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Ugly tree to be replaced

Reading parting ways with 'ugly' Christmas tree

After complaints from angry Reading residents, officials say the city's Christmas tree will come down.

Pa State Trooper car

State police seek missing Palmerton teen

Pennsylvania state police are looking for a 15-year-old Palmerton boy who was reported missing  late Thursday night.

Jane Harakal

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Education fund set up for crash victim's young sons

Anyone wishing to pay tribute to one of the two people killed in the pileup on Route 222 in Berks County this week is being asked to do so by helping her two children.

Reading police shooting range

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Firearms training range sparking outcry from nearby residents

A shooting range used to train Reading police officers is sparking controversy among residents in Cumru Township.

Spotted lanternfly

Earl added to municipalities quarantined for spotted lanternfly

A state quarantine imposed following the discovery of the spotted lanternfly -- an invasive insect that is new to the United States -- has once again been expanded in Berks County.

Allentown's Lights in the Parkway

City of Allentown

Allentown's Lehigh Parkway lighting up for holidays

Allentown's Lights in the Parkway opens for its 19th season at 5:30 p.m. Nov. 28 -- the day after Thanksgiving --  in Lehigh Parkway.

Allentown robbery suspect

Allentown police seek pizza shop robber

Allentown police are seeking a robber who got an undetermined amount of cash early Thursday afternoon in a city pizza shop.

Easton police investigate shots fired Friday morning

Easton police are asking for the public's help as they investigate shots fired in the city late Friday morning.

Turkey dinner

Free Thanksgiving meals available

Several organizations in the Lehigh Valley will be offering free Thanksgiving dinners to the community throughout November.

Tax hike may be looming in Northampton County after all

Not so fast--Northampton County may have to raise taxes after all.

Forks Twp. supervisors 11-20-14

Forks tax rate will remain same in 2015

Property taxes will remain unchanged next year, according to a preliminary budget adopted by Forks Township supervisors Thursday.

Forks Twp. supervisors 11-20-14

Forks wants answers on Columbia gas compressor

Forks Township supervisors say they want to meet with Columbia Gas Corp. to get answers about the company's plans to expand its compressor station in Northampton County.


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On this Day

  • Guttenberg, Selleck, Danson in Three Men and a Baby

    Touchstone Pictures

    On this day: November 23

    The first jukebox goes into service, JFK lays in repose at the White House, "Doctor Who" debuts on TV, and "Three Men and a Baby" cleans up at the box office, all on this day.

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