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  1. Trip down Saucon Valley's memory laneRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    The cover of Arcadia's latest "Images of America" book on Saucon Valley will be a trip down memory lane for former local "bobbysoxers," and for those who just can't wait to get a blast from the past. The authors, Daniel T. Ruth, Karen M. Samuels and Lee A. Weidner, have selected the old-fashioned soda fountain counter at Guro's Luncheonette at 1105 Main Street for the cover.

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  2. Bethlehem male arrested for sexually assaulting boyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WFMZ

    A Bethlehem man allegedly sexually assaulted a 12-year-old for three months to teach the boy how to be a man. Lorenzo Culver, Jr., faces several felony sex offenses for the attacks that allegedly took place in his home in the 200 block of East Ettwein Street between April and July 2014, according to court records.

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  3. Lower Saucon council says landfill expansion will hurt environmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WFMZ

    From increased odors to increased truck traffic, Lower Saucon Township officials have numerous environmental concerns about the IESI landfill, which is seeking state approval to expand. The township council formalized those concerns Wednesday night, by approving sending a 21-page technical letter to the state Department of Environmental Protection, which must approve the expansion request.

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  4. Bethlehem man breaks into couple's home, attacks them, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WFMZ

    A Bethlehem man was arrested Tuesday after he broke into a couple's Allentown apartment and attacked them, police say. Daniel King Warren, of the 1900 block of West Broad Street, is charged with felony counts of criminal trespass and burglary, misdemeanor counts of simple assault and cocaine possession and summary counts of criminal mischief and harassment.

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  5. Lehigh County DA's office hopeful new partnership protects domestic violence victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WFMZ

    The Lehigh County District Attorney's Office and Altronics Security Systems are partnering together to provide free monitored security systems to protect victims of domestic violence. Altronics is donating panic buttons, installing security systems and waiving a $40 monthly monitoring fee to domestic violence victims in the most serious cases.

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  6. Devin Street visits Via of the Lehigh ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    The last two years have been a lot of fun for the Liberty High School athletics family on pro sport draft days. Last week it was the NBA draft and the selection of Darrun Hilliard in round two.

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  7. Bethlehem police say man threw scooter at his daughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | WFMZ

    Bethlehem police say that a father assaulted his daughter when he threw a scooter at the girl from across the living room. Police charged Kyle D. Pham with two counts of simple assault and one count each of endangering the welfare of a child and reckless endangerment for allegedly assaulting the girl and her mother, according to court records.

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  8. Ebony Jones gets 6 to 15 years after plea in knife throwing deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    An eastern Pennsylvania woman accused of having killed the father of one of her children by throwing a knife at him has pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter. Thirty-two-year-old Ebony Jones of Bethlehem was sentenced to six to 15 years in prison after entering the plea Friday in an agreement with Northampton County prosecutors.

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  9. History's Headlines: Battle bleeds into BethlehemRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    News did not travel fast in the 18th century. And it traveled even slower on the Pennsylvania frontier.

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  10. Search for Interstate 78 bridge jumper suspendedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    Emergency personnel resumed searching Tuesday morning for a woman witnesses say jumped from an Interstate 78 East bridge in Pohatcong Township. New Jersey State Police were called to the interstate bridge at 7:41 p.m. Monday after multiple witnesses reporting seeing a woman pull over on the bridge and jump into the Delaware River below, police said.

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  11. Bethlehem man dies after accident in Northampton CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | WFMZ

    A Bethlehem man injured in a wreck in Northampton County earlier this week died Thursday at the hospital, according to the Lehigh County coroner's office. Richard Ockenhouse, 69, of the 3400 block of Hecktown Road, was pronounced dead at 6:20 a.m. at St. Luke's Hospital in Fountain Hill, Lehigh County, according to a news releases.

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  12. Search for Interstate I-78 bridge jumper suspendedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | WFMZ

    Emergency personnel resumed searching Tuesday morning for a woman witnesses say jumped from an Interstate 78 East bridge in Pohatcong Township. New Jersey State Police were called to the interstate bridge at 7:41 p.m. Monday after multiple witnesses reporting seeing a woman pull over on the bridge and jump into the Delaware River below, police said.

