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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Residents say new home would cause more floodingA property owner is asking the Bethlehem Township Zoning Board for permission t
Residents say new home would cause more flooding
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 5 hours ago
A property owner is asking the Bethlehem Township Zoning Board for permission to build on a potential flood zone but residents say it's a bad idea and they have the pictures to prove it. 69 News documented the flooding problems in the Miller Heights... Read more
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The Morning Call
Visit Bethlehem's SteelStacks for free Memorial Day weekend eventsStories: In Their Own Words." Following Venditta's presentation there will be
Visit Bethlehem's SteelStacks for free Memorial Day weekend events
The Morning Call / Posted 6 hours ago
Stories: In Their Own Words." Following Venditta's presentation there will be stories and a Q&A with Carl A. Schroeter of Bethlehem Township, who became a prisoner of war after being captured in the Battle of the Bulge; Bob Holden of Whitehall... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bethlehem Twp. meth-for-sex defendant gets ARDunder terms of Northampton County's Accelerated Rehabilitative Disposition prog
Bethlehem Twp. meth-for-sex defendant gets ARD
The Morning Call / Posted 8 hours ago
under terms of Northampton County's Accelerated Rehabilitative Disposition program, or ARD. Diproperzio was charged by Bethlehem Township police last year after a sting in which he responded to an advertisement on backpage.com, a classifieds... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Police say Easton man tried to steal from churchEaston man faces theft charges after allegedly trying to steal more than $3,000
Police say Easton man tried to steal from church
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 15 hours ago
Easton man faces theft charges after allegedly trying to steal more than $3,000 from a church using a stolen forged check. Bethlehem Township police charged Lenworth P. Lawrence Jr. with forgery and theft after allegedly trying to cash a $3,500... Read more
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The Morning Call
Plans for age-restricted community in Bethlehem Township under administrative reviewA review of plans for a proposed age-restricted community won't come under the
Plans for age-restricted community in Bethlehem Township under administrative review
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
A review of plans for a proposed age-restricted community won't come under the scrutiny of the Bethlehem Township Planning Commission anytime soon because of numerous technical changes that pushed the project into a special review process. The... Read more
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The Express-Times
Have you seen these 2? Theft of medical uniforms probedBethlehem Township police said Monday they were looking for two female perpetra
Have you seen these 2? Theft of medical uniforms probed
The Express-Times / Posted 2 days ago
Bethlehem Township police said Monday they were looking for two female perpetrators of a theft from Scrubeez, a medical uniform store at 4063 Nazareth Pike (Route 191) in the township. The pair worked together about 3 p.m. Thursday to steal about... Read more
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The Brown and White
Wild crash off Rt. 22 results in minor injuriesannual Easton-Phllipsburg football game. In addition to township firefighters
Wild crash off Rt. 22 results in minor injuries
The Brown and White / Posted 5 days ago
annual Easton-Phllipsburg football game. In addition to township firefighters and police, firefighters from Nancy Run and Bethlehem Township fire companies, who were returning from another accident in the area of Route 191, responded. The highway... Read more
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The Morning Call
Moravian Academy girls lacrosse team advances with 16-3 win over NazarethBETHLEHEM TOWNSHIP — Ashley Ender's been through it all during her four years a
Moravian Academy girls lacrosse team advances with 16-3 win over Nazareth
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
BETHLEHEM TOWNSHIP — Ashley Ender's been through it all during her four years at Moravian Academy. This year, the Lions star is enjoying a stellar senior season. It's not over yet — thanks to Thursday's 16-3 win over Nazareth in the District 11... Read more
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The Morning Call
Voters frustrated by poor choices for presidenttake, not winner takes all. Until we realign ourselves to that idea and choose
Voters frustrated by poor choices for president
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
take, not winner takes all. Until we realign ourselves to that idea and choose candidates that reflect this notion, our nation's frustration will continue to increase. On the bright side, there's always 2020. Martin F Stockman III Bethlehem Towns... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bethlehem Twp. plant worker's arm caught in machine; he is hospitalizedA worker in a Bethlehem Township food plant may have broken his arm when it was
Bethlehem Twp. plant worker's arm caught in machine; he is hospitalized
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
A worker in a Bethlehem Township food plant may have broken his arm when it was caught in a machine early Thursday, according to emergency radio reports. Firefighters and paramedics were dispatched 12:28 a.m. for an industrial rescue at a plant in... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bethlehem Township buys body cameras for policeBethlehem Township police are getting another set of eyes. Township commissione
Bethlehem Township buys body cameras for police
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
Bethlehem Township police are getting another set of eyes. Township commissioners Monday approved the purchase of four body cameras for $5,755. Police Capt. Gregory Gottschall said the department has had no incidents requiring video evidence, but... Read more
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The Express-Times
