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Candidates for Congress hold second debate in Bucks

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Democratic primary candidates Kevin Strouse and Shaughnessy Naughton faced off for their second debate Tuesday afternoon as they continue to vie for their party’s nomination this May.

Corbett signs 4 more child-abuse prevention bills

Corbett signs child protection bills

Four more bills spurred by the Jerry Sandusky and Roman Catholic clergy child sexual abuse scandals are now law in Pennsylvania.

Pa. lawmakers take questions at chamber breakfast

Berks legislative breakfast

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Pennsylvania lawmakers who represent parts of Berks County faced off with members of the Greater Reading Chamber of Commerce on Friday.

Sen. Boscola asked to leave bar after 'animated discussion'

State Senator Boscola

A Lehigh Valley lawmaker admits that she was asked to leave a Harrisburg bar after what she called an "animated discussion."

Tom Wolf makes campaign swing through Lehigh Valley

Tom Wolf makes campaign swing through Lehigh Valley

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One of the Democrats who would like to be the next governor of Pennsylvania made a stop in the Lehigh Valley on Tuesday.


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Bethlehem City Council briefed on Liberty H.S. emergency response

Bethlehem City council meeting

Bethlehem City Council was briefed during Wednesday night's agenda meeting on the performance of first responders who raced to Liberty High School and placed it on lock down following a report of three gunmen entering the school Wednesday afternoon.

Kimberly Hons of Mahanoy City arrested for stabbing

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A 33-year-old Schuylkill County woman was been arrested for killing her mother's boyfriend with a kitchen knife.

Ott and Beitler talk politics in Emmaus

Scott Ott and Ron Beitler

It wasn’t exactly the Ron & Scott Show.

Councilman tells Phillipsburg residents to clean up their act


At least one man in Phillipsburg is on a mission.

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