| Sep 11, 2012
The 2012 Lehigh Valley Hunting and Fishing Extravaganza experienced record crowds on Aug. 25, according to show co-organizer Bob Danenhower.
The 2012 event's Top Dog Competition winner went to a German short-haired pointer bell (owned by Tim Gardner of...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 5:56 PM
Just a note to say that even though National Get Outdoors Day is Sunday, the programs going on at Blue Marsh Lake are taking place on Saturday. All the times previously mentioned are the same.
The festivities open with a hike at 8 a.m. from the...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 5:59 PM
Q: I was wondering if PennDOT was planning on setting up a website for the I-78 Route 412 interchange construction project. It would be great if images of the planned road work were available, as they are for MacArthur Road interchange reconstruction at...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 6:53 PM
Bass season kicks off in Pennsylvania on Saturday, and that means that summertime fishing will be in full swing as anglers can keep the bass they've been catching on the local waterways.
Make sure you're up on the latest bass regulations, including the...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 5:07 PM
With the sweltering hot weather hitting the Lehigh Valley the last few days, many anglers hit the water for some bare-legged wading to keep cool. Some of my favorite memories of summertime fishing are wading in streams with old sneakers. It wasn't quite...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 5:00 PM
The Fish Report returns after a vacation at the Jersey Shore, and we welcome a new saltwater contributor with Avalon Hodge Podge Bait and Tackle, where we picked up some crabbing hooks and bait to trade a windy, sand-blasting beach day for a crab catching...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 6:10 PM
Last Friday the temperature was in the 60s, this Friday it's supposed to be in the 90s. Wednesday was gorgeous with no humidity; Thursday was stifling with widespread storms.
The water levels are still low locally, but the Lehigh River should get some...
| Aug 4, 2012
| 5:42 PM
One of our first-ever On The Cheap tips came from Don Mellinger in Bethlehem, who offered what he described as the "Musikfest for $0 a day" plan.
Don eats a big lunch at home, then hits the Bethlehem festival with some sandwiches and a Musikfest mug full...
| Sep 14, 2012
If you want to find out about the delays in refilling Leaser Lake, plan to attend a public meeting of the Leaser Lake Heritage Foundation 7-9 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 27 at the Lynn Township Municipal Building on Route 143.
George White, president of the...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 7:32 PM
The Coldwater Heritage Partnership is taking applications for the 2013 Coldwater Conservation Grants Program, which is offering planning grants and implementation grants to help protect and conserve the health of Pennsylvania's coldwater ecosystems....
| Sep 27, 2012
| 6:09 PM
This weekend is a great time to be a hunter or angler. In addition to fishing activity on the rise on all the local streams, rivers and lakes and ponds, all kinds of activities are taking place at the New Jersey and Delaware shores, and up north on the...
| Jul 14, 2012
| 4:55 PM
A lot of retail comes on wheels these days.
That includes the classic Good Humor ice cream truck that we all know, but also hot dog carts and mobile clothing boutiques.
While the rolling boutique fad may not have hit the Valley yet, we have something...