| Aug 2, 2011
| 12:15 PM
Hersheypark will add a first-of-its-kind $25-million steel roller coaster in May that will be the tallest, fastest and longest at the Pennsylvania theme park.
> Photos: Skyrush coaster at Hersheypark
After a yearlong viral marketing campaign that teased...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 5:15 AM
I’m setting off on a road trip across America's "Coaster Belt," hitting eight theme parks in Ohio, Pennsylvania and New Jersey in just 10 days. Along the way, I'll visit some of the oldest amusement parks in the world and climb aboard classic wooden...
| Jul 15, 2011
| 5:15 AM
Known as "America's Roller Coast," Cedar Point has been home to many record-breaking rides over the years and boasts a towering skyline of steel unmatched by any other amusement park.
Photos: View the Top 10 Cedar Point roller coasters
With 17 coasters,...
| May 19, 2008
It's a big year for fans of theme parks and roller coasters all over North America.
The long list of new attractions includes the rock 'n' roll-themed Hard Rock Park in Myrtle Beach, S.C.; the Nickelodeon-themed park at Minnesota's Mall of America; Toy...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 3:19 PM
Drive through a festival of lights in Allentown. Take a horse and carriage ride through historic Bethlehem. See Brian Setzer jump, jive and wail with his orchestra at the State Theatre in Easton. In every corner of the Lehigh Valley, there are special...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 4:22 AM
Welcome to Lehigh Valley Music's Ticket Box, listing new shows on sale. Paul Simon and Sting, Miley Cyrus and Lady Antebellum, all at Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, DJ Pauly D on New Years Eve at Sands Bethlehem Event Center......
| Nov 15, 2013
| 11:05 AM
Winterfest of Lights
Sure, you've been to Ocean City. But have you been in the winter? Enjoy the offseason with one last beach trip before next summer. Head to Ocean City for the inaugural weekend of the 21st annual Winterfest of Lights....
| Nov 14, 2013
| 8:29 AM
Three referees from District 11 have been selected to officiate the PIAA Class A girls soccer championship game pitting PAC-10 and Southern Columbia (22-1-1) against Greensburg Central Catholic (20-2) 5 p.m. Friday at Hersheypark Stadium.
| Sep 20, 2013
| 4:23 AM
Summing up 18 years as a sports writer in the newspaper business is something I wish I could do. My passion for the business, my love of sports and the wonderful people who have surrounded me are making that impossible.......
| Sep 3, 2013
| 1:23 PM
Marie Benick, who lived to be 107 and enjoyed hot fudge sundaes and roller coaster rides, died Friday at her home at Brightview Assisted Living in Towson. Family members said she lived independently until February, when she had a minor stroke that...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 6:57 AM
The Springfield Middle School eighth-grade band traveled to Lindale Middle School in Anne Arundel County, Md., to participate in the Maryland State Band Festival on May 13.
The band performed three prepared pieces and participated in a sight-reading...