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Erratic driving led to the arrest of an Allentown, Pa., man for driving under the influence of a controlled dangerous substance, police said.
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I recently spoke with kidney transplant recipients who have struggled to make the most of their second chance at life.
Brooke and Ryan Griffith remember what it felt like to hold their daughter Riley at birth.
Dan Ferry of Center Valley plays Bob Cratchit, David Oswald of Allentown plays Ebenezer Scrooge, and Goran Zdravkovic of Allentown plays Nephew Fred in The Crowded Kitchen Players' adaption of 'A Christmas Carol' at McCoole's Arts and Event Place in Quakertown.
A massive accident involving more than 30 vehicles, including five tractor trailers, shut down Interstate 78 Westbound in the middle of Sunday's snow storm.
Allentown's Lights in the Parkway uses hundreds of thousands of shining lights with animated displays, lighted trees, and tunnels to brighten the holiday season.
Yearbooks and class rings: Mary of Allentown is looking for a 1966 Parkland High School yearbook, a 1969 Allentown Hospital School of Nursing yearbook and class rings for Parkland High School.
A 46-year-old man who apparently has been in jail on burglary and related charges out of Upper Macungie is facing new charges in a separate case -- this one in Lower Macungie -- for allegedly stealing three checks from a 72-year-old Wescosville woman and cashing them for a total payout of $290.
An aircraft diverted from the Philadelphia International Airport lineup sits on the ramp at Lehigh Valley International Airport Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013 in Allentown, Pa.
Unions and environmentalists have found one point of agreement in the bitter debate over the natural gas drilling boom: fixing leaky old pipelines that threaten public health and the environment.
Fiftieth anniversaries can be both milestones and turning points, acknowledging the past as much as anticipating the future.
Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Dec. 07--Avantor Performance Materials, whose move to the Lehigh Valley in 2011 was touted as an economic development victory and aided by a $3 million state Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program grant, has laid off about 20 U.S. workers.
If not, you should have. The Allentown architect designed many of the city's most recognizable buildings, including the Allentown National Bank at Seventh and Hamilton.
A teenager testified Friday to being raped in an Allentown motel room last year after passing out at a party to celebrate her friend's birthday.
Shoppers might have to bundle up a bit today, but the real test for Christmas bargain hunters will come Sunday.