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  • Short bridge, lengthy inconvenience on Albert Street, Allentown

    Q: I live on the south side of Allentown. I believe it was a year ago when the bridge on Albert Street after the Chapel Avenue split was closed. I was wondering if there were any plans to reopen the bridge any time soon. Albert Street is a handy shortcut to Susquehanna Street, and allows you to avoid traffic and pedestrian issues at Roosevelt Elementary School at dismissal time.
  • Are tow trucks out of control?

    Are tow trucks out of control?
    Q: Regarding your past columns on towing charges, I once filed an unsuccessful civil case contesting a towing bill, and still wonder why I didn't prevail. Unlike your Kmart stories in which 'parking for customers only' signs were clearly posted, my car...

    Air bags drive change in proper position of hands on steering wheel

    Q: My son, currently taking a driver's ed class in high school, tells me that recommendations have changed (because of air bags) for where to place hands on the steering wheel, and also how far back to adjust the seat (he maintains as far back as...

    Health risks for police using radar guns?

    Q: Your recent column on local police being prohibited from using radar for speed monitoring was interesting and brought another aspect of that subject to mind. Years ago an area woman established a scholarship fund for children of state police in...

    Concrete island at new Whitehall intersection cuts turn lane short

    Q: Why in the new construction did they make the concrete island so long on northbound MacArthur Road approaching Mechanicsville Road? If it were smaller, more cars could stage farther back in the left-turn lane for Mechanicsville and not be blocking...