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The Morning Call
ALL-STATE SOFTBALL CLASS 4A: Liberty's Reyna DeJesus gets first team honor; Parkland's Fritzinger and Knappenberger second teamAssociation). Over 220 high school coaches and 160 sportswriters were part of t
ALL-STATE SOFTBALL CLASS 4A: Liberty's Reyna DeJesus gets first team honor; Parkland's Fritzinger and Knappenberger second team
The Morning Call / Posted 13 hours ago
Association). Over 220 high school coaches and 160 sportswriters were part of this process, including Keith Groller of The Morning Call. Joining DeJesus in receiving 4A accolades was Parkland senior third baseman Taylor Knappenberger and junior... Read more
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The Morning Call
AMC: Deal to acquire Carmike at 'considerable risk'where the film business is booming. On Thursday, AMC shares closed at $27.61,
AMC: Deal to acquire Carmike at 'considerable risk'
The Morning Call / Posted 14 hours ago
where the film business is booming. On Thursday, AMC shares closed at $27.61, up 19 cents, while shares of Carmike declined 1 percent to finish the day at $30.12. The Los Angeles Times and Morning Call reporter Jon Harris contributed to this repo... Read more
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The Mercury News
Quinn: Paying it forward: Santa Clara program pairs valley veterans with social entrepreneurswho has been an entrepreneur or been investing, this is something we can really
Quinn: Paying it forward: Santa Clara program pairs valley veterans with social entrepreneurs
The Mercury News / Posted 16 hours ago
who has been an entrepreneur or been investing, this is something we can really do," she said. On a recent Friday morning call, Becker and the company's CEO Anne Morrissey mulled out loud how to market their device in a country like India,... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Quinn: Paying it forward: Santa Clara program pairs valley veterans with social entrepreneurswho has been an entrepreneur or been investing, this is something we can really
Quinn: Paying it forward: Santa Clara program pairs valley veterans with social entrepreneurs
Silicon Valley / Posted 16 hours ago
who has been an entrepreneur or been investing, this is something we can really do," she said. On a recent Friday morning call, Becker and the company's CEO Anne Morrissey mulled out loud how to market their device in a country like India,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Serial killer Harvey Robinson seeks drastically shorter sentenceand bludgeoned in her east Allentown home in August 1992. In June 1993, Robins
Serial killer Harvey Robinson seeks drastically shorter sentence
The Morning Call / Posted 19 hours ago
and bludgeoned in her east Allentown home in August 1992. In June 1993, Robinson abducted, raped and stabbed 15-year-old Morning Call newspaper carrier Charlotte Schmoyer. Schmoyer, of east Allentown, had been abducted from her newspaper route.... Read more
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The Morning Call
ALL-STATE SOFTBALL CLASS 2A: Catty's Hannah Edwards, NL's Kaitlyn Hoffman among those earning 1st team honorssportswriters involved. We'll list our Lehigh Valley reps in Class 3A and 4A l
ALL-STATE SOFTBALL CLASS 2A: Catty's Hannah Edwards, NL's Kaitlyn Hoffman among those earning 1st team honors
The Morning Call / Posted 21 hours ago
sportswriters involved. We'll list our Lehigh Valley reps in Class 3A and 4A later on Thursday, but in no class did The Morning Call coverage area fare better than in 2A where we had four girls receive first-team honors. They were Morning Call... Read more
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The Morning Call
June 30, 2016react to the potential increase in New Jersey's gas tax Wednesday in Phillipsbu
June 30, 2016
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
react to the potential increase in New Jersey's gas tax Wednesday in Phillipsburg New Jersey. Ray and Jane Sandt, of Tatamy, pull away from the pump after purchasing gas at Wawa in Phillipsburg. (AMY HERZOG / THE MORNING CALL)See more... Read more
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The Morning Call
Feds released 152 inmates late – one served an extra 2.5 years, costing taxpayersshould be dropping to zero. The Watchdog is published Thursdays and Sundays. C
Feds released 152 inmates late – one served an extra 2.5 years, costing taxpayers
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
should be dropping to zero. The Watchdog is published Thursdays and Sundays. Contact me at watchdog@mcall.com, 610-841-2364 or The Morning Call, 101 N. Sixth St., Allentown, PA, 18101. I'm on Twitter @mcwatchdog and Facebook at Morning Call Watchd... Read more
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The Morning Call
Email suggests contract buyout was broached to Allentown Superintendent Russ MayoGerlach and directors Charlie Thiel and Elizabeth Martinez – also showed up, ac
Email suggests contract buyout was broached to Allentown Superintendent Russ Mayo
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
Gerlach and directors Charlie Thiel and Elizabeth Martinez – also showed up, according an email exchange viewed by The Morning Call. In an email with the subject line "Surprise Meeting with four Board Members," Mayo wrote that he was "taken... Read more
