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Nickelodeon's The Fresh Beat Band performs in the grandstand at The Great Allentown Fair on Sunday It would be easy to jokingly criticize Nickelodeon TV's The Fresh Beat Band, which headlined the grandstand at Allentown Fair on Sunday, as playing music that's simplistic and having lyrics that are juvenile For however youthful the concert was, it ... (more)
8 hrs ago | The Morning Call
Q: MacArthur Road at the Route 22 interchange is looking great. After all the money spent for this much-needed improvement to benefit vehicular as well as pedestrian traffic, I'm rather disappointed that the 'yield' sign remains at the end of the ramp from Route 22 west to MacArthur Road north, near the Lehigh Valley Mall.
Police have nabbed an Allentown teen wanted in connection with a shooting in Easton.
Crews on scene say they made quick work of a house fire in Allentown Saturday. The fire was reported around 5 p.m. in the 100 block of South 17th Street.
Misdemeanor charges filed against the son of Allentown police Chief Joel Fitzgerald after he allegedly pointed a gun at two Lehigh County detectives in Whitehall Township were appropriate, says Lehigh County District Attorney Jim Martin.
If the judges could tell you one thing before you enter your favorite plate into one of The Great Allentown Fair culinary contests, it would be this: Don't get crazy.
For the better part of the past decade, country music aimed at young listeners has been neither good, nor really country, and even worse when performed live.
Nothing like some ice cream on a hot summer day at the Allentown Fair. New attractions include the Fired Up High Dive Show and the Elephant Encounter.
Officials say the son of Allentown Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald was arrested after he allegedly pointed a loaded gun at two Lehigh County detectives.
Easton Police say gunshots rang out early Saturday morning just two blocks from a brazen daylight shooting less than 24 hours earlier.
A witness to an Allentown man being stabbed in the bathroom of the rooming house where he lived was chased away by the attackers, city police said.
To commemorate Dodge's 100 years of existence, America On Wheels Museum in Allentown is celebrating this milestone with a 100th Anniversary special that showcases the technological advances of the 30s and 40s, unique design in the 50s, outstanding horsepower in the 70s, which ultimately drove efficiency through the 80s and 90s.
Tim McGraw performs Friday at the Great Allentown Fair. CHRIS KNIGHT / SPECIAL TO THE MORNING CALL So now, at 47 and after 20 years of topping the charts, McGraw seems to have started a smooth and subtle transition into legacy artist, as was obvious Friday at his concert headlining Allentown Fair's grandstand.
A day after Allentown Fair's grandstand crowd saw a musical act, Motley Crue, disappointingly limp away in its farewell tour, on Thursday it saw a musical act at the peak of its prowess in a near-perfect show: Lady Antebellum.
With Musikfest in the rear view mirror and the Allentown Fair wrapping up Monday, consider letting the dogs out for their own festival of fun this weekend.
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