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The Morning Call
What's next for the First Presbyterian Church of Bethlehem after vote to split?ruling come down in favor of the congregants seeking to leave the denomination.
What's next for the First Presbyterian Church of Bethlehem after vote to split?
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
ruling come down in favor of the congregants seeking to leave the denomination. Duquette said the presbytery will ensure the Presbyterian Church (USA) maintains a presence in the Christmas City, even if that means having to build or buy a new chu... Read more
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The Brown and White
With 275th celebration in swing, Bethlehem mayor looks to 300th | Opinionthe city's history and achievements. The seal takes the form of a star, which f
With 275th celebration in swing, Bethlehem mayor looks to 300th | Opinion
The Brown and White / Posted 4 days ago
the city's history and achievements. The seal takes the form of a star, which further pays tribute to Bethlehem as the Christmas City. We are a city of symbols such as the seal, the star of Bethlehem, the iconic blast furnaces of Bethlehem... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bonn Place Brewing Co. coming to Bethlehem's South Sidecame to Musikfest Cafe last year. They've been to almost all major cities acro
Bonn Place Brewing Co. coming to Bethlehem's South Side
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
came to Musikfest Cafe last year. They've been to almost all major cities across the country, but fell in love with the Christmas City. "We really believe in South Side Bethlehem and there was no place else we wanted to set up shop," Sam... Read more
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The Morning Call
Side Dish: Historic Bethlehem Restaurant Week, Bear Creek Lobster WeekBETHLEHEM RESTAURANT WEEK Mark your calendars for another delicious week in th
Side Dish: Historic Bethlehem Restaurant Week, Bear Creek Lobster Week
The Morning Call / Posted 15 days ago
BETHLEHEM RESTAURANT WEEK Mark your calendars for another delicious week in the Christmas City. The Historic Bethlehem Summer Restaurant Week runs June 26 to July 2, with 13 restaurants offering special fixed menus for lunch and dinner. You'll be... Read more
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Sport in a storm
Guardiola granted smooth start10:15 - Manchester City Pep Guardiola has landed what appears to be a comforta
Guardiola granted smooth start
Sport in a storm / Posted 16 days ago
10:15 - Manchester City Pep Guardiola has landed what appears to be a comfortable Premier League start as Man City host Sunderland on the opening weekend. The former Barcelona and Bayern Munich manager could be set for a smooth start to life at the... Read more
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The Express-Times
How a Freedom coach changed Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson's lifeprogram, when Johnson mentions Bethlehem, some folks in the crowd whoop and he
How a Freedom coach changed Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson's life
The Express-Times / Posted 16 days ago
program, when Johnson mentions Bethlehem, some folks in the crowd whoop and he says, "Wow, yes Bethlehem is in the house. Christmas City!" Johnson goes on to tell the story of how he first met late Freedom High teacher and football coach Jody... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bethlehem at 275: A city of reinventionoriginal settlement, was deeded. Bethlehem would later capitalize on its Morav
Bethlehem at 275: A city of reinvention
The Morning Call / Posted 19 days ago
original settlement, was deeded. Bethlehem would later capitalize on its Moravian roots, marketing itself in 1937 as "Christmas City USA," to attract holiday shoppers, and lighting a star atop South Mountain. The festivities grew to include... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bethlehem a cradle of industry and innovationleft their marks on Bethlehem over 275 years are too many to list, but here are
Bethlehem a cradle of industry and innovation
The Morning Call / Posted 20 days ago
left their marks on Bethlehem over 275 years are too many to list, but here are a few innovations that emerged from the Christmas City: The Moravians settled Bethlehem in 1741 on 500 acres of rugged wilderness along the Lehigh River and... Read more

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