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The Morning Call
5 charged with drug activity at Executive Inn in CoopersburgFive people have been arrested on charges related to drug transactions at the E
5 charged with drug activity at Executive Inn in Coopersburg
The Morning Call / Posted 8 hours ago
Five people have been arrested on charges related to drug transactions at the Executive Inn in Coopersburg, the Lehigh County district attorney's office said Friday. One suspect is accused of dealing heroin and other drugs at the motel at 321 S.... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Five arrested on drug charges in CoopersburgFive people have been charged in an investigation into drug activity in Coopers
Five arrested on drug charges in Coopersburg
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 8 hours ago
Five people have been charged in an investigation into drug activity in Coopersburg, including at the Executive Inn motel along Route 309 in the borough. Last week detectives with the Lehigh County Drug Task Force seized 72 bags of heroin with a... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Five arrested on drug charges in CoopersburgFive people have been charged in an investigation into drug activity in Coopers
Five arrested on drug charges in Coopersburg
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 8 hours ago
Five people have been charged in an investigation into drug activity in Coopersburg, including at the Executive Inn motel along Route 309 in the borough. Last week detectives with the Lehigh County Drug Task Force seized 72 bags of heroin with a... Read more
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The Morning Call
Democracies owe debt to historian Robert ConquestThe Aug. 3 death of historian Robert Conquest reminded me of the great debt owe
Democracies owe debt to historian Robert Conquest
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
The Aug. 3 death of historian Robert Conquest reminded me of the great debt owed him by all the democracies. Not a writer of popular history or historical novels, Conquest was all business. His business, or eventual mission in life, was to carefully... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Upper Saucon approves auction of 7 used vehiclesThe Upper Saucon Township Board of Supervisors approved the sale of multiple us
Upper Saucon approves auction of 7 used vehicles
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 4 days ago
The Upper Saucon Township Board of Supervisors approved the sale of multiple used township vehicles via online auction Monday evening. The supervisors approved a motion to designate the vehicles as surplus property to be sold through an electronic... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh Valley Team Hope Walk raises money to fight Huntington's diseaseIt's a genetic disorder that causes the progressive breakdown of nerve cells in
Lehigh Valley Team Hope Walk raises money to fight Huntington's disease
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
It's a genetic disorder that causes the progressive breakdown of nerve cells in the brain. Huntington's disease eats away at a person's physical and mental abilities. It's passed down through families; each child of a parent with the disease has a... Read more
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The Express-Times
Faces of the 118 Lehigh Valley residents who died in the Vietnam WarThe goal seems insurmountable, but nonetheless worthwhile. More than 58,000 U.
Faces of the 118 Lehigh Valley residents who died in the Vietnam War
The Express-Times / Posted 4 days ago
The goal seems insurmountable, but nonetheless worthwhile. More than 58,000 U.S. troops died in the Vietnam War. About 40 years after the conflict ended, decades before the advent of digital photos, a group is trying to acquire a picture of every... Read more
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The Express-Times
How a Catholic university like DeSales marries technology and religionWhen DeSales University was founded 50 years ago, Bishop Joseph McShea probably
How a Catholic university like DeSales marries technology and religion
The Express-Times / Posted 7 days ago
When DeSales University was founded 50 years ago, Bishop Joseph McShea probably didn't expect it one day to be the region's only school boasting an anatomy lab. But the small liberal arts school has come a long way since McShea in 1961 sought to... Read more
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The Express-Times
The fine is how much? Police report more quarry trespassersAuthorities revealed Thursday that during Monday's death investigation at an ol
The fine is how much? Police report more quarry trespassers
The Express-Times / Posted 8 days ago
Authorities revealed Thursday that during Monday's death investigation at an old quarry in Lower Mount Bethel Township, 10 more New Jersey residents were cited for trespassing there. That makes 21 citations this week alone at the Eastern Industries... Read more
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The Morning Call
Vermont native to lead PGC Wildlife ManagementWayne A. Laroche, who spent eight years as the director of operations for the V
Vermont native to lead PGC Wildlife Management
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
