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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.

Iconic indie rockers Modest Mouse set to play SteelStacks

Iconic indie rockers Modest Mouse set to play SteelStacks

A week ago, when going through my seemingly endless collection of music, I happened upon an album that gave me a flashback to my early years of high school. It gave me a dose of nostalgia that evoked positive past times with friends, but it also made me think about how much this band has influenced my life since then. Read More »»

Ready, set, shoot … or cast!

Ready, set, shoot … or cast!

An event beginning Friday at the Agri-Plex at the Allentown Fairgrounds is stirring up a buzz among outdoor enthusiasts. Read More »»

Musikfest contest offers backstage tour, $500 gift card

Musikfest contest offers backstage tour, $500 gift card

It's nearing the end of February, and Mother Nature finally has given us a speck of hope that spring is hiding just around the corner. Read More »»

WinterFest 2014

WinterFest 2014

The abundance of snow that's been inundating us this winter is unbelievable, but it hasn't put a burden on outdoor recreation in the area. Read More »»

Comedy thrives in Lehigh Valley

Comedy thrives in Lehigh Valley

When we think of entertainment, usually the first things that come to mind are live concerts, movies and maybe even a Broadway show. Read More »»

Lehigh Valley Music Awards voting underway

Lehigh Valley Music Awards voting underway

As a banjoist and an avid guitarist, I am enthralled by the seemingly endless amount of live entertainment throughout the Greater Lehigh Valley. I've been playing music since I was about 10 years old — growing up in the quaint, small town of Jim Thorpe — and it's been my biggest passion in life since I was just a young lad, flipping through my dad's record collection and finding all of the great music that significantly outdated me. Read More »»

PeepsFest will ring in the New Year in South Side Bethlehem

PeepsFest will ring in the New Year in South Side Bethlehem

Celebrating its fifth year, Just Born Inc.'s PeepsFest at Bethlehem's SteelStacks will feature live penguins, sled dogs and several free family-fun activities on Dec. 30-31. Read More »»

2014 festival planning underway – Shakespeare lives on

2014 festival planning underway – Shakespeare lives on

As 2013 nears its end and outdoor festivals are closing for the season, event planners and programmers aren't showing any signs of tossing away the keys that will open doors to 2014. Read More »»

LV Arts Council hears, sees opportunity for development

LV Arts Council hears, sees opportunity for development

While the arts and entertainment scene in the Greater Lehigh Valley has been an engine in economic prosperity, not all outlets are readily able to accommodate the needs of every patron. Read More »»

Halloween haunt receives national acclaim, sets new bar for fright

Halloween haunt receives national acclaim, sets new bar for fright

BOO! Read More »»

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A safe fall

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Business of the Year
Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Special Editions

Fastest Growing Companies 2014

Fastest Growing Companies 2014
Our 20-page special supplement honors the 30 fastest-growing companies in the Greater Lehigh Valley. They’ve all demonstrated the skill, effort and foresight to flourish — regardless of the economic conditions.

PPL Center 2014

PPL Center 2014
The opening of PPL Center in Allentown signals another watershed moment in the remarkable revitalization of the city’s downtown. Our 20-page special supplement looks at the making of the arena, its impact on the economy here and beyond, and what it means to the future of the region.

CFO of the Year Awards 2014

CFO of the Year Awards 2014
Lehigh Valley Business honors the financial executives who keep the wheels turning for their companies and the entire region. Our 28-page special supplement fetes these professionals — who typically toil and strategize behind the scenes yet are ever so vital to success.

Construction & Real Estate 2014

Construction & Real Estate 2014
Our 24-page special supplement examines the construction and real estate scene in the Greater Lehigh Valley, including a cover story on Easton's surprising comeback. Other stories include a look at growth in Quakertown, how the construction trade is recruiting and training its next generation, commercial real estate and, in Berks County and Lehigh Valley, how home sales are positioned to flourish.


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