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RBI event becomes 'full-blown block party'

A Major League Baseball event in Allentown, Pa., began with a simple conversation and the hope of giving out 25 bat-and-ball sets to families in the area. It turned into something more. Major League Baseball, in support of the Lehigh Valley Reviving Baseball in Inner Cities (RBI) program, hosted a...
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Child hit by pickup truck in Hazleton

HAZLETON, Pa. — Police in Hazleton are searching for the driver who hit a young boy on a bicycle then took off. Investigators say a white pickup truck with an extended cab hit the child along Poplar Street just after 9 p.m. on Saturday. The boy was taken to the...
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Allentown police investigating shooting that injured 37-year-old man

Allentown police are investigating a shooting late Saturday night that wounded a 37-year-old man. Police and emergency medical services personnel were dispatched at 11:53 p.m. to the 300 block of North 16th Street for a report of a shooting. There, officers found the man, of Allentown, had sustained a non-life-threatening gunshot wound to his body. He was transported via ambulance to an area ...
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1 hurt in Allentown shooting, cops say

A 37-year-old man was hurt Saturday evening following a shooting in Allentown, city police said. Officers arrived at 11:53 p.m. to the 300 block of North 16th Street following a report of shots fired. There, they found the man with a non life-threatening gunshot wound, police said. Officers rendered emergency...
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Shooting in Allentown sends one person to the hospital

ALLENTOWN, Pa. - Allentown police are investigating a shooting that sent one person to the hospital. It happened Saturday at approximately 11:53 p.m. in the 300 Block of North 16th Street. Officers at the scene say when they arrived they found a 37-year-old man with a non-life threatening gunshot wound...

Hit and run under investigation by Hazleton Police

Hazleton, Luzerne County (WOLF) — A boy was struck by a vehicle while riding his bike during a hit in run in Hazelton. The driver fled the scene after the accident driving south on Poplar Street. Police say the vehicle is is a possibly white in color pick up truck...

Hill climb kicks off in Carbon County

WEATHERLY, Pa. — This past year has been an uphill climb for all of us, and in Weatherly this weekend, there was a celebration of the horsepower that got us to the other side. "There's just so many spectators and people who get excited about the cars. It's just a...