Patient accused of assaulting St. Luke's ER technician63, of the 3500 block of Broadway in Allentown, was at St. Luke's Hospital Ande
Patient accused of assaulting St. Luke's ER technician
The Express-Times / Posted 7 days ago
63, of the 3500 block of Broadway in Allentown, was at St. Luke's Hospital Anderson campus, 1872 Riverside Circle, Bethlehem Township shortly after 4:30 p.m. Aug. 8 when she allegedly became agitated. An emergency room technician reported... Read more
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The Express-Times
Online fundraiser launched for victim of fiery Bethlehem Twp. crashonline fundraiser has been launched to aid the family of a 26-year-old mother k
Online fundraiser launched for victim of fiery Bethlehem Twp. crash
The Express-Times / Posted 7 days ago
online fundraiser has been launched to aid the family of a 26-year-old mother killed in the fiery Willow Park Road crash in Bethlehem Township. A family member of Amanda Rose Martin, also known as "Skyler Rose," launched the Go Fund Me fundraiser... Read more
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The Express-Times
Phones, documents seized in hotel room rented by victim in triple-fatal crashand the only survivor. Police searched the hotel room to help identify the thr
Phones, documents seized in hotel room rented by victim in triple-fatal crash
The Express-Times / Posted 7 days ago
and the only survivor. Police searched the hotel room to help identify the three passengers who were killed in the crash, Bethlehem Township police Sgt. Rick Blake said. The room was rented from May 3 to 6 by Amanda Rose Martin, 26, of the 2200... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bethlehem Council limits 5 a.m. start time for trash collectionstart times. Haulers in Allentown collect trash between 10 p.m. and 7 a.m.; Eas
Bethlehem Council limits 5 a.m. start time for trash collection
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
start times. Haulers in Allentown collect trash between 10 p.m. and 7 a.m.; Easton starts after 6 a.m.; Emmaus, 4 a.m.; and Bethlehem Township 5 a.m., according to Alicia Miller Karner, Bethlehem director of community and economic development. In... Read more
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The Morning Call
Last of three who died in Willow Park Road crash officially identified; Ashlee MosherBETHLEHEM TOWNSHIP — As Bethlehem Township police worked in the early morning h
Last of three who died in Willow Park Road crash officially identified; Ashlee Mosher
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
BETHLEHEM TOWNSHIP — As Bethlehem Township police worked in the early morning hours of May 6 to identify three victims in a fiery crash on Willow Park Road, they got their first clue from a hotel room key card. The key was found in the pocket of the... Read more
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The Morning Call
How much did Paterno really know about Sandusky?no way Paterno didn't know about the abuse so early on. Shame on him. The sale
How much did Paterno really know about Sandusky?
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
no way Paterno didn't know about the abuse so early on. Shame on him. The sale of any items related to Penn State should be abolished. Remember, where's there's smoke there's fire. In this case, it's an inferno. Paul Fischer Bethlehem... Read more
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The Express-Times
Woman accused of drunken attack on husband with purseA Bethlehem Township woman is accused of a drunken attack on her husband with a
Woman accused of drunken attack on husband with purse
The Express-Times / Posted 8 days ago
A Bethlehem Township woman is accused of a drunken attack on her husband with a purse while he was asleep in bed, police said. Elvia Maria Sarquis, 41, of the 3800 block of Tamarind Drive, allegedly woke up her 41-year-old husband as he slept in bed... Read more
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The Morning Call
Stolen gun found at Willow Park Road fatal crashBETHLEHEM TOWNSHIP — As Bethlehem Township police worked in the early morning h
Stolen gun found at Willow Park Road fatal crash
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
BETHLEHEM TOWNSHIP — As Bethlehem Township police worked in the early morning hours of May 6 to identify three victims in a fiery crash on Willow Park Road, they got their first clue from a hotel room key card. The key was found in the pocket of the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Bethlehem Twp Commissioners tackle cyber security, stormwaterBethlehem Township Commissioners are taking a closer look at the township’s cyb
Bethlehem Twp Commissioners tackle cyber security, stormwater
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 9 days ago
Bethlehem Township Commissioners are taking a closer look at the township’s cyber security. The board voted to have Core BTS test the effectiveness of the township's current security program by trying to hack the system. “With the whole world going... Read more
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The Express-Times
Stolen gun found outside car in which 3 died, police saythat crashed early in the morning of May 6, killing three people and seriously
Stolen gun found outside car in which 3 died, police say
The Express-Times / Posted 9 days ago
that crashed early in the morning of May 6, killing three people and seriously injuring a fourth on Willow Park Road in Bethlehem Township, police report. The .40-caliber Tars handgun was stolen April 20 from the 6200 block of Sullivan Trail in... Read more
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Times News
New Ringgold woman identified in crashand a third person were killed early on May 6 when a car crashed into a row of
New Ringgold woman identified in crash
Times News / Posted 9 days ago
and a third person were killed early on May 6 when a car crashed into a row of parked vehicles and burst into flames in Bethlehem Township. Police said the vehicle was reportedly traveling 80 to 100 mph at the time. The lone survivor was... Read more
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The Express-Times
