| Nov 10, 2010
| 9:00 PM
V — Vibrant
E — Execute
T — Top-notch
E — Exceed
R — Reveille
A — Assume
N — Noteworthy
Be vibrant each day you are able to wake up to freedom. Thank a veteran. Execute or carry out your daily routine and be...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 10:29 AM
The Freddy Awards kick off in weekend with Stephen Sondheim's dark musical "Sweeney Todd," presented by Blair Academy in Blairstown, N.J. Thursday through Saturday.
The Freddy Awards is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year with a record number of...
| Feb 20, 2012
| 8:43 PM
Now that the property assessments are set and the taxes divvied up, the verdict is in on winners and losers in Lehigh County as it undergoes its first real estate reassessment in more than two decades.
The changing landscape favors higher-priced...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 8:29 AM
The Freddy Awards is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year with a record number of schools taking part in the State Theatre's annual awards for excellence in high school musical theater. Thirty schools in the Lehigh Valley and Warren County, N.J.,...
| Mar 11, 2012
In 2008, high fuel costs sent the Lehigh Valley's auto-buying market into a frenzy as dealerships were saddled with SUVs and other large vehicles consumers passed up for compact cars.
Now, as analysts predict fuel costs will reach $4 or more by summer,...
| Mar 2, 2012
| 10:44 AM
The 10th anniversary season of the Freddy Awards is underway, with 29 schools from Lehigh Valley and Warren County, N.J., taking part in the State Theatre's annual awards for excellence in high school musical theater.
Participants include first-timer...
| Mar 24, 2009
| 9:45 AM
When Fred Rentchler's father got started in the car business in 1973 in Slatington, he sold only Plymouths and Chryslers.
That meant mostly sedans.
Today, the dealership sells four different brands, offering everything from the fuel-efficient Neon...
| May 26, 2009
King's College held its 60th Commencement Exercises on May 17.
King's students from the area who were among 463 to receive their degrees are:
MASTER OF SCIENCE
HEALTH CARE ADMINISTRATION
Matthew Frank Herr, Northampton;
BACHELOR OF ARTS...
| Dec 7, 2008
Warren G.H. Peters left Slatington High School in 1940 to join the Army. He signed up for the artillery and later that year shipped out for the Hawaiian island of Oahu.
He was a 20-year-old private first class when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor on...
| Dec 17, 2008
| 1:44 PM
On Hamilton Street heading toward downtown Allentown, admire the PPL building and then turn right on 17th Street and right again at Fairview to see the old favorite at Fairview and St. Cloud.
Get back to 15th Street, turn left and continue to Tilghman,...
| Dec 17, 2008
| 1:48 PM
Take Route 309 north from 22. The corner of Huckleberry and 309 is nice. You'll pass Orefield Middle School on your right and a Gulf station on your left, where you'll turn left on Sieger Drive just before the Kernsville light. Bear right to see the giant...