election_topper_650px
Lehigh County Race Results

U.S. and World News

  • Secret Service Director Julia Pierson

    Kevin Lamarque/Reuters

    Secret Service director calls WH breach 'unacceptable'

    [Breaking news update published at 12:17 p.m. ET]

    Rep. Trey Gowdy and Secret Service Director Julia Pierson had a contentious exchange Tuesday over why the Secret Service did not know that the White House had been struck by gunfire until days after th...

Advertisement

Most Viewed on WFMZ.com

Advertisement

INSIDE YOUR TOWN

Thieves get $30 in home invasion robbery in Wilson

Police look for two men who barged into Wilson borough home
WILSON, Pa.

Two armed suspects entered a Northampton County home early Monday, beat a woman with a gun and ransacked the place -- but left with only $30.

More questions but no verdict in Dual Language Charter School hearing

BETHLEHEM, Pa.

The latest chapter in the Lehigh Valley Dual Language Charter School's long-running battle with the Bethlehem Area School District to expand their operations was written during a public hearing Monday night at the East Hills Middle School.

Northampton County budget to be unveiled Thursday

Northampton Co. Exec John Brown at a town meeting
EASTON, Pa.

Northampton County Executive John Brown remained tight-lipped Monday night about the possibility of a tax hike in the budget he will present to county council Thursday.

Oct. 6, is last day to register to vote in Pa.

HARRISBURG, Pa.

Secretary of the Commonwealth Carol Aichele is reminding Pennsylvanians that Monday, Oct. 6 is the last day to register to vote for the November 4, general election.

Local Politics

Oct. 6, is last day to register to vote in Pa.

Secretary of the Commonwealth Carol Aichele is reminding Pennsylvanians that Monday, Oct. 6 is the last day to register to vote for the November 4, general election.

Scots decide whether to declare independence from England

Scotland independence referendum, voters at polling place

Paul Hackett/Reuters

An independent Scotland could soon become a reality, so is the playing of bagpipes the sound of a revolution or the continued soundtrack of 300 years of tradition?

Pa. Senate committee approves property tax reform bill

Pennsylvania Capitol building - sunny day

Jace Codi/69 News

A measure to reform Pennsylvania's property tax system moved forward in Harrisburg on Tuesday.

Bethlehem leaders seek ways to close $5.9 million budget gap

Bethlehem City Hall

A $5.9 million budget deficit is looming in Bethlehem, but the mayor said he has a plan to fix it, and it's going to require some belt-tightening at City Hall and from residents themselves.

Poll shows Wolf maintaining lead in race for Pa. governor

Poll shows Wolf maintaining lead in race for Pa governor

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett is falling further behind in his bid for re-election.