Lehigh Valley News
 

Lehigh Valley Regional News

Upper Saucon Township supervisors mtg 3-23-15

Upper Saucon considers expansion proposal from hotel developers

A stand-alone restaurant might also be in the works.

Whitehall twp. commissioners

Whitehall praises 'heroic' Public Works Department

Officials went beyond expectations during last month's blizzard.

Fastnachts the sweet taste of tradition

Fastnachts: the sweet taste of tradition

The potato-based doughnuts are a Pennsylvania Dutch tradition for Fat Tuesday, the day before Ash Wednesday

Worth of recyclables dropping hauling companies hurting

Worth of recyclables dropping, hauling companies hurting

Some recycling companies have a reason to be down in the dumps as their profits are sinking

PennDOT Plenty of salt for wintry weather

69 News

PennDOT: Plenty of salt for wintry weather

Road crews are preparing for whatever winter weather may come our way.

Wilson police investigating sexual assault report

69 News

Wilson police investigating sexual assault report

Police in Northampton County are investigating a report that a woman was knocked unconscious and woke up to two men sexually assaulting her.

 

More Lehigh Valley News

Dozens of firefighters battle barn fire

HANOVER TWP., Pa.

Five companies and nearly 40 firefighters responded to a barn fire in Northampton County early Sunday morning.

Wilson police investigating reports of shots fired

WILSON BOROUGH, Pa.

Investigators find 3 bullet holes in South 16th Street home

Getting ready for Fastnacht Day

N. WHITEHALL TWP., Pa.

LCTI students spent Monday making the Pa Dutch treat

Allentown names interim development director

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

City's DCED director resigned her post in October

Allentown man stabbed late Saturday, suspect in custody

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Allentown police say a man is in custody after a stabbing in the city Saturday night.

Locals 'prepping double of everything' for Super Bowl Sunday

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Saturday, the Lehigh Valley was busy preparing food for Super Bowl 50.

Police: Robbery suspect arrested in Easton

EASTON, Pa.

Easton police say a robbery suspect is behind bars after attempting to take cash from a Family Dollar.

Next of kin sought for 90-year-old Allentown woman

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

The Lehigh County Coroner's Office is searching for the family of an elderly woman who passed away last week.

Volunteers show their thanks with 'Cookies for Cops'

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Saturday, a group of volunteers hoped to instill a feeling of pride with local law enforcement. They did it by passing out cookies to area officers.

Family displaced after Catasauqua house fire

CATASAUQUA, Pa.

A house fire in Lehigh County has left a family without a place to call home.

Pedestrian struck on Hamilton Boulevard, police say

UPPER MACUNGIE TWP., Pa.

Upper Macungie Township police say a pedestrian suffered major injuries after being hit by a car Friday night.

Police: Four people climbed ride at Dorney Park, stole flag

SOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP, Pa.

South Whitehall Township police are seeking the public's help to identify four people wanted for trespassing and theft at Dorney Park.

Allentown mayor responds to report on city's lead levels

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

The Mayor of Allentown has fired back about a study 69 News first reported earlier this week on kids and lead levels in their blood.

Allentown police chief announces promotions in department

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Allentown Police Chief Keith Morris announced Friday the promotion of two assistant chiefs and three captains

Mom: Dorney Park job interview discriminates

SOUTH WHITEHALL TWP., Pa.

Dorney Park's new job interview process discriminates against people with special needs, according to a Lehigh County woman.

Verdict reached in deadly shooting at Easton bar

EASTON, Pa.

Jurors began deliberating around 1:30 Friday afternoon, and came back just before 5 p.m. with a verdict of guilty of murder in the first degree for Miguel Rodriguez

Parking rules returning to Bethlehem neighborhoods

BETHLEHEM, Pa.

As the snow melts, city announces routine parking enforcement will begin Monday

Defense points finger at victim's cousin in 2013 shooting

EASTON, Pa.

Closing arguments made Friday in murder trial of Miquel Rodriguez

Man accused in hotel shooting wants to fire legal team

EASTON, Pa.

Jeffrey Knoble: 'If I keep them as my lawyers, I may as well plead guilty'

Upper Macungie cites business for early morning noise

U. MACUNGIE TWP., Pa.

Residents near the Daniels Drive company have complained about the racket

Waste Management will keep on truckin' in Lower Macungie

LOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP, Pa.

Lower Macungie Township residents will continue to have their trash collected by Waste Management through the summer of 2017 -- and possible for a couple more years beyond that.

Officials: Gracedale's financial health improving

EASTON, Pa.

Gracedale houses approximately 670 residents. 

Upper Milford approves contingency directions on fields at Indian Creek development

UPPER MILFORD TWP., Pa.

The Upper Milford Township Board of Supervisors Thursday offered their approval on three preliminary plan revisions for the Fields at Indian Creek age 55-plus housing development.

Borough of Northampton tames blizzard

Council members praised the public works department's efforts during last month's storm.

Gas Line upgrade planned in Forks

FORKS TWP., Pa.

The project is expected to last three months.

Local physician speaks out on concerns over lead in the Lehigh Valley

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

69 News spoke to a local doctor who says the lead-level benchmark that the CDC is concerned about is not so worrisome to him

Social media helped cops in homicide case

It was a chaotic scene when gunfire rang out inside a bar in Easton.

Study: Allentown tops Pa. in lead exposure

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

There's a lot of buzz about an article on the news website VOX.com that finds nearly one out of every four kids under age 7 in Allentown has an unsafe level of lead in his or her blood, and that that is tops in Pennsylvania.

Inmate charged with attacking guards in Lehigh County Jail

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

A prisoner faces new charges for attacking two guards in Lehigh County Jail late last year.

PPL reports huge loss in 2015 earnings

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

PPL Corporation  on Thursday announced 2015 reported earnings of $682 million, or $1.01 per share, compared with $1.74 billion, or $2.61 per share, in 2014.

 
 
Advertisement

Latest From The Newsroom

 

More LV Area News

 

On this Day

  • first GI Joe action figure

    Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

    On this day: February 9

    Volleyball is born, The Beatles make their first appearance on "The Ed Sullivan Show," and G.I. Joe makes his debut, all on this day.

NEXT NEWSCAST:
69News at Sunrise (5:00am)

Your Regional News & Info

Advertisement
 
 
 

Most Viewed on WFMZ.com

NEWS DIRECT FROM LEHIGH VALLEY BUSINESSES & GOV'T AGENCIES
A Service from PR Newswire