New director named for Greater Easton Development Partnershipand he truly excelled beyond expectations," said Mayor Sal Panto Jr. Mast is a
New director named for Greater Easton Development Partnership
The Express-Times / Posted 9 days ago
and he truly excelled beyond expectations," said Mayor Sal Panto Jr. Mast is a graduate of Notre Dame High School in Bethlehem Township. He hold a bachelor's degree in art and philosophy from Lafayette College and a master's in city and... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Coroner identifies 2 of 3 killed in fiery crashand a third person were killed early on May 6 when a car crashed into a row of
Coroner identifies 2 of 3 killed in fiery crash
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
and a third person were killed early on May 6 when a car crashed into a row of parked vehicles and burst into flames in Bethlehem Township. Police said the vehicle was reportedly traveling 80 to 100 mph at the time. The lone survivor was... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Coroner identifies 2 of 3 killed in fiery crashand a third person were killed early on May 6 when a car crashed into a row of
Coroner identifies 2 of 3 killed in fiery crash
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
and a third person were killed early on May 6 when a car crashed into a row of parked vehicles and burst into flames in Bethlehem Township. Police said the vehicle was reportedly traveling 80 to 100 mph at the time. The lone survivor was... Read more
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The Morning Call
Daniel Dae Kim in 'The King and I': Broadway royalty"So the opportunity to work at Lincoln Center was something I couldn't pass up.
Daniel Dae Kim in 'The King and I': Broadway royalty
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
"So the opportunity to work at Lincoln Center was something I couldn't pass up. This is a dream come true." Kim, a former Bethlehem Township resident who lives in Honolulu, Hawaii with his wife and children, says he is enjoying staying in New York... Read more
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The Morning Call
Gardening: Why did the leaves of my hellebore turn brown?the appearance of the plants. Burning bush pruning Q: When is the best time t
Gardening: Why did the leaves of my hellebore turn brown?
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
the appearance of the plants. Burning bush pruning Q: When is the best time to trim our burning bushes? — Nancy Davis, Bethlehem Township A: There's a lot to be said about growing burning bush plants but first the answer to Nancy's question.... Read more
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The Express-Times
Horrifying injuries lead to forfeiture of dog, tears from ownerhim to pay a $750 fine, the maximum allowed by law, as well as $553 in restitut
Horrifying injuries lead to forfeiture of dog, tears from owner
The Express-Times / Posted 12 days ago
him to pay a $750 fine, the maximum allowed by law, as well as $553 in restitution to Cummings Veterinary Hospital in Bethlehem Township, Pennsylvania. Torres had to be warned to calm down by Costa during the hearing. "Relax bro," said his... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Two victims in fatal Bethlehem Township crash identifiedThe Northampton County Coroner has positively identified two of the three peopl
Two victims in fatal Bethlehem Township crash identified
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 12 days ago
The Northampton County Coroner has positively identified two of the three people killed in a violent and fiery crash in Bethlehem Township. 26-year-old Amanda Martin of New Ringgold and 28-year-old Joshua Edwards of Easton were killed last Friday... Read more
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The Express-Times
Easton man among 3 killed in fiery wreckAn Easton man was among the three people killed in last week's fiery wreck on W
Easton man among 3 killed in fiery wreck
The Express-Times / Posted 12 days ago
An Easton man was among the three people killed in last week's fiery wreck on Willow Park Road in Bethlehem Township, Northampton County Coroner Zachary Lysek confirmed Friday afternoon. Lysek identified the man as Joshua Edwards, 28, of Ferry... Read more
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The Morning Call
Coroner identifies two victims in fiery Willow Park Road crashBETHLEHEM TOWNSHIP —The Northampton County Coroner has identified two of three
Coroner identifies two victims in fiery Willow Park Road crash
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
BETHLEHEM TOWNSHIP —The Northampton County Coroner has identified two of three people killed in a fiery crash last week on Willow Park Road. Two of the victims are Amanda Martin, 26, and Joshua Edwards, 28, both who died from blunt force head trauma... Read more
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The Express-Times
Another victim identified in Bethlehem Twp. fiery crash, report saysA third victim has been identified by a family member in the Bethlehem Township
Another victim identified in Bethlehem Twp. fiery crash, report says
The Express-Times / Posted 14 days ago
A third victim has been identified by a family member in the Bethlehem Township fiery crash that claimed the lives of three people, according to a report. Daniel Martin, Amanda's father, told WFMZ his daughter of New Ringgold, Schuylkill County,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Woman killed in fiery crash remembered as spunky, caringcall us up and say, 'I made dinner. Come over.'" Mosher, 29, was one of three
Woman killed in fiery crash remembered as spunky, caring
The Morning Call / Posted 15 days ago
call us up and say, 'I made dinner. Come over.'" Mosher, 29, was one of three people killed in a fiery crash last week in Bethlehem Township. At a vigil Tuesday night in Easton's Scott Park, friends and family remembered Mosher, who grew up in... Read more
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The Morning Call
Candlelight vigil for victim of fatal crash in Bethlehem Twp.GALLERY: Friends, family and supporters attend candlelight vigil for Ashlee Jo
Candlelight vigil for victim of fatal crash in Bethlehem Twp.
