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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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12 min 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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4 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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8 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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Times News

Stay alert

Pennsylvania is known for its natural outdoor beauty but with that comes a caution to those unfamiliar with the territory.

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NJ.com

Allentown seeking public opinion on downtown development plan

Members of the public are invited to share their views with city consultants that are developing priorities for such issues as infrastructure, land use, development policy and management.

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Washington Times

U.S. condemns Israeli shelling of shelter in Gaza

Dave Boyer is a White House correspondent for The Washington Times. A native of Allentown, Pa., Boyer worked for the Philadelphia Inquirer from 2002 to 2011 and also has covered Congress for the Times.

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NJ.com

Musikfest 2014: Get there by canoe, bike, bus or shuttle

Once you make your way into Bethlehem for Musikfest, you can park and drop off a car at one of two off-site lots and jump on a $4 shuttle ride to the festival.

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Pocono Record

Allentown man will face trial for snapping cellphone photo during homicide hearing

A man charged with snapping a cellphone photo of a 14-year-old witness testifying during an Allentown homicide hearing was sending a clear message - to intimidate the teen and silence him - authorities said Tuesday.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

The Morning Call

A honey of a brew: Pair opens Allentown's first meadery

Colony Meadery produces more than 20 flavors of brew made from honey, from light and crisp to bold and spicy.

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