• Smells Like My Paper Route - “After more than a century of rolling newspapers off the presses in Allentown, The Morning Call will move its printing operations to Jersey City, N.J., early next year.”  Reading that opening line of Andrew Wagaman’s story in the December 1, …
  • Dirt Bikes and College Classes - This month, Bobby Gunther Walsh chats with Anna Davis, a student at Lehigh University just finishing up her junior year majoring in mechanical engineering. Davis also happens to be an accomplished cross country dirt bike rider who regularly competes in …
  • In The Biz: Jim Thorpe - By Alice Wanamaker, Assistant VP Northern Region Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce History, culture, excellent dining, outdoor adventure, art, relaxation, modernization… Jim Thorpe, PA offers up a unique experience for visitors and locals alike with small businesses, boutiques, night …
  • Adventure Chick: The Slow Life -   By: Cassie Miller   Nestled in his handler's chest with his long arms wrapped around her torso like a baby hanging tight to its mother, Bean the Sloth has it made. A soft smile and a sleepy stare is …
  • Adventure Chick: The Lost Art of Print Making - The Alternative Gallery in Allentown is a hub for the Valley's many talented artists and performers. The gallery is always growing, adding different departments for artists operating in different mediums. Their latest department was added back in July; a full-blown …
  • 2017 Lehigh Valley Fall Fun Guide - FOOD September 9: 2nd Annual Allentown Beer Festival - The Hamilton District Main Street Program, in partnership with Cork & Cage presents this afternoon block party full of beer, food and live music. 1 – 5 p.m. $34 online; $40 …
  • Two Sides to the Valley: Taxes - By Michelle G. Young, Executive Vice President, Government and External Affairs Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce “If you don't drink, smoke or drive a car, you're a tax evader.”  So said the former Speaker of the U.S. House of …
  • Adventure Chick: Anti-Gravity Yoga - Learning to Fly with Anti-Gravity Yoga With my head grazing the mat below me, it’s hard to ignore the urge to right myself. Luckily, my legs, in a tangled web of hammock, are keeping me comfortably locked in my dangle. …
  • Bookmarks: The Signal Flame - Any resident of Central Pennsylvania who lived through the flood of June 1972 can’t help but possess indelible memories of its devastation. That cataclysm lies at the heart of  Andrew Krivák’s quietly moving second novel, The Signal Flame. Set in …
  • Bookmarks: Dark Money - The Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the Radical Right by Jane Mayer (Anchor, $17, 576 pages, Paperback) WORDS BY HARVEY FREEDENBERG Only a few months removed from the 2016 election, I read one of the most …