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OVERDOSE DEATHS, SUICIDES WOULD GET SCRUTINY FROM ‘REVIEW TEAMS' UNDER REP. SCHLOSSBERG BILL THAT ADVANCES IN HOUSE

Two types of tragic deaths - overdoses and suicides - would be investigated by government-sanctioned review teams under a bill that...

THE ACLU IS SUING MONTGOMERY COUNTY, SAYING THE COUNTY HAS BEEN ILLEGALLY JAILING PEOPLE WITHOUT HEARINGS

The civil-rights organization says the county's practice of jailing people accused of probation violations without a hearing is illegal,...

 
 
 

DISTRICT 11 ANNOUNCES FOOTBALL PLAYOFF SCHEDULE

District 11 announces football playoff schedule. Several games moved to Saturdays because of officials' shortage.

THE POLICE WHO KILLED AN 8-YEAR-OLD GIRL AT A DELAWARE COUNTY FOOTBALL GAME ACTED WITH RECKLESSNESS, HER FAMILY SAYS IN LAWSUIT

The lawsuit, filed Tuesday, accuses the borough and the officers of excessive force and improper training.

 
 
 

PENNSYLVANIA GOV. WOLF, SENATE DEMOCRATS ATTACK REPUBLICAN-BACKED BILL TO ALLOW OPEN OR CONCEALED CARRYING OF FIREARMS

Gov. Tom Wolf and leading Senate Democrats on Tuesday - one day short of the third anniversary of the horrific Tree of Life murders...

TOP MUSIC NEWS: PRINCE HONOR, ED SHEERAN COVID UPDATE, AND THE WAR ON DRUGS' ALBUM

British pop star Ed Sheeran said Sunday he has tested positive for COVID-19 and will do interviews and performances from his house...

 
 
 

HERE'S HOW MANY GOOD SHEPHERD EMPLOYEES COMPLIED WITH THE HEALTH NETWORK'S VACCINE MANDATE

Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network's 1,234 employees complied with its COVID-19 vaccine mandate network officials said.

‘HE SCREWED UP MY LIFE': MORE THAN 300 SURVIVORS OF ‘KIDS FOR CASH' SCANDAL TELL HORROR STORIES IN CIVIL CASE AGAINST JUDGES IN LUZERNE COUNTY

Victims of the "Kids for Cash" scandal in Luzerne County told horror stories of what happened to them after being sentenced and sent...

 
 
 

PENNSYLVANIA STATE FOOTBALL RANKINGS: PARKLAND, NORTHWESTERN LEHIGH AND NOTRE DAME CARRY THE BANNER FOR THE LEHIGH VALLEY

Parkland, Northwestern Lehigh and Note Dame-Green Pond all continue to be top-10 teams in the latest Pennsylvania high school football...

FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR LEHIGH VALLEY; A SECOND STORM LATER THIS WEEK COULD SOAK THE REGION AGAIN

A flash flood watch remains in effect for the Lehigh Valley on Tuesday as our first nor'easter of the season continues to move through...

 
 
 

EASTON'S NEWEST RESTAURANT SERVING UP PAN-AFRICAN CUISINE, INCLUDING KENYAN, NIGERIAN AND SENEGALESE SPECIALTIES

A new restaurant has brought jollof rice, lamb dibi and other popular African dishes to downtown Easton.

WOMAN WHO WAS DRINKING TO OBSERVE ANNIVERSARY OF MOTHER'S DEATH SENTENCED TO LONG PRISON TERM FOR FATAL ALLENTOWN CRASH

Amanda Ritter, 31, of Allentown, was sentenced Monday to 17-36 years in state prison for a drunken driving crash that killed Yasmine...

 
 
 

POLICE HUNT DRIVER THEY SAY WAS HIGH ON COCAINE, METH WHEN HE HIT AND KILLED A BICYCLIST IN MAY IN WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP

An arrest warrant has been issued for Malcolm Nugent, 32, of Phillipsburg, New Jersey, who's charged with driving under the influence...

DISTRICT 11 FOOTBALL PLAYOFF SCENARIOS ENTERING WEEK 10 ARE MANY

District 11 football playoff scenarios entering Week 10 are many, especially in Classes 4A and 6A.

