| Mar 6, 2012
| 4:38 PM
Bad things happen in threes, or that's the way it must have felt this past week for the gas-drilling people and their devoted sycophants in Harrisburg.
First, the March 1 edition of Rolling Stone, a liberal magazine with a circulation of 1.5 million, had...
| Apr 28, 2012
| 1:01 PM
Katie Rothermel looked over the sea of merchants in Emmaus and knew there was something missing.
That something was a shop of her own.
Rothermel, who earned her retail rep from years of work with such retailers as Filene's department store in New...
| Dec 10, 2012
| 2:36 PM
When college students head out for a night of underage drinking, a potential run-in with police may be the last thing on their minds.
"You're not thinking about, 'Am I going to get caught tonight?' " said Peter Wertz, a 20-year-old junior at DeSales...
| Dec 16, 2012
Dr. Carl Pedersen
MERCERSBURG, Pa. — Dr. Carl Pedersen will retire from the practice of dentistry, effective Dec. 20.
A native of Canada who earned his degree from Georgetown Dental School, Pedersen has served Mercersburg and surrounding area...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 7:47 AM
3763 Mechanicsville Road, Whitehall
Fairview and St. Cloud streets, Allentown
146 Springwood Drive, Allentown
2718 Redding Road, Allentown
2063 Flint Hill Road, Upper Saucon
Ott and Tilghman, Allentown
327 N. Fifth St., Emmaus...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 11:07 PM
Led by a two-time defending national champion, the Northern State wrestling team is continuing to get votes in the national polls.
NSU senior Matt Meuleners has won the last two 285-pound titles. He is ranked first in the nation at that weight class in...
| Nov 22, 2012
| 8:16 PM
Participating in the Hagerstown Community College Turkey Trot 5K has become almost as traditional for local runners as the turkey and stuffing they consume later Thanksgiving day.
The 12th annual edition of the event Thursday morning had a record 1,370...
| Nov 25, 2012
| 8:12 PM
Q: Most of us do a lot of driving around an area commonly known as the Lehigh Valley. But what exactly is the Lehigh Valley? What would be the definition of that term?
— Don Stravino, Whitehall Township
Q: How did Allentown acquire the moniker,...
| Sep 29, 2012
| 3:56 PM
Billy Kounoupis prides himself on breaking from the norm.
When he opened Billy's Downtown Diner in downtown Bethlehem more than a decade ago, he stretched the limits of traditional diner fare such as pancakes and omelets.
Now, he's planning to knock the...
| Sep 22, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Camp starts on Tuesday and it is a rather eclectic group of extra invitees for the Clippers, four players coming in on non-guaranteed deals: -- Jake Voskuhl: Oh yes, Clippers fans will certainly remember the big bruiser from his days......
| Jan 17, 2011
| 10:58 AM
Advance Auto Parts opened new stores in Whitehall Township and Allentown, part of its plan to add more than 150 locations this year. The chain plans to add about 200 stores next year, including several in the Lehigh Valley, according to an official....