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The Morning Call
Roots rocker Alejandro Escovedo, 1960s hit makers Jay and The Americans to play Musikfest CafeRoots rocker Alejandro Escovedo, who over a 40-year career has transitioned fro
Roots rocker Alejandro Escovedo, 1960s hit makers Jay and The Americans to play Musikfest Cafe
The Morning Call / Posted 14 hours ago
Roots rocker Alejandro Escovedo, who over a 40-year career has transitioned from punk rock but never lost its spirit, will perform at Musikfest Cafe at ArtsQuest Center, it was just announced. Also performing will be Vocal Group Hall of Famers Jay... Read more
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The Morning Call
Embrace these Lehigh Valley Valentine's events"Best of OkCupid," at 7 p.m. Sunday, is an improvised take on Internet creepers
Embrace these Lehigh Valley Valentine's events
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
"Best of OkCupid," at 7 p.m. Sunday, is an improvised take on Internet creepers, online dating and everything that is the dating site OkCupid. Performers from a mix of local improv troupes are soliciting people's experiences with online dating: the... Read more
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The Brown and White
It's fundraising banquet season for local outdoors groupsIf you're an outdoors enthusiast, now is one of the few times of year when most
It's fundraising banquet season for local outdoors groups
The Brown and White / Posted 4 days ago
If you're an outdoors enthusiast, now is one of the few times of year when most of the action moves indoors, specifically in the form of outdoors expos and fundraising banquets presented by area conservation organizations. While the region's... Read more
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The Morning Call
Call Board: Auditions for 'Rumors,' 'Lois's Wedding''RUMORS' AUDITIONS Auditions for the Pennsylvania Playhouse production of Neil
Call Board: Auditions for 'Rumors,' 'Lois's Wedding'
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
'RUMORS' AUDITIONS Auditions for the Pennsylvania Playhouse production of Neil Simon's farce "Rumors" will be 1-3 p.m. Feb. 7 and 7-9 p.m. Feb. 8 at the Bethlehem playhouse. Needed are five men and five women, ages 21 and up and ranging in ages 25... Read more
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The Morning Call
Rising L.V. indie duo Slingshot Dakota, Lehigh Valley Music Awards winner Scott Marshall, popular cover band Cunningham & Associates to play Musikfest CafeAn album release party by Lehigh Valley-based rising indie rockers Slingshot Da
Rising L.V. indie duo Slingshot Dakota, Lehigh Valley Music Awards winner Scott Marshall, popular cover band Cunningham & Associates to play Musikfest Cafe
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
An album release party by Lehigh Valley-based rising indie rockers Slingshot Dakota, a tribute to Bruce Springsteen and The Rolling Stones by a popular local band and a show by the performance by the Lehigh Valley Music Awards' winningest act are the... Read more
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The Express-Times
$1M in grants to Lehigh Valley includes $400,000 for Bethlehem parksThe money comes from $28 million in grants announced Jan. 28 by Gov. Tom Wolf f
$1M in grants to Lehigh Valley includes $400,000 for Bethlehem parks
The Express-Times / Posted 7 days ago
The money comes from $28 million in grants announced Jan. 28 by Gov. Tom Wolf from the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, for improving recreation and community revitalization. Other projects in Lehigh and Northampton... Read more
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The Morning Call
Top 5 Concerts of the Coming WeekHere are the : 1.RICHARD THOMPSON Despite all his critical success, Richard T
Top 5 Concerts of the Coming Week
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
Here are the : 1.RICHARD THOMPSON Despite all his critical success, Richard Thompson remains one of the most underappreciated musical artists out there. Thompson's music usually gets divided into his 1960s work... Read more
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The Morning Call
A quick look at Oscar-nominated short films coming to BethlehemAs tasty morsels go, the Oscar short films category — my annual favorite — is l
A quick look at Oscar-nominated short films coming to Bethlehem
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
As tasty morsels go, the Oscar short films category — my annual favorite — is like the box of Russell Stover's chocolates we bought Mother every Christmas. I'd poke a little hole in the bottom to see if it was a flavor I liked and, if not, furtively... Read more
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The Express-Times
Pinch her. She's dancing with Bruce Springsteen on stageSo here's Connie Schwab Hoch's bucket list: Get married? Check Get pregnant?
