Christopher Holland — who on weekends plays banjo for The Boiled Owls — writes about arts and entertainment, including the business of A&E, in the Greater Lehigh Valley and beyond. Everyone needs to have a life outside of the office or the workplace, so turn here for recommendations, insights and more on the arts and entertainment scene.
I've been an avid musician since I was about 14, playing relentlessly and developing in a form of art that I almost can't even put into words how powerful it can be. Read More »»
Gearing up for its 11th year, the Lehigh Valley Wine Trail's Wine on the Mountain festival is making its way back to Penn's Peak in Jim Thorpe. Read More »»
We've all been seeing or reading about how Allentown is undergoing major revitalization in its business district, so let's shift gears a bit and take a look at some other things happening in the downtown's lifestyle sector. Read More »»
The game of golf has been growing in popularity. Read More »»
After a cold, frigid winter that kept most of us held up indoors with the winter blues, the trees are finally starting to blossom and the smell of fresh-cut grass soon will fill our neighborhoods. Read More »»
The City of Bethlehem has undergone serious revitalization and economic development over the past several years, and new initiatives are underway that could continue to make the city flourish. Read More »»
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