WWII vet shoots wife, kills self, police say

A man who police say wanted to end his wife's suffering, shot her and then turned the gun on himself Friday morning.

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Firefighters battle multi-alarm brush fire in Exeter

Firefighters are battling a brush fire in Exeter Township.


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PPL truck ends up in sinkhole after water main break

2nd truck drops into sinkhole in Bethlehem Twp. neighborhood

Dozens of residents were evacuated because of a water main break in Northampton County that started a chain of events Thursday night.

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Free Thanksgiving meals available

Several organizations in the Lehigh Valley will be offering free Thanksgiving dinners to the community throughout November.

WWII vet shoots wife, kills self, police say

A man who police say wanted to end his wife's suffering, shot her and then turned the gun on himself Friday morning.

High radon levels found in Lehigh Co. community; DEP urges testing

Residents in one Lehigh County community are urged to have their homes tested for radon.

Elementary students host a grandparents Thanksgiving lunch

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Students host Thanksgiving lunch for grandparents

Some elementary school students in Allentown celebrated Thanksgiving a little bit early.

Tax hike may be looming in Northampton County after all

Not so fast--Northampton County may have to raise taxes after all.

Forks Twp. supervisors 11-20-14

Forks tax rate will remain same in 2015

Property taxes will remain unchanged next year, according to a preliminary budget adopted by Forks Township supervisors Thursday.

Forks Twp. supervisors 11-20-14

Forks wants answers on Columbia gas compressor

Forks Township supervisors say they want to meet with Columbia Gas Corp. to get answers about the company's plans to expand its compressor station in Northampton County.

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Carrie Underwood 1st headliner announced for Allentown Fair

Looking for a great Christmas gift? How about tickets to see Carrie Underwood at the 2015 Great Allentown Fair?

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Upper Mac commissioner dies

One Lehigh County community has lost one of its leaders.

Lower Macungie commissioners 11-20-14

Two Lower Macungie commissioners fail to stop artificial turf fields project

Two Lower Macungie commissioners oppose spending $3.3 million for two synthetic athletic fields in a township park next year.

Emmaus Borough Council

Emmaus residents avoid 2015 tax hike

Emmaus Borough Council submitted a budget proposal for 2015 with no tax increases.


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    On this day: November 21

    Thomas Edison announces the phonograph, "Frankenstein" and "Rocky" premiere 45 years apart, Tweety Bird makes his debut, and millions tune in to find out "who shot J.R.," all on this day.

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