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The Morning Call
The 2016 Morning Call All-Area Softball Team.507 with 17 extra-base hits, including seven home runs. Scored 30 runs, knocke
The 2016 Morning Call All-Area Softball Team
The Morning Call / Posted 16 minutes ago
.507 with 17 extra-base hits, including seven home runs. Scored 30 runs, knocked in 42. … Scored two runs in 6-4 win over Bethlehem Catholic in the District 11 3A finals. … Second-team all-league selection. … Was also a second-team all-league... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Hazleton-based caregiver franchise growing rapidlyin Hazleton to six franchises in eight locations — including Pottsville, Berwic
Hazleton-based caregiver franchise growing rapidly
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted an hour ago
in Hazleton to six franchises in eight locations — including Pottsville, Berwick, Bloomsburg, Wilkes-Barre, Allentown, Bethlehem, Stroudsburg and Quakertown. He employs 365 people, including 110 in Hazleton, which is where the 14 managers for... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Looking back, at TaurangaBell whose husband got killed in the war. That's where the name Bell Common com
Looking back, at Tauranga
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 hours ago
Bell whose husband got killed in the war. That's where the name Bell Common comes from." Dennis went to kindergarten at Bethlehem Maori School and caught the bus into Tauranga Primary when he started school. He says the landscape was entirely... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Middle-class painfrom more moderate-income families feel similarly hobbled by the system. Justin
Middle-class pain
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 hours ago
from more moderate-income families feel similarly hobbled by the system. Justin Amann, 23, was raised by a single mother in Bethlehem, Pa., who earned $55,000 a year as a nurse. During his four years at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania,... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Protected-Christians in Arab lands1. Bethlehem’s Christian Arab leaders lobbied Israel against transferring the c
Protected-Christians in Arab lands
The Jewish Press / Posted 5 hours ago
1. Bethlehem’s Christian Arab leaders lobbied Israel against transferring the city to the Palestinian Authority. In 1993, on the eve of signing the Oslo Accord, the Christian mayor of Bethlehem, Elias Freij, admonished Israel’s Prime Minister Rabin:... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Gunn library presenting exhibithas taught botanical illustration at conferences and workshops throughout the c
Gunn library presenting exhibit
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 8 hours ago
has taught botanical illustration at conferences and workshops throughout the country and teaches drawing and watercolor in Bethlehem, where she lives. The Wykeham Road library is open Mondays and Fridays from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesdays and... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Garbage tax here to stay4:30 to 7 p.m. July 14 in Council Chamber of City Hall, 714 Ridge. The recreati
Garbage tax here to stay
The Buffalo News / Posted 9 hours ago
4:30 to 7 p.m. July 14 in Council Chamber of City Hall, 714 Ridge. The recreation trail represents the first phase of the Bethlehem Steel Shoreline Trail project, said Mark Poloncarz, Erie County executive. The trail would run along the west side... Read more
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The Morning Call
Call Board: Munopco Music Theatre, Pennsylvania Playhouse auditionsfor minor roles. Auditions will be cold readings from the script. The playhouse
Call Board: Munopco Music Theatre, Pennsylvania Playhouse auditions
The Morning Call / Posted 9 hours ago
for minor roles. Auditions will be cold readings from the script. The playhouse is located at 390 Illick's Mill Road, Bethlehem. Performances will be held at 8 p.m. Sept. 30, Oct. 1, 7 and 8, 13 and 14, and 15, and 3 p.m. Oct. 9 and 16. Info:... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bradbury-Sullivan LGBT Community Center raises money for Central Florida Center and other company newsaid services, and academic awards. Hilton Garden Inn earns certificate of exce
Bradbury-Sullivan LGBT Community Center raises money for Central Florida Center and other company news
The Morning Call / Posted 10 hours ago
