March 2011

Whitehall – April 2 – 23, 2011
    Photos with the Easter Bunny will begin Sat. April 2 through April 23. Visit him for a memorable keepsake photo. You may even pre-order your photos and receive a “Fast Pass,” which will allow you to wait in a separate “Fast Pass” designed line. Bunny Photo hours are Mondays – Saturdays from 11am to 8pm and Sundays from 11am to 5pm.
=> See the Easter Bunny

The Bethlehem School District has embraced solar power. Tangent Energy Solutions has completed solar energy generation installations at 3 Bethlehem Area schools. The three schools are Spring Garden and Buchanan Elementary schools plus East Hills Middle School. There are an additional 2 schools that are scheduled to be commissioned in the coming weeks.
    The 5 schools in total will provide the Bethlehem Area school district with roughly 2 million kwh (kilowatt-hour) per year of clean electricity and save nearly 2.75 million pounds per year of CO2 and other greenhouse gases.

=> Bethlehem, Solar Power

Spring Fashion Show – Lehigh Valley Mall
    Saturday, March 26 – Spring Fashion Show presented by Lehigh Valley Mall Teen Board. Shows will be at 1:00 pm. and 3:00 pm. The Lehigh Valley Mall’s Teen Board models the latest in spring fashion including promwear. All of the modeled clothing can be purchased at Lehigh Valley Mall stores.

===> Lehigh Valley Mall Stores

Sadecky’s Puppet Show – Saturday, March 26
    Lehigh Valley Mall – Sadecky’s Puppets transforms the stage into a genuine theatrical experience for the children. “A Need to Read” is about Spencer, a boy who doesn’t like to read, discovering a hidden talent that his parents kept secret.

The five-day festival will be held June 22-26 at Bethlehem’s SteelStacks campus.

Bitches Brew Revisited and Spyro Gyra, which has sold more than 10 million albums in its 36-year career, are two of the festival headliners. The other two are The Preservation Hall Jazz Band and The Clayton Brothers. Except for the headliners, entertainment at Riverjazz will be free.

More info. ====> Spyro Gyra

St. Patrick’s Parade & Concert in Bethlehem – Mar. 12, 2011
Don’t forget – St. Patrick’s Parade and Concert in Bethlehem, Saturday Mar. 12, 2011.
More info. ====> St. Patrick’s Parade in Bethlehem

BIG NEWS TODAY wasn’t Charlie Sheen – NO
It was that Subway passes McDonald’s as world’s largest restaurant chain.
YES ====> restaurants