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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
A sign of compromise wins Movie Tavern zoning reliefWhat's 10 feet? Not enough to worry about for the Lower Macungie Township Zoni
A sign of compromise wins Movie Tavern zoning relief
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 5 hours ago
What's 10 feet? Not enough to worry about for the Lower Macungie Township Zoning Hearing Board. On Tuesday night the three-member board granted a variance to Movie Tavern to erect a sign, 10 feet above the maximum height allowed by the township's... Read more
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The Morning Call
Movie Tavern gets approval for controversial tower at Trexlertown locationLOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP — Don't expect a film adaptation, but the strange saga
Movie Tavern gets approval for controversial tower at Trexlertown location
The Morning Call / Posted 5 hours ago
LOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP — Don't expect a film adaptation, but the strange saga of the Movie Tavern tower has come to an end. The Lower Macungie Township Zoning Hearing Board on Tuesday OK'd a 60-foot-tall tower at the Lehigh Valley's first... Read more
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The Express-Times
Northwestern's Miller in 2nd place after 2nd round of Pa. Amateurwho missed the cut were: Jason Wilson of South Whitehall Township (77-77--154),
Northwestern's Miller in 2nd place after 2nd round of Pa. Amateur
The Express-Times / Posted 6 hours ago
who missed the cut were: Jason Wilson of South Whitehall Township (77-77--154), former Emmaus golfer Kyle Wambold of Lower Macungie Township (74-80--154), former Emmaus golfer Max Harrington (75-83--158) and former Moravian Academy player... Read more
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The Morning Call
Dick's to open new Hamilton Crossings store with help of Andre ReedLOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP — Dick's Sporting Goods will open its new store at the
Dick's to open new Hamilton Crossings store with help of Andre Reed
The Morning Call / Posted 10 hours ago
LOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP — Dick's Sporting Goods will open its new store at the Hamilton Crossings shopping center during the second weekend of August — with a little help from a Pro Football Hall of Famer well known to Lehigh Valley residents. While... Read more
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The Morning Call
Two injured in crash on Hamilton Boulevard, Lower MacungieTwo people were injured Sunday afternoon when two cars collided as one attempte
Two injured in crash on Hamilton Boulevard, Lower Macungie
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
Two people were injured Sunday afternoon when two cars collided as one attempted a turn from Hamilton Boulevard in Lower Macungie Township, police said. Jay R. Paetzell, 60, of Whitehall was eastbound on Hamilton Boulevard at 3:10 p.m. when he tried... Read more
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The Morning Call
Univest Bank holds different sort of groundbreaking for its first Lehigh Valley branchLOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP – It wasn't your usual groundbreaking event. Officials
Univest Bank holds different sort of groundbreaking for its first Lehigh Valley branch
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
LOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP – It wasn't your usual groundbreaking event. Officials with Univest Bank and Trust Co. came to Lower Macungie on Monday afternoon to announce plans to open their first retail branch in the Lehigh Valley on 5089 Hamilton Blvd.... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lower Macungie sticks with longtime engineer Keystone ConsultingLOWER MACUNGIE — Lower Macungie Township has for more than 40 years relied on t
Lower Macungie sticks with longtime engineer Keystone Consulting
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
LOWER MACUNGIE — Lower Macungie Township has for more than 40 years relied on the same engineering firm — Keystone Consulting Engineers, previously known as Waldraff Associates. The township's Board of Commissioners decided earlier this year it was... Read more
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The Morning Call
WATCH: Univest Bank and Trust Co. holds groundbreaking in Lower MacungieBank and Trust Co. holds a groundbreaking of their new financial center in the
WATCH: Univest Bank and Trust Co. holds groundbreaking in Lower Macungie
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
Bank and Trust Co. holds a groundbreaking of their new financial center in the Hamilton Crossing Shopping Center in Lower Macungie Township. Univest Bank and Trust Co. holds a groundbreaking of their new financial center in the Hamilton... Read more
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The Morning Call
Call Board: Bury the Dead, Pale Riders of the Tapioca, Moravian Orchestrathe Tapioca," written by Ara Barlieb, at 7 p.m. Monday July 25 and Wednesday Ju
Call Board: Bury the Dead, Pale Riders of the Tapioca, Moravian Orchestra
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
the Tapioca," written by Ara Barlieb, at 7 p.m. Monday July 25 and Wednesday July 27, at the "Kitchen," 1680 Minesite Road, Lower Macungie Township. Needed are seven actors ages 21-60 and three actors 60 or older of both genders and backgrounds.... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Movie Tavern project closer to lights, camera, actionThe Lower Macungie Township Board of Commissioners approved an application for
