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Pools, parking and liquor license: long night for Allentown City Council
A controversial plan to require people to feed Allentown parking meters until 9 p.m. six days a week has been tabled until at least late May by City Council.
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Thu Apr 17, 2014
Bethlehem Councilwoman Dolan: I resigned my job to save group from politics
Bethlehem Councilwoman Karen Dolan says she resigned from the city nonprofit she founded, where she is pictured above in August 2011, to protect it from politics.
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Lehigh Valley buffets for Easter abound
Easter may be a religious holiday, but it's also one of our many annual culinary celebrations.
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Korn rockers pay tribute to late guitarist
KORN: Jonathan Davis of the rock band Korn performs in concert at The Sands Event Center on Tuesday, Nov. 26, in Bethlehem, Pa.
Colonial Regional police find SUV stolen out of Bethlehem during traffic stop
A 37-year-old man was stopped early this month in Hanover Township, Northampton County , after police learned the SUV he was driving had been reported stolen out of Bethlehem.
Liberty High School response: 'The lockdown happened quickly and ...
A hoax 911 call reporting three armed men entered Liberty High School put the school in lockdown mode for hours Wednesday as police searched the sprawling campus and worried parents gathered in the streets.
Terrific WHS/Freedom High Side By Side Concert
Tonight, Westborough High School's Symphonic Band played along side Bethlehem, Pennsylvania's Freedom High School Concert Band in a powerful display of terrific musicianship and collaborative youthful exuberance! While each band started off playing beautifully on their own, the most awe inspiring event of the evening was the final act when both ... (more)
Wed Apr 16, 2014
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Musikfest set to announce 8th headliner. Here's our guess at who it is.
Musikfest, the massive 10-day musical festival that takes over downtown Bethlehem every August, is saying that it will announce the eighth of its 10 headliners on Thursday morning.
Bethlehem lockdowns: Which schools are impacted
Liberty High, Bethlehem Catholic High School and St. Anne's School were locked down this afternoon in Bethlehem after an incident was reported at Liberty .
Lockdown after threat at Liberty High School in Bethlehem
The incident began at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday at Liberty High School in the 1100 block of Linden Street.
Voices: Why you should consider a community college
University of Georgia student and recent Georgia Highlands College graduate Jessi Austin recently told me that before attending community college she'd heard it was 'a poor excuse for an education', that it was for 'stupid people' and that generally it was a 'waste of time'.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Bethlehem councilwoman resigns from group that received free city utilities - UPDATE
Dolan's resignation letter doesn't address the free utilities, and she said she wouldn't comment beyond the letter, which was sent to the media this evening.
Northampton County Executive John Brown will host open houses in Easton, Bangor, Bethlehem
Executive John Brown will host town hall meetings throughout Northampton County in the coming months to discuss the challenges facing county government and get feedback from residents.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Bethlehem Area School District seeks to furlough 22 teachers
The Bethlehem Area School District plans to apply to the state to cut 22 teaching positions to help it balance its 2014-15 budget.
Bethlehem residents reenact Palm Sunday march
On Sunday morning, some residents in Lehigh County reenacted a Biblical scene from thousands of years ago.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
What we love: Local 5k races are up and running
The second annual Laughing At My Nightmare 5K Run, Walk and Roll will be held June 21 in Bethlehem.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Bethlehem officials hopeful Boyd Theatre could be reopened as arts center
Revitalizing the Center City Bethlehem block that includes the Boyd Theatre and the theater itself is among new Mayor Bob Donchez's goals.
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Save the dates for these Lehigh Valley events
DONLEY AWARDS LUNCHEON: Community Services for Children will present The Inez and Edward Donley Awards for Children's Advocacy at a luncheon noon April 23 in the Founders Room at The Sands Conference Center.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Ex-Lehigh football player sent to jail
A former Lehigh University football player will be spending time behind bars for kicking another student in the face during a brawl outside a Bethlehem bar.