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Allentown, Pennsylvania is located in Lehigh County. Zip codes in Allentown, PA include 18104, 18102, and 18103. The median home price in Allentown is $110,000 which is roughly $71/per square foot. More Allentown information.

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59 min ago | WFMZ

Tractor-trailer flips, blocks turnpike service plaza

A tractor-trailer flipped on its side and its driver was trapped inside at the Allentown service plaza of Pennsylvania Turnpike late Friday afternoon.

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2 hrs ago | WFMZ

Allentown pet owners had too many dogs, says city

The victims of a fire in Allentown last month won't be able to take all their dogs with them when they return home.

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2 hrs ago | WFMZ

Amber Washko sentenced for fatal crash

Amber Washko was sentenced to three to six months in prison in Lehigh County Court Friday, for her involvement in a fatal accident last year in Allentown.

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2 hrs ago | NJ.com

Mom of Sandy Hook victim visits Allentown in support of mental health bill

While speaking today at an Allentown police station, Nicole Hockley, of Sandy Hook Promise, holds up a photo of her 6-year-old son, Dylan, who was killed in the December 2012 shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn.

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3 hrs ago | Business Journal

Super-sized outpatient therapy center opens soon in University City

Good Shepherd Penn Partners' new outpatient therapy center will occupy parts of three floors at the new Penn Medicine University City tower at 3737 Market St. Penn Therapy & Fitness University City is set to open for business Aug. 4 as one of the first tenants of the 13-story Penn Medicine University City medical building.

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7 hrs ago | WFMZ

2 separate robberies occur within hour in Allentown

According to Capt. William Lake, the first was reported around 2:45 a.m. in the area of 13th and Chew streets.

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8 hrs ago | Centre Daily Times

'I hope I get it': Actors cope with industry challenges ...

Fuse Productions and Centre Dance will present "A Chorus Line," featuring a cast of local and professional actors.

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12 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

Gregory Karp

Gregory Karp covers airlines and writes the biweekly Spending Smart column. Before joining the Tribune, he was a business editor and reporter at The Morning Call in Allentown, Pa.

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16 hrs ago | Danville News

Erickson prefers being 'goldfish in the ocean'

As a professional musician for slightly more than 21 years, Scott Erickson travels mostly throughout Pennsylvania.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

The Morning Call

50 years and still moody

Most music fans of a certain age know about the Moody Blues. But for those who don't, they are difficult to describe.

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The Morning Call

Andre Reed's family looking forward to Canton

Penn State coach James Franklin explains 'Dawn Patrol,' in which football players who miss class work out at 5 a.m. on Monday mornings.

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The Morning Call

Get a preview tonight of Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers' show at PPL Center in September

If you can't wait to see Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers play at downtown Allentown's new PPL Center arena on Sept.

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WFMZ-TV Allentown

Arts Around Town: For Musikfest, show will go on with Lehigh Valley's own Craig Thatcher Band

The first-ever free concert kicks off the 31st Musikfest on the Sands Steel Stage at PNC Plaza in Bethlehem on Friday.

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NJ.com

West Nile virus found in three Lehigh Valley mosquito samples, DEP reports

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection today reported that the virus showed up in samples from Allentown and Wind Gap.

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NJ.com

Jury: Husband shipped marijuana packages to wife's Allentown business

The defense attorney for a Lower Saucon Township man claimed prosecutors arrested the wrong man for a pair of packages containing marijuana that were shipped via UPS and FedEx and addressed to his wife's business in Allentown.

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NJ.com

Allentown private school to open after charter school shot down

It has been more than seven months since the Allentown School District shot down plans for a technology-based charter school.

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The Virginian-Pilot

Mane event: The 89th Chincoteague Pony Swim

Spectators watched the annual pony swim to Chincoteague Island on Wednesday. Ponies will be auctioned Thursday to raise money for the Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Co.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

The Morning Call

Top 3 Concerts: Miley Cyrus, Billy Joel, Katy Perry

In April, Miley Cyrus ' Bangerz Tour was the talk of the industry, about how she entered the stage by sliding down a huge tongue and exited by straddling a flying hot dog.

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The Morning Call

DeHaan's 'Devil's Knot' just a blip on movie landscape

There was a lot of hoopla surrounding Allentown native Dane DeHaan when he played Harry Osborn in " The Amazing Spider-Man 2." The film, which arrives on DVD and Blu-ray Aug. 19, picked up $786 million at the box office and is the sixth-highest grossing picture of the year.

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The Morning Call

World-class drum and bugle corps compete

Allentown's very-own 10-time World Champion Cadets will compete in the DCI Eastern Classic Drum & Bugle Corps Championships Aug. 1 and 2 at J. Birney Crum Stadium in Allentown See Allentown's own 10-time World Champion Cadets compete against other world-class corps when the DCI Eastern Classic Drum and Bugle Corps Championship returns to J. Birney ... (more)

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