Wayne A. Laroche, who spent eight years as the director of operations for the Vermont Department of Fish and Wildlife, has been named the new director of the Pennsylvania Game Commission's Bureau of Wildlife Management. Laroche took over the... Read more
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The Express-Times
Parkland grad Chad Hess wins Allentown City Amateur Stroke Play titleFormer Parkland golfer Chad Hess of Upper Macungie Township pulled away late Su
Parkland grad Chad Hess wins Allentown City Amateur Stroke Play title
The Express-Times / Posted 11 days ago
Former Parkland golfer Chad Hess of Upper Macungie Township pulled away late Sunday afternoon from a tight duel with Zach Fischl of Northampton to win the 2015 Allentown City Amateur Stroke Play Championship. Hess, a 19-year-old Old Dominion... Read more
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The Morning Call
A third party has many shortcomingsMultiparty democracies almost always result in an election where the winning ca
A third party has many shortcomings
The Morning Call / Posted 16 days ago
Multiparty democracies almost always result in an election where the winning candidate fails to win a majority of the vote. In a parliamentary democracy, two or more parties are forced to form a tentative coalition. If the coalition government fails... Read more
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The Morning Call
How UCLA doctors stopped superbug tied to Olympus scopesYoung crashed again. His temperature spiked to 103. His blood pressure plunged
How UCLA doctors stopped superbug tied to Olympus scopes
The Morning Call / Posted 20 days ago
Young crashed again. His temperature spiked to 103. His blood pressure plunged to 60 over 29. His survival was back in doubt. On the same day Young was scoped, Jan. 27, Rubin and his team started to connect the dots. The microbiologists had... Read more
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The Express-Times
Ex-Parkland golfer Chad Hess takes 1st-round lead at Eastern Pa. AmateurFormer Parkland golfer Chad Hess of Upper Macungie Township has won many region
Ex-Parkland golfer Chad Hess takes 1st-round lead at Eastern Pa. Amateur
The Express-Times / Posted 21 days ago
Former Parkland golfer Chad Hess of Upper Macungie Township has won many regional junior golf tournaments. Saturday, the 19-year-old Old Dominion University sophomore golfer wants to win his first adult amateur tournament title. Hess shot an... Read more
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The Express-Times
West Nile virus confirmed in Warren County for 2015Mosquito samples collected July 28 in traps along Reeder Road in Harmony Townsh
West Nile virus confirmed in Warren County for 2015
The Express-Times / Posted 21 days ago
Mosquito samples collected July 28 in traps along Reeder Road in Harmony Township and North Seventh Avenue in Alpha tested positive for the disease, according to the Warren County Mosquito Commission. The samples were tested Monday at the New Jersey... Read more
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The Express-Times
Confederate flag stolen from car, police sayIt was taken between 10:30 p.m. July 18 and 1 a.m. July 19 from the vehicle own
Confederate flag stolen from car, police say
The Express-Times / Posted 21 days ago
It was taken between 10:30 p.m. July 18 and 1 a.m. July 19 from the vehicle owned by Gregory Vincent, 21, of Upper Saucon Township, and parked in the 2700 block of Willow Street, police said. Police didn't explain why the theft wasn't made public... Read more
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The Express-Times
Saucon's Tom Bartolacci, Robin McCool finish 2nd, 3rd at Pennsylvania Senior AmateurRobin McCool came up five strokes short in his bid for a third consecutive stat
Saucon's Tom Bartolacci, Robin McCool finish 2nd, 3rd at Pennsylvania Senior Amateur
The Express-Times / Posted 24 days ago
Robin McCool came up five strokes short in his bid for a third consecutive state senior amateur title. McCool, a 64-year-old Upper Saucon Township resident, finished third Tuesday in the 56th Pennsylvania Senior Amateur Championship at the Longue... Read more
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The Morning Call
Special report examines role of contaminated Olympus scopes in superbug outbreakJapan-based Olympus Corp., which has its U.S. headquarters and 950 employees in
Special report examines role of contaminated Olympus scopes in superbug outbreak
The Morning Call / Posted 25 days ago
Japan-based Olympus Corp., which has its U.S. headquarters and 950 employees in Upper Saucon Township, has been embroiled in controversy since the beginning of the year. Following "superbug" outbreaks at UCLA in mid-February, the duodenoscope... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
3 charged with dealing methPolice have arrested three people accused of dealing methamphetamine. The Lehi
3 charged with dealing meth
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 28 days ago
Police have arrested three people accused of dealing methamphetamine. The Lehigh County District Attorney's Drug Task Force charged Matthew Simard, 34, Clara Hamm, 47, and Jarrid Haydt, 28, are all facing felony charges for dealing drugs. Haydt also... Read more
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Times News
Danielsville man, 2 others, nabbed on gun, drug chargesAn investigation by the Lehigh County District Attorney’s Drug Task Force has r
