Allentown Newswire (Page 13)

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  1. LVIA in need of new revenue sources despite rise in passenger trafficRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    Although passenger traffic has been on the rise for the past six months at the Lehigh Valley International Airport , members of the board of governors of the Lehigh Northampton Airport Authority Tuesday brainstormed ways to raise airport revenues at their monthly meeting. Regional airports such as LVIA have found it hard in recent years to compete with lower airfare rates such as those offered by larger metropolitan airports such as Philadelphia or Newark, New Jersey.

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  2. United Youth changing minds and neighborhoods in AllentownRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    It is easy to pass by a group of kids in the city of Allentown, and think they may be up to no good. "They have such a negative stigma attached to them, that kids will cause problems and troubles in the city," Roberto Clemente Charter School teacher, Michael Frassetto, said.

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  3. Hospital Central Services begins expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | WFMZ

    A linen service company in Allentown is growing. Hospital Central Services broke ground Monday on a $10.5 million addition.

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  4. 1 man taken into custody after police situationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | WFMZ

    One man was taken into custody after a neighborhood was asked to stay inside during a police incident Tuesday morning. Officials are not releasing much information but residents in the 1400 block of East Tremont Street in east Allentown were asked to shelter in place, starting around 10:15 a.m. According to a 69News crew at the scene, Allentown police are assisting Lehigh County Adult Probation Department and a large area was cordoned off.

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  5. Residents asked to shelter in place during police situationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | WFMZ

    Officials are not releasing much information but residents in the 1400 block of East Tremont Street in east Allentown are being told to shelter in place.

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  6. Woman who kidnapped estranged girlfriend will spend years behind barsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | WFMZ

    Police say Nakia Rivera, 28, and three men broke into a home at 5410 Boulevard Grand Cru in Upper Saucon Township on July 16, 2014. Katie, or Katherine Frank, was a house guest of W. Russell Yurchak Jr., according to police documents, and Frank told police she'd left her estranged girlfriend -- Rivera -- two weeks earlier because she feared for her life.

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  7. Program helps seniors find financial helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | WFMZ

    Airbus a-320, was damaged. Heavy snow was reported at the time of the landing.. but it's not clear if that played a role in the accident.>>>CHANDI lowry: a local non-profit is helping senior citizens save hundreds of dollars a month... by taking advantage of state and local benefits.WFMZ's Hilary Lane has more.

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  8. Jaws of Life needed to rescue man from crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | WFMZ

    One man had to be rescued with the Jaws of Life after a three car crash in the 200 block of Tilghman Street in Allentown.

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  9. Coroner IDs body found in Allentown house MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | WFMZ

    The 47-year-old male was pronounced dead inside a row home at 733 West Washington Street at 1:15 p.m. Monday by Deputy Coroner Dan Buglio.

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  10. Studies: Pennsylvanians among highest taxpayers in United StatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | WFMZ

    Tax time can really sting for folks who find themselves in the red, but when it comes down to who pays the most, you might be surprised. Pennsylvania is in the top 10 for states that pay the highest taxes, according to a pair of new studies.

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  11. Unidentified Allentown man was murderedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | WFMZ

    The 47-year-old male was pronounced dead inside a row home in the 700 block of West Washington Street at 1:15 p.m. Monday by Deputy Coroner Dan Buglio. An autopsy performed Tuesday morning determined "the cause of death is attributed to blunt force injuries to the body," reported Grim. 1 comment

  12. Trail detours set up in Allentown's Lehigh ParkwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | WFMZ

    Repair work beginning Tuesday on the Interstate 78 bridge over Fish Hatchery Road and Little Lehigh Creek will require temporarily closing the main trail through Allentown's Lehigh Parkway. But then the trail on the other side of the creek will be closed for about a month, as bridge work continues on that side of the bridge.

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  13. Upper Saucon gives final plan approval for new elementary schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    With a unanimous positive vote Monday evening, the Upper Saucon Township Board of Supervisors adopted a resolution approving the final land development site plan from the Southern Lehigh School District for construction of the new $16.7 million unnamed elementary school and the demolition of the current Hopewell Elementary on Hopewell Road in the township. Presenting the final plan before the board, Jim Mazeika, senior project engineer with Barry Isset Associates of Allentown explained the "land swap" details of the project between the township and the school district.

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  14. 'High Notes' gala showcases theater in Allentown schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | WFMZ

    Some theater students in the Allentown district will be performing off campus in the upcoming High Notes Gala. The gala is a fundraiser at Miller Symphony Hall that showcases theatre in Allentown Schools.

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  15. House before zoning board becomes microcosm of neighborhood frustrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | WFMZ

    Neighbors unhappy with a West End house rented to Muhlenberg College students were unable to sway the Allentown Zoning Hearing Board Monday night. At least seven people raised their hands to object to Brian Kunz and Jeffrey Silsbee being allowed to continue using the home they own at 423 N. Leh St. to house four Muhlenberg students. 1 comment

  16. Affordable Care Act remains controversial five years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    Health insurance is a major issue in our country. When President Obama signed the Affordable Care act into law five years ago he said it would change Americans' lives.

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  17. Police investigate death in Allentown homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | WFMZ

    A call came in at 12:30 p.m. Monday about a dead man found in a home in the 700 block of Washington Street.

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  18. Friends remember Allentown homeless man killed in dumpsterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | WFMZ

    Sunday afternoon, 53-year-old Tony Lee Graham's family and friends gathered at Ripple Church in Allentown to remember his life lost. Allentown Police say Graham died from injuries he suffered from being thrown from a dumpster into a garbage truck on March 13th.

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  19. Allentown celebrates St. Patrick's Day with paradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | WFMZ

    The parade went through the streets in the city's west end, and featured six bagpipe bands, and plenty of floats and participants.

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  20. Allentown celebrates 58th annual St. Patrick's Day ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | WFMZ

    The Sunrise crew was joined by two performers in the parade. Senior Pipe Major James Ruhf, a member of the City of Bethlehem Pipe Band and drum sergeant Leah Smith.

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