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  • Bulldog Beauty Contest judges susceptible to affection bribes

    I'm sure that judging bulldogs at an actual dog show is a rather scientific process of checking the breed standards against the animals that are competing. Here's the standard for "General Appearance," according to the American Kennel Club: "The...
  • Free coffee at Wawa to mark 50th anniversary

    Free coffee at Wawa to mark 50th anniversary
    When Susan Powell arrived for her shift at the Lehigh Street Wawa in Allentown just before 7 a.m. Wednesday, she couldn't find a place to park. "I was debating if I should turn around and go home," the Allentown resident joked. The crowds were clamoring...
  • Musikfest set to announce 8th headliner. Here's our guess at who it is.

    Musikfest, the massive 10-day musical festival that takes over downtown Bethlehem every August, is saying that it will announce the eighth of its 10 headliners on Thursday morning. And we're going to take a stab at telling you who it is before that....
  • 300 attend Allentown tech expo

    About 300 people turned out at Allentown's Coca-Cola Park on Wednesday for the city's first-ever audiovisual expo, an event connecting professional buyers and sellers. "There's really no other show like this is the Lehigh Valley," said Destiny...
  • UGI to replace 65 miles of obsolete pipes

    UGI Utilities will replace 65 miles of obsolete gas pipeline throughout its service area, including the Lehigh Valley, the company announced Wednesday. Replacement of aging cast-iron and bare-steel pipes, which are more prone to leaks than high-...
  • Lafayette new music group is impressive

    It's been a delight to follow the performance of new music at Lafayette College over the past season. Student musicians and faculty have offered a rewarding series of four programs of recent music by contemporary composers. These programs featured not...
  • JCC film series continues with '50 Children'

    In spring 1939, a Jewish couple from Philadelphia traveled to Nazi-controlled Vienna to save a group of children amid the impending horrors of the Holocaust. Gilbert and Eleanor Kraus brought the children to the United States in what would become the...
  • America's Best Dance Crew headlines fest

    From step, African and swing dance to pop-robotics by Po-reo-tics, a winner of MTV's America's Best Dance Crew, Dance Fest 5 at Zoellner Arts Center on Friday offers the ultimate mix of cultures and styles. Po-reo-tics, an Asian-American all-male dance...
  • Lehigh Valley buffets for Easter abound

    Easter may be a religious holiday, but it's also one of our many annual culinary celebrations. Buffets seems to be an Easter Sunday tradition and local restaurants are serving up some good ones. Here's a sampling. •Blue Grillhouse, the lovely...
  • Lehigh Valley concert tickets on sale: Steely Dan, Fran Cosmo, The Temptations and Four Tops, 3 Doors Down acoustic

    ON SALE THIS WEEK Steely Dan, 7 p.m. Aug. 6, SteelStage at Musikfest, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem, http://www.musikfest.org, 610-332-3378. Tickets: $49-$69, on sale at 10 a.m. Friday. Fran Cosmo, former lead singer of Boston, 7:30 p.m. June 7, Miller...
  • Record Store Day hits Lehigh Valley

    Saturday is Christmas Day for music nerds and purist vinyl collectors. Nearly 100 record stores are celebrating independent music at 7th annual Record Store Day, including a number of Lehigh Valley stores. Numerous bands and artists have made limited...