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The Morning Call
Half of two-restaurant operation opens at former Farmhouse site in EmmausPartners, previously owned Grille 3501 in South Whitehall Township 2001 to 2005
Half of two-restaurant operation opens at former Farmhouse site in Emmaus
The Morning Call / Posted 2 hours ago
Partners, previously owned Grille 3501 in South Whitehall Township 2001 to 2005 and briefly owned the Buckeye Tavern in Lower Macungie Township. His business partners at House & Barn include Scott Amey, and husband and wife Peter and Nicole... Read more
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The Express-Times
2 missionaries with Valley organization killed in JamaicaTwo missionaries who worked for a Lower Macungie Township organization that doe
2 missionaries with Valley organization killed in Jamaica
The Express-Times / Posted 9 hours ago
Two missionaries who worked for a Lower Macungie Township organization that does religious outreach in Jamaica were killed over the weekend, the organization said on Facebook. "On Saturday... Harold Nichols and Randy Hentzel ... were murdered,"... Read more
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The Morning Call
Newsmaker Q&A: Charles Butler, wrote book with Michael Phelps' coachCharles Butler of Lower Macungie Township is the co-author of the forthcoming b
Newsmaker Q&A: Charles Butler, wrote book with Michael Phelps' coach
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
Charles Butler of Lower Macungie Township is the co-author of the forthcoming book "The Golden Rules: 10 Steps to World-Class Excellence in Your Life and Work." He wrote the book, which St. Martin's Press is releasing on May 17, with Bob Bowman, the... Read more
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The Morning Call
'Refined rustic' cuisine finds a home in EmmausPartners, previously owned Grille 3501 in South Whitehall Township 2001 to 2005
'Refined rustic' cuisine finds a home in Emmaus
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
Partners, previously owned Grille 3501 in South Whitehall Township 2001 to 2005 and briefly owned the Buckeye Tavern in Lower Macungie Township. His business partners at House & Barn include Scott Amey, and husband and wife Peter and Nicole... Read more
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The Brown and White
Find out where to unload old prescription drugs SaturdayAllentown Police Department. Emmaus Police Department, 400 Jubilee St., Emmaus
Find out where to unload old prescription drugs Saturday
The Brown and White / Posted 3 days ago
Allentown Police Department. Emmaus Police Department, 400 Jubilee St., Emmaus. Camp Olympic, 3120 S. Cedar Crest Blvd., Lower Macungie Township, Pennsylvania State Police. Upper Saucon Township Police Department, 5500 Camp Meeting Road, Upper... Read more
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The Morning Call
Faith Church's wonderful jobMy family and I would like to submit a warm thank you to members of the Faith C
Faith Church's wonderful job
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
My family and I would like to submit a warm thank you to members of the Faith Church on Hamilton Boulevard in Lower Macungie Township for the wonderful job they did in cleaning up South Mountain Reservoir in Allentown on Sunday. Thanks again for... Read more
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The Morning Call
P.J. Whelihan's drops expansion plans for Broadway locationenlarging the popular eatery is being considered for vet clinic for Hamilton An
P.J. Whelihan's drops expansion plans for Broadway location
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
enlarging the popular eatery is being considered for vet clinic for Hamilton Animal Care, which already has a location in Lower Macungie Township. P.J. Whelihan's first submitted plans to combine properties at 4595 Broadway and 4570 W. Tilghman... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh County Authority will offer water testing to customers concerned about lead levelsLOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP — The Lehigh County Authority has fielded call after ca
Lehigh County Authority will offer water testing to customers concerned about lead levels
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
LOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP — The Lehigh County Authority has fielded call after call in recent weeks over concerns about high lead levels in drinking water. The concerns follow widespread media coverage of lead contamination issues nationally and, to a... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Lehigh County Authority to offer lead testingcollect samples. Sample bottles will be available at either the authority’s adm
Lehigh County Authority to offer lead testing
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 7 days ago
collect samples. Sample bottles will be available at either the authority’s administrative offices at 1053 Spruce Road in Lower Macungie Township or at the Allentown treatment plant at 1242 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive. Customers would return... Read more
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The Express-Times
Bethlehem's Luke Smith wins Northeast Pa. Stroke Play Championshipshot a 36-hole score of 11-over-par 73-82--155 to edge three players by two str