Danielsville man, 2 others, nabbed on gun, drug charges
Times News / Posted 29 days ago
An investigation by the Lehigh County District Attorney’s Drug Task Force has resulted in the arrest of three defendants and the seizure of 2.5 ounces of methamphetamine, a handgun with an obliterated serial number, more than $10,000 in cash and two... Read more
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The Express-Times
Lehigh County trio had meth, gun, $10K in cash, police sayLehigh County authorities netted methamphetamine, a handgun, $10,000 in cash an
Lehigh County trio had meth, gun, $10K in cash, police say
The Express-Times / Posted 29 days ago
Lehigh County authorities netted methamphetamine, a handgun, $10,000 in cash and two vehicles in a drug bust Wednesday, prosecutors said. Matthew Simard, 34, and Clara Hamm, 47, both of 252 Virginia Ave. in Whitehall Township, were each charged with... Read more
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The Morning Call
Meth, $10K, cars, gun seized in Lehigh County sting that leads to three arrestsThree people were charged Wednesday as part of a Lehigh County drug investigati
Meth, $10K, cars, gun seized in Lehigh County sting that leads to three arrests
The Morning Call / Posted 29 days ago
Three people were charged Wednesday as part of a Lehigh County drug investigation that netted methamphetamines, a handgun and $10,000, authorities said. Whitehall residents Clara M. Hamm, 47, and Matthew J. Sinard, 34, and Jarrid M. Haydt, 28, of... Read more
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The Morning Call
Easton's Chanelle Price paces world record runEaston native Chanelle Price wasn't selected for the U.S. track and field team
Easton's Chanelle Price paces world record run
The Morning Call / Posted 30 days ago
Easton native Chanelle Price wasn't selected for the U.S. track and field team that competed at the 2015 Pan Am Games in Toronto, but she found another way to make her mark this season. The 2014 world indoor champion in the 800 meters was invited to... Read more
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The Morning Call
Head out to ride the rail trail in Upper SauconGet the kids outdoors and active with "Rollin' on the Rail Trail" 10 a.m.-noon
Head out to ride the rail trail in Upper Saucon
The Morning Call / Posted 30 days ago
Get the kids outdoors and active with "Rollin' on the Rail Trail" 10 a.m.-noon Saturday at Upper Saucon Township Community Park. The event is part of "Get Your Tail on the Trail," the award-winning initiative promoting outdoor fitness activities in... Read more
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The Morning Call
Campaign donation limits are a mustThe question is: "Should all federal campaign donation limits be lifted?" The d
Campaign donation limits are a must
The Morning Call / Posted 30 days ago
The question is: "Should all federal campaign donation limits be lifted?" The definitive answer is NO! This issue is being raised today in response to the Citizens United ruling by the Supreme Court. This ruling has equated "corporations and unions"... Read more
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The Morning Call
Jewelry store employee charged with stealing engagement ringAn employee at Kay Jewelers at the Promenade Shops in Upper Saucon Township sto
Jewelry store employee charged with stealing engagement ring
The Morning Call / Posted 30 days ago
An employee at Kay Jewelers at the Promenade Shops in Upper Saucon Township stole a 2-carat diamond engagement ring earlier this month, according to court records. Travis M. Ketchen, 31, of Upper Nazareth, allegedly tried to sell the $8,000 ring at... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
New, trasitional care facility discussed in Upper SauconA proposed transitional care facility that would rest across the highway from t
New, trasitional care facility discussed in Upper Saucon
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 1 months ago
A proposed transitional care facility that would rest across the highway from the Promenade Shops in Upper Saucon Township is one step closer to becoming a reality. The Upper Saucon Township board of supervisors approved the concept but requested... Read more
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The Morning Call
Is Obama like Lt. Columbo or Inspector Clouseau?Two July 11 Morning Call articles examined recent lapses in our federal governm
Is Obama like Lt. Columbo or Inspector Clouseau?
The Morning Call / Posted 1 months ago
Two July 11 Morning Call articles examined recent lapses in our federal government's security procedures, prompting me to wonder whether President Obama is more like Lt. Columbo or Inspector Clouseau. In "Columbo," Peter Falk's disheveled detective... Read more
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The Express-Times
Lehigh Valley Arts Council launches Arts and Access to make arts more accessibleThe Lehigh Valley Arts Council (LVAC) wants the arts to be accessible to everyo
Lehigh Valley Arts Council launches Arts and Access to make arts more accessible
The Express-Times / Posted 1 months ago
The Lehigh Valley Arts Council (LVAC) wants the arts to be accessible to everyone. The LVAC has partnered with the Lehigh Valley Partnership for a Disability Friendly Community and is launching a year-long program to make the arts more accessible to... Read more

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