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LCCC swears in first female president

LCCC swears in first female president

Lehigh Carbon Community College celebrated a monumental moment on Friday.

Controversy over renaming of Allentown field

Controversy over renaming of Allentown field

The Allentown School Board has tabled plans to honor NFL Hall of Fame inductee and Dieruff grad Andre Reed. It's all because of a social media spat.

Flu not Ebola should be bigger health concern doctors say

Doctors: Worry more about flu, less about Ebola

As medical professionals have been saying, it's highly unlikely you will contract Ebola, but the flu is a different story.

Reading-NYC commuters react to Big Apple s 1st Ebola case

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Reading-NYC commuters react to Big Apple's 1st Ebola case

Questions are swirling about the latest diagnosis of Ebola, and some of those concerns have landed in Berks County.

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Foul language may stop plans to rename ASD field for Andre Reed

A Facebook interaction may have killed plans to rename the Allentown School District football field after a local NFL Hall of Famer.

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Health Beat: Over-caffeinated kids

Caffeine is in all of our favorite drinks, but it's also a drug with side-effects, and research shows kids are drinking too much of it.

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Company recalls crab meat distributed in Pennsylvania

A company that sold crab meat in several states, including Pennsylvania, has recalled it after finding it was contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes bacteria.

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Quakertown HS parent wants school board to reconsider testing policy

A Quakertown Community School District parent is asking the school board to reconsider a testing policy for students in sixth through 12th grade.

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Hazing allegations cancel football season at CB West HS

Officials at a high school in Bucks County have canceled the football team's remaining two games after hazing allegations.

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Teachers union head says ASD has too many administrators

The head of the Allentown teachers union criticized the school district for being top-heavy.

Poorly written paper earns UNC Chapel Hill student A-minus

UNC report finds 18 years of rampant fraud

For 18 years, thousands of students at the prestigious University of North Carolina took fake "paper classes," and advisers funneled athletes into the program to keep them eligible, according to a scathing independent report released Wednesday.


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