Bethlehem's Luke Smith wins Northeast Pa. Stroke Play Championship
The Express-Times / Posted 7 days ago
shot a 36-hole score of 11-over-par 73-82--155 to edge three players by two strokes: two-time champion John Olszewski of Lower Macungie Township, Dan Joseph of Cranford, N.J., and defending champion Matt Pfancook of Towamensing Township. Smith,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Parkland's powerful presentation of 'Titanic'that dark night. It is obvious that this is a production like no other and was
Parkland's powerful presentation of 'Titanic'
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
that dark night. It is obvious that this is a production like no other and was a labor of love by all who participated. Congratulations to each and every participant who made this musical so powerful. Mary Jo Moerkirk Lower Macungi... Read more
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The Morning Call
Foundry operator McWane Ductile tries to repair corporate damagefoundry. The closing put 180 employees out of work. Last December, McWane shut
Foundry operator McWane Ductile tries to repair corporate damage
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
foundry. The closing put 180 employees out of work. Last December, McWane shuttered a Tyler Pipe distribution center in Lower Macungie Township, moving those operations to Wayne, N.J., to accommodate the company's customers in the New York City... Read more
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The Morning Call
Hellertown Bakery rises to the occasionMay or June at 995 Postal Road in Hanover Township, Lehigh County. Owned by fa
Hellertown Bakery rises to the occasion
The Morning Call / Posted 9 days ago
May or June at 995 Postal Road in Hanover Township, Lehigh County. Owned by father and daughter Kishor and Niky Chokshi of Lower Macungie Township, the 4,000-square-foot distillery will feature a tasting room where customers can enjoy vodka, gin... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lower Macungie advances new restrictions on Route 100, looks at additional measuresLOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP — Lower Macungie officials are trying to keep up with t
Lower Macungie advances new restrictions on Route 100, looks at additional measures
The Morning Call / Posted 10 days ago
LOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP — Lower Macungie officials are trying to keep up with the evolving nature of the Route 100 corridor. Industrial development in the western part of the township has meant more truck traffic, leading to safety and... Read more
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The Morning Call
Pa. GOP delegate rules ignore will of peoplecandidate who offers them the most for their vote — which is legal. The Pennsy
Pa. GOP delegate rules ignore will of people
The Morning Call / Posted 10 days ago
candidate who offers them the most for their vote — which is legal. The Pennsylvania Republican State Committee's rules have allowed the delegates to ignore the voice of the people. These rules must be changed. Sara Glassman Lower Macungie Towns... Read more
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The Morning Call
Mack first-quarter deliveries decline 21 percentat its Lehigh Valley Operations in late January to meet the reduced demand in t
Mack first-quarter deliveries decline 21 percent
The Morning Call / Posted 10 days ago
at its Lehigh Valley Operations in late January to meet the reduced demand in the market. Mack's 1-million-square-foot Lower Macungie Township plant is where all Mack trucks built for the North American market and export are assembled. Local... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Lower Macungie imposing more restrictions on trucksMore restrictions are being imposed on tractor-trailers operating in Lower Macu
Lower Macungie imposing more restrictions on trucks
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 10 days ago
More restrictions are being imposed on tractor-trailers operating in Lower Macungie Township. The rigs no longer are allowed to make turns at the intersection of Route 100 and Schoeneck Road. And they soon they will be prohibited from using noisy... Read more
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The Morning Call
Wescosville veterinary clinic wants an office in South Whitehalla doctor's office for dogs and cats," he said. The clinic will maintain its ca
Wescosville veterinary clinic wants an office in South Whitehall
The Morning Call / Posted 10 days ago
a doctor's office for dogs and cats," he said. The clinic will maintain its care center in the Wescosville section of Lower Macungie Township and operate the South Whitehall site as a second location, veterinarian Owen DeVos said. The plan... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Police warn of attempted child luringwas the victim of an attempted child luring on Wednesday night. The victim was
Police warn of attempted child luring
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 11 days ago
was the victim of an attempted child luring on Wednesday night. The victim was walking her dog along Nonemaker Lane, Lower Macungie Township, Lehigh County at approximately 7:30pm when a white sedan passed her, then reversed direction to... Read more
