| Oct 28, 2014
| 6:12 PM
Some of the area's top chefs will face off at the 19th Annual Taste of Elegance-Pennsylvania Chef Competition, which will be held on Nov. 17 at Bear Creek Mountain Resort in Longswamp Township, Berks County.
Each of the 10 participating chefs will...
| Oct 17, 2014
It is hard to describe Zen for Primates.
The band is often called called "cabaret rock." Rock, however, would not seem to apply to a group with a singer, cello, violin and sax, with no bass or drums.
When Zen was formed 27 years ago, violins and...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 7:44 PM
HOLY TRINITY MEMORIAL LUTHERAN CHURCH, 604 Fourth St., Catasauqua, will host "Deadly Housewives," a mystery dinner theater performed by Philadelphia-based Without a Cue Productions, at 5:30 p.m. Sept. 27. Tickets: $30. Info: 610-264-7037,...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 4:56 AM
You may have heard of music gatherings such as Bonnaroo, Coachella, and Lollapalooza, and feel left out because none takes place near the Lehigh Valley.
But on July 11-13, the first Luna Light Music and Arts Festival took place at Hex Hollow Farm in...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 7:09 PM
The slopes at Bear Creek Mountain Resort are usually deserted this time of year.
Not so this weekend.
For the second straight year the ski area outside of Macungie in Longswamp Township will host the USA Cycling Cross-Country Mountain Bike National...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 9:48 AM
Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods stole the early first-round show as the British Open got underway this morning at Hoylake. … The Dodgers will reportedly pursue Phillies closer Jonathan Papelbon according to reports out of Los Angeles. …...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 8:08 PM
Ellen Noble frequents the Mekhong Thai restaurant in Kennebunkport, Maine for two reasons.
First, the 18 year old loves the food. Second, she runs into former President George H. W. Bush.
"You never know whom you might see," she said.
| Jul 14, 2014
You may have heard of music gatherings like Bonnaroo, Coachella, and Lollapalooza, and feel left out because none of the takes place near the Lehigh Valley. But on July 11-13, the first Luna Light Music and Arts Festival took place at Hex Hollow Farm in...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 4:12 PM
Two dining venues at Bear Creek Mountain Resort in Longswamp Township are dishing up diverse specials this summer.
Gather a group, large or small, to enjoy Family Style Italian Night in the poolside ambience of Trail’s End Cafe and Bar 5-9:30 p.m....
| Feb 13, 2014
| 3:35 PM
For those who grew up in New York's snow belt, which begins south of Buffalo and gets really nasty east of Lake Ontario, it is incomprehensible how people in the balmy climes of Pennsylvania can get upset over a dusting of 2 feet or less now and then....
| Jan 16, 2014
| 7:04 PM
Skiing has changed tremendously over the last 20 years. Equipment technology improvements allow skiers and snowboarders to go faster, turn easier and execute runs and other maneuvers with very little skill over the same terrain that used to cause frequent...