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  1. The Morning Call (Allentown, Pa.) Nick Fierro columnRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | Erie Times News

    Actually, they might have known before, because he wouldn't have been given as much time with the first team if he didn't show an exceptional ability in the meeting rooms to pick up the defense being installed by coordinator Jim Schwartz. On the opening day of training camp, Mills continued to show that not only will he have an excellent chance of making the 53-man roster but also could challenge for a starting spot.

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  2. History's Headlines: And the walls come a tumbling downRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    On June 20, 2015, a little after 9 a.m., a runner in Allentown's Lehigh Parkway noticed something blocking the path. It was a pile of rocks that had apparently fallen from the wall built roughly 80 years before by the Work's Progress Administration or WPA.

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  3. Solar plane completes record flightRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... stops in the United States, from San Francisco to Phoenix, then to Tulsa. Other stops included Dayton, Ohio; Allentown, Pa.; and New York City, before crossing the Atlantic to Spain in June. The solar project began 14 years ago not only to advance ...

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  4. Coroner identifies man who drowned at The RockRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WFMZ

    Officials identified the man who drowned over the weekend in the Schuylkill River. The Berks County Coroner says 26-year-old Essam Saba of Allentown died while swimming in a popular spot known as "The Rock" or "Peace Rock."

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  5. Spirit Airlines is betting big on FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... Fornaro was previously the CEO -- historically flew to Orlando from many small and mid-size cities. These included Allentown, Pennsylvania; Flint, Michigan; Dayton, Ohio; Huntsville, Alabama; and Knoxville, Tennessee, just to give a few examples. ...

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  6. Chiefs game vs. IronPigs postponed; doubleheader set for TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

    Monday's scheduled game between the Syracuse Chiefs and Lehigh Valley IronPigs has been postponed due thunderstorms throughout the day in the Lehigh Valley. The game will be made up as part of a 6:05 p.m. doubleheader on Tuesday, July 26th at Coca-Cola Park in Allentown, Pennsylvania.

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  7. More than 100 beers at Mohegan Sun Arena July 30 during NEPA Craft Brew FestRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Weekender

    ... began attending events this year to grew their brand recognition. The brewing company will open a location in Allentown next year; until then, their beer will be available at events like July 30's NEPA Craft Beer Festival. WILKES-BARRE TWP. - Most ...

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  8. Lehigh Valley health events include blood drive at Crayola, Carry the FallenRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Morning Call

    ... Lehigh Valley Road Runners' Summer Series 5K will be held starting at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 3 at Little Lehigh Parkway in Allentown. The club will offer you water at the half-way point and water and Gatorade at the finish. Bring a covered dish and stick ...

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  9. Pennsylvania casinos scoff at $1M all-night liquor licenseRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    ... the cash-strapped state wants $1 million per license. Sands Casino CEO Mark Juliano told the Morning Call of Allentown that the Bethlehem casino won't pay the $1 million, and he doesn't know of any casino that will. Juliano says it's also not worth ...

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  10. Amanda Seyfried to star in sci-fi thrillerRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Morning Call

    The Allentown native will play a woman who has no digital footprint and is invisible to police in a dystopian future opposite Clive Owen . In "Anon" Owen is a detective in a future world with no privacy, ignorance or anonymity, when he meets the mysterious woman known only as "the Girl."

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  11. Peace Rock drowning victim identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WFMZ

    State police are investigating the drowning of an Allentown man at a popular swimming spot along the Berks-Schuylkill county border. It happened around 1:45 p.m. Sunday in an area known as 'Peace Rock' Authorities tell us Peace Rock has always been known to swimmers but thanks to posts on social media, its popularity has recently skyrocketed and due to so many people, rescue efforts were hindered Sunday.

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  12. Allentown police seek information on restaurant robbersRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | NJ.com

    Two men robbed a family-owned restaurant on Sunday in Allentown and one of the men used a handgun to strike the business' owner in the head, city police report. The men entered La Placita about noon at 158 N. 12th St., one of them showed the gun and they demanded cash, Assistant Chief Gail Struss said.

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  13. Four-Year-Old Dies in Hot Car After Being Left There All Day By SitterRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | The Hollywood Gossip

    ... news station WNEP of the incident. An autopsy was conducted on Saturday at the Lehigh Valley Medical Center in Allentown, Pa., although we don't know the outcome yet. Obviously, this is a rare situation ... but please use caution in these extreme ...

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  14. US researcher: Young shooters tend to research role modelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Education Week

    The U.S. psychologist who wrote a book about school shootings that investigators found in the Munich gunman's room says researching other mass killers can be a warning sign since young gunmen often are looking for role models - but it's just one of many possible indicators. Peter Langman, author of two books about school shootings, told The Associated Press by telephone from Allentown, Pennsylvania on Saturday, that juvenile killers "more frequently study other shooters."

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  15. The Latest: Munich shooting scars those who witnessed itRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Yahoo!

    ... of the 2010 book "Why Kids Kill: Inside the Minds of School Shooters" told The Associated Press by telephone from Allentown, Pennsylvania, that it's younger shooters "who more frequently study other shooters." Police in Munich said the 18-year-old ...

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  16. The Morning Call (Allentown, Pa.) Nick Fierro columnRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Erie Times News

    Attendance at their headquarters will be limited to winners of a lottery system in which only their season-ticket holders are eligible. However, as has been the case since deciding to stop their annual pilgrimage to Lehigh University following the 2012 season, they also will feature two open sessions at Lincoln Financial Field.

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  17. Community engagement art takes hold in Allentown, giving audience key roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Morning Call

    Anthony Viscardi is pictured at the Creativity Lab, a collaboration between the Allentown Art Museum and City Center Lehigh Valley to bring an interactive gallery to Hamilton Street. Anthony Viscardi is pictured at the Creativity Lab, a collaboration between the Allentown Art Museum and City Center Lehigh Valley to bring an interactive gallery to Hamilton Street.

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  18. Allentown restaurant robbed at gunpointRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WFMZ

    Police say the owner was hit with the gun, but did not appear to be injured. Police say the owner was not transported to the hospital.

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  19. Allentown pool fees take a dip to help beat the heatRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    If you can't take the heat, you can take a dive into Allentown City pools without reaching deep into your wallet. Daily admission during the advisory for everyone at the Jordan and Mack pools ages 4 to 17 is $2 and $3 for everyone 18 and older.

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  20. Little Relief in Sight as Dangerous Heat Grips RegionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | NBC Philadelphia

    ... measures to help people stay cool and protect residents from serious health problems excessive heat can cause. Allentown reduced fees at its public pools, allowing residents to swim for free through the heat wave. In Philadelphia, the Heat Line is ...

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