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 2021-03-04 05:27 

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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 

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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 

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

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

 2021-03-04 03:06 

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Joel Embiid, Tobias Harris carry Sixers to OT win over Jazz...

Joel Embiid had 40 points and 19 rebounds and hit a tying 3-pointer late in regulation, and Tobias Harris scored 11 of his 22 points in overtime to lead the Philadelphia 76ers past the Utah Jazz 131-123 in a matchup of the NBA's top two teams....

 2021-03-04 02:59 

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Pennsylvania hauled to court over blocking plastic bag bans...

Philadelphia and three other municipalities in Pennsylvania sued the state Wednesday over what they say was a covert abuse of legislative power to block local bans or taxes on plastic bags that retailers give out to customers and, they say, end up as poll...

 2021-03-04 02:52 

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Blue Mountain ends Southern Lehigh season with a flurry of 3-pointers...

Southern Lehigh season ended with three consecutive losses...

 2021-03-03 23:27 

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Diocese of Allentown opposes Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine for using abortion-derived cell lines...

The Diocese of Allentown has joined Catholic leaders nationwide in opposing Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine for using abortion-derived cell lines in vaccine testing and production....

 2021-03-03 22:55 

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PIAA: A full, interruption-free spring sports season is a definite goal...

PIAA executive director Bob Lombardi says the spring high school sports season has a great chance to be successful...

 2021-03-03 22:40 

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[ Allentown ]

Phillies Spring Traning: Zach Eflin sharp in spring debut...

Zach Eflin worked two scoreless innings on Wednesday in his spring training debut at Joke Marchant Stadium as the Phillies earned their first win of the spring, 4-2, over the Detroit Tigers....

 2021-03-03 22:33 

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It’s the end of an era. LANTA retires its last two diesel buses....

LANTA retired its last two diesel buses Wednesday. The 84 buses in its fleet are now either hybrid vehicles or use compressed natural gas....

 2021-03-03 22:25 

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Bethlehem Police reorganize to create new community services division...

The Bethlehem Police Department will reorganize for the first time in more than 20 years to create a new division focusing on getting more officers to interact with the public, including at community events....

 2021-03-03 21:21 

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[ Allentown ]

‘Dr. Oz’ aids police in resuscitating man at Newark airport...

When a traveler became stricken at Newark Liberty International Airport, the police got an assist from a celebrity doctor: Mehmet Oz....

 2021-03-03 20:33 

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‘Dr. Oz’ aids police in resuscitating man at Newark airport...

When a traveler became stricken at Newark Liberty International Airport, the police got an assist from a celebrity doctor: Mehmet Oz....

 2021-03-03 19:42 

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FBI piles more charges on indicted Philadelphia union boss...

The new extortion charges filed Wednesday against Johnny "Doc" Dougherty, head of the electricians union in Philadelphia....

 2021-03-03 19:41 

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[ Allentown ]

Pennsylvania coronavirus update: 193,000 vaccine doses delivered Tuesday...

The PA Health Department reported deliveries of another 193,420 vaccine doses from Pfizer and Moderna. Another 94,000 doses of J&J vaccine set aside for educators....

 2021-03-03 19:36 

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Feds to prosecute Montgomery County man accused of shooting into Democratic Party office...

Defense attorney Timothy Woodward told The (Pottstown) Mercury that 48-year-old Anthony Nero of Worcester Township was taken into custody by FBI agents Wednesday when he showed up at a Montgomery County district court judge's office for a preliminary ...

 2021-03-03 19:21 

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Pa. police chief resigns after officer charged in assault on U.S. Capitol...

The North Cornwall Township Board of Supervisors said in a statement read at Tuesday night's meeting that Chief John Leahy had "voluntarily elected to resign his employment." Leahy had been placed on administrative leave with pay Feb. 20 as th...

 2021-03-03 19:08 

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Pennsylvania teachers move up in the COVID-19 vaccine queue, but others on front lines feel left behind: ‘Public safety should be a priority’...

Daycare workers, first responders, grocery store employees and others who come in close contact with the public every day all remain in the second tier of Pennsylvania's COVID-19 vaccine rollout. So Gov. Tom Wolf's decision to specially accommodat...