aid services, and academic awards. Hilton Garden Inn earns certificate of excellence Hilton Garden Inn Allentown Bethlehem Airport has received a 2016 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence. Now in its sixth year, the achievement... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bangor is The Morning Call's softball team of the yearare The Morning Call's Team of the Year. "What happened at the end of last yea
Bangor is The Morning Call's softball team of the year
The Morning Call / Posted 10 hours ago
are The Morning Call's Team of the Year. "What happened at the end of last year [playoff losses to Southern Lehigh and Bethlehem Catholic] motivated us for this year," said third-year coach Rich Kessler. "Our leadership was a big key. A couple... Read more
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The Morning Call
Moravian Book Shop best-sellers: Children's picture booksto see the rest of America. But will Lady Liberty make it back to New York City
Moravian Book Shop best-sellers: Children's picture books
The Morning Call / Posted 10 hours ago
to see the rest of America. But will Lady Liberty make it back to New York City in time for the Fourth of July? This fun and fabulous read is perfect for the Fourth of July, for ages 5-8. Moravian Book Shop in Bethlehem is America's oldest booksto... Read more
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The Morning Call
Whitehall's Kay Solderitch is The Morning Call's pitcher of the yearEastern Pennsylvania Conference MVP award for an outstanding regular season tha
Whitehall's Kay Solderitch is The Morning Call's pitcher of the year
The Morning Call / Posted 10 hours ago
Eastern Pennsylvania Conference MVP award for an outstanding regular season that included wins over defending state champs Bethlehem Catholic and Parkland. But the Trojans had bounced back with two wins over Solderitch and Whitehall and entered... Read more
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The Morning Call
Barbecue, jazz at Sugar HillInfo: 484-408-0325 or mission-bbq.com. Second, a yet-to-be named barbecue eate
Barbecue, jazz at Sugar Hill
The Morning Call / Posted 11 hours ago
Info: 484-408-0325 or mission-bbq.com. Second, a yet-to-be named barbecue eatery from the owners of Allentown's Grain and Bethlehem's Bayou restaurants is scheduled to open in September on the ground floor of Four City Center, where the ArtsWalk... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
High schools: All-state softball picksP (Ballston Spa sr.); Peyton Bellrose, P (Liverpool sr.); Nicole Imhof, P (Calh
High schools: All-state softball picks
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 11 hours ago
P (Ballston Spa sr.); Peyton Bellrose, P (Liverpool sr.); Nicole Imhof, P (Calhoun sr.). Third Team: Kaitlin Rarick, C (Bethlehem jr.); Grace Bandini, C (Oceanside sr.); Kara Paradowski, SS (Lancaster jr.); Ericka Sadowski, INF (Liverpool sr.);... Read more
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The Morning Call
Poll finds nearly half of Lehigh Valley residents know a heroin addictbed were [sic] her friend died of another heroin overdose." Poll respondent Wa
Poll finds nearly half of Lehigh Valley residents know a heroin addict
The Morning Call / Posted 13 hours ago
bed were [sic] her friend died of another heroin overdose." Poll respondent Waldemar Garcia can relate. The 57-year-old Bethlehem resident was among those who said they knew someone who has been addicted — in his case, a younger cousin, among... Read more
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The Morning Call
Politics as UsualSweeney, adding that the party had about 10 delegate or alternate spots to fill
Politics as Usual
The Morning Call / Posted 13 hours ago
Sweeney, adding that the party had about 10 delegate or alternate spots to fill. — Laura Olson Senate race blows into Bethlehem turbine hearing Sen. Pat Toomey isn't a big fan of the wind turbine project proposed on the land surrounding... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh Valley news in brief: Allentown Fair accepting scholarship applicationsas secretary and vice president, and was president at the time of his death. C
Lehigh Valley news in brief: Allentown Fair accepting scholarship applications
The Morning Call / Posted 13 hours ago
as secretary and vice president, and was president at the time of his death. Citizens' Academy program scheduled in Bethlehem Bethlehem Mayor Robert Donchez has announced the Citizens' Academy program for 2016 will begin at 7 p.m. Sept. 12... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Actors, athletes among inductees of Bethlehem's Hall of FameSaturday, the SteelStacks campus in Bethlehem was alive for a milestone celebra