Pinch her. She's dancing with Bruce Springsteen on stage
The Express-Times / Posted 8 days ago
So here's Connie Schwab Hoch's bucket list: Get married? Check Get pregnant? Check Dance with Bruce Springsteen? Actually, the Boss himself checked off the box on the poster she brought to his concert on Sunday at the Prudential Center in... Read more
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The Morning Call
Red Carpet Oscar viewing party at SteelstacksDress in your best and walk the red carpet before you watch the 88thAcademy Awa
Red Carpet Oscar viewing party at Steelstacks
The Morning Call / Posted 9 days ago
Dress in your best and walk the red carpet before you watch the 88thAcademy Awards at a Red Carpet Party at ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks. The party at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 28 will include food from Wegmans, a red carpet and a multiple-screen telecast... Read more
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The Morning Call
Singer Gary 'U.S.' Bonds to be honored for Lifetime Achievement at Lehigh Valley Music AwardsRock and R&B singer Gary "U.S." Bonds, best known for his 1960s hits "New Orlea
Singer Gary 'U.S.' Bonds to be honored for Lifetime Achievement at Lehigh Valley Music Awards
The Morning Call / Posted 9 days ago
Rock and R&B singer Gary "U.S." Bonds, best known for his 1960s hits "New Orleans" and "Quarter to Three," will receive a Lifetime Achievement Award at the Lehigh Valley Music Awards in March, it was a just announced. Bonds will be given the honor... Read more
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The Morning Call
Signature slices in EastonWhile the Walnut Plaza building is owned by Walnutport Associates LP, the manag
Signature slices in Easton
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
While the Walnut Plaza building is owned by Walnutport Associates LP, the managing agent is J&W Management Corp. of New York City. Erica Cohen, J&W leasing manager, said the facility is an ideal spot for another grocer as it is still in pretty good... Read more
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The Morning Call
Guitarist Pat Metheny, singer/sax player Jessy J, Delbert McClinton and Craig Thatcher to headline ArtsQuest's RiverjazzTwenty-time Grammy Award winning guitarist and composer Pat Metheny, Jazz chart
Guitarist Pat Metheny, singer/sax player Jessy J, Delbert McClinton and Craig Thatcher to headline ArtsQuest's Riverjazz
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
Twenty-time Grammy Award winning guitarist and composer Pat Metheny, Jazz chart-topping saxaphonist and singer Jessy J and Grammy-winning R&B singer Delbert McClinton will play ArtsQuest's RiverJazz series this spring, it was just announced. Also... Read more
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The Morning Call
Couture corsets: 'Project Runway' contestant Pamela Ptak reveals her hand-embellished corsets.Pamela Ptak loves corsets. "I love wearing them," says the fashion designer, w
Couture corsets: 'Project Runway' contestant Pamela Ptak reveals her hand-embellished corsets.