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The Morning Call
Senators try to balance our right to own guns and to be safeI was reading The Morning Call and saw that Sen. Collins from Maine and Sen. To
Senators try to balance our right to own guns and to be safe
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
I was reading The Morning Call and saw that Sen. Collins from Maine and Sen. Toomey from Pennsylvania agree on her gun control bill about the no-fly list. I think it was a good idea. I want to see our senators try to protect our rights to own guns... Read more
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The Morning Call
What Bill White won't tell youI can't figure out how The Morning Call continues to allow people like columnis
What Bill White won't tell you
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
I can't figure out how The Morning Call continues to allow people like columnist Bill White to continue to write opinions that are one-sided, contain no facts to back up what they say and support a very left-leaning position. If the story is about... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Mets' Noah Syndergaard references 'Game of Thrones' in response to bone spur questionsurgery. Thor's tweet on Wednesday afternoon came just a few hours after he an
Mets' Noah Syndergaard references 'Game of Thrones' in response to bone spur question
Staten Island Advance / Posted yesterday
surgery. Thor's tweet on Wednesday afternoon came just a few hours after he answered several bone spur questions during a morning call in to Boomer & Carton on WFAN. Mets general manager Sandy Alderson confirmed Tuesday that Syndergaard has a... Read more
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The Morning Call
FULL COVERAGE: Area residents arrested with guns outside Holland Tunneloutside her... In an interview several weeks after the loss of his daughter to
FULL COVERAGE: Area residents arrested with guns outside Holland Tunnel
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
outside her... In an interview several weeks after the loss of his daughter to a heroin overdose, John Cramsey told a Morning Call reporter he pondered revenge against the drug dealer. Cramsey's daughter, Alexandria "Lexii" Aurelia Cramsey,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bill White's Pet of the Week: Amalia is a sweet cat available for adoptionEach week, Morning Call columnist Bill White visits one of the Lehigh Valley’s
Bill White's Pet of the Week: Amalia is a sweet cat available for adoption
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
Each week, Morning Call columnist Bill White visits one of the Lehigh Valley’s animal shelters to give you an up-close look at some of the pets they have for adoption. The shelter workers give you information about the animals, and you can see Bill... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Game Warden Field Notes - The following items are compiled from recent Texas Parks and Wildlife Department law enforcement reports. Stuck in the Mud Val Verde County game wardens patrolling the Rio Grande River encountered a Spanish goat stuck in ...of a blood draw and the passenger’s medical outcome. Mud Holds Hog Poachers at
Game Warden Field Notes - The following items are compiled from recent Texas Parks and Wildlife Department law enforcement reports. Stuck in the Mud Val Verde County game wardens patrolling the Rio Grande River encountered a Spanish goat stuck in ...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted yesterday
of a blood draw and the passenger’s medical outcome. Mud Holds Hog Poachers at Bay A game warden responded to an early morning call from the Cochran County Sheriff’s Office in reference to a hunt without landowner consent complaint. Upon... Read more
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The Morning Call
June 29, 2016book. Muhlenberg College Associate Professor of Chemistry Keri Colabroy has au
June 29, 2016
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
book. Muhlenberg College Associate Professor of Chemistry Keri Colabroy has authored a text book about the Science of Food. Here she gave a demonstration about caramel, one of the lessons in the book. (AMY HERZOG / THE MORNING CALL)See more galler... Read more
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The Morning Call
Former Penn State standout Mike Hartenstine: Buddy Ryan was my favorite coach everand how he related to players more than ownership. "The time when [tight end]
Former Penn State standout Mike Hartenstine: Buddy Ryan was my favorite coach ever
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
and how he related to players more than ownership. "The time when [tight end] Keith Jackson had held out," Reese told The Morning Call. "He missed about three games and all of a sudden he comes in — Buddy had talked him into coming in — and he... Read more
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The Morning Call
VIDEO: Human vs Room: Morning Call accepts the challenge The Morning Call co-workers tried the Doomsday Bob escape room at Human vs Ro
VIDEO: Human vs Room: Morning Call accepts the challenge
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
The Morning Call co-workers tried the Doomsday Bob escape room at Human vs Room in Bethlehem Township on Tuesday. The group was given 60 minutes to find and figure out clues to save the world... Read more
