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The Express-Times
Where are the women in Lehigh Valley government?It's a tough time to be a woman in government in the state of Pennsylvania. St
Where are the women in Lehigh Valley government?
The Express-Times / Posted yesterday
It's a tough time to be a woman in government in the state of Pennsylvania. State Attorney General Kathleen Kane was charged with perjury and obstruction of the law earlier this month after officials said she leaked grand jury information to a... Read more
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The Morning Call
Families blame Lehigh County Jail inmates' deaths on staffGrotesquely swollen and bloodied, Alphie Herrera had about two hours to live by
Families blame Lehigh County Jail inmates' deaths on staff
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
Grotesquely swollen and bloodied, Alphie Herrera had about two hours to live by the time his family was allowed into his hospital room. He was taken there from Lehigh County Jail, where he had lost consciousness after a 17-minute struggle in which... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Man accused in 3 killings due in Lehigh County CourtA man accused of killing seven people in New Jersey and Pennsylvania over a sev
Man accused in 3 killings due in Lehigh County Court
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 7 days ago
A man accused of killing seven people in New Jersey and Pennsylvania over a seven-week period is due in court on some of the charges. Todd West and two co-defendants face a preliminary hearing Tuesday afternoon in Lehigh County Court on homicide and... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Teen girl, boyfriend seek separate trials in mother's murderALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A teenager and her soldier boyfriend are seeking separate
Teen girl, boyfriend seek separate trials in mother's murder
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A teenager and her soldier boyfriend are seeking separate trials on charges that they conspired to kill the girl's mother last spring. The (Allentown) Morning Call (http://bit.ly/1V5yo88 ) reports that Lehigh County court... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Teen girl, boyfriend seek separate trials in mother's murderALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A teenager and her soldier boyfriend are seeking separate
Teen girl, boyfriend seek separate trials in mother's murder
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A teenager and her soldier boyfriend are seeking separate trials on charges that they conspired to kill the girl's mother last spring. The (Allentown) Morning Call (http://bit.ly/1V5yo88 ) reports that Lehigh County court... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Teen girl, boyfriend seek separate trials in mother's murderALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) - A teenager and her soldier boyfriend are seeking separate
Teen girl, boyfriend seek separate trials in mother's murder
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 7 days ago
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) - A teenager and her soldier boyfriend are seeking separate trials on charges that they conspired to kill the girl's mother last spring. The (Allentown) Morning Call (http://bit.ly/1V5yo88 ) reports that Lehigh County court... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Teen girl, boyfriend seek separate trials in mother's murderALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) - A teenager and her soldier boyfriend are seeking separate
Teen girl, boyfriend seek separate trials in mother's murder
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 7 days ago
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) - A teenager and her soldier boyfriend are seeking separate trials on charges that they conspired to kill the girl's mother last spring. The (Allentown) Morning Call (http://bit.ly/1V5yo88 ) reports that Lehigh County court... Read more
16 related stories
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Teen girl, boyfriend seek separate trials in mother's murderALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) - A teenager and her soldier boyfriend are seeking separate
Teen girl, boyfriend seek separate trials in mother's murder
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 7 days ago
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) - A teenager and her soldier boyfriend are seeking separate trials on charges that they conspired to kill the girl's mother last spring. The (Allentown) Morning Call (http://bit.ly/1V5yo88 ) reports that Lehigh County court... Read more
16 related stories
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Teen girl, boyfriend seek separate trials in mother's murderALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) - A teenager and her soldier boyfriend are seeking separate
Teen girl, boyfriend seek separate trials in mother's murder
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 7 days ago
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) - A teenager and her soldier boyfriend are seeking separate trials on charges that they conspired to kill the girl's mother last spring. The (Allentown) Morning Call (http://bit.ly/1V5yo88 ) reports that Lehigh County court... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Teen girl, boyfriend seek separate trials in mother's murderALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) - A teenager and her soldier boyfriend are seeking separate
Teen girl, boyfriend seek separate trials in mother's murder
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 7 days ago
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) - A teenager and her soldier boyfriend are seeking separate trials on charges that they conspired to kill the girl's mother last spring. The (Allentown) Morning Call (http://bit.ly/1V5yo88 ) reports that Lehigh County court... Read more
16 related stories
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KXXV Waco
Teen girl, boyfriend seek separate trials in mother's murderALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) - A teenager and her soldier boyfriend are seeking separate
