It’s a true Lehigh Valley community of music.
Angel-voiced Bel Canto youth singers join with the playful and raucous Jakopa’s Punch band; hip-hop-inspired body percussion punctuates a group of elite high school chorale singers, and a New Orleans-style brass band adds a swinging vibe to the spiritual sounds of a Baptist church choir.
For the exuberant “A Joyful Noise,” The Bach Choir of Bethlehem and Touchstone Theatre have partnered for a concert, 4 p.m. Oct. 6, Zoellner Arts...
Call 610-829-4540 (ask operator for Area Agency on Aging) for locations or visit https://www.northamptoncounty.org/HS/AGING/Pages/default.aspx.
Wednesday, October 2: Apricot nectar, fried chicken patty on a bun with lettuce/tomato/mayo, Amish potato salad, dark red sweet cherries.
Thursday, October 3: Macaroni and cheese, stewed tomatoes, spinach salad w/ hot bacon dressing, wheat bread w/ margarine,...
I finally took the plunge and opened a Twitter account. Can you recommend Twitter etiquette for beginners?
Getting accustomed to Twitter can be difficult. It can appear to be a baffling and overwhelming social media platform.
As a new Twitter user, you would benefit greatly by learning the decorum of the Twitter community. It’s not as difficult as you may think. It’s a delicate balance of being social and genuine.
As you ease...
Call 610-782-3254 for locations.
Wednesday, October 2: Rosemary roast beef, mashed potatoes, peas and pearl onions, dinner roll, blushing pears.
Thursday, October 3: Chicken Alfredo, broccoli and red peppers, garlic spinach, bowtie pasta, chocolate chip, bread pudding.
Friday, October 4: Open face hot turkey sandwich on whole wheat bread, vegetable soup, chive mashed potatoes, honeydew melon.
Monday, October 7: Beef and bean chili, chuck wagon corn, brown rice,...
Historian Patrick Donmoyer will speak about and sign copies of his book, “Powwowing in Pennsylvania:
Braucherei & the Ritual of Everyday Life,” 1 p.m. Oct. 12, Lehigh County Historical Society’s Lehigh Valley Heritage Museum, 432 W. Walnut St., Allentown.
“Patrick Donmoyer will reveal traditional Pennsylvania Dutch ritual folk healing practices and the insights they provide into the development of a distinctive Pennsylvania Dutch folk culture,” said Joseph...
Q. We are expecting our first child in three months. I do not smoke cigarettes or vape, but most of my relatives do. My husband is adamant that he does not want any smoking or vaping near our baby or in our house. He doesn’t even want them to have any smell of smoke on them or their clothes. Is he being unreasonable? I don’t know what to tell my family.
“Reasonable and unreasonable are personable opinions,” panelist Mike Daniels said, adding, “Everyone is going to have a different...
Lehigh Carbon Community College (LCCC) is providing The Honors Scholars program for a limited number of first-year students who plan to graduate from LCCC and transfer to a four-year college or university.
Applications are being accepted for students enrolling for the Fall 2020 semester.
Information: LCCC Admissions office, 610-799-1575; honors@LCCC.edu;
The movie, “Downton Abbey,” is the comfort food of cinema, albeit fine dining.
The big-screen version of “Downton Abbey,” the popular BBC television series (2010-2015) seen on PBS stations in the United States can be enjoyed by non-fans and especially by fans.
The movie is sumptuously lensed (director of photography Ben Smithard) with lovely vistas and elegant interior scenes and romantic, back-lit photography of featured characters, often sharp-witted humorous dialogue between...
One word: Wynonna & The Big Noise roars into Penn’s Peak, Jim Thorpe, for a concert, 8 p.m. Oct. 4. Doors open at 7 p.m. Wynonna Judd released the studio album, “Wynonna & the Big Noise,” in 2016. The album produced two singles, “Jesus And A Jukebox” and “Things I Lean On.” Wynonna Ellen Judd (born Christina Claire Ciminella, May 30, 1964) is a multi-award-winning American country music and Adult Contemporary pop singer. She rose to fame in the 1980s alongside her mother Naomi in the...
Q. I’ve been on a diet high in proteins and low in carbohydrates for several weeks now and I’ve lost weight. What do you think of this type of diet?
These diets can bring a quick drop in weight because eliminating carbohydrates causes a loss of body fluids.
And, high-protein diets cause substances called “ketones” to be released into the bloodstream. The ketones make dieting easier by lowering appetite.
I tried one of these diets and it worked. But I didn’t feel quite...