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Wind hampers efforts to fight 5-alarm fire at motel in Muhlenberg

Strong wind gusts hampered the efforts of firefighters to control a 5-alarm fire at a motel in Berks County.
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Aerial video Multi-alarm motel fire in Muhlenberg

Aerial video: Multi-alarm motel fire in Muhlenberg

Aerial video shows the destruction caused by a multi-alarm fire at the Klein's Motel on the 5th Street Highway in Muhlenberg Township.
Story: 5-alarm fire at motel in Muhlenberg

Red Cross sets up shelter for motel fire victims

Red Cross sets up shelter for motel fire victims

The American Red Cross has set up a temporary shelter at the YMCA on Washington Street in Reading for displaced victims of Wednesday's fire.

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Reading police officer charged in theft of money evidence

A veteran Reading police officer has put himself on the wrong side of the law, officials said.

Lawsuits filed after deadly Emmaus fire

Lawsuits filed after deadly Emmaus fire

Lawsuits are being filed more than a year after a fire claimed the lives of four people.

It s not safe at all say some of bus stops in Hanover

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'It's not safe at all,' say some of bus stops in Hanover

Bus stops along Race Street in Hanover Twp., Lehigh Co., fill up each day with folks who work in the area.

Fatal crash on Rt. 10 in Robeson Twp., Berks Co.

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Driver killed when car hits tree on Route 10 in Berks

A man was killed when his car left a road and hit a tree in Berks County early Wednesday morning.
Images: Fatal crash scene

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Police: Gun-toting arson suspect nabbed

Police in the Poconos say they have nabbed a gun-toting man who allegedly ignited a fire inside an apartment building in Stroudsburg Tuesday night.

BBQ food truck in danger of being shut down by township

BBQ food truck in danger of being shut down by township

A Lehigh County community is rallying behind a popular BBQ joint that's at risk of closing up shop for good.

Dieruff High School celebrates Andre Reed Day

Dieruff High School celebrates 'Andre Reed Day'

Dieruff High School in Allentown welcomed back an alumnus who has made his hometown proud.


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FDA releases proposed e-cigarette regulations

The Food and Drug Administration is making another attempt at regulating electronic cigarettes and other tobacco products.


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Police look for missing Monroe Co. teen

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Police are asking the public's help to track down a missing Monroe County teenager.

Lower Macungie woman missing, police ask for help finding her

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A Lower Macungie woman is missing and State Police are asking for your help finding her.

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Parents blast proposed Stroudsburg school closings

Stroudsburg Superintendent John Toleno fields questions

Stroudsburg area school district families expressed overwhelming disapproval of a proposed plan to shut down two of the district’s elementary schools at an information session Wednesday night.

BBQ truck hearing sizzles in N. Whitehall Twp.


Wednesday night's North Whitehall Township Zoning Hearing Board meeting about a mobile barbeque pit really stoked some people who witnessed it.

Lehigh County Commissioners to question solicitor on possible conflict of interest

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Lehigh County Commissioners will seek answers from their solicitor, Matthew Sorrentino, concerning any possible conflicts of interests regarding the once-proposed Tax Increment Financing plan (TIF) for the Hamilton Crossings Shopping Center in Lower Macungie Township.

Lambertville Hall finds rebirth as local arts spot

Lambertville Hall finds rebirth as local arts spot

"Rebirth" could be the title of the story for Lambertville Hall.


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    On this day: April 24

    The Library of Congress is established, spaceflight claims its first human casualty, the Unabomber kills his last victim, and South Korea clones a puppy, all on this day.


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