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The Morning Call
Healthful finds at Whole Foodswholefoodsmarket.com. I have a few developments to report in the Tilghman Squa
Healthful finds at Whole Foods
The Morning Call / Posted 13 hours ago
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 husband... Read more
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The Morning Call
Man slashed during hookah lounge fightChief Glen Dorney, who described it as "somewhat of a large fight" that spilled
Man slashed during hookah lounge fight
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
Chief Glen Dorney, who described it as "somewhat of a large fight" that spilled outside. The victim, who is 26 and from Whitehall Township, reported he first believed he had punched a few times in the face, before realizing he had been slashed,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Zephyrs' gambles pay off with winWHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — The first-half gambles paid off in a big way, and suddenly
Zephyrs' gambles pay off with win
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — The first-half gambles paid off in a big way, and suddenly, Whitehall is back in the hunt in the Eastern Pennsylvania Conference's South Division. Coach Brian Gilbert's Zephyrs converted three fourth-down attempts in the opening... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
History's Headlines: Shoe Leather City18th century. He was born on February 1st 1842, the son of William and Sarah (B
History's Headlines: Shoe Leather City
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
18th century. He was born on February 1st 1842, the son of William and Sarah (Balliet) Lentz. His father was a farmer in Whitehall Township. One of 12 children, not all of whom survived into adulthood, John Lentz’s education was brief. “His... Read more
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The Morning Call
Catasauqua man gets $64,000 settlement from boroughs in Taser lawsuitto settle because it would be less costly than taking the case to trial. Dotte
Catasauqua man gets $64,000 settlement from boroughs in Taser lawsuit
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
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 in... Read more
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The Brown and White
Eighth-grader Barker wins opening match at Lehigh Valley AmateurGonzales of Bangor. Other top players advancing Thursday were three-time Green
Eighth-grader Barker wins opening match at Lehigh Valley Amateur
The Brown and White / Posted 2 days ago
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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The Morning Call
Presidential debates key to understand candidatesinfamous gotcha gaffe. With all that's at stake Monday night, up to and includ
Presidential debates key to understand candidates
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
infamous gotcha gaffe. With all that's at stake Monday night, up to and including the future of this great country, why is it I can't stop thinking of Hans Christian Anderson's book, "The Emperor's New Clothes"? Donald Kuhns Jr. Whitehall Town... Read more
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The Morning Call
Request for public input on upgrades to Jordan Creek Parkway largely met with silenceWHITEHALL TOWNSHIP – Lehigh County Director of Parks and Recreation Bob Stiffle
Request for public input on upgrades to Jordan Creek Parkway largely met with silence
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP – Lehigh County Director of Parks and Recreation Bob Stiffler craned his neck and cast a glance at the Jordan Creek Parkway parking lot. As part of the effort to upgrade the Whitehall Township faclility, Stiffler and three others... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
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 3 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 3 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 Parkof residents who live outside the city but frequently use the park. The park si
Allentown Council lifts bicycle restrictions at Trexler Park
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
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 most... Read more
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The Morning Call
Clinton has experienceof the USA. Hillary Clinton has far more experience and intelligence than Trum
Clinton has experience
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
of the USA. Hillary Clinton has far more experience and intelligence than Trump could ever possess. Trump has a lot of experience and intelligence in being a great bully. He would be No. 1 in a bully contest. Marge Buss North Whitehall T... Read more
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The Morning Call
Already accused of arson, local gold dealer now faces drug chargesNORTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — A gold and rare coin dealer charged last week with p
Already accused of arson, local gold dealer now faces drug charges
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
NORTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — A gold and rare coin dealer charged last week with paying someone to burn down a rival's business in 2011 is now facing drug charges, according to court records. Stefan A. Skweir, 42, of Northampton, was charged Tuesday... 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 3 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 (Serving... Read more
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The Morning Call
Restaurant review: Joey G's Italian Kitchen in Whitehallpizza and Italian food are abundant in every town. But Joey G's, which opened i
Restaurant review: Joey G's Italian Kitchen in Whitehall
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
