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The Morning Call
Melody Moyer: Why Upper Milford should say no to Kohler housing planto attend. I also encourage residents to check into the Upper Milford open spac
Melody Moyer: Why Upper Milford should say no to Kohler housing plan
The Morning Call / Posted 16 hours ago
to attend. I also encourage residents to check into the Upper Milford open space referendum, which is on the November ballot, and get involved. Melody Moyer, a former resident of Upper Milford Township, is an environmental planner in Boulder,... Read more
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The Morning Call
First homes in Indian Creek subdivision will be delivered by November, developer saysUpper Milford Township — People will move into the first town homes built on th
First homes in Indian Creek subdivision will be delivered by November, developer says
The Morning Call / Posted 16 hours ago
Upper Milford Township — People will move into the first town homes built on the former Indian Creek Golf Course by Thanksgiving, the president of Kay Builders promises. Satisfied with developer Rick Koze's revised plans for pedestrian bridges, the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Little public interest in public meeting on proposed planfrom the Lehigh Valley Planning Commission, which is developing the plan, durin
Little public interest in public meeting on proposed plan
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
from the Lehigh Valley Planning Commission, which is developing the plan, during a poorly-attended public meeting in Upper Milford Township’s municipal building. Only about 20 people attended the meeting — and six of them were members of LVPC’s... Read more
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The Express-Times
Blue Mountain land preserved continues conservationist's legacydozen acres, thanks to the efforts of a conservationist nearly 30 years ago. T
Blue Mountain land preserved continues conservationist's legacy
The Express-Times / Posted yesterday
dozen acres, thanks to the efforts of a conservationist nearly 30 years ago. The Wildlands Conservancy based in Upper Milford Township, outside Emmaus, announced Tuesday the preservation of nearly 24 acres of woodlands along the Blue... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Some municipalities keeping development at baynow, there's a huge influx of people wanting to preserve their properties," sai
Some municipalities keeping development at bay
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
now, there's a huge influx of people wanting to preserve their properties," said Rob Sentner, a supervisor in Upper Milford Township, Lehigh County. Upper Milford is on the edge of the building boom. To save its space and maximize matching... Read more
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The Morning Call
Moderate Muslims must continually condemn ISIS160. Will I hear loud and vigorous condemnations of this act from the so-called
Moderate Muslims must continually condemn ISIS
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
160. Will I hear loud and vigorous condemnations of this act from the so-called moderates? Based on their silence following previous atrocities committed by their brothers in faith, I'm not holding my breath. Ed Prescott Upper Milford... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
Leona SchmitzRaymond, Christ and Herbert Seifert; and a granddaughter, Lisa Heidecker. Leon
Leona Schmitz
The New Ulm Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Raymond, Christ and Herbert Seifert; and a granddaughter, Lisa Heidecker. Leona Clara Seifert was born April 28, 1925 in Milford Township, Brown County to William and Bertha (Eckstein) Seifert. She attended rural School District 15 in Milford... Read more
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The Morning Call
In ads, Toomey casting himself as a protectorfor Growth, Toomey campaigned for Senate as a fiscal hawk who would cut spendin
In ads, Toomey casting himself as a protector
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
for Growth, Toomey campaigned for Senate as a fiscal hawk who would cut spending and federal debt. When he won, the Upper Milford Township resident landed seats on the Senate finance, budget, and banking committees, and made a splash on the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
NETCAST for FridayThe Upper Milford Township Board of Supervisors Thursday night agreed to have i
NETCAST for Friday
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 5 days ago
The Upper Milford Township Board of Supervisors Thursday night agreed to have its solicitor and township employees assist in initiating legal action including the filing of a possible injunction to order a private resident on South Vera Cruz Road in... Read more
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The Morning Call
Remains on Pennsylvania llama farm ID'd as missing girlnamed a suspect or charged in Walker's death. Police arrested him on a burglary
Remains on Pennsylvania llama farm ID'd as missing girl
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
named a suspect or charged in Walker's death. Police arrested him on a burglary-related arrest warrant out of New Jersey, but on Friday also filed a new resisting arrest charge. The remains were discovered May 15 in Milford Township, Pike... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
Remains on Pennsylvania llama farm ID'd as missing girlnamed a suspect or charged in Walker's death. Police arrested him on a burglary
