August 5 in history:
The Mayflower departed from Southampton, England on August 5th, 1620, to take religious pilgrims to America.
The pilgrims had intended to settle… 107 more words
If you were around for the pioneer days of rock and roll, you might remember a song called “Little Darling” by a band called The Diamonds. 114 more words
Chubby Checker, whose song “The Twist” is forever embedded into the annals of pop culture, will perform a show at Sands Bethlehem Event Center on Friday, July 24. 276 more words
Growing up in Philly “American Bandstand” was in our faces everyday in the 50’s. What we didn’t know was that other cities had their own version of the first American teenage dance show. 274 more words