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  1. Former field hockey Olympian Diane Bracalente-Molinaro to head Quakertown programRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | The Morning Call

    When Quakertown High graduate Diane Bracalente-Molinaro left for Old Dominion University for her freshman year in 1981, she encountered a new turf field awaiting her. On Friday, the 1988 Olympian was named head field hockey coach of the Panthers, who coincidentally dedicated a new turf surface on Alumni Field this fall.

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  2. Healed for the holidays: Terry Musselman recovers to play at ChristkindlmarktRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | The Morning Call

    It was Valentine's Day 2013 and Terry Musselman was driving to Target on Route 309 near Quakertown. That simple trip became a day that changed Musselman's life forever.

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  3. A very merry beer dinner at Spinnerstown HotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | The Morning Call

    Get in the holiday spirit with a Brasserie d'Achouffe beer dinner hosted by Spinnerstown Hotel Restaurant and Tap Room in Quakertown 7-10 p.m. Dec. 11. Along with featuring products of the Belgium brewery, which is known for its playful red-capped elf mascot, the event also highlights Toys for Tots. Attendees can bring an unwrapped toy to donate.

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  4. First Niagara Allentown branch to close Jan. 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | The Morning Call

    The corporate owner of First Niagara Bank will close a branch in Allentown and two others in the region next month as part of the company's plans to consolidate 17 branches and two drive-thru locations across its four-state territory. First Niagara intends to close branches at 1602 W. Allen St. Allentown; 224 W. Broad St., Quakertown; and 1540 Cowpath Road, Hatfield, owner First Niagara Financial said in a recent news release.

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  5. Trash truck loses brakes, flips at Leithsville firehouse; 2 injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | The Morning Call

    A trucker whose brakes failed Tuesday morning on the Lower Saucon hill involved in the fatal 2012 Leithsville firehouse crash was injured when his truck hit a utility pole and flipped, police said. The Reiss Hauling trash truck crashed and rolled over onto a parked pickup truck at 8:56 a.m., forcing police to shut down Flint Hill Road and Route 412 for 4 hours.

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  6. Aldi grocery store chain hiringRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | The Morning Call

    Discount grocery store chain Aldi Inc., which is in the process of buying certain assets of competitor Bottom Dollar Food in a $15 million transaction, will hold job interviews next week. The German company will hold a "hiring event" at its Whitehall Township store 3-7 p.m. Dec. 9. The store is at 1101 MacArthur Road.

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  7. Live Updates: Pre-Thanksgiving snow in the Lehigh ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | The Morning Call

    If anyone in Macungie hears two obnoxiously loud Subarus have no fear, it's just me and @ DanOmernik enjoying the snow Just got back from running a few last minute errands. Here in Quakertown, we have a wintery mix... instagram.com/p/v3cpxXhDei/ UPDATE: Turnpike Traffic Alert on Pennsylvania Turnpike I-476 northbound between Exit 56 - US 22/I-78 and Exit 74 - US 209 affecting the sho Turnpike Traffic Alert on Pennsylvania Turnpike I-476 northbound between Exit 56 - US 22/I-78 and Exit 74 - US 209 affecting the shoulder @ _chrishero Crews have been out and will be through holiday if necessary.

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  8. 1,600 jobs to be lost at PA Bottom Dollar storesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | The Morning Call

    When Bottom Dollar closes its doors, more than 1,600 jobs will be lost in Pennsylvania as of mid-January, state records show. The company that owns the discount grocery chain announced earlier this month it plans to close 66 stores, including eight in the Lehigh Valley and one each in Quakertown and Reading, just four years after introducing the brand locally.

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  9. Superintendent: False report led to hazing discovery at CB WestRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | The Morning Call

    An accusation of a single punch - that administrators determined to be unfounded - led to the discovery of hazing allegations and cancellation of Central Bucks West High School's football season, according to the district's superintendent. Superintendent David Weitzel said Friday that on Oct. 14 a parent of a ninth-grade football player reported to the district that another player was punched by other members of the team as they attempted to cut his hair as a form of initiation.

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  10. Former Pennridge football coach passes away as result of car accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2014 | The Morning Call

    A legendary former Pennridge High School football coach - and father of the team's current head coach - passed away Saturday after succumbing to injuries sustained in a multi-vehicle crash Friday night. Charles "Bud" Hollenbach, 89, of Sellersville, was riding in a 2012 Ford Fusion driven by his wife, 84-year-old Margaret Hollenbach, as they were exiting the parking lot at Central Bucks South High School where they watched their son Jeff Hollenbach coach against the Titans shortly after 9:30 p.m. Friday.

