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The Morning Call
Cancer fundraiser exceeds $250,000of items to make this fundraiser a great success. This year the Boutique raised
Cancer fundraiser exceeds $250,000
The Morning Call / Posted 21 hours ago
of items to make this fundraiser a great success. This year the Boutique raised $252,000 to benefit the Cancer Support Community Greater Lehigh Valley, St. Luke's VNA Hospice and St. Luke's Cancer Center. Karen and Gary Carl Lower Macungie Town... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Merchants turn out to learn about Hamilton Blvd. upgradesHamilton Boulevard from Cedar Crest Boulevard to the Trexlertown area of Upper
Merchants turn out to learn about Hamilton Blvd. upgrades
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
Hamilton Boulevard from Cedar Crest Boulevard to the Trexlertown area of Upper Macungie Township. The forum was hosted by Lower Macungie Township in conjunction with the Western Lehigh Chamber of Commerce and South Whitehall Township. Lower... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Two state police officers promoted to lieutenantserve as the staff services section commander and Lt. William Cawley as the pat
Two state police officers promoted to lieutenant
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
serve as the staff services section commander and Lt. William Cawley as the patrol section commander. Nosal, a native of Lower Macungie Township, Lehigh County, most recently served as the station commander of Troop M, Dublin. He enlisted in the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Why more people should carry gunscar. We are a nation of helpless victims just waiting to be slaughtered like th
Why more people should carry guns
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
car. We are a nation of helpless victims just waiting to be slaughtered like the victims in Orlando. Just think, if a few of those people would have had concealed handguns, they might not have been victims. Peter L. Pavlovic Lower Macungie Town... Read more
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The Morning Call
Will Republicans nominate Trump?nominate a person who cannot win the general election but who will also perform
Will Republicans nominate Trump?
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
nominate a person who cannot win the general election but who will also perform so poorly at the polls that he is likely to drag down with him many of the serious candidates for the U.S. Senate and House? James McMahan Lower Macungi... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lower Macungie nurse to compete to be "American Tarzan"Ironman lumberjack champion when she competes on a new survival competition ser
Lower Macungie nurse to compete to be "American Tarzan"
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
Ironman lumberjack champion when she competes on a new survival competition series called “American Tarzan.” Liszka of Lower Macungie Township is one of seven competitors will face brutal conditions as they race across a remote Caribbean island... Read more
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The Morning Call
Costco switches to Visa: It stops taking American Express credit cardsfrom American Express. The Lehigh Valley's first Costco is under construction
Costco switches to Visa: It stops taking American Express credit cards
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
from American Express. The Lehigh Valley's first Costco is under construction in the Hamilton Crossings shopping center in Lower Macungie Township, and is scheduled to open in October. Good news for Visa issuers Costco's transition has some of... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lower Macungie adopts official map despite concerns of Lehigh Country Club, othersLOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP — The past year, Lower Macungie Township officials have
Lower Macungie adopts official map despite concerns of Lehigh Country Club, others
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
LOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP — The past year, Lower Macungie Township officials have repeatedly called the official map it was drafting a planning and transparency tool. It telegraphs down to the property how the township would like to grow. But some... Read more
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The Morning Call
Jim Palmquist: New Pa. law small but important step for family caregiversit a labor of love and simply wouldn't have it any other way. Thankfully, Penns
Jim Palmquist: New Pa. law small but important step for family caregivers
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
it a labor of love and simply wouldn't have it any other way. Thankfully, Pennsylvania's new CARE Act will make that job a little easier. Jim Palmquist, who lives in Lower Macungie Township, is the volunteer state president for AARP Pennsy... Read more
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The Morning Call
