| Jan 2, 2014
| 4:22 AM
Welcome to Lehigh Valley Music's Ticket Box, listing new shows on sale. Susquehanna Breakdown Music Festival with Cabinet at Montage in Scranton, The Pretty Reckless with Taylor Momsen at MaingateNightclub in Allentown and Kathleen Madigan at Santander...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 9:33 AM
The Los Angeles-class attack submarine USS Scranton will return to Naval Station Norfolk Monday from a deployment to the European and Central Command areas of responsibility, according to the navy.
The Scranton steamed more than 40,000 nautical miles...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 4:55 PM
SCRANTON, Pa. — When Detroit filed for bankruptcy, hundreds of residents took to the streets to protest what they saw as a drastic approach to fixing the city's budget problems.
But in this hilly town of 76,000 in northeastern Pennsylvania,...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 12:46 PM
The Rev. William W. Trumbore, a retired Episcopal minister who enjoyed working with young people, died Monday of complications from Parkinson's disease at Greater Baltimore Medical Center. He was 81.
The son of Clarke Trumbore, an Episcopal minister, and...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 4:23 PM
Recently re-elected Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski may have felt like one of the chosen few when he received a congratulatory call from Vice President Joe Biden on election night, but, according to a story published yesterday by NPR, he’s not the only...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 1:54 PM
Hillary Clinton will be given the “Award of Merit” from her alma mater -- she is a 1973 graduate of Yale Law School -- before addressing law school alumni, faculty and staff in Woolsey Hall.
Details of the award from the Yale Law School web...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 4:22 PM
We're not going to use the latest report from the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America's annual list of the top (or worst, depending on your perspective) places for fall allergies to make fun of the places ahead of the Lehigh Valley. That place to the...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 7:35 PM
The tiny coal town of Gilberton has become a spectacle for the nation's gun debate, marshaling dozens of armed gun-rights activists who come to defend the borough's suspended police chief, whose profanity-laced YouTube videos sparked the controversy.
| Oct 27, 2013
| 2:41 PM
The Rev. Terrence "Terry" Toland, former president of St. Joseph's University in Philadelphia who had also been campus minister at Loyola University Maryland, died Oct. 18 of heart failure at Manresa Hall, Loyola Center, in Merion, Pa. He was 90.
| Oct 30, 2013
| 6:37 PM
If your wireless phone keeps ringing with annoying automated calls from businesses you'd rather not talk to, you now may have the power to stop some of them.
All you have to do is ask.
A federal appeals court in Pennsylvania recently ruled that...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 5:21 PM
Trails aren't just for hiking. Increasingly, state and local tourism officials are creating trail itineraries to showcase the unique culinary traditions of a state or region.
South Carolina is best known for its beaches and golf destinations, such as...