Allentown Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Pennsylvania Sen. Pat Browne charged with DUI in motorcycle crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | WFMZ

    Laboratory tests indicate Browne's blood alcohol level was above the legal limit at the time of the crash, state police said. Browne was taken to a hospital after crashing his 2011 Harley Davidson motorcycle as he took the Lehigh Street off-ramp from Interstate 78 West at about 4:33 p.m. Browne faces two charges under the state's DUI law, the first of which prohibits driving after "imbibing a sufficient amount of alcohol such that the individual is rendered incapable of safely driving."

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  2. Allentown police investigating pair of armed robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    According to police, three men, armed with semi-automatic handguns, robbed the Sun Deli & Grocery on the 1300 block of West Union Street at about 9 pm Thursday. The robbers took an unknown amount of cash and were described as wearing dark or black clothes and masks.

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  3. Dieruff High School students get firsthand look at airport emergency responseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | WFMZ

    Dieruff High School students got to experience what it's like to work in the air travel industry Thursday. More than a dozen students took part in an emergency simulation at Lehigh Valley International Airport in Allentown.

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  4. New businesses setting up shop in AllentownRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | WFMZ

    City Center Lehigh Valley CEO JB Reilly said Thursday that around 30 businesses are setting up shop, many of which will be open by Labor Day. Shula's Steakhouse, Starbucks and Sorrelli Jewelers have already announced their residency in the rebirth of downtown, but Reilly said there are many more businesses that are planning to move in.

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  5. KidsPeace holds open house for outpatient facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | WFMZ

    The organization, in collaboration with Orchard Behavioral Health, held an open house Thursday for its outpatient facility at Sacred Heart Hospital in Allentown.

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  6. Man faces drug charges unrelated to fatal hit-and-runRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | WFMZ

    Jose Santiago, the Allentown man charged in a fatal hit-and-run on Airport Road, waived his preliminary hearing on unrelated drug charges in Lehigh County Court Tuesday. According to Upper Saucon Township police, on Dec. 16, 2014, and Jan. 5,2015, Santiago made arrangements via cell phone to sell marijuana to an undercover operative.

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  7. 2015 Freddy Awards Nominations: Full ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    Easton Area HS >> Sweet Charity Emmaus HS >> Mary Poppins Liberty HS >> Aida Parkland HS >> Into the Woods Phillipsburg HS >> Mame Saucon Valley HS >> Pippin Warren Hills Regional HS >> Bye Bye Birdie Bangor Area HS >> Hairspray Dieruff HS >> In the Heights Freedom HS >> Hairspray Parkland HS >> Into the Woods Southern Lehigh HS >> The Drowsy Chaperone Whitehall HS >> How to Succeed in Business without Really Trying William Allen HS >> The Music Man Bangor Area HS >> Hairspray Bethlehem Catholic HS >> Brigadoon Emmaus HS >> Mary Poppins Freedom HS >> Hairspray Nazareth Area HS >> HONK! Northampton Area HS >> Once Upon A Mattress Parkland HS >> Into the Woods Logan Farley as George >> Belvidere >> The Wedding Singer Joemichael Luciano as Kevin Rosario >> Dieruff >> In the Heights David Van Dongen as Pinocchio >> Hackettstown >> Shrek - The Musical Jacob Heintzelman as George >> Northern ... (more)

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  8. 2015 Freddy Awards NominationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    Logan Farley as George Belvidere The Wedding Singer Joemichael Luciano as Kevin Rosario Dieruff In the Heights David Van Dongen as Pinocchio Hackettstown Shrek - The Musical Jacob Heintzelman as George Northern Lehigh The Wedding Singer Jacob Stahl as Cinderella's Prince & Wolf Parkland Into the Woods Karl MacQueen as Young Patrick Dennis Phillipsburg Mame Garrison Piel as Underling Southern Lehigh The Drowsy Chaperone Caitlin Wisneskie as Mae Peterson Allentown Central Bye Bye Birdie Prescious Correa as Daniela Dieruff In the Heights Cathy Ritter as Miss Andrew Emmaus Mary Poppins Nicolette Boillotat as Sugar Plum Fairy & Gingy Hackettstown Shrek - The Musical Nicole LaValva as Lowbutt & Bullfrog Nazareth Area HONK! Hannah Gaither as Berthe Saucon Valley Pippin Lauren Williams as Hedy LaRue Whitehall How to Succeed in Business without Really Trying Outstanding Use of Lighting Bangor ... (more)

