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 2021-03-05 14:30 

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Readers React: Let citizens set non-partisan election districts...

Reader: Anytime today's politicians use computer software to decide voting districts it is probable they are scheming to gain favor for someone....

 2021-03-05 14:00 

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[ Allentown ]

Lehigh Valley CSAs are thriving during the COVID-19 pandemic. Farmers hope they’re remembered after it’s over...

Lehigh Valley farmers had a great 2020 CSA season as many residents searched for fresher, local food away from big box stores and crowded supermarkets....

 2021-03-05 13:57 

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Top 5 things to do in the Lehigh Valley this weekend includes Shamrock & Roll, Pig Day, storycircles, ‘High School Musical’ and some ‘Outlaws’...

First Friday in Bethelehem features Shamrock & Roll; IronPigs host, Pig Day; a storycircles workshop, Palisades' 'High School Musical' and 'Amish Outlaws'...

 2021-03-05 13:50 

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[ Allentown ]

Dr. Ruth’s advice in the pandemic: Find the positivity...

Be thankful you are alive. That's the advice from the legendary Dr. Ruth Westheimer, noted sex therapist, TV show host and prolific author, who will be speaking at the Phoebe Institute on Aging Conference "Sex, Drugs, Rock & Roll: Baby Boomers and...

 2021-03-05 13:30 

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[ Allentown ]

Readers React: Legalizing marijuana would harm asthma sufferers...

Reader: Legalizing recreational use of marijuana for adults does not protect children, nor does it protect those with respiratory issues....

 2021-03-05 13:23 

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[ Allentown ]

Lafayette College on lockdown, police report...

Lafayette College police reported police activity in the 400 block of McCartney Street in Easton....

 2021-03-05 13:00 

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[ Allentown ]

Finally, a Pennsylvania vaccine plan that makes sense. It’s about more than just teachers....

Column: Reserving the new Johnson & Johnson vaccine for Pennsylvania's essential workers such as teachers is a wise plan....

 2021-03-05 12:30 

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[ Allentown ]

Salisbury’s John Samy is in a good place on and off the mat heading to PIAA 2A East Super Regional...

Salisbury wrestler John Samy seems advanced beyond his 15 years....

 2021-03-05 12:00 

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[ Allentown ]

Pennsylvania’s longest year: How the COVID-19 crisis changed our way of life...

One year and more than 500,000 American lives ago, the coronavirus began its assault on nearly all aspects of daily life....

 2021-03-05 05:01 

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[ Allentown ]

Lehigh Valley Flashback March 5: In 2005, Easton’s Alex Krom sets District 11 wrestling record for wins...

A look back at Lehigh Valley sports stories over the years from March 5, featuring Cory Cooperman, Travis Frick, Matt Cassidy, Alex Krom, Dave Galo, Josh Haines, Joe Marshall, Jeff Aldinger, Ed McCaffrey, Richard Mann, Ralph Sampson...

 2021-03-05 03:26 

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[ Allentown ]

Thursday’s Lehigh Valley Varsity Results and Friday’s Schedule...

Local reults for Thursday, March 4 and local schedule for Friday, March 5....

 2021-03-05 03:24 

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[ Allentown ]

District 11 boys basketball tournament: How a headline from a year ago sparked Allen to win over Freedom...

Allen uses balanced attack to beat Freedom 66-47 in the District 11 6A boys basketball tournament....

 2021-03-05 02:55 

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[ Allentown ]

Claude Giroux leads charge as Flyers rally to top Penguins...

Claude Giroux scored his second goal of the night on a tap-in with 2:08 remaining and the Philadelphia Flyers recovered from an early Pittsburgh deluge to slip by the Penguins 4-3 on Thursday night....

 2021-03-05 02:53 

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Boys basketball: Nick Coval’s 28 pushes Parkland past Nazareth and into the District 11 6A semifinals...

Parkland has won eight straight since a loss to Southern Lehigh on Feb. 5...

 2021-03-05 02:11 

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[ Allentown ]

District 11 girls basketball: What motivated Parkland in its victory over Freedom...

Parkland's seniors lead the way to a 43-26 victory over No. 7 Freedom....

 2021-03-04 23:58 

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[ Allentown ]

Allentown City Council urges Lehigh County to do more to stop COVID-19 contagion in jail...

On its second attempt, Allentown City Council adopted a resolution Wednesday recommending the county administration, district attorney's office and courts system limit future incarcerations and to release as many non-violent offenders as possible to h...

 2021-03-04 23:32 

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District 11 swimming championships preview: Emmaus’ Rautzhan twins look to finish season in style...

