| Mar 20, 2011
| 5:39 PM
As the investigation into the slaying of Jennifer L. Snyder continues, her family is taking steps to see that the Lower Macungie woman's passion for helping animals lives on.
Snyder's family has set up the Jennifer Lindsay Snyder Memorial Fund, at Jim...
| Mar 24, 2011
| 9:23 PM
More than a year before veterinarian David Rapoport was charged with killing his lover and her unborn child, Rapoport, his wife and the woman clashed in a shopping center parking lot when his wife confronted him about the affair.
Elizabeth Rapoport had...
| Feb 10, 2011
| 8:16 PM
The owner of a 99 cent store rushed to Home Depot Thursday morning for plywood to board up busted windows. An accountant on 13th Street tried desperately to find out when access would be restored to his office now that tax season is in full swing. A local...
| Feb 10, 2011
| 7:42 PM
As Thursday dawned, the extent of the explosion and fire in central Allentown became starkly visible: half a block reduced to cinders by a catastrophe that killed five people, displaced scores from their homes and raised fears about the soundness of the...
| Mar 12, 2011
Scarcely more than three years ago, Electrikus Inc. was a collection of ideas taking shape around Bill Crompton's dining room table. Today, the company has its first product on the market and is planning the launch of a second.
| Nov 6, 2011
| 4:12 PM
It was an afternoon to remember at Chicago Shakespeare Theater.
In the same audience for the Sunday matinee of Gary Griffin's production of "Follies" were the much-awarded playwright David Henry Hwang, the British theatrical giant Sir Peter Hall and...
| Nov 15, 2011
| 8:28 PM
Mike McQueary, the Penn State assistant football coach under fire for his reported lack of action in an alleged 2002 rape of a boy by Jerry Sandusky, said in an email to a former classmate that he stopped the assault in an athletic facility shower and...
| Nov 16, 2011
| 7:51 PM
Mike McQueary told a classmate he stopped the rape of a young boy in a Penn State locker room shower and reported it to the police in 2002.
But the actions McQueary said he took after walking in on that shocking scene aren't described in the grand jury...
| Nov 17, 2011
| 7:33 PM
The child sex scandal at Penn State University reverberated Thursday on multiple fronts, touching everything from promotional buttons to superstar athletes to bowl bids as state and national media raced to keep track.
A vague post in an Internet forum...
| Apr 3, 2011
After the fires were out and the dead accounted for, state regulators tasked with determining the cause of the natural gas explosion that leveled an Allentown city block ordered UGI Utilities to dig up its own pipe and find out why it failed.
| Nov 30, 2011
| 7:38 PM
— Jerry Sandusky abused a 10-year-old boy more than a hundred times over four years beginning in 1992, according to a lawsuit filed by attorneys for the accuser Wednesday in Philadelphia County Court.
Sandusky met the boy through The Second Mile,...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 8:00 PM
STATE COLLEGE — Penn State University President Rodney Erickson denied Wednesday that the glare of the national media or a public outcry forced the ousters of former university President Graham Spanier and football coach Joe Paterno in the wake of a...