| Apr 17, 2014
| 12:14 PM
They played laser tag, learned the macarena, ate spaghetti and saw the Liberty Bell. But it wasn't all for fun.
Students at Northampton Area High School have been playing host to 24 students from Germany, introducing them to teen life American style....
| Apr 17, 2014
| 9:45 AM
She has a reputation as a wild child, but Miley Cyrus seems pretty controlled by her handlers in a recent interview about her current tour, which comes to Philadelphia's Wells Fargo Center on Monday.
Not only is the interview conducted via a telephone...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 3:12 PM
Sue the T. rex has waited 67 million years to blast into space, so what’s a few more days at this point?
NASA officials have scrubbed today’s launch of the SpaceX Falcon 9, which is slated to carry microbes collected from the Field...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 6:10 PM
A grass-roots group is mounting a campaign to overturn Southern Lehigh School Board's decision last month to shutter Lower Milford Elementary School.
The school board voted 6-3 on March 10 to close the rural school and to demolish, then rebuild...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 6:51 AM
Emmaus High School is hosting 14 students and one teacher from Freiher vom Stein Realschule in Rahden German this month.
The visiting German students are all 14 to 18 years old and will live with host students from EHS during their stay. The exchange was...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 2:46 PM
See some of the Allentown Art Museum's most popular works come to life at a special free family-friendly event Sunday, April 6, celebrating the 50th anniversary of the museum's volunteer group, the Society of the Arts. The event runs 1-3 p.m.
| Mar 28, 2014
| 2:57 PM
At roughly 67-million-years old, Sue the T. Rex is about to participate in her first space odyssey.
Microbes collected from the Field Museum’s popular dinosaur skeleton are slated to be launched into space as early as next month as part of a...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 9:38 AM
Hours after learning that Pope Francis would not be receiving them in private audience, Gov. Corbett and Mayor Nutter and about 15 others in a delegation of Pennsylvanians greeted the pontiff individually Wednesday morning at his public audience in St....
| Mar 25, 2014
| 6:22 PM
Archbishops Charles Chaput of Philadelphia and Vincenzo Paglia of the Vatican on Tuesday signed official documents formalizing Philadelphia's role as host of the next year's international World Meeting of Families.
But at a news conference shortly...
| Mar 23, 2014
| 8:20 AM
If you also happened to be stuck behind the world’s most infuriating stretch-limo driver on the 395 exit to Biscayne before the Miley Cyrus show in Miami Saturday night, it was hard not to be enchanted by the nearby sight of the Adrienne Arsht...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 2:51 PM
Foodies, don't fret. The 2nd St. Tavern at 194 Main St. in Emmaus has brought its own delicious dishes to the space formerly occupied by Lee Gribben's on Main.
"We're offering contemporary cuisine, as well as twists on old favorites," general manager...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Are you ready to trade snow boots for flip-flops?
You've never needed a little fun in the sun more than now after a winter that's repeatedly buried us in snow and ice -- even in the South -- and given us school snow days that have...