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Early morning power outages leave locals in the dark

Thousands of people across Northampton County, and a number of local businesses, were without power early Sunday morning.

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Passenger killed in Route 33 crash, others injured

One man was killed and another seriously injured in an accident on Route 33 that sent two vehicles crashing into the woods.

Bangor police searching for home invasion suspects

Police in Bangor, Northampton County are on the hunt for three males who ran off after a botched home invasion.

House fire in Weisenberg Township

Firefighers battle 2-alarm fire in Weisenberg Township

A fire severely damaged a home in Weisenberg Township, Lehigh County Saturday afternoon.

Intense police standoff in Bethlehem

Suspect in custody following standoff in Bethlehem

Bethlehem police say one person is in custody following a standoff situation in the city.

Seeking shelter from the cold in Easton

Local homeless seeking shelter from the cold

Ron Bartholomew, weekend manager at Safe Harbor in Easton, puts in long hours to ensure those who need a place to stay in ultra cold temperatures get that assistance.

A tasty morsel of history

A tasty morsel of history

The sweet scents coming from an Emmaus bakery smell like history - 200 years of it, in fact

 

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Local professor warns of risks of lead exposure

The crisis in Flint has people in the Lehigh Valley and around the country concerned about the safety of their water

Cedar Crest to send every sophomore student on study abroad expedition

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Cedar Crest College will offer every sophomore a guaranteed opportunity to study abroad starting in spring semester 2018

For Valentine's Day, local glass artist touching hearts and blowing them too

WHITEHALL, Pa.

This Valentine's Day Weekend, a Lehigh County business is showing its heart by partnering with a local nonprofit to bring smiles to children

Man injured in crash on Route 100

UPPER MACUNGIE TWP., Pa.

Authorities are investigating a violent two-vehicle wreck on Route 100 in Lehigh County late Friday morning.

Family addresses man convicted of murder

EASTON, Pa.

A convicted killer in Easton got an earful Friday as his prison sentence became official.

Want to join the Iron Pigs team?

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

The IronPigs' 2016 Job Fair,will be held 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 20, at Coca-Cola Park in east Allentown.

Pair charged in Bethlehem stabbing

BETHLEHEM, Pa.

A man was beaten and stabbed in Bethlehem late Thursday night, according to authorities in Northampton County.

Allentown settles federal Taser lawsuit

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Woman alleged unprovoked police assault on teenager daughter

Lehigh Valley Zoo prepares for the cold

N. WHITEHALL TWP., Pa.

Staff is working to make sure animals are protected from this weekend's frigid temperatures

Accused murderer told he can't be his own attorney

EASTON, Pa.

The judge's ruling prompted an obscene courtroom tirade

Allentown SD agrees to borrow additional $50M

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

The loan is 'just in case' Harrisburg does not pass a budget before the end of the school year

Bethlehem officials hope FedEx is coming to town

BETHLEHEM, Pa

While it’s apparently not yet a done deal, Bethlehem officials are thrilled at the prospect of a FedEx distribution center soon being built in the city.

Health science building will rise on Moravian's campus

BETHLEHEM, Pa.

Moravian College's plan to construct a health sciences building on its campus was approved Thursday afternoon by the Bethlehem Planning Commission.

Local churches prepare shelters as temperatures drop

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

With frigid temperatures taking over the Lehigh Valley, people around the area bundling up and making plans to find shelter from the cold

School district questions the funding formula at NCC

BETHLEHEM, Pa.

Some area school districts want to cut back on how much funding they contribute to Northampton Community College

Gearing up for annual auto show

BETHLEHEM, Pa.

The countdown is on: In about a month, Bethlehem -- the Christmas City -- will become the motor city.

Teen pleads guilty to murder for mother's death

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Jamie Silvonek, a Lehigh County teenager, has pleaded guilty to first-degree murder for the death of her mother.

Police developing leads in reported sexual assault

EASTON, Pa.

Attack may have occurred in Easton, not Wilson, authorities say

FBI not targeting us, say Lehigh County commissioners

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

A Lehigh County commissioner’s political confession threw a monkey wrench into an attempt by commissioners to formally disassociate themselves from subjects of a federal investigation into county government.

An unconventional look at the Marquis de Lafayette

EASTON, Pa.

Author Sarah Vowell shared insights into her book about Lafayette College's namesake

L.V. mayors tout region's sustainability efforts

BETHLEHEM, Pa.

Sustainability was focus of 'Next Generation Cities and Suburbs' forum

Lehigh County coroner seeking next of kin

S. WHITEHALL TWP., Pa.

South Whitehall man died from natural causes

Easton City Hall getting two new commercial tenants

EASTON, Pa.

The building is now fully leased.

Health officials: Lehigh student contracted Zika abroad

BETHLEHEM, Pa.

A student at Lehigh University in Bethlehem has tested positive for the Zika virus.

Man fails to park car before jumping out of it while fleeing police

EASTON, Pa.

An Easton man is facing a slew of charges after attempting to flee police Wednesday afternoon.

Parents look to change school strip-search policy

EASTON, Pa.

School-strip searches are perfectly legal, according to Pennsylvania state law, but some parents in Easton want to change that.

Emmaus man allegedly admits murder to police

EMMAUS, Pa.

A Lehigh County man allegedly admitted to police fatally stabbing someone as an officer was on his way to the murder scene.

Glenn Evans will stand trial on child porn charges

EASTON, Pa.

Fifty-two-year-old Glenn Evans will stand trial in Northampton County Court on two felony counts of child pornography.

Expect delays at I-78 toll plaza in Northampton County

WILLIAMS TOWNSHIP, Pa.

Drivers entering Pennsylvania from New Jersey on Interstate 78 should be prepared for delays, especially during peak travel periods, at the toll plaza in Northampton County.

Bucks County man dies after Route 22 crash

WHITEHALL TWP., Pa.

Authorities say the 69-year-old suffered a heart attack

 
 
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  • Jackie Kennedy, 1962 White House TV tour

    U.S. State Department

    On this day: February 14

    Saint Valentine dies a martyr, President Polk has his picture snapped, Al Capone sends his foes a violent Valentine's Day message, and Jackie Kennedy invites TV viewers inside the White House, all on this day.

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