Actors, athletes among inductees of Bethlehem's Hall of Fame
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 15 hours ago
Saturday, the SteelStacks campus in Bethlehem was alive for a milestone celebration, the city's 275th anniversary. "We're throwing a big birthday party for Bethlehem," Emily Krall of the Bethlehem Chamber of Commerce said. The celebration featured... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bethlehem marks 275 years with homage to Steel, grenadiers and MoraviansBETHLEHEM — Several hundred people gathered under a flawless blue sky at SteelS
Bethlehem marks 275 years with homage to Steel, grenadiers and Moravians
The Morning Call / Posted 16 hours ago
BETHLEHEM — Several hundred people gathered under a flawless blue sky at SteelStacks' Levitt Pavilion Saturday for a ceremony to mark Bethlehem's 275th anniversary. Lynn Collins Cunningham, chairwoman of the committee that organized the celebration,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Exploring the D&L Trail from Allentown to near Eastonsection from Allentown's Canal Park to Palmer Township's Riverview Park with my
Exploring the D&L Trail from Allentown to near Easton
The Morning Call / Posted 16 hours ago
section from Allentown's Canal Park to Palmer Township's Riverview Park with my father, Charles Kneller. Allentown to Bethlehem, 3.9 miles It's 10:30 a.m. on a recent Wednesday. Partly sunny skies and temperatures in the mid 60s are welcome... Read more
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The Morning Call
Nazareth cyclist sets out to ride the D&L Trail for 24 hoursof the Delaware Trailhead. Family, friends, and fellow cyclists turned out to s
Nazareth cyclist sets out to ride the D&L Trail for 24 hours
The Morning Call / Posted 16 hours ago
of the Delaware Trailhead. Family, friends, and fellow cyclists turned out to see him off. Some rode with him as far as Bethlehem, where they stopped off at The Cup for ice cream. Others rode a little further with him. One friend, Scott Pretti... Read more
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birminghammail
The 10 funniest moments from past pre-season toursor soaking up the sun on the beach, half a dozen players including Graydon and
The 10 funniest moments from past pre-season tours
birminghammail / Posted 16 hours ago
or soaking up the sun on the beach, half a dozen players including Graydon and Aitken went on an historical pilgrimage to Bethlehem and Jerusalem. However, when they got to a Bethlehem church at the birthplace of Jesus they were refused entry... Read more
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The Express-Times
Suds on the tastebuds: WDIY holds 1st Homebrew Festits first Homebrew Fest on Saturday, celebrating the homebrewers of the Lehigh
Suds on the tastebuds: WDIY holds 1st Homebrew Fest
The Express-Times / Posted 17 hours ago
its first Homebrew Fest on Saturday, celebrating the homebrewers of the Lehigh Valley. The Charles A. Brown Ice House in Bethlehem hosted the afternoon fest, with tastings from more than 25 of the best homebrewers from the area. Besides beer,... Read more
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The Morning Call
John Tallarico: Carbon County wind energy project will not harm Wild Creek watershed, quality of waterThe Bethlehem Authority would like to assure residents of the Lehigh Valley, an
John Tallarico: Carbon County wind energy project will not harm Wild Creek watershed, quality of water
The Morning Call / Posted 19 hours ago
The Bethlehem Authority would like to assure residents of the Lehigh Valley, and specifically the 116,000-plus customers of the city of Bethlehem water system, that if there were the smallest possibility that the proposed Penn Forest wind project... Read more
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The Morning Call
Farewell to 'Mr. Trumpet'Trumpet" because that is what he was. He began playing trumpet in secondary sc
Farewell to 'Mr. Trumpet'
The Morning Call / Posted 19 hours ago
Trumpet" because that is what he was. He began playing trumpet in secondary school and was the first trumpet in the then-Bethlehem High School band. After graduation, he joined the musicians union in New York City and played many gigs in the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Cancer fundraiser exceeds $250,000As first-year fundraising volunteers for the Boutique at the Rink in Bethlehem,
