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  1. Shopping Scout: Bunk beds, puzzles, makeup case and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Morning Call

    Makeup case: Donna of Allentown is looking for a large makeup case that looks like a piece of luggage, with many compartments, drawers, wheels and a handle. Pin-fitted slip covers: Mary Anne of Bethlehem is looking for someone who can make pin-fitted slip covers for furniture.

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  2. How to help a picky eater during holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Morning Call

    Maya Mensch, 2, of Allentown eats a piece of cucumber in her feeding therapy session. The little pixie from Allentown loves her purple sparkly boots, likes to be in constant motion and wants to do things for herself.

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  3. Pa. cigar enthusiasts not lighting up over prospect of ending Cuban trade embargoRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Morning Call

    The humidor inside G&E Smoke Shop and Cigar Lounge holds plenty of cigars from Central American and Caribbean nations. Whether the Allentown shop eventually sees Cuban-made cigars will depend in large part on whether Cuba and the U.S. normalize relations.

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  4. Macungie artist wins People's Choice in billboard contestRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Morning Call

    'Orpheus & Eurydice, 1945, 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. 'Orpheus & Eurydice, 1945, 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.

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  5. Local hospitals dinged by MedicareRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Morning Call

    Hospitals run by the Lehigh Valley's biggest health care providers have been penalized by the federal government because patients developed preventable complications while being treated at their facilities. Lehigh Valley Hospital's Salisbury, Allentown and Bethlehem locations and St. Luke's University Hospital in Bethlehem, as well as the Surgical Specialty Center At Coordinated Health in Allentown are among more than 700 hospitals across the country whose Medicare reimbursement rates will be cut by 1 percent, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, or CMS, announced Thursday.

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  6. Flyers call up goalie Zepp from Lehigh ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Morning Call

    Lehigh Valley Phantoms' Rob Zepp blocks a puck shot by Binghamton Senators' Jay Rosehill during an ice hockey game held at PPL Center in Allentown on Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014. Lehigh Valley Phantoms' Rob Zepp blocks a puck shot by Binghamton Senators' Jay Rosehill during an ice hockey game held at PPL Center in Allentown on Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014.

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  7. Woman hurt in Allentown rush-hour crash on Martin Luther King DriveRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | The Morning Call

    A black sedan was involved in a car accident at the intersection of Lehigh Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway in Allentown Friday evening, Dec. 19, 2014. A black sedan was involved in a car accident at the intersection of Lehigh Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway in Allentown Friday evening, Dec. 19, 2014.

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  8. Frontman for 1960s group leads 10 veteran artists who will get...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Morning Call

    Jay Proctor, frontman for of Jay & the Techniques, whose song "Apples, Peaches, Pumpkin Pie" hit the Top 10 in 1967, will be among the artists getting Special Recognition Awards at the Lehigh Valley Music Awards in March, it was just announced. Proctor, of Allentown, also had the hit "Keep the Ball Rollin" with the group.

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  9. Penn State men's basketball: Nittany Lions not worrying about pollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Morning Call

    Penn State coach Patrick Chambers is trying to limit distractions after his team received three votes in this week's AP Top 25 Poll. Chambers acknowledged the positives that come with some national attention.

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  10. John E. Felch Jr.: Strong public commitment needed to end homelessnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Morning Call

    This is the time of year when we take stock of those things for which we are so grateful, especially our families and our homes. It is also the time of year when our compassion is strongest for those who have less or are homeless through no fault of their own.

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  11. Lawsuit settled over protests at Allentown Women's Center is settledRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Morning Call

    Anti-abortion activists who protest outside of the Allentown Women's Center can now do so without applying for an assemblage permit thanks to a new law adopted by supervisors in Hanover Township, Northampton County. Anti-abortion activists who protest outside of the Allentown Women's Center can now do so without applying for an assemblage permit thanks to a new law adopted by supervisors in Hanover Township, Northampton County.

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  12. Allentown man, 20, sexually assaults his mother, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Morning Call

    A 20-year-old Allentown man climbed into bed with his heavily medicated mother and sexually assaulted her seven months ago, police said Thursday. The man, who already was in Lehigh County Prison on unrelated charges, was arraigned this week on a charge of indecent assault.

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  13. Powerball ticket worth $1 million sold in AllentownRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Morning Call

    A Powerball ticket worth $1 million from Wednesday night's drawing was sold at a 7-Eleven store in South Allentown, according to the Pennsylvania Lottery. The ticket, which matched all five white balls but not the Powerball, was sold at the 1801 S. Fourth St. store and will bring the store owner a $5,000 bonus.

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  14. Feds sign off on PPL's Talen spinoff, with conditionsRead the original story

    Thursday | The Morning Call

    Federal regulators granted conditional approval Thursday to PPL Corp.'s plan to spin off its power plants and energy marketing business and combine it with New York-based power generator Riverstone Holdings, to form a new entity called Talen Energy. But the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission said the newly formed Talen will have too large a share of certain limited electricity markets and damage competition unless it goes beyond its proposal to sell off power plants as part of the deal.

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  15. REVIEW: Justin Timberlake at Philly's Wells Fargo Center shows he's one for the agesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Morning Call

    If you didn't see Justin Timberlake at Philadelphia's Wells Fargo Center on Wednesday, don't worry. He'll be back.

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  16. Flu season ramping up in the Lehigh ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Morning Call

    The vast majority of flu cases nationally are of the A-H3N2 strain, according to the Centers for Disease Control in Atlanta. The A strain is harsher than the B strain, and the H3 subtype currently circulating the Lehigh Valley "may not be optimally covered" by the flu vaccine,... The vast majority of flu cases nationally are of the A-H3N2 strain, according to the Centers for Disease Control in Atlanta.

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  17. Allentown robber gets 8 to 16 years after failed insanity defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Morning Call

    An Allentown man who claimed that he was legally insane when he robbed two Union Boulevard businesses - a defense a jury rejected - was sentenced Thursday to eight to 16 years in state prison. Lehigh County Judge Robert L. Steinberg told Erick Contreras, 42, that his claims that he didn't know what he was doing when he threatened clerks at Wawa and Pets Supplies Plus was just a way to escape responsibility for the crimes.

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  18. For Salvation Army bell ringers, loose change just fineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Morning Call

    A Salvation Army bell-ringer in Palmer Township in 2010. Major Alberto Suarez, who heads the Salvation Army's Lehigh Valley chapter, said people usually want to give when they see the familiar red kettles, but often aren't carrying much cash.

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  19. Allentown man found with 16 heroin bags and a gun, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Morning Call

    At a police traffic stop Tuesday morning, an Allentown man was found to be carrying a prohibited handgun and 16 bags of heroin, police said. Emmanuel G. Cruz, 21, of the 1000 block of Green Street, was charged Tuesday night with having a concealed weapon without a license, possession of heroin.

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  20. 'You're being robbed,' man tells Allentown Family Dollar clerkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Morning Call

    An Allentown man allegedly threatened a clerk at the Family Dollar store on Airport Road during the theft of cigarettes. An Allentown man allegedly threatened a clerk at the Family Dollar store on Airport Road during the theft of cigarettes.

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