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The Morning Call
South Whitehall traffic stop leads to drugs, stolen gunSOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — A traffic stop in South Whitehall last week led to t
South Whitehall traffic stop leads to drugs, stolen gun
The Morning Call / Posted 17 hours ago
SOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — A traffic stop in South Whitehall last week led to the arrest of a 20-year-old man after drugs and a gun were found in his car, according to court records. Christian Castillo, of the 800 block of Chew Street in Allentown,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Parkland High School baseball team outlasts Central Catholic, takes control of EPC Skyline DivisionSOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — Central Catholic generated most of the scoring chanc
Parkland High School baseball team outlasts Central Catholic, takes control of EPC Skyline Division
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
SOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — Central Catholic generated most of the scoring chances in its Eastern Pennsylvania Conference baseball game Monday. Parkland pitchers Michael Jenkins and Braeden Duff kept the Vikings from cashing in, giving their lineup... Read more
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The Morning Call
Realty World Breisch merges with Valley PartnersA stretch of Tilghman Street in South Whitehall Township, dubbed by some as Rea
Realty World Breisch merges with Valley Partners
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
A stretch of Tilghman Street in South Whitehall Township, dubbed by some as Realtor's Row, is getting a little greener, following a sign change at the longtime offices of Realty World Breisch. The switch to the green sign with white lettering came... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Illegal left turn turns up stolen handgun, drugsman faces drug and firearms charges after a routine traffic stop led police to
Illegal left turn turns up stolen handgun, drugs
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
man faces drug and firearms charges after a routine traffic stop led police to cocaine, heroin and a stolen handgun. South Whitehall Township police said they pulled over a black Infiniti driven by Cristian Castillo about 9:20 p.m. Friday for... Read more
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The Morning Call
Half of two-restaurant operation opens at former Farmhouse site in Emmausstreet and a real estate broker for Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Valley
Half of two-restaurant operation opens at former Farmhouse site in Emmaus
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
street and a real estate broker for Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Valley Partners, previously owned Grille 3501 in South Whitehall Township 2001 to 2005 and briefly owned the Buckeye Tavern in Lower Macungie Township. His business partners... Read more
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The Morning Call
Family: When is a teenager ready to go on a date?Lehigh County. Denise Continenza, family living specialist for Penn State's Le
Family: When is a teenager ready to go on a date?
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
Lehigh County. Denise Continenza, family living specialist for Penn State's Lehigh County Cooperative Extension, South Whitehall Township. Michael Daniels, adolescent and attachment therapist, Bethlehem. Joanne Nigito-Raftas, registered... Read more
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The Express-Times
Teen driver had starter handgun in car, cops sayteen driver was found to have a starter pistol in his possession when a trooper
Teen driver had starter handgun in car, cops say
The Express-Times / Posted 2 days ago
teen driver was found to have a starter pistol in his possession when a trooper stopped the vehicle along Route 22 east in South Whitehall Township, Pennsylvania State Police in Fogelsville said. The trooper pulled over the juvenile shortly before... Read more
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The Morning Call
'Refined rustic' cuisine finds a home in Emmausstreet and a real estate broker for Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Valley
'Refined rustic' cuisine finds a home in Emmaus
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
street and a real estate broker for Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Valley Partners, previously owned Grille 3501 in South Whitehall Township 2001 to 2005 and briefly owned the Buckeye Tavern in Lower Macungie Township. His business partners... Read more
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The Morning Call
Unruly children result of permissive parentingdiscontinue the decades-old liberal philosophy of permissive parenting and get
Unruly children result of permissive parenting
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
discontinue the decades-old liberal philosophy of permissive parenting and get the guts to discipline their children, I don't see much hope for change. Undisciplined parents lead to undisciplined children. Don Deibert South Whitehal... Read more
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The Morning Call
Parkland beats Central Catholic in EPC lacrosse, 15-9SOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — When Parkland boys lacrosse coach Brad Schifko start
Parkland beats Central Catholic in EPC lacrosse, 15-9
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
SOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — When Parkland boys lacrosse coach Brad Schifko starts to list his key players or look over his varsity roster, he can't help but get excited about the future of his program. The present for Schifko's Trojans is pretty... Read more
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The Brown and White
Find out where to unload old prescription drugs SaturdayPennsylvania State Police. Upper Saucon Township Police Department, 5500 Camp
Find out where to unload old prescription drugs Saturday
The Brown and White / Posted 5 days ago
Pennsylvania State Police. Upper Saucon Township Police Department, 5500 Camp Meeting Road, Upper Saucon Township. South Whitehall Township Police Department, 4444 Walbert Ave., South Whitehall Township. Whitehall Township Bureau of... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Prescription drug collection this Saturdaylocations in Lehigh County are as follows. South Mall, Giant Supermarket on We
Prescription drug collection this Saturday
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 5 days ago
locations in Lehigh County are as follows. South Mall, Giant Supermarket on West Emmaus Avenue, Supremo Foods, South Whitehall Township Police Department, Fountain Hill Police Department, Westgate Mall, Catasauqua Police Department,... Read more
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The Morning Call
P.J. Whelihan's drops expansion plans for Broadway locationSOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — Plans to raze and double the size of the P.J. Whelih
P.J. Whelihan's drops expansion plans for Broadway location
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
SOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — Plans to raze and double the size of the P.J. Whelihan's on Broadway in South Whitehall Township have been abandoned by the sports bar chain, according to the company's chief operating officer Jim Fris. South Whitehall... Read more
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The Morning Call
Dorney Park opens this weekendpassholders can get a sneak peek of the improvements during a preview night 5-9
Dorney Park opens this weekend
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
passholders can get a sneak peek of the improvements during a preview night 5-9 p.m. Friday. This is the first time the South Whitehall Township park is letting passholders in early. Originally opened as "The Coaster," Thunderhawk has all new... Read more
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The Morning Call
McAuliffe's decision favors Democratsand very likely not in time to be overturned by the courts, could definitely sw
McAuliffe's decision favors Democrats
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
and very likely not in time to be overturned by the courts, could definitely sway the vote in favor of the Democrats in November. This is strictly a political — and in my estimation illegal — move! Dolores Shankweiler South Whitehal... Read more
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The Morning Call
Knee and hip replacement complications costly, report findshas been recognized by The Joint Commission for meeting national standards of c
Knee and hip replacement complications costly, report finds
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
has been recognized by The Joint Commission for meeting national standards of care." St. Luke's University Health Network's Bethlehem campus and Coordinated Health in South Whitehall Township had lower-than-expected re-admission rates. 610-820-... Read more
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The Express-Times
Man accused in 2015 Lehigh County drive-by shootingaccused of assaulting a man and ordering the victim to strip has been charged w
Man accused in 2015 Lehigh County drive-by shooting
The Express-Times / Posted 6 days ago
accused of assaulting a man and ordering the victim to strip has been charged with a drive-by shooting last year in South Whitehall Township. Raul Caraballo, of Reading, was arraigned Wednesday on two counts of aggravated assault, as well... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
South Whitehall police make arrest in 2015 shootingAuthorities have made an arrest in connection with an early-morning shooting th
South Whitehall police make arrest in 2015 shooting
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 6 days ago
Authorities have made an arrest in connection with an early-morning shooting that occurred last December in South Whitehall Township. Township police charged Raul N. Caraballo with aggravated assault and other offenses for allegedly shooting a man... Read more
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The Morning Call
Man charged in South Whitehall drive-by shootingSOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — A 37-year-old man was charged Wednesday with shootin
Man charged in South Whitehall drive-by shooting
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
SOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — A 37-year-old man was charged Wednesday with shooting a man in the leg last year in South Whitehall Township, according to court records. Raul N. Caraballo, who is in West Chester County Jail, was charged with two counts... Read more
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The Morning Call
Knee and hip replacement rates surging in Pa.Bethlehem campus in Fountain Hill had a lower than expected rate for hip replac
Knee and hip replacement rates surging in Pa.
