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  1. Siobhan 'Sam' Bennett: Allentown perfect place to honor Coretta Scott King's birthdayRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | The Morning Call

    The statue of Martin Luther King Jr. and Coretta Scott King at Fourth and Union streets, Allentown, was unveiled in 2011. The statue of Martin Luther King Jr. and Coretta Scott King at Fourth and Union streets, Allentown, was unveiled in 2011.

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  2. An afternoon with prodigies at the Allentown SymphonyRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Morning Call

    When 11-year-old Mia Micic stepped off the Jurassic Park River Adventure ride at Universal Studios in Orlando, Fla., a couple of years ago, she was impressed. But unlike other kids who might share the experience with ecstatic tweets or selfies sent to friends, the Bronx, N.Y., youngster took a cue from young Amadeus Mozart - she composed a piece for a symphony orchestra.

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  3. When teens commit crimes that shock the conscienceRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Morning Call

    Not only has the Lehigh Valley had its share of juveniles who kill, but many of their murders have been particularly callous. There's the 17-year-old boy from Allentown who drew up a chilling list of "things to do when you get a girl in the woods," then acted out those macabre fantasies.

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  4. The road to a better Route 22 will test patienceRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | The Morning Call

    Route 22 crosses the Lehigh River on this bridge at Fullerton. The Route 22 traffic headache is about to return with a $70 million project to replace four bridges and fix the Fullerton interchange.

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  5. Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski is running for U.S. Senate seat held by Pat ToomeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Morning Call

    Asked to weigh in on several national issues, Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski said he would not be answering policy questions on the first several days of his Senate campaign. Asked to weigh in on several national issues, Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski said he would not be answering policy questions on the first several days of his Senate campaign.

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  6. Roadside America: 80 years of 'small-scale amazement'Read the original story

    Friday | The Morning Call

    Within the span of a few yards, a waterfall cascades near a trestle bridge, oil well and grist mill; horse and buggies pass by a saloon, barber shop and sheriff's office, and townspeople visit a restaurant, movie theatre and car dealership. You can see all of this and much more in a glorious pint-size wonderland at the inimitable Roadside America in Shartlesville, Berks County.

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  7. Driver will face trial in fatal hit-and-run on Airport RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Morning Call

    Jose A. Santiago walks to his preliminary hearing at Lehigh County Court in Allentown. State police say Anna Lewis was killed and her sister Rosalie Carlo was injured when they were hit by Santiago's car March 15, 2015.

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  8. J.G. Petrucci power play may keep Talen Energy in AllentownRead the original story

    Friday | The Morning Call

    The Musselman Advertising building at the corner of North 6th and Hamilton Streets in Allentown is pictured on Thursday, April 16, 2015. J.G Petrucci Co.

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  9. Top Lehigh Valley events include Earth Day Party, hip-hop artist Hoodie AllenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Morning Call

    Kids can meet Buddy the Dinosaur from the PBS Kids series 'Dinosaur Train' at the Da Vinci Science Center on Saturday during the PBS39 Earth Day Party. Kids can meet Buddy the Dinosaur from the PBS Kids series 'Dinosaur Train' at the Da Vinci Science Center on Saturday during the PBS39 Earth Day Party.

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  10. Singer James Taylor to have Allentown in his mind; he plays PPL Center on July 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Morning Call

    Singer-songwriter James Taylor, whose sweet and sentimental vocals helped define 1970s soft rock and made him among the Top 30 best-selling solo artists of all time, will kick off his summer tour at Allentown's PPL Center, it was announced Thursday. Taylor and his All-Star Band will perform at 8 p.m. July 2. Tickets, at $68-$92.50, will go on sale at 10 a.m. next Friday at http://www.PPLCenter.com and at the PPL Center box office at Seventh and Hamilton streets.

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  11. At Parkland High School, a physic teacher's room of wondersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Morning Call

    One day a while back, Jeffrey Wetherhold found a discarded bust of Elvis Presley at the curb near his home in Allentown, so naturally he picked it up and brought it to the Parkland High School classroom where he teaches physics. It made a nice holder for the rod-and-croquet-ball contraption he uses to demonstrate - well, let's just say a principle of physics.

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  12. 'Opt out' movement slow to hit Lehigh Valley schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Morning Call

    Lehigh Valley school districts are asking parents not to bring their children to work next Thursday to learn about careers, and instead make sure they are in school with pencil in hand to take the PSSAs. Lehigh Valley school districts are asking parents not to bring their children to work next Thursday to learn about careers, and instead make sure they are in school with pencil in hand to take the PSSAs.

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  13. Allentown man admits 'half-hearted' robbery attemptRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Morning Call

    Jeremy Rios, 39, of Allentown will serve four to 23 months in Northampton County Prison for accosting a couple outside a Bethlehem bar. Jeremy Rios, 39, of Allentown will serve four to 23 months in Northampton County Prison for accosting a couple outside a Bethlehem bar.

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  14. Lehigh Valley educators to host meeting on fair school fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Morning Call

    A community meeting on public school funding will be held 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 22, at the campus of Penn State Lehigh Valley. A community meeting on public school funding will be held 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 22, at the campus of Penn State Lehigh Valley.

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  15. Did secrecy contribute to deadly gas explosion at Hickory Hills?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Morning Call

    Debris is scattered on the front lawn after an explosion at 118 Hickory Hills Drive the Hickory Hills mobile home park Feb. 15, 2014. Debris is scattered on the front lawn after an explosion at 118 Hickory Hills Drive the Hickory Hills mobile home park Feb. 15, 2014.

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  16. LVHN names holders of endowed chairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Morning Call

    Lehigh Valley Health Network CEO Brian Nester has been appointed a holder of one of the network's 17 endowed chairs. Lehigh Valley Health Network CEO Brian Nester has been appointed a holder of one of the network's 17 endowed chairs.

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  17. James Taylor to kick off tour at Allentown's PPL CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Morning Call

    Iconic singer-songwriter James Taylor and his All-Star Band will perform an intimnate set to kick off his summer tour at Allentown's PPL Center at 8 p.m. July 2, it was just announced. Tickets will go on sale at 10 a.m. April 24 at www.

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  18. Allentown council OKs extending parking meters to 10 p.m., $2 per hour fees in spotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Morning Call

    Allentown officials propose to increase downtown parking meter rates and extend the hours meters will be in use. After a lengthy and contentious discussion, City Council voted Wednesday to extend parking meter hours until 10 p.m. and establish a new parking zone around the PPL Center where rates will be $2 per hour.

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  19. Family: Books, music, crafts more at Bethlehem's 'Celebration of Reading'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Morning Call

    Explore a police car and fire engine, do a science experiment, have your picture taken with characters from "Frozen," build with Legos, meet local authors and be entertained by school groups totaling more than 400 young people. These are all activities at Cops 'n' Kids Children's Literacy Program's Ninth Annual "Celebration of Reading and the Arts and Sciences."

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  20. Art comes alive at Bethlehem's new Urban Street Art FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Morning Call

    Award-winning street painter Jennifer Chaparro is at peace with the idea that after a light rain one of her creative, colorful 3-D chalk pictures on pavement will begin to bleed like a Monet and wash away in heavy storm. "It doesn't bother me because people come and take pictures and it just lives forever on the Internet," Chaparro says in a phone interview from her home in South Florida.

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