| Aug 31, 2013
| 3:23 PM
The relationship between Mack Trucks and the Lehigh Valley is akin to Ford and Detroit. Previously headquartered in Allentown for more than a century, the truck-manufacturing company has a long and storied history here.
Now, fans of the brand can take...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 4:22 PM
If you live in eastern Northampton County and want Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network to help with your creaky knee or sore back, you're in luck. The rehabilitation network on Wednesday will open Good Shepherd Physical Therapy at Easton Hospital-Park...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 3:03 PM
Now that you've performed your patriotic duty by consuming hot dogs and hamburgers (vegetarians are excused) for America's birthday, you may resume your normal diet. And I have good news for hoagie lovers. Two new Primo Hoagies are now serving "old-...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 1:59 PM
It's all about family at Biaggio's Pizzeria and Family Restaurant. Father-son duo Joseph and Salvatore Ruffino began serving their family's traditional Italian cuisine June 10 in South Whitehall Township's Crest Plaza shopping center.
"We want our...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 12:14 PM
PennDOT announced there will be sporadic daytime shoulder and lane restrictions on Freemansburg Avenue between Farmersville Road and Route 33 in Bethlehem Township from March 13 until April 20 for gas line work by UGI.
Motorists should use caution and...
| Mar 16, 2013
| 7:46 PM
Some things seem to take forever in the retail world, like the opening of the new Weis Markets in Fogelsville or the Golden Corral at Lehigh Valley Mall in Whitehall Township. Eager shoppers and diners couldn't wait for either of those places to be up and...
| Jun 8, 2013
| 6:29 PM
Look out, parents.
Summer is coming and if you don't stay on your toes, you're bound to hear a lot of this: "I'm bored. There's nothing to do."
Fortunately, we're kicking off the summer with a great tip from Theresa O'Brien in Bethlehem Township....
| May 18, 2013
| 3:42 PM
Phil Noto of Palmer Township is a self-appointed food fraud expert. While stationed in Germany during his years in the Army, he made countless visits to Italy where he was able to enjoy "quality Italian dishes."
"I got spoiled," says 62-year-old Noto....
| May 21, 2013
| 5:40 PM
It took courage for more than a dozen Allentown police officers to divulge what they felt was wrongdoing by their chief, who they said threatened "retribution" on anyone who did so. It also took solid assurances that the chief would never find out who...
| May 4, 2013
| 2:43 PM
Can't afford a trip to Rio de Janeiro? That's OK — me neither. Fortunately, Rodizio Grill will be serving authentic Brazilian cuisine closer to home beginning Wednesday at the former site of Bob Evans, 2805 Lehigh St. in Allentown. Can you afford...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 4:26 PM
The usual peek at some items I'm looking into for Sunday's Retail Watch column. Ginger -- New Asian restaurant opening at former Starbucks space in Lower Macungie Township. Bliss Yogurt Bar -- New frozen yogurt shop in Trexlertown. Fratzola's Pizzeria...