Cancer fundraiser exceeds $250,000
The Morning Call / Posted 19 hours ago
As first-year fundraising volunteers for the Boutique at the Rink in Bethlehem, we'd like to acknowledge the leaders, many volunteers and hundreds of people who donated thousands of items to make this fundraiser a great success. This year the... Read more
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The Express-Times
Bethlehem celebrates 275 years of ever-changing cultureup at the now-dormant blast furnaces as he and Janet Kerilla walked the trestle
Bethlehem celebrates 275 years of ever-changing culture
The Express-Times / Posted 20 hours ago
up at the now-dormant blast furnaces as he and Janet Kerilla walked the trestle-turned-walkway through the remnants of Bethlehem Steel. That is why Mayor Bob Donchez said the SteelStacks site -- once the industrial center of town, now marking... Read more
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The Express-Times
Avoid hunger: Where to find food pantries, get free meals11:30-1 PM Bangor Episcopal Apts 2-3 PM Slate Belt YMCA 4-6 PM Wednesday sta
Avoid hunger: Where to find food pantries, get free meals
The Express-Times / Posted yesterday
11:30-1 PM Bangor Episcopal Apts 2-3 PM Slate Belt YMCA 4-6 PM Wednesday starting June 15, 2016 Hispanic Center, So Bethlehem 11:30-2pm Boys & Girls Club Marvine Elementary School 3:30-5:30 Thursday starting June 23, 2016 Cheston School... Read more
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The Brown and White
Sabbatical — or a parachute? | Turkeys and Trophiesa reverse game of "hangman." Township police asked anyone with a clue to give t
Sabbatical — or a parachute? | Turkeys and Trophies
The Brown and White / Posted yesterday
a reverse game of "hangman." Township police asked anyone with a clue to give them a call. Need a ride? The city of Bethlehem is getting ready to launch a free bicycle-sharing program. Based on a similar venture in Pottstown, the city is... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Marian, Trinity Academy recipients of SAGE grantsFannick, advancement director, and Spaetti, principal. ■ For highest percentag
Marian, Trinity Academy recipients of SAGE grants
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
Fannick, advancement director, and Spaetti, principal. ■ For highest percentage growth in enrollment for a high school — Bethlehem Catholic, Bethlehem, with 6 percent. Joe Henrich, director of admissions, and John Petruzzelli, principal. For... Read more
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The Morning Call
June 25, 2016her gender from male to female, and Sebastian Montiel, 17, is transitioning his
June 25, 2016
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
her gender from male to female, and Sebastian Montiel, 17, is transitioning his gender from female to male. The two Bethlehem residents enjoy spending their days off from school spending time in area shopping malls like many other teenagers... Read more
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The Morning Call
Fleming Street FirePHOTO GALLERY: A home on Fleming Street in Bethlehem was consumed by a fire Fri
Fleming Street Fire
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
PHOTO GALLERY: A home on Fleming Street in Bethlehem was consumed by a fire Friday afternoon. One firefighter went to the hospital, but is expected to be ok. An elderly resident of the home was also transported to a local hospital, and is expected to... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Oconee County blotterthe Barrow County Sheriff’s Office and the Georgia State Patrol as the motorcyc
Oconee County blotter
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted yesterday
the Barrow County Sheriff’s Office and the Georgia State Patrol as the motorcycle went through Statham and turned onto Bethlehem Road and then onto Atlanta Highway, where it turned down Jefferson Street. Sgt. Scott Underwood responded to assist... Read more
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The Morning Call
Upcoming events involving Lehigh Valley area businesseshold a Retirement Income Seminar, 4 or 6 p.m., More Than Money World Headquarte
Upcoming events involving Lehigh Valley area businesses
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
hold a Retirement Income Seminar, 4 or 6 p.m., More Than Money World Headquarters – EMT Building, 4505 Hanoverville Road, Bethlehem. Register: 610-746-7007 or www.morethanmoneyonline.com. SCHUYLKILL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE will hold "Mix and Mingle... Read more
