| Sep 20, 2014
| 3:18 PM
Parkland High School graduate Michaela Conlin was already a veteran of two failed TV shows when she trudged down to the 20th Century Fox lot in Century City to shoot a pilot for a police procedural called "Brennan."
Even though the role of forensic...
| Sep 26, 2014
LEHIGH UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF BUSINESS AND ECONOMICS will host "The Crisis in State and Local Government Finance: A symposium on fiscal challenges facing Pennsylvania," 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Rauch Business Center, Perella Auditorium,...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 2:16 PM
Cedar Fair Entertainment Co., owner of Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom and other amusement parks, said preliminary data show record revenues through Labor Day for the Sandusky, Ohio-based company.
Revenues through Sept. 1 were at $939 million, 1...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 6:28 AM
Halloween is creeping up on us -- this past weekend Boo! Blast opened at Dorney Park in South Whitehall Township.
Little ones have their run of the park without any nighttime ghouls on Sundays in September when the park is open exclusively for Boo!...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 7:25 AM
The owners of the Lehigh Valley Phantoms have released a digital rendering of how the Chickie's & Pete's sports bar and restaurant will look inside the new PPL Center.
The video depicts what will be an 8,000-square-foot restaurant that is one of three...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 8:24 AM
After less than a year of business, the Lehigh Valley’s first sweetFrog closed its doors about two weeks ago in South Whitehall Township. The frozen yogurt shop, part of a nationwide chain, was located in the Village West shopping center at 3060...
| Apr 12, 2014
| 3:02 PM
Spring is officially here and if you're like me, you've welcomed it with one or all of the following: outdoor jogs, a car wash and free Rita's water ice last month.
The latter has been a tradition for more than 20 years and as much as I enjoy a...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 2:07 PM
Despite a blip of snow a few days ago, spring is officially here. That means getting reacquainted with longer days, shorter sleeves and working out. After all, it's easy to slack off when taking refuge indoors (and under multiple layers of clothing).
| May 31, 2014
| 6:11 PM
Raymond Davis grew up in the Montgomery County village of Palm, the son of a Mack Trucks worker. Now 89 and living in Emmaus, he remembers hitting Utah Beach on D-Day, June 6, 1944, as a private in the Army's 90th Infantry Division, and some of his...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 7:34 PM
The summer is packed with community band concerts and this is a particularly big weekend for one of them — the Allentown Band, America's oldest civilian band.
Up first is its annual concert honoring bandleader John Philip Sousa, on a rescheduled...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 2:52 AM
Ever since the film "Jurassic Park" came out in 1993, the idea of a theme park filled with the extinct creatures has tantalized our imaginations.
While no one is bringing back actual dinosaurs, one of the newest trends at amusement parks has been to...