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  11. Sabrina Carpenter fans 'heartbroken' they couldn't...Read the original story

    Sep 17, 2014 | The Morning Call

    Sabrina Carpenter, star of Disney's "Girl Meets World" and native of Coopersburg, meets with fans Saturday afternoon at the Kohl's store in Quakertown. She plays the character of Maya Hart on the popular Disney Channel kids show.

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  12. 'Girl Meets World' star to meet fans in QuakertownRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | The Morning Call

    Disney Channel's "Girl Meets World" stars Peyton Meyer as Lucas Friar, August Maturo as Auggie Matthews, Ben Savage as Cory Matthews, Rowan Blanchard as Riley Matthews, Danielle Fishel as Topanga Matthews, Sabrina Carpenter as Maya Hart and Corey Fogelmanis as... Disney Channel's "Girl Meets World" stars Peyton Meyer as Lucas Friar, August Maturo as Auggie Matthews, Ben Savage as Cory Matthews, Rowan Blanchard as Riley Matthews, Danielle Fishel as Topanga Matthews, Sabrina Carpenter as Maya Hart and Corey Fogelmanis as... A Lower Milford Township native who stars on Disney Channel's hot new tween show "Girl Meets World" will meet fans and sign autographs on Saturday in Quakertown.

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  13. Purse snatching robbery reported near QuakertownRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | The Morning Call

    State police in Bucks County are investigating a purse-snatching robbery reported Monday near Milford Township's municipal building and Molasses Creek Park A juvenile female told state police a 22-year-old Milford Township man, Allen S. Scheaffer, stole her purse containing money and a... State police in Bucks County are investigating a purse-snatching robbery reported Monday near Milford Township's municipal building and Molasses Creek Park A juvenile female told state police a 22-year-old Milford Township man, Allen S. Scheaffer, stole her purse containing money and a... State police in Bucks County are looking for a suspected purse snatcher involved in a robbery near Milford Township's municipal building and Molasses Creek Park Monday.

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  14. 'Girls Meets World' star from area to appear in QuakertownRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | The Morning Call

    A Lower Milford Township native who now stars on Disney Channel's hot new tween show "Girl Meets World," will meet fans and sign autographs from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Saturday at Kohl's Department Store, 200 NW End Boulevard, Quakertown. Radio Disney Philadelphia will also be on-site with the Radio Disney Philadelphia Road Crew to provide entertainment, fun prizes and giveaways.

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  15. A lack of data hurting police efforts to stop scrap metal thievesRead the original story

    Sep 6, 2014 | The Morning Call

    Insulated copper wire, which is frequently brought in for cash, fills bins at E. Schneider & Sons Inc. A 2008 law requires scrap metal dealers to keep track of what is brought in and by whom. Insulated copper wire, which is frequently brought in for cash, fills bins at E. Schneider & Sons Inc. A 2008 law requires scrap metal dealers to keep track of what is brought in and by whom.

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  16. Much heart at Q-MartRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2014 | The Morning Call

    Before the Lehigh Valley Mall gathered dozens of retailers into one convenient shopping locale, before Walmart opened its first discount department store and before Craigslist became the online equivalent of a yard sale, there was Quakertown Farmers Market. Founded as a produce market in 1932 by farmer Stanley Rottenberger, the Richland Township retail hub attracts 30,000 to 40,000 shoppers each week, thanks in large part to its eclectic blend of vendors - from delis and produce places to craft shops and furniture stores.

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  17. Lehigh Valley health events include Diva Dash, kids triathlon, grief discussionRead the original story

    Sep 2, 2014 | The Morning Call

    Online registration is now open for Shape Magazine's Diva Dash women-only obstacle run, which will be held on Sept.

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  18. Quakertown's Austin Sedicum is The Run DoctorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2014 | The Morning Call

    According to an online database that track runners results, Sedicum has completed more ultra-marathons than any other physician in the U.S. He is planning on another in October.

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  19. Keys to staying young: Bucks woman, 91, plays piano on Saturday nightsRead the original story

    Aug 29, 2014 | The Morning Call

    She just sits at a lovingly restored piano at McCoole's at the Historic Red Lion Inn in downtown Quakertown and lets her fingers fly.

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  20. Penalty kill: Quakertown boy sues over being tossed off girls field hockey teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | The Morning Call

    A Quakertown High School senior has asked for a court order allowing him to play field hockey this season.

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