This author, speaker and feminist is a Valley native. more

Nov 1, 2017 8:10 AM , Insight


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You’ve definitely seen this shampoo before. more

Oct 11, 2017 7:18 AM Beauty

Patricia Johnson also has her own Valley-based clothing line, Nvelop. more

Sep 12, 2017 8:16 AM , Insight

It’s the local subset of Pantsuit Nation. more

Aug 3, 2017 8:21 AM , Insight

Nothstein is a former Olympic medalist and current executive director. more

Jul 17, 2017 4:44 AM , Insight

Doctors and mothers unite to give the realest advice to parenting. more

Jun 15, 2017 8:00 AM Insight

C.F. Martin & Co.’s roots go back nearly 200 years. The company’s founder was born in Saxony, Germany in 1796 and moved to New York with his family in 1833, where he set up his own guitar shop on Hudson Street. more

Apr 28, 2017 9:26 AM Insight

On a rural back road in bucolic New Tripoli is a small business with a big goal. Green Heron Tools sells gardening tools designed specifically for women. Ann Adams and Liz Brensinger founded the company in 2007 with a mission to keep women health... more

Apr 1, 2017 12:00 AM Insight

The day that the Campania International catalog arrives in the mail must be akin to Christmas morning for purveyors of home and garden goods. Of course, this is no ordinary catalog; it’s more like the Sears Wish Book of decorative accents. Hardbo... more

Feb 28, 2017 9:03 AM Outdoors

Creating jewelry—and helping others make memories—has been a lifelong passion for Kutztown resident Lisa Oswald, the owner, founder and head designer of Sorrelli. Founded in 1983, Sorrelli is a family-owned jewelry company that specializes in ... more

Nov 28, 2016 10:27 AM Insight

Bethlehem native David Zinczenko has earned a reputation as one of the country’s leading experts in health, fitness and weight loss. The #1 New York Times best-selling author has penned 25 books, including the blockbuster Eat This, Not That serie... more

Sep 28, 2016 9:11 AM Insight

Rea Ann Silva travels the world as a celebrity makeup artist and has a family base in Los Angeles, but when it’s time to focus on her line of beauty tools, Silva prefers the quiet, slower pace of the Lehigh Valley. With more than 25 years of e... more

Jul 29, 2016 9:59 AM Insight

A new restaurant is coming to the Lehigh Valley, courtesy of a familiar face. Celebrated restaurateur George Paxos is scheduled to open Top Cut, a highly anticipated traditional steak house, at the Promenade Shops at Saucon Valley in August. T... more

May 31, 2016 9:02 AM Insight

This November it is an honor to tell the stories of three local veterans. Each of their experiences of life after deployment is unique. Each carries its own weight and meaning about the aspects of coming home again. Let us be forever mindful that... more

Oct 28, 2014 8:06 AM Insight

They were unhealthy and unhappy. Something had to change. But reversing decades of bad habits is no easy feat. And yet, somehow, some way, these people found the courage to hit the reset button, accomplishing what they once thought was impossible... more

Sep 26, 2014 7:51 AM Insight

Donna Turner knew what her doctor was going to say before he said it.“I just had a feeling,” she says.Breast cancer. more

Sep 27, 2013 8:23 AM Insight