Twins, as well as teammates on the Emmaus High School swimming team, the Rautzhans hope the highlight of their scholastic careers comes on Saturday at the District 11 Swimming Championships at Parkland High School....

 2021-03-04 23:18 

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[ Allentown ]

Boys basketball player of the week and the final EPC and Colonial League standings...

Bangor's CJ Miles had his big individual moment overshadowed by a team championship, but he didn't care....

 2021-03-04 22:45 

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[ Allentown ]

Northampton wrestling’s Jagger Condomitti and Freedom swimming and diving’s Sarah Gill are Athlete of the Week winners...

Northampton wrestler Jagger Condomitti and Freedom diver Sarah Gill are our Athlete of the Week winners for Week 17 of the 2020-21 season....

 2021-03-04 22:25 

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[ Allentown ]

National retailer opening first Lehigh Valley location as two other chains host store closing sales at The Outlets at Wind Creek Bethlehem...

There's good news and bad news for The Outlets at Wind Creek Bethlehem amid the coronavirus pandemic....

 2021-03-04 21:57 

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[ Allentown ]

Democratic Party will commit extra resources to help Rep. Susan Wild in 2022...

Democrats are looking to defend their narrow Congressional majority and will commit extra resources to help Rep. Susan Wild defend her competitive district in the Lehigh Valley....

 2021-03-04 21:43 

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[ Allentown ]

Girls basketball breakdown: Northwestern Lehigh cruising, Canaries run out of gas, Zephyrs speed into quarterfinals...

The Canaries finished their 2-12 season with a 35-31 loss at Whitehall in Tuesday's opening night of the District 11 tournament....

 2021-03-04 21:18 

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[ Allentown ]

Could bartenders, waiters and others from displaced business help struggling manufacturers fill jobs? Speaker at Pa. workforce briefing thinks so...

Three Lehigh Valley representatives join in pushing for Gov. Tom Wolf's 10-year, $3 billion Back to Work PA program to help return jobs that were lost during the coronavirus pandemic....

 2021-03-04 21:13 

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[ Allentown ]

Ben Roethlisberger takes pay cut but will return to Steelers for 2021 season...

Ben Roethlisberger is returning for an 18th season with the Pittsburgh Steelers and is taking a pay cut to do it...

 2021-03-04 20:48 

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[ Allentown ]

Whitehall Mall owner reportedly weighing bankruptcy filing...

The real estate investment trust that owns Whitehall Mall and about 100 other U.S. malls is reportedly readying a bankruptcy filing after its operating partnership withheld a $23 million interest payment on its debt last month....

 2021-03-04 19:38 

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[ Allentown ]

Bethlehem looks to take out loan for up to $800,000 in emergency repairs for garage it plans to take down...

The Bethlehem Parking Authority is considering taking out a loan this month to make up to $800,000 in emergency repairs to the Walnut Street parking garage....

 2021-03-04 19:24 

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[ Allentown ]

Vaccination clinics for Pa. teachers could open as soon as next week. Here are the details....

Local and regional education agencies, called Intermediate Units, will help administer the shots for teachers in partnership with medical professionals and the National Guard....

 2021-03-04 18:56 

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[ Allentown ]

Pennsylvania coronavirus update: Case rate increases, now double last April’s surge...

The coronavirus rate rose 9% over last the last week, one-fourth of the December surge, but twice as high as April's original surge....

 2021-03-04 17:30 

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[ Allentown ]

Readers React: Limbaugh epitomized ‘elites’ that he criticized...

Reader: It is comical in Cal Thomas's column on Rush Limbaugh the references to the "elites" and the scorn they have for the voiceless. Limbaugh epitomizes the phrase elite....

 2021-03-04 15:31 

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[ Allentown ]

Allentown police officer removed from duty after pointing loaded gun at man’s head during domestic dispute, officials say...

An Allentown police officer has been removed from duty after he was charged in Berks County with putting his loaded, city-issued gun to a man's head and threatening to kill him during a domestic argument....

 2021-03-04 15:30 

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[ Allentown ]

Readers React: Why the excitement about one-shot vaccine?...

Reader: It's clear the Johnson & Johnson vaccine is not as effective as either the Moderna or Pfizer vaccines, which would make it hardly the panacea it is publicized to be....

 2021-03-04 14:30 

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[ Allentown ]

Readers React: Have Republicans forgotten they used reconciliation?...

Reader: Republicans have forgotten that reconciliation is exactly what they used in December 2017 to get Trump's tax cut passed....

 2021-03-04 14:00 

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[ Allentown ]

Your View: Why you should consider running for Allentown school board...

Op-ed: It is my hope that some of you reading this will consider making a run for a seat on the Allentown School District Board of Directors....

 2021-03-04 13:30 

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[ Allentown ]

Readers React: It’s time to put Trump flags away...