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
Pamela Ptak loves corsets. "I love wearing them," says the fashion designer, who was a contestant on Lifetime's "Project Runway." "It's sort of like being hugged." The Riegelsville designer will have more than a dozen of her most elaborate... Read more
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The Express-Times
ArtsQuest elects new chairman, names other officersAttorney Gregg M. Feinberg has been elected chairman of the ArtsQuest Board of
ArtsQuest elects new chairman, names other officers
The Express-Times / Posted 14 days ago
Attorney Gregg M. Feinberg has been elected chairman of the ArtsQuest Board of Trustees. Feinberg, of Salisbury Township, will serve a one-year term leading the 21-member board, which is responsible for governance of the nonprofit community arts... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce's Outlook and Community Development Awards Wells Fargo global economist Jay H. Bryson talks about the 2016 economic fore
Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce's Outlook and Community Development Awards
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
Wells Fargo global economist Jay H. Bryson talks about the 2016 economic forecast during the Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce's Outlook and Community... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
At chamber event, expert says U.S. economy should hold steady for 2016BETHLEHEM — Despite volatility in the stock market and an economic slowdown in
At chamber event, expert says U.S. economy should hold steady for 2016
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
BETHLEHEM — Despite volatility in the stock market and an economic slowdown in developing nations, the U.S. economy should fare just fine this year, a Wells Fargo economist told a gathering of about 700 people in the Lehigh Valley business community... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
No recession threatens, economist tells LV businessesNo recession looms on the horizon for the United States in the next two years,
No recession threatens, economist tells LV businesses
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 16 days ago
No recession looms on the horizon for the United States in the next two years, local business leaders and government officials were assured during a Lehigh Valley Economic Outlook program early Tuesday afternoon in Bethlehem. “Could this slowdown in... Read more
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The Morning Call
January 27, 2016Frank Facchiano, Chief Operating Officer & Executive VP Member Relations energi
January 27, 2016
The Morning Call / Posted 16 days ago
Frank Facchiano, Chief Operating Officer & Executive VP Member Relations energizes the crowd and thanks various sponsors during the Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce's Outlook and Community Development Awards Luncheon held at SteelStacks'... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh Valley Music Awards announce performers for 17th ceremonyLongtime Lehigh Valley musical headliners Steve Brosky and Jimmy Meyer, and the
Lehigh Valley Music Awards announce performers for 17th ceremony
The Morning Call / Posted 16 days ago
Longtime Lehigh Valley musical headliners Steve Brosky and Jimmy Meyer, and the Craig Thatcher Band lead the list of nearly a dozen performers for the 17th Lehigh Valley Music Awards. The lineup was announced for the awards ceremony, set at 4 p.m.... Read more
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The Morning Call
ArtsQuest High School Jazz Band Showcase to have most schools everSixteen area high schools will compete in the fifth annual SteelStacks High Sch
ArtsQuest High School Jazz Band Showcase to have most schools ever
The Morning Call / Posted 16 days ago
Sixteen area high schools will compete in the fifth annual SteelStacks High School Jazz Band Showcase next month -- the largest field in the event's history, organizers have announced. ArtsQuest has announced the lineup and other details for the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh Valley cancellations and announcementsCancellations and announcements for the Lehigh Valley as the region digs out fr
Lehigh Valley cancellations and announcements
The Morning Call / Posted 16 days ago
Cancellations and announcements for the Lehigh Valley as the region digs out from the winter storm: *Area school districts closed for Wednesday: Allentown *The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Allentown Outpatient Clinic, 3110 Hamilton Blvd.,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh Valley Music Awards announces performers for ceremony at SteelStacksLongtime Lehigh Valley musical headliners Steve Brosky and Jimmy Meyer and the
Lehigh Valley Music Awards announces performers for ceremony at SteelStacks
The Morning Call / Posted 16 days ago
