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Fentanyl Trafficking Network Dismantled In Pre-Dawn NJ Bust: Prosecutor

A fentanyl trafficking network was dismantled by authorities who seized nearly a quarter-pound of the highly-lethal drug, two handguns and several thousand dollars in suspected drug money, the Union County Prosecutor's Office announced. The three-month investigation concluded before dawn on June 20 with the execution of search warrants across Phillipsburg,...
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Allentown man arrested on drug charges following search warrant

ALLENTOWN, Pa. - A man is arrested on drug charges after a search warrant in Allentown. Police say the search warrant was executed on Wednesday at 5 p.m. in the 1000 block of South Front Street. Dale Curtis Morris, 42 was arrested and charged with possession with intent to deliver,...
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Man charged with homicide in death of 2-year-old in Wilson

WILSON, Pa. - A Montgomery County man is facing homicide charges in the death of a toddler. James Wyant, 36, of Pennsburg, is behind bars after a grand jury determined he was responsible for beating the 2-year-old boy and ultimately causing his death last summer, according to the grand jury report.

Independence Day quiz: Was Allentown’s founder a patriot or a loyalist?

Most of us mark the Fourth of July by having cookouts, watching fireworks catching a ballgame or spending a day at the beach. But don’t forget the reason for the holiday, to commemorate America’s declaration of independence from Britain. Can you pass this quiz about Independence Day, patriotism and the history of our fight for freedom? Answers are at the bottom. 1. Who is the only U.S. ...
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Fans take to field for Great American Blast at Coca-Cola Park

ALLENTOWN, Pa. – From bounce houses to fireworks, Fourth of July weekend was in full swing at the Great American Blast inside Allentown's Coca-Cola Park on Saturday. "Anytime we get a chance, we come out here," said Emmanuel Hernandez of Wilson. Hernandez and his son Brayden usually spend Independence...

Kingwood Township Park Playground in Frenchtown NJ

Kingwood Township Park Playground in Frenchtown NJ is one of those playgrounds that has undergone major renovations in the last few years. We initially visited in 2015 and were pleasantly surprised when our July 1, 2022 visit resulted in us seeing all the new equipment. Take a look and plan a visit with the kids.

New Lehigh Valley brewery, with impressive waterfront set-up, to debut indoor tasting room

A new Lehigh Valley brewery is celebrating more than America’s independence from Great Britain this weekend. Rising River Brewing, at 1955 Willow Lane in the East Texas section of Lower Macungie Township, also is celebrating its soon-to-be independence from an outdoor tent, which has served as its temporary tasting room for the past six months. The brewery’s indoor facility passed its final ...
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Allentown police save man after he jumps in canal to flee them

ALLENTOWN, Pa. - A man jumped in the water to run away from police in Allentown, but then needed the officers to save him from drowning. Allentown officers spotted an unoccupied car in Canal Park around 1 a.m. Friday, said Allentown police in a news release. A man and woman...
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Tyus Jones gets what he deserves, sort of

Some would say 2015 Duke basketball national champ Tyus Jones, the No. 24 overall pick at that year's draft following his one year in Durham, has earned the right to be a full-time starter in the NBA. The 26-year-old executed admirably in the Memphis Grizzlies starting lineup for 26 games...


Screening of new wine documentary to be paired with wine tasting in the. BETHLEHEM, Pa. – ArtsQuest, in partnership with Juniper & Grain’s Jay Nee, are delighted to host a relaxing afternoon of wine and film in the Frank Banko Alehouse Cinema (FBAC) on Sat., July 23, 2022 at 12 p.m. Guests are invited to indulge in three varieties of organic wine while enjoying a screening of the new documentary Living Wine. Tickets are $22.50 for ArtsQuest Members or $25 for general admission and available to purchase at the ArtsQuest Center Box Office or at Tickets for seniors and under 25 are $23 when purchased at the box office. For more exclusive ticket access and advance purchase opportunities, become an ArtsQuest Circle donor today.

8 DAYS A WEEK: Your look at Valley Arts

Fourth of July, Allentown: Start the week with July 4th celebrations. The celebrations and events are numerous in the Lehigh Valley. In Allentown, the Fourth of July Celebration is 5 - 10 p.m. July 4 at J. Birney Crum Stadium, with free entrance to performances and fireworks. The event is a “Red, White, and Blue” day of family fun with live music, entertainment and food. There will be patriotic items given away at gate entrances. The night is capped by a fireworks display scheduled at 9:20 p.m. And, if you find the right vantage point, you can also see the fireworks show scheduled at 9 p.m. at Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom. South Whitehall Township (above). Information: