Alisa Lopano
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Alisa Lopano

Alisa Lopano is Director, Creative Services at Discover Lehigh Valley. A native of the region, Alisa returned to Lehigh Valley in 2018 after working in the wine industry and publishing in New York. Alisa is an adventurous home cook, occasional photographer, wine lover, and sports fan. She is a graduate of Syracuse University's S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications. Follow Alisa on Twitter or connect on LinkedIn.

Top 5 Lehigh Valley Cheesesteaks

If there's anything Lehigh Valley natives take seriously, it's food. Whether it's cheesesteaks or hot dogs, locals are passionate about their favorites, and they'll tell you exactly where to go. In this region, cheesesteaks are decidedly different than those Philly cheesesteaks. A Lehigh Valley…

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Best Wings in Lehigh Valley

With the biggest game of the year ahead, we've got wings on the brain. And, we aren't the only ones. According to the National Chicken Council, Americans are expected to consume 1.42 billion chicken wings during this year's Super Bowl…

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Restaurant Week in Lehigh Valley

With so many fantastic locally-owned restaurants here in Lehigh Valley, it’s sometimes hard to decide where to go or what to eat. Throughout the seasons, restaurant groups of Allentown, Bethlehem, Easton, and beyond come together to highlight Restaurant Week…

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Explore Coffee Shops in Lehigh Valley

In Lehigh Valley, our caffeinated choices are way more robust than just the usual two, “Dunkin’ or Starbucks?” Much like the breweries, wineries, and distilleries, coffee shops are growing and specializing in their own unique coffee blends and vibes…

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