Longtime Lehigh Valley musical headliners Steve Brosky and Jimmy Meyer and the Craig Thatcher Band lead the list of nearly a dozen performers for the 17th Lehigh Valley Music Awards. The lineup was announced for the awards ceremony, set at 4 p.m.... Read more
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The Morning Call
Weather doesn't dampen enthusiasm for Lehigh Valley chamber's economic forecast luncheonBETHLEHEM – More than 700 people from the Lehigh Vallley business community are
Weather doesn't dampen enthusiasm for Lehigh Valley chamber's economic forecast luncheon
The Morning Call / Posted 16 days ago
BETHLEHEM – More than 700 people from the Lehigh Vallley business community are gathering at ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks for the annual Lehigh Valley Economic Outlook and Community Development Awards Luncheon. Featured speakers at the event... Read more
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The Morning Call
January 23, 2015Volunteer Megan McGuire, 14, of Center Valley, helps the Peep mascot visit the
January 23, 2015
The Morning Call / Posted 20 days ago
Volunteer Megan McGuire, 14, of Center Valley, helps the Peep mascot visit the crowd during Peeps Fest at the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks on Monday, December 30, 2013. The 2-day event, which also runs on Tuesday, features all kinds of events for... Read more
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The Morning Call
Looking for work? Job fair to be held TuesdayAre you looking for a job? Then you may want to attend the Lehigh Valley Job Fa
Looking for work? Job fair to be held Tuesday
The Morning Call / Posted 20 days ago
Are you looking for a job? Then you may want to attend the Lehigh Valley Job Fair on Tuesday. The event, powered by LehighValleyHelpWanted.com, will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday at the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks in Bethlehem. Local... Read more
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The Morning Call
ArtsQuest Improv Comedy Festival postponed, other programming canceled by coming snowstormThe forecast snowstorm has claimed more scheduled entertainment this weekend: A
ArtsQuest Improv Comedy Festival postponed, other programming canceled by coming snowstorm
The Morning Call / Posted 21 days ago
The forecast snowstorm has claimed more scheduled entertainment this weekend: ArtsQuest is canceling or postponing its programming at SteelStacks and the Banana Factory on Saturday, including its third annual Improv Comedy Festival. The Comedy... Read more
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The Brown and White
ArtsQuest's Souper Bowl a casualty of the snowstormThe fundraiser in which area chefs and restaurants serve a variety of soups was
ArtsQuest's Souper Bowl a casualty of the snowstorm
The Brown and White / Posted 21 days ago
The fundraiser in which area chefs and restaurants serve a variety of soups was scheduled for 11 a.m. at the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks in Bethlehem, the news release said. As much as 14 inches of snow is expected to fall between Friday night... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Arts Around Town: Connecting is key at Improv Comedy Festival in BethlehemThe word, improvisation, crops up a lot in the performing and visual arts. Gett
Arts Around Town: Connecting is key at Improv Comedy Festival in Bethlehem
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 21 days ago
The word, improvisation, crops up a lot in the performing and visual arts. Getting the message across, person to person, comes down to another word, connection. Some great examples of improvising in the moment and connecting with an audience can be... Read more
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The Morning Call
Improv Comedy Festival in Bethlehem: Shakespeare will get funnyBETHLEHEM — There's something funny about this: A festival that ArtsQuest makes
Improv Comedy Festival in Bethlehem: Shakespeare will get funny
The Morning Call / Posted 22 days ago
BETHLEHEM — There's something funny about this: A festival that ArtsQuest makes up as it goes along is returning for a third year. The SteelStacks Improv Comedy Festival will be Jan. 22-23 at ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks in Bethlehem. Headlining... Read more
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The Morning Call
Singer-songwriter Eric Hutchinson to play ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacksSinger-songwriter Eric Hutchinson, a critics favorite best known known for his
Singer-songwriter Eric Hutchinson to play ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks
The Morning Call / Posted 22 days ago
Singer-songwriter Eric Hutchinson, a critics favorite best known known for his songs "Rock & Roll," "OK, It's Alright With Me" and "Watching You Watch Him," will perform in the Blast Furnace Room at ArtsQuest Center in Bethlehem, it was just... Read more
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The Express-Times