An art display for the ages in Allentown's West Parkoff her newborn baby. "Oh, I fall in love with every one of these scenes befor
An art display for the ages in Allentown's West Park
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
off her newborn baby. "Oh, I fall in love with every one of these scenes before I decide to paint them," Roeder, of Lower Macungie Township, said during Saturday's 42nd annual Art in the Park event. "Then I sit on my front porch and paint. I... Read more
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The Morning Call
Don't forget massacre at Wounded Kneeof the U.S. troops on Dec. 29, 1890? The massacre at Wounded Knee occurred beca
Don't forget massacre at Wounded Knee
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
of the U.S. troops on Dec. 29, 1890? The massacre at Wounded Knee occurred because the U.S. troops were trying to disarm the Sioux. There were at least four books written about this massacre. Interesting. Elizabeth Broadbent Lower Macungie Town... Read more
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The Express-Times
4 local golfers qualify for Pennsylvania Amateur Championshipwere: Cory Haldeman of Upper Saucon Township (1-under-par 71), Chad Hess of Upp
4 local golfers qualify for Pennsylvania Amateur Championship
The Express-Times / Posted 8 days ago
were: Cory Haldeman of Upper Saucon Township (1-under-par 71), Chad Hess of Upper Macungie Township (74), Kyle Wambold of Lower Macungie Township (74) and Max Harrington of Lower Macungie Township (76). Haldeman, 17, is a recent Moravian Academy... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Route 100 intersection finally will be made saferConstruction of the long-planned realignment of the intersection of Route 100 a
Route 100 intersection finally will be made safer
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 9 days ago
Construction of the long-planned realignment of the intersection of Route 100 and Schoeneck Road in Lower Macungie Township finally should begin within four to six weeks and be substantially completed by October. That prediction was made Thursday... Read more
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The Morning Call
Realignment of dangerous Route 100 intersection in Lower Macungie will finally proceedLOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP — Crashes have occurred all too often at the Schoeneck
Realignment of dangerous Route 100 intersection in Lower Macungie will finally proceed
The Morning Call / Posted 9 days ago
LOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP — Crashes have occurred all too often at the Schoeneck Road and Route 100 intersection, especially as tractor-trailer traffic has increased. But developer David Jaindl said a long-anticipated realignment of the intersection... Read more
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The Morning Call
Clinton unfit to be president— which is hard to believe — or it is being told to stall. No wonder the public
Clinton unfit to be president
The Morning Call / Posted 9 days ago
— which is hard to believe — or it is being told to stall. No wonder the public is sick of the stonewalling and obfuscation by the Obama administration. She cannot be the president of this great country. Anthony Cusumano Lower Macungie... Read more
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The Morning Call
Trump could be effective as presidentHow can we expect her to propose solutions to things that she does not see as p
Trump could be effective as president
The Morning Call / Posted 9 days ago
How can we expect her to propose solutions to things that she does not see as problems? Trump is at least trying to solve the problems facing this country. He may not be pretty, but he could be effective. Peter T. McIntyre Lower Macungie Tow... Read more
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The Morning Call
Clinton possesses strength, knowledge to be presidentto destroy her. No one public official been more scrutinized, verbally abused o
Clinton possesses strength, knowledge to be president
The Morning Call / Posted 9 days ago
to destroy her. No one public official been more scrutinized, verbally abused or wrongfully attacked. Clinton has earned her role in history. It's time to elect her as president of these United States. Jane Aylor Fretz Lower Macungie... Read more
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The Morning Call
Learning about worldlive in other parts of the world. This article about children in China made me
Learning about world
The Morning Call / Posted 9 days ago
live in other parts of the world. This article about children in China made me realize how lucky I am and how easy I have it. I would like to read more stories like this and learn more about the world around me. Dante Brady Lower Macungie Tow... Read more
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The Morning Call
Is Hillary Clinton worthy of making history?my granddaughters and tell them, "You can be anything you want to be as long as
Is Hillary Clinton worthy of making history?
