When it comes to psychological thrillers, "Prisoners" takes no prisoners.
"Prisoners," paced by an intense, carefully-crafted and completely believable performance by Hugh Jackman, is a tension-filled nail-biter with a plot twist that you probably won't see.
Keller Dover (Jackman) is a middle-class father living in western Pennsylvania who owns his owns remodeling business. He and his wife, Grace (Maria Bello), have a teen son, Ralph (Dylan Minnette), and young daughter Anna (...
PRESS PHOTOS BY DEBBIE GALBRAITH
Members of Endeavor Church and other community groups participate in the Endeavor Church yard sale Sept. 21.
The opening reception for The Printmaker's Society of the Lehigh Valley exhibit, Oct. 5 - 28, City Hall Rotunda Gallery, Payrow Plaza, Church Street, Bethlehem, is 2 - 4 p.m. Oct. 6 in the gallery.
Q. My eyes are dry a lot. Is this something common when you get older?
If your eyes seem to have become drier than normal to you, you should visit an eye doctor for a check-up.
Dry eyes are common in those older than 50 because our production of tears diminishes as we age. A lack of tears is more common among women, especially after menopause.
The tears film in your eyes has three basic layers: oil, water and mucus. Problems with any of these can cause dry eyes.
Lehigh Carbon Community College (LCCC) hosts the Pennsylvania Association for College Admission Counseling Lehigh Regional College Fair, 6 - 8 p.m. Oct. 1, Berrier Hall (Gymnasium), main campus, Route 309, Schnecksville, Northern Lehigh Township.
More than 100 colleges and universities are expected to have representatives available to speak with interested students about academic programs, admissions requirements and financial aid and scholarship opportunities. Admission is free....
26th Celtic Classic: The 2013 Celtic Classic Highland Games & Festival, presented by the Celtic Cultural Alliance is Sept. 27 - 29 in downtown Bethlehem. The festival includes the United States National Highland Game Championships, Pipe Band Competitions, Irish Comedy Tour and a new stage, Celtic River Stage. "We are very excited to be adding a new stage and continue to grow our event," said Jayne Ann Recker, Executive Director of Celtic Cultural Alliance. The music lineup includes the...
@Body.8 Days: DANCE
ALLENTOWN AREA SWING DANCE SOCIETY
Fearless Fire Company, 1221 S. Front St., Allentown. 610-797-2542
Progressive Beginner Lesson: Hustle, 6:30 p.m. Oct. 1, 8
East Coast Swing, 7 p.m. Oct 15, 22
West Coast Swing, 7 p.m. Oct. 22, 29
Country Two-Step, 7 p.m. Oct. 29
Social Dance, 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays
@Body.8 Days Head: ANTONIO SALEMME FOUNDATION
Empire Ballroom, 542 Hamilton St., Allentown 610-433-4150
@Body.8 Days Head: EVENTS, FESTIVALS
Levitt Pavilion, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem. 610-332-3378
Bethlehem Event Charity Auction, 6 p.m. third Monday
Stacks in the City, 5 p.m. Thursdays
Oktoberfest, Oct. 4-6, 11-13
Bacontopia: A Celebration of Bacon, 1 p.m. Nov. 10
@Body.8 Days Head: BETHLEHEM
Main and Broad streets, Bethlehem. 610-577-6962
Harvest Festival, 11 a.m. Oct. 12
Celtic Classic Highland Games &...
"A Flea in Her Ear," Sept. 27 - Oct. 13, Crowded Kitchen Players, McCoole's Arts and Events Place, 10 S. Main St., Quakertown. 610-395-7176
"In Our Sights: Confronting the Issues of Guns in America," Sept. 26 - 29, Cedar Crest College, 100 College Drive, Allentown. 800-360-1222
"Medea," Sept. 27 - 29, Oct. 2 - 5, Lehigh University, Zoellner Arts Center, 420 E. Packer Avenue, Bethlehem. 610-758-2787
"Route 66," through Oct. 20, The Pines Dinner Theatre, 448 N. 17th St.,...
@Body.8 Days Head: ART EXHIBITS
ALLENTOWN ART MUSEUM
31 N. Fifth St., Allentown. 610-432-4333
Bethlehem Palette Club Juried Exhibition, through Oct. 20, Community Gallery
The Armory Show: A Centennial Tribute, through Nov. 17, Trexler Gallery
Mythological Creatures in Textiles, through Nov. 17, Goodman Gallery
Hidden Treasures: American Photography from the Museum's Collection, through Dec. 8, Payne Hurd Gallery
South Asian Temple Art, through...