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The Express-Times
Man tried to lure teen in Lower Macungie Twp, cops sayA male driver pulled up alongside a teenager Wednesday evening walking her dog
Man tried to lure teen in Lower Macungie Twp, cops say
The Express-Times / Posted 11 days ago
A male driver pulled up alongside a teenager Wednesday evening walking her dog on Nonemaker Lane in Lower Macungie Township and repeatedly tried to get her to come to him, according to state police. Pennsylvania State Police in Fogelsville say the... Read more
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The Morning Call
How Republican Party got to where it is todayliberal Democrat, Republican leaders on Jan. 20, 2008, adopted a scorched earth
How Republican Party got to where it is today
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
liberal Democrat, Republican leaders on Jan. 20, 2008, adopted a scorched earth opposition strategy. Include birtherism and the rise of the tea party, and you have the genesis of today's Republican Party. Jane Aylor Fretz Lower Macungie To... Read more
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The Morning Call
Another Weis beer cafe opens in Northampton Countycomplex in Bethlehem Township. Whole Foods also plans to sell beer at its futur
Another Weis beer cafe opens in Northampton County
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
complex in Bethlehem Township. Whole Foods also plans to sell beer at its future Hamilton Crossings shopping center in Lower Macungie Township, and Giant Food Stores intends to do the same at its store in Palmer Township. Supermarkets selling... Read more
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The Morning Call
Court orders new sentence for second Freeman brother in neo-Nazi killingsthe murders inspired another Lehigh County teen to shoot his parents with a hun
Court orders new sentence for second Freeman brother in neo-Nazi killings
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
the murders inspired another Lehigh County teen to shoot his parents with a hunting rifle days later. Jeffrey Howorth of Lower Macungie Township was found not guilty by reason of insanity and sent to Norristown State Hospital. Twitter... Read more
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The Morning Call
Pete Carril held a couple of Lehigh Valley coaching jobs before Princeton1966 — Bob Rodale of Lower Macungie Township is named to the All-American Skeet
Pete Carril held a couple of Lehigh Valley coaching jobs before Princeton
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
1966 — Bob Rodale of Lower Macungie Township is named to the All-American Skeet Team by Sports Afield magazine after helping the U.S. win the World Moving Target Championship the previous fall in Chile. The 36-year-old Rodale, also named to the team... Read more
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The Express-Times
Man allegedly threatens to burn down trailer, slit cats' throatsAÂ Lower Macungie Township man threatened during an argument to burn down a tra
Man allegedly threatens to burn down trailer, slit cats' throats
The Express-Times / Posted 13 days ago
AÂ Lower Macungie Township man threatened during an argument to burn down a trailer and slit the throats of three cats, Pennsylvania State Police said. Adam Bartz, 21, of the 900 block of South Krocks Road, was arguing with a woman the night of... Read more
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The Morning Call
Security overrides email, cellphone privacy concernshave nothing to hide. The potential for serious terrorist attacks exists in th
Security overrides email, cellphone privacy concerns
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
have nothing to hide. The potential for serious terrorist attacks exists in the USA, the same as in the rest of the world. So why not take all the necessary steps needed to stop such a terrible act? Richard W. Giles Lower Macun... Read more
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The Express-Times
Man and teen cited following alleged Wi-Fi usage disputeA 50-year-old man and a teenager from Lower Macungie Township were both charged
Man and teen cited following alleged Wi-Fi usage dispute
The Express-Times / Posted 14 days ago
A 50-year-old man and a teenager from Lower Macungie Township were both charged with harassment following an argument over Wi-Fi usage, state police said. Brian John Exton, 50, of the 6600 block of Hauser Road, and a 17-year-old boy at 9:21 p.m.... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Motorcyclist injured after collision with vehicle in Lehigh CountyA man was injured Friday afternoon after his motorcycle collided with a vehicle
Motorcyclist injured after collision with vehicle in Lehigh County
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 15 days ago
A man was injured Friday afternoon after his motorcycle collided with a vehicle in Lower Macungie Township. The incident happened around 3:05 p.m. at the intersection of Brookside Road and Walnut Street. Police say Jay Geiger, 53, was traveling... Read more
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The Morning Call
Local Mack boss out, company confirmsarrived in the Lehigh Valley in May to lead Mack's local operations, including
