South Whitehall Township

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The Express-Times
2 locals qualify for Pennsylvania Mid-Amateur ChampionshipMid-Amateur Championship during a qualifier at Blue Ridge Country Club. The lo
2 locals qualify for Pennsylvania Mid-Amateur Championship
The Express-Times / Posted 13 hours ago
Mid-Amateur Championship during a qualifier at Blue Ridge Country Club. The local golfers were Jason Wilson of South Whitehall Township (76) and 2014 Lehigh Valley Amateur champion Kevin Rossi (76). The 23nd Pennsylvania Mid-Amateur... Read more
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The Express-Times
Wreck shuts lane on Route 22 East in Lehigh CountyA damaged car sits early Tuesday morning in the right lane of Route 22 East in
Wreck shuts lane on Route 22 East in Lehigh County
The Express-Times / Posted yesterday
A damaged car sits early Tuesday morning in the right lane of Route 22 East in South Whitehall Township. (PennDOT traffic camera photo) An ambulance was dispatched after the 5:38 a.m. wreck but injuries were not severe, a Lehigh County dispatcher... Read more
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The Morning Call
Three charged at Dorney Park after stuffed bulldog theftSOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — Three New Yorkers were arrested Saturday at Dorney P
Three charged at Dorney Park after stuffed bulldog theft
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
SOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — Three New Yorkers were arrested Saturday at Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom after a woman allegedly stole a stuffed dog prize from one of the carnival games at the theme park, according to court records. Dorney Park... Read more
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The Express-Times
Woman in jail for allegedly stealing stuffed dog from Dorney ParkA woman is in jail after stealing a stuffed dog at Dorney Park and then scuffli
Woman in jail for allegedly stealing stuffed dog from Dorney Park
The Express-Times / Posted yesterday
A woman is in jail after stealing a stuffed dog at Dorney Park and then scuffling with an officer trying to arrest her, South Whitehall Township police said. Jameelah Harrison, of the Bronx, New York, remained in Lehigh County Jail on Monday in lieu... Read more
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The Morning Call
Family: 11-old wants to go places without parentsLehigh County Denise Continenza, family living specialist for Penn State's Leh
Family: 11-old wants to go places without parents
The Morning Call / Posted 2 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 Erin Stalsitz, casework... Read more
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The Morning Call
Trump campaign constantly controlling damagehe has to have an explanation that suits his self-assessment. If you're still
Trump campaign constantly controlling damage
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
he has to have an explanation that suits his self-assessment. If you're still undecided about your vote, let me share these words to think about: "My mind is made up; don't confuse me with the facts." Helen Wernlund South Whiteha... Read more
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The Morning Call
Welfare system pipeline for Democratic votesmiddle-class working stiffs, are the ones funding this with our tax dollars. Do
Welfare system pipeline for Democratic votes
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
middle-class working stiffs, are the ones funding this with our tax dollars. Don't worry, though. Help is on the way. Hillary Clinton wants to increase our taxes so she can buy more votes via the welfare system. Evan Wescoe South Whitehall Town... Read more
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The Morning Call
Dorney Park sees spike in pot bustsSOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — Earlier this summer, days after the Fourth of July h
Dorney Park sees spike in pot busts
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
SOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — Earlier this summer, days after the Fourth of July holiday, a dozen twentysomethings from Brooklyn rented a van for a day trip to Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom in South Whitehall. They enjoyed most of the trip, the... Read more
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The Express-Times
13 best bites at Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdomcarbs without the added guilt. Patrons don't have to miss out on trying tasty
13 best bites at Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom
The Express-Times / Posted 5 days ago
carbs without the added guilt. Patrons don't have to miss out on trying tasty treats at Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom in South Whitehall Township when summer ends. Dorney Park remains open after Labor Day on Friday evenings and weekends,... Read more
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The Brown and White
See what new rides are coming to Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom2017 season, according to an announcement Thursday. Dodgem, one of the rides,
See what new rides are coming to Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom
The Brown and White / Posted 5 days ago
2017 season, according to an announcement Thursday. Dodgem, one of the rides, represents the return of bumper cars to the South Whitehall Township attraction. The last version of this midway classic was taken out in 2010, and visitors have missed... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
New attractions coming to Dorney Park in 2017Good news for thrill seekers as Dorney Park is adding some new attractions for
New attractions coming to Dorney Park in 2017
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 5 days ago
Good news for thrill seekers as Dorney Park is adding some new attractions for 2017. The South Whitehall Township amusement park says it's bringing back bumper cars by popular demand. The "Dodgem" attraction will be located next to Talon. The park... Read more
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The Morning Call
What's new at Dorney Park next spring?SOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — There's a frequent refrain among Dorney Park guests,
What's new at Dorney Park next spring?
