| Jul 11, 2013
| 3:49 PM
With a cloud of dust and a hearty "Hi-yo sovereign immunity," Northampton County Assistant District Attorney James Augustine came galloping to the rescue of four damsels in distress.
Sadly, a happy Hollywood ending to the episode was spoiled this week...
| Dec 29, 2012
| 5:12 PM
In five years, Melissa T. Benvegno of Allentown sees herself as a juvenile probation officer or even a federal border patrol agent.
Not long ago, those dreams would have been next to impossible for her, given two shoplifting convictions she had in her...
| May 5, 2013
| 7:46 PM
Q: On trips to Jim Thorpe from Bethlehem I've noticed a weird situation after turning right onto Route 209 'south' after crossing the Lehigh River Bridge: According to my GPS, I'm going due north on that road. Why does it say on the signs that we are...
| Dec 25, 2011
| 6:51 PM
Q: This is a good time of the year to remind people there are two reasons that cars have headlights. First, for drivers to see where they are going, and second, for other drivers to see them coming. It can be dark during both the morning and evening...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 4:40 PM
Hunched over beads and filament in a jewelry-making workshop, Sandy Buchbinder spent another sustaining hour Tuesday in the company of her comrades in the cancer wars.
The Bethlehem woman beat back breast cancer with a mastectomy five years ago, and now,...
| Aug 18, 2012
| 5:23 PM
The Caring Place, a downtown Allentown nonprofit that helps at-risk kids in the Lehigh Valley, has been innovative in finding ways to pay its bills as public dollars have shrunk.
The organization has become a landlord, renting floors if its building at...
| May 28, 2009
Northampton Area Community College held graduation ceremonies May 28 and 1307 students received associate degrees, specialized diplomas and certificates.
To accommodate the large number of graduates, the College held commencement ceremonies in both...
| Jul 29, 2009
A Monroe County Prison guard who sports several Nazi tattoos told police he gunned down his girlfriend and 2-year-old son earlier this month in a jealous rage after she came home late, according to court testimony Tuesday.
During a preliminary hearing...