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The Morning Call
Family: Is teen online gambling a problem?Lehigh County. Denise Continenza, family living specialist for Penn State's Le
Family: Is teen online gambling a problem?
The Morning Call / Posted an hour ago
Lehigh County. Denise Continenza, family living specialist for Penn State's Lehigh County Cooperative Extension, South Whitehall Township. Suzanne Mulhern, The Arc of Lehigh & Northampton Counties, Bethlehem. Wanda Mercado-Arroyo,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Healthful finds at Whole FoodsInfo: wholefoodsmarket.com. I have a few developments to report in the Tilghma
Healthful finds at Whole Foods
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
Info: wholefoodsmarket.com. I have a few developments to report in the Tilghman Square shopping center on Broadway in South Whitehall Township: First, Zio's Pizzeria opened Monday in the space that previously housed Pazzo's Pizza. Owned by... Read more
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The Morning Call
Catasauqua man gets $64,000 settlement from boroughs in Taser lawsuitdecisions to settle because it would be less costly than taking the case to tri
Catasauqua man gets $64,000 settlement from boroughs in Taser lawsuit
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
decisions to settle because it would be less costly than taking the case to trial. Dotterer's attorney, Rick Orloski of South Whitehall Township, did not return a phone call Friday. According to court papers: Dotterer claimed he was handcuffed... Read more
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The Brown and White
Eighth-grader Barker wins opening match at Lehigh Valley Amateurto Steve Gonzales of Bangor. Other top players advancing Thursday were three-t
Eighth-grader Barker wins opening match at Lehigh Valley Amateur
The Brown and White / Posted 3 days ago
to Steve Gonzales of Bangor. Other top players advancing Thursday were three-time Green Pond club champion Jason Wilson of South Whitehall Township (2-and-1 over Will Marquette), 2011 Lehigh Valley Medal Play champion Tony Sarko (beat Adam Benza... Read more
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South Whitehall detective retires, township welcomes new public works managerThe South Whitehall Township Board of Commissioners Wednesday night bid farewel
South Whitehall detective retires, township welcomes new public works manager
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 4 days ago
The South Whitehall Township Board of Commissioners Wednesday night bid farewell to Detective Richard Mirarchi, who officially retired Aug. 11. Mirarchi began his service with the township Aug. 10, 1987, as a patrolman. "We are very, very thankful... Read more
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The Morning Call
New public works director introduced to South Whitehall commissionersSouth Whitehall Township wanted an experienced manager to oversee its Public Wo
New public works director introduced to South Whitehall commissioners
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
South Whitehall Township wanted an experienced manager to oversee its Public Works Department and didn't have to look very far. Most recently public works director in Pocono Township, Jeff Clapper held the same position in Emmaus for 17 years, and... Read more
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The Morning Call
Allentown Council lifts bicycle restrictions at Trexler Parka group of residents who live outside the city but frequently use the park. The
Allentown Council lifts bicycle restrictions at Trexler Park
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
a group of residents who live outside the city but frequently use the park. The park sits on the border of Allentown and South Whitehall Township. Lindsay Taylor, Allentown's director of parks and recreation, said the park is one of the city's... Read more
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The Brown and White
'Erin Brockovich' toxin found in 11 Lehigh Valley water systemsconcentration of 0.22 ppb. Hanover Township, Lehigh County Water (Serving 520)
'Erin Brockovich' toxin found in 11 Lehigh Valley water systems
The Brown and White / Posted 4 days ago
concentration of 0.22 ppb. Hanover Township, Lehigh County Water (Serving 520): Average concentration of 0.49 ppb. South Whitehall Township Authority (Serving 14,000): Average concentration of 0.30 ppb. Whitehall Township Authority... Read more
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The Morning Call
No notice of no-truck parking in Allentownthat philosophy, she said. The Sapps now are complying. Joey Sapp now parks h
No notice of no-truck parking in Allentown
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
