Easton’s GarlicFest is This Saturday AND Sunday!

There won’t be a vampire around for miles this Saturday when the Easton Farmers’ Market melds with the City’s biggest food frenzy of the year… Easton’s GarlicFest! The market will begin at its usual 9am start time and will run …

President Obama’s Jobs Speech

In case you missed it, you can click the video above to watch the president’s speech on his jobs proposal to congress.

It includes, among other things, tax cuts for small business who hire new workers, it cuts payroll taxes …

EASD Must Hand Over Emails

According to Colin McEvoy in today’s article in the Express-Times, the Easton Area School District has lost its appeal in county court to block the Express-Times’ request for all emails of school board members and Superintendent Susan McGinley during the …

The President’s Opponent Swings Closer

As a continuation of my reverse media blackout of all GOP candidates except Ron Paul, I traveled to a rally on Monday on the steps of the legislature in Trenton, NJ to snap some photos and hear President Obama’s …

Does Easton Have a Parking Problem?

As part of a new parking study, the Easton Parking Authority and the City of Easton are holding a public meeting to take in resident input as to parking issues downtown and around the courthouse. Do you think Easton has …

Movies at the Mill: The Film Festival in Pictures

Movies at the Mill Is A Rain or Shine Event

Gershon Hinkson, mastermind of the Movies at the Mill film festival, told me today that the city has prepared for all weather scenarios, and the film festival will take place Saturday night rain or shine.

If it shines, the films …

Take Action to Save Pennsylvania’s Parks!

Please check out the Take Action page to sign the petition being circulated to save our state parks from privatization and check out other calls to action. I am particularly concerned about the potential for fracking for natural gas in …

Obama vs. Ron Paul: My Media Blackout Begins

In my previous post on Ron Paul I featured Jon Stewart’s coverage of the GOP Iowa Straw Poll, in which he calls out cable media for their blackout of Ron Paul (who took a close second to someone I will …

Bach Choir of Bethlehem Holds Ongoing Auditions

I had the privilege of being a member of world class choir when I was a teenager, and we toured Europe, which was only my second time out of Alaska–without a doubt one of the seminal experiences of my life. …