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
SOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — There's a frequent refrain among Dorney Park guests, especially those from out of town. "Where are the bumper cars?" Since the Krazy Kars were removed in 2010, there's been no way for park guests to take out frustrations... Read more
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Times News
Dozens of drug arrests made at amusement parkALLENTOWN (AP) — Police say they made dozens of drug arrests at a Pennsylvania
Dozens of drug arrests made at amusement park
Times News / Posted 5 days ago
ALLENTOWN (AP) — Police say they made dozens of drug arrests at a Pennsylvania amusement park. WFMZ-TV reports South Whitehall Township Police Chief John Christman reported Wednesday night that officers made 50 drug arrests in July at Dorney Park &... Read more
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Philly.com
Dozens of drug arrests at Pa.'s Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom- Police say they made dozens of drug arrests at a Pennsylvania amusement park.
Dozens of drug arrests at Pa.'s Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom
Philly.com / Posted 6 days ago
- Police say they made dozens of drug arrests at a Pennsylvania amusement park. WFMZ-TV reports (http://bit.ly/2b3lJkp ) South Whitehall Township Police Chief John Christman reported Wednesday night that officers made 50 drug arrests in July at... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Police Make 50 Drug Arrests at Allentown's Dorney ParkPolice say they made dozens of drug arrests at a Pennsylvania amusement park.
Police Make 50 Drug Arrests at Allentown's Dorney Park
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 6 days ago
Police say they made dozens of drug arrests at a Pennsylvania amusement park. WFMZ-TV reports South Whitehall Township Police Chief John Christman reported Wednesday night that officers made 50 drug arrests in July at Dorney Park & Wildwater... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
South Whitehall warns keeping land clear above waterlines is critical to safetyThe South Whitehall Township Board of Commissioners were alerted to a major con
South Whitehall warns keeping land clear above waterlines is critical to safety
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 6 days ago
The South Whitehall Township Board of Commissioners were alerted to a major concern regarding land above public water lines during Wednesday’s Board Meeting. In the Westwood Heights Section of Allentown township workers have noticed trees, sheds and... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
South Whitehall Police report drug arrests at DorneySouth Whitehall Township Police have been occupied this summer at Dorney Park,
South Whitehall Police report drug arrests at Dorney
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 6 days ago
South Whitehall Township Police have been occupied this summer at Dorney Park, but it hasn't been amusing. Police Chief John Christman reported during Wednesday night's commissioners meeting that 50 drug arrests were made in the month of July... Read more
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The Morning Call
Trump makes valid point about electionsvoters noticed the switch, they had to try five or six times to select the cand
Trump makes valid point about elections
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
voters noticed the switch, they had to try five or six times to select the candidate of their choice. These are examples of many. This is America. How sad that our elections can be so easily compromised. Dolores Shankweiler South Whitehall Towns... Read more
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The Morning Call
Trump's statement outrageous, shrewdnationwide conspiracy? The answers to these questions are irrelevant. What mat
Trump's statement outrageous, shrewd
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
nationwide conspiracy? The answers to these questions are irrelevant. What matters are widely held perceptions, whether or not they are supported by evidence. In politics, perception inevitably trumps reality. John Servis South Whitehall Tow... Read more
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The Morning Call
Cameras catching more people illegally passing Parkland busesSOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — The white car barrels toward the bus with activated
Cameras catching more people illegally passing Parkland buses
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
SOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — The white car barrels toward the bus with activated stop lights with no sign of slowing until the students are in view. And then the tires give a panicked screech. This kind of close call typically might not result in more... Read more
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The Morning Call
Local doctors settle with Justice DepartmentThe former Westfield Hospital in South Whitehall Township and three of its doct
Local doctors settle with Justice Department
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
The former Westfield Hospital in South Whitehall Township and three of its doctors have agreed to pay nearly $700,000 to resolve allegations that they violated the False Claims Act, the U.S. Department of Justice announced Wednesday. The hospital... Read more