that philosophy, she said. The Sapps now are complying. Joey Sapp now parks his work truck at his mother-in-law's home in South Whitehall Township, in the driveway. He drives there to get it in the morning, takes it to work, drops it off there... Read more
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The Express-Times
Police ask for assistance in South Whitehall motel robberyA man wearing dark clothing and a face covering tried to hold up a motel on Mon
Police ask for assistance in South Whitehall motel robbery
The Express-Times / Posted 6 days ago
A man wearing dark clothing and a face covering tried to hold up a motel on Monday night in South Whitehall Township, police report. The man entered the Howard Johnson Lodge at 9:07 p.m. at 3220 Hamilton Blvd., showed a knife to the clerk on duty... Read more
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The Morning Call
Recalling two teachers from Raub schoolbeacon of calm and perspective. Many people will remember Bill as a truly exce
Recalling two teachers from Raub school
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
beacon of calm and perspective. Many people will remember Bill as a truly exceptional basketball player, but I as well as his students will always remember him as a wonderful educator and exemplary role model. Herb Martin South Whitehall Tow... Read more
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The Morning Call
Scale back size of new Parkland Library planoutdated and unused items, and reduce the size of the facility from 30,000 squa
Scale back size of new Parkland Library plan
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
outdated and unused items, and reduce the size of the facility from 30,000 square feet to a more reasonable level to reduce building and operating costs and the annual increase in taxes imposed on residents. Frank Sagula South Whitehall T... Read more
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The Morning Call
Family: My 15-month-old son cries when I drop him offLehigh County. Denise Continenza, family living specialist for Penn State's Le
Family: My 15-month-old son cries when I drop him off
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
Lehigh County. Denise Continenza, family living specialist for Penn State's Lehigh County Cooperative Extension, South Whitehall Township. Suzanne Mulhern, The Arc of Lehigh & Northampton Counties, Bethlehem. Wanda Mercado-Arroyo,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Heart Walk draws 1,000 to Dorney Parkwhy Gabriel accepted the position of child chair at the annual Lehigh Valley He
Heart Walk draws 1,000 to Dorney Park
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
why Gabriel accepted the position of child chair at the annual Lehigh Valley Heart Walk Sunday morning at Dorney Park in South Whitehall Township. About 1,000 people turned out for the two-mile walk around the amusement park. The goal is to raise... Read more
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The Morning Call
Kilimanjaro Distillery debuts with vodkaJones said. The space will feature new supportive flooring, wall mirrors and m
Kilimanjaro Distillery debuts with vodka
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
Jones said. The space will feature new supportive flooring, wall mirrors and more. Other area barre studios include barre3 on Hamilton Boulevard in South Whitehall Township; and Pure Barre Bethlehem on Freemansburg Avenue in Bethlehem T... Read more
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The Morning Call
Where you can volunteer in the Lehigh ValleyDinner to benefit the Allentown Rescue Mission. The dinner will be 4-7 p.m. Oct
Where you can volunteer in the Lehigh Valley
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
Dinner to benefit the Allentown Rescue Mission. The dinner will be 4-7 p.m. Oct. 15 at Asbury United Methodist Church in South Whitehall Township. Event planners and prep opportunities are available. Call Deirdre, 610-740-5500,... Read more
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The Express-Times
Back from the brink: 82-old honored on 'Night of Heroes'since I was knee-high to a grasshopper," said Barnes, a former nurse's aide and
Back from the brink: 82-old honored on 'Night of Heroes'
The Express-Times / Posted 9 days ago
since I was knee-high to a grasshopper," said Barnes, a former nurse's aide and member of Asbury United Methodist Church in South Whitehall Township. "Everyone has a pity party. Everyone feels sorry for yourself. But it's ridiculous that you stay... Read more
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The Morning Call
Allentown Cocktail Week returns Oct. 2-9Main Street Program. OKTOBERFEST AT WEGMANS PUB Starting Tuesday through Oct.
