Allentown Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Ex-wrestler 'Superfly' charged in girlfriend's 1983 deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Philly.com

    ... the death of Nancy Argentino, 23, of New York. Snuka, who had been at a World Wrestling Federation taping at the Allentown Fairgrounds, said he returned to the couple's Whitehall Township hotel room in May 1983 to find her gasping for air and oozing ...

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  2. Local unemployment climbed slightly in JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | WFMZ

    The Lehigh Valley's unemployment rate increased to 5.6 percent in July, slightly higher than the state and national rates, according to the state Department of Labor & Industry. The Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton Metropolitan Statistical Area's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate increased by two-tenths of a percentage point in July to 5.6 percent, reported L&I Tuesday.

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  3. Jimmy "Superfly" Snuka charged with third degree murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | WFMZ

    ... Argentino, originally from Brooklyn, was in the Lehigh Valley in 1983 for one of Snuka's performances at the Allentown Fairgrounds. Snuka told police at the time that the 23-year-old had slipped and struck in her head in the bathroom. But the couple ...

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  4. DA set to announce findings in death of wrestler's girlfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    ... Argentino, originally from Brooklyn, was in the Lehigh Valley in 1983 for one of Snuka's performances at the Allentown Fairgrounds. Snuka told police at the time that the 23-year-old had slipped and struck in her head in the bathroom. But the couple ...

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  5. Allentown woman drives into tree, leaves car behind, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | WFMZ

    Not knowing what to do after she hit a tree, an Allentown woman decided to just leave the car behind. Lower Saucon Township police were dispatched to a home in the 2300 block of Ringhoffer Road about 1 a.m. Friday for a report of a disabled vehicle with no driver in sight, according to a news release.

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  6. Fans to remember former NBA great Darryl DawkinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | MyFoxPhilly

    ... The first player to go from high school into the first round of the NBA draft died last Thursday at a hospital in Allentown. He was 58 and his family released a statement saying the cause of death was a heart attack. Dawkins, who was known as ...

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  7. Muller releases proposed 2016 Lehigh County budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    ... attended Muller's repeat presentation of his budget at 3 p.m. Monday in the county's government center in Allentown, but they did not offer any opinions publicly. That presentation was held primarily for county employees. The commissioners will ...

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  8. "Fuzzy Visitors" bring smiles to children at Lehigh Valley HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | WFMZ

    Saturday, out of the goodness of their hearts, a handful mascots spent their time at Lehigh Valley Hospital in Allentown. Their goal was to bring smiles, giggles and lasting memories to children who are healing.

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  9. West Penn Township man killed in single-car crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | WFMZ

    ... lummeted down a steep embankment, hitting a tree. According to the Deputy Coroner, Tidabock was born and raised in Allentown and worked for Mack Trucks before retiring and moving to West Penn Township.

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  10. Wichita police chief finalists discuss racial profiling, interaction with communityRead the original story

    Monday Aug 31 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... said. He called it a "terrible thing to say about a wonderful woman." Fitzgerald, the 44-year-old police chief in Allentown, Pa., went first. He said "outside the box" is his "theme." He said he was qualified to take over in Wichita, noting that six ...

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  11. Auditor General DePasquale launches audit of Allentown School DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    The audit will include, among other things, determining the district's compliance with the state Sunshine Act, the state Ethics Act, and reviewing the district's application process for charter schools. "Media accounts earlier this summer raised serious concerns about the City of Allentown School District's transparency in business dealings regarding charter schools," DePasquale said.

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  12. Weekly Research Analysts' Ratings Changes for Crossamerica PartnersRead the original story

    Monday Aug 31 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... of motor fuels. CrossAmerica Partners LP, formerly known as Lehigh Gas Partners LP, is headquartered in Allentown, Pennsylvania. " 7/16/2015 - Crossamerica Partners had its price target lowered by analysts at Wunderlich from $46.00 to $37.00. They ...

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  13. Sugarland's Jennifer Nettles bringing solo tour to Sands Bethlehem Event CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | The Morning Call

    ... "Coat of Many Colors," slated to air Dec. 10 on NBC. Sugarland last played the Lehigh Valley in a 2011 show at the Allentown Fair, where a sellout of 10,641 people was the fair's largest crowd ever for a reserved-seat show. Bush released a solo ...

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  14. Mary's Shelter in Bethlehem: A home for moms in needRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | The Morning Call

    ... year. Ashley came to the shelter in early December at the suggestion of some of her co-workers at Thyme 2 Dine in Allentown. When she saw the bedroom where she would stay, she almost cried. "It is so warm and cozy," she says. The shelter also helps ...

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  15. In Brief - August 31, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | FMQB

    ... Pittsburgh. Previously, Russell programmed and was on-air talent for WSBA and programmed both WCTO and WLEV in Allentown, PA. Live365 announces new streaming radio station for emerging artists. Discovery365 is a new Internet Radio Station that plays ...

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  16. State auditor general begins ASD auditRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | WFMZ

    "Media accounts earlier this summer raised serious concerns about the Allentown School District's transparency in business dealings regarding charter schools," said Auditor General Eugene DePasquale in a news release Monday. "Allentown citizens have a right to know about school district business practices, including the approval process for charter schools and the district's real estate lease arrangements.

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  17. State auditor to discuss review of Allentown charter dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    Eugene DePasquale, Pennsylvania's auditor general had announced he is looking into whether the Allentown School District violated the state's opening meeting law by not publicly disclosing an alleged side deal agreement with developer Abe Atiyeh. The deal surrounded a proposed charter school and the building that will house the school district's new high school.

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  18. Tonight: Wichita police chief candidate forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | KAKE

    ... police chief at the Texas department where he already works - leaving two candidates: - Joel F. Fitzgerald, Sr. , Allentown, PA, Chief of Police, since December of 2013. Fitzgerald also served as Chief of Police in Missouri City, Texas from ...

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  19. Allentown's charter school dealings part of auditor probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | NJ.com

    State Auditor General Eugene DePasquale is headed to Allentown this afternoon to make an announcement about his plans to audit the city school district . 1 comment

  20. Syracuse Crunch Announce Their 2015-16 ScheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Bolts By The Bay

    ... Lightning Home Opener at the Amalie Arena . They will be facing the Lehigh Valley Phantoms at the PPL Center in Allentown, Pennsylvania. Ironically enough, the Crunch will conclude their season in the very same place as they return to Allentown to ...

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