| Jul 29, 2014
| 7:36 PM
Runners taking part in the 2014 Runner's World Half Marathon on Oct. 19 will feel something they hadn't felt in the previous two years of the Rodale publication's signature race: speed.
During a media conference on Tuesday at SteelStacks in Bethlehem,...
| 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......
| Jul 14, 2014
One of my columns last week included an email from a former south Bethlehem resident who felt I disparaged his neighborhood and his neighbors in a column this spring. The column he was unhappy about was inspired by my enthusiasm......
| 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 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...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 8:01 PM
Todd Stone was in his Tribeca studio six blocks from the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001, working literally in the shadow of the twin towers in downtown Manhattan.
Stone, a well-known abstract artist, ran to his rooftop when the first plane hit,...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 3:38 AM
Kaitie Burger's love affair with the online retailer Zulily began a little more than a year ago on a tip from a friend.
The young company started out as a discount site with mainly children's clothing and gear marketed to moms. But Burger, who has no...