| Jun 2, 2012
| 5:21 PM
I recently walked through The Outdoor Shops at the Lehigh Valley Mall and noticed something odd.
In the background of the sparkling buildings constructed in 2007 to house high-end labels like Williams-Sonoma, White House Black Market and Coach is the...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 2:07 PM
The world's greatest mathematician was upset that the Lehigh Valley Fire Team did not win this year's national math competition for students from all over the country.
"What the hell's the matter with them?" he asked, observing that the Fire Team won the...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 6:18 PM
It was a final score that had people checking multiple sources to verify its accuracy.
Lehighton 22, East Stroudsburg South 19.
The same Indians team that had lost to previously winless Allen just six days earlier had pulled off the biggest surprise...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 5:07 PM
Rosemary Leblond of Lower Macungie has no idea what it's like to ride a bicycle across the country, but next Saturday, she and husband, Denis, will be in Oceanside, Calif., to work as co-crew chiefs as sons Marc and Patrick start out on a journey to...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 9:26 AM
Edgar Rodriguez is back in the same football stadium where he played his high school games for Dieruff several years ago.
But Rodriguez is hoping that when the Lehigh Valley Storm semi-pro team makes its home debut at 7 p.m. Saturday against the...
| Jun 9, 2012
| 4:55 PM
Golf is a great sport, but it's pretty exclusive.
Those living in households with annual incomes of $125,000 or more are four times more likely to play golf than those in households with annual incomes below $30,000, according to the National Golf...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 7:35 AM
The local impact of Hurricane Sandy became more catastrophic for the Lehigh Valley with the deaths of two more people, bringing the region's death toll to four as of Wednesday morning.
A Lower Macungie Township woman died from the fumes from a portable...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 8:43 PM
Despite a vote of confidence from Philadelphia Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie in the offseason, Andy Reid can ill afford another flop out of the gate.
On Thursday, the 14th-year Eagles coach, who played at Glendale Community College, wrapped up nine weeks of...
| Jun 18, 2012
PHILADELPHIA — Self-scouting sometimes teaches Andy Reid and his Philadelphia Eagles coaching staff a lot.
Looking back over last season, which they opened by beating the tragically ineptSt. Louis Ramsby default before losing their next four,...
| Jun 23, 2012
| 5:49 PM
The mercury was high when I wrote this column Wednesday afternoon, so my mind was on frozen treats.
I'm tired of writing about frozen yogurt, so I shifted to another frozen treat — smoothies.
That takes this column to Pacific Smoothie in south...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 7:02 PM
The Lehigh Valley impact of Hurricane Sandy intensified Wednesday with the reports of two more storm-related deaths.
Also on Wednesday, 41,000 of the region's homes and businesses that lost power in the storm had electricity restored. But about 160,000...
| Jul 8, 2012
| 8:49 PM
As one of the biggest events of its kind in the country, the Stellar Construction "Catch A Rising Star" High School Basketball Showcase has more than carved its niche on the local sports scene.
And hundreds of basketball fans will swarm Cedar Beach later...