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Tuesday, October 29, 2013 by CONTRIBUTED IMAGE in Focus

Coin op: "Coin Expo," 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Nov. 2, Lehigh Valley Heritage Museum (LVHM), 432 W. Walnut St., Allentown, features guest curator Stephen Gehringer and expert numismatists exhibiting, with more than 20 dealers expected. "Currency represents our nation's growth and how it has grappled with the financial problems. Currency tells the story of our local and national history," says LVHM Executive Director Joseph Garrera. Even the Bank of Catasauqua put in its 10 cents, above. Learn about...

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Tuesday, October 29, 2013 by The Press in Focus

@Body.8 Days: DANCE

ALLENTOWN AREA SWING DANCE SOCIETY

Fearless Fire Company, 1221 S. Front St., Allentown. 610-797-2542

East Coast Swing, 7 p.m. Dec. 3, 10

West Coast Swing, 7 p.m. Nov. 5, 12, 19

Night Club Two-Step, 7 p.m. Nov. 19, 26

Social Dance, 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays

@Body.8 Days Head: ANTONIO SALEMME FOUNDATION

Empire Ballroom, 542 Hamilton St., Allentown 610-433-4150

Lehigh Valley Tango Society, 7 - 10 p.m. Wednesdays: "Tango...

Bud's View: Mighty monarch no more?

Tuesday, October 29, 2013 by BUD COLE Special to The Press in Focus

Ah, the many puzzling and extraordinary wonders of nature.

I find it difficult to comprehend the numerous miracles that occur each year within our natural realm.

One of the most amazing occurrences is the transformation of a rather nondescript black, yellow and white striped worm-like caterpillar into the dazzling and colorful adult monarch butterfly.

In truth, the life cycle of all butterflies and moths is a phenomenal act of nature.

The monarch is one of our...

Movie Review: James Gandolfini: 'Enough Said'

Tuesday, October 29, 2013 by PAUL WILLISTEIN in Focus

When is speaking your mind saying too much? When is biting your tongue saying too little?

Truth in conversation, feelings and action is at the heart of "Enough Said," an entertaining and thoughtful romantic comedy memorable for its nuanced performances, especially that of James Gandolfini in what is his second-to-last big-screen role.

Look for an Oscar actor nomination for Gandolfini and a possible Oscar for the highly-regarded and beloved actor best-known as Tony Soprano on...

CEDAR CREST

Tuesday, October 22, 2013 by The Press in Focus

The Junior League of the Lehigh Valley's Kid's in the Kitchen Committee present Fall Food & Fitness Fest, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Oct. 26, Lees Hall, Cedar Crest College, 100 College Drive, Allentown.

There will be cooking activities, fitness games, healthy snack sampling, yoga, soccer ball kicking and Lady Heat AAU Basketball Organization information. Goody bags will be given to the first 200 families.

Information: jllvpa.org, 484-224-3444

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Tuesday, October 22, 2013 by The Press in Focus

@Body.8 Days Head: LITERARY EVENTS

ALLENTOWN PUBLIC LIBRARY

1210 Hamilton St., Allentown. 610-820-2400

Star Wars Story Time, 2 p.m. Nov. 9

Lap-sit Story Time, 10 a.m. Thursdays: Up to 2-year-olds

Time for Twos, 6 p.m. Wednesdays; 10:15 a.m. Fridays: 2-year-olds

Preschool Story Time, 10 a.m., 6:45 p.m. Wednesdays, 2 p.m. Thursdays: 3- to 5-year-olds

Family Story Time, 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays

@Body.8 Days Head: ARTSQUEST

Musikfest...

Early music at Moravian

Tuesday, October 22, 2013 by The Press in Focus

The Early Music Ensemble of Moravian College presents "Scholarship in Performance," 7 p.m. Oct. 27, Peter Hall, Priscilla Payne Hurd Campus, Moravian College, Bethlehem. The program features medieval, Renaissance and Baroque music related to scholarly projects undertaken by Moravian College students, left, under the direction of Professor Larry Lipkis. Among the highlights will be newly-transcribed songs by the little-known 17th century French composer Julie Pinel, as well as two fully...

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Tuesday, October 22, 2013 by The Press in Focus

@Body.8 Days Head: CINEMA

ARTSQUEST CENTER

Frank Banko Alehouse Cinema, SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem. 610-332-1300

"Gravity," 7:45 p.m. Oct. 23; 4:30, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 24; 4:15, 6:30, 8:45 p.m. Oct. 25; 1:45, 4, 6:30, 9 p.m. Oct. 26; 3:30, 6:45 p.m. Oct. 27; 7:45 p.m. Oct. 28, 29, 30; 4:45 p.m. Oct. 31

"Enough Said," 4:45, 7:15, 9:30 p.m. Oct. 25; 1:30, 3:45, 6:15, 8:30 p.m. Oct. 26; 1:15, 3:30, 6:15 p.m. Oct 27; 7:30 p.m. Oct. 28, 29, 30; 4:30 p.m. Oct...

Cook happy on the road again

Tuesday, October 22, 2013 by REBEKAH HAWK Special to the Press in Focus

David Cook, winner of the seventh season of "American Idol" who performs in concert, 8 p.m. Oct. 24, Musikfest Cafe, ArtsQuest Center, SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem, is in a performance groove.

"It's exciting," says Cook in a recent phone interview. "It's an opportunity to get on the road. It's nice because I'm more comfortable now that I'm settled in than when I was competing on the show."

The "show" is "American Idol." Since winning "American Idol" in 2008 at age...

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Tuesday, October 22, 2013 by The Press in Focus

@Body.8 Days: DANCE

ALLENTOWN AREA SWING DANCE SOCIETY

Fearless Fire Company, 1221 S. Front St., Allentown. 610-797-2542

East Coast Swing, 7 p.m. Dec. 3, 10

West Coast Swing, 7 p.m. Oct. 29, Nov. 5, 12, 19

Country Two-Step, 7 p.m. Oct. 29

Night Club Two-Step, 7 p.m. Nov. 19, 26

Social Dance, 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays

@Body.8 Days Head: ANTONIO SALEMME FOUNDATION

Empire Ballroom, 542 Hamilton St., Allentown 610-433-4150

Lehigh...