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
Bethlehem campus in Fountain Hill had a lower than expected rate for hip replacements, as did Coordinated Health in South Whitehall Township. Dr. Thomas Meade, who works for Coordinated Health, was the most prolific knee surgeon in the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Family: Ex husband won't take special-needs daughter to therapyLehigh County. Denise Continenza, family living specialist for Penn State's Le
Family: Ex husband won't take special-needs daughter to therapy
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
Lehigh County. Denise Continenza, family living specialist for Penn State's Lehigh County Cooperative Extension, South Whitehall Township. Michael Daniels, adolescent and attachment therapist, Bethlehem. Joanne Nigito-Raftas, registered... Read more
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The Morning Call
Arts News: Karl Stirner Arts Trail artists, morethe Past Presidents' Memorial Scholarship in a recital at 3 p.m. May 1 at Jorda
Arts News: Karl Stirner Arts Trail artists, more
The Morning Call / Posted 10 days ago
the Past Presidents' Memorial Scholarship in a recital at 3 p.m. May 1 at Jordan United Church of Christ, 1837 Church Road, South Whitehall Township. Each recipient receives $1,000 for their freshman year of college. Hannah Steele of Schnecksville,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Jaindls donate South Whitehall land for new Parkland Community LibrarySOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP —The Parkland Community Library hopes to build a new l
Jaindls donate South Whitehall land for new Parkland Community Library
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
SOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP —The Parkland Community Library hopes to build a new library on 8 acres in South Whitehall Township that David and Jackie Jaindl intend to donate. Construction of the new library at 4240 Orefield Road, near Jaindl Farms on... Read more
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The Morning Call
Wescosville veterinary clinic wants an office in South WhitehallSOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — A veterinary clinic on Hamilton Boulevard in Wescosv
Wescosville veterinary clinic wants an office in South Whitehall
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
SOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — A veterinary clinic on Hamilton Boulevard in Wescosville might soon have a Tilghman Street location in South Whitehall. Hamilton Animal Care went before the South Whitehall Planning Commission on Thursday with a... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Wehr's Dam rehab will go to referendumThe future of Wehr's Dam will rest with South Whitehall Township voters this No
Wehr's Dam rehab will go to referendum
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 13 days ago
The future of Wehr's Dam will rest with South Whitehall Township voters this November. Commissioners unanimously approved a measure Wednesday that will place a referendum on the ballot authorizing the township to incur a sizeable debt to fund a... Read more
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The Morning Call
South Whitehall voters will decide on Wehr's Dam repairSOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — After learning that efforts to bring the historic We
South Whitehall voters will decide on Wehr's Dam repair
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
SOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — After learning that efforts to bring the historic Wehr's Dam into state compliance will cost close to $600,000, South Whitehall commissioners decided to let voters have the final say. The commissioners agreed in a... Read more
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The Morning Call
Send Heydt, Uehlinger to RNCcandidate receiving the most votes in the district. Those candidates are Willia
Send Heydt, Uehlinger to RNC
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
candidate receiving the most votes in the district. Those candidates are William L. Heydt and Scott Uehlinger. If you want your presidential primary vote to count, vote also for Heydt and Uehlinger on Tuesday. Dwight Griffin South Whitehall Towns... Read more
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The Morning Call
Another Weis beer cafe opens in Northampton Countyhas plans to open two more in the Lehigh Valley, at 365 S. Cedar Crest Blvd. in
Another Weis beer cafe opens in Northampton County
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
has plans to open two more in the Lehigh Valley, at 365 S. Cedar Crest Blvd. in Allentown and 1500 N. Cedar Crest Blvd. in South Whitehall Township. Curtin said Weis hopes to open the beer cafe on South Cedar Crest Boulevard by mid-summer. He... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Jail time for man who crashed into S. Whitehall homeThe Lehigh County man who crashed his Chevy Blazer into a South Whitehall Towns
Jail time for man who crashed into S. Whitehall home
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 14 days ago
The Lehigh County man who crashed his Chevy Blazer into a South Whitehall Township home last November and ran from police escaped a possible lengthy state prison sentence. Ronnie K. Banks pleaded guilty Tuesday in Lehigh County Court to driving... Read more
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The Morning Call
New charter school to open doors in Catasauqua this fallschool will occupy space previously filled by the Lehigh Valley Christian High
New charter school to open doors in Catasauqua this fall
The Morning Call / Posted 14 days ago
school will occupy space previously filled by the Lehigh Valley Christian High School, now located on Winchester Road in South Whitehall Township. Kelly Bauer, vice president of the school's board of directors, said the charter school serving... Read more
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The Morning Call
Family: Should parents urge teen to be more social?Lehigh County. Denise Continenza, family living specialist for Penn State's Le
Family: Should parents urge teen to be more social?