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MLive.com
Girl prevented from bringing service dog to school will have appeal heard by SCOTUS'Yeah, let's pick this up,'" Tim Mullins, a Napoleon schools attorney, told AP
Girl prevented from bringing service dog to school will have appeal heard by SCOTUS
MLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
'Yeah, let's pick this up,'" Tim Mullins, a Napoleon schools attorney, told AP after the appeal failed in 2015. A Tuesday morning call to Mullins was not immediately returned. Ehlena, who no longer attends Napoleon Community Schools, has spastic... Read more
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The Morning Call
What people are saying about the death of former Eagles coach Buddy Ryanwas a guy that players just loved, and they would give everything for him and f
What people are saying about the death of former Eagles coach Buddy Ryan
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
was a guy that players just loved, and they would give everything for him and follow him anywhere.” — Merrill Reese to The Morning Call. "Rest in peace, Buddy Ryan, the architect of the 46 defense. Coach was the first to convince me I could be... Read more
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The Morning Call
June 28, 2016(28) low fives IronPigs manager Dave Brundage as he rounds third base after hit
June 28, 2016
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
(28) low fives IronPigs manager Dave Brundage as he rounds third base after hitting a home run. The Lehigh Valley IronPigs played the Columbus Clippers at Coca-Cola Park in Allentown on Monday night. (EMILY PAINE / THE MORNING CALL)See more galle... Read more
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The Morning Call
Shuttered Army Reserve center in Bethlehem: money pit or prize?It would need sprinklers, a security system and an emergency generator, accordi
Shuttered Army Reserve center in Bethlehem: money pit or prize?
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
It would need sprinklers, a security system and an emergency generator, according to a 2014 city report reviewed by The Morning Call. Councilman Eric Evans asked how Bethlehem would ever recoup that investment, saying the city's tight budget... Read more
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The Morning Call
Allentown School District will give Superintendent Russ Mayo $250,000 sabbatical packagedevises. The agreement was approved last week by the school board in a 6-3 vot
Allentown School District will give Superintendent Russ Mayo $250,000 sabbatical package
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
devises. The agreement was approved last week by the school board in a 6-3 vote but the details were not made public. The Morning Call was able to view a copy on Monday. The agreement says Mayo submitted a note from his doctor certifying his need... Read more
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The Morning Call
6ers Dance TeamHigh School graduate Kerri McDonald runs potential new members through the chor
6ers Dance Team
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
High School graduate Kerri McDonald runs potential new members through the choreography of a dance number during Sixers dance team tryouts on Sunday at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in Philadelphia. (CHRIS SHIPLEY / THE MORNING... Read more
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The Morning Call
Our America: The Latino Presence in American Art opening dayat the museum and in the Arts Park across the street. In addition to the new ex
Our America: The Latino Presence in American Art opening day
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
at the museum and in the Arts Park across the street. In addition to the new exhibit at the museum there were panel discussions, a food truck, and live salsa music by Hector Rosado y Orquesta Hache. (EMILY PAINE / THE MORNING CALL)See more gall... Read more
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Roll Call
Toomey First Target of Senate Majority PAC Digital Campaignbillionaire Koch brothers. Steve Kelly, a spokesman for Toomey's campaign, too
Toomey First Target of Senate Majority PAC Digital Campaign
Roll Call / Posted 3 days ago
billionaire Koch brothers. Steve Kelly, a spokesman for Toomey's campaign, took issue with that depiction. “The Allentown Morning Call said it well when it wrote, 'Pat Toomey puts principles over party-line obedience'– whether it’s on background... Read more
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The Morning Call
Family: My daughter is needlessly afraid of being deportedBethlehem. Erin Stalsitz, casework supervisor, Lehigh County Office of Childre
Family: My daughter is needlessly afraid of being deported
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
Bethlehem. Erin Stalsitz, casework supervisor, Lehigh County Office of Children and Youth Services. Help for Families is a collaboration between The Morning Call and parenting professionals brought together by Valley Youth House's Project... Read more
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The Morning Call
Barnstone Studios in Coplay closes it's doors.who for more than 30 years has run an art school in Coplay, is closing because
Barnstone Studios in Coplay closes it's doors.
