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Bethlehem Steel Corp.

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  • Former Bethlehem Steel CEO donates to Santorum, and others

    Former Bethlehem Steel CEO donates to Santorum, and others
    A notable Bethlehem man donated $1,000 to Rick Santorum's presidential campaign in July. A few weeks later he gave the same amount to a Santorum foe, Jon Huntsman. Fickle? No. Former CEO of Bethlehem Steel Corp., Curtis "Hank" Barnette just has a few...
  • Nancy Lee Murphy, state senator who represented Catonsville

    Nancy Lee Murphy, state senator who represented Catonsville
    Nancy Lee Murphy, a veteran Baltimore County Democratic legislator who served in Maryland's House of Delegates and Senate, died Dec. 30 of a heart attack at St. Agnes Hospital the day before her 82nd birthday. "It was certainly sad news to end the year...
  • Carey Howell Taylor, manager

    Carey Howell Taylor, manager
    Carey Howell Taylor, a retired Bethlehem Steel Corp. manager, died Jan. 27 of pneumonia at Good Samaritan Hospital. He was 84. The son of the superintendent of secondary education for city public schools and a homemaker, Mr. Taylor was born in...
  • The Rev. Ellis B. Dawson III, minister

    The Rev. Ellis B. Dawson III, minister
    The Rev. Ellis B. Dawson III, an electrician who later in life realized his dream of becoming a Baptist minister, died Saturday from complications of diabetes at Frederick Villa Nursing Center. He was 72. The son of a minister and a beautician, Dr....
  • Mary Lee Davis, 81, active in community theater and church choir

    Mary Lee Davis, a retired secretary and former Dundalk resident who enjoyed performing in community theater, died Dec. 21 of heart failure at her Clearwater, Fla., home. She was 81. The former Mary Lee Brown was born and raised in Rivesville, W.Va.,...
  • Virginia T. 'Ginny' Dobry, Patterson Park activist

    Virginia T. "Ginny" Dobry, a neighborhood activist who was also described as "Patterson Park's one-woman Welcome Wagon," died Sunday from a brain tumor at her North Kenwood Avenue home. She was 79. "Ginny was such a wonderful person. She made...
  • Beware of Musikfest traffic!

     
    I'm probably the biggest Musikfest booster I know, and it stems from the sense of sheer skepticism I felt when a relatively unknown Bethlehem lawyer named Jeff Parks held a 1983 news conference announcing plans for a German music and beer festival for the...
  • Longtime Bethlehem Councilman Paul Calvo dies

     
    Paul Calvo was a Democrat. But that didn’t stop the 25-year veteran of Bethlehem City Council from butting heads with city Democrats. Former Mayor Gordon Mowrer. The late Paul Marcincin. Even former Council President Dolores Caskey. In fact,...
  • Saucon Valley School Board signs off on LERTA

     
    The Saucon Valley School District is in favor of a tax abatement program designed to attract businesses to Bethlehem and a portion of Lower Saucon Township. On Tuesday, the district school board unanimously approved a measure that would bring about 28...
  • PPL Tower goes (semi-)dark for masonry repairs

     
    Some fellow warriors may have noticed that the soft, red lighting that has bathed Allentown's iconic PPL Tower building for -- well, for as long as I can remember -- has experienced an outage. Or most of the red lighting, anyway. The three recessed levels...
  • Assembly votes to let retirees in health plan

    The General Assembly passed legislation last night to help Bethlehem Steel Corp. retirees who are not old enough for Medicare to obtain state-backed insurance coverage. Under the legislation, Bethlehem retirees between the ages of 55 and 64 would be able...