Teen girl, boyfriend seek separate trials in mother's murder
KXXV Waco / Posted 7 days ago
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) - A teenager and her soldier boyfriend are seeking separate trials on charges that they conspired to kill the girl's mother last spring. The (Allentown) Morning Call (http://bit.ly/1V5yo88 ) reports that Lehigh County court... Read more
16 related stories
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Teen girl, boyfriend seek separate trials in mother's murderALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) - A teenager and her soldier boyfriend are seeking separate
Teen girl, boyfriend seek separate trials in mother's murder
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 7 days ago
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) - A teenager and her soldier boyfriend are seeking separate trials on charges that they conspired to kill the girl's mother last spring. The (Allentown) Morning Call (http://bit.ly/1V5yo88 ) reports that Lehigh County court... Read more
16 related stories
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WTRF Wheeling
Teen girl, boyfriend seek separate trials in mother's murderALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) - A teenager and her soldier boyfriend are seeking separate
Teen girl, boyfriend seek separate trials in mother's murder
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 7 days ago
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) - A teenager and her soldier boyfriend are seeking separate trials on charges that they conspired to kill the girl's mother last spring. The (Allentown) Morning Call (http://bit.ly/1V5yo88 ) reports that Lehigh County court... Read more
16 related stories
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The Morning Call
Teen, soldier seek separate trials in Upper Macungie mother's murderPolice say they found 14-year-old Jamie Silvonek and soldier boyfriend Caleb Ba
Teen, soldier seek separate trials in Upper Macungie mother's murder
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
Police say they found 14-year-old Jamie Silvonek and soldier boyfriend Caleb Barnes, 20, lying in bed together hours after they allegedly killed Silvonek's mother on March 15 in Upper Macungie. Now, court records show, the former star-crossed lovers... Read more
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The Express-Times
Man skips Lehigh County court, busted with meth lab, cops sayA man wanted for skipping his Lehigh County court appearance on drug possession
Man skips Lehigh County court, busted with meth lab, cops say
The Express-Times / Posted 8 days ago
A man wanted for skipping his Lehigh County court appearance on drug possession charges was busted by state police for allegedly operating a methamphetamine laboratory. Jason M. Trinkle, 38, of Lehighton, Carbon County had skipped a July 15... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Police called for domestic dispute find alleged meth labState police responding to a domestic dispute stumbled upon an alleged meth lab
Police called for domestic dispute find alleged meth lab
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 8 days ago
State police responding to a domestic dispute stumbled upon an alleged meth lab and chased a wanted man, who leaped, handcuffed, from a second-story deck . Pennsylvania State Police were called to a home in the first block of Christman Road about 6... Read more
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The Morning Call
Suspect tries to run during meth lab discoveryState police in East Penn Township, Carbon County, responding to a domestic abu
Suspect tries to run during meth lab discovery
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
State police in East Penn Township, Carbon County, responding to a domestic abuse call on Christman Road, said they found a methamphetamine lab. While they searched the residence, their suspect, 38-year-old Jason M. Trinkle of Lehighton, jumped off... Read more
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The Morning Call
PPL Plaza taxes go down after an assessment appealThe investment group that owns Allentown's PPL Plaza has settled a real estate
PPL Plaza taxes go down after an assessment appeal
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
The investment group that owns Allentown's PPL Plaza has settled a real estate tax appeal with Lehigh County, winning an additional $1.2 million reduction in the assessed value of the seven-story office complex that, for now, is home to Talen Energy... Read more
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The Morning Call
Jury in 'Slime' homicide case deliberates three hours, goes home for nightWhen the guy who wanted to fight him didn't shy away from the gun, Ulysses Rodr
Jury in 'Slime' homicide case deliberates three hours, goes home for night
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
When the guy who wanted to fight him didn't shy away from the gun, Ulysses Rodriguez said he got scared. "What kind of a person would challenge someone with a gun? Not someone in his right mind," he told a jury Thursday. Still, Rodriguez insisted... Read more
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The Morning Call
PPL Plaza taxes go down after an assessment appealThe investment group that owns Allentown's PPL Plaza has settled a real estate
PPL Plaza taxes go down after an assessment appeal
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
The investment group that owns Allentown's PPL Plaza has settled a real estate tax appeal with Lehigh County, winning an additional $1.2 million reduction in the assessed value of the seven-story office complex that, for now, is home to Talen Energy... Read more
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The Morning Call
Salisbury Twp. man charged with assault in stabbingSalisbury Township police charged a man with assault after he allegedly stabbed
Salisbury Twp. man charged with assault in stabbing
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
