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The Morning Call
Judge sets Jan. 16 start for Allentown pay-to-play trialexclude specific evidence and witness statements are due by Dec. 7 and the gove
The Morning Call / Posted an hour ago
exclude specific evidence and witness statements are due by Dec. 7 and the government’s responses are due two weeks later. Pawlowski is charged with conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud, honest services fraud and bribery and 53 related offenses... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Curiosity, compassion and a story of revoltwas the combination of the two that led to a story about a little-known rebelli
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 17 hours ago
was the combination of the two that led to a story about a little-known rebellion in Niagara-on-the-Lake. Author Michael Pawlowski's novel, Niagara, Black Waters Flow Deep (JCharlton Publishing Ltd., $30) tells the story of Solomon Moseby, a... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Curiosity, compassion and a story of revoltwas the combination of the two that led to a story about a little-known rebelli
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 17 hours ago
was the combination of the two that led to a story about a little-known rebellion in Niagara-on-the-Lake. Author Michael Pawlowski's novel, Niagara, Black Waters Flow Deep (JCharlton Publishing Ltd., $30) tells the story of Solomon Moseby, a... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Curiosity, compassion and a story of revoltwas the combination of the two that led to a story about a little-known rebelli
Welland Tribune / Posted 17 hours ago
was the combination of the two that led to a story about a little-known rebellion in Niagara-on-the-Lake. Author Michael Pawlowski's novel, Niagara, Black Waters Flow Deep (JCharlton Publishing Ltd., $30) tells the story of Solomon Moseby, a... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
FBI agents went undercover in Florida's capital for the 'biggest investigation in years'of “street currency” — dinners and sports tickets. In Allentown, Pennsylvania,
Detroit Free Press / Posted 22 hours ago
of “street currency” — dinners and sports tickets. In Allentown, Pennsylvania, prosecutors said all it took for Mayor Ed Pawlowski to dole out a city contract was a steak dinner, campaign contributions and tickets to a Philadelphia Eagles playoff... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Allentown zoners OK Adelaide Mills Apartmentsand that Hyman's "space plan makes sense" and the "floor plan makes sense." Hy
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
and that Hyman's "space plan makes sense" and the "floor plan makes sense." Hyman is scheduled to face incumbent Mayor Ed Pawlowski, the Democratic candidate, in the November election. In other business, the board also approved a special use... Read more
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The Morning Call
Prosecutors seek March trial in Reading pay-to-play casefor taxpayer funded contracts. The charges were filed at the same time as a pa
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
for taxpayer funded contracts. The charges were filed at the same time as a parallel case against Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski, Hickey and lawyer Scott Allinson in which prosecutors allege Pawlowski and others conspired to steer city... Read more
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The Morning Call
Man arrested for writing messages in support of Allentown mayor on city buildingsfounder and creative director of marketing company Clickable Click, has been ru
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
founder and creative director of marketing company Clickable Click, has been running a social media campaign in support of Pawlowski who he believes has been falsely accused of federal charges. The message “#WeWantEd” appears on the campaign’s... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Prosecutors say they need more time to prepare for Pawlowski trialALLENTOWN, Pa. - Federal prosecutors say Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski's pay-to-
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 6 days ago
ALLENTOWN, Pa. - Federal prosecutors say Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski's pay-to-play case is so complex, they need more time. Pawlowski is facing more than 50 counts in the Allentown corruption scandal, including fraud and bribery... Read more
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The Morning Call
Prosecutors signal long road to trial in Allentown pay-to-play caseFederal prosecutors provide a glimpse of the scope of their case against Allent
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
Federal prosecutors provide a glimpse of the scope of their case against Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski and two political contributors in a legal filing proposing a timeline for a trial on public corruption charges. Given the complexity of the case,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Allentown planners review apartments at old Adelaideconstruction in four to six months. As the city’s Republican mayoral candidate
