| Feb 17, 2015
| 2:01 PM
Lehigh Valley Crime Stoppers is offering a reward of up to $2,000 for information about a North Whitehall Township hit-and-run crash that seriously injured a woman.
It happened just before 9 p.m. Jan. 20 as Jennifer E. Dietrich was crossing Route 873....
| Feb 16, 2015
| 3:56 PM
For some, heart disease rears its ugly head with sudden, disabling pain.
For others, it is hidden, building slowly, often causing a person to ignore the symptoms or dismiss them as something less serious like heartburn or general fatigue.
| Feb 14, 2015
| 2:26 PM
A 26-year-old man was blasted with a shotgun Saturday in downtown Allentown, about two blocks from Central Catholic High School.
Allentown police Capt. Gail Struss said the man was shot in the arm about 4:25 p.m. in the 500 block of North Elliger...
| Feb 12, 2015
| 1:20 PM
Robert Holton remembers vividly when he became an artist. It was a spring day in April 2003, after his wife died of cancer.
He had a poster-sized picture of her left over from the funeral ceremony sitting on a table in his house. Angry and frustrated...
| Feb 11, 2015
| 5:23 PM
With temperatures plummeting into the single digits in the Lehigh Valley and more bitter cold on the way, those most in need just got some help.
The Allentown Rescue Mission, 355 W. Hamilton St., recently received 725 pounds of military-style cold-...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 12:50 PM
An Allentown man allegedly shook a crying 2-month-old girl last month, causing possible permanent injuries, according to court records.
Eduardo Mahones, 23, of the 1700 block of South Church Street, was charged with aggravated assault, simple assault and...
| Feb 10, 2015
The Lehigh County coroner's office on Monday asked the public's help to find relatives of an Easton woman who died last week.
Marjorie Bratkovics, 64, of the 400 block of Washington Street, died Feb. 2 at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest of natural...
| Feb 9, 2015
| 3:35 PM
The Lehigh County coroner's office is looking for the next of kin of an Easton woman who died last week at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest.
Marjorie Bratkovics, 64, of the 400 block of Washington Street, died at 4:35 p.m. Feb. 2 of natural causes,...
| Feb 9, 2015
| 4:21 PM
More than 140 people in 14 states, including Pennsylvania, have contracted measles so far this year, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
In 2014, 644 people in the United States were reported as having measles, the greatest...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 3:27 PM
I recently spent 18 days (my entire Christmas season) in Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest. I finally got to go home New Year's Day.
I want to say a heartfelt "thank you" to all the doctors, nurses, technicians and housekeeping staff who were so very...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 8:06 AM
A pickup that struck a Coplay woman on Jan. 20 may have had the word "Ehrlich" on the driver's side door, according to state police.
Jennifer E. Dietrich, 42, of Coplay, remains in critical condition at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest, state police...