Movie Tavern project closer to lights, camera, action
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 4 days ago
The Lower Macungie Township Board of Commissioners approved an application for conditional use for the Trexler Business Center during Thursday night's meeting. The vote was 4-0. Better known as the Movie Tavern project, is being developed on a... Read more
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The Morning Call
Residents worry about safety, parking at upcoming dog park in Lower MacungieLOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP — Residents living near Spring Creek Estates Park say t
Residents worry about safety, parking at upcoming dog park in Lower Macungie
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
LOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP — Residents living near Spring Creek Estates Park say they were blindsided by news of a coming dog park, and they believe it will pose safety risks and exacerbate parking issues. A half dozen came to the Lower Macungie Board... Read more
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The Express-Times
Tour before you go: Check out Target at Hamilton Crossingsstore in the new Hamilton Crossings had its soft opening. It was the first ten
Tour before you go: Check out Target at Hamilton Crossings
The Express-Times / Posted 6 days ago
store in the new Hamilton Crossings had its soft opening. It was the first tenant opening for the $140-million center in Lower Macungie Township between the Route 222 Bypass and Hamilton Boulevard. Target's neighbors include Pet Smart, which was... Read more
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The Express-Times
Bethlehem's Barker pulls away late to win Sportsfest Junior Golf Classicdivision, Joseph Altemose of Hanover Township shot 9-over-par 74-79--153 to win
Bethlehem's Barker pulls away late to win Sportsfest Junior Golf Classic
The Express-Times / Posted 7 days ago
division, Joseph Altemose of Hanover Township shot 9-over-par 74-79--153 to win by 11 strokes over Mitch Machulsky of Lower Macungie Township (84-80--164). In the 12-13 years-old division, Jordan Barker of Bethlehem shot 4-over-par 72-76--148... Read more
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The Morning Call
Mack deliveries decline 22%; Volvo says it will reduce production across North Americanot be immediately reached to clarify whether more layoffs will hit Mack's loca
Mack deliveries decline 22%; Volvo says it will reduce production across North America
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
not be immediately reached to clarify whether more layoffs will hit Mack's local operations. 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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The Morning Call
Indian Creek developer hopes to expand 55-and-older community in EmmausDonald S. Young, according to county records. The complicated Fields at Indian
Indian Creek developer hopes to expand 55-and-older community in Emmaus
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
Donald S. Young, according to county records. The complicated Fields at Indian Creek development spans 78 acres in Emmaus, Lower Macungie Township and Upper Milford Township. It's bordered by Indian Creek Road to the north, Cedar Crest Boulevard to... Read more
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The Morning Call
Faith in people restoredold, and I'll admit I occasionally forget things. Recently my friend and I wer
Faith in people restored
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
old, and I'll admit I occasionally forget things. Recently my friend and I were shopping at Wal-Mart on Mill Creek Road, Lower Macungie Township. While there, I went to the ladies room and set my handbag down. After we left Wal-Mart, we went to... Read more
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The Morning Call
Break out of your shell in Bethlehemstyling. Info: 570-805-2088. As my colleague Jon Harris reported on Tuesday, D
Break out of your shell in Bethlehem
The Morning Call / Posted 10 days ago
styling. Info: 570-805-2088. As my colleague Jon Harris reported on Tuesday, Dick's Sporting Goods is hiring for its new Lower Macungie Township store, which is expected to open in August at the Hamilton Crossings center. The Pittsburgh... Read more
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The Morning Call
VIDEO: Hamilton Crossings shopping center opening soon The first stores in the Hamilton Crossings shopping center in Lower Macungie
VIDEO: Hamilton Crossings shopping center opening soon
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
The first stores in the Hamilton Crossings shopping center in Lower Macungie Township will open July 24. Target and PetSmart will be the first to open. Whole Foods, Costco not expected to open... Read more
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The Morning Call
Dedicated dozen join Allentown police forceknew he wanted to come back to Allentown to serve and protect the city where he
Dedicated dozen join Allentown police force
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
knew he wanted to come back to Allentown to serve and protect the city where he spent his childhood years. Oquendo, 30, of Lower Macungie Township, grew up in the heart of Allentown, just south of Hamilton Street, but moved away as a teenager. He... Read more
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The Morning Call
Hamilton Crossings: What's coming, and whenWESCOSVILLE — More than seven years in the making, the Hamilton Crossings shopp
Hamilton Crossings: What's coming, and when
