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Allentown, Pennsylvania is located in Lehigh County. Zip codes in Allentown, PA include 18104, 18102, and 18103. The median home price in Allentown is $110,000 which is roughly $71/per square foot. More Allentown information.

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19 min ago | SFGate

Bryn Mawr to drop SAT requirement for admission

Bryn Mawr College , the small private women's school on the Main Line, last week joined a growing number of schools around the country that no longer require the SAT or other standardized test scores for admission.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

WFMZ-TV Allentown

69 News Week In Review

It's time to take a look back at the stories making headlines this week in the 69 News Week In Review.

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Statecollege.com

Summer Academy at Penn State Helps Prepare Blind Students for College

Madeline Link, a junior in high school from Allentown, feels the rope ladder that leads to the high-ropes course at Stone Valley Vertical Adventures on Sunday.

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Daily Kos

A brief update on my wife

Recently I have received a number of direct communications inquiring about my wife Leaves on the Current and how she is doing in living with her cancer.

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The CPA Technology Advisor

Feds Charge Pennsylvania Woman with Embezzling $562K

Felicia Anne Straub knew that her boss suspected someone was embezzling from the Whitehall Township repo business where she worked as an office manager.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Morning Call

Orchestra accompanies 'Heaven and Earth' exhibit

'Justice and Peace Embracing,' ca. 1700, an oil on canvas by Antonio Balestra, is on display in 'Of Heaven and Earth: 500 Years of Italian Paintings from Glasgow Museums' at the Allentown Art Museum.

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The Morning Call

Fresh local produce finds new home in Hellertown

"Buy fresh, buy local" isn't just a mantra, it's a movement - with an ever-growing number of people wanting to not only eat healthier, but also support neighborhood businesses.

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NJ.com

Allentown unveils new portable skate park today

The idea of an Allentown skate park has been discussed on and off informally for years, but those talks always stalled among questions of costs and where it could be built.

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NJ.com

TURKEYS and TROPHIES: Easton Assassin belts out a killer of a song

If you're ever down on your luck and struggling, you'd be fortunate to cross paths with someone like Clinton Township Patrolman Andrew McCluskey.

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WFMZ-TV Allentown

Sunrise Chefs: Julie Intrepido-Kmetz & Heidi Givler

This your cooking skills are great? Consider registering for the culinary contests at the Allentown Fair.

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The Morning Call

Allentown Fair seeking blue ribbon contest entries

With more than 1,200 categories for adults and 135 for youth, the fair has endless opportunities for people to be recognized for their creativity.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

WFMZ-TV Allentown

Supporters flood Allentown streets for Gaza rally

The Israeli military announced Friday a 12-hour humanitarian cease-fire will start in Gaza Saturday.

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WFMZ-TV Allentown

Member of Achuar Tribe visits Allentown on a mission

A member of a remote tribe from the Amazon rain forest in Ecuador has come to the Lehigh Valley to share a very important message.

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The Morning Call

All-Lego Volvo SUV on display in Allentown

Channel your inner child and check out a full-scale replica of a Volvo XC90 made almost entirely of Lego bricks at Scott Volvo of Allentown.

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WFMZ

Damaris Rivera of Allentown arrested for knife attack

An Allentown woman who attacked a man with a large knife and punched and slapped him in the face was arrested by city police Thursday.

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WFMZ-TV Allentown

2 men arrested in connection with Allentown home invasion

According to court papers, police were called to a home in the 400 block of Chestnut Street around 3:15 a.m. for a report of a home invasion robbery in progress.

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WFMZ-TV Allentown

Man calls police for robbery, police find marijuana

An Allentown man called police to report a robbery and home invasion, but didn't expect to be arrested himself.

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WFMZ-TV Allentown

Police: Man steals car, wrecks it, steals another

Upper Macungie Township police responded to a call of a stolen car in the western edge of the township around 5:10 a.m. While police were taking information from Paul and Madelyn Mondschein of the 10000 block of Cormorant Drive, reports came in about a car matching the description of the couple's stolen Hyundai, which was found crashed into a ... (more)

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

WFMZ

ANIZDA finance committee reviews budget and expenditures to date

"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 .

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ABC 27

Midstate Mysteries: The Murder of the Traveling Salesman

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.

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