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Police: Intoxicated woman rips out boyfriend's dreadlocks, tries to...
A woman upset with her boyfriend ripped out two of his dreadlocks and tried to steal his tractor-trailer this weekend at a truck stop in Upper Macungie Township, according to court records.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Macungie Holiday, Santa Run, Anne of Green Gables: Your Weekend
Each Thursday, Lower Macungie Patch tries to make it a little easier to plan your precious weekend time by highlighting the happenings in and around Macungie.
Driver Loses Control Coming Down Hill in Snow, Strikes Stuck Car
A 2012 Chevrolet Cruz that was stuck going up an Upper Milford hill during Tuesday morning's snowfall was struck by a car coming down the hill, police said.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Man Admits Assaulting Two Township Officers, Gets Six Months' Probation
An Upper Macungie man has admitted assaulting two township police officers earlier this year and has been sentenced to six months' probation.
Daytime Burglary Strikes Wild Cherry Knoll Home
A burglar or burglars forced their way into the Lower Macungie home of a 74-year-old man Monday afternoon and escaped with an undetermined amount of jewelry, police said.
Proposed military academy charter school comes under heavy fire
Organizers of a proposed military academy charter high school in Lehigh County came under fire on several fronts Monday night.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Police Seek Owner of Stolen Radar Detector
State police are looking for the owner of a stolen radar detector that was found last week among other stolen electronic items in Lower Macungie just east of Alburtis.
Macungie Couple Face Drug, Assault Charges
An early-morning call for a domestic disturbance in Macungie led to drug- and assault-related charges against a borough couple who blamed each other for their alleged fight, the Macungie police chief reported.
More Snow on the Way Tuesday, Forecasters Say
Forecasts from the Weather Channel and the National Weather Service both show Upper Macungie getting snow Tuesday.
Car Spins Out of Control on Kings Highway South, Damages Steps
State police at Fogelsville released information about two car crashes Friday -- an afternoon crash in Lower Macungie and a morning mishap in Upper Milford.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Police: Man Stole Checks in Wescosville, Cashed Them for $290
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.
One Dead After Possible 50-Vehicle PA Turnpike Collision
One person died following an accident on the Pennsylvania Turnpike Sunday afternoon in which up to 50 vehicles might have been involved, according to Action News 6abc.com .
2 Emmaus Women Among 4 Hurt in Crash
Four people were injured in a two-vehicle crash Saturday afternoon near the Buckeye Tavern in Lower Macungie.
Phone Scams Turn Terrifying: Police
By Jack Tobias Phone scams that demand money and threaten violence to family members have struck the Lehigh Valley, with at least two recently reported.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Mom Seeks Donations for Holiday Packages for NICU Babies
Stephanie Schmal knows all too well what it's like to have sick newborn. And what it's like to put the well-being of that tiny little life who you've only just met in the hands of virtual strangers-the doctors and nurses of the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Macungie Family Invites Community to Holiday Open House
It's virtually impossible to count the number of people whose lives have been changed due to a health scare experienced by Macungie mom Tracey Saab when she was pregnant with her daughter seven years ago.
Man Admits to Sex Assaults of 4 Teenage Girls
A young man who confessed to sexually assaulting several teenage girls in South Whitehall and Upper Macungie townships --one of the incidents was on New Year's Day of 2011 -- pleaded guilty this week in Lehigh County Court.
Alburtis Man Hurt in Route 100 Crash
Upper Macungie police say an 86-year-old Alburtis man was hospitalized Thursday following a two-vehicle crash on Route 100.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Upper Macungie gets state grants to fix Fogelsville Dam
The Fogelsville Dam, which sits along Hassadahl Road off Route 100 at Fogelsville Dam Park, has been a thorn in the side of township supervisors in recent years.
Lower Macungie approves 1st property tax
Residents in Lower Macungie Township, Lehigh County will be paying township property taxes for the first time in 12 years.