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
WESCOSVILLE — More than seven years in the making, the Hamilton Crossings shopping center in Lower Macungie Township will welcome its first customers next week. Leave your tents at home — construction continues throughout the 63-acre,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Hamilton Crossings on target to open first stores next weekWESCOSVILLE — More than seven years in the making, the Hamilton Crossings shopp
Hamilton Crossings on target to open first stores next week
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
WESCOSVILLE — More than seven years in the making, the Hamilton Crossings shopping center in Lower Macungie Township will welcome its first customers next week. Leave your tents at home — construction continues throughout the 63-acre,... Read more
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The Express-Times
'No tornado,' but 1 hurt, storm debris to be cleared in Warren Countya handful of outages in Northampton County and none in Lehigh County, while PPL
'No tornado,' but 1 hurt, storm debris to be cleared in Warren County
The Express-Times / Posted 12 days ago
a handful of outages in Northampton County and none in Lehigh County, while PPL Electric Utilities reported four outages in Lower Macungie Township and none elsewhere across Lehigh and Northampton counties. Wheatley said residents should avoid and... Read more
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The Morning Call
Terrorists, not NRA, are the enemywant to have are other Americans. In this month of our nation's independence, l
Terrorists, not NRA, are the enemy
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
want to have are other Americans. In this month of our nation's independence, let us celebrate what unites us and ease off on the throttle of ideology, intolerance and division. Terrorism is the real enemy. Alex Ellsworth Lower Macungie T... Read more
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The Morning Call
Liberal press didn't criticize Clinton for campaigning behind presidential sealit is a violation of federal law. I have not read in the The Morning Call one
Liberal press didn't criticize Clinton for campaigning behind presidential seal
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
it is a violation of federal law. I have not read in the The Morning Call one criticism of either occurrence. I cannot imagine a similar event by a Republican candidate that would not have made front-page news. Roger C. Reis Lower Macungie Towns... Read more
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The Morning Call
Easton Heritage Day visitors pay the price — high towing fees for parking cars in private lotsnot immediately clear whether it would be the responsibility of the property ow
Easton Heritage Day visitors pay the price — high towing fees for parking cars in private lots
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
not immediately clear whether it would be the responsibility of the property owner or tow truck driver to notify police. Lower Macungie Township officials drew backlash in 2013 after they hired Mechanics Plus to remove vehicles left on snow... Read more
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The Morning Call
2016 presents challenge for votersour best to vote for the best candidate, this has to be a real challenge. For t
2016 presents challenge for voters
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
our best to vote for the best candidate, this has to be a real challenge. For the first time in my memory, even the politicians are having a hard time endorsing their political candidate. Wow, what a year. Richard H. Ritter Lower Macungie Tow... Read more
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The Morning Call
See 'hidden garden treasures' in Parklandand Rose of Sharon bushes in Salisbury; a 17-year-old garden featuring blackber
See 'hidden garden treasures' in Parkland
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
and Rose of Sharon bushes in Salisbury; a 17-year-old garden featuring blackberries, grapevines and yellow raspberries in Lower Macungie Township; and a personal oasis featuring lilac bushes, waterfalls and a pond in Upper Macungie Township. A... Read more
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The Morning Call
Except for RINOs, party will be unifiedto move the country in a new direction. This group of insiders is not willing t
Except for RINOs, party will be unified
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
to move the country in a new direction. This group of insiders is not willing to listen to the voice of the people who voted overwhelmingly for Trump over 16 other presidential candidates in the primary elections. Bob Halsey Lower Macungie Town... Read more
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The Morning Call
Pokemon Go catches an immediate following in the Lehigh Valleyfor traveling over certain speeds, which in theory should discourage gamers fro
Pokemon Go catches an immediate following in the Lehigh Valley
The Morning Call / Posted 14 days ago
for traveling over certain speeds, which in theory should discourage gamers from playing while driving. Phillips, 20, of Lower Macungie Township, said he walked 20 miles in one day playing the game. He likes that the game allows him to pit his... Read more
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The Express-Times
Moravian College senior scrambles to win Bethlehem Golf Club Amateur titlepair of strong final-round rallies from defending champion Evan Notaro of Moore
Moravian College senior scrambles to win Bethlehem Golf Club Amateur title
