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  • Musikfest-goers come far and wide

    Some came for the crafts. Some came for the food. Some came to support the local arts. But everybody — young and old alike — came for the music. As Musikfest's first full day got underway Saturday, the streets of downtown Bethlehem were...
  • Baseball: How players with Hampton Roads connections are faring in the majors and minors (updated 8/2)

    While Michael Cuddyer and Ryan Zimmerman hope their ailments heal, Jake Cave is shining with the Trenton Thunder and Chad Pinder also is batting over .300. Justin Verlander has struggled this year, but he'll have a chance to win a World Series for the...
  • Bethlehem pop punk duo emerges from DIY scene

    For years, bands in the area have played house-show venues such as the former Secret Art Space and Pirate's Cove — unknown to many. Among those to emerge from the area's DIY scene is Bethlehem's indie pop punk duo Slingshot Dakota. "How do you...
  • Philly-based Wilbur evolves into catchy folk band

    From Long Island to Philadelphia — three 20-something childhood friends reunited and formed a band in the City of Brotherly Love. Matt Bevilacqua, Kieran Kriss and Simon Tangney played together in Long Island. They all moved to Philadelphia about...
  • 2014 Dream Ride Experience

    2014 Dream Ride Experience
    The 2014 Dream Ride Experience, presented by Bozzuto’s Inc. and the Hometown Foundation to benefit Special Olympics, will take place, August 22 -24 in Farmington. The event will unite motorcyclists, classic and exotic car enthusiasts, and families...
  • Posnack JCC to send 150 athletes to Games

    The David Posnack Jewish Community Center in Davie will send about 150 athletes to the Aug. 10-15 JCC Maccabi Games in Boca Raton (53) and Cherry Hill, New Jersey (96). Miriam Mercado, Posnack JCC 2014 and 2015 Maccabi Games program coordinator, said...
  • Huntington's new gallery rooms show promise

    Huntington's new gallery rooms show promise
    Sometimes an art museum opens new galleries more as an expression of ambition and possibility for the future than as the culmination of a completed achievement. That seems to be the case at the Huntington in San Marino, which on July 19 will inaugurate...
  • Showtime's 'The Affair' looks at infidelity from multiple perspectives

    Don't judge a show by its title. "The Affair," which premieres on Showtime on Oct. 19, both is and isn't about infidelity.  "We really do think of the show as a show about marriage, actually, more than a show about an affair," said co-creator Sarah...
  • Lehigh Valley right fit for plastics manufacture

    The onset of the Great Recession might not seem like the ideal time to launch a manufacturing business. But that's exactly what Christina Wong did, and today her business — Ecopax in Forks Township, maker of single-use, take-out food containers...
  • 'Alive Inside' illustrates music's joyous power for dementia patients

     'Alive Inside' illustrates music's joyous power for dementia patients
    One of the most joyous moments in "Alive Inside," a documentary exploring how music helps reawaken memories and emotions in dementia patients, occurs when a nursing-home resident with dementia reacts to hearing his favorite music. Henry Dreher, 94 at...
  • New York hotel prices in August: Is Montauk the new Manhattan?

    New York hotel prices in August: Is Montauk the new Manhattan?
    Manhattan is known for its pricey hotels, but in August a small Long Island town claimed the title as most expensive New York hotel destination. Travel booking site NewYorkHotels.org released a survey Tuesday that confirms what New York City locals...