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
construction in four to six months. As the city’s Republican mayoral candidate, Hyman could face incumbent Democrat Ed Pawlowski in the fall election. Hyman said he would like to get all of the planning and zoning approvals for the Adelaide... Read more
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The Morning Call
Montgomery County sheriff gets spotlight in Allentown corruption casesay the mayor pressured two businessmen seeking city contracts to pay for his n
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
say the mayor pressured two businessmen seeking city contracts to pay for his night out — one of the claims that has Pawlowski facing federal bribery and extortion charges. But the incident also has placed a spotlight on another elected... Read more
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Philly.com
Montco sheriff gets spotlight in Allentown corruption caseIt was the central payoff highlighted in the sprawling pay-to-play indictment h
Philly.com / Posted 9 days ago
It was the central payoff highlighted in the sprawling pay-to-play indictment handed up against Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski last month — a $5,000 night on the town, complete with tickets to a sold-out Eagles playoff game and a pricey steakhouse... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Palisade students send $500 in baseball gear to Dominican kidswill deliver the items during her next trip south in the fall. Palisade High S
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
will deliver the items during her next trip south in the fall. Palisade High School juniors Gabe Gueretta and Rhett Pawlowski tackled the sports equipment project, gathering about $500 worth of baseball equipment as part of the community... Read more
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The Morning Call
$2.9 million for housing, curb cuts, coming in Allentowngrant covers three months from Oct. 1 to Dec. 31. Earlier in the meeting, resi
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
grant covers three months from Oct. 1 to Dec. 31. Earlier in the meeting, resident Ken Heffentrager took Mayor Ed Pawlowski and City Council to task for scheduling several walks with 10th Ward residents to view blight and other problems... Read more
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The Morning Call
O'Connell launches write-in bid for Allentown mayorHall, Allentown City Council President Ray O’Connell announced he will wage a w
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
Hall, Allentown City Council President Ray O’Connell announced he will wage a write-in campaign for mayor now that Mayor Ed Pawlowski is under federal indictment. While write-in campaigns are always tough, the entry of a strong Democrat has shaken... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Ray O'Connell is back in the race for Allentown mayorrace for mayor of Allentown. City Council President Ray O'Connell is getting ba
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 12 days ago
race for mayor of Allentown. City Council President Ray O'Connell is getting back in. He lost in the primary to Mayor Ed Pawlowski, but O'Connell said because of the corruption charges the incumbent is now facing, he felt compelled to launch a... Read more
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The Morning Call
Coroner identifies diver who died at Dutch SpringsFBI hold a news conference in Philadelphia on Wednesday, July 26, 2017, to deta
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
FBI hold a news conference in Philadelphia on Wednesday, July 26, 2017, to detail the charges against Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski, former Reading Mayor Vaughn Spencer and three others in an alleged pay-to-play scheme. (KAITLIN WASHBURN / THE... Read more
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The Express-Times
Ray O'Connell launches write-in campaign for Allentown mayorin the wake of federal pay-to-play charges, city council President Ray O'Connel
The Express-Times / Posted 12 days ago
in the wake of federal pay-to-play charges, city council President Ray O'Connell is launching a second try to beat Ed Pawlowski at the polls. Standing outside City Hall on Thursday afternoon, O'Connell announced he is running a write-in... Read more
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The Morning Call
Independents to run in Allentown mayor's raceIngram of the Common Sense Independent Party and independent Solomon Tembo, a l
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
Ingram of the Common Sense Independent Party and independent Solomon Tembo, a local businessman, want to join Democrat Pawlowski and Republican Nat Hyman, a developer, on the Nov. 7 ballot. Ingram and Tembo were the only candidates to file by... Read more
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The Morning Call
