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Interested in starting your own garden and don’t feel your thumb is the shade of green that you wished? This spring, check out some of the best spots in the Valley to purchase beautiful plants while also learning how to turn your backyard into a ... more

Tips & Tricks

We’ve all said it before: “Diet starts tomorrow.” But tomorrow becomes the next day, and then the next month, and soon we find ourselves in the same yearly cycle that we always experience. With spring upon us, it is the perfect time to detox our ... more

Food

What’s the Super Bowl without fried food, flat-screen televisions and a rambunctious crowd? Don’t let it be just another Sunday night. Enjoy the big game the right way at any of these six Valley bars and grills.   P. J. Whelihan’s Offeri... more

Around Town

Embrace the snow this winter with everyone’s favorite winter activities and the best place for each in the beautiful Pocono Mountains.   Skiing & Snowboarding Blue Mountain Resort Offering 39 trails to challenge skiers’ and snowboarde... more

Things To Do

As the holidays grow nearer, one of the greatest gifts to give is a helping hand. Support the local charities this season to ensure it is a happy one for all.   Itty Bitty Kitty Itty Bitty Kitty, Inc. is a nonprofit that runs solely on v... more

Volunteer Spotlight

With Thanksgiving almost here, many Americans reflect on its history and tell stories of Pilgrims and Native Americans, farmers and steelworkers, but mystery remains about these groups and about what their life was like in the Valley. Check out t... more

Around Town

The cool air, decorations, masks, costumes and of course the candy—the Valley is one of the most exciting places to be during the season of Halloween. What exactly is there to do besides trick-or-treat on the big day? What fun is there if you’re ... more

Things To Do

While planning dreamy, exotic vacations is a great and all, actually taking them can be pretty expensive. When you factor in the cost of travel, lodging and meals, it is hard to justify taking time off of work to spend such ridiculous amounts of ... more

Living Well

Have you taken advantage of all the Valley has to offer this summer, or will you have to wait a whole year before you get another chance? Take part in some of these simple pleasures before it’s time to kiss them (and summer) goodbye.   1. S... more

Things To Do

Being single is often associated with loneliness, but it does not have to have to be lonely. There is no need to gorge on ice cream or lounge in sweats all day. Make your singleness a highlight of your life, not the downfall. This month, we chall... more

Living Well

That's right, find the most fun places to cool down and make a splash this summer. Both in the Valley and in neighboring counties, we found the most tricked out water parks and even some secret wet destinations near you.   Wildwater Kingdom... more

Things To Do

Fortunately for us, the Lehigh Valley offers some of the best concert-going spots. Experiencing live music—either in an intimate setting while sipping a cold one or in a vast venue with a hot new headliner—is not only festive, but often turns int... more

Music

In light of Earth Day coming up at the end of the month, you may be reevaluating your carbon footprint or giving your green thumb another try. One organization comprised of Lehigh Valley environmental advocates has made it their mission since 200... more

Volunteer Spotlight

There’s an event, parade, pub or restaurant for anyone in the Lehigh Valley yearning to celebrate their Irish pride. Even if kilts and bagpipes aren’t a part of your heritage, go out in the Valley this March and experience a true cultural celebra... more

Things To Do

Whether you’re single and mingling, recently engaged or married with children, making the effort to enjoy unique and exciting Valentine’s Day goings-on can uplift your spirits and add some spice to a typically predictable holiday. This Valenti... more

Things To Do

Up and Down Hills As far as your wallet is concerned, there’s no better way to enjoy the snow with your family than sledding. It’s a timeless winter activity that will leave all members of your family happy and inevitably exhausted. The locati... more

Things To Do

Nothing in the world brings more hope or promise than the grand expectation that comes along with a new year. On January 1 at midnight, no one is thinking about the dark spots of the past, but rather, everyone is focusing on the new light of the ... more

Living Well

When I learned that I would be tasked with writing a survival guide for Black Friday, my first piece of advice came quickly: just don’t do it. Then a question: why would you do it? And, lastly, a morose realization: people will always do it. But ... more

Things To Do

Just because trees have started to lose their leaves doesn’t mean that you should lose your fitness regimen. As appealing as it may sound, it isn’t time to hibernate quite yet. Fall fitness options in and around the Valley provide vivid, constant... more

Fitness

The middle of September arrives with a bang, proudly trumpeting the arrival of football, and along with the beginning of football season comes the onset of tailgating season. You can picture it now…the sun is out. The cars are lined up. You’re pr... more

Tips & Tricks