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Disbarred attorney sent to prison for robbing bank

A Pennsylvania attorney, already disbarred for robbing a bank last year, is now headed to prison.

LVPC application for funds for waterfront development rejected by Feds

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…

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

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

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

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

Sinkhole leads to evacuations in Bethlehem

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

Striking Just Born employees to return to work

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

Court strikes down casino payments to host communities

Court strikes down casino payments to host communities

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

 

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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

Man wanted on attempted homicide charges returned to Easton

EASTON, Pa.

Authorities alleged Lamont Baker shot the victim in March during a drug deal turned robbery.

Elton John concert sets attendance record at PPL Center

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Fans flocked to Allentown's PPL Center Tuesday night for a chance to 'crocodile rock' with Sir Elton John

Children's home worker ordered to trial in sex assault cases

EASTON, Pa.

He was supposed to be taking care of them, but Troy Bussey sexually assaulted three children while he was employed by the Children's Home of Easton, police said.

Allentown excited for arrival of Elton John

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Throughout his career, he has performed more than 4,000 shows, which include three in Reading but this is his first show in Allentown

Creepy clown sightings no laughing matter for local clowns

There has been a lot of buzz on social media, and in communities throughout the country, about creepy clowns scaring children

Allentown encourages voter registration

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Tuesday was National Voter Registration Day, and Allentown officials are stressing the importance of casting your ballot.

Woman wakes up to find ex-boyfriend broke in

BETHLEHEM, Pa.

The Allentown man had been banned from Bethlehem Housing Authority property.

Tip leads to Slatington child pornography arrest

SLATINGTON, Pa.

Investigators allegedly found about 1,000 images on desktops, flash drives and a hard drive.

Lehigh Valley unemployment rate slightly up in Aug.

HARRISBURG, Pa.

The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in the Lehigh Valley rose four-tenths of a point to 5.8 percent in August, according to the latest report from the Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry Center for Workforce Information & Analysis.

Weekend fire in Allentown ruled arson

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

A fire at a vacant building in Allentown this past weekend has been ruled arson.

 


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