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Northampton County attorney, Edward Lawrence P. Redding, disbarred

The Supreme Court of Pa. has ordered the disbarment of Northampton County attorney, Edward Lawrence P. Redding.

Schreiber’s Bridge reopens

Schreiber's bridge reopens

Schreiber’s Bridge at Martin Luther King Jr. Drive and Lehigh Parkway East in the city of Allentown reopened Wednesday.


Denise Marie Nagrodski charged in murder plot

A 52-year-old Northampton County woman was arrested Tuesday night on charges that she attempted to hire a hit man to kill her daughter’s ex-boyfriend in New Jersey -- as well as two other people close to him.


Cedarbrook Nursing Home without water for four days

Residents of Cedarbrook Nursing Home may have to spend a whole week without running water.


Roseanne Yost sentenced for animal cruelty

Roseanne Yost, 47, of Upper Nazareth Township  was sentenced Tuesday to prohibition of animal ownership, restitution and a $1,200 fine after pleading guilty to 74  animal cruelty charges.

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PA legislative district changes will impact Allentown

Significant geographic changes are in store as Allentown streamlines from four to two House legislative districts on Dec. 1.

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Koch's Turkey Farm provides turkeys to governor

Koch's Turkey Farms, located in Schuylkill County's Walker Township, has presented two of its signature organic whole turkeys to Governor Tom Corbett and First Lady Susan Corbett.

One Tank Trip Hess Toy Truck mobile museum

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Hess Toy Truck mobile museum rolls into Berks

It's the golden anniversary of a holiday tradition.


Company offers free radon test kits

SWAT Environmental of Pennsylvania, which calls itself the state’s largest radon mitigation company, is offering $1,000 of free radon test kits so Lehigh Valley residents can test their homes.

New Schantz Road bridge opens in Upper Macungie

The new Schantz Road Bridge over Breinig Run in Upper Macungie Township is open, about eight months ahead of schedule, reports the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation.

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Bangor police arrest three for home invasion

Bangor police have three suspects in custody for a Nov. 20 home invasion in the Northampton County borough.

Al Boscov - 1983

'Boscov: An American Story' airs Thanksgiving on 69-WFMZ-TV

He's the peddler's son turned retail rock star: Albert Boscov transformed his family's modest, single store enterprise into a billion dollar department store chain.


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On this Day

  • Concorde's last flight, 2003

    Martin Bennett/Reuters

    On this day: November 26

    Thanksgiving Day becomes an official holiday, "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" is published, the NHL is formed, "Casablanca" premieres, and the Concorde lands for the last time, all on this day.

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