Remains on Pennsylvania llama farm ID'd as missing girl
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 5 days ago
named a suspect or charged in Walker's death. Police arrested him on a burglary-related arrest warrant out of New Jersey, but on Friday also filed a new resisting arrest charge. The remains were discovered May 15 in Milford Township, Pike... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Zionsville residents secure Upper Milford’s help in shutting down caterer in their neighborhoodThe Upper Milford Township Board of Supervisors Thursday night agreed to have i
Zionsville residents secure Upper Milford’s help in shutting down caterer in their neighborhood
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 6 days ago
The Upper Milford Township Board of Supervisors Thursday night agreed to have its solicitor and township employees assist in initiating legal action including the filing of a possible injunction to order a private resident on South Vera Cruz Road in... Read more
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The Morning Call
Upper Milford voters should OK land preservationKudos to the Upper Milford Township supervisors for authorizing a November refe
Upper Milford voters should OK land preservation
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
Kudos to the Upper Milford Township supervisors for authorizing a November referendum question regarding the raising of local taxes to preserve open land in the township. Many of us chose to move to Upper Milford or remain in the township (for... Read more
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The Brown and White
Disney star Sabrina Carpenter coming home to headline MusikfestCarpenter is a native of Lower Milford Township. She is best known for her role
Disney star Sabrina Carpenter coming home to headline Musikfest
The Brown and White / Posted 7 days ago
Carpenter is a native of Lower Milford Township. She is best known for her role as Maya Hart in the Disney Channel series "Girl Meets World," a sequel to the hit ABC series "Boy Meets World." ArtsQuest, Musikfest's parent organization, announced the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Disney star Sabrina Carpenter to headline Musikfest Aug. 12the public. You can purchase them online at musikfest.org or by calling 610-332
Disney star Sabrina Carpenter to headline Musikfest Aug. 12
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 8 days ago
the public. You can purchase them online at musikfest.org or by calling 610-332-3378. Carpenter is originally from Lower Milford Township, Lehigh County. She is best known for her role as Maya Hart in the Disney Channel show, Girl Meets World,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Disney star Sabrina Carpenter to headline MusikfestCarpenter, 16, who is from Lower Milford Township and plays Maya Hart on the sh
Disney star Sabrina Carpenter to headline Musikfest
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
Carpenter, 16, who is from Lower Milford Township and plays Maya Hart on the show, will perform at 7 p.m. Aug. 12, it was announced. Tickets, at $20 and $40, will go on sale at 10 a.m. May 24 to ArtsQuest members and 10 a.m. May 27 to the public at... Read more
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The Morning Call
Emmaus and Upper Milford clean up at cleanupResidents of Emmaus and Upper Milford Township celebrated Earth Day last month
Emmaus and Upper Milford clean up at cleanup
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
Residents of Emmaus and Upper Milford Township celebrated Earth Day last month by cleaning up nearly five miles of roads and recycling thousands of pounds of electronics and shredded documents. The Emmaus/Upper Milford Joint Environmental Advisory... Read more
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The River Reporter
Search for Pike teen leads to bodynot yet positively identified the body found on the grounds of a facility known
Search for Pike teen leads to body
The River Reporter / Posted 8 days ago
not yet positively identified the body found on the grounds of a facility known as the llama farm on Foster Hill Road in Milford Township. That’s according to Trooper Connie Devens from Dunmore State Police Barracks who spoke via phone on May... Read more
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York Daily Record
Police find remains while searching for missing girlhad been camping in the area of the llama farm when Walker was last seen. The
Police find remains while searching for missing girl
York Daily Record / Posted 9 days ago
had been camping in the area of the llama farm when Walker was last seen. The remains were discovered about noon Sunday in Milford Township, Pike County. That's about 50 miles east of Scranton. Read or Share this story: http://on-ydr.co... Read more
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The Morning Call
Upper Milford will vote on open space tax in NovemberUpper Milford Township voters will decide this fall if preserving more farmland
Upper Milford will vote on open space tax in November
The Morning Call / Posted 9 days ago
Upper Milford Township voters will decide this fall if preserving more farmland, woodland and other open space is worth an increase to their earned income tax. The township board of supervisors authorized staff to prepare a referendum ordinance that... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Human remains found on Pike Co. llama farmmade a gruesome discovery in Pike County. Investigators are working to identif
