| Aug 20, 2014
| 7:05 PM
The Wheels of Time Rod & Custom Jamboree returns to Macungie Memorial Park Aug. 22-24 with more than 1,500 cars. But this year, the 36th annual, there's also pro wrestling, a WWII helicopter and chicken wing and Tastykake eating contests.
| Aug 12, 2014
| 6:29 PM
Two females were robbed at gunpoint last weekend in Emmaus during a botched marijuana deal, according to borough police.
Emmaus police said a 20-year-old woman and a 17-year-old girl arranged a meeting to buy marijuana at 1 a.m. Saturday in the...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 7:19 PM
3 TIDBITS ON THE ZEPHYRS
1. It's Gianni's time at quarterback. Whitehall produced some of the most effective quarterbacks in the final years of the Lehigh Valley Conference, from Chris Polony to Nick Shafnisky to Jeff Charles. Junior Gianni Sinatore...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 6:09 PM
A pretty girl got Mike McGrath hooked on gardening more than 30 years ago.
McGrath, who now reaches 23 states and Canada with his nationally syndicated public radio show "You Bet Your Garden," met the 22-year-old at a party and wanted to impress her. So...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 12:05 PM
The Midnight Special Band will perform at 6 p.m., Aug. 24, and The Macungie Band at 6 p.m., Aug. 31, in Emmaus to complete the summer concerts in the park series hosted by the Emmaus Special Entertainment Commission, according to the borough's website....
| Aug 19, 2014
| 6:48 PM
Barring a sudden leap in the science of longevity, I won't be around for my 300th birthday. So I'd like to note for posterity my wish to be celebrated with a daylong party, a commemorative poem, a cake and a lot of brass band music.
| Aug 26, 2014
| 3:50 PM
Central Catholic graduate Noah Robb is no longer starting for the Lehigh football team as the start of the season approaches, but the junior is not hanging his head about it.
In fact, Robb is quite happy because when he plays this season -- and he still...
| Aug 17, 2014
•Winterthur Mansion/Longwood Gardens, Downton Abbey exhibit, Dec. 4. $82. Parkland Garden Club, Marie, 610-769-5553.
•Broadway, choice of "Les Miserables," $150, or "Kinky Boots," $160. Sept. 10. Lehigh Valley Active Life,...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 4:10 PM
Guiding the clay with her fingers as it spun on the wheel, instructor Liz Wheeler stretched the clay cylindrically, higher and higher.
"I'm still breathing and keeping my fingers the same distance apart and not squeezing," the Bethlehem resident says....
| Aug 25, 2014
| 12:26 PM
Rodale's first magazine, Organic Gardening, is getting a new name, the Emmaus publisher announced Friday.
The bimonthly publication, which launched in 1942 and helped propel a worldwide movement, will be called Rodale's Organic Life starting with its...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 6:13 PM
An Emmaus man crashed on a West Virginia highway early Friday, and when state police arrived they said they found explosives, firearms and marijuana in his vehicle and 30 chickens running off.
Seth Grim, 21, told emergency crews on Interstate 79 near...