| Jan 24, 2015
| 1:56 PM
When an ambulance brought Jessica Hoffman — 34 weeks pregnant and complaining of severe abdominal pain — to Lehigh Valley Hospital, her situation was dire.
Rushed into an operating room for an emergency Caesarean section, she delivered a 4-...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 12:36 PM
An Allentown man was stabbed in the chest early Sunday in his North Sixth Street apartment, according to court records.
Tyreek Owens walked into police headquarters in the 400 block of Hamilton Street about 3:19 a.m., police said. Before he was taken...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 8:02 PM
When Eugenio Hernandez-Andino walked into the Washington Barber Shop in Allentown, he recognized the man sitting in the first chair.
Jose Reyes-Espinosa, the man in the chair, was talking on his cellphone. He looked up and said, "The big dummy's here...
| Jan 25, 2015
| 5:38 PM
Two people were hurt Friday evening in a two-vehicle crash on Airport Road in Hanover Township, state police at Bethlehem said.
Shirley A. Peddigree, 42, and Daniel Peterson, 68, both of Northampton and both passengers in one of the vehicles, were...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 8:29 PM
Customer after customer arrived Friday morning at the Washington Barber Shop on Hamilton Street looking for a fresh haircut before the start of the weekend.
Some of them knew about the fatal stabbing in the Allentown shop a day earlier, others learned...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 7:59 PM
A man was stabbed to death Thursday afternoon in a barbershop on Hamilton Street in Allentown, authorities said.
The man was stabbed about 3:30 p.m. in the Washington Barber Shop at 1129 Hamilton St., Lehigh County Coroner Scott Grim said. He was taken...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 12:53 PM
A Breinigsville woman was injured Sunday morning when an oncoming tractor-trailer jackknifed and crashed into her vehicle on an icy road in Upper Macungie, police said.
Kyong Toczek, 62, was going west in the 7300 block of Tilghman Street at 10 a.m....
| Jan 21, 2015
| 7:23 PM
The woman who died Friday night when a train hit her car at a Macungie railroad crossing was a nurse practitioner who worked with heart patients and taught nursing students.
Carol J. (Reinert) Midei, 64, of Macungie worked 10 years at Ephrata Community...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 4:56 PM
The Coplay woman hit by a vehicle in North Whitehall Township on Tuesday night was in critical condition 24 hours later at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest, a hospital spokeswoman said.
State police at Bethlehem continued their search Wednesday for a...
| Jan 18, 2015
| 5:11 PM
The flu's rampage through the Lehigh Valley has entered its fourth week with little sign of abating any time soon.
"We're probably going to see a fair amount of flu for the next few weeks," warned Dr. Jeffrey Jahre, St. Luke's University Health Network'...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 6:15 PM
Allen Wolfe stumbled to the floor. He tried to get up but couldn't. He couldn't see out of his right eye or move the right side of his body. He tried to tell his wife but couldn't get her to understand.
"I knew what I was saying but all that was...