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    Congress to vote on arming Syrian rebels

    House Republicans will require the White House to provide a detailed plan for arming and training Syrian rebels to fight ISIS in exchange for giving it the OK to carry out the mission.


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New uniforms on tap for Freedom High School band


The Bethlehem Area School District moved several items to the regular board meeting as the result of two committee meetings Monday night.

New rules for homebound instruction at Wilson schools

Wilson Area School District board meeting

Students in the Wilson Area School District that need homebound instruction will have to follow new guidelines.

Wilson Area School District hires new teachers, staff member

Wilson Area School District board meeting

Despite continuing cuts to public education throughout the state, the Wilson Area School District has added a number of new staff for the 2014-15 academic year.

Bethlehem planners get 1st view of proposed medical office

Corner of Eighth & Eaton Avenues in Northwest Bethlehem

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The Bethlehem Planning Commission viewed a sketch plan Thursday for a proposed medical office building where a bank once stood.

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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.

Former Pa. lawmaker to take another shot at House seat

David Kessler

69 News

A former Pennsylvania representative in Berks County is once again setting his sights on Harrisburg.

Reading mayor vetoes council, water authority agreement

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Reading Mayor Vaughn Spencer has vetoed the agreement between City Council and the Reading Area Water Authority.

Corbett camp yanks Texas governor's video endorsement

Rick Perry

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Republican Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett's re-election campaign is seeking to distance itself from Rick Perry's legal troubles.