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The Brown and White
Lehigh Valley physicians, healthcare facilities settle $690K fraud claimin the settlement were physicians Yasin Khan, Elizabeth Khan and Dong Ko, as we
Lehigh Valley physicians, healthcare facilities settle $690K fraud claim
The Brown and White / Posted 6 days ago
in the settlement were physicians Yasin Khan, Elizabeth Khan and Dong Ko, as well as the former Westfield Hospital in South Whitehall Township and affiliated entities, including Lehigh Valley Pain Management. Westfield Hospital closed in 2013... Read more
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The Morning Call
Voters will have a say on Parkland Library's futureSOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — The hunt for a book not shelved at the Parkland Libr
Voters will have a say on Parkland Library's future
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
SOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — The hunt for a book not shelved at the Parkland Library is no small undertaking. The 5,400-square foot building on Walbert Avenue has roughly 10,000 items in storage. So that less-than-popular title could be in a storage... Read more
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The Morning Call
Man charged with beating pregnant girlfriend, holding her against her willSOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — A man allegedly beat his pregnant girlfriend and hel
Man charged with beating pregnant girlfriend, holding her against her will
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
SOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — A man allegedly beat his pregnant girlfriend and held her against her will in their South Whitehall Township home, according to court records. Kristopher C. Miller, 37, of the 3200 block of Kingston Place, was intoxicated... Read more
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The Express-Times
Man accused of beating pregnant girlfriend, threatening witnessA South Whitehall Township man is accused of beating his pregnant girlfriend, t
Man accused of beating pregnant girlfriend, threatening witness
The Express-Times / Posted 7 days ago
A South Whitehall Township man is accused of beating his pregnant girlfriend, taking her phone and then keeping her from escaping the house. After the bleeding and bruised woman got away, according to township police, Kristopher Miller called 911 to... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
South Whitehall man allegedly beats pregnant girlfriendbathroom window. Kristopher C. Miller now faces charges of assault and unlawfu
South Whitehall man allegedly beats pregnant girlfriend
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 7 days ago
bathroom window. Kristopher C. Miller now faces charges of assault and unlawful restraint for the alleged attack inside a South Whitehall Township home. District Judge Jacob Hammond arraigned the 36-year-old Monday afternoon, setting bail at... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Police charge 8 with pot possession at Dorney Parkone before a district judge. Police on Sunday charged eight people with drug o
Police charge 8 with pot possession at Dorney Park
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 8 days ago
one before a district judge. Police on Sunday charged eight people with drug offenses in three separate incidents at the South Whitehall Township amusement park. Authorities allege one man ate evidence, two men were spotted smoking pot in the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Two men charged after police find 80 pounds of potSOUTH WHITEHALL — Authorities say two men face charges after authorities sized
Two men charged after police find 80 pounds of pot
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
SOUTH WHITEHALL — Authorities say two men face charges after authorities sized about 80 pounds of high-grade marijuana in South Whitehall Township with an estimated street value of $500,000. Jason Ho, 32, of New York City, and Nirup A. Reddy, 23, of... Read more
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The Express-Times
Duo allegedly had $500K in high-grade marijuana shipped to Lehigh ValleyPennsylvania Attorney General's office said agents were tipped off about a susp
Duo allegedly had $500K in high-grade marijuana shipped to Lehigh Valley
The Express-Times / Posted 8 days ago
Pennsylvania Attorney General's office said agents were tipped off about a suspicious freight shipment arriving in South Whitehall Township. On Friday, law enforcement from the attorney general's office, homeland security, Lehigh County... Read more
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The Morning Call
Help for families: My son doesn't want to wear his bike helmetLehigh County. Denise Continenza, family living specialist for Penn State's Le
Help for families: My son doesn't want to wear his bike helmet
The Morning Call / Posted 9 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. Erin Stalsitz, casework... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Man accused of stealing mom's checks, trying to steal her identityA South Whitehall Township man stands accused of stealing checks from his mothe
Man accused of stealing mom's checks, trying to steal her identity
