| Oct 2, 2014
| 2:51 PM
I am the granddaughter of Robert Plarr, Dorney Park's founder. His wife and my grandmother, Wiltracy, lived most of her adult life in the little house between the roller coaster and the old mill. She was a kind, gentle, soft-spoken lady who devoted her...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 7:34 PM
Free drive-through flu vaccination clinics will be held this fall at Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom in South Whitehall Township and Coca-Cola Park in Allentown.
Lehigh Valley Health Network is partnering again with the Allentown Health Bureau to provide...
| 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...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 6:57 AM
This is the final week that Dorney Park is open daily and the last chance for families to get wet at Wildwater Kingdom, and there’s deals aplenty.
In honor of back to school, the South Whitehall Township park is offering all students with a school...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 2:01 PM
Although his levitating trick was featured prominently in "America's Got Talent" TV ads for this season, David Caserta's audition never aired during the show.
A magician known for levitating above the marquee of the State Theatre in Easton, Caserta says...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 1:54 PM
Although his levitating trick was featured prominently in “America’s Got Talent” TV ads for this season, David Caserta’s audition never aired during the show.
A magician known for levitating above the marquee of the State Theatre...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 4:31 PM
A man hauled 11 passengers, nine of them children, on makeshift benches in a fllatbed truck from Philadelphia to Dorney Park on Sunday morning, according to court records.
None of the passengers, who were between 7 and 19 years old, were using seat belts...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 7:19 PM
Two men were charged with stealing a backpack from Dorney Park on Monday and using a credit card inside to run up more than $2,500 in charges at the amusement park, according to court records.
Ruben Ramirez, 20, of Allentown, and Jeremy Espinosa, 27,...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 7:30 PM
Brad Brightbill of Sinking Spring, a 32-year-old second-generation driver, earned his first career SpeedSTR victory last Wednesday night at the JeffreyHogueRealtor.com Action Track USA at the Kutztown Fairgrounds dirt oval, outracing Billy Pauch Jr. to...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 6:34 PM
Hamilton Boulevard along Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom is a stark-looking and sometimes dangerous stretch of road, but someday could resemble a classic downtown Main Street if South Whitehall officials can drum up the money and the interest to adopt...
| Aug 17, 2014
It seems 2015 will be the year for some unique new roller coasters in Pennsylvania.
Hersheypark announced last week it will build a combination dark ride and roller coaster next year that will have elements of a fun house. That will boost the number...