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A celebration will be held Saturday to honor two of Palmerton’s Special Olympics Athletes.

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By RONALD BLUM

AP Baseball Writer

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A 54-year-old Slatington man was killed Tuesday when his motorcycle crashed near the entrance to Victory Park in Washington Township....

Who do you want to be?

It’s a question everyone ponders at some point, usually early on in their life....

A pair of emergency responders were honored by Shoemaker-Haydt American Legion Post 314, Lehighton, during a banquet Monday night.

Donald...

Weatherly Borough will end its recycling program because officials can’t find a contractor to run it.

The borough’s contract with...

 

A Jim Thorpe church has filed a lawsuit against the borough for allowing a proposed three-story office building and...



Police Logs

State police at Fogelsville reported on the following incidents:

• Repeated calls to false fire alarms at the FedEx supply-chain...

A Slatington driver was involved in a crash on Monday at 7:43 a.m. at the intersection of Hamilton Boulevard and...

Several hundred thousand dollars in damages resulted from a fire that officials believed was the work of an arsonist in...

 

A Summit Hill man faces dozens of child pornography charges after the Pennsylvania Attorney General’s Office found that he...

A Slatington driver was cited with several offenses after he crashed his vehicle into a bridge railing and then left...



Sports

 

By RONALD BLUM

AP Baseball Writer

A person familiar with the negotiations tells The Associated Press that Mike Trout...

The Tamaqua Blue Waves had numerous winners at the annual Anthracite Swim League Championships.

The Tamaqua 8-and-under girls dominated their...

The Jim Thorpe boys’ tennis team fell in its season opener to Northampton on Monday.

BOYS TENNIS

JT-Northampton

Northampton won...

Zachary Boyer of Marian will continue his academic and football career at The Catholic University of America in Washington D.C....

Marian’s Jacob McLaughlin will be continuing his academic and football career at Moravian College.

The three-year varsity player for the...



Arts & Lifestyle

St. Luke’s University Hospital will host a diabetes support group that will meet every other month starting April 23.

Sessions...

Lehigh Carbon Community College will host a transfer fair this semester for students, alumni and the public from 10 a.m....

Broken bones from falls while dog walking are on the rise among older U.S. adults and hip fractures are among...

Dr. Temple Grandin, professor of animal science at Colorado State University, and designer of livestock handling facilities, will be the...

Volunteers throughout Pennsylvania are teaming up with the American Battlefield Trust to aid in the maintenance and restoration of five...



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Nation & World

 

Over the past 20 years, Americans have been twice as likely to sweat through record-breaking heat rather than shiver...

Pennsylvania State Police acted recklessly when troopers used a bulldozer to pursue a Grateful Dead fan caught growing marijuana on...

EBENSBURG — A former Pennsylvania pediatrician was sentenced Monday to at least 79 years in prison for sexually assaulting 31...

UTRECHT, Netherlands (AP) — A gunman killed three people and wounded five on a tram in the Dutch city of...

 

A few months after teen shooters killed 12 classmates at Columbine High School, Coni Sanders was standing in line...



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