Allentown Newswire (Page 13)

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  1. Allentown man faces drug possession chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | WFMZ

    Allentown Police charged a man, who was already on parole, after officers say they found thousands of dollars worth of drugs in his apartment. On Wednesday, State Parole Agents went to Robert Harris' apartment in the 700 block of West Gordon Street.

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  2. Arts Around Town: Anna Deavere Smith approaches cultural commentary with performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    Cultural commentary takes center stage when actress/playwright Anna Deavere Smith delivers a solo performance related to "This Light of Ours" on Friday at 7 p.m., at the Dorothy Hess Baker Theatre at Muhlenberg College in Allentown. "This Light of Ours" is the current exhibition of activist photographers who lived at the epicenter of the Civil Rights movement, through May 15 at the Allentown Art Museum of the Lehigh Valley .

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  3. Allentown codifies ban on last-minute party switchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | WFMZ

    If you ever hope to be appointed to complete the term of a top elected official in Allentown, remember a new rule passed by City Council Wednesday night. It comes down to this: If you want to replace an elected Democrat who vacates an elected office in City Hall, you'd better be a Democrat for more than 30 days before the replacement will be picked.

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  4. Allentown's golf course still stuck in financial sand trapRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2016 | WFMZ

    "We are truly confident we can eliminate that," declared Lindsay Taylor, the city's parks and recreation director. "Our mission is to eliminate the negative cash balance and we believe we are on the right path."

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  5. Come back to City Hall, City Council asks ANIZDARead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2016 | WFMZ

    Allentown City Council is asking the Allentown Neighborhood Improvement Zone Development Authority to reconsider its decision to no longer hold its public meetings in City Hall. "We were taken aback by your decision to move the meetings outside City Hall," states a letter council sent Wednesday to Seymour Traub, ANIZDA's chairman.

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  6. Neighborhood Improvement Zone creating and keeping jobs in Allentown, report revealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2016 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    At its first meeting outside of Allentown City Hall Wednesday, the Allentown Neighborhood Improvement Zone Development Authority heard some encouraging statistics about jobs and wages resulting from increased downtown development. Since September 2013, when the Allentown Employment and Training Center opened on Hamilton Street, businesses that relocated to the Neighborhood Improvement Zone created 1,838 new full-time and part-time jobs - 56 percent of them filled by Allentown residents, said Nancy Dischinat, executive director of the Lehigh Valley Workforce Development Board, told the board members of ANIZDA. 1 comment

  7. Time's running out for Bethlehem's 911 centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2016 | WFMZ

    They don't want to close the city's 911 emergency communications center to merge with a Northampton County system and wind up with diminished fire, police and ambulance service to Bethlehem residents. And they don't intend to do anything until they know how much such a merger will cost and how much of that cost will be paid by the state.

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  8. Police say Allentown man stole to pay court finesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2016 | WFMZ

    A Lehigh County man is facing charges for allegedly using another man's debit card to pay his court fines and fees. In early March, Bethlehem police began investigating a theft report from David Johnson, who reported almost $800 of unauthorized charges on a prepaid card.

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  9. Authorities arrest parolee with thousands in drugs, cashRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2016 | WFMZ

    Investigators with the Pennsylvania Attorney General's Office arrested a state parolee in Allentown after a late-night search turned up nearly $30,000 in drugs and more than $8,000 in cash. Authorities say Omark Rodriguez was a "person of interest" in an ongoing drug investigation, when state narcotics agents searched his apartment in the 200 block of Nelson Street in Allentown just before midnight on Monday, according to court records.

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  10. Mother allegedly assaults daughter outside DieruffRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2016 | WFMZ

    Authorities in Lehigh County say a mother assaulted her daughter outside Dieruff High School Monday afternoon, hitting the girl and dragging her by her hair. Allentown police said the juvenile victim came to police headquarters late Monday afternoon with family members to report an assault and theft.

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  11. Allentown man sentenced in grisly fatal crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    An Allentown man who pleaded guilty in a fatal pedestrian hit-and-run wreck learned his fate in court Monday. Santiago was charged after, police said, he struck Anna Lewis, 62, and her sister while they were walking along Airport Road in March 2015.

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  12. Pennsylvania US Sen. Bob Casey calls for passage of water legislationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | WFMZ

    U.S. Sen. Bob Casey is calling on his fellow lawmakers to pass legislation that he said would help ensure safe drinking water. The senator is calling for the passage of the Drinking Water Safety and Infrastructure Act.

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  13. Sen. Casey calls for passage of water legislationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | WFMZ

    U.S. Senator Bob Casey is calling on his fellow lawmakers to pass legislation that he says would help ensure safe drinking water. Several local leaders came to hear what he had to say, including Mayors Ed Pawlowski of Allentown and Sal Panto of Easton. 1 comment

  14. 69 News "Week in Review"Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2016 | WFMZ

    It's time now to take a look back at the stories making headlines this week in the 69 News "Week in Review." The bill was proposed after the Newark school system shut off sinks and fountains at 30 schools because of lead.

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  15. History's Headlines: When All Hell Breaks LooseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    A grayish sunshine is filtering into a conference room at Luther Crest as Rev. Manfred Bahmann, 86, Lutheran pastor, scholar and one-time member of the Hitler Youth, begins to tell his life story in the lyrical German accent that is his birthright.

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  16. Water safe in two Allentown schools, says stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | WFMZ

    Water testing done at Allentown's William Allen High and Union Terrace Elementary schools is safe to drink, according to testing done for the State Department of Health. On Friday, the Allentown School District was informed that, based on testing for lead, the water in the two schools "is safe to use for consumption."

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  17. Elton John to play PPL Center in AllentownRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | WFMZ

    Tickets go on sale Friday April 8 at noon. They will be available online at www.pplcenter.com/ .

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  18. 69 News water report prompts school districts in Lehigh Valley to test for leadRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | WFMZ

    Parkland School District said it hired an independent environmental firm that will test the water in all schools and district offices this week. Two of Parkland's 13 school and office buildings have water supplied by on-site wells that require regular testing.

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  19. Teenager struck by car in Allentown, seriously injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | WFMZ

    A 14-year-old girl suffered serious injuries night when she was struck by a car in Allentown on Wednesday.

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  20. Gov. Wolf in Allentown on ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | WFMZ

    Right now, it stands at $7.25. Earlier this month he signed an executive order that hiked up the wage for state workers and contractors.

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