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7 hrs ago | WFMZ
"From a cash standpoint we're in fine shape", stated Paul Houck of Orefield who serves as a consultant on the finance committee of the Allentown Neighborhood Improvement Zone District Authority .
11 hrs ago | ABC 27
On Morgan Peters' gravestone, it says "Too well loved to ever be forgotten." But for Peters' son, Michael Carni, it's the remembering that's tougher.
11 hrs ago | WFMZ
Police officers from across our region came together to take part in training they say is vital to ensure the safety of our children.
15 hrs ago | WFMZ
15 hrs ago | WFMZ
Demolition took place Thursday on 13 acres just south of the Tilghman Street bridge, at the Lehigh Structural Steel site to make room for several new buildings.
16 hrs ago | NJ.com
18 hrs ago | The Morning Call
Imagine if someone in your neighborhood ran a concert series and invited friends and neighbors to attend for free as their guests.
21 hrs ago | PennLive.com
The customer isn't always right. Not if the customer is trying to purchase a six-pack of beer in Pennsylvania after the PLCB witching hour of 2 a.m. But that refusal didn't go down so well with one Nazareth, Pa., couple.
A South Whitehall Township police officer's recollection of a strange traffic stop June 11 where a deaf man was hauling several 10-foot galvanized steel beams, a sign and a light pole in a minivan was the information Moore Township police needed to crack a theft case, court papers say.
Don't become overly alarmed if you notice smoke rising from the ground, from manhole covers or even from rooftops in some east Allentown neighborhoods next week.
Civil War buffs had their questions answered by a group of Civil War military officers during a visit with the Confederation of Union Generals.
An Allentown man is facing numerous charges after officials say he set an apartment on fire, then weeks later robbed a man.
Seeing veteran metal gods Judas Priest at Allentown's new PPL Center on Oct. 15 will be pretty rockin' - the first time the band has played the Lehigh Valley in more than 30 years.
Members of the Lehigh Valley Jewish community came together Tuesday night for a solidarity gathering at the Jewish Community Center in Allentown in a show of support for Israel.
A group of people was using a makeshift rope swing to jump into the water of the South Mountain Reservoir in the area of South 10th Street and Reservoir Drive, according John Christopher, Allentown Fire Department.
Billy Joel is being honored by the Library of Congress, and it's referencing his song "Allentown" in bestowing the award.
Residents are encouraged to use the city's other aquatic facilities including Jordan, Mack and Irving pools as well as the city's two spray parks located at Bucky Boyle Park and the 5th & Liberty Street Playground.
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