Improv comedy gains big following in the Lehigh ValleyThe reach and scope of improvisational comedy has grown beyond the Lehigh Valle
Improv comedy gains big following in the Lehigh Valley
The Express-Times / Posted 23 days ago
The reach and scope of improvisational comedy has grown beyond the Lehigh Valley. The evidence lies in the third annual SteelStacks Improv Comedy Festival, set for Friday and Saturday at the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks in Bethlehem. Improv... Read more
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The Morning Call
Scene: Sacred Heart Hospital fundraiser a sure betAbout 250 charitable people recently gambled on the future of Sacred Heart Hosp
Scene: Sacred Heart Hospital fundraiser a sure bet
The Morning Call / Posted 26 days ago
About 250 charitable people recently gambled on the future of Sacred Heart Hospital during the hospital's 7th Annual Night of Chance. Held for the first time at the University Center at DeSales, the Nov. 6 fundraiser featured table games, an open... Read more
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The Morning Call
Easton's Liz Russo takes aim at addiction in comedy show at SteelStacks“The more laughter you have, the more chances you have to get through it.” That
Easton's Liz Russo takes aim at addiction in comedy show at SteelStacks
The Morning Call / Posted 28 days ago
“The more laughter you have, the more chances you have to get through it.” That's what Liz Russo said during “Dry Humor: Standup for Recovery,” a comedy show Wednesday night at the Fowler Blast Furnace Room in the ArtsQuest Center in Bethlehem. She... Read more
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The Morning Call
Concerts, plays and a new book keep Lynnie Godfrey on a happy whirlwindLynnie Godfrey has hit the Lehigh Valley like a whirlwind since she moved here
Concerts, plays and a new book keep Lynnie Godfrey on a happy whirlwind
The Morning Call / Posted 28 days ago
Lynnie Godfrey has hit the Lehigh Valley like a whirlwind since she moved here five years ago, with sold-out jazz cabaret shows at Miller Symphony Hall in Allentown, concerts and play readings at Bethlehem's SteelStacks, two CDs, and, on Jan. 23, a... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Musikfest reveals official festival artworkArtsQuest has unveiled the official 2016 Musikfest artwork. Philadelphia-based
Musikfest reveals official festival artwork
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 28 days ago
ArtsQuest has unveiled the official 2016 Musikfest artwork. Philadelphia-based artist Gina Triplett painted the acrylic work that includes several features tied the annual music festival. “The subjects of my painting all tie in to Musikfest’s... Read more
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The Brown and White
Musikfest 2016 artwork unveiled, offering taste of summerArtsQuest unveiled a little taste of summer Wednesday: the official artwork for
Musikfest 2016 artwork unveiled, offering taste of summer
The Brown and White / Posted 29 days ago
ArtsQuest unveiled a little taste of summer Wednesday: the official artwork for Musikfest 2016. The acrylic work was created by Philadelphia-based painter and illustrator Gina Triplett, named one of Print Magazine's "20 under 30 New Visual Artists,"... Read more
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The Morning Call
Musikfest unveils poster for 2016Having announced its first headlining act for 2016 today, Musikfest also has re
Musikfest unveils poster for 2016
The Morning Call / Posted 29 days ago
Having announced its first headlining act for 2016 today, Musikfest also has released its officials poster for the annual downtown Bethlehem festival, which runs Aug. 5-14. The poster, created by Philadelphia-based painter and illustrator Gina... Read more
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The Morning Call
David Bowie tribute dance/film event set for ArtsQuest CenterMusically shape-shifting singer David Bowie, who died of cancer, will be given
David Bowie tribute dance/film event set for ArtsQuest Center
The Morning Call / Posted 30 days ago
Musically shape-shifting singer David Bowie, who died of cancer, will be given a tribute at ArtsQuest Center at StaeelStacks on Jan. 16, it was just announced. ArtsQuest will have a benefit dance party at 9:30 p.m. Jan. 16, led by Bethlehem’s DJ... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bethlehem's National Museum of Industrial History offers adopt-an-artifact programWant to adopt a 115-ton Corliss Steam Engine that, for 40 years,supplied water
Bethlehem's National Museum of Industrial History offers adopt-an-artifact program
The Morning Call / Posted a month ago
Want to adopt a 115-ton Corliss Steam Engine that, for 40 years,supplied water to York, Pa.? How about a silk loom that made fabric for the White House from 1929 to 2004? Or a switchboard that Bethlehem Steel once used to communicate throughout the... Read more

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