The Express-Times / Posted 15 days ago
pair of strong final-round rallies from defending champion Evan Notaro of Moore Township and 2014 winner Grant Schumaker of Lower Macungie Township with a 2-under-par back nine 33; which featured 5 up-and-down scrambles for pars, and just 11 putts... Read more
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The Morning Call
Want to work at Dick's? Retailer to hire 70 for Hamilton Crossings storeLOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP — Want to work at Dick's Sporting Goods? The retailer
Want to work at Dick's? Retailer to hire 70 for Hamilton Crossings store
The Morning Call / Posted 15 days ago
LOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP — Want to work at Dick's Sporting Goods? The retailer is now hiring for its new store at the Hamilton Crossings shopping center in Lower Macungie Township. The store is expected to open in August, Dick's said Monday in a news... Read more
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The Morning Call
War on Cancer - The Morning CallTim Grube of Nazareth. Fegely, 66, is an unassuming Vietnam War veteran who wo
War on Cancer - The Morning Call
The Morning Call / Posted 17 days ago
Tim Grube of Nazareth. Fegely, 66, is an unassuming Vietnam War veteran who worked for 42 years for Buckeye Partners in Lower Macungie Township. Two years ago, he bumped his head in his shed. The wound on his scalp stubbornly refused to heal,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Univest closes on $244 million acquisition of Fox Chase Bankthe size it was in December 2014. Univest plans to open itsfirst Lehigh Valley
Univest closes on $244 million acquisition of Fox Chase Bank
The Morning Call / Posted 18 days ago
the size it was in December 2014. Univest plans to open itsfirst Lehigh Valley branch in November at Hamilton Crossingsin Lower Macungie Township. Groundbreaking has been scheduled for July 25, Detwiler said. Souderton-based Univest operates a... Read more
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The Morning Call
A doubly proud Emmaus alumnathese students act like adults made me proud. I hope they have great lives ahea
A doubly proud Emmaus alumna
The Morning Call / Posted 19 days ago
these students act like adults made me proud. I hope they have great lives ahead of them. I also graduated from Emmaus — in 1961 — and this year is my 55th class reunion. I am proud of this year's Class of 2016. Linda Ellis Lower Macungie Town... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Pickup and motorcycle collide; Bethlehem man killedaccident involving a pickup truck and two motorcycles. It happened just before
Pickup and motorcycle collide; Bethlehem man killed
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 19 days ago
accident involving a pickup truck and two motorcycles. It happened just before 7:30 p.m. Wednesday on Brookside Road in Lower Macungie Township, near the community pool. Two motorcycles were traveling north on Brookside Road when the driver of... Read more
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The Express-Times
Coroner's office responds to Lehigh County motorcycle crashcrash between a motorcycle and a truck. It was reported shortly before 7:30 p.
Coroner's office responds to Lehigh County motorcycle crash
The Express-Times / Posted 20 days ago
crash between a motorcycle and a truck. It was reported shortly before 7:30 p.m. in the 3400 block of Brookside Road in Lower Macungie Township, a county 911 dispatcher confirmed. Authorities closed the curvy stretch of Brookside Road where the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Motorcyclist reported killed in Lower Macungie crashA motorcyclist was killed Wednesday evening when his bike collided with a truck
Motorcyclist reported killed in Lower Macungie crash
The Morning Call / Posted 20 days ago
A motorcyclist was killed Wednesday evening when his bike collided with a truck on Brookside Road in Lower Macungie Township, according to emergency radio reports. The motorcyclist was tossed 10 feet down an embankment in the 7:25 p.m. collision... Read more
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The Express-Times
Ex-Emmaus golfer Harrington wins 2nd straight Penn-Jersey Junior titleto win the 21st annual Penn-Jersey Junior Boys Golf Championship for the second
Ex-Emmaus golfer Harrington wins 2nd straight Penn-Jersey Junior title
The Express-Times / Posted 20 days ago
to win the 21st annual Penn-Jersey Junior Boys Golf Championship for the second straight year. Harrington, an 18-year-old Lower Macungie Township resident, finished with a 54-hole score of 13-over-par 73-76-77--226 to win the title by four strokes... Read more
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The Morning Call
First-rate theater produced in Lehigh Valleyof "West Side Story" and a recent production of "Gypsy" by Muhlenberg Summer Mu
First-rate theater produced in Lehigh Valley
The Morning Call / Posted 20 days ago
of "West Side Story" and a recent production of "Gypsy" by Muhlenberg Summer Music Theatre are reminders that we in the Lehigh Valley don't have to travel to New York City to experience first-rate theater. John S. Walker Lower Macungie... Read more
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The Morning Call
Giant planning beer garden at Forks Township storeS. Cedar Crest Blvd. in Allentown. Whole Foods also plans to sell beer at its
Giant planning beer garden at Forks Township store
The Morning Call / Posted 20 days ago
S. Cedar Crest Blvd. in Allentown. Whole Foods also plans to sell beer at its future Hamilton Crossings shopping center in Lower Macungie Township. Supermarkets selling beer do have some rules to follow, however. In addition to offering enough... Read more
