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  • Marco Rubio in Iowa, Jan. 30, 2016

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    When campaign surrogates fumble the message

    Sometimes, a well-placed surrogate can be just the lift a campaign needs. But sometimes, they fumble the ball, sending their candidate scrambling.

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INSIDE YOUR TOWN

Kids with special needs receive VIP treatment at prom

Kids with special needs receive VIP treatment at prom
BECHTELSVILLE, Pa.

At a special prom in Bechtelsville Friday night, everyone was named prom king and queen

A tasty morsel of history

A tasty morsel of history
EMMAUS, Pa.

The sweet scents coming from an Emmaus bakery smell like history - 200 years of it, in fact

For Valentine's Day, local glass artist touching hearts and blowing them too

For Valentine s Day local glass artist touching hearts
WHITEHALL, Pa.

This Valentine's Day Weekend, a Lehigh County business is showing its heart by partnering with a local nonprofit to bring smiles to children

Want to join the Iron Pigs team?

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ALLENTOWN, Pa.

The IronPigs' 2016 Job Fair,will be held 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 20, at Coca-Cola Park in east Allentown.

Local Politics

Berks COO finalist for job in Ohio

Berks COO finalist for job in Ohio

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Berks County's operations chief is one of four candidates in the running to manage a county in Ohio.

Sen. Browne proposes recovery high school program

State Rep. John Taylor of Philadelphia and state Sen. Pat Browne of Allentown will introduce companion legislation to establish a four-year pilot recovery high school program for students recovering from substance abuse.

Bethlehem officials hope FedEx is coming to town

Majestic Bethlehem Center

While it’s apparently not yet a done deal, Bethlehem officials are thrilled at the prospect of a FedEx distribution center soon being built in the city.

PUC will investigate UGI's 20 percent rate hike request

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The Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission will investigate a proposed 20 percent rate increase being requested for natural gas service by UGI Utilities Inc. – Gas Division .