Local Mack boss out, company confirms
The Morning Call / Posted 16 days ago
arrived in the Lehigh Valley in May to lead Mack's local operations, including the company's 1 million-square-foot plant in Lower Macungie Township where all Mack trucks built for the North American market and exports are assembled. Don Cunningham,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Michael Siegel: Jaindl should not miss chance to build something special in Trexlertowndeveloper wins. Case in point is David Jaindl's proposed Trexler Business Cent
Michael Siegel: Jaindl should not miss chance to build something special in Trexlertown
The Morning Call / Posted 16 days ago
developer wins. Case in point is David Jaindl's proposed Trexler Business Center and Movie Tavern on Hamilton Boulevard in Lower Macungie Township. Jaindl has produced aesthetically acceptable commercial developments but not remarkable ones. The... Read more
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The Express-Times
Mack Trucks commits to Lehigh Valley with $70M investmentThe modernization of the 7000 Alburtis Road facility in Lower Macungie Township
Mack Trucks commits to Lehigh Valley with $70M investment
The Express-Times / Posted 16 days ago
The modernization of the 7000 Alburtis Road facility in Lower Macungie Township is projected to take three years, and aims to improve manufacturing quality and efficiency, according to the announcement. The 1-million-square-foot facility assembles... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Mack investing $70 million in Lower Macungie plantyears to improve manufacturing quality and efficiency and modernize the operati
Mack investing $70 million in Lower Macungie plant
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 17 days ago
years to improve manufacturing quality and efficiency and modernize the operation. The Mack plant is along Route 100 in Lower Macungie Township, just outside the borough of Macungie. "For more than 40 years, Mack's Lehigh Valley Operations has... Read more
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The Morning Call
Movie Tavern plan takes another step forward; future of sycamores still in questionLOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP — Some old sycamores along Hamilton Boulevard will have
Movie Tavern plan takes another step forward; future of sycamores still in question
The Morning Call / Posted 18 days ago
LOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP — Some old sycamores along Hamilton Boulevard will have to coexist with PennDOT-required deceleration lanes into a proposed commercial development featuring the Lehigh Valley's first Movie Tavern. Jaindl Land Co.'s Trexler... Read more
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The Morning Call
Elton John concert sellout frustrating to fans30 minutes after tickets went on sale. I wanted only two tickets and was told n
Elton John concert sellout frustrating to fans
The Morning Call / Posted 18 days ago
30 minutes after tickets went on sale. I wanted only two tickets and was told no tickets were available. Unfortunately my name wasn't Scott StubHub! or Steve Ticketmaster. Joe Taxpayer just got fleeced again. Michael Herring Lower Macungie Town... Read more
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The Morning Call
Trout Unlimited Chapter, Boy Scouts plant trees, shrubs along Little Lehigh CreekLOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP — About 40 volunteers braved near-freezing temperatures
Trout Unlimited Chapter, Boy Scouts plant trees, shrubs along Little Lehigh Creek
The Morning Call / Posted 19 days ago
LOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP — About 40 volunteers braved near-freezing temperatures Saturday morning to plant 164 trees and shrubs along 1,200 feet of the Little Lehigh Creek paralleling Spring Creek Road. The Little Lehigh Chapter of Trout Unlimited... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lower Macungie again mulling switch to in-house township engineerLOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP — Lower Macungie Township is once again considering the
Lower Macungie again mulling switch to in-house township engineer
The Morning Call / Posted 19 days ago
LOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP — Lower Macungie Township is once again considering the move to an in-house engineer. The Board of Commissioners voted 3-2 last week to advertise a Request For Proposals for professional engineering services as well as a job... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh County Authority taking measures to become more transparentLOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP — Environmental activists and other concerned citizens
Lehigh County Authority taking measures to become more transparent
The Morning Call / Posted 19 days ago
LOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP — Environmental activists and other concerned citizens of Lehigh County on Monday implored Lehigh County Authority Board of Directors to do a better job engaging the public and to take seriously new transparency... Read more
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The Morning Call
GOP should forsake obstructionist agendaBarack Obama. Despite all the roadblocks used to make Obama look bad (see Sen.
