young artilleryman on D-Day, June 6, 1944, the day the Allies invaded Europe in World War II.
The weather was cool and the sky overcast as William...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 7:47 PM
The National Museum of Industrial History, the embattled nonprofit accused of misspending millions of dollars, has a $3 million commitment from an anonymous donor and wants to start construction once the Pennsylvania attorney general's office finishes its...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 4:22 PM
Although a “folk rock” band, Delta Rae errs on the side of rock with a more mainstream appeal. The Durham, N.C.-based band straddle both genres in its own way — folk in the way of the band’s roots and penchant for storytelling, but...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 7:00 PM
A reporter and camera person from a Philadelphia TV station trekked up the Northeast Extension to do a story on the "winner" of the Lehigh Valley IronPigs' funeral contest.
They joked with Kurt Landis, Lehigh Valley's general manager, who came up with...
| Jul 7, 2014
Peter Allen Denzer, founder of Peter's Inn in Fells Point and a motorcycle enthusiast, died June 30 at his home in Hedgesville, W.Va. He took his own life after a lengthy struggle with Parkinson's disease. He was 67.
"His mantra was to drive fast and...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 5:10 PM
The owner of the closed Sparrows Point steel mill is working on selling a "significant percentage" of its stake in the property to local buyers, raising hopes for its eventual redevelopment.
An attorney disclosed the potential sale this week in a court...