FAQ For The 2017 Happening List

Here's a brief FAQ about this year's Happening List.  The nominating process has already begun.  Click here to visit the Nomination Page and nominate your favorite business, school, person or service in the Lehigh Valley. How do I nominate a business for The Happening List? Simply fill out this brief form to nominate a business [...]

Habitat and Thrivent Financial Partner to Help Local Family Obtain Home Ownership

Habitat for Humanity of the Lehigh Valley and Thrivent Financial are partnering in Bethlehem to build a home alongside a local family through the Thrivent Builds Homes program.  Thrivent members and others will volunteer alongside the homeowners to help build the home.  To support safe, decent, and affordable housing in the Lehigh Valley, Thrivent has [...]

Build Your Own Rain Barrel Workshop

Not exact representation of actual rain barrel to be built. Saturday, April 16 Celebrate Earth Day with Fry’s Run Watershed Association and take home your own rain barrel. The workshop will guide participants through the process of constructing their own, fully functioning rain barrel. FRWA members will have tools to share and plenty [...]

Lehigh Valley Flower Show Redesigned for 2016

Designed as an immersive, "gated community," the flower show features some of the Lehigh Valley's premier landscape artists, hardscape artists, merchants and artisans The annual flower show, now in its fifth decade, has been completely redesigned for 2016. Floral design, landscape design, DIY demonstrations and unique home products have been skillfully blended together in a [...]

2016 Lehigh Valley Happening List Is Now Accepting Nominations

As we launch into an exciting new year, we’re thrilled to announce the start of the 3rd Annual Lehigh Valley Happening List competition! Nominations are now officially open for all of the best Lehigh Valley people, places, businesses, and events. From the most talented home decorators to Lehigh Valley’s favorite yoga studio to the most [...]

Lehigh Valley Zoo Releases Rehabilitated Bat

With Halloween just around the corner, a popular sight is an image of a bat as a spooky creature.  However, bats are vital to our ecosystem.  One of the things bats do best is manage the insect, mosquito and crop pest population. In just one hour, a bat can eat nearly 1,200 insects.  This is [...]

Building a Better Future

Single mother of two committed to building a better future builds home with blood, sweat and tears through Habitat for Humanity of the Lehigh Valley’s home building program. Wells Fargo, lead sponsor on this 109th Habitat home, enables single mother to build the dream of homeownership alongside hundreds of Lehigh Valley volunteers.  Dedication of the [...]

Latex Paint Recycling Program

Habitat for Humanity of the Lehigh Valley’s ReStore and Northampton County will be debuting the region’s first latex paint recycling program called Re|Mix. It will give Lehigh Valley residents an economical and environmentally-friendly alternative to disposing of unused latex paint as well as purchasing such a product after recycling. Northampton County is supporting Re|Mix with [...]