The Morning Call / Posted 15 days ago
GALLERY: Friends, family and supporters attend candlelight vigil for Ashlee Jo Mosher, 29, of Easton at Riverside Park on Tuesday, May 10, 2016. Mosher, was one of three victims killed in a vehicular crash in Bethlehem Township last... Read more
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The Morning Call
WATCH: Candlelight vigil for victim of fatal crash in Bethlehem Twp.of Easton at Riverside Park on Tuesday, May 10, 2016. Mosher, was one of three
WATCH: Candlelight vigil for victim of fatal crash in Bethlehem Twp.
The Morning Call / Posted 15 days ago
of Easton at Riverside Park on Tuesday, May 10, 2016. Mosher, was one of three victims killed in a vehicular crash in Bethlehem Township last Friday. Friends, family and supporters attend candlelight vigil for Ashlee Jo Mosher of Easton at... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Community comes together to remember woman killed in crashthat didn't deserve to lose their mom," Melissa Vaughn, another friend, tells u
Community comes together to remember woman killed in crash
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 15 days ago
that didn't deserve to lose their mom," Melissa Vaughn, another friend, tells us. Ashlee was in the car Friday night in Bethlehem Township, when police say it struck a group of parked cars, and exploded, killing 3 of the 4 people inside. "I... Read more
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The Express-Times
Friends celebrate life of mother killed in horrific crashhe said, "and that was that." Mosher, of Easton, was one of the three people w
Friends celebrate life of mother killed in horrific crash
The Express-Times / Posted 15 days ago
he said, "and that was that." Mosher, of Easton, was one of the three people who died in the crash on Willow Park Road in Bethlehem Township. A fourth person — identified by friends and family as Terrell Barclay Jackson — was seriously... Read more
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The Express-Times
Stockertown man beat up girlfriend's teen daughter, police sayher, causing a sprained wrist injury, police said. Police said the girl's moth
Stockertown man beat up girlfriend's teen daughter, police say
The Express-Times / Posted 15 days ago
her, causing a sprained wrist injury, police said. Police said the girl's mother took the teen to St. Luke's Hospital in Bethlehem Township for treatment of sprained wrist, but told hospital workers the girl was injured when she fell. The teen... Read more
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The Morning Call
'I just want her to rest in peace,' sobs uncle of fiery-crash victimBETHLEHEM TOWNSHIP — William Mosher had spent several sleepless nights after le
'I just want her to rest in peace,' sobs uncle of fiery-crash victim
The Morning Call / Posted 16 days ago
BETHLEHEM TOWNSHIP — William Mosher had spent several sleepless nights after learning his 30-year-old niece was one of three dead in a fiery crash last week on Willow Park Road in Bethlehem Township. On Monday night, Mosher faced a grim task —... Read more
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The Morning Call
Police Facebook pages catching on as way to catch criminalsFrom the time Bethlehem Township police Cpl. Shaun Powell posted the photo on F
Police Facebook pages catching on as way to catch criminals
The Morning Call / Posted 16 days ago
From the time Bethlehem Township police Cpl. Shaun Powell posted the photo on Facebook — a crinkled piece of the hit-and-run driver's truck identifiable only by a partial logo that said "over 45 years experience" — it took only minutes for someone to... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Crash victim's dad: 'She's a fantastic girl'said he is heartbroken now that his baby girl is gone. The accident happened a
Crash victim's dad: 'She's a fantastic girl'
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 16 days ago
said he is heartbroken now that his baby girl is gone. The accident happened at 1:15 a.m. Friday on Willow Park Road in Bethlehem Township. The car was traveling between 90 and 100 miles per hour before it crashed into three parked cars. Along... Read more
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Times News
Coroner: Identifying 3 crash victims may take weeksCounty said the car was reportedly traveling 80 to 100 mph when the crash occur
Coroner: Identifying 3 crash victims may take weeks
Times News / Posted 16 days ago