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 10 days ago
A South Whitehall Township man stands accused of stealing checks from his mother and trying to steal her identity. Stefan Bihansky faces theft and forgery charges after he allegedly forged a check from his mother’s registry, rang up more than $1,800... Read more
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The Morning Call
Ken Clauser: Photographic memories of presidential campaign stops by Stevenson and Nixon in Allentowna book about all of the famous and infamous persons that I came in contact with
Ken Clauser: Photographic memories of presidential campaign stops by Stevenson and Nixon in Allentown
The Morning Call / Posted 10 days ago
a book about all of the famous and infamous persons that I came in contact with or was privileged to photograph. I treasure all of those memories yet today. Ken Clauser, who lives in South Whitehall Township, is a retired Morning Call photogra... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Verdict reached in Caleb Barnes trialof Silvonek's home in Upper Macungie Township in March 2015. The pair then all
Verdict reached in Caleb Barnes trial
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 11 days ago
of Silvonek's home in Upper Macungie Township in March 2015. The pair then allegedly dumped her body on Haasadahl Road in South Whitehall Township. Police said they found forensic evidence on Jamie Silvonek's cell phone that shows she talked with... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Authorities confiscate 80 pounds of pot in S. WhitehallReddy, of Hunterdon County, and Jason Ho are being held on $1 million bail each
Authorities confiscate 80 pounds of pot in S. Whitehall
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 11 days ago
Reddy, of Hunterdon County, and Jason Ho are being held on $1 million bail each following their arrest along Route 309 in South Whitehall Township. District Judge Rod Beck arraigned the two on drug charges Friday afternoon and sent them to Lehigh... Read more
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The Morning Call
South Whitehall man charged with using mother's credit card, checksSOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — A South Whitehall Township man was charged with usin
South Whitehall man charged with using mother's credit card, checks
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
SOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — A South Whitehall Township man was charged with using his mother's credit card to make more than $1,800 in purchases, according to court records. Stefan A. Bihansky, 28, is also accused of stealing checks from his mother... Read more
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The Morning Call
Construction begins on speculative industrial building in Upper Macungieceiling heights, a wet sprinkler system, drive-in loading and more than 60 park
Construction begins on speculative industrial building in Upper Macungie
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
ceiling heights, a wet sprinkler system, drive-in loading and more than 60 parking spaces. Michael Adams of NAI Summit in South Whitehall Township is listed as the broker representing Petrucci, which is headquartered in Hunterdon County, N.J., but... Read more
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The Express-Times
Expert: Murder victim was facing forward in car during knife attackno fingertips. Cheryl Silvonek's burned body was found buried under dirt and s
Expert: Murder victim was facing forward in car during knife attack
The Express-Times / Posted 12 days ago
no fingertips. Cheryl Silvonek's burned body was found buried under dirt and snow in the 5700 block of Haasadahl Road in South Whitehall Township. The blood-soaked vehicle was found partially obscured by vegetation near a pond at Applewood and... Read more
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The Morning Call
If Clinton wins, Democrats control Senatethe race, the odds are that a President Clinton will have a blue Senate and a r
If Clinton wins, Democrats control Senate
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
the race, the odds are that a President Clinton will have a blue Senate and a red House. She is no doubt already thinking about how to handle this. But, as we have seen, anything could happen. Anything at all. Lucy Horton South Whitehall Tow... Read more
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The Express-Times
Accused killer claimed he was defending girlfriend from enraged motherCaleb Barnes what happened the night of March 14, 2015, he claimed he was at a
Accused killer claimed he was defending girlfriend from enraged mother
The Express-Times / Posted 13 days ago
Caleb Barnes what happened the night of March 14, 2015, he claimed he was at a friend's house in Virginia. Sitting in a South Whitehall Township Police Department interview room, the 20-year-old Barnes said he wasn't feeling good, went to see... Read more
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The Express-Times
Not 'the Jay we knew': Friend stumped by killing of fatherJay we knew." "Something snapped and I don't know what it was," Line said. My
Not 'the Jay we knew': Friend stumped by killing of father
The Express-Times / Posted 14 days ago
