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Bethlehem Hall of Fame

Actors, athletes among inductees of Bethlehem's Hall of Fame

Saturday, the SteelStacks campus in Bethlehem was alive for a milestone celebration, the city's 275th anniversary.

Milford Twp crash

Multiple vehicle crash shuts down road in Upper Milford Township

Officials say there has been a multiple vehicle crash in the 7500 block of Chestnut Street in Upper Milford Township.

Man rushed to hospital after motorcycle accident

Man rushed to hospital after motorcycle accident in Allentown

One person was rushed to the hospital after an accident involving a motorcycle in Allentown Friday night.

SteelStacks touts five years of progress to Bethlehem city council committee

Bethlehem celebrates 275th anniversary

The Christmas City is celebrating a big milestone at the SteelStacks on Saturday.

Schnecksville fair brush fire

Schnecksville Community Fair brush fire

A small brush fire at the Schnecksville Community Fair provided a hiccup for the fireworks show.

Minions descend on Allentown

Minions descend on Allentown

On Friday, the City of Allentown Department of Parks and Recreation's Movies in the Park series continued

Bethlehem firefighter injured battling blaze

Firefighter injured fighting Bethlehem blaze

A neighbor tried to battle the flames with a garden hose until fire trucks arrived.

 

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Training at LVIA has local fire fighters feeling the heat

HANOVER TOWNSHIP, Pa.

Fighting fires is never easy especially inside an aircraft but that is exactly what area fire fighters did Friday at the Lehigh Valley International Airport

Fire damages homes across from Easton Area High School

PALMER TWP., Pa.

A fire damaged three homes Friday afternoon.

Tanker spill closes Route 512 in Hanover Twp. for hours

HANOVER TWP., Pa.

A hydrochloric acid leak began eating away at the road surface in Northampton County Friday.

Police arrest alleged Northampton County pharmacy robber

EASTON, Pa.

Easton Police have arrested the woman wanted for allegedly robbing two drugstores in Northampton County

ASD grants Mayo parting sabbatical

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

The Allentown schools superintendent had previously told the board he wouldn't renew his contract.

Tanker spill closes Rt. 512 in Hanover Twp. for hours

HANOVER TWP., Pa.

A hydrochloric acid leak began eating away at the road surface in Northampton County Friday.

Merchants turn out to learn about Hamilton Blvd. upgrades

L. MACUNGIE TWP., Pa.

'Smart' traffic signals, shade trees and bus stops among the proposed improvements

Charges filed in slaying of 2 U.S. missionaries in Jamaica

KINGSTON, Jamaica,

The men worked for the Lehigh County-based Teams for Medical Missions

Hundreds participate in Cedar Sports Day

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Hundreds of kids gathered at Cedar Beach park in Allentown on Friday for the very first 'Cedar Sports Day'.

Salisbury Commissioners empathize with residents over problem neighbor

SALISBURY TWP., Pa.

Residents of the 1600 block of Beech Street and Rader Avenue in Salisbury asked the township’s Board of Commissioners for its assistance in dealing with a neighbor who they claim is making their lives increasingly difficult living in their community.

Car found in Lehigh River near Sand Island

BETHLEHEM, Pa.

Emergency crews in Bethlehem were called to the area of the Hill to Hill Bridge for a car that was in the Lehigh River.

Neighbors: bullets continue to fly in Stockertown

STOCKERTOWN, Pa.

One year after a 69 News report prompted an investigation into stray bullets coming from a nearby gun club, it appears that some neighbors are once again finding themselves in the line of fire

All smiles at a very special summer camp

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

The Pediatric Cancer Foundation of the Lehigh Valley hosts 'Camp Smile' for cancer patients and their siblings

Police: Teen stabbed man in the back, took off on bike

BETHLEHEM TWP., Pa.

Police in Bethlehem Township say a teenager is facing charges in connection with a stabbing

Bethlehem man sentenced to 12-24 years for attempted homicide

BETHLEHEM, Pa.

A Bethlehem man found guilty of attempted homicide will spend up to 24 years behind bars

'No bees, No food' local association warns

The Lehigh Valley Beekeepers Association wants to raise awareness about the loss of 30-40 percent of bee colonies and the impact on our food supply

Drugs stolen from Hellertown pharmacy

HELLERTOWN, Pa.

According to police, a male suspect took several controlled substances from Yeager's Pharmacy in the 600 block of Main Street

Man charged in stabbing while trying to recover friend's car

HANOVER TWP., Pa.

Police said the victim suffered injuries to his liver, large intestine outside Knights Inn hotel

Easton weighing parking authority, amnesty plan for unpaid parking tickets

EASTON, Pa.

Easton is the only city in the Lehigh Valley without a working parking authority

ASD superintendent requests sabbatical

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

The superintendent of the Allentown School District has requested a leave of absence.

Allentown Art Museum of the Lehigh Valley opens new exhibition

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

The Allentown Art Museum of the Lehigh Valley is getting ready to unveil a new exhibition which presents the contributions of Latino artists in the United States.

Lehigh County Commissioners fail to reach consensus on farmland preservation

Lehigh County Commissioners deferred voting on a bill that would have amended the 2016-2020 County Capital Plan to including funding for agriculture conservation easements during Wednesday night's meeting.

Easton man charged with arson

EASTON, Pa.

Police arrested 54-year-old Michael Graziano Wednesday

Lower Nazareth tables vote on health care campus, acts on controversial cell phone tower

LOWER NAZARETH TWP., Pa.

Lower Nazareth Township supervisors Wednesday night faced restive residents angry about a cell tower under construction on township property near their homes and a zoning request to create a sprawling medical campus

'He is just trying to help people' woman says of Cramsey

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

69 News spoke with a woman who worked with John Cramsey on what they call an "extraction" that happened in early June at the Super 8 Motel on Airport Road in Allentown

'Enough is Enough' group saddened by allegations

BETHLEHEM, Pa.

The co-administrator on the page, Lyn Baker, is a friend of John Cramsey's and says Tuesday was the four month anniversary of his daughter's overdose

State Theatre announces its 2016-17 season

EASTON, Pa.

The State Theatre Center for the Arts announced its 2016-17 season Wednesday

Police searching for woman who robbed two stores

Investigators said she appeared to have a gun in her pocket

Lawyers will seek to have gun evidence tossed

JERSEY CITY, N.J.

Attorneys argue the search outside the Holland Tunnel that uncovered the weapons was illegal

Paxinosa Elementary School hosting bargain book sale

EASTON, Pa.

The school is closing for renovations next year, and the district is giving away reading materials

 


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