The Morning Call / Posted 10 days ago
my granddaughters and tell them, "You can be anything you want to be as long as you are willing to lie"? Is she the woman we want to see go down in history books as the first woman president of the United States? Marge Crisp Lower Macungie Town... Read more
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The Morning Call
Family: New twist on fairy tales by Players of the Stageshow, "Love Labors Happily Ever After," by Players of the Stage that opens June
Family: New twist on fairy tales by Players of the Stage
The Morning Call / Posted 10 days ago
show, "Love Labors Happily Ever After," by Players of the Stage that opens June 16 at Living Hope Presbyterian Church in Lower Macungie Township. Snow White, Cinderella, Rapunzel and Sleeping Beauty have all found their prince but now all have... Read more
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The Express-Times
Handwriting links daughter to dad's stolen checks, troopers sayA Lower Macungie Township woman is accused of stealing checks from her dad whil
Handwriting links daughter to dad's stolen checks, troopers say
The Express-Times / Posted 10 days ago
A Lower Macungie Township woman is accused of stealing checks from her dad while he was hospitalized. Pennsylvania State Police said the dad discovered the thefts in April, after he was released from the hospital. He confronted his daughter, Jessica... Read more
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The Morning Call
New twist on fairy tales at Players of the Stagethe concept behind the new family show by Players of the Stage that opens today
New twist on fairy tales at Players of the Stage
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
the concept behind the new family show by Players of the Stage that opens today at Living Hope Presbyterian Church in Lower Macungie Township. Snow White, Cinderella, Rapunzel and Sleeping Beauty have all found their prince but now all have... Read more
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The Morning Call
East Penn will pay Jaindl $1.7 million in new deal on Sauerkraut Lane extensionAlan Earnshaw, Chuck Ballard and Francee Fuller all voted in favor of the origi
East Penn will pay Jaindl $1.7 million in new deal on Sauerkraut Lane extension
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
Alan Earnshaw, Chuck Ballard and Francee Fuller all voted in favor of the original Jaindl deal last decade. At the time, Lower Macungie Township was the fastest-growing township in the state, but the East Penn student population plateaued after... Read more
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The Morning Call
Is Trump the best America can do?fueled by our politicians without the courage to compromise and an ineffective
Is Trump the best America can do?
The Morning Call / Posted 16 days ago
fueled by our politicians without the courage to compromise and an ineffective establishment too paralyzed by partisanship. To those believing in Julius Caesar — a word of caution. He did cross the Rubicon. Xavier Faura Lower Macungie... Read more
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The Morning Call
Clinton should not be presidentare in for trouble. I am not thrilled with Donald Trump. I do agree with most
Clinton should not be president
The Morning Call / Posted 16 days ago
are in for trouble. I am not thrilled with Donald Trump. I do agree with most of his ideas but abhor his cocky attitude. But then maybe after President Obama's running of world affairs maybe that would be good. Rick Thompson Lower Macungie Towns... Read more
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The Morning Call
Logan Beck: 'My heart sank' when reading about former Stanford swimmer who got only 6 months in jailthat altered the course of my life 12 years ago. I browsed a series of article
Logan Beck: 'My heart sank' when reading about former Stanford swimmer who got only 6 months in jail
The Morning Call / Posted 16 days ago
that altered the course of my life 12 years ago. I browsed a series of articles with key words like "green truck" and "Lower Macungie Township" and finally found what I was searching for, an article published by The Morning Call with the... Read more
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The Express-Times
What a Volvo, iPad and tombstone have in common in Lehigh Countyin the 1200 block of Highland Drive, in the township's Orefield section, accord
What a Volvo, iPad and tombstone have in common in Lehigh County
The Express-Times / Posted 17 days ago
in the 1200 block of Highland Drive, in the township's Orefield section, according to police. A 70-year-old man from Lower Macungie Township reported the theft of what police labeled a "bronze tombstone" at 9:45 a.m. June 1. It had gone... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bill White's Pet of the Week: Roland was pulled from a high-kill shelterwith dogs. Itty Bitty Kitty, Inc. is a non-kill, on-profit 501(c)(3) cat rescu
Bill White's Pet of the Week: Roland was pulled from a high-kill shelter
The Morning Call / Posted 18 days ago
with dogs. Itty Bitty Kitty, Inc. is a non-kill, on-profit 501(c)(3) cat rescue organization. Its shelter, located in Lower Macungie Township, is currently open to the public by appointment only. Until an adoption is finalized, the shelter... Read more
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The Morning Call
