| Oct 17, 2012
| 11:35 AM
The Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (PASSHE) and the State College and University Professional Association (SCUPA) have reached a tentative agreement on a new contract that would run through June 30, 2015.
Both parties said they believe the...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 7:35 AM
The local impact of Hurricane Sandy became more catastrophic for the Lehigh Valley with the deaths of two more people, bringing the region's death toll to four as of Wednesday morning.
A Lower Macungie Township woman died from the fumes from a portable...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 7:02 PM
The Lehigh Valley impact of Hurricane Sandy intensified Wednesday with the reports of two more storm-related deaths.
Also on Wednesday, 41,000 of the region's homes and businesses that lost power in the storm had electricity restored. But about 160,000...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 1:01 PM
The Lehigh Valley's recovery from superstorm Sandy seemed to be proceeding slowly but surely on Wednesday, with streets coming to life and the area's electric utilities saying most power would be restored by the end of the weekend.
But the return to...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 12:35 AM
Pennsylvania's delegates, politicians, businesses, GOP faithful, and press -- totaling about 500 from the state -- arrived in Tampa for a weeklong pep rally. And while they're here, braving the elements, attending lavish parties, and meeting Republican A-...
| Sep 1, 2012
| 4:43 PM
They came here for our votes, and left us their dirty coffee cups, empty beer glasses and even locks of hair. First on horseback, then by train and by Air Force One, 24 presidents have visited the Lehigh Valley, not to mention vice presidents,...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 5:58 AM
A 45-year-old Lancaster County man is facing criminal charges after impersonating a police officer and stealing two guns from an antique store. Benjamin MacMichael, of Denver, is accused of stealing two guns from Renningers Antiques along the 2500 block...
| Dec 12, 2011
| 9:22 PM
Allentown gets a new state House seat, drawn to reflect the city's growing Hispanic population, and Monroe County picked up new Senate and House seats under a reshaping of Pennsylvania's legislative topography adopted Monday. Besides center city,...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 4:25 PM
Here are the latest disciplinary actions announced by Pennsylvania's licensing boards against professionals who live and work in the Lehigh Valley area. The information is taken verbatim from the PA Department of State's website, where you can find all...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 4:23 PM
With Easter earlier this year, holiday activities are kicking off this weekend with Easter Bunnies at the mall, egg hunts and breakfasts with the bunny. Here's a rundown of what's going on. Photos with the Easter Bunny: March 23-April 7, 11 a.m.-8 p.m.,...
| Mar 23, 2012
| 4:23 PM
This weekend ArtsQuest unveils its new Passport to Adventure for kids as part of its free Peas & Qs family series at SteelStacks in Bethlehem. Kicking off the series which will introduces children to a new country each month, is Seamus Kennedy,...