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The Morning Call
Movie Tavern, hoping to satisfy zoners, lowers proposed tower 5 feetLOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP — Movie Tavern has recommitted to building its first Le
Movie Tavern, hoping to satisfy zoners, lowers proposed tower 5 feet
The Morning Call / Posted 21 days ago
LOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP — Movie Tavern has recommitted to building its first Lehigh Valley cinema-eatery, albeit one with a slightly shorter tower. The company submitted to the Lower Macungie Township Zoning Hearing Board a new dimensional variance... Read more
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The Express-Times
Something to bark about: Lehigh Valley dog parksdogs. You can find the park just off of Broadway and Cedarbrook Road in South W
Something to bark about: Lehigh Valley dog parks
The Express-Times / Posted 22 days ago
dogs. You can find the park just off of Broadway and Cedarbrook Road in South Whitehall. Although it isn't in place yet, Lower Macungie Township is working on installing two dog parks for its residents' dogs. One will open by the end of the... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
20 years and still no motive for Bethlehem Lookout murdersAnd 17-year-old Jeffrey Howorth used his father's hunting rifle to gun down his
20 years and still no motive for Bethlehem Lookout murders
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 25 days ago
And 17-year-old Jeffrey Howorth used his father's hunting rifle to gun down his parents, George and Susan Howorth, at their Lower Macungie Township home four days after the Freeman slayings. Parents on Bethlehem's South Side kept their doors locked... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
20 years and still no motive for Bethlehem Lookout murdersAnd 17-year-old Jeffrey Howorth used his father's hunting rifle to gun down his
20 years and still no motive for Bethlehem Lookout murders
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
And 17-year-old Jeffrey Howorth used his father's hunting rifle to gun down his parents, George and Susan Howorth, at their Lower Macungie Township home four days after the Freeman slayings. Parents on Bethlehem's South Side kept their doors locked... Read more
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The Morning Call
Flower pots, mailboxes, patio chairs fly in Lower Macungie vandalismMischief-makers smashed mailboxes and flower pots and overturned patio furnitur
Flower pots, mailboxes, patio chairs fly in Lower Macungie vandalism
The Morning Call / Posted 25 days ago
Mischief-makers smashed mailboxes and flower pots and overturned patio furniture at eight homes in Lower Macungie Township two weeks ago, police said. State police at Fogelsville said Thursday they are investigating the criminal mischief that caused... Read more
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The Brown and White
Lehigh Valley men charged in Poconos prostitution stingThree prostitutes and 12 johns -- including one from Bangor and another from Lo
Lehigh Valley men charged in Poconos prostitution sting
The Brown and White / Posted 25 days ago
Three prostitutes and 12 johns -- including one from Bangor and another from Lower Macungie Township -- were charged in a multi-jurisdictional sting on Thursday afternoon in Stoudsburg, the Monroe County District Attorney's Office reports. The... Read more
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The Morning Call
Cheers, America: Weis opens another local beer cafe in time for Independence Daycomplex in Bethlehem Township. Whole Foods also plans to sell beer at its futur
Cheers, America: Weis opens another local beer cafe in time for Independence Day
The Morning Call / Posted 25 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. Twitter... Read more
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The Express-Times
Movie Tavern tweaking Lower Macungie plan in hopes of staying on trackMovie Tavern is not giving up on its first Lehigh Valley location. The Lower M
Movie Tavern tweaking Lower Macungie plan in hopes of staying on track
The Express-Times / Posted 25 days ago
Movie Tavern is not giving up on its first Lehigh Valley location. The Lower Macungie Township Zoning Hearing Board dealt the proposal a setback Tuesday, in rejecting approval for a facade higher than township regulations permit. Redesigning the... Read more
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The Morning Call
America seeing Trump version of Brexit… in Brussels, Belgium. The Trump version of Brexit in the U.S. is also about
America seeing Trump version of Brexit
The Morning Call / Posted 26 days ago
… in Brussels, Belgium. The Trump version of Brexit in the U.S. is also about unnecessary regulations combined with the loss of freedom, democracy and nationhood to an army of bureaucrats … in Washington, D.C. Tom Devine Lower Macungie T... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
68-old man accused of assaulting girl for 2 yearstouching a girl for about two years while giving her massages, beginning when s
68-old man accused of assaulting girl for 2 years
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 26 days ago
touching a girl for about two years while giving her massages, beginning when she was 9 years old. Donald W. Hines Jr., of Lower Macungie Township, faces a single felony count of indecent assault of someone under the age of 13. Authorities filed... Read more
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