| Sep 14, 2013
| 3:34 PM
With hunting season just around the corner, I thought it would be an appropriate time to highlight a facility designed to improve your aim.
The Heritage Guild of Easton, which opened two years ago, will debut its new 15,000 square-foot space featuring a...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 3:17 PM
Last Sunday, my colleague Spencer Soper wrote in his 'On the Cheap' column about using cloth diapers as a way to save money. Now, allow me to help you carry out this thrifty tip by showcasing a new business that specializes in the domain.
| Mar 1, 2014
| 6:13 PM
Clams, crabs, calamari and a plethora of other ocean fare will once again be satisfying starved seafood lovers beginning Monday at a new and improved Youell's Oyster House in west Allentown. The popular restaurant, which was destroyed by fire last year,...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 11:15 AM
In Bethlehem Township, a new retro-style restaurant serving "comfort food with a twist" is set to open by the end of the month in the Bethlehem Village Shoppes at 3650 Nazareth Pike.
Husband and wife co-owners Matt and Sue Roth will open Mitzi’s...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 1:49 PM
French fry lovers rejoice! The Lehigh Valley's first Checkers have opened within months of each other, allowing customers to "feast on" in Allentown and Bethlehem.
The greasy-spoon section of Allentown's South Fourth Street got even greasier thanks to...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 5:07 PM
Timothy Smith, a 20-year top aide to former Congressman Tim Holden, was charged with sexually assaulting a then 21-year-old Reading man in 2009.
Smith was charged Monday with aggravated indecent assault and indecent assault for a Sept. 20, 2009 incident...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 4:23 PM
Back on Nov. 28, 1973, a struggling young musician who had released a largely ignored first album played two shows on the same day at The Roxy Theater in Northampton. Surprisingly, the theater not only was sold out, but the......
| Sep 19, 2013
| 4:22 PM
It was the middle of winter and Jordan Sonnenblick stood in the middle of a lonely former dairy farm in Bethel, New York. He was all along but more than 40 years earlier, 400,000 people had converged on the site for the generation-altering music...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 4:23 PM
Don't be alarmed if you see Bethlehem Township police officers rockin' beards. The department recently announced No Shave November, a fundraising effort for The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. Chief Daniel Pancoast will waive the department's "no...
| Dec 20, 2013
This is a long trip, but a really fruitful one. Take Route 309 south from the split with I-78. The sign for W. Hopewell will warn you to get in the left lane and turn onto E. Hopewell to see two nice displays at 3880 and 3894 E. Hopewell.
| Dec 21, 2013
| 2:34 PM
The Dec. 2 opening of Easton's 3rd & Ferry Fish Market has been a longtime coming – five years, to be exact.
Husband and wife co-owners Mike and Rebecca Pichetto, who live on Easton's College Hill, came up with the concept of a casual New England-...