| Sep 26, 2013
| 8:50 AM
You couldn't have asked for more beautiful weather on the morning of Sunday, Sept. 15, when the crowd gathered as the Elkridge Food Pantry hosted its annual Give Where You Live 5K Family Fun Run/Walk.
The event drew 193 participants (145 pre-...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 9:50 PM
UMES' Boozer, Brown among HOF candidates
Former running back Emerson Boozer and lineman Roger Brown of Maryland State, now UMES, are among 25 finalists for the Black College Football Hall of Fame, it was announced Tuesday. The finalists...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 5:37 AM
Get a grip -- again!
Bag a free Boccieri Golf Secret Grip valued at $16.99 with a coupon. This popular offer was made in July.
Bring the coupon and your driver or 7 iron to Dick's Sporting Goods, Edwin Watts or Golf Galaxy stores for free...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 8:07 AM
The following items were taken from police reports:
•A 28-year-old Wheaton man was arrested July 15 for attempting to steal two memory cards from Fry's Electronics on Finley Road.
•Someone broke into Belle Aire Auto Body on...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 4:26 PM
Frozen yogurt shops continue to gobble up retail space in the Lehigh Valley. The latest frozen yogurt shop is a Menchie's planned for Airport Center shopping plaza in Hanover Township, Lehigh County, according to Jody King of CBRE, the real estate firm...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 8:09 AM
New life is being pumped into Centerpointe Mall, located at the corner of 28th Street and East Beltline according to development company Lormax Stern.
The idea is to convert the former Eastbrook Mall into a 550,000 square foot Power Center.
| May 26, 2012
| 1:41 PM
After 14 holes, I risked the wrath of the golf gods by reminding Hunter Hillenmeyer he had yet to three-putt a green.
"Now that's a jinx," he said.
For seven-plus seasons, Hillenmeyer thrived as a Bears linebacker because of his mental toughness. A...
| Sep 1, 2012
| 5:23 PM
As promised last week, this Sunday's column continues the restaurant-watch theme.
Let's start with a piece of Allentown history that has shifted to south Bethlehem.
Downtown Allentown's long-standing Chinese restaurant House of Chen occasionally...
| Jan 28, 2012
| 4:48 PM
Airport Center opened in 2009 to tepid fanfare, its prospects dampened by a sea of empty storefronts and broken commitments from merchants.
Now, years later, it's like a retail Cinderella story. The 500,000-square-foot Hanover Township, Lehigh County,...
| Feb 17, 2011
| 4:23 PM
Mega shoe store chain DSW plans to open a store in the Airport Center shopping plaza by mid-April, an official said. This is the first Lehigh Valley store for the Ohio-based chain that has about 300 stores in 37 states. DSW's store is being constructed...
| Dec 14, 2009
| 9:15 PM
Gordon Morgan tried on a Tiger Woods shirt at Edwin Watts Golf but ended up putting it back on the shelf.
"We're banned from buying any," he said — adding, by way of explanation, "the wives."
It's unclear just how well Tiger Woods apparel will...
| Nov 25, 2010
No doubt all the people on your list have stuff to carry or contain. Peruse these bags -- in all their forms -- that hold everything from personals to pleasures.
Dads need diaper bags too. Recognizing that need, DadGear designs bags that...