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PENNSYLVANIA ELECTION BITTERNESS ON FULL DISPLAY AS LAWMAKERS BEGIN DEEP DIVE INTO HOW PROCESS WORKS

The bitter divide in perceptions of Pennsylvania's 2020 election was glaringly obvious Thursday as state lawmakers began an in-depth...

LVHN'S FIRST COVID-19 VACCINE CLINIC AT DORNEY PARK FULLY BOOKED WITHIN 24 HOURS

Lehigh Valley Health Network's first vaccine clinic at Dorney Park fully booked within 24 hours.

 
 
 

EAGLES TO HIRE NICK SIRIANNI AS NEXT HEAD COACH

Eagles choose Nick Sirianni as head coach.

POLICE INVESTIGATE SHOTS FIRED INTO DEMOCRATIC PARTY OFFICE IN NORRISTOWN

Police are investigating after gunshots were apparently fired through the front window of a Democratic Party office in a suburban Philadelphia...

 
 
 

ONE-TIME TRUMP CASINO IN ATLANTIC CITY TO BE IMPLODED ON ASH WEDNESDAY. CHARITY AUCTION PLANNED

Mayor Marty Small on Thursday announced the new date for the destruction of the former Trump Plaza casino, which had been pushed back...

IT TAKES A MINUTE AND CAN COST YOU $1,000: LEHIGH VALLEY SEEING WAVE OF CATALYTIC CONVERTER THEFTS

Catalytic converter thefts are on the rise around the Lehigh Valley, with both police and mechanics taking notice.

 
 
 

CENTRAL CATHOLIC FOOTBALL STANDOUT CHRISTIAN SPUGNARDI COMMITS TO BUCKNELL

Christian Spugnardi was a two-way standout for the District 11 4A champion Vikings

‘GOING ONCE, GOING TWICE': AT ONLINE AUCTION, SMALL-SCALE ROADSIDE AMERICA MEMORABILIA FETCHING BIG BUCKS

Roadside America, a famed Shartelsville, Pa., attraction billed as the “World's Greatest Indoor Miniature Village,” is permanently...

 
 
 

30-YEAR-OLD FATHER OF TWO BECOMES FIRST LEHIGH COUNTY CORRECTIONS OFFICER TO DIE FROM CORONAVIRUS COMPLICATIONS, UNION SAYS

30-year-old father of two becomes first Lehigh County corrections officer to die from coronavirus, union says

EAGLES COACHING SEARCH UPDATE: DUCE STALEY KEEPS GAINING TRACTION

Eagles coaching search keeps pointing back to Duce Staley.

 
 
 

‘FAIR PRICES AND OPTIONS FOR EVERYONE': FAMILY OPENS ‘NEW SCHNECKSVILLE DINER,' FEATURING ALL-DAY BREAKFAST, HOMESTYLE PLATTERS AND MORE

The New Schnecksville Diner, serving homestyle favorites such as baked meatloaf, chicken croquettes and sausage gravy over biscuits,...

NEARLY 70,000 CHICKENS PERISH IN FIRE AT BERKS COUNTY FARM

Nearly 70,000 chickens have perished as fire swept through several buildings at a Berks County farm

 
 
 

PENNSYLVANIA WOMAN ACCUSED OF HELPING STEAL PELOSI LAPTOP DUE IN COURT, FEDS SAY CHARGES BEING PREPARED

A federal prosecutor says Riley June Williams, accused of trespassing at the U.S. Capitol during the Jan. 6 riot by supporters of President...

SOUTH WHITEHALL APPROVES COVID-19 RELIEF MONEY FOR SMALL BUSINESSES, AFTER ‘PARALYSIS BY ANALYSIS' FOR SEVERAL MONTHS

South Whitehall commissioners narrowly approved a $115,000 COVID-19 relief program for township small businesses Wednesday night, after...

 
 
 

ALLENTOWN CITY COUNCIL CONFIRMS LONG-DELAYED NIZ AUTHORITY NOMINEES, BUT BATTLE OVER FUTURE APPOINTMENTS BEGINS

An Allentown City Council hearing Wednesday rehashed old debates over the purpose and governance of the authority overseeing the Neighborhood...