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The Morning Call
Court divides First Presbyterian of Bethlehem into two congregations until ownership dispute resolvedBETHLEHEM — The divided First Presbyterian Church of Bethlehem will exist as tw
Court divides First Presbyterian of Bethlehem into two congregations until ownership dispute resolved
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
BETHLEHEM — The divided First Presbyterian Church of Bethlehem will exist as two separate congregations under one roof until a court weighs in on the question of property ownership in October, according to a Northampton County court order handed down... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh Valley Fourth of July fireworks and events 2016Entertainment begins at 5:30 p.m.; fireworks at 9:15 p.m. Ambler: July 4 at du
Lehigh Valley Fourth of July fireworks and events 2016
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
Entertainment begins at 5:30 p.m.; fireworks at 9:15 p.m. Ambler: July 4 at dusk, Heuser Park, Upper Merion Township. Bethlehem: 9 p.m. July 4, Sand Island; music by the Bethlehem Legion Band, 7:30 p.m. Payrow Plaza. Rain date, July... Read more
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The Morning Call
Palmer Twp. home destroyed, 2nd damaged in blaze; several fire companies on sceneat 3:20 p.m. Firefighters steered clear of wires that melted off the house. Sm
Palmer Twp. home destroyed, 2nd damaged in blaze; several fire companies on scene
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
at 3:20 p.m. Firefighters steered clear of wires that melted off the house. Smoke from the fire was visible at least a half-mile away. Bethlehem Township, Nancy Run and Nazareth were among the other fire companies on the scene. — Fra... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bethlehem fire damages three homes, injures twoBETHLEHEM – Donna Ford was driving home from work at the Lehigh Valley Hospital
Bethlehem fire damages three homes, injures two
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
BETHLEHEM – Donna Ford was driving home from work at the Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest when she saw the first signs of the fire. "I saw the black smoke from Main Street and I had that gut feeling," Ford, 56, said. As she got closer to the... Read more
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Times News
Crowd overflows at turbine hearingproject entails the installation of 37 wind turbines to be located on the mount
Crowd overflows at turbine hearing
Times News / Posted yesterday
project entails the installation of 37 wind turbines to be located on the mountainous ridges on the land owned by the Bethlehem Water Authority located within the township. The property is zoned residential. According to the application, the... Read more
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The Morning Call
5 great Lehigh Valley picnic spots for the kidsand soccer fields, a jogging course and an 18-hole disc golf course with concre
5 great Lehigh Valley picnic spots for the kids
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
and soccer fields, a jogging course and an 18-hole disc golf course with concrete tees. Where: Off Lehigh Street in Bethlehem along the Lehigh River Picnic facilities: Tables, open grass areas Highlights: Basketball courts and a large... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Hammerheads head to New York this weekendHammerheads sit with a 4-4-5 record, putting them in ninth place. Last week, b
Hammerheads head to New York this weekend
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
Hammerheads sit with a 4-4-5 record, putting them in ninth place. Last week, both Wilmington and NY tied their opponents, Bethlehem and Orlando City B. Wilmington’s tie kept them and Bethlehem in ninth and tenth place with a matching 4-4-5... Read more
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The Express-Times
Aretha Franklin cancels Musikfest performancetickets with cash or check must present their tickets in person at the ArtsQues
Aretha Franklin cancels Musikfest performance
The Express-Times / Posted yesterday
tickets with cash or check must present their tickets in person at the ArtsQuest Center Box Office, 101 Founders Way in Bethlehem, for a refund. Any questions in regard to refunds should be directed to the ArtsQuest Box Office at... Read more
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The Express-Times