Jay we knew." "Something snapped and I don't know what it was," Line said. Myirski worked at Nestle Purina Petcare Co. in South Whitehall Township, according to Line. He wasn't well known around the places in Northampton where a stranger might... Read more
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The Express-Times
Defense details girl's 'lies' in mother's murder investigationafter the body of her mother, Cheryl Silvonek, was discovered the morning of Ma
Defense details girl's 'lies' in mother's murder investigation
The Express-Times / Posted 14 days ago
after the body of her mother, Cheryl Silvonek, was discovered the morning of March 15, 2015, in a shallow grave in South Whitehall Township. Initially, Jamie Silvonek told police she went to a concert with her mother in the... Read more
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Times News
Trial underway for soldier accused of killing Jim Thorpe nativeheard from detectives who discovered Cheryl Silvonek's body in a shallow grave
Trial underway for soldier accused of killing Jim Thorpe native
Times News / Posted 14 days ago
heard from detectives who discovered Cheryl Silvonek's body in a shallow grave along Hassendahl Road in South Whitehall Township on the morning of the alleged murder. They also heard from the resident who discovered the vehicle... Read more
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Times News
Trial underway for man accused of killing Jim Thorpe nativeheard from detectives who discovered Cheryl Silvonek's body in a shallow grave
Trial underway for man accused of killing Jim Thorpe native
Times News / Posted 14 days ago
heard from detectives who discovered Cheryl Silvonek's body in a shallow grave along Hassendahl Road in South Whitehall Township on the morning of the alleged murder. They also heard from the resident who discovered the vehicle... Read more
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The Express-Times
Defense: Teen girl fatally stabbed mother, not soldier boyfriendof March 15, 2015. Dimmig spoke of Silvonek's blood-spattered car being seen i
Defense: Teen girl fatally stabbed mother, not soldier boyfriend
The Express-Times / Posted 14 days ago
of March 15, 2015. Dimmig spoke of Silvonek's blood-spattered car being seen in the 5700 block of Haasadahl Road in South Whitehall Township, but gone by the time officers arrived. Officers found the woman's shallow grave, and then... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Jury chosen for high-profile murder casecar in the driveway of her home in Upper Macungie Township. The 54-year-old wo
Jury chosen for high-profile murder case
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 15 days ago
car in the driveway of her home in Upper Macungie Township. The 54-year-old woman's body was found in a shallow grave in South Whitehall Township. Jamie Silvonek pleaded guilty in February to first-degree murder, conspiracy, abuse of a corpse... Read more
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The Morning Call
What Gen. Trexler didn't foreseeas they try to enjoy their daily walks. In owning a dog, it's the responsibilit
What Gen. Trexler didn't foresee
The Morning Call / Posted 16 days ago
as they try to enjoy their daily walks. In owning a dog, it's the responsibility of the owners to clean up after them. How about doing just that, so the rest of us can fully appreciate the beauty of the park? Lynn Daniels South Whitehall To... Read more
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The Morning Call
Major parties don't help middle classfor the middle class. So when November rolls around, cast your vote and then r
Major parties don't help middle class
The Morning Call / Posted 16 days ago
for the middle class. So when November rolls around, cast your vote and then relax, because unless the parties wake up and work together for a bigger and stronger middle class it really doesn't matter. Tony Frassetto South Whitehal... Read more
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The Morning Call
Family: Is washing a child's mouth out with soap abusive?Lehigh County. Denise Continenza, family living specialist for Penn State's Le
Family: Is washing a child's mouth out with soap abusive?
The Morning Call / Posted 16 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. Erin Stalsitz, casework... Read more
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The Morning Call
In Lehigh Valley, spray parks making a splashefficiency that has other parks and recreation directors keeping their eyes on
In Lehigh Valley, spray parks making a splash
The Morning Call / Posted 16 days ago
efficiency that has other parks and recreation directors keeping their eyes on spray parks and splash pads. Randy Cope in South Whitehall Township said though the township's master plan for Covered Bridge Park calls for a spray park, but there's... Read more
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The Morning Call
August 6, 2016Pat Toomey, left, speaks to Dave Bockstanz, right, of Emmaus, as he leaves an a
August 6, 2016
The Morning Call / Posted 18 days ago
Pat Toomey, left, speaks to Dave Bockstanz, right, of Emmaus, as he leaves an appearance Friday morning at Trivet Diner in South Whitehall Township. The Republican senator is neck and neck with Democratic challenger Katie McGinty in his upcoming... Read more
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