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2008-12-24 20:36:15

An East Rochester, N.Y., college student said he is building a huge snow castle -- measuring 15 feet by 15 feet -- as a Christmas gift for a female friend. Leo Smith, 21, a computer science major at Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pa., said the gigantic snow fort he has been building with his brother, Brian, 24, is a surprise gift for classmate Katie McClernand, the Rochester (N.Y.) Democrat and Chronicle reported Wednesday. I'm going to do a video and post it on YouTube, Smith said.

2008-12-12 13:11:00

BETHLEHEM, Pa., Dec. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Walter H. Wagner, adjunct professor at Moravian Theological Seminary, recently authored "Opening the Qur'an: Introducing Islam's Holy Book" (University of Notre Dame Press).

2008-11-12 12:00:24

HARRISBURG, Pa., Nov. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Edward G.

2008-07-30 12:00:48

By Kathy Lauer-Williams, The Morning Call, Allentown, Pa. Jul. 30--Banana Island, the destination for kids at Musikfest, will be teeming with performers, from XMKids hitmakers The Jimmies to folky fave Dave Fry, along with art and music-related activities.

2008-07-22 15:00:57

PITTSBURGH, July 22 /PRNewswire/ -- The Highmark Foundation, through the Highmark Healthy High 5 School Challenge, recently awarded nearly $526,000 in grants to 65 elementary, middle and high schools across Pennsylvania during the second quarter of 2008.

2008-07-16 15:00:00

By Daryl Nerl, The Morning Call, Allentown, Pa. Jul. 16--A "music park" with a permanent stage will emerge on 3 acres that was once the site of the Bethlehem Steel iron foundry, ArtsQuest President Jeffrey Parks told City Council on Tuesday night.

2008-07-10 18:00:30

By Jodi Duckett, The Morning Call, Allentown, Pa. Jul. 10--A Talking Head founder, flashy marching-band drummers and singing spellers are among the notable acts of the 2008-2009 season at Lehigh University's Zoellner Arts Center.

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