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Police are looking for a robber who held up a Dollar Store-g

Police are looking for a robber who held up a Dollar Store-g

Caught on camera. Police are looking for a robber who held up a clerk at gunpoint.

LNAA meeting

LVIA in need of new revenue sources despite rise in passenger traffic

Although passenger traffic has been on the rise for the past six months at the Lehigh Valley International Airport (LVIA), members of the board of governors of the Lehigh Northampton Airport Authority (LNAA) Tuesday brainstormed ways to raise airport revenues at their monthly meeting.

LVCP Planning Commisson

Study: Goods transported by truck through LV will double in next 25 years

By the year 2040, the freight tonnage being transported over Lehigh Valley's most traveled highways will double from the amount currently transported.

There’s something fowl in Brodhead Creek

The sparkling waters of the Brodhead Creek running through East Stroudsburg in the Poconos are not as pristine as they seem, officials were warned Tuesday night.

firefighters held hostage at fire house in Cheltenham Twp., MontCo

Ex-firefighter held others hostage inside firehouse, police say

A former firefighter is in custody after an apparent hostage situation at a firehouse in Montgomery County.

Hamilton Crossings sign

Construction of Hamilton Crossings begins

Construction of the Hamilton Crossings Shopping Center has begun in Lower Macungie Township, Lehigh County.

Local reality star baker shares her secret recipes

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Local reality star baker shares her secret cupcake recipes

A local baker who received national acclaim on a popular Food Network show is now sharing some of her secret recipes.

Easter image

Catasauqua church has 20 Easter dinners to give away

Revolution Church in Catasauqua still has the makings for more than 20 Easter dinners to give away.

Carpenter Tech

Carpenter takes steps to cut costs, strengthen operations

Carpenter Technology Corporation announced a restructuring plan Tuesday that, officials said, will help the company cut costs, improve profitability and strengthen operations.

American flag, soldier's hat, Memorial Day, Veterans Day

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Photos of 'Hometown Heroes' sought for exhibit

Photos of veterans and active members of the U.S. armed forces are being sought for  a fifth annual '"Our Hometown Heroes" display over Memorial Day weekend at SteelStacks in Bethlehem.

'Yoga Girl' author gets rock star welcome in Bethlehem

The Yoga Girl got a rock star reception in Bethlehem Area Public Library Monday night.

Stabbing suspect

Stroudsburg man charged for stabbing outside bar

Thirty-seven-year-old Joseph E. Thompson of Stroudsburg has been arrested for last week's stabbing outside a Monroe County bar.


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  • Eiffel Tower, 1889, Library of Congress

    Library of Congress

    On this day: March 31

    The Eiffel Tower is completed, Knute Rockne dies in a plane crash, "Oklahoma!" debuts on Broadway, and Brandon Lee and Selena both die tragically, all on this day.

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