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Event: Lehigh Valley Scream Park

by Lehigh Valley Zombies & The Darkside Orefield, PA 18069 Orefield, PA18069 Start : 2017-10-27T21:30:00-04:00 End : 2017-10-27T22:00:00-04:00 Description...

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Pedestrian killed in ‎Allentown‏ was Bethlehem man, 47, coroner says

The man killed Thursday night in an Allentown pedestrian accident was a 47-year-old Bethlehem man, the Lehigh County coroner's office said Friday. Carlos Moreno-Cosmo was hit by a car 7:47 p.m. Thursday as he crossed Hamilton Street at 19th street and was taken to Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest,

ALLENTOWN MORNING CALL - 2017-10-21 00:45:00

Secret Symphony exhibit in ‎Allentown‏ explores the lives of gay composers

In 2004, a BBC radio program held a contest to determine the saddest music ever written and American composer Samuel Barber's Adagio for Strings was the top vote getter. No one who listens to its mournful melody could doubt that it came by that title honestly. Moviegoers might recall its hauntingly

ALLENTOWN MORNING CALL - 2017-10-20 22:20:00

‎Allentown‏ fire officials receive donations to aid in pet rescues

ALLENTOWN, Pa. - A donation to the Allentown Fire Department was put to good use at a fire last weekend. Former Allentown City Councilwoman Gail Hoover raised money to get 15 pet oxygen kits and 10 soft-sided animal crates for first responders. Allentown Fire Chief Lee Laubach showed the public the

WFMZ-TV ONLINE - 2017-10-20 21:49:13

West Windsor South, ‎Allentown‏'s Hoernlein make history at MCT girls XC championship (PHOTOS)

MONROE TOWNSHIP - It what was their largest margin of victory since the first year of the streak, West Windsor-Plainsboro South's girls cross-country team set itself apart, both from Friday's field and in county history. For the first time since the Mercer County Championship team title was initiall

NJ.COM - 2017-10-20 21:39:00

Tractor-trailer rolls over on Rt. 309 west of ‎Allentown‏; trucker safe

A tractor-trailer rolled over on its side Friday afternoon on Route 309 near the Interstate 78 interchange west of Allentown, touching off a brush fire and backing up rush hour traffic. The driver crawled out of his cab and appeared to be fine, according to emergency radio reports. The crash was rep

ALLENTOWN MORNING CALL - 2017-10-20 21:10:00

Animal oxygen masks saved furry lives during ‎Allentown‏ blaze that displaced 19 cats

The 19 cats saved from an Allentown fire over the weekend owe their lives in part to a former Allentown Councilwoman with a penchant for over-the-top birthday parties. Just months before a weekend blaze struck the home of dozens of city animals, the Allentown Fire Department received a donation of s

ALLENTOWN MORNING CALL - 2017-10-20 21:05:00

Event: Keys to Mastery: Learn to use Toolkit CMA, ‎Allentown‏. 10/26/2017

by PA Training - Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices - Fox & Roach Sales Associate Education 5036 Hamilton Blvd., Allentown, PA 18106 Allentown, PA18106

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Event: PMP Classroom Training in ‎Allentown‏, PA

by Trainerkart Americas, INC 3477 Corporate Pkwy Suite 100, Center Valley, , Allentown, PA 18034 Allentown, PA18034 Start : 2017-10-24T08:30:00-04:00

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Event: Open Bethlehem Movie & Discussion with FilmMaker - Redlands, CA

by The Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem - Western Lieutenancy 115 West Olive Ave, Redlands, CA 92373 Redlands, CA92373

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Event: New Jersey Roller Derby vs W.-B. Scranton Roller Radicals

by Inline Morristown 30 Pine Street, Morristown, NJ 07960 Morristown, NJ07960 Start : 2017-10-21T16:45:00-04:00 End : 2017-10-21T19:45:00-04:00 Description...

EVENTBRITE.COM - 2017-10-20 04:20:44

Anti-bullying Book Blast held at ‎Allentown‏ school

ALLENTOWN, Pa. - It's Anti-bullying Month and Central Elementary School in Allentown is using a Book Blast to help educate kids and parents about the issue. The event, held Thursday night, focused on the importance of analyzing text. All of the books had anti-bullying themes to help kids know what b

WFMZ-TV ONLINE - 2017-10-20 02:42:06

Man struck and killed by car in ‎Allentown‏

ALLENTOWN, Pa. - A man was struck and killed by a car in Allentown Thursday night. Allentown police say the accident occurred around 7:45 p.m. at the intersection of 19th and Hamilton streets. The victim has not been identified but is described as a black male. The victim's belongings were strewn ab

WFMZ-TV ONLINE - 2017-10-20 01:27:53

‎Allentown‏ Art Museum jumps into downtown renaissance

Allentown Art Museum (Alphageekpa at English Wikipedia) The Allentown Art Museum wants to be an integral part of the exploding redevelopment in its city, and now it has a plan to make that happen. The museum has unveiled a strategic plan to position itself as a key player in the city's economic reb

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Is this O'Connell's plan to become ‎Allentown‏ mayor?