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  9. Allentown School District sued for allegedly failing to protect student from sexual assualtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    The parents of an Allentown School District student filed a lawsuit claiming the district failed to protect their child from a sexual assault by another, older student in a school bathroom during the 2012-2013 school year, despite the existence of an earlier agreement with the US Justice Department to create and enforce policies to prevent such an attack. The suit claims the then-7-year-old boy was assaulted in May of 2013 by an older student at Jefferson Elementary School on St. John Street in Allentown. 1 comment

  10. Woven Welcome looms link the communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    Woven Welcome, an art project featured at the Allentown Art Museum, uses a woven rug to show how people in the community are connected to one another.

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  11. Annual licensing fees increasing for Allentown child care centers and eating placesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | WFMZ

    Increases in police-related fees that in some ways will more directly impact the public --such as for accident reports, false alarms and criminal history checks - also are being considered by council. They follow new fines approved by City Council in March for Allentown dining establishments that fail to meet food safety requirements. 2 comments

  12. Allentown offers free parking to residents attending City Council meetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | WFMZ

    It may not spur any great surge in attendance, but residents will not have to pay parking fees if they want to attend City Council meetings in Allentown's City Hall. The city has gotten permission for people going to meetings to park for free in Lehigh County Prison's parking lot, which is at the intersection of Linden and North Penn streets.

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  13. Warmer today with sun and some clouds; even warmer FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    River all those locations are clear so we've had the chance to see that temperature see that temperature drop off will do there in the 40s but fifties for 50s most of us, including Harrisburg commuters York Lancaster and then out at Newark in New Jersey as well.

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  14. City Center Summer Concert Series set to kick off FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | WFMZ

    A new summer concert series is kicking off in Allentown. The City Center Summer Concert Series starts Friday and runs through August.

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  15. ANIZDA board approves first phase of Waterfront projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | WFMZ

    It's official: the Allentown City Waterfront project is set to take off. At the Allentown Neighborhood Improvement Zone Development Authority meeting Wednesday evening, the board unanimously approved the Phase 1, Stage 1 application consisting of two office buildings, one residential building, off-street parking and parking garage and an 8,000-square-foot building.

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  16. Optimism for Lehigh Valley economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    Optimistic. That's the word used to describe the economic outlook of the Lehigh Valley. 1 comment

  17. Ex-Allentown cop heading to trial on assault chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | WFMZ

    He was already accused of using excessive force while on the job, but a former Allentown police officer is now facing even more charges. Lehigh County prosecutors announced Wednesday five additional charges against Ryan Alles, including three counts of official oppression, one count of aggravated assault, and one count of simple assault.

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  18. Rep. Schweyer's office no longer has sewage back-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | WFMZ

    State Rep. Peter Schweyer's district office in Allentown was back in operation Wednesday after closing Tuesday because of a sewer back-up.

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  19. wednesday afternoon forcastRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | WFMZ

    Bargain of it, there's not much rain in the we camp i rained its we need it but we can't seem to get a good amount of the no-show you other totals here in about a minute let's about a minute let's start Lake Lompoc back and that's what it looks like for most of the area. It's gray There is some light rain coming through it's really just shower activity and there's also some sunshine as well Here and there but mainly cloudy Northeast wind and pressures up at 30. Three zero inches so again the pressure continuing to rise as far as temperatures for the rest of us now Pocono struggled struggle of it 51 Lancaster's and 63 York now at 70 with Philly.

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  20. Police charge a Laurys Station man with driving offenses after car chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | WFMZ

    According to court records, David Alan Dieter, led police on a brief chase after they attempted to stop him for driving erratically on Mauch Chunk Road in Allentown on the morning of April 18. Police broke off their chase after securing a description of the driver, vehicle, a 1999 BMW, and the license plate, police said. Police later attempted to arrest Dieter at his home, located on the 1000 block of Aspen Street, but the suspect fled again when he saw police at his home, police said.

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