 2021-03-03 18:26 

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Report paints alarming picture of plastic pollution in Lehigh Valley streams...

Pennsylvania's bodies of water, including the Lehigh and Delaware rivers and Little Lehigh Creek, are facing an environmental enemy called microplastics, according to new data....

 2021-03-03 18:09 

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Easton man choked woman, police say, threatened to kill her daughter after girl dialed 911...

The 25-year-old was sent to Northampton County Jail under $100,000 bail on the charges....

 2021-03-03 17:58 

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[ Allentown ]

Readers React: Democrats still pursuing tax and spend policies...

Reader: The Republican Party is our only defense against proposals like Gov. Wolf's....

 2021-03-03 17:30 

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[ Allentown ]

Readers React: Trump deserves blame for COVID crisis...

Reader: A letter to the editor in The Morning Call on Feb. 25 is titled "Give Trump credit for the vaccine." Surely you meant "Give Trump credit for the virus."...

 2021-03-03 17:15 

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[ Allentown ]

Phantoms almost set for increased capacity at Allentown’s PPL Center...

Phantoms getting ready to welcome more fans to Allentown's PPL Center....

 2021-03-03 17:09 

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[ Allentown ]

Bach Choir of Bethlehem plans modified 2021 festival; artistic director and conductor Greg Funfgeld will complete 39th season...

Bach Choir of Bethlehem will have modified festival in May. Conductor Greg Funfgeld will complete 39th season...

 2021-03-03 16:40 

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[ Allentown ]

Son pleads guilty in dad’s beating death; Allentown victim “went to sleep, and he never woke up.”...

After a day of drinking together, Devon Scholl and his father argued over broken taillights in the family car. Scholl, 29, of Allentown, punched 52-year-old Todd Scholl in the head several times. Todd Scholl later died from head trauma....

 2021-03-03 16:30 

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[ Allentown ]

Readers React: Stimulus bill includes unnecessary items...

Reader: President Biden's proposed $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan is so loaded with pork related items that there is something for everyone, even those who don't need it or deserve it....

 2021-03-03 16:13 

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[ Allentown ]

Pennsylvania Gov. Wolf announces new Johnson & Johnson vaccine will go solely to teachers, other education workers...

Gov. Tom Wolf on Wednesday announced the state's share of a new COVID-19 vaccine from Johnson & Johnson would at first go solely to teachers and other education workers — including school custodians, cafeteria workers and administrators — ...

 2021-03-03 16:04 

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[ Allentown ]

Music on the move: Lehigh Valley area business offering instrument sales, rentals, repairs and lessons finds new home...

A full-service music shop has found a new home in Bucks County....

 2021-03-03 15:30 

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[ Allentown ]

Readers React: Historians will rank Trump as worst president ever...

Reader: The headline of an op-ed by historian Joseph Ellis for the Los Angeles Times perfectly sums it up: "Worst. President. Ever."...

 2021-03-03 14:30 

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[ Allentown ]

Readers React: Fight to beat COVID-19 can unite us...

Reader: Americans can unite in the battle against the COVID-19 pandemic....

 2021-03-03 14:00 

The Morning Call

[ Allentown ]

What to stream: Where to find Golden Globe winners...

Here's where to stream all the Golden Globe-winning films and series, by streaming service....

 2021-03-03 14:00 

The Morning Call

[ Allentown ]

Top 10 pound for pound Lehigh Valley area high school wrestlers...

High school wrestling's pound for pound top 10...

 2021-03-03 13:30 

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[ Allentown ]

Readers React: We need more legislators like Toomey and Dent...

Reader: We need more legislators speaking their mind, like Sen. Toomey and former Rep. Charlie Dent....

 2021-03-03 13:00 

The Morning Call

[ Allentown ]

Bill White: The guy who conveniently forgot to bring his wallet, and more dating disasters...

Readers share dating disasters: "This was her worst date — and my best story."...

 2021-03-03 12:10 

The Morning Call

[ Allentown ]

Is your TV service randomly cutting out this week? Here’s why...

TV sun outages: Lehigh Valley cable customers experiencing pixelated pictures, picture freezes or audio distortions this week can blame the sun....

