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Easton’s Peace Candle

Easton’s Peace Candle

By Liz Reph It’s a glowing symbol of the holidays. An event that thousands of Lehigh Valley residents look forward to each year. And a tradition stretching back more than six decades. Ever since th ... CONTINUE READING

The Greater Lehigh Valley Music Association

The Greater Lehigh Valley Music Association

By Liz Reph The Greater Lehigh Valley Music Association, or GLVMA, is a non-profit community based arts organization dedicated to supporting local musicians and helping develop the Valley’s music s ... CONTINUE READING

Extraordinary Smiles

Extraordinary Smiles

By Nancy Moffett “A smile is the universal welcome.” ~ Max Eastman Doctor Chuck Harding, owner of Extraordinary Smiles, agrees. “Your smile is how you communicate. It’s part of your self-est ... CONTINUE READING

Q&A with Kassie Hilgert, ArtsQuest President/CEO

Q&A with Kassie Hilgert, ArtsQuest President/CEO

By Ann Wlazelek ArtsQuest has a new leader at the helm. Kassie Hilgert, former senior vice president of marketing and advancement for the Bethlehem-based non-profit organization that runs Musikfest, C ... CONTINUE READING

Youell’s Oyster House

Youell’s Oyster House

By Cathy Kiley One of the first places Tom and I discovered when we moved to Forks Township in 1980 was Youell’s Oyster House on Easton’s College Hill. Youell’s was THE place to eat if you wante ... CONTINUE READING

Merry Mocktails : Alcohol-free party drinks

Merry Mocktails : Alcohol-free party drinks

By Frederick Jerant ‘Tis the season for holiday entertaining! And as we go dashing through the snow from one party to another – some lavish, some more intimate – it’s practically a given that ... CONTINUE READING

New Law, New Benefits : Pennsylvania’s Recognition of Same-Sex Marriages Impacts Estate Planning for Same-Sex Couples

New Law, New Benefits : Pennsylvania’s Recognition of Same-Sex Marriages Impacts Estate Planning for Same-Sex Couples

By Anthony S. Rachuba Now that same-sex married couples in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania (PA) can enjoy the tax benefits that have long been available for opposite-sex married couples*, there are ... CONTINUE READING

November 2014 Letter from the Editor

Dear Readers, The holidays are knocking on the door and very soon we will find ourselves amid the chaos of preparing for the season. If you tend to equate the next few weeks with yelling at the mall t ... CONTINUE READING

Color the Cover Winners

Color the Cover Winners

Lehigh Valley Marketplace would like to congratulate our Color the Cover winners Ava Parker, 6 and Taylor Faidley, 16. Ava and Taylor’s creations were chosen as the favorites from our many wonderfu ... CONTINUE READING