Human remains found on Pike Co. llama farm
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 9 days ago
made a gruesome discovery in Pike County. Investigators are working to identify human remains found on a llama farm in Milford Township. State police are trying to determine if the remains are connected to the disappearance of 17-year-old... Read more
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The Morning Call
Human remains found on llama farm in Pike County during search for girlarrested him on a burglary-related arrest warrant out of New Jersey. Pennsylvan
Human remains found on llama farm in Pike County during search for girl
The Morning Call / Posted 10 days ago
arrested him on a burglary-related arrest warrant out of New Jersey. Pennsylvania state police say the couple had been camping in the area of the llama farm when Walker was last seen. The remains were discovered about noon Sunday in Milford Townsh... Read more
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The Brown and White
Search for teen leads to human remains, reports sayreports say. "During a subsequent search ... human remains were discovered on
Search for teen leads to human remains, reports say
The Brown and White / Posted 10 days ago
reports say. "During a subsequent search ... human remains were discovered on the property known as the llama farm in Milford Township," state police at Blooming Grove said in a news release. McDonough, 24, of Milford, has since been arrested... Read more
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The Morning Call
Gusty winds knock out power in Lehigh County6 p.m., a tree branch fell on some wires near the intersection of Chestnut Stre
Gusty winds knock out power in Lehigh County
The Morning Call / Posted 10 days ago
6 p.m., a tree branch fell on some wires near the intersection of Chestnut Street and St. Peters Road in Upper Milford Township, emergency dispatchers reported. Homes and businesses in the area were affected, and about 400 customers... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
Human remains found at a llama farm in Pike CountyMILFORD TOWNSHIP (WBNG/WNEP) According to Pennsylvania State Police Blooming Gr
Human remains found at a llama farm in Pike County
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 10 days ago
MILFORD TOWNSHIP (WBNG/WNEP) According to Pennsylvania State Police Blooming Grove, human remains were discovered Sunday at a llama farm in Pike County. Troopers said the body was found by members of the Northeast Search and Rescue Team around noon... Read more
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The Morning Call
When Whole Foods asked for local produce, more than 100 growers appliedfarmers are the right fit to sell to supermarkets, said George DeVault, one of
When Whole Foods asked for local produce, more than 100 growers applied
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
farmers are the right fit to sell to supermarkets, said George DeVault, one of the owners of Pheasant Hill Farm in Upper Milford Township. Many still grow commoditized corn and soybeans, and few who grow consumable, high-value crops have the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Maria Calandros Bushek: How to make schools safe for students, teacherswithout interference from enabling parents and aggressive students who act out.
Maria Calandros Bushek: How to make schools safe for students, teachers
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
without interference from enabling parents and aggressive students who act out. Maria Calandros Bushek, who lives in Upper Milford Township, holds a doctorate degree in education and is a licensed psychologist and nationally certified school... Read more
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The River Reporter
Pennsylvania girl still missingto take them to the spot, but managed to flee into the woods in handcuffs. He w
Pennsylvania girl still missing
The River Reporter / Posted 14 days ago
to take them to the spot, but managed to flee into the woods in handcuffs. He was recaptured the following day in a barn in Milford Township. A $10,000 reward has been offered for information leading to Leanna’s whereabouts. Police and other groups... Read more
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The Express-Times
Trooper uses Narcan spray to revive 29-old who overdosedA 29-year-old man living in Upper Milford Township was revived by Pennsylvania
Trooper uses Narcan spray to revive 29-old who overdosed
The Express-Times / Posted 14 days ago
A 29-year-old man living in Upper Milford Township was revived by Pennsylvania State Police following a drug overdose. The man, whose name wasn't released, about 3 a.m. April 18 was unconscious in bed when a trooper arrived at the home in the 4900... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
Neighbors raise stink about hogsATVs and UTVs (side by side, Utility Task Vehicles) in the A-1 Agriculture Prot
Neighbors raise stink about hogs
The New Ulm Journal / Posted 15 days ago
ATVs and UTVs (side by side, Utility Task Vehicles) in the A-1 Agriculture Protection Zoning District in Section 19, Milford Township. William Vogel, to allow expansion of an existing feedlot from the current 30 Animal Units (AU) to 450 AU... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh County Authority approves first major 'test and seal' project to address sewer overflowsbetween Alburtis and Macungie boroughs, mains in the Breiningsville area of Upp
