Marijuana grow operation near Boyertown

Marijuana grow operation dismantled; hundreds of plants seized

A Lehigh County man is under arrest and a Berks County man is being sought in connection with what law enforcement…

Corporal Bryon Dickson

LIVE: Funeral for Corporal Bryon Dickson

Thousands have turned out at St. Peter's Cathedral in Scranton PA to pay final respects to State Police Trooper…

LIVE: Hagel ISIS hearing

11:15 a.m. ET: The House Armed Services Committee holds hearing on the Obama administration's strategy for the Islamic State.

LIVE: Kerry ISIS hearing

11:30 a.m. ET: The House Foreign Affairs Committee holds a hearing on the threat posed by the Islamic State.

LIVE: Center for American Progress event

11:30 a.m. ET: The Center for American Progress hosts an event featuring former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, U.S. Rep. Nancy Pelosi, Sens. Patty Murray and Kirsten Gillibrand and U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro.


Unsung Heroes: Cathy Moyer

Unsung Hero Cathy Moyer

Parents of autistic kids know their children can thrive with routine, patience and love.  And one Berks County mom says prayer helps too.

Unsung Heroes: Mark Figueroa

One dancer says to dance is to live.

Unsung Heroes: Holly Ziegenfus

Little league baseball players have only a few months each year to play ball.  But for one Allentown woman, her love of the game doesn't end with the changing of the seasons.

Unsung Heroes: Dr. Harry Shleifer

Unsung Hero

A trip to the dentist is usually dreaded.

Unsung Heroes: Linda Gantert

Unsung Heroes: Linda Gantert

Reaching out to autistic or special needs children can be a challenge for teachers.
But a volunteer teacher at Mount Penn Elementary school has a special bond with students that is unmatched, and she and her partner are a pair of Unsung Heroes.

Unsung Heroes: Rev. Ron Hari

Unsung Heroes: Reverend Ron Hari

In our communities, there are people every day who go above and beyond and may not get any sort of recognition. 69 News is proud to salute these unsung heroes, in a series of stories nominated by our viewers.


Nominate an Unsung Hero

69 News is asking the community to tell us if you know someone who has gone above and beyond. We're looking for "Unsung Heroes." If you know someone who's taken the time to organize an event, but doesn't take the credit or someone who's made an impact in someone else's life, let us know! We want to honor these people for their time spent helping others and working to make an impact. Nominate an Unsung Hero now!

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