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Berks man creates backyard luge track

One Berks County man has spent weeks creating and perfecting a 400-foot luge track.

Two more attempted lurings in Reading

Two more attempted lurings in Reading

Police are investigating two more reports of child luring attempts in Reading.

Suspicious death in Pottsville

Police investigate suspicious Schuylkill County death

Pottsville police have a suspicious death investigation on their hands.

massive fire destroys building

Massive fire breaks out in sheet metal plant

An inferno consumed a sheet metal plant in Montgomery County Monday.

Auto center damaged by fire

Fire damages auto center in Northampton County

The owner of an auto center in Northampton County will have to regroup after fire damaged the building early Tuesday.

Lehigh Valley makes top ten from economic growth

Lehigh Valley ranked top performer for development

The Lehigh Valley has been ranked the top-performing region for economic development of its size in the northeastern United States for 2014.

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North Whitehall closer to start of Ironton Rail Trail second phase

The North Whitehall Township Board of Supervisors Monday approved a request from the Ironton Trail Commission to sponsor its application  for a $25,000 "mini-grant."

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Life Lessons: Challenging the challenged

A devastating illness can sideline some, but one woman is helping survivors thrive after a medical setback and conquer their goals.

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1,000-year-old mummified monk found in statue

A statue of a sitting Buddha that made its way from a temple in China to a market in the Netherlands revealed an extraordinary secret -- a 1,000-year-old mummified monk.

The mummy was discovered, encased in a cavity in the statue, when a private buyer...

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White House warns Netanyahu ahead of speech

The Obama administration is bracing for Benjamin Netanyahu to spill secret details of Iran nuclear talks, as both camps traded last-minute political jabs ahead of the Israeli prime minister's controversial address to Congress at 11 a.m. on Tuesday.

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    Dozens of Democrats skipping Netanyahu's speech

    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's speech to a joint session of Congress on Tuesday has further strained an already tense relationship with President Barack Obama.

    And a number of top Democrats --- including Vice President Joe Biden, whose jo...

 

Missing Persons

Suicidal teen reported missing

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Police in Berks County are asking the public's help to find a teen who may want to harm himself.

Police looking for missing Allentown woman

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Allentown police say they are looking for a woman who has been missing since April.

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    Netanyahu's controversial visit: What to know

    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is addressing Congress today, and many congressional Democrats are skipping the speech. Here's a closer look at the controversy surrounding the Israeli leader's visit.

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Palmer eyes upgrades at Charles Chrin Community Center

Charles Chrin Community Center, Palmer Twp., Northampton County

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PALMER TOWNSHIP, Pa.

Officials kicked around ideas Monday night for improvements at the Charles Chrin Community Center.

Bethlehem Township sets new vacation limits for employees

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BETHLEHEM TWP., Pa.

Bethlehem Township Commissioners on Monday set new rules for how much paid time off non-union employees can have.

Emmaus plans to get tough on door-to-door salesmen

Emmaus Borough Council
EMMAUS, Pa.

Emmaus officials are moving to better protect residents from door-to-door salesmen who may not be legitimate.

North Whitehall closer to start of Ironton Rail Trail second phase

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NORTH WHITEHALL TWP., Pa.

The North Whitehall Township Board of Supervisors Monday approved a request from the Ironton Trail Commission to sponsor its application  for a $25,000 "mini-grant."

 

On this Day

  • 1893 indoor hockey game, Montreal Canada

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    On this day: March 3

    Alexander Graham Bell is born, ice hockey goes indoors, AT&T is formed, Time magazine debuts, and the beating of Rodney King is caught on tape, all on this day.

 

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9 foods not to eat at work

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Sometimes lunch is the best part of a work day, but to make sure you don't annoy your co-workers, here is a list of fragrant foods to avoid eating at work.

 

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