| Apr 10, 2013
| 4:29 PM
These interesting comments turned into my email garage recently from frequent contributor Richard Cuff of quaint Cetronia, South Whitehall Township, in the driver seat. You're on the right road as usual, Richard. It's interesting that PennDOT traffic...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 3:08 PM
Enjoy a mix of old world charm and modern amenities at downtown Tamaqua's new Vonz Restaurant inside the historic Tamaqua Railroad Station. Husband and wife co-owners Richard and Yvonne Sidella of West Brunswick Township opened the restaurant at 18 N....
| Apr 6, 2013
| 3:08 PM
We shared a great tip from Abby Weaver in Allentown last year who pours cooking oil into a plastic spray bottle to grease pans and casserole dishes rather than buying canned cooking spray.
We estimated her tip would save you $295.40 over 20 years, so,...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 9:58 AM
If you love Asian cuisine, you'll love what's moving into the long-vacant Charlie Brown's Restaurant building at 1908 Walbert Ave. in South Whitehall Township.
The restaurant closed in November 2010, along with 19 other under-performing Charlie Brown'...
| Mar 23, 2013
| 3:15 PM
I'll always be a proponent of getting a good education. But in my heart, I know the most valuable lessons I've learned in life did not come from a classroom.
They were, instead, lessons I learned from my mother. And these were the lessons that shaped...
| Mar 24, 2013
| 8:52 PM
Q: Pennsylvania's law banning texting while driving, with a $50 fine as the penalty, went into effect on March, 8 2012. Once pulled over, how is it determined that drivers were in fact texting if they contend they were not doing so? And by what means will...
| 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...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 3:36 PM
There is no way to gloss over this: Prolonged procrastination could have cost somebody his or her life.
In just one hour at a church in South Whitehall Township, 38 people, mostly members of the Lehigh Wheelmen cycling club, learned how to keep a...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 4:45 PM
Today we want to pay tribute to someone we feel very fortunate to call a friend: Irene Zalutsky.
We nicknamed her "Toilet Lady" and she was a great sport. She even wore yellow rubber gloves and let us make a video of her demonstrating how to clear a...
| Mar 4, 2013
Customers entering American Bank on Tilghman Street in South Whitehall Township are sure to notice the elaborate trim work throughout the building, made from Pennsylvania cherry. In the lobby are chairs, coffee and cookies and a gas fireplace that's lit...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 2:56 PM
The people at G&S Fastening Systems in Whitehall Township, a block east of the Fullerton American Legion, are amazing.
They deal in nuts, bolts, screws and anything else needed to hold things together. I have been going there for years, whenever I...