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Motorcycle club Home Depot team to help local veteran

Motorcycle club, Home Depot team to help local veteran

Friday in Bethlehem, the Lehigh Valley Chapter of Nam Knights America Motorcycle Club and the Home Depot came together to install a ramp to the home of William Putar

A golden battle on the gridiron raises money for cancer

A 'golden' battle on the gridiron raises money for cancer

The rain did not stop two high school football teams in the Lehigh Valley from fighting it out on the gridiron on Friday night. However, they were hoping their plays will help…

Police back on scene of Lower Mac homicide

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Police back on scene of homicide in Lower Macungie

Pennsylvania State Police were back at the scene Friday of homicide in Lower Macungie Township, Lehigh County.

Crews return to scene of Bethlehem sinkhole

Crews return to scene of Bethlehem sinkhole

Bethlehem city’s Water and Streets department were back along the 700 block of New Street a day after big problems lead to evacuations and power outages

Search has missing woman s family friends on edge

Search has missing woman's family, friends on edge

A Lehigh County woman's family and friends are anxiously awaiting the results of an investigation in the Poconos.

Easton serves up ultimatum to diner owner

Easton serves up ultimatum to diner owner

The owner of a popular diner was supposed to open his third location in Easton last year, but Billy's DIner is nowhere near ready.

Bail reduced for 2 arrested at tunnel with weapons cache

A New Jersey judge has reduced bail for two Pennsylvania residents who were arrested in June with another man for trying to drive into New York City with a cache of weapons

 

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Allentown man caught with stolen handgun

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Police said he knocked over an ATM trying to escape through the Gordon Grill

Doctor charged with illegally prescribing drugs for fmr. wife

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

A Northampton County doctor has been charged with writing prescriptions for his former wife.

Striking Just Born employees to return to work

BETHLEHEM, Pa.

Just one day after Just Born announced it was taking its striking employees to federal court the company says those employees are heading back to work

Second guilty plea in 2012 Comfort Inn shooting

EASTON, Pa.

Michael Hendrix will serve up to 14 years for his role in attempted robbery

LVPC application for funds for waterfront development rejected by Feds

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

For the second year in a row, the Lehigh Valley Planning Commission's (LVPC) application to the federal government for a 2016 Transportation Investments Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) grant to finance the $42 million Riverside Drive and Trail corridor project, which includes Allentown's Waterfront development, has been rejected by the U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT).

Drunk P'burg man lays in middle of road, spits on cop

EASTON, Pa.

Easton police said he was almost struck by passing cars along Route 611.

Police recover shotgun, AR-15 from man with PFA against him

NAZARETH, Pa.

Nazareth police were called to investigate an assault and were alerted about the guns

Sinkhole leads to evacuations in Bethlehem

BETHLEHEM, Pa.

A sinkhole and gas leak in Bethlehem caused evacuations Thursday morning.

Court strikes down casino payments to host communities

BETHLEHEM, Pa.

The heat is on Pennsylvania lawmakers to come up with a Plan B, following a ruling on casino revenue that could take a bite out of local budgets

Lancaster woman charged in deadly S. Whitehall crash

S. WHITEHALL TWP., Pa.

A Lancaster County woman has been charged in a deadly crash near Dorney Park in Lehigh County over Memorial Day weekend.

Dropped glove links suspect to burglary

WILLIAMS TWP., Pa.

State police used DNA evidence in charging man with Williams Township break-in.

Fireball Run races through Easton

EASTON, Pa.

A live-action reality TV series on Amazon Prime was shot on location in Easton yesterday.

Easton hosts Garlic Fest this weekend

EASTON, Pa.

It's time to pinch your nose, eat, drink and stink!

Fate of Easton restaurant uncertain

EASTON, Pa.

The vacant shell in Easton City Hall where Billy's Downtown Diner was scheduled to open a year ago may not be opening anytime soon, if ever.

Lower Nazareth hears Colts Ridge residents' complaints on Hartman Road closure

LOWER NAZARETH TWP., Pa.

Residents from the Colts Ridge/Run and Presidential Estates developments  -- located due east of Lower Nazareth's municipal offices -- turned out in full force Wednesday night.

Lehigh County Commissioners approve bond sale

After months of discussion and negotiations, Lehigh County now has the financing in place for capital projects and farmland preservation.

Baby penguins born at Lehigh Valley Zoo

N. WHITEHALL TWP., Pa.

The Lehigh Valley Zoo has announced two new fluffy additions to its animal family

3 teens charged with damaging hundreds of cars

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Three teenagers are charged with causing nearly $100,000 worth of damage across the Lehigh Valley

Restaurant burglary nets shrimp, chops and booze

FORKS TWP., Pa.

Forks Township police allege the homeless man also took $194 from the register

Bethlehem man picks fight, chases man with cheese knife

BETHLEHEM, Pa.

Police spotted him on surveillance cameras chasing after the victim.

Allentown man linked to stolen car recovered in Reading

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Investigators allegedly found his fingerprints inside and outside of the car.

Just Born files federal complaint against striking employees

BETHLEHEM, Pa.

Just Born is taking its striking employees to federal court

Woman tracks alleged burglar through stolen cell phone

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Allentown police said they've connected the man to four burglaries.

Small fire reported in elementary school wastebasket

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

The Allentown Fire Department was called to the Arts Academy Elementary Charter School Monday afternoon for a small fire in a trash can.

Longboarders gather in Bethlehem for Saturday jam

BETHLEHEM, Pa.

It's a sport that's been around for decades but you might not be familiar with it.

Traffic stop turns up pot, cocaine and heroin

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Police said they found drugs and paraphernalia after the driver ran a stop sign

Man jumped by 4 attackers with "long gun"

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Allentown police are investigating an armed robbery that happened Tuesday night.

Parkland School Board hosts welcome reception for new teachers

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Members of the Parkland School Board held a special reception Tuesday night, for over 50 new hires prior to the regularly scheduled monthly meeting.

Palmer supervisors approve land development plan for new warehouse

PALMER TWP., Pa.

Palmer Township supervisors Tuesday night approved the land development plan for a 242,000-square-foot warehouse along Van Buren Road.

Serial flasher ordered to stand trial after latest arrest

WILSON BOROUGH, Pa.

Police allege he exposed himself less than two months after being sentenced for the same crime

 


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