| Mar 21, 2014
| 12:16 PM
Emmaus' Funk Brewing Company is wrapping up about five months of construction and hoping to open its tasting room in mid-April. Customers will be able to enjoy tours, as well as free samples of six of the brewery’s beers on tap. There also will be...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 2:51 PM
Foodies, don't fret. The 2nd St. Tavern at 194 Main St. in Emmaus has brought its own delicious dishes to the space formerly occupied by Lee Gribben's on Main.
"We're offering contemporary cuisine, as well as twists on old favorites," general manager...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 7:41 PM
Who cares that it was 19 degrees at 7 a.m. on Thursday?
Marty Nothstein, the Olympic gold medalist and executive director for the Valley Preferred Cycling Center, was generating enough heat with his enthusiasm to power the soon-to-open PPL Arena in...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 7:24 PM
Last week's opening day of trout season in the 18-county region of Southeastern Pennsylvania that includes most of the Lehigh Valley wasn't quite a washout, but it was close. After decent morning weather, conditions changed to rainy and cold for the...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 9:00 PM
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick took to Twitter on Friday morning to deny any involvement in a sexual assault investigation in Miami. No arrests have been made or charges filed yet. … The Phillies seek their first home win of the...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 12:43 PM
Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania recently released its list of Fall/Winter 2013 graduates.
Area graduates include:
Derek J. Beisel, Laurys Station, BSBA Business Adminisstration Marketing; Christopher Brogan, Allentown, BSBA...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 6:15 PM
Officials from Penn State and three other state-related universities didn't put up a very convincing fight this week for why they shouldn't have to comply with the state's Right-to-Know Law.
They said it would cost them money. They said it would...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 5:54 PM
Q: I've been reading about the legalization of marijuana for recreational use in Colorado and Washington state, and how it's raising questions about DUI enforcement. They're developing testing standards for marijuana levels that cause impairment,...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 11:14 AM
Some of the worst cases of government wrongdoing occur when elected officials are able to hide what they're doing until it's too late for public scrutiny.
They slither into secret meetings to plot what they want to do — perhaps selling out...
| Nov 30, 2013
| 12:42 PM
Many people in the East were in a tizzy several years ago because of a spate of roadway shootings in California. Road hogs who got in the way of other motorists had their vehicles shot full of holes.
While I do not advocate gunplay to settle such...
| Feb 3, 2014
NEW YORK — There is little doubt that Sunday was the best Super Bowl Sunday of Andre Reed's life.
After playing in four of them with the Buffalo Bills and having his team come up short each time, the phrase "Super Bowl" always had a bittersweet...