| May 10, 2014
| 2:52 PM
Happy Mother's Day, maternal Retail Watchers! To help mark the occasion, I thought that I'd spotlight a place that is sure to keep mom's taste buds feeling all right any day of the year: Ster It Up Restaurant & Lounge in Allentown.
The 75-seat eatery,...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 7:11 PM
You couldn't ask for a better weekend to get out fishing than what is predicted for this Saturday and Sunday.
While we've been fishing in the Lehigh Valley and Southeastern Pennsylvania since March 29, and in New Jersey since last Saturday, the rest...
| 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...
| Dec 14, 2013
| 2:05 PM
Christmas came early for Alburtis residents, at least those hungry for a sit-down restaurant in the borough.
Thanks to a six-month overhaul of the former Iron Horse Inn, which had significantly deteriorated under longtime owner Hermann Sulderits, the...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 10:07 AM
Lehigh Valley Treasures
There are just some things — places and events — that give a region its identity. Maybe it can be defined by geography or history — a river, perhaps, or certain architecture from a specific time period. A...
| Apr 14, 2013
| 9:27 PM
Master Gardener Barb appreciate grape hyacinths, but asks :"Are they freind or foe?" She writes: At last, spring is here, and the daffodils are glorious! I always love to see the yellows and whites of Narcissus with "minor" companion bulbs......
| Sep 7, 2013
| 6:24 PM
When a powerful storm unleashed 2 inches of rain on Allentown over six hours last summer, that water didn't just saturate lawns, flood roads and dampen basements. It also filled storm sewers with cascading water that blew the tops off manholes along the...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 4:23 PM
I've finished writing my Christmas Lights Tour story, which run in Saturday's Morning Call along with great photos, the schedule for my RCN Christmas Lights specials and other features. Our website also will feature video and lots more photos. The......
| Jan 1, 2013
| 6:43 PM
A New Year's Eve shooting at a Lakewood residence left one man dead and five people injured, authorities said. The shooting occurred about 11:20 p.m. at a party in the 20700 block of Alburtis Avenue, sheriff's deputies said. "Words were......
| Jan 19, 2013
| 5:02 PM
Woman in stable condition after stabbing in Norwalk...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 4:22 PM
I realize some tea party Republicans have been trying to snatch defeat from the jaws of victory by making preposterously offensive statements about rape, so I suppose it would be an exaggeration to suggest that Sen. Bob Casey has run......