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This fall, the pandemic’s kindergarteners entered first grade. For some students, this marked a milestone: their first time attending school in person. Read more
Almost two months after being sworn in as a member of the Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS, Adrian Shanker, executive director of the Bradbury-Sullivan LGBT Read more
Lehigh Valley International Airport is considering adding new direct flights to Puerto Rico.  Read more
Pennsylvania health officials on Tuesday ordered COVID-19 vaccine providers to spin up operations ahead of an expected federal booster shot approval. Read more
The five-member panel in charge of state legislative redistricting says several thousand state prisoners should be counted in the districts where they're imprisoned. Read more
When the glaciers retreated 13,000 years ago from northwestern Pennsylvania, eight natural lakes were left in their wake. The ones that have become popular, like Read more
A delta variant COVID-19 outbreak at the Northampton County Prison is raising questions about vaccine mandates.  Read more
Candidates are using these last few weeks before November’s municipal election to reach as many voters as possible. But campaigning for judicial races, like Lehigh Read more
State stores across Pennsylvania are limiting some liquor purchases to two bottles per day.   Read more
State election officials say many counties are having a difficult time attracting poll workers for upcoming elections. Read more
Gov. Tom Wolf is creating an advisory panel to help review new Congressional district maps for the state. Read more
President Biden will deliver his first address to the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday. He's expected to touch on the issues of the COVID-19 Read more
As of Sept. 17, nearly half the holding areas in the Northampton County Prison were in quarantine due to what officials are calling a “delta Read more
The Lehigh County Sheriff’s Office recently received accreditation from The Pennsylvania Chiefs of Police Association.  Read more
The past year and a half has been traumatic for many people, including children. Many are starting the school year once again under the cloud Read more
As Pennsylvania Republicans have taken steps toward an unprecedented review of the 2020 presidential election and 2021 primary, election and data security experts say their Read more
A new study from Penn State shows Pennsylvania could avoid billions of dollars in health damages by joining a regional cap and trade program targeting Read more
The kickoff event of Hispanic Heritage month took place this Wednesday in Southside Bethlehem. Read more
State officials are encouraging non-English speaking residents, even those who are not U.S. citizens, to apply for emergency rental assistance funding. Read more
If you’re looking for something to do this weekend, the third annual International Festival is happening 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday in the Allentown Read more

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