Girl, 13, hit by lightning in northern Lehigh; she talked on way to hospitalFBI hold a news conference in Philadelphia on Wednesday, July 26, 2017, to deta
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
FBI hold a news conference in Philadelphia on Wednesday, July 26, 2017, to detail the charges against Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski, former Reading Mayor Vaughn Spencer and three others in an alleged pay-to-play scheme. (KAITLIN WASHBURN / THE... Read more
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The Morning Call
Independents to run in Allentown mayor's raceIngram of the Common Sense Independent party and independent Solomon Tembo, a l
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
Ingram of the Common Sense Independent party and independent Solomon Tembo, a local businessman, want to join Democrat Pawlowski and Republican Nat Hyman, a developer, on the Nov. 7 ballot. Ingram and Tembo were the only candidates to file by... Read more
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The Morning Call
Police seek to identify couple suspected of stealing groceriesFBI hold a news conference in Philadelphia on Wednesday, July 26, 2017, to deta
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
FBI hold a news conference in Philadelphia on Wednesday, July 26, 2017, to detail the charges against Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski, former Reading Mayor Vaughn Spencer and three others in an alleged pay-to-play scheme. (KAITLIN WASHBURN / THE... Read more
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The Morning Call
Former Allentown police officer, city councilman, pleads guilty to harassmentpolice force and served as a city councilman for four years before running an u
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
police force and served as a city councilman for four years before running an unsuccessful campaign to unseat Mayor Ed Pawlowski in 2009. His campaign hit a speed bump after Phillips was lured into a sultry Facebook chat by a former mistress... Read more
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walesonline
Celine Dion tribute act leaves gig to find car submerged in lakeA Celine Dion tribute act’s car sunk like the Titanic just hours ahead of her s
walesonline / Posted 14 days ago
A Celine Dion tribute act’s car sunk like the Titanic just hours ahead of her show. Rebecca Suter-Pawlowski was getting ready to wow the crowd at Gateway Holiday Park in Bynea, Llanelli, last night. But she had the shock of her life when she... Read more
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The Express-Times
Former Allentown cop, city councilman admits attacking exretired after 22 years on the Allentown police force. He served as a city coun
The Express-Times / Posted 14 days ago
retired after 22 years on the Allentown police force. He served as a city councilman and ran as a Republican against Ed Pawlowski for mayor in 2009. But his campaign suffered after an ex-girlfriend publicized an online sex chat she had with him... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Jim Hickey appears in court to answer to pay-to-play chargeshe faces in connection with the pay-to-play cases against former Mayor Vaughn S
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 14 days ago
he faces in connection with the pay-to-play cases against former Mayor Vaughn Spencer and current Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski. Hickey is accused of taking campaign donations for Pawlowski's gubernatorial campaign from a company that was... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Former Reading Mayor Pleads Not Guilty to Corruptionfederal prison for taking the bribe. The mayor of Allentown also pleaded not g
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 14 days ago
federal prison for taking the bribe. The mayor of Allentown also pleaded not guilty to similar charges last week. Mayor Ed Pawlowski has said he's done nothing wrong. The federal investigation of the two city governments began in 2013 and led to... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Pennsylvania ex-mayor pleads not guilty to corruptioninvestigation of the two city governments began in 2013 and led to charges agai
Stamford Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
investigation of the two city governments began in 2013 and led to charges against a slew of lower-ranking city officials and contractors. It became public in 2015 when FBI agents raided both city halls as well as the homes of Pawlowski and Spe... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Pennsylvania ex-mayor pleads not guilty to corruptioninvestigation of the two city governments began in 2013 and led to charges agai
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 14 days ago
investigation of the two city governments began in 2013 and led to charges against a slew of lower-ranking city officials and contractors. It became public in 2015 when FBI agents raided both city halls as well as the homes of Pawlowski and Spe... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Pennsylvania ex-mayor pleads not guilty to corruptioninvestigation of the two city governments began in 2013 and led to charges agai