Lehigh County Authority approves first major 'test and seal' project to address sewer overflows
The Morning Call / Posted 15 days ago
between Alburtis and Macungie boroughs, mains in the Breiningsville area of Upper Macungie Township and a main in Upper Milford Township. "This is probably something we are going to be perpetually doing," board member Scott Bieber noted. "Once... Read more
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The Express-Times
Indoor shooting range fined $135K for alleged lead, noise violationsOccupational Safety and Health Administration. OSHA cited Higher Ground Tactic
Indoor shooting range fined $135K for alleged lead, noise violations
The Express-Times / Posted 15 days ago
Occupational Safety and Health Administration. OSHA cited Higher Ground Tactical LLC, at 5402 Chestnut St. in Upper Milford Township, a week ago, after an inspection Nov. 5. The business faces $135,200 in fines for the alleged violations.... Read more
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The Morning Call
OSHA: Upper Milford indoor shooting range faces $135K in finesAn Upper Milford Township indoor shooting range is facing $135,200 in fines for
OSHA: Upper Milford indoor shooting range faces $135K in fines
The Morning Call / Posted 15 days ago
An Upper Milford Township indoor shooting range is facing $135,200 in fines for allegedly exposing its workers to willful lead and noise hazards, the U.S. Labor Department's Occupational Safety and Health Administration announced Tuesday. Higher... Read more
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The Morning Call
Plan for town homes on former Indian Creek Golf Course still delayedUPPER MILFORD TOWNSHIP — The fairways at the former Indian Creek Golf Course ar
Plan for town homes on former Indian Creek Golf Course still delayed
The Morning Call / Posted 16 days ago
UPPER MILFORD TOWNSHIP — The fairways at the former Indian Creek Golf Course are gone, but the townhouses meant to replace them are nowhere to be found. After more than four years, a complicated and controversial plan for a 55-and-older development... Read more
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The Morning Call
Remembering Judith Diehl, a tireless Lehigh Valley public servantmany decades and fellow resident of Luther Crest. Indeed, just three months ag
Remembering Judith Diehl, a tireless Lehigh Valley public servant
The Morning Call / Posted 16 days ago
many decades and fellow resident of Luther Crest. Indeed, just three months ago Diehl donated 8.4 acres of land in Upper Milford Township to the Wildlands Conservancy to improve the Burkhart Preserve, which offers more than 30 acres of woodland... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Upper Milford requests more information before OK'ing Fields at Indian Creek phase oneThe Upper Milford Township Board of Supervisors Thursday evening tabled conditi
Upper Milford requests more information before OK'ing Fields at Indian Creek phase one
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 20 days ago
The Upper Milford Township Board of Supervisors Thursday evening tabled conditional approval of the phase one final plan for the Fields at Indian Creek development. The vote was 2-1, with Vice Chairman Dan Mohr voting in opposition. Supervisor... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
West Milford Town Council agrees to rehire former risk managerto bring back its former risk manager last month. A spreadsheet of pros and co
West Milford Town Council agrees to rehire former risk manager
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 21 days ago
to bring back its former risk manager last month. A spreadsheet of pros and cons and a short discussion during the West Milford Township Council’s April 6 meeting led to a 4-2 vote to dismiss the former chairman of the Wanaque Valley Regional... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Milford supervisors honor long-time resident by naming baseball complex after himThe tireless contributions of Clayton Molnar to Milford Township youth baseball
Milford supervisors honor long-time resident by naming baseball complex after him
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 22 days ago
The tireless contributions of Clayton Molnar to Milford Township youth baseball were recognized at Tuesday evening's board of supervisors meeting. The board unanimously passed a resolution naming the township municipal baseball complex the Clayton... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
RENU hears engineering proposals"This is our first shot at thinking of development and future annexation in tha
RENU hears engineering proposals
The New Ulm Journal / Posted 22 days ago
"This is our first shot at thinking of development and future annexation in that area." Fredrick Juni, board chairman of Milford Township, spoke in favor of this project saying it is desperately needed. Juni indicated that a box culvert under the... Read more
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The Morning Call
7 of 10 most profitable US hospitals are nonprofitsValley's biggest nonprofit entity, is charitable enough. Last year, retired Le
7 of 10 most profitable US hospitals are nonprofits
The Morning Call / Posted 22 days ago
Valley's biggest nonprofit entity, is charitable enough. Last year, retired Lehigh County judge Robert Young of Upper Milford Township submitted a petition to the Orphans' Court, urging it to fulfill its long-standing obligation to review... Read more
