| May 24, 2013
| 5:58 PM
I was a William F. Buckley Jr. devotee, not a hippie, as a high school student of the '60s. Still, even we young conservatives took note of the era's peace/love posters and their message, "Suppose They Gave a War and Nobody Came?"
Tuesday offered us a...
| May 18, 2013
| 5:23 PM
Get ready for another debate on whether payday loan stores should return to Pennsylvania.
State Sen. Pat Browne of Allentown said Friday he intends to introduce legislation in the next few weeks that would "redefine the debate" over access to short-...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 4:10 PM
This is just what Lower Macungie Township needs — more big warehouses and more big 18-wheelers rumbling in and out of town to fill and empty them. Welcome to Bayonne, N.J.
The township's Kafkaesque relationship with developer David Jaindl took...
| Jan 16, 2013
| 8:46 AM
Nearly 10 years after Mick Gjevukaj launched River Grille in downtown Easton, the MLM Restaurant Group restaurateur still embraces his founding philosophy.
“My mantra is: simplicity, simplicity, simplicity executed to perfection,” he says....
| Dec 30, 2012
| 2:16 PM
Ten, nine, eight, seven, six — wait! Stop the clock. Hold the ball. Stuff a sock in Ryan Seacrest's mouth. You're probably already stuck with your choice or no choice for this year's New Year's Eve festivities. But in planning for next year,...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 7:17 AM
It could have been one of the best days of her life.
At the very least, Dec. 14, 2012, was shaping up nicely as a window into just how far 30-year-old Lauren Gabrielle Rousseau had come in recent months.
For six years, Rousseau struggled to find a...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 5:07 PM
Without the preservation of physical mementos, we are lost. We cannot know who we are unless we can see and touch the remnants of the key events in our past.
America would be diminished without Independence Hall, Boston's Old North Church, the Liberty...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 7:12 AM
PennDOT announced the following road work schedule for Lehigh County this week:
Municipality: Upper Macungie Township
ROAD NAME: PA 100
BETWEEN: Interstate 78 AND US 222
Type of Work: Crack Sealing
| Dec 19, 2012
The deadline for submitting sports copy is 9 a.m. on Monday. We prefer email (firstname.lastname@example.org). We do not accept results by phone. When two Howard County teams play, players from both teams (first and last names) must be mentioned in the...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 3:01 PM
It began as many confrontations between students do: with a hard stare between two passing strangers, according to Toni Holmes, a senior at an Ellicott City alternative school. One of the girls told a friend, "I don't like her." Snide remarks about...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 10:19 AM
Mount Mat Madness, regarded as one of the top wrestling tournaments in the country until going on a one-year hiatus, is returning this weekend at UMBC with 28 teams from Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania and Virginia.
"Usually, when you want to go to a...