Allentown Cocktail Week returns Oct. 2-9
The Morning Call / Posted 9 days ago
Main Street Program. OKTOBERFEST AT WEGMANS PUB Starting Tuesday through Oct. 1, Wegmans Pub at 3900 Tilghman St. in South Whitehall Township is offering a special Oktoberfest menu. Items include Bavarian Pretzels with Mustard & Beer-Cheese... Read more
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The Morning Call
Parkland middle school students learn value of humor, positivity from author Shane BurcawSOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — Shane Burcaw knows what it's like to be stand out an
Parkland middle school students learn value of humor, positivity from author Shane Burcaw
The Morning Call / Posted 9 days ago
SOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — Shane Burcaw knows what it's like to be stand out and he knows that's the very last thing any middle school student wants. The 23-year-old author and blogger wrestles everyday with his worsening "nightmare" — spinal... Read more
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The Morning Call
Parkland stays unbeaten in girls soccer with 7-0 win over WhitehallSOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — Parkland entered Thursday's home girls soccer game w
Parkland stays unbeaten in girls soccer with 7-0 win over Whitehall
The Morning Call / Posted 10 days ago
SOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — Parkland entered Thursday's home girls soccer game with Whitehall with shutouts in each of its last three games. The Trojans ended Thursday night with a fourth straight shutout, blanking the Zephyrs 7-0. The Trojans (6-0)... Read more
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The Morning Call
Parkland opens new turf with win over rival WhitehallSOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — The landmark wins in a coach's career—especially in
Parkland opens new turf with win over rival Whitehall
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
SOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — The landmark wins in a coach's career—especially in the early years—often come with copious subplots. Otherwise their staying power might diminish. Parkland field hockey coach Lizzie Millen almost couldn't count the... Read more
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The Morning Call
The Frederick Group partners with Pittsburgh-based Howard Hanna Real Estate The Frederick Group of South Whitehall Township and Pittsburgh-based Howard H
The Frederick Group partners with Pittsburgh-based Howard Hanna Real Estate
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
The Frederick Group of South Whitehall Township and Pittsburgh-based Howard Hanna Real Estate Services have partnered through Howard Hanna’s franchise program. The... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Allentown man charged with five vehicle theftstaken between May 14, 2016 and August 14, 2016. The thefts occurred in Upper Ma
Allentown man charged with five vehicle thefts
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 11 days ago
taken between May 14, 2016 and August 14, 2016. The thefts occurred in Upper Macungie Township, Salisbury Township, South Whitehall Township, and Lower Macungie Township. In June, a fingerprint was found at the scene of a burglary of a... Read more
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The Morning Call
Dorney Park introduces two new haunted attractionsand Saturday nights through Oct. 30, and offers thrills and chills at seven maz
Dorney Park introduces two new haunted attractions
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
and Saturday nights through Oct. 30, and offers thrills and chills at seven mazes and four scare zones. Haunt fills the South Whitehall Township park with more than 500 actors portraying zombies, ghouls and monsters who interact with guests. For... Read more
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The Morning Call
The Frederick Group partners with Pittsburgh-based Howard Hanna Real EstateHanna on for sale signs in the front yards of some of the houses on the market.
The Frederick Group partners with Pittsburgh-based Howard Hanna Real Estate
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
Hanna on for sale signs in the front yards of some of the houses on the market. That's because The Frederick Group of South Whitehall Township and Pittsburgh-based Howard Hanna Real Estate Services have partnered through Howard Hanna's... Read more
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The Morning Call
Parkland boys soccer team continues to impress in 4-0 win over NorthamptonSOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — Patrick Birns isn't the type of coach to heap lavish
Parkland boys soccer team continues to impress in 4-0 win over Northampton
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
SOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — Patrick Birns isn't the type of coach to heap lavish praise on his team, especially early in a season. He demands a lot from his players and expects excellence. So, it was at least a little surprising to hear Birns say... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh Valley health events include An Apple a Day 5K, grief support groupsOct. 6 to Nov. 10 at St. John's United Church of Christ in Emmaus, and 10:30 a.
Lehigh Valley health events include An Apple a Day 5K, grief support groups
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
Oct. 6 to Nov. 10 at St. John's United Church of Christ in Emmaus, and 10:30 a.m.-noon at Luther Crest on Hausman Road in South Whitehall Township. Those who attend the groups will learn the stages of grief and explore feelings about their losses... Read more
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The Morning Call
Orefield Couple Races in Honor of Fallen Officerswith just active and retired law enforcement, but then we opened it up to famil
Orefield Couple Races in Honor of Fallen Officers
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
with just active and retired law enforcement, but then we opened it up to family and friends." For Faust, a retired South Whitehall Township police officer, the mission of Team BlueLine really hits home. An officer for nearly three decades,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Trump is like 'The Music Man'miraculous ending with everyone enjoying a band that materializes out of nowher