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The Morning Call
Sabrina Carpenter goes to high school in "Girl Meets World" new seasonMaya. played by a Lower Milford Township native Sabrina Carpenter, and Riley, p
Sabrina Carpenter goes to high school in "Girl Meets World" new season
The Morning Call / Posted 24 days ago
Maya. played by a Lower Milford Township native Sabrina Carpenter, and Riley, played by Rowan Blanchard, will find themselves navigating the turbulent waters of high school in the third season of the hit Disney Channel series “Girl Meets World”... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Lake Lookover could become holdover in West Milford’s pending road assessment revivalThe local government has met some resistance in its effort to revitalize a road
Lake Lookover could become holdover in West Milford’s pending road assessment revival
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 24 days ago
The local government has met some resistance in its effort to revitalize a road improvement and assessment program. West Milford Township is currently concentrating on Goldfinch Lane as the epicenter for the program’s reboot. Early estimates... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Plywood flies off trailer, shoots through windshieldKARE 11 MILFORD TOWNSHIP, Minn. - A 71-year-old man and his passenger are luck
Plywood flies off trailer, shoots through windshield
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 26 days ago
KARE 11 MILFORD TOWNSHIP, Minn. - A 71-year-old man and his passenger are lucky to be alive after a large piece of plywood came shooting through their windshield after it flew off a trailer. The Minnesota State Patrol said the incident happened on... Read more
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The Morning Call
Dieruff sewing club story inspirationaldoes for the homeless. Seeing these kids help out is tremendous. Not only are
Dieruff sewing club story inspirational
The Morning Call / Posted 26 days ago
does for the homeless. Seeing these kids help out is tremendous. Not only are they contributing to society but they are also learning a skill that will last throughout their lifetime. Thank you for sharing. Lori Yackanicz Upper Milford To... Read more
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The Morning Call
Volunteers sought to count homeless Lehigh Valley youthBridge and on Bethlehem's Sand Island, but many more could be living in rural a
Volunteers sought to count homeless Lehigh Valley youth
The Morning Call / Posted 26 days ago
Bridge and on Bethlehem's Sand Island, but many more could be living in rural areas like the Slatington area and Upper Milford Township. "That's why we need so many volunteers to help us count," he said. "The Lehigh Valley is vast. There's a... Read more
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The Express-Times
2nd bag of hypodermic needles dumped in Lehigh CountyRoad, police said. On Saturday, state police said a man in a car drove to the
2nd bag of hypodermic needles dumped in Lehigh County
The Express-Times / Posted 27 days ago
Road, police said. On Saturday, state police said a man in a car drove to the 8000 block of School House Lane in Upper Milford Township, and threw a bag of medical syringes onto the property. The state Department of Environmental Protections... Read more
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The Express-Times
Attacker gets mental health evaluation after assault, troopers sayof Wednesday afternoon. State Police said they were called for the assault tha
Attacker gets mental health evaluation after assault, troopers say
The Express-Times / Posted 28 days ago
of Wednesday afternoon. State Police said they were called for the assault that occurred Monday night at a home in Upper Milford Township. The victim reported Balliet threw her to the ground and choked her, state police said, then would not let... Read more
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The Morning Call
Polls close in Pennsylvania, Trump projected winner in GOP primaryCindy Miller and township resident Zach Mako. In the 131st District, Republica
Polls close in Pennsylvania, Trump projected winner in GOP primary
The Morning Call / Posted 29 days ago
Cindy Miller and township resident Zach Mako. In the 131st District, Republican state Rep. Justin Simmons of Upper Saucon Township faces a primary challenge from Bill Coyle of Lower Milford Township. There's no Democrat running in the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh Valley polls: Let the voting beginCindy Miller and township resident Zach Mako. In the 131st District, Republica
Lehigh Valley polls: Let the voting begin
The Morning Call / Posted 30 days ago
Cindy Miller and township resident Zach Mako. In the 131st District, Republican state Rep. Justin Simmons of Upper Saucon Township faces a primary challenge from Bill Coyle of Lower Milford Township. There's no Democrat running in the... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Juniata County property transfersto Leisa J. McDonald, $1, Fermanagh Township. Margaret A. Zimmerman and Margar
Juniata County property transfers
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 30 days ago
to Leisa J. McDonald, $1, Fermanagh Township. Margaret A. Zimmerman and Margaret A. Springer to Robert L. Hall, $1, Milford Township. Patricia A. Vandermark and Patricia A. Vandemark to Samuel H. Hammar and Clarissa M. Hammar, $58,000,... Read more
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