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  1. Local tradition sends pork and sauerkraut sales soaringRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | WFMZ

    It is a Pennsylvania Dutch tradition to eat pork and sauerkraut on New Year's Day. That's why hundreds of shoppers have been flocking to Johnny's Fresh Meats in Allentown, in preparation for the holiday.

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  2. Allentown woman arrested for breaking baby's bonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | WFMZ

    A 23-year-old Allentown woman has been arrested after breaking the leg and ribs of a two-month-old boy. She injured the baby by punching and squeezing him, as well as throwing him down in his crib, according to court documents.

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  3. Study: Gap between Pennsylvania's richest, poorest schools growingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    How much is your child's education worth? The gap between Pennsylvania's richest and poorest schools is growing, according to the results of a new study, which focused on what the districts spend to educate children. "Our public schools do important work, and part of that work must include setting an example," Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett said in 2011.

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  4. "Gamer-Changer" in Pa. liquor lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | WFMZ

    "The license we're applying for is called a transportation-for-hire license which will allow our stores to sell up to two six packs of beer, 16 oz beer, with any delivery that goes out," Controller Ken Carpenetti of the Big Woody's in Allentown said. The opinion states that so long as the sale of beer is made on the premises of the business, the delivery is legal.

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  5. Coroner's office: Help needed in locating next of kin for William BleierRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | WFMZ

    The Coroner's office needs your help in searching for the next of kin for 55-year-old William Bleier, an Allentown man found dead in his home. Deputy Coroner, Jason Nicholas pronounced Bleier dead on Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2014 at his 1414 East Susquehanna Street residence in Allentown.

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  6. Spirit of the Lehigh Valley celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | WFMZ

    "We have a lot of folks in the Lehigh Valley who are looking for this type of an event and need somewhere to go at the holidays," said Denise Maiatico, vice president, Lehigh Valley Properties. Hundreds of volunteers and several sponsors made that happen again this year, treating an estimated 4,000 guests to a free meal, entertainment and gifts for the children.

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  7. Family still waiting for justice a year after murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | WFMZ

    An Allentown family is hoping for justice this Christmas, after a loved one was stabbed and killed last year. Three days before Christmas, Mike Sikler's body was found wrapped inside a blanket in his North Ott Street home. 1 comment

  8. Oven gas line was source of Allentown fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | WFMZ

    A failed oven gas line has been determined to be the cause of a fire that damaged several homes earlier this month on Cambridge Street in Allentown. Capt. 2 comments

  9. Allentown row homes damaged by fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | WFMZ

    Flames broke out around 5:15 last night in the 16-hundred block of Cambridge Street.

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  10. Allentown mom arrested for beating five-year-old sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    An Allentown woman has been arrested for beating her five-year-old son with a belt and not getting medical treatment for broken bones in his hand. Twenty-three-year-old Linda Marie Osorio has been charged with endangering the welfare of a child and simple assault against a child under 12. Police said the boy had untreated fractures in his hand and bruising all over his body that is consistent with ongoing physical abuse. 1 comment

  11. Brown, Giles, Revere to attend Phillies winter banquetRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | WFMZ

    The Phillies Winter Banquet is set for January 20th at the Crowne Plaza Hotel. It's a strong guest list this year, with faces new and old set to appear.

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  12. Matt Halm named Artpop billboard competition winnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | WFMZ

    A mixed media work by Matt Halm of Macungie has been selected as the People's Choice Award Winner in the inaugural ArtPop Lehigh Valley Billboard Competition. Halm's work, "Orpheus & Eurydice, 1945," will be prominently featured on an Adams Outdoor Advertising billboard in the Lehigh Valley throughout 2015.

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  13. Marks First day of winter ForecastRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    Cheney First i wondered wondered at and it can be a seemingly chilly out there >>>chandi clouds LOWRY:It's the first cleared outnight of the winter season.

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  14. History's Headlines: When Russian history came to Martins CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    By 1939, Justice of the Peace Harry N. Stein of Martins Creek, Pennsylvania, had probably performed his share of weddings, perhaps many of them for eloping, love-struck couples. But he probably had never seen a couple like the one at his door at 10:a.m.on Monday, August 21, 1939.

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  15. Authorities identify pedestrian killed on Route 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | WFMZ

    Authorities in Northampton County say a man was walking on Route 22 when he was was struck and killed by two vehicles.

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  16. Israeli educators visit a pair of local schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    For the past 12 years, the Jewish Federation of the Lehigh Valley has brought teachers from almost 6,000 miles away to Allentown schools to learn and share ways to make schools better for kids. The Israeli educators visited the Jewish Day School and Allentown School District's Muhlenberg Elementary School on Friday.

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  17. Allentown man charged for having sex with his momRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | WFMZ

    Police report the victim came to them about two months ago to report the assault had occurred five months earlier. The woman said she was in bed when her 20-year-old son crawled into the bed and assaulted her.

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  18. Allentown man shot while fleeing from robbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | WFMZ

    The 28-year-old victim was walking in the 300 block of West Gordon Street around midnight Friday when he was approached by three men, one armed with a handgun. They robbed him of cash, a cell phone and other items, but the victim was able to break free and run away.

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  19. Allentown Police donate gifts to local kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | WFMZ

    Police officers in Allentown went above and beyond the call of duty Thursday night. The Queen City FOP Lodge 10 gifted more than 100 children with a wide range of toys.

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  20. Allentown businesses hurt by 8th Street bridge projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | WFMZ

    Christopher Jenner, owner of Anastasi's Pizza on St. John Street, said he has noticed a drop in sales since PennDOT started rebuilding the nearby Eighth Street Bridge. "There's definitely been profit loss.

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