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  1. Woman dead after train accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WFMZ

    Noon starts right now. >>>eve tannery: First at noon... one person is dead and another is injured after a train accident in Bethlehem.

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  2. Easton woman dies after either falling or jumping from trainRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WFMZ

    A 21-year-old woman was killed Tuesday night when she either fell or jumped from a train in Northampton County. Taylor Brown of Easton was killed in the incident.

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  3. Drug bust in Bethlehem nets five arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WFMZ

    A drug bust in Bethlehem landed five people behind bars. Karima Ahmed, Roberto Serrano Jr., Patrice Joyner, Jerome Joyner and Carmen Ahmed were arrested Tuesday after their residence in the 700 block of Broadway was searched by police.

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  4. New Jersey considering self-serve islands at gas stationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | WFMZ

    New Jersey may be cutting out the middle man at the gas pump. A lawmaker wants to give customers the option of pumping their own gas.

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  5. Another business leaves suburbs for downtown AllentownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WFMZ

    Sage will be the second business to leave the Promenade Shops in Upper Saucon Township, Lehigh County, for downtown Allentown, officials said Tuesday. "Up to a year ago, I would never have thought I would be excited to say I'm moving back to Allentown," said the store's owner, George Haddad.

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  6. BASD coach charged with having sex with a studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    Rob and Wendy? >>> rob vaughn: a former local football star with a famous football pedigree.. is finding himself making headlines of a different kind tonight.>> wendy davis: 29 year old Adam Bednarik..

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  7. BASD coach to be charged with having sex with a studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | WFMZ

    A Bethlehem Area School District coach will face several charges after allegedly having sexual relations with a 15-year-old student. Adam Bednarik drove the girl to the Victorian Gardens Apartments in the 1400 block of Sculac Road in Bethlehem, where she performed oral sex on the 29-year-old educator and coach outside on the lawn, according to city police.

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  8. Police targeting high crime areas in BethlehemRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | WFMZ

    In what was called Operation Steel Force, a multi-jurisdictional police team targeted high-crime areas in Bethlehem earlier this month, resulting in 26 arrests. Their arrests ranged from city ordinance violations to felony drug delivery charges.

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  9. Arts Around Town: Student musicians prepare to play 'Side by Side' with Allentown SymphonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    Fifty advanced high school musicians from the region will have an opportunity to sit with the maestro and his orchestra when they join musicians of the Allentown Symphony at Sunday's annual "Side by Side" concert at 7:30 p.m., at Miller Symphony Hall in Allentown. The program is free and open to the public.

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  10. PPL bringing safety lessons into the classroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | WFMZ

    Fourth graders at Hanover Elementary School in Bethlehem got an important lesson on safety Monday. The students took part in hands-on activities that stressed the importance of playing it safe with power sources inside and outside the home.

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  11. Bethlehem man dies from injuries suffered 35 years agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | WFMZ

    According to the Lehigh County Coroner, 53-year-old James Koplik of the unit block of East 4th Street died Saturday at Lehigh Valley Hospital.

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  12. Hot air balloon soars over Bethlehem to raise money for ALSRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    A hot air balloon flew high over the Bethlehem area Friday night for a very special cause. Freedom High School offered tethered hot air balloon rides to raise money for the ALS Foundation.

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  13. Bethlehem woman facing attempted homicide charges in Thursday's multiple stabbingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | WFMZ

    According to police, Genesis Matos-Ramirez, 20, of the 1100 block of East Mechanic Street stabbed three woman, including a 15-year-old, at about 10:21 pm Thursday in 900 block of East Mechanic Street. Matos-Ramirez is facing three counts each of attempted homicide, aggravated assault, and criminal conspiracy to commit aggravated assault, police said.

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  14. 2015 Freddy Awards nominations announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | WFMZ

    "Freddy's are the Super Bowl of high school theater company," said Matthew Vera, a student at Freedom High School in Bethlehem. Eyes glued to the television screen, ears listening to every word, and hands being held so tight until nominations are announced.

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  15. 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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  16. Boutique at Rink: 'Help Us Fight Cancer With Style!"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | WFMZ

    Organizers of Bethlehem's 41st annual Boutique at the Rink are appealing to the public to "help us fight cancer with style!" They are seeking new and gently used clothing and household goods to sell at their annual cancer fighting event later this month. Those donations are being accepted until May 16 at the Bethlehem Municipal Ice Rink on Illicks Mill Road in Bethlehem.

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  17. "Narnia The Musical" opens FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | WFMZ

    Dozens of local children are taking a peek inside an enchanted wardrobe, all with the help of a professional actor. The Pennsylvania Youth Theatre, a non-profit performing arts organization in Bethlehem, will be showcasing "Narnia The Musical."

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  18. 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

  19. Future growing dimmer for Bethlehem's 911 centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | WFMZ

    The future seems to be growing dimmer for Bethlehem's 911 emergency communications center, but Mayor Bob Donchez isn't giving up hope yet. On Tuesday night, City Council received an update on the possible fate of the communications center as well as the status of contract negotiations with the city police and fire department unions.

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  20. Tuesday morning stand-off with Bethlehem police ends peacefullyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    A stand-off with a 37-year-old Bethlehem man who threatened to shoot both police and himself ended peacefully after nearly six hours early Tuesday morning. DiLuzio said the man had a rifle "and wanted to commit suicide by cop and also shoot the police when the police showed up."

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