| Jul 28, 2014
| 10:00 PM
A family, a sense of anticipation that?s been building all week, a car packed with kids ? and you don't get back home until dark. Your destination: a fun-filled amusement park where everyone spends the entire day being thrilled, getting splashed on,...
| 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...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 3:34 PM
Get your creative juices flowing at the Lehigh Valley's newest art studio, Glossy Stones.
The venue, which also features a retail shop and gallery, opened July 28 at 2 E. Emmaus Ave. in Allentown. It joins a growing number of area businesses,...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 1:29 PM
During a recent rehearsal for a new local production of the rock musical "Hair," 61-year-old Thomas Ortalano spontaneously starts singing the words to the song "Donna."
Before long, 19-year-old Tyler Fernandez and the rest of the young cast chime in and...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 7:02 PM
Howard Scharf ran about 75 yards from the third-base side of Allentown's Coca-Cola Park to the right-field grass late last month to help secure the tarp as thunderstorms whipped through the Lehigh Valley.
The Triple-A Lehigh Valley IronPigs assistant...
| 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...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 6:07 PM
At the mention of Gettysburg, Jeff Stocker fidgets in his chair.
Stocker, wearing a gold necktie adorned with the likeness of Abraham Lincoln, turns to his left and tilts his head slightly toward the ceiling. A smile emerges from his gray goatee....
| Aug 20, 2013
| 6:38 PM
For years, the Allentown Health Bureau would take anyone at its flu clinics — insured, uninsured, city resident, out-of-towner — because the overriding goal was to get as many people as possible vaccinated.
As the 2013-14 flu season looms,...