Troopers nab baby formula shoplifter at Lower Macungie Wal-Mart; also find cocaineLOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP — A man arrested Monday for shoplifting baby formula fr
Troopers nab baby formula shoplifter at Lower Macungie Wal-Mart; also find cocaine
The Morning Call / Posted 18 days ago
LOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP — A man arrested Monday for shoplifting baby formula from the Wal-Mart in Lower Macungie Township had 12 bags of cocaine in his pocket, according to court records. Anthony Austin, 36, with a last known address in Reading, was... Read more
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The Brown and White
Hudson wins 2nd straight L.V. Senior Amateur Medal Play titlethe tournament by two strokes. Woodring, the 1992 Lehigh Valley Amateur winner
Hudson wins 2nd straight L.V. Senior Amateur Medal Play title
The Brown and White / Posted 18 days ago
the tournament by two strokes. Woodring, the 1992 Lehigh Valley Amateur winner, was second at 72-72--144. Dominic Carr of Lower Macungie Township, who won the event in 2014, was third with a 74-71--145. "Considering the great field, it feels... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Berks man stole $1,000 worth of baby formula from Walmart, police sayworth of baby formula. Pennsylvania State Police arrested Anthony Austin late
Berks man stole $1,000 worth of baby formula from Walmart, police say
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 18 days ago
worth of baby formula. Pennsylvania State Police arrested Anthony Austin late Monday morning at the Walmart store in Lower Macungie Township, Lehigh County, as he tried to steal 12 containers of Similac. Walmart security called state police... Read more
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The Morning Call
Ali had a magical way with thingsLas Vegas magicians. His tributes say he was lightning fast, and he is quoted
Ali had a magical way with things
The Morning Call / Posted 18 days ago
Las Vegas magicians. His tributes say he was lightning fast, and he is quoted as saying, "His hands can't hit what his eyes can't see." I wonder if his opponents' eyes sometimes never saw what hit them. George R. Eichler Lower Macungie T... Read more
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The Morning Call
This Cane Corso has an Instagram account•Name: Ahnika Rain Bogart •Hometown: Lower Macungie Township •Type of pet: Do
This Cane Corso has an Instagram account
The Morning Call / Posted 18 days ago
•Name: Ahnika Rain Bogart •Hometown: Lower Macungie Township •Type of pet: Dog •Breed: Cane Corso •Why he is my friend: He always makes me smile. •In four words: Protective, adorable, strong, intelligent. •Best trait: He is... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Berks man nabbed for stealing $1,000 of baby formulathan $1,000 worth of baby formula. Pennsylvania State Police arrested Anthony
Berks man nabbed for stealing $1,000 of baby formula
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 18 days ago
than $1,000 worth of baby formula. Pennsylvania State Police arrested Anthony Austin late Monday morning at a Walmart in Lower Macungie Township as he tried to steal 12 containers of Similac. It was the fourth time the 36-year-old was spotted... Read more
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The Morning Call
Allen student works hard to pursue dreamproud of what their child has accomplished. The best of luck to him at Vanderbi
Allen student works hard to pursue dream
The Morning Call / Posted 19 days ago
proud of what their child has accomplished. The best of luck to him at Vanderbilt University as he pursues his dreams and shows young people how to get ahead by working hard and not having things handed to them. Joann Decker Lower Macungie Town... Read more
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The Morning Call
50 things everyone in the Lehigh Valley should doand a great gallery of trucks produced for 68 years by Mack Trucks. Mack, of co
50 things everyone in the Lehigh Valley should do
The Morning Call / Posted 20 days ago
and a great gallery of trucks produced for 68 years by Mack Trucks. Mack, of course, makes all its trucks at a plant in Lower Macungie Township. Stop in at its HubCap Cafe, a 1953 soda fountain in the museum that serves ice cream cones,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Forks Township police set up exchange zone to protect Craigslist buyers and sellersand his friend Michael Cringoli of New Jersey escaped with their lives after a
Forks Township police set up exchange zone to protect Craigslist buyers and sellers
The Morning Call / Posted 21 days ago
and his friend Michael Cringoli of New Jersey escaped with their lives after a run-in with a Craigslist seller at a Lower Macungie Township home. Bartholomew and Cringoli arrived with $50,000 to buy a comic book collection. Initially they... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lower Macungie Commissioners vote to open dog parkLOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP — Since she lives in an apartment complex, Barbara Ball
Lower Macungie Commissioners vote to open dog park
The Morning Call / Posted 23 days ago
LOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP — Since she lives in an apartment complex, Barbara Ballard doesn't have a place close to home where her miniature pinscher can roam free. But on Thursday, the Lower Macungie Township commissioners approved Spring Creek... Read more