pizza and Italian food are abundant in every town. But Joey G's, which opened in June on Grape Street in the heart of the Whitehall Township shopping district, has distinguished itself with its style and menu. It's friendly and casual but also... Read more
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The Express-Times
New Chick-fil-A in Whitehall spawns 'tent city'A temporary tent city has sprung up in Whitehall Township, erected on the lure
New Chick-fil-A in Whitehall spawns 'tent city'
The Express-Times / Posted 3 days ago
A temporary tent city has sprung up in Whitehall Township, erected on the lure of free Chick-fil-A and fellowship. The company's 2,041st restaurant opens at 6:30 a.m. Thursday in the shopping center at MacArthur Road and East Sutler Drive. What is... Read more
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The Morning Call
No notice of no-truck parking in Allentownshe said. The Sapps now are complying. Joey Sapp now parks his work truck at
No notice of no-truck parking in Allentown
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
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 after... Read more
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The Express-Times
New law sought by family of woman whose corpse was sexually abusedA new law might not bring Jessica Padgett back to her sister. Gregory Graf, 54
New law sought by family of woman whose corpse was sexually abused
The Express-Times / Posted 4 days ago
A new law might not bring Jessica Padgett back to her sister. Gregory Graf, 54, of Allen Township, killed the 33-year-old Whitehall Township woman and then sexually abused her corpse in August 2014. Padgett's sister, Kristi Davis, thinks the crime... Read more
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The Morning Call
Macy's to hire 83,000 seasonal workers to meet holiday demandof January, with the remaining stores slated to be disclosed later in 2017. Bu
Macy's to hire 83,000 seasonal workers to meet holiday demand
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
of January, with the remaining stores slated to be disclosed later in 2017. But the Macy's at the Lehigh Valley Mall in Whitehall Township is not expected to one of them, retail analysts have told The Morning Call. One location that may not be... 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 5 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 5 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
Three signs of America's decaying democracythat a minimum contribution could have been negotiated. She said a "smoking gun
Three signs of America's decaying democracy
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
that a minimum contribution could have been negotiated. She said a "smoking gun in reverse" resulted, adding, "Those who didn't pay, didn't play and didn't live to tell about it." We the people are defenseless. Stan Flueso North Whitehall Town... 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 5 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 6 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, former... Read more
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The Morning Call
Heart Walk draws 1,000 to Dorney ParkGabriel accepted the position of child chair at the annual Lehigh Valley Heart
Heart Walk draws 1,000 to Dorney Park
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
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 Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Scranton Diocese part of grand jury sex abuse probeis a lot of blame to go around for why a grand jury is probing dioceses, said G
Scranton Diocese part of grand jury sex abuse probe
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 7 days ago
is a lot of blame to go around for why a grand jury is probing dioceses, said Gregory P. Lloyd, a Catholic from Whitehall Township, Lehigh County, who runs an organization dedicated to restoring church tradition. “The church is at fault... 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 7 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 Valleyto benefit the Allentown Rescue Mission. The dinner will be 4-7 p.m. Oct. 15 at
Where you can volunteer in the Lehigh Valley
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
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, dfederico@armpa.org or... Read more
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The Morning Call
Donald Trump cares only about himselfserving in the military. I lost two brothers in the Vietnam War, the one Trump
Donald Trump cares only about himself
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
serving in the military. I lost two brothers in the Vietnam War, the one Trump received four deferments from, the last one for heel spurs. I am at a loss as to why people think he cares about anyone but himself. Josie Kwiatkowski Whitehall Town... Read more
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Times News
Woman arrested for credit card scam in Tamaquathe car was Victor Davis, 26, of Brooklyn, New York. A records check found an o
Woman arrested for credit card scam in Tamaqua
Times News / Posted 8 days ago
the car was Victor Davis, 26, of Brooklyn, New York. A records check found an outstanding warrant for his arrest issued by Whitehall Township police. The back seat passenger was identified as the woman who was in Boyer’s. She told police her name... Read more
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The Express-Times
Back from the brink: 82-old honored on 'Night of Heroes'I was knee-high to a grasshopper," said Barnes, a former nurse's aide and membe
Back from the brink: 82-old honored on 'Night of Heroes'
The Express-Times / Posted 8 days ago
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
North Whitehall crash breaks bones of three in carA woman fractured a leg and two men suffered broken arms early Saturday in Nort
North Whitehall crash breaks bones of three in car
