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3 killed in crash in Bethlehem Township

3 killed in fiery crash in Bethlehem Twp.

Three people were killed in a fiery crash in Northampton County early Friday morning.

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Bethlehem firefighters rescue injured teen

Rescue workers were called to the Monocacy Creek in Bethlehem Friday morning. The Bethlehem Fire Department said someone was injured on an embankment along the creek.

Shots fired in Allentown man injured

Shots fired in Allentown; man injured

Allentown police are investigating after a man was injured when shots were fired in the city.

Sunrise Chef Louie s Restaurant

Sunrise Chef: Louie's Restaurant

It's Friday and that means the kitchen is open. Louie's Restaurant in Allentown joined the Surise team this morning.

Northampton County Council meeting

Northampton County's director of community and economic development quits

Northampton County's director of community and economic development abruptly resigned Thursday.

Another arrest made in Bethlehem Twp. cold case

Store clerk accused in 2012 armed robbery behind bars

Police allege Marianne Padilla-Diaz stuffed the register with cash and told the gunmen when to rob her

Forks talks trash cans

Forks talks trash cans

Forks Township residents filled the municipal building Tuesday to learn about a potential change to the township waste contract that would eliminate unlimited trash pickup.

 

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Upper Macungie to review zoning ordinances

UPPER MACUNGIE TWP., Pa.

The Upper Macungie Township will issue an RFP calling for the reexamination of their comprehensive plan and zoning ordinances.

Lower Macungie commissioners bury composting fee

LOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP, Pa.

Lower Macungie commissioners saved hundreds of their township’s residents $20 a year Thursday night.

Young authors take the spotlight at Lehigh Valley Mall

WHITEHALL, Pa.

27 Lehigh Parkway Elementary School students took part in a "meet the author" event at the Barnes and Noble at the Lehigh Valley Mall

New penguin comes to the Lehigh Valley Zoo looking for love

SCHNECKSVILLE, Pa.

Don the penguin, is a tough old bird but she's had a rough few months

Local choir performs with Foreigner at Sands Bethlehem

BETHLEHEM, Pa.

British-American rock band Foreigner came "a long long way from home" to perform in front of a large crowd in the Lehigh Valley Thursday night

State to investigate water rate increase request by Community Utilities of Pennsylvania Inc.

State officials have voted to investigate a rate hike request that would impact water customers in Northampton and Monroe counties

Local teachers dig deep to send kids on the trip of a lifetime

It's not everyday that teachers dig deep into their own pockets to make sure their students have an experience of a lifetime. However, that is what happened in the Southern Lehigh School District

Yaw in court; accused of beating man to death

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

A man accused of beating another man to death with a baseball bat in Lehigh County was in court Thursday.

Fake script and fake doctor means no Oxycodone

HANOVER TWP., Pa.

Police allege a Bethlehem Township woman tried to land more than 100 tablets

LV's commercial real estate market remains strong

BETHLEHEM, Pa.

The Lehigh Valley's commercial real estate market remains strong across the office and industrial sectors, according to a new report released by the Lehigh Valley Economic Development Corporation.

Early-morning arrest turns up stolen handgun, purses

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Allentown police allege two men threatened at least one person with the stolen gun

Farmers' market now open in Bethlehem

BETHLEHEM, Pa.

The Bethlehem Farmers' Market officially opened for the season May 5th.

Years later, childhood cancer victim's legacy lives on

SALISBURY TWP., Pa.

Every day is tough when you lose a kid to childhood cancer.

Bethlehem man faces charges after allegedly hitting, choking cop

BETHLEHEM, Pa.

Bethlehem officer broke his ankle during chase across Schoenersville Road

Local Cinco de Mayo celebration held in style at LVIA hangar

Inside a hangar at the Lehigh Valley International Airport, hundreds packed in to celebrate the "Cinco de Mayo Taco Festival."

Palmer police seek to ID shoplifter

PALMER TWP., Pa.

Police in Northampton County are trying to identify a shoplifter.

Bank robbed in Whitehall

WHITEHALL TWP., Pa.

Police are on the hunt for the person who robbed a bank in Lehigh County Wednesday.

Easton parent charged with leaving child alone

EASTON, Pa,

An Easton mother is now facing charges, she is accused of leaving her child alone.

South Whitehall approves agreement with Dorney Park

Two South Whitehall Township Police Department officers will be spending their summer at an amusement park, but their assignment is all business.

Lower Saucon redefines township’s assistant manager position

Lower Saucon Township has decided to recast the name and redefine the job description of its former assistant township manager’s position; the new position will be called "assistant to the township manager" and will include more human resources duties as part of the new position.

City Council honors Allentown young people

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Young people active in the Led by Christ children & youth ministry at Allentown’s Union Baptist Church were recognized for their community service by City Council Wednesday night.

Plans announced for 12-story office condo building at Sixth and Hamilton in Allentown

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Construction is expected to begin in mid-September on a $45 million, 12-story office building at Sixth and Hamilton streets in Allentown, in what developers say will help attract even more successful, proven businesses into the heart of the city’s Neighborhood Improvement Zone.

Two injured in Wilson Borough crash

WILSON BOROUGH, Pa.

The crash occurred shortly before 10:30 p.m. near the intersection of Wood Avenue and Hackett Avenue

Local Jews recognize Holocaust Remembrance Day

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

The Jewish Federation of the Lehigh Valley hosted a ceremony Wednesday evening in Allentown

Captured LV-Escape Room slated to open in Bethlehem

BETHLEHEM, Pa.

Lehigh Valley adventure seekers will have a new thrill to conquer this summer

Volunteers spruce up pocket park in Bethlehem

BETHLEHEM, Pa.

Volunteers from Wells Fargo joined the Community Development Action Corporation of Bethlehem to beautify the area at the Lopes International pocket park on East 4th Street

Meet Kimber, South Whitehall Police's newest K-9

SOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP, Pa.

South Whitehall Township's police force is growing by one officer and four paws but this particular pooch isn't the typical crime-fighting K-9

Talen to pay nearly $1 million fine

LOWER MT. BETHEL, Pa.

Talen Energy will pay a hefty fine over a damaging ash spill in Northampton County more than a decade ago

Bethlehem man found guilty of attempted homicide

BETHLEHEM, Pa.

Bartholomew Palumbo was found guilty of attempted homicide, aggravated assault, terroristic threats and reckless endangerment

Allentown developer says plans still on track downtown

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Not only is J.B. Reilly shooting down reports that one of his projects has been put on hold, the man behind the revitalization of Center City Allentown is speaking out and laying out plans for another new building.

 


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