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17 min ago | The Morning Call
Pigs from the Robinson's Pig Paddling Porkers Racing Show dive into the pool during a race at The Great Allentown Fair last year.
3 hrs ago | The Morning Call
Zeke Zelker of IDreamMachine production company has begun shooting "The Great WTYT 960 Billboard Sitting Contest" and needs a crowd of people in all shapes and sizes for a crowd scene Sunday morning outside the Allentown Public Library.
7 hrs ago | The Morning Call
Allentown native Dane DeHaan was recently described by Vanity Fair as "his generation's Marlon Brando."
11 hrs ago | The Morning Call
County music again holds its position as the genre of choice at Allentown Fair, which starts Tuesday, with the third year in a row that half of the six headliners in the grandstand are country artists.
15 hrs ago | WFMZ
Bilingual parents in the Lehigh Valley now have a new way of bonding with their children while working on their language skills at the same time.
DeAlba of Reading, PA will compete in an 8-round bout. He has won 11 consecutive fights and is unbeaten in his last 15 that has raised his record to 13-1-2 with 5knockouts.
Andy O. Rodriguez, 26, of Allentown pleaded guilty Thursday to defrauding the IRS of more than $2.9 million in tax refunds.
The Lehigh County coroner has ruled the death of a 73-year-old Allentown woman struck by a vehicle Wednesday morning was an accident.
Her death was more than 50 years ago at the age of 36, yet Americans have never ceased in keeping the spirit of this Hollywood icon alive.
Maurice Tirado, Fransheska Tirado and a juvenile were home when police arrived at 6:12 a.m. at 1346 W. Chew St., police said.
There was no fashion runway, but a new look for center city Allentown's Clean Team was modeled for City Council Wednesday night.
Allentown City Council will hold a special meeting about blighted properties in the city at 6 p.m. Oct. 1. And within a month, council will schedule a different special meeting to update West End residents about steps being taken to alleviate flooding in that part of town -- and what more must be done.
About a dozen students in the Lehigh Valley are making some bold strokes. A mural unveiling was held Wednesday at Lehigh Valley Hospital in Salisbury Township.
The gallery, part of a larger mixed-use arts building in the 700 block of , offers a variety of traditional and performance art displays for artists who have studios in the building as well as for visiting artists.
Staff found the pool, at the north end of MacArthur Road and the Sixth Street extension, half empty Wednesday morning and soon found the leak causing the problem.
Motley Crue first played Allentown Fairgrounds in a non-fair show nearly 30 years ago, right after the 1985 release of its third album, "Theatre of Pain."
Doug Roysdon of Mock Turtle Marionette Theatre has made puppets of Opal Whitely for 'The Morningtime of Now,' a show based on music by Anne Hills and the diary of a 6-year-old named Opal Whitely.
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