The Morning Call / Posted 15 days ago
Lehigh County. Denise Continenza, family living specialist for Penn State's Lehigh County Cooperative Extension, South Whitehall Township. Michael Daniels, adolescent and attachment therapist, Bethlehem. Joanne Nigito-Raftas, registered... Read more
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The Express-Times
Thousands participate in March for Babies at Dorney Park & Wildwater KingdomMore than 7,000 people participated in "March for Babies" Sunday at Dorney Park
Thousands participate in March for Babies at Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom
The Express-Times / Posted 16 days ago
More than 7,000 people participated in "March for Babies" Sunday at Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom in South Whitehall Township. The event is the largest annual fundraiser for the March of Dimes, a nonprofit organization focusing on babies' health... Read more
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The Morning Call
Legislation on late-term abortions protects lifeinfants our of their mothers' wombs for experimentation. Why was that an abomin
Legislation on late-term abortions protects life
The Morning Call / Posted 17 days ago
infants our of their mothers' wombs for experimentation. Why was that an abomination and late-term abortions are not? If our government representatives don't defend life, none of us are safe. Who will be next? Maryanne Pohl South Whitehall Towns... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bagel business boomingproducts at up to 60 percent off conventional retail prices." The company's onl
Bagel business booming
The Morning Call / Posted 17 days ago
products at up to 60 percent off conventional retail prices." The company's only other area presence is on Broadway in South Whitehall Township. Info: groceryoutlet.com. Second, Smokestack Lounge at 132 E. Broad St. will host a ribbon-cutting... Read more
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The Morning Call
David Jaindl says Nazareth Speedway won't return to its glory racing daysImmaculate Center, which straddles Lehigh and Allen Townships, and the Hills at
David Jaindl says Nazareth Speedway won't return to its glory racing days
The Morning Call / Posted 18 days ago
Immaculate Center, which straddles Lehigh and Allen Townships, and the Hills at Winchester, an age-restricted community in South Whitehall Township on the former Rutz Farm. In July, Jaindl acquired A-Treat's brand name trademark, flavor formulas... Read more
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The Morning Call
Treatment center to open in Catasauquaagreed to drop his quest for a treatment center in the city. He has plans for
Treatment center to open in Catasauqua
The Morning Call / Posted 18 days ago
agreed to drop his quest for a treatment center in the city. He has plans for another 125-bed treatment facility in South Whitehall Township at the15-acre site of former West End Racquet and Fitness Club. Branding it a high end treatment... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
County commissioners authorize Cedarbrook studydifferent options for renovating Cedarbrook or building a new nursing home. Th
County commissioners authorize Cedarbrook study
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 19 days ago
different options for renovating Cedarbrook or building a new nursing home. Those options are: * Renovate Cedarbrook in South Whitehall Township, which could reduce the number of beds to about 368. The total bed count would be about 565,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh County commissioners authorize study on upgrading CedarbrookExecutive Tom Muller's administration to select a firm to examine the most cost
Lehigh County commissioners authorize study on upgrading Cedarbrook
The Morning Call / Posted 20 days ago
Executive Tom Muller's administration to select a firm to examine the most cost-effective way to upgrade Cedarbrook's South Whitehall Township facility. The chosen company will examine four options – renovating Cedarbrook so that it keeps its... Read more
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The Morning Call
Campaign reform measures stuck in Congressyour congressional representatives and ask them what is the delay in bringing t
Campaign reform measures stuck in Congress
The Morning Call / Posted 20 days ago
your congressional representatives and ask them what is the delay in bringing this legislation to the floor for a vote. Can't we get this Congress to do the right thing for the American people? Donald DeCray Sr. South Wh... Read more
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The Morning Call
Allentown NIZ developers get $29 millionfalls firmly on the side of the naysayers. The Frederick Group's primary revenu
Allentown NIZ developers get $29 million
The Morning Call / Posted 20 days ago
falls firmly on the side of the naysayers. The Frederick Group's primary revenue stream comes from its 88,000-square-foot South Whitehall Township office building that in February lost its biggest tenant, Morgan Stanley, to Three City Center. He... Read more
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The Express-Times
Freddy Awards 2016: Parkland presents 'Titanic'for Wednesday and Thursday shows. The show will be presented in the school audi
Freddy Awards 2016: Parkland presents 'Titanic'