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  13. Bethlehem man dies after Hecktown Road accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | WFMZ

    A Bethlehem man injured in a Northampton County wreck earlier this week died Thursday at the hospital, according to the Lehigh County Coroner's Office. Richard Ockenhouse, 69, of the 3400 block of Hecktown Road, was pronounced dead at 6:20 a.m. at St. Luke's Hospital in Foutnain Hill, a news release says.

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  14. Runaway Home band joins Kutztown Folk Festival rosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | WFMZ

    Runaway Home , a panoramic-Americana band from Nashville that blends its sound "whiskey-smooth and harmonically strong," will be among new performers at the Kutztown Folk Festival , which kicks off Saturday at 10 a.m. and runs through July 5. Now in its 66th year and recognized as the oldest folklife festival in America, the festival highlights Pennsylvania Dutch culture as it adds 25 new craftsmen to its mix of 200 of the Northeast's finest artisans, a self-guided Folk Festival Wine Tour, and displays, including a steam-powered calliope by the Natural Museum of Industrial History, based in Bethlehem.

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  15. Search resumes from Interstate 78 bridge jumperRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    Emergency personnel resumed searching Tuesday morning for a woman witnesses say jumped from an Interstate 78 East bridge in Pohatcong Township. New Jersey State Police were called to the interstate bridge at 7:41 p.m. Monday after multiple witnesses reporting seeing a woman pull over on the bridge and jump into the Delaware River below, police said.

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  16. Defendant takes deal in murder-for-hire caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | WFMZ

    Rene Figueroa, who is already behind bars after being convicted of involuntary manslaughter, pleaded no contest Friday to charges that he tried to hire someone to kill the witnesses in his prior trial. According to Northampton County Assistant District Attorney Tatum Wilson, Figueroa took a plea bargain in exchange for an eight to 16 year prison sentence that runs concurrent, or at the same time, as the 31-year sentence he received in January for the shooting death of Yolanda Morales in 2012 outside the Puerto Rican Beneficial Society in Bethlehem.

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  17. Bethlehem woman dies from injuries after May car crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | WFMZ

    Lehigh County Coroner said Rosemarie Holzer, 81, of the 1500 block of Bayard Street, died at Saint Luke's Hospital's Bethlehem Campus from injuries she sustained in a car crash on May 26.

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  18. Niz ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    Will the transformation of the heart of Allentown bring economic prosperity to the city beyond the geographic boundaries of the NIZ? In a city where less than half of the 118,577 residents own homes and more than a quarter of them are living below the poverty level, spreading the wealth of the Neighborhood Improvement Zones into poor surrounding neighborhoods may seem an insurmountable goal. It's a goal that won't be achieved if Allentown's gleaming new NIZ neighborhood in center-city, and another that will be constructed along the Lehigh River, become the 21st-century equivalents of Fort Apache - surrounded by potentially hostile residents living in poverty-ridden and high-crime neighborhoods.

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  19. Rabid cat bites person in BethlehemRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    The Bethlehem Health Bureau confirms a cat found in the area of Luna Street on the north side of the city bit a person who had been feeding it on June 15. The health bureau is asking people to not to feed the cats and to protect themselves from injuries and exposure to the animals. "I strongly recommend that citizens never feed wildlife, stray or feral cats, or stray dogs, or attempt to handle any animal that is not their own," said Bethlehem Health Director, Kristen Wenrich.

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  20. Lower Saucon Council Discusses PennDOT Closing of Riverside Drive Near Steel CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | WFMZ

    The Lower Saucon Township Council Wednesday agreed to have one of its engineering consultants investigate and report details of the recent collapse of a portion of Riverside Drive known as "the narrows" near Steel City. The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation last Friday closed a section of Riverside Drive due to recent rain events believed to have contributed to the undermining of the road's substructure according to Steel City and Riverside Drive resident Matt McClarin and Council Vice President Tom Maxfield.

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