WEDNESDAY'S LEHIGH VALLEY VARSITY RESULTS AND THURSDAY'S SCHEDULE

Here is a roundup of Wednesday's Lehigh Valley high school results and Thursday's schedule.

 
 
 

NORTHAMPTON'S PATRICK SNOKE, BLAISE WAGNER LEAD DOMINANT SHOWING AGAINST LIBERTY IN TEAMS' EPC OPENER

Northampton wrestling, led by first-year senior starters Patrick Snoke, Blaise Wagner, shut out Liberty

GIRL, 9, DIES AFTER BEING SHOT IN HEAD IN PHILADELPHIA HOME

Authorities say a 9-year-old girl shot in the head in a north Philadelphia home has died.

 
 
 

‘IT'S ALMOST MIND-BLOWING TO THINK THAT THIS KID WHO USED TO RUN IN AND OUT OF OUR HOUSE IS NOW PRESIDENT': SCRANTON FRIENDS REACT AS A NATIVE SON IS INAUGURATED

Many of Joe Biden's friends and supporters from his childhood home in Scranton watched from home or work as he was sworn in as president.

ALLENTOWN, EASTON, OTHER WEIS MARKET PHARMACY LOCATIONS TO START OFFERING COVID VACCINES THURSDAY

Thursday is the first day of Covid vaccinations for priority groups at Weis Market pharmacy locations in Allentown, Easton and 53 other...

 
 
 



Randy Parton, the country singer and Dolly Parton's younger brother, has...

Randy Parton, the country singer and Dolly Parton's younger brother, has died after a battle with cancer

Country music singer Randy Parton, brother to Dolly Parton, has died after a battle with cancer. Read more ...

Who is Nick Sirianni? Meet the Eagles' new head coach, an ideal replacement...

Who is Nick Sirianni? Meet the Eagles' new head coach, an ideal replacement for Doug Pederson

The former Colts offensive coordinator may not have seemed like an obvious hire, but there are many reasons to think he's an ideal hire fit to replace Doug Pederson in... Read more ...

Biden revokes Trump report promoting 'patriotic education'

Biden revokes Trump report promoting 'patriotic education'

President Joe Biden has revoked a recent Trump administration report that aimed to promote “patriotic education” in schools but that historians rejected as political propaganda. Read more ...

Pa. woman accused of helping steal Pelosi laptop freed from jail

Pa. woman accused of helping steal Pelosi laptop freed from jail

An FBI agent said the woman was recorded on closed-circuit cameras in the Capitol going into and coming out of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's office. Read more ...

President Biden puts forth virus strategy, requires mask use to travel

President Biden puts forth virus strategy, requires mask use to travel

On his second day in office, President Joe Biden is putting forth a national COVID-19 strategy to ramp up vaccinations and testing, reopen schools and businesses and increase... Read more ...

Here's a look at President Joe Biden's schedule for his first full day in office

Here's a look at President Joe Biden's schedule for his first full day in office

President Joe Biden's first full day in office Thursday will include an intelligence briefing and a meeting with his administration's COVID-19 team. Read more ...

Twin suicide bombings rock central Baghdad, at least 28 dead

Twin suicide bombings rock central Baghdad, at least 28 dead

BAGHDAD - Twin suicide bombings ripped through a busy market in the Iraqi capital Thursday, killing at least 28 people and wounding 73 others, officials said. The rare suicide... Read more ...

Judge: Amazon Doesn't Have to Restore Parler Now

Judge: Amazon Doesn't Have to Restore Parler Now

Amazon won't be forced to immediately restore web service to Parler after a federal judge ruled Thursday. The court was considering a plea to reinstate the fast-growing social... Read more ...

Report: Former Packers GM Ted Thompson dies

Report: Former Packers GM Ted Thompson dies

Former Green Bay Packers general manager Ted Thompson reportedly died Wednesday night, according to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Read more ...

Facebook Asks Oversight Board Whether Trump's Account Should Be Restored Now

Facebook Asks Oversight Board Whether Trump's Account Should Be Restored Now

The social network referred its decision to revoke the former president's posting privileges to its Oversight Board, an independent panel of experts. (Image credit: Josh... Read more ...