| Mar 10, 2014
| 6:54 AM
Wescosville Wishes, a team of teachers and staff members at Wescosville Elementary School, will be hosting its second craft/vendor fair and raffle to benefit Autism Speaks from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, April 5, at the school, 1064 Liberty Lane,...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 12:43 PM
Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania recently released its list of Fall/Winter 2013 graduates.
Area graduates include:
Derek J. Beisel, Laurys Station, BSBA Business Adminisstration Marketing; Christopher Brogan, Allentown, BSBA...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 8:30 AM
The Lower Macungie Township Parks and Recreation Board says the township should receive "adequate compensation" for allowing a developer to use parkland for a proposed storm water basin near a proposed Costco-anchored shopping center.
| Feb 25, 2014
| 6:08 PM
The developers of a planned Costco-anchored shopping center in Lower Macungie plan to use a sliver of township park land for a storm water basin that it will turn into a landscaped "rain garden."
While township commissioners are generally pleased with...
| Feb 22, 2014
Memorial services for Earl Nagle, who lived homeless for 28 years under a bridge in Allentown's Lehigh Parkway, will be held Saturday afternoon at the Judd Funeral Home.
Services will begin 1:30 p.m. at the funeral home at 1314 Hamilton St., Allentown....
| Feb 17, 2014
| 7:49 AM
Lower Macungie Library is hosting "Let's Talk about It: Muslim Journeys," a five-week reading and discussion series, according to the library's website.
The program will be held from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Tuesdays from March 25 through May 20. While the...
| Feb 15, 2014
| 5:36 PM
Earl R. Nagle, who inspired the curiosity and care of strangers while he lived homeless nearly three decades under a bridge in Allentown's Lehigh Parkway, died this month. He was 73.
With his bushy red-and-gray beard and restitched raincoat, he was a...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 2:26 PM
With "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" and "X-Men: Days of Future Past" arriving in theaters later this year and "The Avengers: Age of Ultron" and "Batman vs. Superman" set for release in 2015 and 2016 respectively, it's clear society's obsession with...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 7:04 PM
Q: My question is about the bluish colored headlights, and the fog lights and parking lights that many drivers have on at night. I thought there were laws regulating the number and brightness of the lights on the front of the car. In many cases the...
| Dec 14, 2013
| 2:05 PM
Christmas came early for Alburtis residents, at least those hungry for a sit-down restaurant in the borough.
Thanks to a six-month overhaul of the former Iron Horse Inn, which had significantly deteriorated under longtime owner Hermann Sulderits, the...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 2:58 PM
Winter is more than a month away, but plummeting temperatures in the Lehigh Valley would lead many to think otherwise. While blankets, heavy clothing and warm showers help to combat the cold, the best fix is usually a hot meal. Enter — Crazy Mama'...
| May 25, 2013
| 4:01 PM
Emmaus residents seeking a late-night snack or very-early breakfast won't have to travel outside the borough much longer. The East Penn Diner at 1418 Chestnut St. will provide a 24/7 food fix in just a few short weeks.
"We're still hiring some staff and...