Reader: When do we stop seeing Trump flags hanging around? It should have been after the January insurrection....

 2021-03-04 13:00 

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[ Allentown ]

You can see a hockey game but you can’t visit grandma at the nursing home. Let’s fix that....

Column: Other states are making it easier for nursing homes, personal cares homes and assisted living facilities to resume visits. It's time for Pennsylvania to follow their example....

 2021-03-04 12:59 

The Morning Call

[ Allentown ]

Lights in the Parkway gets $100,000 for new displays despite Allentown controller’s budget concerns...

Allentown City Council dipped into its general fund piggy bank Wednesday to buy new displays for Lights in the Parkway despite concerns of process and priorities raised by Controller Jeff Glazier....

 2021-03-04 12:51 

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[ Allentown ]

Teachers will be first for the new, one-shot COVID-19 vaccine in Pennsylvania. Here’s what we know about the rollout....

Answers to questions about Pennsylvania's COVID-19 vaccine rollout for teachers....

 2021-03-04 12:06 

The Morning Call

[ Allentown ]

Great bagel search: Does the Lehigh Valley come close to what New York City has to offer?...

We seek the truth and look for bagels that even a New Yorker can say are good in the Lehigh Valley....

 2021-03-04 12:00 

The Morning Call

[ Allentown ]

For Emmaus students, making a candle is a lesson in toxicology, sustainability, design and marketing and part of a hands-on learning program...

Emmaus High School's new Jasper Learning Initiative put more of an emphasis on student-driven learning and learning through projects than tests....

 2021-03-04 12:00 

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[ Allentown ]

Bethlehem Catholic wrestling gauntlet refreshed, prepared for the stretch run...

Bethlehem Catholic wrestling gauntlet refreshed, prepared for the stretch run...

 2021-03-04 12:00 

The Morning Call

[ Allentown ]

Timeline: From business closures to mask-inspired violence to vaccine hope, here is Pennsylvania’s year of COVID-19...

Timeline: One year of coronavirus in Pennsylvania, since the first COVID-19 cases were reported March 6, 2020....

 2021-03-04 11:39 

The Morning Call

[ Allentown ]

Help for gardeners: What exactly is a ‘Tea Jenny’?...

Help for Gardeners: Is a "Tea Jenny" an actual plant?...

 2021-03-04 11:26 

The Morning Call

[ Allentown ]

A financial holiday hangover? Lehigh Valley had largest increase in credit card debt to end 2020, study says...

The Lehigh Valley ranked No. 1 for the biggest increase in consumer credit card balance at the end of 2020, according to a recent LendingTree study....

 2021-03-04 11:00 

The Morning Call

[ Allentown ]

Hartmann-Hansen joins board of Lehigh Valley Community Foundation and other hires, promotions and awards...

Local players for the week beginning Feb. 28....

 2021-03-04 10:55 

The Morning Call

[ Allentown ]

Giant partners with Rodale Institute and other company news...

The Giant Co. recently announced a new partnership with Rodale Institute to support ecologically safe farming, sustainable retailing, and efforts to eliminate hunger....

 2021-03-04 10:45 

The Morning Call

[ Allentown ]

‘Trying to make up some lost ground’: Allentown seafood restaurant debuting weekday lunch service amid ongoing COVID-19 restrictions...

Youell's Oyster House, at 2249 Walnut St. in Allentown, on March 8 will begin serving lunch items 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday....

 2021-03-04 05:44 

The Morning Call

[ Allentown ]

How the Phantoms stormed back to beat the Bears...

The Lehigh Valley Phantoms rally past the Hershey Bears for a 4-3 AHL victory....

 2021-03-04 05:27 

The Morning Call

[ Allentown ]

Lehigh Valley Flashback March 4: In 1985, Lehigh men earn Patriot League title, NCAA Tournament berth...

A look back at Lehigh Valley sports stories over the years from March 4, featuring Amy Guylas, Stacy Perryman, Tyler Young, Greg Delong, Joe Gillespie, Mark Erb, Daren Queenan, Mike Polaha, Steve Hrymack, Bernie Hart, Bob Taylor, Dave Clery, John Eckenrod...

 2021-03-04 03:49 

The Morning Call

[ Allentown ]

Patriot League men’s basketball tournament: Why Lehigh is optimistic about future after season-ending loss to Boston U....

Lehigh loses to Boston University 69-58 in a Patriot League men's basketball tournament game...

 2021-03-04 03:13 

The Morning Call

[ Allentown ]

Wednesday’s Lehigh Valley varsity results and Thursday’s schedule...

Local schedule for Thursday, March 4 and local results for Wednesday, March 3....

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