Trump is like 'The Music Man'
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
miraculous ending with everyone enjoying a band that materializes out of nowhere. Somehow I have a hard time picturing Trump destroying ISIS, bringing American industries back and having Mexico pay for a wall. George Grim South Whitehall To... Read more
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The Morning Call
This trumpeter stood outa 66-year-old grandfather and his grandson had as they played together. Michael
This trumpeter stood out
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
a 66-year-old grandfather and his grandson had as they played together. Michael F. DeMelfi died on Aug. 28 and he is already missed by the entire band. Ken Clauser South Whitehall Township The writer is treasurer of the Northeast Variet... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Greenawalds Fire Department dedicates 9/11 memorialof steel from the World Trade Center. The memorial was dedicated Sunday mornin
Greenawalds Fire Department dedicates 9/11 memorial
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 13 days ago
of steel from the World Trade Center. The memorial was dedicated Sunday morning at the Greenawalds Fire Department in South Whitehall Township. At the memorial's center is a piece of steel from the Twin Towers donated by the Port Authority of... Read more
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The Morning Call
For millennials, 9/11 and its aftermath shaped their view of the worlda local government liaison for Republican state Sen. Pat Browne, was a fifth-gr
For millennials, 9/11 and its aftermath shaped their view of the world
The Morning Call / Posted 15 days ago
a local government liaison for Republican state Sen. Pat Browne, was a fifth-grader at Parkway Manor Elementary School in South Whitehall Township in 2001. "At a young age, it really impressed upon me how important family is — that every moment... Read more
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The Morning Call
Piece of 9/11 to be memorialized by South Whitehall firehouseSOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — Leaders at Greenawalds Engine House in South Whiteha
Piece of 9/11 to be memorialized by South Whitehall firehouse
The Morning Call / Posted 16 days ago
SOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — Leaders at Greenawalds Engine House in South Whitehall were just entering adulthood when two planes slammed into the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001. Chief Matt Bertsch was on his way to a college class at Penn... Read more
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The Morning Call
Neighbors: 'Reading Road has become the Hamilton Street Bypass' in South WhitehallSOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — South Whitehall Township commissioners got an earful
Neighbors: 'Reading Road has become the Hamilton Street Bypass' in South Whitehall
The Morning Call / Posted 17 days ago
SOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — South Whitehall Township commissioners got an earful Wednesday about traffic and speed limit problems, most notably the troubles residents of Reading Road are having with speeders. Pearl Schmier of Reading Road told the... Read more
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The Brown and White
12 Lehigh Valley businesses cited for alleged liquor law violationsviolation of the Local Option Small Games of Chance Act. Allentown Carmel Cafe
12 Lehigh Valley businesses cited for alleged liquor law violations
The Brown and White / Posted 17 days ago
violation of the Local Option Small Games of Chance Act. Allentown Carmel Cafe & Wine Bar, LLC, 3750 Hamilton Boulevard in South Whitehall Township, on Wednesdays and Thursdays between June 24, 2015 to June 16, 2016 discounted the price of... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Maryland man charged in 2014 South Whitehall bank heistfrom post-traumatic stress disorder when he began randomly robbing banks in 201
Maryland man charged in 2014 South Whitehall bank heist
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 17 days ago
from post-traumatic stress disorder when he began randomly robbing banks in 2014, including a National Penn Bank in South Whitehall Township. Police charged Scott Vincent O’Neill, of Hagerstown, with a felony count of robbery and... Read more
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The Morning Call
Warehouse proposed for South Whitehall tractfor Matrix Development Group of Cranbury, N.J., and consulting engineer Mark A.
Warehouse proposed for South Whitehall tract
The Morning Call / Posted 17 days ago
for Matrix Development Group of Cranbury, N.J., and consulting engineer Mark A. Bradbury of Allentown appeared before South Whitehall Township commissioners looking for guidance on how to proceed with new plans for a warehouse. "At this point... Read more
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The Express-Times
Man's beating over engine revving caught on video, police sayassaulted a motel manager during a confrontation about revving a car engine, an
Man's beating over engine revving caught on video, police say
The Express-Times / Posted 17 days ago
assaulted a motel manager during a confrontation about revving a car engine, and it was all caught on video, police said. South Whitehall Township police said on Friday night Joshua Melendez sped into the parking lot of the Red Carpet Inn, 731... Read more
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The Morning Call
Palmer Point Apartments appeal denied by Palmer zoning boardFitness is a nationwide chain of gyms with weights and cardio equipment. There
Palmer Point Apartments appeal denied by Palmer zoning board
The Morning Call / Posted 17 days ago
Fitness is a nationwide chain of gyms with weights and cardio equipment. There is a Planet Fitnesses in Allentown, one in South Whitehall Township and one in Lower Nazareth Township. The Palmer Township Planet Fitness would be open from 5 a.m. to... Read more
