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It's not over. Heavy afternoon snow bands to 'whack' Allentown, Bethlehem, expert says

As the snow fell Wednesday morning and a low pressure system got organized off the Atlantic coast, some things became clear to people who are in the business of predicting accumulation. "A big event is unfolding and we just have to be patient," the National Weather Service office in Mount Holly, New

LEHIGHVALLEYLIVE.COM - 2018-03-21 16:02:38

SUV into pole cuts power in Bethlehem neighborhood (PHOTOS)

PPL Electric Utilities reported power out at 130 Bethlehem properties following a crash Wednesday in the city's Northeast section. It occurred just before 1 p.m. in the 2500 block of East Boulevard, at Lansdale Avenue. A red SUV slid into a utility pole, shearing it off near its base. East Boulevard

LEHIGHVALLEYLIVE.COM - 2018-03-21 18:35:15

UPDATED: Snowfall totals from the 69 News' viewing area

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WFMZ-TV ONLINE - 2018-03-22 01:04:03

Easton police allege jealous man attacked ex's new beau

EASTON, Pa. - Authorities allege a jealous Easton man barged into a South Side home and broke the jaw and eye socket of the man dating his ex-girlfriend. Police charged Jerard A. Marshall, of Cattell Street, with felony counts of aggravated assault and burglary in connection to the alleged attack ea

WFMZ-TV ONLINE - 2018-03-22 11:12:14

Berks County snow totals: How much have you seen?

How much snow you get from our spring snowstorm depends on where you are. And once again, Huffs Church in eastern Berks County is leading the pack in terms of accumulation. As of 10:30 a.m, the elevated area of Hereford Township received 5.8 inches of snow, according to the National Weather Service.

WFMZ-TV ONLINE - 2018-03-21 17:18:27

Friendly's in East Stroudsburg Closed after Car Crashes into Building

EAST STROUDSBURG, MONROE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU-TV) Eyewitness News Reporter Brianna Strunk is reporting that the Friendly's in East Stroudsburg is closed after a driver crashes a vehicle into the building. We are told no injuries. The restaurant is closed, no word on when it will reopen. Follow Brianna

PAHOMEPAGE.COM - 2018-03-21 18:10:28

Police say victim in Easton attack stabbed at least five times

EASTON, Pa. - The victim in Sunday morning's stabbing attack in Easton sustained at least five stab wounds and was left with one functioning lung after the assault, according to police. Authorities charged George M. Bloomer with attempted homicide, aggravated assault and possession of an instrument


16 charged for various crimes

Sixteen people have been charged with various offenses, according to court records. Those charged and the police departments involved were: Lamarr Allen Strothers, 39, of 423 Louisa St.; city police; possession of PCP and public drunkenness in the 400 block of Hepburn Street on Friday; jailed in li

WILLIAMSPORT SUN-GAZETTE - 2018-03-22 07:00:00

Complex storm system to bring heavy wet snow to much of the area Wednesday

TODAY: Cloudy, brisk and chilly with snow becoming steadier as the day wears on. Temperatures steady or slowly falling. High: 34 TONIGHT: Snow gradually ending; clouds breaking, blustery and cold overnight. Storm totals 4-8", higher totals south, lower to the north. Low: 23 THURSDAY: Brisk and chill

WFMZ-TV ONLINE - 2018-03-21 09:00:23

Neighbor stabbed multiple times in Easton, cops say

A man was stabbed multiple times Sunday by his neighbor during a dispute in Easton, city police said. George Michael Bloomer, 39, of the 800 block of West Wilkes Barre Street, is being charged in the crime. Police said the assault occurred just after 7 a.m. at Iron and Hoyt streets and are describin


Part of Princeton University Evacuated as Police Surround Armed Man in Restaurant

Police are responding to a report of a man with a gun inside at a chain eatery by Princeton University, forcing the evacuation of two campus buildings. State police say they're among the agencies responding to a standoff inside Panera sandwich shop across the street from campus. A person inside th

NBC PHILADELPHIA - 2018-03-20 16:13:02

WATCH: 69News Snow Patrol: Allentown (noon)

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WFMZ-TV ONLINE - 2018-03-21 16:21:40

Community health center opens in Easton's West Ward

EASTON, Pa. - The Neighborhood Health Centers of the Lehigh Valley has officially opened its new community health center in Easton's West Ward. The center is located on the first floor of the Two Rivers Health and Wellness Foundation building at 1101 Northampton Street. The facility has eight exam

WFMZ-TV ONLINE - 2018-03-20 18:52:33

Girl found wandering alone in Bethlehem in shirt and diaper

Bethlehem police are investigating after a young girl was found wandering alone, wearing only a diaper and shirt, Sunday afternoon in the city. Good Samaritans driving by spotted the girl and called police. Vincent Milite, public works director for Hanover Township, Northampton County, had just turn


Person on motorized wheelchair hit by car in Easton

EASTON, Pa. - Police are investigating a pedestrian crash in Easton. It happened at 13th and Northampton streets Sunday night. Details are scarce, but crews at the scene said someone in a motorized wheelchair was hit by a vehicle. Officials have not yet released any information or the extent of any


Family, neighbors react to Amy Yu's return to Allentown, Kevin Esterly's arrest

ALLENTOWN, Pa. - Family and neighbors are reacting after authorities safely returned missing Allentown teen Amy Yu to the Lehigh Valley. Saturday, Yu and 45-year-old Kevin Esterly were located in Mexico nearly two weeks after police say the pair ran off together. They were then flown to Florida, whe


Here we go again: Up to 8 inches of snow forecast in Lehigh Valley

Spring will start Tuesday with the Lehigh Valley under a winter storm watch. For days, forecasters have been frustrated by a confounding storm system -- a pair of back-to-back nor'easters are expected to merge into a single storm off the coast by Wednesday afternoon, but it was difficult to assess j


Woman rejecting husband's calls after he was found in Mexico with missing teen

ALLENTOWN, Pa. -- A 45-year-old man who police say ran off to Mexico with a teenage girl was being held in Miami after he was returned to the U.S. over the weekend. The lawyer for Kevin Esterly's wife told CBS News that he has been calling her from jail in Florida. Stacey Esterly hasn't been accepti


It's the focus of an Easton public meeting. Just 2 milligrams of it can kill you.

If you thought heroin was bad, fentanyl is worse. A lot worse. The U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency says it's 30 to 50 times more potent than heroin and 50 to 100 times more potent than morphine. Just two milligrams is lethal to most people, according to the DEA. The risk of coming in contact with it ha


One dead, two injured after shooting in West Philadelphia, police say

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. (WTXF) - Three people are shot and one of those is dead in West Philadelphia late Sunday afternoon, according to Philadelphia police. The call came a little after 4:15 p.m. March 18. After police arrived to the scene at 52nd and Market Streets, they discovered one 42-year-old man a