| Oct 31, 2012
| 7:35 AM
The local impact of Hurricane Sandy became more catastrophic for the Lehigh Valley with the deaths of two more people, bringing the region's death toll to four as of Wednesday morning.
A Lower Macungie Township woman died from the fumes from a portable...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 7:02 PM
The Lehigh Valley impact of Hurricane Sandy intensified Wednesday with the reports of two more storm-related deaths.
Also on Wednesday, 41,000 of the region's homes and businesses that lost power in the storm had electricity restored. But about 160,000...
| May 3, 2012
| 2:20 PM
Q: Regarding your search for 'pure' gasoline without ethanol, I've seen ads indicating that it's offered at the Amerigreen station on Main Street in Kutztown. According to the 'Gas Buddy' app on my smartphone, their regular is $3.999 per gallon [on...
| May 8, 2012
| 3:37 PM
The Berks County DA charges a New Jersey man, Michael Morrone, of Marlton, with 3rd degree murder following the death of former Kutztown University student, 23 year old Christine McGhee, of Warminster, Bucks County.
Marrone is already serving a 5 to 20...
| May 13, 2012
| 1:05 AM
No. 16 Augustana College clinched a berth to the national tournament with a 10-2 victory in five innings over Concordia-St. Paul in game two of the super regional on Saturday. Augustana won game one on Friday 9-3.
The last time Augustana was at the...
| May 20, 2012
| 10:19 PM
Mel Riddick isn't sure what is going to happen with the athletic director position at Dieruff High School but he has served the school on an interim basis for more than a month now and has done well with a tough situation in the aftermath of the...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 1:01 PM
The Lehigh Valley's recovery from superstorm Sandy seemed to be proceeding slowly but surely on Wednesday, with streets coming to life and the area's electric utilities saying most power would be restored by the end of the weekend.
But the return to...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 7:39 PM
Q: Can you get any updated information regarding the bridge replacement on Spring Creek Road in Lower Macungie? I was wondering if they have modified the anticipated completion date. Also, after walking over and looking at the site, I am curious about all...
| Aug 25, 2012
| 6:36 PM
Friday's letter to the editor could not have come from a more qualified source.
Dr. Stephen Purcell of Upper Macungie Township is a physician at Advanced Dermatology Associates, based in Allentown with branch or satellite offices in Bethlehem, Kutztown...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 12:35 AM
Pennsylvania's delegates, politicians, businesses, GOP faithful, and press -- totaling about 500 from the state -- arrived in Tampa for a weeklong pep rally. And while they're here, braving the elements, attending lavish parties, and meeting Republican A-...
| Sep 1, 2012
| 4:43 PM
They came here for our votes, and left us their dirty coffee cups, empty beer glasses and even locks of hair. First on horseback, then by train and by Air Force One, 24 presidents have visited the Lehigh Valley, not to mention vice presidents,...