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The Express-Times
Route 22 crash slows rush hour traffic in Lehigh CountyA crash with injuries slowed Route 22 East on just before 6:30 a.m. Thursday ne
Route 22 crash slows rush hour traffic in Lehigh County
The Express-Times / Posted 18 days ago
A crash with injuries slowed Route 22 East on just before 6:30 a.m. Thursday near the 15th Street interchange in South Whitehall Township. Vehicles were on the shoulder, but an ambulance, a firetruck and a police vehicle were in the right lane and... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
South Whitehall discusses 25 mph speed limit on Church RoadSouth Whitehall Township will soon post a 25 MPH speed limit on Church Road. T
South Whitehall discusses 25 mph speed limit on Church Road
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 18 days ago
South Whitehall Township will soon post a 25 MPH speed limit on Church Road. The board of commissioners Wednesday evening discussed and approved an ordinance by a vote of 4-1 establishing the speed limit on Church Road, between Walbert Avenue and... Read more
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The Morning Call
Parkland blanks Central Catholic in girls soccer 2-0SOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — Coming into the Wednesday's game both Parkland and C
Parkland blanks Central Catholic in girls soccer 2-0
The Morning Call / Posted 18 days ago
SOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — Coming into the Wednesday's game both Parkland and Central Catholic knew that while still early in the season, it was an important test to see where both teams stood. The crowd knew it as well, as the showdown between EPC... Read more
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The Morning Call
Another Labor Day, more record revenue for Dorney Park's parent companycompany does not, however, break out financial results on its individual amusem
Another Labor Day, more record revenue for Dorney Park's parent company
The Morning Call / Posted 18 days ago
company does not, however, break out financial results on its individual amusement parks, such as Dorney Park in South Whitehall Township. "We are pleased with our year-to-date results and anticipate our record performance will continue... Read more
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The Morning Call
Family: I'm afraid my stepdaughter isn't ready for collegeLehigh County. Denise Continenza, family living specialist for Penn State's Le
Family: I'm afraid my stepdaughter isn't ready for college
The Morning Call / Posted 21 days ago
Lehigh County. Denise Continenza, family living specialist for Penn State's Lehigh County Cooperative Extension, South Whitehall Township. Suzanne Mulhern, The Arc of Lehigh & Northampton Counties, Bethlehem. Wanda Mercado-Arroyo,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Scene: Phoebe Golf tourney raises $150,000is set for 8 a.m.-noon Sept. 18 and includes a fitness walk through the attract
Scene: Phoebe Golf tourney raises $150,000
The Morning Call / Posted 22 days ago
is set for 8 a.m.-noon Sept. 18 and includes a fitness walk through the attractions of Dorney Park, 3830 Dorney Park Road, South Whitehall Township. Cost of registration is a donation and walkers can participate as individuals or as part of a team.... Read more
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The Morning Call
Religious symbols importantwhen they see a cross? The same group fought for removal of prayer in schools
Religious symbols important
The Morning Call / Posted 25 days ago
when they see a cross? The same group fought for removal of prayer in schools and removal of religious displays on public property. How well is that working? Look at the drugs, corruption, etc., in America. Paul Schneck South Whitehall T... Read more
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The Morning Call
Intoxicated man charged with exposing himself in Dorney Park poolSOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — An intoxicated man entered the wave pool at Dorney P
Intoxicated man charged with exposing himself in Dorney Park pool
The Morning Call / Posted 26 days ago
SOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — An intoxicated man entered the wave pool at Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom on Saturday with his genitals exposed through the opening of his boxer shorts, according to court records. Two children under the age of 12... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Police say man exposed himself in wave poolPolice arrested a 45-year-old man Saturday afternoon for allegedly exposing him
Police say man exposed himself in wave pool
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 27 days ago
Police arrested a 45-year-old man Saturday afternoon for allegedly exposing himself in the Wildwater Kingdom wave pool. South Whitehall Township police charged Jose Aguilar-Hernandez with open lewdness, public drunkenness and disorderly... Read more
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The Morning Call
South Whitehall: Sheds, fences on easements in Westwood Heights may have to goSOUTH WHITEHALL — A long-established South Whitehall Township subdivision is se
South Whitehall: Sheds, fences on easements in Westwood Heights may have to go
The Morning Call / Posted 27 days ago
SOUTH WHITEHALL — A long-established South Whitehall Township subdivision is serving as a cautionary tale for homeowners who don't follow rules involving right-of-way easements. Over the years, numerous property owners in Westwood Heights planted... Read more
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The Brown and White
Poll: Do you agree with Dorney Park's crackdown on pot?Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom stepped up its effort this summer against pot s
Poll: Do you agree with Dorney Park's crackdown on pot?
The Brown and White / Posted 27 days ago
Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom stepped up its effort this summer against pot smokers, contracting with South Whitehall Township to have two police officers on site during the season and make arrests. The officers are paid by the park to keep the... Read more
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