Fake Bed, Bath & Beyond paychecks lead to forgery ring, police sayAt least nine people were involved in the Lehigh Valley, according to a Bethleh
Fake Bed, Bath & Beyond paychecks lead to forgery ring, police say
The Express-Times / Posted yesterday
At least nine people were involved in the Lehigh Valley, according to a Bethlehem police affidavit detailing the investigation, which began in December. Grace Jackson, 20, of the 2000 block of South 25th Street in Palmer Township, was among the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Just Born rolls out candy dealThe Bethlehem-based company is moving again toward its dark and milk sides, say
Just Born rolls out candy deal
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
The Bethlehem-based company is moving again toward its dark and milk sides, saying in a news release it has signed a deal with French candymaker Cemoi Inc. to expand sales of French chocolate in the U.S. Financial terms were not disclosed. Just Born... Read more
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The Morning Call
Crews called to fire in Bethlehem; one victim may be suffering from smoke inhalationBETHLEHEM — Crews were called to a large house fire Friday afternoon at a home
Crews called to fire in Bethlehem; one victim may be suffering from smoke inhalation
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
BETHLEHEM — Crews were called to a large house fire Friday afternoon at a home on Fleming Street in Bethlehem, authorities say. The fire broke out at a home in the 1500 block of Fleming Street, fire officials said. A person inside the home may have... Read more
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The Morning Call
Aretha Franklin cancels Musikfest headline showHeadliner Aretha Franklin has canceled her Aug. 8 show at the Bethlehem festiva
Aretha Franklin cancels Musikfest headline show
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
Headliner Aretha Franklin has canceled her Aug. 8 show at the Bethlehem festival because of "unforeseen logistical issues," the festival announced. It gave no other detauils. Franklin, who in a 60-year career has had more charting hits than any... Read more
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The Morning Call
Synchronoss expanding in Bethlehem but moving local engineers to New JerseyBETHLEHEM — A cloud solutions and software-based activation provider with hundr
Synchronoss expanding in Bethlehem but moving local engineers to New Jersey
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
BETHLEHEM — A cloud solutions and software-based activation provider with hundreds of employees in south Bethlehem is tweaking its local operation at Lehigh Valley Industrial Park VII. Synchronoss Technologies Inc. is planning to move roughly 100... Read more
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The Morning Call
Tussle over turbines on Bethlehem watershed gets heatedPENN FOREST TOWNSHIP – The question of whether a wind turbine farm can take roo
Tussle over turbines on Bethlehem watershed gets heated
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
PENN FOREST TOWNSHIP – The question of whether a wind turbine farm can take root on pristine acreage surrounding Bethlehem's water supply contains all the ingredients of a raucous public battle: home values, big energy and bald eagles. The passions... Read more
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The Express-Times
Pair who attacked woman are facing charges, police sayLeonel Perez, 30, of the 1500 block of East Seventh in Bethlehem, and Carissa O
Pair who attacked woman are facing charges, police say
The Express-Times / Posted yesterday
Leonel Perez, 30, of the 1500 block of East Seventh in Bethlehem, and Carissa Olivo, 32, of the same address, are charged with simple assault and harassment related to an incident just after 6 p.m. June 9 at 604 Main St. in Freemansburg, police... Read more
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The Express-Times
12-24 years for brutal beating of girlfriendin the trial, Waldron called Palumbo a "decorated athlete" who played baseball
12-24 years for brutal beating of girlfriend
The Express-Times / Posted yesterday
in the trial, Waldron called Palumbo a "decorated athlete" who played baseball and basketball at North Dame High School in Bethlehem Township. He said he has never been charged with a domestic violence crime. "He was not raised that way," Waldron... Read more
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