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  1. Suspect Shot, Killed by Police in AllentownRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | NBC Philadelphia

    State police shot and killed a suspect on Plymouth Street in East Allentown Monday morning. An incident that began as a domestic dispute ended with a deadly police shooting in East Allentown Monday morning, according to a police source with knowledge of the investigation.

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  2. Health Insurer Ups Minimum Wage to $16Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | NBC Philadelphia

    The Connecticut-based managed care company, which is the Philadelphia region's second largest health insurer behind only Independence Blue Cross, said the hike will mean an average pay increase of 11 percent for those making below that hourly wage. For some employees, the company said, the increase will be as much as 33 percent.

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  3. Snow Falling Ahead of Bitter Cold BlastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | NBC Philadelphia

    NBC10 First Alert Meteorologist Bill Henley is tracking some light snow fall in parts of our area but the good news is that today's temperatures in the mid-30s are 10 degrees warmer than yesterday's high. A slight warm-up from this week's bone-chilling cold was paired with snow as a quick moving storm brought precipitation to much of our region Friday.

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  4. Allentown to See Substantial Economic Change in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | NBC Philadelphia

    Randy Gyllenhaal explains why Allentown is seeing a substantial increase in jobs as the new year begins. Allentown is on the top 20 list of towns to see a jump in job growth in early 2015 a huge boost for the city where 27.8 percent of residents live under the poverty line and 4.8 percent are unemployed .

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  5. Train Severs Impatient Woman's Leg: PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | NBC Philadelphia

    The incident played out Friday morning around 7:30 as a train passed Auburn Street near Basin Street in Allentown. The woman, growing weary of standing around while the train passed, crawled underneath a tanker car in an attempt to get to the other side, said Allentown Police.

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  6. Man, 73, Leaves Rose Petal Love Notes for Boy: PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | NBC Philadelphia

    A convicted rapist stalked an Allentown, Pennsylvania boy for two years - leaving the boy love notes, rose petals and even moving into a small downtown apartment just to be close to the child, said police in the Lehigh Valley. Two days earlier, police arrested the 73-year-old and charged him with stalking and drug charges after a police investigation uncovered allegations of the elderly man stalking the boy.

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  7. New Skyline AdditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | NBC Philadelphia

    Allentown will soon welcome a $130 million addition to its skyline next to the PPL Center. The plan to build a 15-story office complex was unveiled Wednesday by the CEO of City Center Investment Corp., J.B. Reilly, according to The Morning Call .

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  8. How Strong is Your Child's Football Helmet?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | NBC Philadelphia

    University research suggests certain helmets that high schoolers in the Philadelphia region are wearing put children at a higher risk for a concussion. For more than a month, the NBC10 Investigators have asked 271 local high schools for their records to see which helmets they are using.

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  9. Son of Police Chief Accused of Pointing Gun at OfficersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2014 | NBC Philadelphia

    The son of a local police chief was arrested after he allegedly pointed a loaded gun at two undercover police officers, according to the Morning Call.

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  10. Philly Cheesesteak Icon to Open in Lehigh ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2014 | NBC Philadelphia

    Tony Luke's has signed a deal with City Center Investment Corp. to open a franchise location in Allentown, Pa., in September.

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  11. Allentown Police Offer Gift Cards for GunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2014 | NBC Philadelphia

    The event, which is being coordinated by the Allentown Police Department, began Saturday at 10 a.m. at the Armory at 15th and Allen Streets and will last until 2 p.m. The event, which is being coordinated by the Allentown Police Department, began Saturday at 10 a.m. at the Armory at 15th and Allen Streets and will last until 2 p.m. It's part of a ... (more) 1 comment

  12. Alleged Musikfest Gunman IdentifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2014 | NBC Philadelphia

    Julius Jose Cortijo, 17, is accused of shooting two people near an the venue of an annual Bethlehem, Pa.

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  13. Alleged Musikfest Gunman IdentifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2014 | NBC Philadelphia

    Julius Jose Cortijo, 17, is accused of shooting two people near an the venue of an annual Bethlehem, Pa.

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