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  1. Judge dismisses lawsuit against Allentown Police againRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | WFMZ

    The city of Allentown has notched a victory in a legal battle involving a veteran police officer. In 2012, Officer Leif Henry sued the city and then-Police Chief Roger McClean.

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  2. Scots decide whether to declare independence from EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | WFMZ

    An independent Scotland could soon become a reality, so is the playing of bagpipes the sound of a revolution or the continued soundtrack of 300 years of tradition? The people of Scotland were deciding Thursday to either stay in the United Kingdom or go it alone and become an independent country. "It's a pretty exciting day.

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  3. Allentown unveils new downtown gift cardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | WFMZ

    On Thursday, officials with the Hamilton District Main Street Program unveiled a new gift card that patrons can load with cash. The Allentown Merchant Payment card can then be used at 35 restaurants and attractions downtown, including Phantoms hockey games and the Allentown Art Museum of the Lehigh Valley.

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  4. Allentown council hires 4 cops, advances "Andre Reed Park"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    Allentown City Council approved hiring four more police officers Wednesday night and advanced a proposal to rename an East Side park for pro football Hall of Famer Andre Reed. During its Wednesday night meeting, council also heard a resident offer some environmental advice about creating a dog park in the city, although doing that has not been publicly discussed by council recently. 1 comment

  5. Hanover Township likes proposed shopping centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | WFMZ

    There were no plans to approve or even a resolution to vote on, but Hanover Township supervisors Wednesday said they are willing to close Lloyd Street, a cut through between Airport Road and Irving Street, to help clear the way for a proposed shopping center at American Parkway and Airport Road. Attorney Lisa A. Pereira from Bethlehem and developer Rick Albertson outlined the "sketch plans" for the supervisors, who seemed receptive to the proposal and the possible closing of Lloyd Street.

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  6. Police, family search for missing Northampton teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    Jessenia Velez, 17, of Northampton has been away from home since August 30 and her parents fear she ran away after an argument with her mother that morning. According to police, Velez was dropped off by her mother at 8 a.m. for work at the CVS in Northampton.

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  7. Flyers to take on Phantoms at PPL CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | WFMZ

    It'll be a battle between the big club and the home team when the Philadelphia Flyers come to take on the Lehigh Valley Phantoms .

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  8. Allentown man wins 'genius grant' for jazz advancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | WFMZ

    A 57-year-old Allentown man is being rewarded for his groundbreaking work in the music industry. Steve Coleman -- a jazz composer and saxophonist -- was announced Wednesday as a recipient of a 2014 MacArthur 'genius grant.'

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  9. Donate blood, help the Red Cross prepare for emergenciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | WFMZ

    As part of activities to mark the month, and to help communities prepare for emergencies, The American Red Cross is asking for your help in keeping the blood banks stocked. Since blood can take up to three days to be tested and processed before being made available to patients, it is the blood already on the shelves that can help save lives when disaster strikes.

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  10. Special downtown Allentown announcement comingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | WFMZ

    A special announcement involving downtown Allentown will be made at 11 a.m. Thursday at Two City Center, 645 Hamilton St. in the city. 13 comments

  11. Police search for iPhone robbery suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | WFMZ

    Police in Bethlehem are looking for a person who stole 10 Apple iPhones from people who were selling the phones on Craigslist. Four people, two sellers and two buyers, agreed to meet at the Sands Casino parking lot, a well lit area, police said.

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  12. 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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  13. 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

  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. Autopsies performed on murder-suicide victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | WFMZ

    Autopsies were performed Monday on the victims of a murder-suicide in Allentown. Officials say 51-year-old Mouwaffak Mahkoul fatally shot himself after killing his ex-wife, Etab.

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  17. Man punches clerk, robs gas station in AllentownRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | WFMZ

    Captain Glen Dorney said a dark-skinned man with his face covered entered the store armed with a weapon, believed to be a handgun. The robber was described as being five feet, 10 inches tall, with a medium to heavy build, and was wearing dark clothing.

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  18. Coroner called to scene of Allentown shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2014 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    The incident occurred in the 800 block of North Tacoma Street. Police were at the scene shortly after 9:00 a.m.

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  19. PPL Center hosts open houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2014 | WFMZ

    Some people who didn't get a chance to check out the PPL Center on Friday night took advantage of a free open house this weekend. Less than 24 hours after rock and roll legends The Eagles played to a sold out house, the PPL Center hosted a community open house.

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  20. Allentown family displaced after fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2014 | WFMZ

    The fire broke out in the kitchen on the first floor a three story apartment building just after 6:00.

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