| May 5, 2014
| 4:44 PM
At some point during my stint as a chili judge at this year's Spring on Fourth, What's on Third? festival in south Bethlehem, I was feeling particularly mellow, and I couldn't resist pulling my phone out and sending a Twitter message.
"I'm drinking beer...
| May 7, 2014
| 4:05 PM
Baltimore County officials released three 911 calls Wednesday from the collapse of a steel mill building during demolition at Sparrows Point this week.
Thirteen people were inside the former cold mill building when it collapsed Monday morning. A crew...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 6:37 PM
With its Dime Bank entrance, industrial look and locally inspired artwork, the new Renaissance Hotel is designed to be uniquely Allentown.
But there's one thing about the 170-room edifice that most don't associate with a downtown that's been in decline...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 7:58 PM
City officials aren't quite sure what to call the new development in Southeast Baltimore, but they turned out in force Tuesday to celebrate the first apartments completed on land that once held the sprawling O'Donnell Heights public housing complex....
| 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 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 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 10, 2014
| 6:38 PM
When Jeff Shaney and his wife bought their historic home last year, he says, his friends from Towson all asked the same thing.
"Why did you move to Dundalk?"
The waterfront community in Baltimore County has long suffered skeptics and detractors...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 6:37 PM
KidsPeace, the Orefield-based organization that's been treating troubled children for more than a century, emerged from bankruptcy Friday after shedding more than $80 million in pension obligations and millions of dollars in yearly debt.
| Jul 16, 2014
| 7:10 AM
As Kassie Hilgert stood at the podium Tuesday of the ArtsQuest Center, rust-brown piping of one of the Lehigh Valley's greatest industrial engines rose behind her — the smokestacks atop the old Bethlehem Steel blast furnaces.
| Jul 17, 2014
| 6:49 PM
Bethlehem is continuing to tweak the city's code regarding sprinkler systems in the sprawling warehouses going up at the former Bethlehem Steel plant site.
During Tuesday night's meeting, City Council approved an amendment to the International Building...