| Nov 10, 2013
| 8:49 PM
The numbers from a Mountain Valley Conference perspective were not good on the gridiron this weekend.
Whitehall 56, Pleasant Valley 28.
Parkland 35, Stroudsburg 21.
Nazareth 56, Pocono Mountain East 25.
Bethlehem Catholic 34, Lehighton 6.
| Nov 9, 2013
| 2:26 PM
With the highly anticipated or highly dreaded (depending on your stress tolerance) Black Friday rapidly approaching, the halls of most malls have already been decked. Garland, reindeer, Christmas trees and, of course, Santa's throne ready to welcome a...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 6:38 PM
Q: While driving to work the morning of Sept. 27, I came across an unfamiliar situation. I approached an intersection with traffic signals posted with temporary stop signs in all four directions, I assume left over from a power outage. When my direction...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 3:44 PM
They did the nicest thing for Jeremy Grim at his funeral. You couldn't have imagined a nicer thing, or a more fitting one.
As the funeral procession made its way from the funeral home to the cemetery on Monday, it took a detour onto the grounds of the...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 1:26 PM
Have you ever put a leftover bag of lawn chemicals in the garbage? Leftover motor oil? Driveway sealer? Paint remover? Oven cleaner?
George and Eunice Schermerhorn of Whitehall are too responsible to do that. After a minor spill from a rusted quart of...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 2:25 PM
The owners of the Cosmopolitan Restaurant are hoping their latest business venture, Wave Nightclub, will make a splash as a "true dance club" in the Lehigh Valley.
The two-story venue, which opened Oct. 25 atop the downtown Allentown restaurant,...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 7:56 PM
Q: Regarding your column a few years ago on the trashing of the Lehigh Valley, I started traveling Route 22 to visit the area weekly in the early '70s, and never noticed a significant amount of trash. As a permanent Valley resident, I'm now appalled by...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 12:13 PM
The military veterans, gathered to celebrate the nation's bicentennial, had made it through World War I, World War II, Korea or Vietnam, only to be struck down by the mist from a hotel's air-conditioning system.
It was the first time the world would...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 3:28 PM
Beer buffs have long had places to wet their whistles in the Christmas City, most notably the Bethlehem Brew Works, which celebrated its 15th anniversary this year. But what about wine lovers? Don't they deserve a place to call their own?
| Oct 12, 2013
| 3:25 PM
Unless you're a C-list celebrity or a washed-up professional athlete, gracing the stage of "Dancing with the Stars" probably isn't in the cards for you. This doesn't mean you can't learn the moves though.
The Gas House Dance Hall in Catasauqua, which...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 3:31 PM
My wife has taken to snapping at the TV every time the Capital Blue Cross ad appears.
The company's new slogan is "Live Fearless," and a little girl says that at the end of the commercial.
My wife always responds, "LEE!" and begins complaining anew...