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The Express-Times
Coroner finds nothing suspicious in infant girl's deathsuspicious about her death and the baby suffered no trauma. Jessella Torres, o
Coroner finds nothing suspicious in infant girl's death
The Express-Times / Posted 23 days ago
suspicious about her death and the baby suffered no trauma. Jessella Torres, of the 1200 block of North Brookside Road in Lower Macungie Township, was pronounced dead at 10:07 a.m. Wednesday at Lehigh Valley Hospital in Salisbury Township. The... Read more
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The Express-Times
Infant girl's death under investigation, coroner saysa 5-month-old girl, the Lehigh County Coroner's Office said. Jessella Torres,
Infant girl's death under investigation, coroner says
The Express-Times / Posted 24 days ago
a 5-month-old girl, the Lehigh County Coroner's Office said. Jessella Torres, of the 1200 block of North Brookside Road in Lower Macungie Township, was pronounced dead at 10:07 a.m. at Lehigh Valley Hospital in Salisbury Township. An autopsy is... Read more
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The Morning Call
Charlotte Mann is a 'special person'positive stories about good citizens such as Charlotte who have given back to t
Charlotte Mann is a 'special person'
The Morning Call / Posted 24 days ago
positive stories about good citizens such as Charlotte who have given back to their community. In addition to her volunteer work, her dear friendships along the way included my late mother-in-law Jean Ruch. Pat Ruch-Barth Lower Macungie T... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bill White's Pet of the Week: Adopt this cat for a match made in "Heaven"the cat condo. Itty Bitty Kitty, Inc. is a non-kill, on-profit 501(c)(3) cat r
Bill White's Pet of the Week: Adopt this cat for a match made in "Heaven"
The Morning Call / Posted 25 days ago
the cat condo. Itty Bitty Kitty, Inc. is a non-kill, on-profit 501(c)(3) cat rescue organization. Its shelter, located in Lower Macungie Township, is currently open to the public by appointment only. Until the purr-fect match is made, the shelter... Read more
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The Morning Call
Allen student's story 'wonderful, uplifting'Mardochee will one day become a fantastic doctor, as he continues to play his b
Allen student's story 'wonderful, uplifting'
The Morning Call / Posted 25 days ago
Mardochee will one day become a fantastic doctor, as he continues to play his beloved cello. He will also be able to continue the cycle of reaching out to others and making a difference in many people's lives. Nanette Chladny Lower Macungie Towns... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lower Macungie choosing new dog park siteLOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP — From what Roger Williams can recall, the first seriou
Lower Macungie choosing new dog park site
The Morning Call / Posted 25 days ago
LOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP — From what Roger Williams can recall, the first serious discussion about building a dog park in Lower Macungie Township occurred around 2009. "In dog years, that's 50 years ago," Williams, chairman of the dog park volunteer... Read more
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The Express-Times
Weekend sobriety checkpoint yields 4 arrestsconducted the checkpoint from 10 p.m. Saturday to 3 a.m. Sunday on Route 222 so
Weekend sobriety checkpoint yields 4 arrests
The Express-Times / Posted 27 days ago
conducted the checkpoint from 10 p.m. Saturday to 3 a.m. Sunday on Route 222 south -- east of Krocks Road in Lower Macungie Township. The goal of a sobriety checkpoint is to reduce the number of alcohol- and drug-related fatal and... Read more
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The Morning Call
The Lehigh Valley's middle class is shrinking, like rest of the country'sa middle-class lifestyle these days takes some effort, said Kevin Fronheiser, a
The Lehigh Valley's middle class is shrinking, like rest of the country's
The Morning Call / Posted 28 days ago
a middle-class lifestyle these days takes some effort, said Kevin Fronheiser, a production tech at the Mack Trucks plant in Lower Macungie Township. He and his wife both work to provide comfortable but not extravagant lives for their three children,... Read more
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The Express-Times
Beat the heat: Which Lehigh Valley pools and spray parks are open?pool, 1401 Shimerville Road Opens May 28, weekends only through June 5. Opens
Beat the heat: Which Lehigh Valley pools and spray parks are open?
The Express-Times / Posted 29 days ago
pool, 1401 Shimerville Road Opens May 28, weekends only through June 5. Opens daily starting June 11. Hours: Noon-8 p.m. Lower Macungie Township Township pool, 3400 Brookside Road, Macungie Opens May 28 for Memorial Day weekend. Opens daily... Read more
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The Morning Call
Trump needs civics lessonis idiotic. An amendment is not approved by the president. Only Congress and t
Trump needs civics lesson
The Morning Call / Posted 30 days ago
is idiotic. An amendment is not approved by the president. Only Congress and three-fourths of the states have that power. If Trump wants to be president, he should get out his old civics textbook and read it. William Hickey Lower Macungie Town... Read more

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