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April 2014 Letter from the Editor

Dear Readers, Several months ago a friend introduced me – through YouTube – to Robby Novak. Eleven-year-old Robby has Osteogenesis Imperfecta, a brittle bone condition that has caused him to endur ... CONTINUE READING

Judith’s Reading Room

By Kathryn Finegan Clark An American soldier in Afghanistan carries a book he’s reading – and another, for younger eyes, to give to a small child. A mother in Allentown, who can barely afford food ... CONTINUE READING

All Decked Out

By Andy Cook Are there are some home improvement projects on your To-Do list this year? If so, consider this: according to the 2014 Remodeling Cost vs. Value report, which is an annual collaboration b ... CONTINUE READING

The Ancient Jasper Mines of Vera Cruz

By Liz Reph Located just south of Emmaus in Upper Milford Township, the tiny village of Vera Cruz is best know as home to some of the oldest jasper mines in North America. According to archeological r ... CONTINUE READING

Moyer Lumber & Hardware, Inc.

Moyer Lumber & Hardware, Inc.

By Nancy Moffett Moyer Lumber & Hardware’s motto is “We serve you better!” and they have been doing just that at their Easton Avenue facility in Bethlehem for 30 years. Perhaps best known a ... CONTINUE READING

Laura Beth Love: Dishfunctional Designs

By Ann Wlazelek While still in college, jewelry-maker Laura Beth Love hit upon the idea of creating something new and pretty from something old and broken. Some customers immediately recognized the c ... CONTINUE READING

3rd & Ferry Fish Market

3rd & Ferry Fish Market

By Cathy Kiley Photos by Ryan Hulvat My husband Tom and I had been chomping at the bit for Mike and Rebecca Pichetto’s new culinary corroboration to come to fruition. And indeed… it has arrive ... CONTINUE READING

Eco Style

HOT TICKET INDEX ARTFULLY ELEGANT 451 Main St Bethlehem 610.866.6600 artfullyelegant.com BARNES AND NOBLE 801 Lehigh Valley Mall Whitehall 610.264.0238 2960 Center Valley Pkwy, Ste 742 Center ... CONTINUE READING

Go Green!

  HOT TICKET INDEX APRICOT LANE BOUTIQUE 3060 Center Valley Pkwy Center Valley 610.791.9400 apricotlanecentervalley.com FRANCESCA’S 2960 Center Valley Pkwy Center Valley 610.798.9901 fr ... CONTINUE READING