GOP should forsake obstructionist agenda
The Morning Call / Posted 19 days ago
Barack Obama. Despite all the roadblocks used to make Obama look bad (see Sen. Mitch McConnell), Republicans failed. Come on, Republicans, put America first, not your obstructionist party's agenda. H. William Gross Lower Macu... Read more
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The Morning Call
Pa. abortion bill overly restrictiveis different. These decisions should be made by a woman, in consultation with h
Pa. abortion bill overly restrictive
The Morning Call / Posted 20 days ago
is different. These decisions should be made by a woman, in consultation with her doctor and family and guided by her faith — not politicians seeking political ground before a primary election. Rabbi Rebecca Einstein Schorr Lower Macungie Tow... Read more
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The Morning Call
Whole Foods, like Costco, expected to open later this fall at Hamilton CrossingsLOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP — The Lehigh Valley's first Whole Foods Market is expec
Whole Foods, like Costco, expected to open later this fall at Hamilton Crossings
The Morning Call / Posted 21 days ago
LOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP — The Lehigh Valley's first Whole Foods Market is expected to open this October, a few months after other stores at Hamilton Crossings shopping center. Speaking to the Lower Macungie Township Board of Commissioners last week,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Discrimination unacceptabletransportation? Literacy tests before gays and lesbians are allowed to vote? Ho
Discrimination unacceptable
The Morning Call / Posted 23 days ago
transportation? Literacy tests before gays and lesbians are allowed to vote? How about visual ID badges? Discrimination against any group of people justified by your religious beliefs is still discrimination! Ted Moyer Lower Macungie... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lower Macungie dog park at Camp Olympic held up by permit modificationLOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP — Heel, Sparky: your canine promised land at Camp Olymp
Lower Macungie dog park at Camp Olympic held up by permit modification
The Morning Call / Posted 24 days ago
LOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP — Heel, Sparky: your canine promised land at Camp Olympic has come to the attention of environmental regulators. Lower Macungie Township had planned on converting two acres of existing cornfield into a grassy lawn this... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Dog park may not open in Lower Macungie this yearLooks like Lower Macungie Township won’t have an operational dog park this year
Dog park may not open in Lower Macungie this year
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 24 days ago
Looks like Lower Macungie Township won’t have an operational dog park this year — at least not in its Camp Olympic Park. The township planned to create its first dog park in what is now a cornfield in Camp Olympic, which is off Cedar Crest Boulevard... Read more
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The Express-Times
Ex-doctor who exposed himself 3 times from car avoids jailsaid Monday. March 25, 2015: A 17-year-old girl told police she was getting in
Ex-doctor who exposed himself 3 times from car avoids jail
The Express-Times / Posted 28 days ago
said Monday. March 25, 2015: A 17-year-old girl told police she was getting into her car outside the Wawa off Route 100 in Lower Macungie Township when a man in the car parked next to her with the window rolled down said hello, records say. The... Read more
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The Morning Call
Doctor gets probation for flashing college studentswas arrested in April after two incidents at Muhlenberg College in Allentown an
Doctor gets probation for flashing college students
The Morning Call / Posted 28 days ago
was arrested in April after two incidents at Muhlenberg College in Allentown and another at the Wawa on Route 100 in Lower Macungie Township. According to a criminal complaint: Allentown police began receiving reports in late February 2015... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Distraction burglaries reported in Lehigh Valleyin Berks and Lancaster Counties. Now, police say victims have reported similar
Distraction burglaries reported in Lehigh Valley
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 28 days ago
in Berks and Lancaster Counties. Now, police say victims have reported similar crimes in the area of East Texas Road in Lower Macungie Township and in other parts of Lehigh County. They are crimes that can target any unsuspecting homeowner, but... Read more
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The Express-Times
Fiery crash that killed 5 people caused by bad lane change, police sayaction in this crash," police said. The five victims were co-workers at Qualit
Fiery crash that killed 5 people caused by bad lane change, police say
The Express-Times / Posted a month ago
action in this crash," police said. The five victims were co-workers at Quality Packaging Specialists International in Lower Macungie Township, and the business started a GoFundMe page for the victims' families. It had raised more than $12,000... Read more
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The Morning Call
Volunteers sought for Lower Macungie tree planting to protect Little Lehigh Creekseeking volunteers to help plant 162 trees and shrubs along a vulnerable 1,200-
Volunteers sought for Lower Macungie tree planting to protect Little Lehigh Creek
The Morning Call / Posted a month ago
seeking volunteers to help plant 162 trees and shrubs along a vulnerable 1,200-foot section of the Little Lehigh Creek in Lower Macungie Township. The coldwater fisheries conservation group received a $7,000 grant for the project from the... Read more

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