| Aug 9, 2012
| 4:22 PM
Good Thursday Morning, Fellow Seekers. We've been doing some pretty heavy-duty Olympic viewing around Casa de Capitol Ideas these last few days, so as we head into the final furlong before the weekend, it seemed only appropriate to look backward......
| Aug 8, 2012
| 4:22 PM
The Corbett administration has inked a five-year deal with a central Pennsylvania-based grocery store chain for the naming rights to part of the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex in Harrisburg. Weis Markets of Sunbury, Northumberland County, will pay the...
| Mar 17, 2012
| 5:58 PM
Craft beer's popularity has kept beer distributors busy reorganizing shelves to accommodate what is a seemingly never-ending selection from microbrewers.
Now distributors have even more work to do but they're not complaining.
Thanks to a recent change...
| Dec 10, 2011
| 5:49 PM
I hope you're ready for a heap of restaurant news … 'cause we're about to dig in!
First, Strange Brew Tavern opened days ago at the former Jelly Beans Southside Jam space at 1996 S. Fifth St., Allentown.
Owners upgraded the 6,000-square-foot...
| Oct 21, 2012
| 6:01 PM
Cornelia Jane "Connie" Lindsay, 79, of Hagerstown, passed away Friday, Oct. 19, 2012, at her home surrounded by her family.
Born Dec. 29, 1932, in Hagerstown, she was the daughter of the late Hazel V. Thomas Binkley and John Wilbur Thomas.
| Oct 22, 2012
| 9:09 AM
Let's face it, there's nothing like a good grocery war to bring down prices. It often happens when grocers within close proximity of each other are in direct competition to win your patronage.
And, lucky for us, it looks like at least two wars may be...
| Oct 31, 2012
The weather is really starting to turn strange around this time of the year anymore. Hope all of you have come through the storm safely and are doing well.
Winter Street Elementary chooses star athletes
Winter Street Elementary School has announced...
| Apr 30, 2012
Weis Markets is partnering with local shelters and rescue agencies through May 26 for its third annual Paws for Pets food supply and donation drive.
The Weis Market on Eastern Boulevard at the corner of Dual Highway and Eastern Boulevard is...
| May 17, 2012
| 2:08 PM
Despite recent promising reports from the Energy Information Administration that show demand for gas will be at an eleven year low this summer, consumers will still likely be paying about $3.79 a gallon this summer.
But, self proclaimed penny pincher and...
| May 18, 2012
| 6:13 PM
With world leaders on their way to Camp David for a Group of Eight summit, protesters trickled into nearby Thurmont to speak their minds.
The movement started slowly Friday morning, with just two representatives of the Larouche Political Action Committee...
| May 19, 2012
| 5:11 PM
Phillipsburg Mall is home to anchors like Sears, Bon-Ton, Kohl's and JCPenney's.
But have you noticed that the mall's corridors are riddled with vacancies?
I witnessed the sea of empty storefronts as I walked through the mall during lunchtime Wednesday....
| May 29, 2012
| 6:40 AM
For years, Steve Strauss and J. Christopher West have noticed the Lehighton area could use a one-stop fitness and sports center.
The two, with decades in the sports and training business, recently opened Pyramid Sports Performance Center at the former...