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
who for more than 30 years has run an art school in Coplay, is closing because of the economy. He explains drawing principals in his instruction room. He will continue to teach in his home. (APRIL BARTHOLOMEW / THE MORNING CALL)See more g... Read more
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The Morning Call
June 27, 2016near Jim Thorpe during the 20th annual Wildlands ConservancyÕs Lehigh River Soj
June 27, 2016
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
near Jim Thorpe during the 20th annual Wildlands ConservancyÕs Lehigh River Sojourn on Sunday, June 26, 2016. The 54.5-mile guided paddling trip begins in the Pocono Mountains and ends in Easton. (HARRY FISHER / The Morning Call)See more ga... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Here’s Why ‘The Shallows’ Caused a Feeding Frenzy at the Box OfficeBruer told TheWrap. “We really had great tentacles — no pun intended,” said th
Here’s Why ‘The Shallows’ Caused a Feeding Frenzy at the Box Office
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
Bruer told TheWrap. “We really had great tentacles — no pun intended,” said the Sony exec with a laugh during a Sunday morning call. He cited an online blitz geared to several demographics. Marketing included a female empowerment message,... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Here’s Why ‘The Shallows’ Caused a Feeding Frenzy at the Box OfficeBruer told TheWrap. “We really had great tentacles — no pun intended,” said th
Here’s Why ‘The Shallows’ Caused a Feeding Frenzy at the Box Office
Houston Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
Bruer told TheWrap. “We really had great tentacles — no pun intended,” said the Sony exec with a laugh during a Sunday morning call. He cited an online blitz geared to several demographics. Marketing included a female empowerment message,... Read more
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The Morning Call
The 2016 Morning Call All-Area Softball Team17 … Foes hit just .182 off her. … Batted .316 with seven extra-base hits. … Ha
The 2016 Morning Call All-Area Softball Team
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
17 … Foes hit just .182 off her. … Batted .316 with seven extra-base hits. … Has gone 47-5 over the past two seasons. … The Morning Call's Pitcher of the Year and PIAA 4A Player of the Year in 2015 when the Trojans won the state championship.... Read more
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Philly.com
Kathleen Kane's office waits nearly two years to disclose $1.77 million seizure$1.8 million of seized money sat in storage for nearly two years as questions s
Kathleen Kane's office waits nearly two years to disclose $1.77 million seizure
Philly.com / Posted 4 days ago
$1.8 million of seized money sat in storage for nearly two years as questions swirled about how it was confiscated. The Morning Call could find no incident reports of the June 24, 2014, seizure. No search warrants. No arrest affidavits. Not... Read more
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The Morning Call
Call Board: Munopco Music Theatre, Pennsylvania Playhouse auditionsare open to boys with unchanged voices and girls in grades 2-11. To schedule an
Call Board: Munopco Music Theatre, Pennsylvania Playhouse auditions
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
are open to boys with unchanged voices and girls in grades 2-11. To schedule an audition, email Wendy Lega at administrator@belcantochildren.com. Submit items to Call Board, The Morning Call, Box 1260, Allentown 18105-1260; email goguide@mcall... Read more
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The Morning Call
Poll finds nearly half of Lehigh Valley residents know a heroin addictwith 43 percent saying they "personally know" someone who has been addicted to
Poll finds nearly half of Lehigh Valley residents know a heroin addict
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
with 43 percent saying they "personally know" someone who has been addicted to heroin or another opiate, according to a new Morning Call/Muhlenberg College poll. "That's startling," said Chris Borick, director of Muhlenberg College's Institute of... Read more
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The Morning Call
Phillies question: Should Ryan Howard be released?Howard can both go their separate ways. You can submit questions by emailing s
Phillies question: Should Ryan Howard be released?