In viewing the upcoming mayoral election in Allentown, it seemed ironic that Ray O'Connell has decided to run as a write-in because he believes Ed Pawlowski should no longer be mayor when O'Connell knows he has no chance of being elected. It seems to me that O'Connell is actually hoping that the pre

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Event: Big Data and Hadoop Training in ‎Allentown‏, PA

by Trainerkart Americas, INC Allentown, PA , Start : 2017-10-24T09:00:00-06:00 End : 2017-10-27T17:00:00-06:00 Description...

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Event: Project Management Professional (PMP) Boot Camp in ‎Allentown‏, PA-USA|Eduscil

by EDUSCIL SOLUTIONS LLC Allentown, PA Allentown, PA Start : 2017-10-24T19:00:00-04:00 End : 2017-10-24T22:00:00-04:00 Description...

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Ten limitations of ‎Allentown‏'s body cameras

At Tuesday night's town hall meeting to unveil the Allentown police department's body-worn camera program, Chief Glen Dorney and other police and city officials highlighted the benefits the cameras will have on investigations, accountability and officer and citizen safety. During the hourlong meetin

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‎Allentown‏ unveils body cameras for police department

ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) - A Pennsylvania city has added body cameras to its police force. The Allentown Police Department said Tuesday all of its patrol officers will wear the cameras starting Nov. 1. The Morning Call reports Democratic Mayor Ed Pawlowski called the cameras a "great step" for the city a

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‎Allentown‏ unveils body cameras for police department

A Pennsylvania city has added body cameras to its police force. The Allentown Police Department said Tuesday all of its patrol officers will wear the cameras starting Nov. 1. The Morning Call reports Democratic Mayor Ed Pawlowski called the cameras a "great step" for the city and they will protect t

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‎Allentown‏ Student Attends Transportation Youth Summit in DC

Dorah Ganchoso of Allentown was among a select group of high school students in the US who participated in a week-long summer transportation program in Washington, DC. The 2017 American Public Transportation Association Youth Summit to Advance Public Transportation. A Junior at Allentown Central Cat

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‎Allentown‏ police unveil body cams

ALLENTOWN, Pa. - There's a new tool aimed at ensuring greater transparency in the Allentown Police Department. The department announced patrol officers will begin wearing body cameras on November 1. APD is now one of 53 departments in the country to receive federal money for body cameras and on Tues

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Woman hurt, ‎Allentown‏ grocery closed by 2-vehicle collision

A woman was injured and a grocery store damaged early Tuesday when two vehicles collided in downtown Allentown, witnesses said. A car and a compact sport utility vehicle crashed about 12:30 a.m. at Sixth and Turner streets, and the SUV slammed into the aluminum security gate of the Happy Dairy Marke

ALLENTOWN MORNING CALL

Q&A with ‎Allentown‏ mayoral candidate Ed Pawlowski: Fire department

The safety of our residents is the single most import task of city government. As mayor I have strived to improve Allentown's public safety departments, which includes our city fire department. Since assuming office, the city has spent millions on new equipment and staffing to ensure that our citize

ALLENTOWN MORNING CALL

Nonprofit proposes ‎Allentown‏ group home

ALLENTOWN - A representative of PennReach Inc., a nonprofit organization dedicated to the social mission of affordable housing, has proposed rehabilitating a vacant residence in Allentown and turning it into a group home for individuals who have special needs. In recent months, borough officials hav

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Undefeated ‎Allentown‏ girls' soccer team filled with potential

The Allentown High School girls' soccer team is undefeated and unlimited in its potential. Allentown's impressive play this season continued when the Redbirds soared to a 5-0 victory over Princeton High School at on Oct. 10 and then scored another victory at Ewing High School, 3-0, on Oct. 12. Allen

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‎Allentown‏ house fire quickly controlled but owner collapses

A house fire was controlled within 15 minutes early Tuesday afternoon in Allentown but an owner was overcome when she arrived home, a city fire official said. Flames shot from the first floor as city firefighters arrived soon after 12:45 p.m. to 872 Lacrosse St., Capt. John Christopher said. They fo

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‎Allentown‏ police announce body camera program at town hall meeting

Starting next month, interactions with Allentown patrol officers will be recorded as the department launches its long-awaited body camera program. With members of the public in attendance, Allentown police unveiled and demonstrated its new body camera program, which goes into effect on Nov. 1, at a

ALLENTOWN MORNING CALL

Crews Battle 3-Alarm House Fire In Allentown

Crews battling 3-alarm fire in ‎Allentown‏

Crews are battling a 3-alarm fire in Pittsburgh's Allentown neighborhood. The home on fire is located in the 300 block of Millbridge Street. Crews are battling a 3-alarm fire in Pittsburgh's Allentown neighborhood. The home on fire is located in the 300 block of Millbridge Street.

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Event: King Magnetic in ‎Allentown‏

by King Mag Music 114 West Allen Street, Allentown, PA 18102 Allentown, PA18102 Start : 2017-10-21T21:00:00-04:00 End : 2017-10-22T02:00:00-04:00 Description...

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