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ASD prepares temp space for Cleveland Elementary students

ASD rebounds from Cleveland Elementary Fire

The fire that lit through Cleveland Elementary School on Tuesday morning may have knocked the students, staff and administrators down, but not out.

Sallisbury Twp. commissioners

Salisbury will introduce new zoning law and get rid of old firearms laws

Salisbury Township intends to introduce a new zoning ordinance and get rid of a couple of old firearms laws on the same night next month.

LVPC meeting

Traditions of America at Green Pond:

A proposed 261-unit Bethlehem Township age 55 plus housing community was found not to conflict with Northampton County's comprehensive plan by the Lehigh Valley Planning Commission (LVPC) during Thursday evening's monthly meeting.

Victor Bartholomew of Milford Township

Quakertown Comm. SD custodian not happy with treatment of support staff

Victor Bartholomew of Milford Township wants the Quakertown Community School District to value support staff more.

Tom Wolf becomes governor

GO-TIME identifies over $100 million in savings

The State of Pa. could soon realize more than $100 million dollars in cost savings thanks to Governor Wolf's GO-TIME initiative.

Scott Oliver - Melissa Jaroschak

New trial denied for child killer Scott Oliver

Northampton County District Attorney John Morganelli is happy that state Superior Court judges are denying a new trial for convicted child killer Scott Douglas Oliver.


Bloomsbury Rescue Squad shutting down

The Bloomsbury Rescue Squad is shutting down.

Another attempted abduction in Reading

Parent to Reading School Board: 'I am here with heightened fear'

Wednesday evening's meeting of the Reading School Board featured discussion of an attempted abduction of a 13-year-old middle school student.

Lehigh County commissioners 2-25-15

Cedarbrook advisory team created by county commissioners

A Cedarbrook Nursing Homes Advisory Team will be given three months to prioritize up to three courses of action to create a long-term plan for the future of the homes.

Asa Hughes

Lehigh County Authority chair not reappointed by commissioners

Asa Hughes of Lowhill Township was voted off the board of Lehigh County Authority Wednesday night.

Easton police get 3 percent pay hike under new contract

Easton Police received a 3 percent pay raise Wednesday night under the terms of a new contract approved Wednesday night by Easton City Council.

Vandalism spree in Caernavon Twp

Vandals go on graffiti spree in Berks County

Police are sounding the alarm about a vandalism spree in Caernavon Township.


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On this Day

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    On this day: February 27

    Saccharin is accidentally discovered, the 22nd Amendment is ratified, Michael Jackson wins his first Grammy, and Mister Rogers dies, all on this day.

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