Salisbury Township police charged a man with assault after he allegedly stabbed a woman with a knife during a dispute Wednesday. Edward Reyes, 27, of the 1100 block of East Susquehanna Street in the township is charged with aggravated assault,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Witness testifies victim in fatal Bethlehem shooting not scared by gunThe drug dealer wouldn't take "no" for an answer, and that made Tyree Wimberly
Witness testifies victim in fatal Bethlehem shooting not scared by gun
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
The drug dealer wouldn't take "no" for an answer, and that made Tyree Wimberly angry. As Wimberly's best friend Michael Fritchman watched, the 21-year-old Allentown man tore off his jacket, flung it onto the sidewalk in west Bethlehem and got ready... Read more
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The Express-Times
Man who sexually assaulted teen at motel facing 20 years in prisonA Northampton County man who hit and sexually assaulted a teen girl, then tried
Man who sexually assaulted teen at motel facing 20 years in prison
The Express-Times / Posted 13 days ago
A Northampton County man who hit and sexually assaulted a teen girl, then tried to commit suicide, now faces 20 years in state prison. Michael Burdo, 59, of Bethlehem Township, apologized in court to the girl he assaulted at the Scottish Inn off... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bouncer to be re-sentenced today in 2012 rapper's slayingShortly after he sent Andrew Gesslein to a state prison in 2013, Lehigh County
Bouncer to be re-sentenced today in 2012 rapper's slaying
The Morning Call / Posted 15 days ago
Shortly after he sent Andrew Gesslein to a state prison in 2013, Lehigh County Judge Robert L. Steinberg publicly questioned if justice was served when a jury found the security guard guilty of voluntary manslaughter for gunning down an Allentown... Read more
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The Morning Call
Teen charged in three Allentown robberies ordered to face trialAn Allentown teen was ordered Wednesday to face charges for his role in three c
Teen charged in three Allentown robberies ordered to face trial
The Morning Call / Posted 20 days ago
An Allentown teen was ordered Wednesday to face charges for his role in three city robberies. Jacob I. Pabon, 19, allegedly committed two robberies in January and May and was the getaway driver in the May 29 heist of a south Allentown gas station,... Read more
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Times News
Carbon swears in new ADAThe newest member of the Carbon County District Attorney's Office was sworn in
Carbon swears in new ADA
Times News / Posted 20 days ago
The newest member of the Carbon County District Attorney's Office was sworn in Monday. Attorney Brian B. Gazo of Mahoning Township took the oath of office as the county's full-time assistant district attorney before President Judge Roger Nanovic in... Read more
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The Morning Call
Jurors deciding fate of alleged Emmaus bicycle banditTo find Steven Felton not guilty of committing 11 armed robberies around the Le
Jurors deciding fate of alleged Emmaus bicycle bandit
The Morning Call / Posted 25 days ago
To find Steven Felton not guilty of committing 11 armed robberies around the Lehigh Valley, jurors must either conclude that he is the unluckiest man in the world, or that his "evil twin" was so convincing that cashiers from all the stores mistakenly... Read more
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The Morning Call
Alleged robber laughs, cries and stomps through third day of trialEmotions often run high in court. For Steven Felton, the Emmaus man standing tr
Alleged robber laughs, cries and stomps through third day of trial
The Morning Call / Posted 25 days ago
Emotions often run high in court. For Steven Felton, the Emmaus man standing trial this week in Lehigh County Court for allegedly committing 11 armed robberies around the Lehigh Valley, Thursday was full of emotional highs — and lows. Felton, who is... Read more
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The Morning Call
Objection! Alleged robber tries legal wranglingBacked into a corner by nearly a dozen eye-witnesses and a constant stream of s
Objection! Alleged robber tries legal wrangling
The Morning Call / Posted 26 days ago
Backed into a corner by nearly a dozen eye-witnesses and a constant stream of store security videos that appeared to clearly show him committing armed robberies around the Lehigh Valley, Steven Felton shielded himself with a law book. Felton, who is... Read more
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The Morning Call
Pat Browne waives preliminary hearing on DUI chargesState Sen. Pat Browne has given up his right to a preliminary hearing on drunke
Pat Browne waives preliminary hearing on DUI charges
The Morning Call / Posted 27 days ago
State Sen. Pat Browne has given up his right to a preliminary hearing on drunken driving charges filed after a May motorcycle crash. Browne's preliminary hearing was scheduled for Aug. 13. Waiving the hearing means his case will go directly to... Read more
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The Morning Call
Allentown police charge three men with breaking into vacant homeAllentown police charged three men with breaking into a vacant house Friday to
Allentown police charge three men with breaking into vacant home
The Morning Call / Posted a month ago
Allentown police charged three men with breaking into a vacant house Friday to steal an air conditioner unit and furnace, according to Lehigh County Court records. Police said the theft was discovered by an unnamed neighbor, who called police around... Read more
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The Morning Call
Police charge man with sexual assault of teen in BethlehemBethlehem police charged a 22-year-old man with sexually assaulting a teen boy,
Police charge man with sexual assault of teen in Bethlehem
The Morning Call / Posted a month ago
Bethlehem police charged a 22-year-old man with sexually assaulting a teen boy, according to Lehigh County Court records. Jared Centeno of Phillipsburg, N.J. was charged Tuesday with involuntary deviate sexual intercourse, statutory sexual assault,... Read more

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