 2021-03-03 10:50 

The Morning Call

[ Allentown ]

From a winter chill to spring in the air, and back again. Lehigh Valley to see big temperature swings in days ahead...

Big temperature swings are ahead in the Lehigh Valley as a series of fronts move through. Those swings will come not from patterns staying in place, but cold air to the north and warm air to the south constantly battling for supremacy....

 2021-03-03 05:01 

The Morning Call

[ Allentown ]

Lehigh Valley Flashback March 3: In 1985, Lafayette men win first East Coast Conference basketball title...

A look back at Lehigh Valley sports stories over the years from March 3, featuring Kelly (Senneca) Mikulski, Sam Senneca, Alex Berlin, DeAnna Rayam, Dick Schmidt, Joe Cappollela, Kevin Krautsack, Litty Hyman, George Tomchick, Andrew Kalon....

 2021-03-03 03:50 

The Morning Call

[ Allentown ]

District 11 girls basketball: Red-hot Whitehall rallies past Allen...

Whitehall holds off Allen 35-31 for Zephyrs' first District 11 victory in five seasons....

 2021-03-03 03:37 

The Morning Call

[ Allentown ]

An 18-year drought ends for Dieruff...

George Gibbs scored all of Dieruff's seven points in the fourth quarter including the clinching free throws with 2.7 seconds left...

 2021-03-03 03:28 

The Morning Call

[ Allentown ]

Dozens gather to mourn shooting victim Nicolette Law outside Whitehall Walmart...

A vigil for Nicollete Law, who was killed Friday in a shooting outside the Whitehall Township Walmart, drew friends, family members and others to remember her....

 2021-03-03 03:23 

The Morning Call

[ Allentown ]

Pens welcome back fans with 5-2 win over Flyers...

Kasperi Kapanen scored two goals and the Pittsburgh Penguins defeated the Philadelphia Flyers 5-2 on Tuesday night....

 2021-03-03 03:05 

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[ Allentown ]

District 11 girls basketball: Freedom uses second-half surge to get past Liberty...

Freedom girls basketball advances to play second-seeded Parkland in Thursday's quarterfinal round of the District 11 Class 6A tournament....

 2021-03-03 02:43 

The Morning Call

[ Allentown ]

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

Lehigh Valley HS scores and stats from March 2....

 2021-03-03 02:28 

The Morning Call

[ Allentown ]

Bethlehem City Council approves ordinance that will limit student housing for the sake of South Side neighborhoods...

Bethlehem City Council on Tuesday night approved a new student housing overlay district they say will protect South Side neighborhoods by restricting new student housing to areas bordering Lehigh University....

 2021-03-03 00:55 

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[ Allentown ]

Northern Lehigh to bring students back 4 days a week...

The Northern Lehigh School District will phase students into 4-day in-person instruction beginning later this month, the school board decided Monday night....

 2021-03-02 23:24 

The Morning Call

[ Allentown ]

Pennsylvania teachers to get Johnson & Johnson vaccine, Gov. Tom Wolf says...

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf said Tuesday that teachers will receive doses of the newly approved one-shot Johnson & Johnson vaccine, under a plan his administration will release....

 2021-03-02 22:45 

The Morning Call

[ Allentown ]

Lehigh County Jail inmate died by suicide, coroner rules...

Lehigh County Jail inmate Jeff Mendoza, 32, of Bethlehem, who was pronounced dead in his cell after being found unresponsive Saturday, died from suicide, authorities said Tuesday....

 2021-03-02 21:43 

The Morning Call

[ Allentown ]

Boys basketball’s dazzling dozen: Six are scoring at least 20 points per game...

Brendan Boyle's 42-point game in the Colonial League tournament boosts him to No. 1 on the scoring list....

 2021-03-02 21:04 

The Morning Call

[ Allentown ]

Eagles backup quarterbacks: Five options who make the most sense...

Five veteran quarterbacks the Eagles should consider as backups in 2021....

 2021-03-02 20:55 

The Morning Call

[ Allentown ]

Top Pa. senator appoints colleague’s wife to lucrative Gaming Control Board seat...

Senate President Pro Tempore Jake Corman named Frances Regan, the wife of Sen. Mike Regan, to serve a two-year term on the Gaming Control Board, which comes with a $145,000 annual salary....

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