| 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...
| May 26, 2012
| 12:53 PM
The great thing about rummage sales is you never know what you're going to find.
We swung by the Boutique at the Rink in Bethlehem last week to get a sneak peek at the thousands of donated items that will go on sale beginning Tuesday. Hundreds of...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 7:23 PM
Nearly 900 mourners, including NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, attended the memorial service Tuesday for former Glendale Community College football player Garrett Reid, the son of Philadelphia Eagles Coach Andy Reid.
Reid, who was an offensive tackle...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 4:09 PM
Many people believe the expression "His name is mud" originated with Dr. Samuel Mudd, who treated Abraham Lincoln's assassin, John Wilkes Booth, and was convicted of being a conspirator.
It actually dates several decades before that. Dictionary.com...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 7:57 PM
The fall scholastic sports season is well under way and in every corner of the Valley, in every sport, kids are competing for wins and championships.
But this year most of our area high school teams are learning that sports is not just about winning....
| Apr 30, 2012
| 7:48 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. hospitals are ripping out wall-mounted toilets and replacing them with floor models to better support obese patients. The Federal Transit Administration wants buses to be tested for the impact of heavier riders on steering and...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 10:12 AM
Special investigator Louis Freeh said Joe Paterno and top Penn State administrators covered up child sex abuse allegations against Jerry Sandusky for more than a decade to protect the university.
“The evidence clearly shows, in our view, an...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 9:16 AM
Debbie Jackson, an Easton parent of a child with behavioral challenges, shared her story on Capitol Hill Thursday morning during a hearing on how schools can handle such children without using seclusion or physical restraint.
Jackson was joined by Dr....
| Jul 21, 2012
| 7:48 PM
The versatility that Matt McBride hopes him in a Major League uniform in the not-to-distant future kept him on the bench for most of the Triple-A All-Star game.
Since the Liberty High grad was drafted out of Lehigh University as a catcher, Pacific...
| Jul 22, 2012
| 8:41 PM
Disney World is called "the happiest place on earth."
But a group of Lehigh Valley girls basketball players didn't have a happy time when they played in a national tournament at the Magic Kingdom in 2011.
"We had two girls get hurt — one tore...
| May 4, 2012
| 3:30 PM
On the face of it, it was a great idea.
Bring together some of the most knowledgeable proponents and opponents of Allentown's arena project and set them loose for a lively televised discussion, adeptly moderated for WFMZ's "Business Matters" program by...