County said the car was reportedly traveling 80 to 100 mph when the crash occurred shortly after 1:15 a.m. Friday in Bethlehem Township. Coroner Zachary Lysek said dental records and DNA analysis will be used, but the process could take days... Read more
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The Express-Times
Candlelight vigil planned for victim of fiery Bethlehem Twp. crash29, of Easton, was one of the three people who died early Friday in a fiery cra
Candlelight vigil planned for victim of fiery Bethlehem Twp. crash
The Express-Times / Posted 16 days ago
29, of Easton, was one of the three people who died early Friday in a fiery crash along Willow Park Road in Bethlehem Township. One occupant managed to escape and is listed in serious condition at at Lehigh Valley Hospital in... Read more
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The Morning Call
Shopping center featuring Lowe's, hotel proposed on Eastern Industries site in Wescosvilletenant for that retail center as well. There are three existing Lowe's stores
Shopping center featuring Lowe's, hotel proposed on Eastern Industries site in Wescosville
The Morning Call / Posted 17 days ago
tenant for that retail center as well. There are three existing Lowe's stores in Whitehall Township, Bethlehem and Bethlehem Township. Its chief competitor, Home Depot, has four locations across the Lehigh Valley. Twitter... Read more
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The Express-Times
Victim of fiery crash recalled as 'excellent mother' of 4on social media said she was one of the three people who died early Friday in a
Victim of fiery crash recalled as 'excellent mother' of 4
The Express-Times / Posted 17 days ago
on social media said she was one of the three people who died early Friday in a fiery crash along Willow Park Road in Bethlehem Township. Armour said he and Mosher had been roommates who worked together for a few years at the Downtown Easton... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bear wandering in Bethlehem safely captured9 p.m. Saturday of a black bear in a field by Livingston Street and Ramblewood
Bear wandering in Bethlehem safely captured
The Morning Call / Posted 17 days ago
9 p.m. Saturday of a black bear in a field by Livingston Street and Ramblewood Lane, near the border shared by the city, Bethlehem Township and Freemansburg. Bethlehem and Freemansburg police tracked the bear until it climbed up a tree near... Read more
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The Morning Call
Memorial grows at Willow Park Road crash siteBETHLEHEM TOWNSHIP — Next to charred trees and shattered windshield glass, a me
Memorial grows at Willow Park Road crash site
The Morning Call / Posted 17 days ago
BETHLEHEM TOWNSHIP — Next to charred trees and shattered windshield glass, a memorial of flowers and candles has begun to grow at the site of Friday's fiery crash in Bethlehem Township that killed three people. None of the items at the site... Read more
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The Express-Times
Memorial along Willow Park Road marks where 3 died in crashA memorial has been placed at the site in Bethlehem Township where three people
Memorial along Willow Park Road marks where 3 died in crash
The Express-Times / Posted 17 days ago
A memorial has been placed at the site in Bethlehem Township where three people died in a fiery car wreck early Friday. Trees that appeared to have been scorched when a vehicle burst into flames remained at the crash scene Sunday. A set of three... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Coroner: Identifying 3 crash victims may take weekssaid the car was reportedly traveling 80 to 100 mph when the crash occurred sho
Coroner: Identifying 3 crash victims may take weeks
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 17 days ago
said the car was reportedly traveling 80 to 100 mph when the crash occurred shortly after 1:15 a.m. Friday in Bethlehem Township. Coroner Zachary Lysek said dental records and DNA analysis will be used, but the process could take days... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Coroner: Identifying 3 crash victims may take weeksCounty said the car was reportedly traveling 80 to 100 mph when the crash occur
Coroner: Identifying 3 crash victims may take weeks
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 17 days ago
County said the car was reportedly traveling 80 to 100 mph when the crash occurred shortly after 1:15 a.m. Friday in Bethlehem Township. Coroner Zachary Lysek said dental records and DNA analysis will be used, but the process could take days... Read more
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