Connecticut Post / Posted 14 days ago
investigation of the two city governments began in 2013 and led to charges against a slew of lower-ranking city officials and contractors. It became public in 2015 when FBI agents raided both city halls as well as the homes of Pawlowski and Spe... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Pennsylvania ex-mayor pleads not guilty to corruptioninvestigation of the two city governments began in 2013 and led to charges agai
The New Canaan News / Posted 14 days ago
investigation of the two city governments began in 2013 and led to charges against a slew of lower-ranking city officials and contractors. It became public in 2015 when FBI agents raided both city halls as well as the homes of Pawlowski and Spe... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Pennsylvania ex-mayor pleads not guilty to corruptioninvestigation of the two city governments began in 2013 and led to charges agai
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
investigation of the two city governments began in 2013 and led to charges against a slew of lower-ranking city officials and contractors. It became public in 2015 when FBI agents raided both city halls as well as the homes of Pawlowski and Spe... Read more
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TribLIVE
Former Reading mayor pleads not guilty to corruptionfederal prison for taking the bribe. The mayor of Allentown also pleaded not g
TribLIVE / Posted 14 days ago
federal prison for taking the bribe. The mayor of Allentown also pleaded not guilty to similar charges last week. Mayor Ed Pawlowski has said he's done nothing wrong. The federal investigation of the two city governments began in 2013 and led to... Read more
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The Express-Times
Former Allentown cop, city councilman accused of beating exretired after 22 years on the Allentown police force. He served as a city coun
The Express-Times / Posted 14 days ago
retired after 22 years on the Allentown police force. He served as a city councilman and ran as a Republican against Ed Pawlowski for mayor in 2009. But his campaign suffered after an ex-girlfriend publicized an online sex chat she had with him... Read more
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The Morning Call
Former Reading mayor Vaughn Spencer, Lehigh Valley consultant Jim Hickey plead not guilty to federal chargesin Philadelphia come a week after a grand jury returned indictments charging fi
The Morning Call / Posted 14 days ago
in Philadelphia come a week after a grand jury returned indictments charging five people, including Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski and Spencer, with steering taxpayer-funded contracts to campaign contributors. Prosecutors said each engaged in a... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Former Reading mayor pleads not guilty in 'pay to play' caseeach of bribery, mail fraud, wire fraud, and conspiracy, was also due to appear
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 15 days ago
each of bribery, mail fraud, wire fraud, and conspiracy, was also due to appear in court for the first time Tuesday. Ed Pawlowski, the mayor of Allentown, pleaded not guilty to similar charges last week. Each bribery charge carries a sentence... Read more
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The Morning Call
Former Reading mayor, Pawlowski codefendant to appear in court todayin Philadelphia come a week after a grand jury returned indictments charging fi
The Morning Call / Posted 15 days ago
in Philadelphia come a week after a grand jury returned indictments charging five people, including Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski and Spencer, with steering taxpayer-funded contracts to campaign contributors. Prosecutors said each engaged in a... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Former Reading Mayor Vaughn Spencer due in court; accused of pay-to-play schemestatut Acosta pleaded guilty to bribery charges last year and his wife, Rebecc
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 15 days ago
statut Acosta pleaded guilty to bribery charges last year and his wife, Rebecca, was also indicted last week. She pleaded not guilty. Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski appeared in court last week and pleaded not guilty t... Read more
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The Morning Call
Allentown shooting suspect was shot in Philly, police sayFBI hold a news conference in Philadelphia on Wednesday, July 26, 2017, to deta
The Morning Call / Posted 15 days ago
FBI hold a news conference in Philadelphia on Wednesday, July 26, 2017, to detail the charges against Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski, former Reading Mayor Vaughn Spencer and three others in an alleged pay-to-play scheme. (KAITLIN WASHBURN / THE... Read more
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The Morning Call
