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  1. Albright College student injured in fire released from hospital; other still criticalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | WFMZ

    One of two Albright College students who survived an on-campus apartment fire over the weekend is now out of the hospital. Tim Resch was released from Lehigh Valley Hospital near Allentown on Tuesday, according to a hospital spokesman, who said that the other victim, Chris Longworth, remains in critical condition.

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  2. Allentown Zoners vote down Allentown-South Whitehall borderline apartmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | WFMZ

    Allentown Zoning Board members Monday evening unanimously voted against the construction of a multiple-unit apartment complex on a land parcel at 3531 Broadway in the city. The proposal from developer OM Quality Life LLC consisted of four apartment buildings containing four units each to be built on property zoned low-density residential and surrounded on three sides by South Whitehall Township. 5 comments

  3. LGBT community center to open in AllentownRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | WFMZ

    Mayor Ed Pawlowski and center organizers announced Monday the Bradbury-Sullivan lgbt Community Center, located in the 1000 block of West Turner Street. Organizers said the center will offer daily services and programming that focus on social outreach, health and wellness, and the arts.

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  4. Dent takes part in Transatlantic Town HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | WFMZ

    A U.S. Congressman from our area took part in a Transatlantic Town Hall Monday. Congressman Charlie Dent met with some German members of Parliament at Muhlenberg College in Allentown.

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  5. Lehigh County commissioners grill administrator on 'miracle' budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | WFMZ

    Being presented with a proposed no-tax-increase budget for 2015 by the administration of Lehigh County Executive Thomas Muller was not exactly warmly welcomed as good news by some county commissioners Thursday night. "We thought we were going to have a tax increase this year, but by a miracle that has been put off," said Commissioner Percy Dougherty.

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  6. Murder suspect: 'There's no way to sugar coat it; I killed an old lady'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | WFMZ

    Sex, drugs, imaginary voices, and a nude body hidden in a bathroom for two days; those are just some of the bizarre details revealed in court Thursday about a recent Allentown killing. Police discovered 60 year-old Shirely DiLeo's body inside her Chew Street apartment on August 31. Prosecutors claim her much younger lover, Jesus "Playboy" Dominguez, 33, strangled DiLeo, hid her body in a bathroom, then invited her friends over to smoke crack in the next room. 2 comments

  7. Bethlehem Planners get first view of proposed medical officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | WFMZ

    The Bethlehem Planning Commission viewed a sketch plan Thursday afternoon for a proposed 23,000 sq. ft. medical office building to be located at the northeast corner of Eighth and Eaton Avenues in the city where Bank of America once operated a branch office.

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  8. Papale invincible during DeSales University appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | WFMZ

    After UCLA's upset of previously unbeaten and top-ranked Ohio State in the 1976 Rose Bowl, coach Dick Vermeil traded in the Bruins' Powderkeg Blue and Gold for residency at Broad Street and Pattison Avenue as head man of the NFL's Philadelphia Eagles. The move would ultimately have an impact in the life of one Vincent Francis Papale, better known to many now as the man that actor Mark Wahlberg portrayed in the 2006 film Invincible .

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  9. ADA tour bus rolls into AllentownRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | WFMZ

    The bus is a traveling exhibit meant to raise awareness and build excitement for the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, which is next year.

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  10. Driver charged with homicide by vehicle in motorist's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | WFMZ

    An Allentown man has been charged with homicide by vehicle in connection with an accident that killed a motorist on Route 22 in May. Brian Creazzo was driving while high on methadone and opiates when he hit and killed a man who was standing near his car along the highway, officials said. Police responded to a two-vehicle accident on Route 22 near Route 309 in South Whitehall Township on May 13. Creazzo told police he was driving from work in Kutztown to his home in Allentown.

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  11. Woman accused of kidnapping girlfriend heads to trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | WFMZ

    A woman accused of kidnapping her estranged girlfriend from a home in Lehigh County is going to trial. Nakia Rivera waived her right to a preliminary hearing in an Allentown courtroom Thursday morning.

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  12. Willl arena opening deter public from county commissioners' meetings?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | WFMZ

    Don't let fear of finding a parking space in center-city Allentown keep you from attending public meetings of the Lehigh County commissioners - at least not for the rest of this year. That's the message county officials have for residents, with the first major event in the PPL Center just two days away.

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  13. Kistler to head Parks and Recreation as interim directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | WFMZ

    Allentown mayor, Ed. Pawlowski named Kistler to the position on Wednesday and Kistler has agreed to serve as interim director for the duration of time needed to conduct a national search.

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  14. Opening week of PPL Center full of celebrations, inaugural pucks and cakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | WFMZ

    It's a week to celebrate the grand opening of Allentown's new arena. The Eagles will take the stage for a sold-out concert at the PPL Center Friday, but there's plenty to celebrate before that first show. 2 comments

  15. Music Monday: Lynnie GodfreyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | WFMZ

    Lynnie Godfrey has appeared on stages from Allentown to London and beyond! She's known for her amazing voice, as well as her appearances on Broadway, in television and movies, and much more. We welcomed Lynnie back to 69 News at Sunrise recently for Music Monday, along with pianist and guitarist Roger Latzgo.

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  16. Hanover supervisors approve more space for fragrance companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | WFMZ

    Ungerer & Co. , situated at 110 North Commerce Drive, Hanover Township, Northampton County, will add 27,000 square feet to its facilities in the future.

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  17. Allentown motorcyclist dies after crash with tractor trailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | WFMZ

    The Lehigh County coroner's office said it responded to a crash at Route 873 and Mountain Road/Route 4024 in Washington Township. The coroner's office said 78-year-old Alfred M. Kotsch of Allentown was operating a Honda Rebel motorcycle when he collided with a tractor trailer.

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  18. Hanover Supervisors approve additional 27,000 square feet to Ungerer & Co. facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | WFMZ

    Ungerer & Co. , situated at 110 North Commerce Drive, Hanover Township, Northampton County, will add 27,000 square feet to its facilities in the future.

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  19. Group pushes for Allentown residents to get jobs in NIZRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | WFMZ

    As development continues in downtown Allentown, some people want to make sure most of the new jobs are going to Allentown residents. The volunteer group Jobs for Allentown held an event Tuesday talking about the importance of putting city residents to work in the Neighborhood Improvement Zone, or NIZ.

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  20. 18 U.S. Bishops to make pilgrimage of peace to the Middle EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | WFMZ

    Bishop John Barres of the Diocese of Allentown , is part of a delegation of 18 U.S. bishops who will travel to the Holy Land on a pilgrimage of peace from September 10-19. The pilgrimage is sponsored by The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops and Catholic Relief Services , the international relief and development agency of the U.S bishops.

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