With the state set to lift the mask mandate by the end of the month, and Musikfest coming back this summer without any restrictions, there are signs that the pandemic may be winding down.
The local primary election is coming up on May 18. Northampton County reports issuing 23,000 mail in ballots, Lehigh County more than 24,000, and both counties say roughly half have already been returned.
Politics have intensified into a bare knuckles fight between candidates seeking office in Allentown just one week before the Pennsylvania primary election on May 18. But one organization is hoping to spread a message of unity.
The Lower Macungie Library was one of the few public services with resources prepared for a shift to virtual life in March 2020, at the start of the pandemic.
ArtsQuest, while mostly hosting programs through the ArtsQuest@Home initiative, has been able to have some in-person programming.