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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 Recovery (TIGER) grant to finance the $42 million Riverside Drive and Trail corridor project, which includes Allentown's Waterfront development, has been rejected by the U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT).

Albright offensive video

Offensive video with Albright College student sparks racial outrage

Students at Albright College in Reading said they are irate and upset after seeing an offensive video made by a fellow student.?

Cool and windy again with occasional rain today

Cool and windy again with occasional rain today

There have been some heavier periods of rain overnight into this morning, and we will continue to see occasional rain today.

Obama Netanyahu Peres funeral

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Obama: Peres 'found room in his heart for others who suffered'

The body of former Israeli Prime Minister and President Shimon Peres was laid to rest Friday in a funeral attended by world leaders flanked by heavy security.

Early Friday morning, Peres' casket was loaded onto a hearse for the drive from the Knesset ...

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

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Dropped glove links suspect to burglary

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WILLIAMS TWP., Pa.

State police used DNA evidence in charging man with Williams Township break-in.

Fireball Run races through Easton

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 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.

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  • Obama Netanyahu Peres funeral

    Abir Sultan- Pool/Getty Image

    Obama: Peres 'found room in his heart for others who suffered'

    The body of former Israeli Prime Minister and President Shimon Peres was laid to rest Friday in a funeral attended by world leaders flanked by heavy security.

    Early Friday morning, Peres' casket was loaded onto a hearse for the drive from the Knesset ...

 
 
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State police searching for missing Upper Perkiomen teenager

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Pennsylvania State Police are searching for a 17-year-old girl, who has been reported missing in Montgomery County.

12-year-old reported missing found safe

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Police in Slatington say that 12-year-old Abigail Esterly who was reported missing has been found safe

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    A New Jersey Transit train crashed at a station in Hoboken during Thursday morning's rush-hour commute, killing at least one person and injuring more than 100 others, some seriously, local officials said.

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Dropped glove links suspect to burglary

Generic Pennsylvania State Police car
WILLIAMS TWP., Pa.

State police used DNA evidence in charging man with Williams Township break-in.

Fireball Run races through Easton

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 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.

 

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  • James Dean, Rebel Without a Cause

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    On this day: September 30

    Babe Ruth hits 60 home runs, James Dean dies in a car crash, "Cheers" premieres, and researchers capture a giant squid on camera, all on this day.

 
 

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