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Hundreds of Buicks roll into Allentown for car show

Hundreds of Buicks roll into Allentown for car show

Buick lovers from across the country are descending on Allentown this weekend for a big celebration-- an Italian jewelry mogul is offering the public a sneak peek into his…

50-year mystery of missing table solved

50-year mystery of missing table solved

It was the case of the missing dining room table.

State’s new Medical Marijuana Act and its impact on local municipalities reviewed by LVPC

The executive director of the Lehigh Valley Planning Commission Thursday night reviewed the land use implications of Pennsylvania’s newly signed Act 16, the Medical Marijuana Act…

Allentown SD appoints interim superintendent

Allentown SD appoints interim superintendent

It's official, there is a change in leadership at the Allentown School District.

Allentown SD appoints interim superintendent

ASD names interim superintendent

Honest. Direct. Straightforward. All words used to describe the latest superintendent of the Allentown School District.

Colleagues recall coach teacher killed in electrical accide

Colleagues recall coach, teacher killed in electrical accident

Kevin Ronalds worked with Thomas Poynton and called him a friend.

Coroner called to fire in Williams Twp

Man, 31, victim of apparent electrocution

A 31-year-old man was killed Tuesday after a fire in Williams Township, Northampton County.

 

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National Museum of Industrial History walkthrough

BETHLEHEM, Pa.

From steel to silk, steam, and nearly everything in between, America's love affair with industry is now a display of innovative affection for all to see.

Museum brings presidential history to life

There are only a few months to go until our nation picks the next President of the United States.

Monroe Co. man dies following Rt. 33 crash

PLAINFIELD, Pa.

Emergency crews were called to the scene of a crash along Route 33 South in Plainfield, Northampton County, according to officials.

Man accused of trying to run over Allentown police captain sentenced

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

A Northampton County man accused of trying to run over an Allentown police captain has learned his fate.

Fire breaks out at Islamic Education Center in Allentown

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Crews were called to a two-alarm fire in Allentown Thursday afternoon.

Police: Girls riding bikes hit by car in Easton; possibly intentional

EASTON, Pa.

Easton Police are investigating after they say a driver intentionally hit two girls, while they were riding their bikes.

Jumping for a good cause at Sky Zone

BETHLEHEM, Pa.

Sky Zone trampoline park in Bethlehem is getting ready to host an indoor competition and it's all for a good cause.

Police investigating 2 shooting reports in Allentown

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Police in Allentown are investigating two reports of shootings in the city Wednesday night.

Lower Nazareth supervisors want Trio Fields to build 80 percent of homes before dedicating roads

LOWER NAZARETH, Pa.

Lower Nazareth Township Board of Supervisors Wednesday evening voted to deny a request from the Trio Fields developer to accept a maintenance release and dedication of roads.

Lehigh County Commissioners approve five-year, $67.5 million capital plan

Lehigh County Commissioners Wednesday night unanimously approved a sweeping $67.5 million capital plan that over the next five years will help fund projects ranging from the restoration of the old county courthouse to farmland preservation.

Allentown to borrow $2.5M for sewer upgrades

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

The City of Allentown agreed to acquire $2.5 million in debt to fund capital projects related to sewer system and wastewater improvement.

Easton discusses delinquent real estate taxes

EASTON, Pa.

Easton City Council gets a primer on delinquent real estate taxes and advice
on what to do next.

Lehigh Valley Health Care workers grow 'Garden of Hope'

A handful of Lehigh Valley Health Care workers are trading their suits for shovels.

Man pleads guilty to sex with minors in Bethlehem Township

A Hunterdon County man has pleaded guilty to two counts of endangering the welfare of a child after police said he engaged with sex acts with two children from Bethlehem Township.

Local teen heads to Spain for World Youth Fly Fishing Championship

The lure of the river shapes the life of 18- year-old fly fisherman Doug Freemann.

Allentown's Hamilton Street Improvement Project to begin in August

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

The contractor for the nearly $1.8 million Hamilton Street Improvements project in the city of Allentown will begin work next month on ADA compliant ramps.

Construction worker falls from bridge in Easton

EASTON, Pa.

Emergency crews were called out in Northampton County, after a construction worker fell while working on a bridge in Easton.

Hutchinson sentenced to 4 years in prison

EASTON, Pa.

A Northampton County man accused of living with his girlfriend's decomposing body has learned his fate.

Pennsylvania gun range owned by NY drug rescuer burglarized

UPPER MILFORD TWP., Pa.

Pennsylvania state police are investigating a burglary at a gun range owned by a man jailed on weapons charges stemming from an apparent attempt to rescue a heroin addict in New York City.

Allentown couple charged with stealing $1.4 M from employer

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Charges were brought against an Allentown couple Wednesday, who are accused of stealing more than $1.4 million from their employer.

Former snack food company exec pleads guilty to $1.4M fraud

HARRISBURG, Pa.

A former executive with a Pennsylvania potato chip and snack food company has pleaded guilty to defrauding the company out of roughly $1.4 million.

Parkland Library seeking increase in tax rate to pay for new facility

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Parkland Community Library officials are seeking ways to help fund a proposed $14 million new facility, by asking voters to approve a significant tax rate increase.

Local mounted police press on through heat

Bethlehem Mounted Police Officer Jon Buskirk, says he loves tending to his horse "Pharaoh" and patrolling downtown Bethlehem.

Health and Technology efforts receive boost in EASD

EASTON, Pa.

The Easton Area School District board labeled the last several weeks “celebratory” thanks to some positive movement in funding two key programs.

Palisades HS teacher electrocuted Tuesday, school to offer grief counseling

WILLIAMS TWP., Pa.

A teacher and football coach at Palisades High School in Bucks County has died, after it appears he was electrocuted when a power line fell in his Williams Township yard.

A sign of compromise wins Movie Tavern zoning relief

LOWER MACUNGIE TWP., Pa.

What's 10 feet?

Local 13 year old obtains patent for specialized bottle cap

Students in the DaVinci Science Center's, Inventor's Lab Program, have one mission:
find a solution to a problem.

Former Children's Home of Easton employee charged with sexual assault

A former employee of the Children's Home of Easton is accused of sexually assaulting three children while he worked there.

A preliminary arraignment was held Tuesday for 33-year-old Troy Bussey. He was sent to Northampton County Prison after being unable to post bail.

Upper Nazareth Township cleans up after storms

UPPER NAZARETH TWP., Pa.

"I knew we were going to lose everything. There was nothing I could do," said Upper Nazareth Township resident Nanette Vinson.

Construction continues at Butz Corporate Center

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Officials say the expansion in the 800 block of West Hamilton Street should be complete towards the end of this summer

 


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