The Express-Times / Posted 20 days ago
for Wednesday and Thursday shows. The show will be presented in the school auditorium, 2700 North Cedar Crest Blvd., South Whitehall Township. "Titanic" is Maury Yeston and Peter Stone's musical examines the lives of the passengers aboard... Read more
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Times News
New Tripoli man killed when car crashes into housestruck a parked vehicle, then the attached garage of a house and caught fire ar
New Tripoli man killed when car crashes into house
Times News / Posted 21 days ago
struck a parked vehicle, then the attached garage of a house and caught fire around 3:35 a.m. April 12 at 1254 N. 27th St., South Whitehall Township. Lehigh County Coroner Scott Grim identified the man as Johan Murray of of New Tripoli. was... Read more
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The Express-Times
Teen in fiery SUV crash expected to survive her injuriesrecords say the home is owned by Thomas and Theresa Wenck. The coroner's offic
Teen in fiery SUV crash expected to survive her injuries
The Express-Times / Posted 21 days ago
records say the home is owned by Thomas and Theresa Wenck. The coroner's office said Murray was pronounced dead at 4:15 a.m. at the crash site. Anyone with information about the crash is asked to call South Whitehall Township police at 610-393-03... Read more
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The Express-Times
Coroner IDs man killed in fiery crash into home27th and Fairmont streets, is owned by Thomas and Theresa Wenck, according to c
Coroner IDs man killed in fiery crash into home
The Express-Times / Posted 21 days ago
27th and Fairmont streets, is owned by Thomas and Theresa Wenck, according to county property records. The crash is being investigated by the coroner's office, the South Whitehall Township Police Department and the county District Attorney's off... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Man Dies in Fiery Crash Outside Lehigh County Homeof New Tripoli, Pennsylvania, was inside a vehicle that crashed into another ca
Man Dies in Fiery Crash Outside Lehigh County Home
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 21 days ago
of New Tripoli, Pennsylvania, was inside a vehicle that crashed into another car on the 2700 block of Fairmont Street in South Whitehall Township around 3:35 a.m. Tuesday. The Morning Call reports the vehicle careened into the driveway of a... Read more
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The Brown and White
These 7 Lehigh Valley establishments violated liquor laws, state sayswho failed to complete the necessary Responsible Alcohol Management Program tra
These 7 Lehigh Valley establishments violated liquor laws, state says
The Brown and White / Posted 21 days ago
who failed to complete the necessary Responsible Alcohol Management Program training. Grille 3501, 3501 Broadway in South Whitehall Township, in January and February failed to notify the state of a change in "officers, directors and/or... Read more
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The Express-Times
Man, 20, ejected from car crash into South Whitehall housethat lives in the house. County property records say the home is owned by Thoma
Man, 20, ejected from car crash into South Whitehall house
The Express-Times / Posted 21 days ago
that lives in the house. County property records say the home is owned by Thomas and Theresa Wenck. The crash is being investigated by the coroner's office, the South Whitehall Township Police Department and the county District Attorney's... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Coroner called to scene of crash and garage fire in S. Whitehall Twp.were called to the scene of a dwelling fire around 3:30 a.m. in the 1200 block
Coroner called to scene of crash and garage fire in S. Whitehall Twp.
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 21 days ago
were called to the scene of a dwelling fire around 3:30 a.m. in the 1200 block of 27th Street near Fairmont Street in South Whitehall Township. A passerby reported the incident. Officials say a car crashed into a parked vehicle and then into... Read more
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The Express-Times
Homeless duo accused of cashing bad checks worth thousandscounterfeit checks in Lehigh Township. John F. Selser, 44, who faces but has n
Homeless duo accused of cashing bad checks worth thousands
The Express-Times / Posted 22 days ago
counterfeit checks in Lehigh Township. John F. Selser, 44, who faces but has not been arraigned on similar charges out of South Whitehall Township, had been jailed in Philadelphia, township police said. He was arraigned Monday morning in front of... Read more
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The Morning Call
Family: My son with Asperger's won't stop playing video gamesLehigh County. Denise Continenza, family living specialist for Penn State's Le
Family: My son with Asperger's won't stop playing video games
The Morning Call / Posted 22 days ago
Lehigh County. Denise Continenza, family living specialist for Penn State's Lehigh County Cooperative Extension, South Whitehall Township. Michael Daniels, adolescent and attachment therapist, Bethlehem. Erin Stalsitz, casework... Read more
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