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The region’s Catholic schools saw increased demand during COVID-19. Half the schools even had waiting lists. Read more
Ten new electrical vehicle charging stations are ready to use and are located among Bethlehem’s parking lots and garages. Read more
Some people in the LGBTQ community have had questions about whether it’s safe for them to get the COVID-19 vaccine, even if they are on Read more
Gov. Tom Wolf wants Pennsylvania to join a nationwide program that aims to curb pollution generated by power plants. Read more
A freshman Philadelphia Democrat has set off a firestorm in Harrisburg by proposing a bill that would establish new mandatory minimum sentences — an approach Read more
Allentown police shot and wounded a man who they say repeatedly fired a handgun among a crowd of people then ignored an officer’s commands to Read more
Heading into summer, municipalities throughout the region faced a lifeguard shortage. Read more
The Lehigh Valley’s high school graduation season is in full swing. And the class of 2021 is bidding goodbye to their masks and a challenging Read more
As the pandemic battered healthcare workers on the frontline, a group of retired nurses from Lehigh Valley Health Network jumped in to lend a hand. Read more
Allentown's Democratic mayoral primary pitted the incumbent and two council members against a political newcomer. The newcomer came out on top leaving the other three Read more
The South Side Film Festival is returning to Bethlehem for a 17th year. Read more
More than $1 million is coming to the City of Allentown from the Pennsylvania Department of Health. Nearly half that money will be spent on Read more
Jacobsburg State Park in Nazareth is home to the only remaining old-growth forest in the Lehigh Valley. Read more
Blood supplies across the Lehigh Valley are at critically low levels and donations are urgently needed to help sick patients. Read more
State House Republicans are pushing a new proposal that makes significant changes to the commonwealth’s election law. Read more
The Republican-controlled Pennsylvania Senate voted June 10 to end Gov. Tom Wolf’s COVID-19 disaster declaration. The resolution passed the house on June 8, and now Read more
Summer concerts were cancelled last year due to COVID but now some of Allentown's “big bands” have returned. Read more
It’s been a somewhat rocky launch of the state’s new unemployment system launched on June 8. Read more
Several non-profits are throwing a festival on June 11 in Allentown as a chance to celebrate the warmer weather and easing of COVID restrictions. Read more
These days, people who sneeze and wheeze a lot during allergy season in the spring and fall are likely to suffer about 20 days longer Read more

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