| May 3, 2012
| 2:06 PM
Whitehall High School's 1960 yearbook contains several photographs of a handsome and relatively mature-looking senior, who was on the baseball and basketball teams and was a member of the Boys Glee Club and the Concert Choir.
In the choir picture, he...
| May 10, 2012
| 6:08 PM
Q: In regards to child car seats, we purchased a car seat for our 1-year-old granddaughter. Do we have to install the seat even though my wife will hold the child in the rear seat? Our vehicle is a 2002 Chrysler.
— John Sabo
| May 24, 2012
| 5:13 PM
Memorial Day is Fish For Free Day in Pennsylvania. On Monday, both residents and non-residents of Pennsylvania can take advantage of fishing on Pennsylvania's waterways without needing a license to catch or harvest fish.
If you've got relatives coming in...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 1:01 PM
The Lehigh Valley's recovery from superstorm Sandy seemed to be proceeding slowly but surely on Wednesday, with streets coming to life and the area's electric utilities saying most power would be restored by the end of the weekend.
But the return to...
| Jun 5, 2012
No matter what the weather is this coming Sunday, it's National Get Outdoors Day, and Blue Marsh Lake is hosting its first America's Get Outdoors Day from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. with at least 45 confirmed exhibitors at the Dry Brook Day Use Area next to the...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 8:15 PM
Alma Pauline (Peter) Matheson, 97, of Boonsboro, Md., passed from this life Friday, June 15, 2012, at Meritus Medical Center near Hagerstown, Md.
Born Feb. 25, 1915, in Slatington, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Oliver James and Laura Eva...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 1:15 PM
For me, the low point of last Wednesday's Lehigh County commissioners meeting came as Commissioner Lisa Scheller was lecturing area nonprofits that they need to start tapping individual donors instead of just looking for government handouts.
| Jul 20, 2012
| 7:46 AM
A narrow pedestrian bridge over Route 22, complete with hefty concrete abutments and the framework for an overhead chain-link "roof," is taking shape adjacent to the vehicular bridge that takes MacArthur Road over the highway in Whitehall Township....
| Apr 17, 2012
| 7:42 PM
I saw the notice in the paper — "Lehigh Valley Postcard Club Meeting" — and knew I had to go. I have it in the back of my head that this column is a weekly postcard of sorts, where I write wish-you-were-here missives to all of you from soda...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 7:33 AM
Irvin "Luke" Handwerk, of Petoskey, passed away Saturday, March 9, 2013, at Bay Bluffs of Harbor Springs, at the age of 91.
Luke was born June 9, 1921, to Charles and Jennie (Paules) Handwerk in Slatington, Pa.; he was one of 14 children born to the...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 7:39 AM
It's that time again — when high school students tap, sing and act in musicals across the region.
It's Freddy Awards season, with 30 schools participating, including the first appearance by Lehigh Valley Christian High School, which is...