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
A woman fractured a leg and two men suffered broken arms early Saturday in North Whitehall Township when a car crashed on Coffeetown Road, according to emergency radio reports. The unusually traumatic single-car accident happened 12:20 a.m. just... Read more
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The Morning Call
Allentown Cocktail Week returns Oct. 2-9Street Program. OKTOBERFEST AT WEGMANS PUB Starting Tuesday through Oct. 1, W
Allentown Cocktail Week returns Oct. 2-9
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
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 Sauce... Read more
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The Morning Call
Gold and coin dealer charged with paying someone to torch rival's buisinessNORTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — A gold and rare coin dealer was charged Thursday wit
Gold and coin dealer charged with paying someone to torch rival's buisiness
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
NORTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — A gold and rare coin dealer was charged Thursday with paying someone to torch his rival's North Whitehall Township business five years ago, according to court records. Stefan A. Skweir, 42, of Northampton, allegedly paid... 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 8 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
Extras on Lehigh Valley movie 'Billboard' learn: It can be hot and exhaustingand 1983 when a Lehigh Valley radio station held a promotional contest on a bil
Extras on Lehigh Valley movie 'Billboard' learn: It can be hot and exhausting
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
and 1983 when a Lehigh Valley radio station held a promotional contest on a billboard at MacArthur Road and Route 22 in Whitehall Township. The real competitors, trying to win a manufactured home, stayed longer than the organizers expected,... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Northampton man accused of torching rival businessarson and one count of criminal solicitation, all felonies, in connection with
Northampton man accused of torching rival business
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 9 days ago
arson and one count of criminal solicitation, all felonies, in connection with 2011 fire in the Orefield section of North Whitehall Township. District Judge Michael Faulkner arraigned the 42-year-old Thursday afternoon, setting bail at... 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 9 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 10 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 10 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 10 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 garage... Read more
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The Morning Call
Dorney Park introduces two new haunted attractionsSaturday nights through Oct. 30, and offers thrills and chills at seven mazes a
Dorney Park introduces two new haunted attractions
The Morning Call / Posted 10 days ago
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 those... Read more
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The Morning Call
The Frederick Group partners with Pittsburgh-based Howard Hanna Real Estateon for sale signs in the front yards of some of the houses on the market. That
The Frederick Group partners with Pittsburgh-based Howard Hanna Real Estate
The Morning Call / Posted 10 days ago
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 franchise... 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 11 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
Pa. to auction off first batch of restaurant liquor licenses. Will it lower prices?twice The state is now accepting bids for 40 expired restaurant liquor license
Pa. to auction off first batch of restaurant liquor licenses. Will it lower prices?
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
twice The state is now accepting bids for 40 expired restaurant liquor licenses across 21 counties, including the below two in Lehigh County: •Heidelberg Township, R-16136 •Whitehall Township, R-16124 Source: Pennsylvania Liquor Contr... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh Valley health events include An Apple a Day 5K, grief support groups6 to Nov. 10 at St. John's United Church of Christ in Emmaus, and 10:30 a.m.-no
Lehigh Valley health events include An Apple a Day 5K, grief support groups
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
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 in a... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Whitehall OKs quarry appealWhitehall Township on Monday night conditionally approved an appeal to allow cl
Whitehall OKs quarry appeal
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 12 days ago
Whitehall Township on Monday night conditionally approved an appeal to allow clean fill to be dumped at a former quarry. During a public hearing, commissioners heard the testimony of David Sherman, president of DVS Enterprises, whose company wanted... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Several hundred expected at North Whitehall Twp. Senior Activity DayNearly 300 senior citizens are expected to attend this year's North Whitehall T
Several hundred expected at North Whitehall Twp. Senior Activity Day
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 12 days ago
Nearly 300 senior citizens are expected to attend this year's North Whitehall Township Senior Citizen Appreciation Day on Thursday at the Schnecksville Fire Co., according to Township Manager Jeff Bartlett. Open to people ages 60 and up, the... 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 12 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, Faust... 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 12 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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