Mayor Pawlowski 'humbled' by support from crowd at Puerto Rican Flag RaisingMayor Ed Pawlowski embraces Flor Velez, President of the Puerto Rican Culture P
The Morning Call / Posted 16 days ago
Mayor Ed Pawlowski embraces Flor Velez, President of the Puerto Rican Culture Preservation Association, during a flag raising at city hall before the start of the Lehigh Valley Puerto Rican Parade in Allentown on Sunday, July 30, 2017. Mayor Ed... Read more
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The Morning Call
Beleagured Mayor Pawlowski 'humbled' by support from crowd at Puerto Rican Festival and ParadeAs dancers twirled, music thumped and the crowd cheered, Nielda Rodirguez rushe
The Morning Call / Posted 17 days ago
As dancers twirled, music thumped and the crowd cheered, Nielda Rodirguez rushed to the side of Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski and gave him a hug as he stood outside City Hall on Sunday before the start of the Lehigh Valley Puerto Rican Parade and... Read more
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The Morning Call
Supporters stand with Pawlowski at fundraiser in wake of indictmentremembers a time when he felt uncomfortable heading into downtown Allentown aft
The Morning Call / Posted 17 days ago
remembers a time when he felt uncomfortable heading into downtown Allentown after dusk. Under the leadership of Mayor Ed Pawlowski, he believes, the city has turned a page. That's why Gawad and his 13-year-old daughter, Kelly, knocked on more... Read more
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The Morning Call
Downtown Allentown a Pawlowski successwas the courthouse. Now we have a sports and entertainment complex, dozens of
The Morning Call / Posted 17 days ago
was the courthouse. Now we have a sports and entertainment complex, dozens of new businesses and a bright future. Mayor Pawlowski put Allentown's downtown back on the map. Now he's being criticized for what it took to make that happen. He... Read more
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The Morning Call
July 30, 2017the Eastern District of Pennsylvania (far right) holds a news conference to ann
The Morning Call / Posted 17 days ago
the Eastern District of Pennsylvania (far right) holds a news conference to announce the indictment against Allentown Mayor Pawlowski during a news conference in the United States Attorney's Office in Philadelphia on Wednesday, July 26, 2017. Also... Read more
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The Morning Call
Prosecutors face high bar in proving case against PawlowskiIn 60 pages, federal prosecutors tell a story of Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski’s
The Morning Call / Posted 17 days ago
In 60 pages, federal prosecutors tell a story of Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski’s aggressive efforts to raise campaign cash, allegedly by rewarding those who contributed with taxpayer funded contracts. For a city held in suspense for two years after... Read more
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The Morning Call
Politics as UsualFelton scolded for talking out of turn? As news broke of the federal indictmen
The Morning Call / Posted 17 days ago
Felton scolded for talking out of turn? As news broke of the federal indictment against Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski, Walter Felton Jr., chairman of the Lehigh County Democratic Committee, stood in the mayor’s corner. Literally. But before long, it... Read more
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The Morning Call
Top stories from The Morning Call: July 24-28Cassie Montoro died around 3 p.m. Friday and an autopsy is scheduled for Saturd
The Morning Call / Posted 17 days ago
Cassie Montoro died around 3 p.m. Friday and an autopsy is scheduled for Saturday.THURSDAY, JULY 27 1. Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski put City Hall up for sale to highest bidders, prosecutor says: Federal prosecutors said this in describing the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Ed Pawlowski still stuck in the front doorI called Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski the Eeyore of Lehigh Valley politics back
The Morning Call / Posted 17 days ago
I called Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski the Eeyore of Lehigh Valley politics back in his first term, pointing out his perpetual state of gloom, even in the face of events he should have been cheering about. I met with the mayor in his office not long... Read more
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The Morning Call
Missing woman with dementia found safe, police sayFBI hold a news conference in Philadelphia on Wednesday, July 26, 2017, to deta
The Morning Call / Posted 18 days ago
FBI hold a news conference in Philadelphia on Wednesday, July 26, 2017, to detail the charges against Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski, former Reading Mayor Vaughn Spencer and three others in an alleged pay-to-play scheme. (KAITLIN WASHBURN / THE... Read more
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