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
Howard can both go their separate ways. You can submit questions by emailing smgross@mcall.com, tweeting them to @SteveGrossMCall or mailing them to Stephen Gross, The Morning Call, P.O. Box 1260, Allentown, PA 18105. Be sure to include your... Read more
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The Morning Call
D&L Trail Rideby noon on Sunday for a total of 284 miles in 24 hours. Easton: Saturday June 2
D&L Trail Ride
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
by noon on Sunday for a total of 284 miles in 24 hours. Easton: Saturday June 25, 2016 (Douglas Kilpatrick/Special to The Morning Call) MC-EASTON-D&L-BIKE-RIDE Lincoln Steward and a group from the Cycle Fitters bike shop in Easton ride along the... Read more
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The Morning Call
What the Brexit vote means for the Lehigh Valley Morning Call reporter Scott Kraus on what the Brexit vote means for the Lehig
What the Brexit vote means for the Lehigh Valley
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
Morning Call reporter Scott Kraus on what the Brexit vote means for the Lehigh Valley. Morning Call reporter Scott Kraus on what the Brexit vote means for the Lehigh Valley. See more videos... Read more
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The Morning Call
Obama has not made U.S. or world saferinto believing that our president has helped to make our country (or the world
Obama has not made U.S. or world safer
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
into believing that our president has helped to make our country (or the world for that matter) a safer place. A recent Morning Call article states that Obama has shortened the prison time by commuting sentences of 348 inmates serving time for... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Barn weddings all the rage, but not all love and happinessgone over and talked to my neighbors sooner. "I just didn't think it would be
Barn weddings all the rage, but not all love and happiness
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
gone over and talked to my neighbors sooner. "I just didn't think it would be a problem," he said. Reporter Laurie Mason Schroeder contributed to this story. Online: http://bit.ly/1V7OkEz Information from: The Morning Call, http://www.mcal... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Barn weddings all the rage, but not all love and happinessgone over and talked to my neighbors sooner. "I just didn't think it would be
Barn weddings all the rage, but not all love and happiness
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
gone over and talked to my neighbors sooner. "I just didn't think it would be a problem," he said. Reporter Laurie Mason Schroeder contributed to this story. Online: http://bit.ly/1V7OkEz Information from: The Morning Call, http://www.mcal... Read more
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The Morning Call
Pa. man admits Auschwitz story a lieaccounts of his uncle's speaking engagements. Hirt was a psychologist for the
Pa. man admits Auschwitz story a lie
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
accounts of his uncle's speaking engagements. Hirt was a psychologist for the Unionville-Chadds Ford School District in Chester County. He retired in 1993. The Associated Press and Morning Call reporter Frank Warner contributed to t... Read more
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The Morning Call
June 25, 2016from female to male. The two Bethlehem residents enjoy spending their days off
June 25, 2016
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
from female to male. The two Bethlehem residents enjoy spending their days off from school spending time in area shopping malls like many other teenagers do. Picture made Saturday, May 23, 2015. (DONNA FISHER / THE MORNING CALL)See more g... Read more
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The Morning Call
Gardening: Nurseries will often help repot a treasured plantQ: I read your article in The Morning Call several months ago on African violet
Gardening: Nurseries will often help repot a treasured plant
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
Q: I read your article in The Morning Call several months ago on African violets. I have an African violet that was my mother's and is about 50 years old. Can you recommend an "expert" to transplant my plant? I am afraid to do it myself because I do... Read more
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The Morning Call
Morning Call wins three national features awardsThe Morning Call recently won three national features awards from the Society f
Morning Call wins three national features awards
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
The Morning Call recently won three national features awards from the Society for Features Journalism. •It won a first place award for Diversity in Digital Features for "Being Teen and Transgender." The project, by reporter Sam Kennedy and... Read more
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The Morning Call
Kathleen Kane's office waits nearly two years to disclose $1.77 million seizure$1.8 million of seized money sat in storage for nearly two years as questions s
Kathleen Kane's office waits nearly two years to disclose $1.77 million seizure
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
$1.8 million of seized money sat in storage for nearly two years as questions swirled about how it was confiscated. The Morning Call could find no incident reports of the June 24, 2014, seizure. No search warrants. No arrest affidavits. Not... Read more
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The Morning Call
Maingate Night Club in AllentownGermano said he is closing the club, which has been with his family for 36 year
Maingate Night Club in Allentown
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
Germano said he is closing the club, which has been with his family for 36 years, because he fears he may lose his liquor license because of repeated noise violations by liquor control enforcement. (EMILY PAINE / THE MORNING CALL)See more gal... Read more
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The Morning Call
Synchronoss expanding in Bethlehem but moving local engineers to New Jerseyof the engineering workers and call center employees was not immediately known.
Synchronoss expanding in Bethlehem but moving local engineers to New Jersey
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
of the engineering workers and call center employees was not immediately known. But, in general, according to a June 2008 Morning Call article, about three-quarters of the company's workers are under contract, work in a call center and earn no... Read more
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Philly.com
City poised to reinstate gun restrictions after court rulingALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) - Gun owners in Allentown may soon be required again to rep
City poised to reinstate gun restrictions after court ruling
Philly.com / Posted 6 days ago
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) - Gun owners in Allentown may soon be required again to report lost or stolen firearms to police. The Morning Call reports (http://bit.ly/28VSdl7 ) the city is poised to reinstate firearms restrictions that were lifted last year... Read more
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Times News
Pediatrician ordered to trial on indecent assault chargehas been ordered to stand trial on a charge of indecently assaulting a woman wh
Pediatrician ordered to trial on indecent assault charge
Times News / Posted 6 days ago
has been ordered to stand trial on a charge of indecently assaulting a woman while examining her infant. The (Allentown) Morning Call (http://bit.ly/28ObwI7 ) reports that a Lehigh County judge on Wednesday held the charge against 43-year-old Dr.... Read more
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