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PENNSYLVANIA CORONAVIRUS UPDATE: ONE-FOURTH OF ACCUMULATED CASES ADDED IN LAST 14 DAYS; HOSPITALIZATIONS RISE

One-fourth of Pennsylvania's cumulative coronavirus cases have been added in the last 14 days, according to the Department of Health...

LEHIGH VALLEY IN FOR HEAVY RAIN, HIGH WINDS AND STRONG STORMS MONDAY

Sparkling weather Sunday will give way to heavy rain, high winds and the possibility of an isolated tornado Monday.

 
 
 

NJ PROTESTORS DECRY COVID-19 RULES, SPREAD 2020 ELECTION MYTHS NEAR GOVERNOR'S HOME

A group of conservative protesters gathered at New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy's house Saturday to protest COVID-19 restrictions and spread...

BEAR SEASON: HUNTERS TAKE MORE THAN 3,000 IN PENNSYLVANIA

Hunters in Pennsylvania took 3,131 bears through Tuesday when the regular season ended following the state's first Sunday bear hunt...

 
 
 

OVERDOSES RISE AMONG PHILLY RESTAURANT WORKERS AS PANDEMIC SURGES

As COVID-19 spikes, so do overdoses among Philadelphia restaurant workers, jolting a stressed community

WRONG-WAY PA DRIVER WHO SLAMMED INTO FAMILY MINIVAN ON NJ TURNPIKE CHARGED WITH DUI

Authorities say a Pennsylvania man was driving drunk and the wrong way on the New Jersey Turnpike when his car collided head-on with...

 
 
 

SO-CALLED MURDER HORNETS COULD FIND PENNSYLVANIA A SUITABLE HOME

Asian giant hornets - known commonly as murder hornets - could find suitable habitat along the East Coast of the U.S., including Pennsylvania,...

FROM MEAN MUTTS TO VERY GOOD DOGS: NEW HUMANE SOCIETY PROGRAM IMPROVES CHANCE FOR ADOPTION

The Lehigh County Humane Society in Allentown has a new dog training program to turn even the most ill-mannered mutts into very good...

 
 
 

WRONG-WAY DRIVER ON NJ TURNPIKE HITS FAMILY MINIVAN HEAD-ON ON THANKSGIVING

A family of five was injured Thursday night when a Pennsylvania man driving the wrong way on the New Jersey Turnpike collided head-on...

PENNSYLVANIA CORONAVIRUS UPDATE: STATE SETS ANOTHER RECORD ON THANKSGIVING AS LEHIGH COUNTY SEES MOST HOSPITALIZATIONS SINCE START OF PANDEMIC

Pennsylvania reported 7,360 new cases of coronavirus Friday, down from the record-setting 8,425 reported Thanksgiving Day. Hospitalizations...

 
 
 

BLACK FRIDAY WAS MORE MELLOW YELLOW, THANKS TO THE PANDEMIC

As with everything else this year, Black Friday was atypical, with ample parking outside the Lehigh Valley's shopping centers and fewer...

MACARTHUR ROAD CLOSED IN WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP AFTER SHOOTING

MacArthur Road is closed in both directions between Fairmont Avenue and Jordan Parkway in Whitehall Township on Friday morning following...

 
 
 

FOR THE FIRST TIME, PENNSYLVANIA DEER HUNTERS ADD SUNDAY TO RIFLE SEASON WEEKEND OPEN

For the first time in Pennsylvania history, deer hunters will be able to hunt for a full weekend during the statewide firearms deer...

PENNRIDGE RALLIES TO BEAT QUAKERTOWN FOR VICTORY IN LONE THANKSGIVING BATTLE THAT DIDN'T DISAPPOINT

Pennridge comes back to beat Quakertown in Thanksgiving football thriller.

 
 
 

TALES OF UNORTHODOX THANKSGIVINGS IN THE LEHIGH VALLEY: ZOOMGIVINGS, FOOD HANDOFFS AND EARLY OUTDOOR CELEBRATIONS

Thanksgiving won't be the same this year for many Lehigh Valley families due to the coronavirus pandemic. But they're still finding...