 
 
 

PENNSYLVANIA LAWMAKERS GET STARTED ON BILLS RESTRICTING LOBBYISTS

Pennsylvania's state House of Representatives on Monday began advancing a package of bills aimed at lobbyist influence, including limiting...

‘WE'RE BRINGING THIS LANDMARK BACK TO ITS GLORY DAYS': BROTHERS BREATHING NEW LIFE INTO FORMER HI-WAY FAMILY RESTAURANT IN LAURYS STATION

Two brothers are breathing new life into a landmark dining spot in Lehigh County.

 
 
 

BETHLEHEM'S VALLEY FARM MARKET SOLD TO SCRANTON GROCER

A 50-year Lehigh Valley family-run grocery store owner is selling to another family.

PENNSYLVANIA CORONAVIRUS UPDATE: 10,412 WEEKEND CASES ADDED; 60% OF PENNSYLVANIANS FULLY VACCINATED

54 of Pennsylvania's 67 counties contributed to the continuing rate decline as 10,412 cases tallied over weekend. Full vaccinations...

 
 
 

PANEL CERTIFIES CENSUS DATA THAT WOULD SHIFT PRISONERS TO HOME DISTRICTS FOR STATE ELECTION MAPS

Pennsylvania panel certifies census data that will shift 27,000 prisoners to their home districts for state legislative elections.

ALLENTOWN BOMB SQUAD DISPATCHED TO INCIDENT IN NORTH CATASAUQUA

Allentown's bomb squad has been called to Catasauqua after a reported incident near American and Locust streets.

 
 
 



Aaron Rodgers start 'em or sit 'em Week 8 fantasy football: Should you play...

Aaron Rodgers start 'em or sit 'em Week 8 fantasy football: Should you play the Packers QB on Thursday night?

With Davante Adams and Allen Lazard out due to COVID protocols and a tough matchup against the Cardinals on Thursday night, Aaron Rodgers is squarely on the start 'em, sit 'em... Read more ...

World Series 2021 Live Stream: Where To Watch Braves vs. Astros Game 2 Live

World Series 2021 Live Stream: Where To Watch Braves vs. Astros Game 2 Live

Can Atlanta take a 2-0 lead? Read more ...

Nuclear arms race ‘stupid,' Beijing will make sure it can destroy US just...

Nuclear arms race ‘stupid,' Beijing will make sure it can destroy US just ‘ONCE' - Chinese media boss

Matching the number of nuclear weapons with Washington is a fool's errand, when all it takes for a successful deterrent is having enough to obliterate the US once, said the... Read more ...

'Animalism': Blackhawks scandal raises culture questions

'Animalism': Blackhawks scandal raises culture questions

CHICAGO - For three weeks in 2010, they did nothing. That's how long it took for the leadership of the Chicago Blackhawks to act on allegations that an assistant coach sexually... Read more ...

Jack Conklin says he's healthy and ready to roll

It remains to be seen if quarterback Baker Mayfield will be back in the Browns lineup for Sunday's game against the Steelers, but it looks like he'll have Jack Conklin... Read more ...

Witness testifies he rode with Hammond man to take woman's body to forest...

“Did you kill Buchanan,” Deputy Prosecuting Attorney Infinity Westberg asked witness Kevin Thomas near the end of her questioning. “As far as I know, James did,” Thomas said... Read more ...

Ex-Washington Star Bruce Smith Builds Quarterback Graveyard

Hall of Famer Bruce Smith followed Cleveland Browns Myles Garretts lead and built a graveyard with tombstones for the QBs he sacked over his NFL career. Read more ...

BLM demands resignation of white sheriff charged with lying about Black news...

A Black Lives Matter chapter in Washington is demanding that a white county sheriff resign after he accused a Black news carrier of threatening to kill him Read more ...

More than 90,000 names submitted by the public to replace Fort Bragg

More than 90,000 names submitted by the public to replace Fort Bragg

More than 90,000 people have submitted an idea for a name change for Fort Bragg to the federal government after U.S. Congress ordered that several military installations named... Read more ...

Islam Makhachev: UFC 267 finish of Dan Hooker sets up title shot 'very soon'

Islam Makhachev: UFC 267 finish of Dan Hooker sets up title shot 'very soon'

Islam Makhachev thinks he'll be knocking on the door of a lightweight title shot if he can impressively beat Dan Hooker at UFC 267 . Makhachev has proven to be a growing force... Read more ...