ALLENTOWN POLICE MAKE ARREST IN MID-NOVEMBER SHOOTING

Allentown police made an arrest Thanksgiving Day in relation to a shooting that occurred in the city two weeks ago.

 
 
 

HOLIDAY TOY DRIVE RETURNS TO EMMAUS THEATER WITH LIVE MUSIC FROM SPACE KAMP AND CHILL SPECTOR

Psychedelic, hip-hop and reggae genre-bending duo Space Kamp has announced plans for their 4th annual Holidaze Toy Drive on Dec. 4...

MIDWEST DEVELOPER PLANS NEW BUILDING TO RISE AT FORMER EASTON-AREA PFIZER PIGMENTS SPACE, WITH POSSIBLY HUNDREDS OF JOBS

Wilson Borough officials and an executive with a separate company said in recent interviews that there is a sales agreement and intends...

 
 
 

APOLLO GRILL ANNOUNCES SCHOLARSHIP FUND AND OTHER COMPANY NEWS

Apollo Grill recently announced the restaurant has raised $50,000 to create a scholarship fund benefiting Community Action Committee...

TEENAGE ROBBERY VICTIM TURNED ROBBER, POLICE SAY, AND NOW STANDS ACCUSED IN MONROE COUNTY HOMICIDE CASE

A man said the gun he was holding “accidentally fired,” leaving one teenager dead and another injured in a Sunday night drug deal-turned-robbery/homicide...

 
 
 



President-elect Biden chooses an all-female senior White House press team

President-elect Biden chooses an all-female senior White House press team

“These qualified, experienced communicators bring diverse perspectives to their work and a shared commitment to building this country back better." Read more ...

Joe Biden twists ankle while playing with his dog

Joe Biden twists ankle while playing with his dog

President-elect Joe Biden slipped and twisted his ankle while playing with his dog Major, his office said Sunday. The 78-year-old Democrat will be examined by an orthopedist on... Read more ...

Completed Wisconsin recount confirms Biden's win over President Trump

Completed Wisconsin recount confirms Biden's win over President Trump

Wisconsin has finished a recount of its presidential results, confirming Democrat Joe Biden's victory over President Donald Trump in the key battleground state. Read more ...

Joe Biden Injures Himself

Joe Biden Injures Himself

President-elect Joe Biden twisted his ankle while playing with one of his dogs and will be examined by a doctor "out of an abundance of caution," his office said Sunday, per... Read more ...

In reversal, New York City to reopen schools as coronavirus spread intensifies

In reversal, New York City to reopen schools as coronavirus spread intensifies

The announcement comes just 11 days after Mayor Bill de Blasio announced that schools were shutting down because of a rising number of COVID-19 cases in the city. Read more ...

Formula One driver Romain Grosjean escapes after explosive crash

Formula One driver Romain Grosjean escapes after explosive crash

The 34-year-old driver slid off the track on the first lap and his car burst into flames after being sliced in two by a barrier. Read more ...

Chiefs beat Bucs 27-24 with big game from Patrick Mahomes, Tyreek Hill

Chiefs beat Bucs 27-24 with big game from Patrick Mahomes, Tyreek Hill

Chiefs move to 10-1 on the season. Read more ...

The best Cyber Monday 2020 Apple deals on AirPods, iPhones, iPads, MacBooks...

The best Cyber Monday 2020 Apple deals on AirPods, iPhones, iPads, MacBooks, and more

Summary List Placement Cyber Monday is just a few hours away, and retailers like Amazon, Target , Best Buy , and Walmart are offering big deals on Apple products . Highlights... Read more ...

'He was a hero in our lives': David Prowse, the original Darth Vader, dies at 85

'He was a hero in our lives': David Prowse, the original Darth Vader, dies at 85

British actor David Prowse, who played Darth Vader in the original "Star Wars" trilogy, has died. Prowse wore the black suit and helmet to play Darth Vader, but it was actor... Read more ...

Giants QB Jones, Panthers WR Moore depart with injuries

Giants QB Jones, Panthers WR Moore depart with injuries

It was a nice Sunday for Joe Judge and the New York Giants - except for Daniel Jones' hamstring injury. Read more ...