5:06 PM EST, Sun March 07, 2021
7 mins ago
Teenage girl killed, others injured in Route 222 crash

Teenage girl killed, others injured in Route 222 crash

A 17-year-old girl was killed and four other teens were injured in a rollover crash on Route 222 near Kutztown, according to Fleetwood Police.
36 mins ago
One killed in East Penn Manufacturing industrial accident

One killed in East Penn Manufacturing industrial accident

A man died in an industrial accident late Saturday at East Penn Manufacturing in Berks County.
1 hour ago
District 11 swimming: Central Catholic swimmers, Moravian freshman, Saucon Valley lacrosse star snag medals in the pool

District 11 swimming: Central Catholic swimmers, Moravian freshman, Saucon Valley lacrosse star snag medals in the pool

The District 11 Class 2A girls swimming championships delivered medals for several Lehigh Valley competitors.
1 hour ago
PIAA wrestling: Bethlehem Catholic’s Evan Gleason among those to finally face adversity

PIAA wrestling: Bethlehem Catholic’s Evan Gleason among those to finally face adversity

PIAA wrestling: Bethlehem Catholic’s Evan Gleason among those to finally face adversity
2 hours ago
Update: Allentown shooting suspect found dead in Brooklyn

Update: Allentown shooting suspect found dead in Brooklyn

Police said they responded at 10:40 a.m. Saturday to 114 E. 53rd St. and, upon arrival, they found an unconscious man in the alleyway. Police said emergency medical services personnel responded and pronounced him dead, later identifying him as Allentown resident Emilary Milien Jr.
3 hours ago
Second victim in double shooting at Whitehall Walmart dies

Second victim in double shooting at Whitehall Walmart dies

Jonathan Martinez, 22, of Allentown, was pronounced dead at 1:30 a.m. at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest. Martinez was involved in the double shooting that occurred about 6:55 p.m. Feb. 26 at 2601 MacArthur Road.
5 hours ago
From chalkboard to microphone: Former coaches like Doug Snyder stay in the game through broadcasting

From chalkboard to microphone: Former coaches like Doug Snyder stay in the game through broadcasting

Longtime Allen coach Doug Snyder has adapted well to doing games as a color analyst on local cable.
8 hours ago
3 killed in one-car crash in Upper Saucon Township

3 killed in one-car crash in Upper Saucon Township

The crash occurred at 8:37 p.m. on the 4400 block of Lanark Road, when their vehicle left the roadway and struck a tree. Three people were pronounced dead at the scene by Lehigh County Deputy Coroner Richard Kroon at 9:38 p.m., the coroner’s office said.
20 hours ago
Meeks makes difference as Bucknell upsets Lafayette

Meeks makes difference as Bucknell upsets Lafayette

Lafayette bowed out of the Patriot League tournament Saturday after a 92-84 loss to Bucknell. John Meeks torched Lafayette for 23 first-half points and finished with 31 points and 11 rebounds
21 hours ago
Logan Rickert’s long buzzer-beater sends Notre Dame to PPL Center for 3A championship game

Logan Rickert’s long buzzer-beater sends Notre Dame to PPL Center for 3A championship game

Notre Dame's Logan Rickert said he was still in shock 10 minutes after his 3-pointer from halfcourt at the buzzer sent the Crusaders to the District 11 3A finals.
22 hours ago
Class 2A wrestling super regional: Two Notre Dame-Green Pond wrestlers advance to state tourney

Class 2A wrestling super regional: Two Notre Dame-Green Pond wrestlers advance to state tourney

Senior Brett Ungar and junior Brandan Chletsos captured their respective weight classes at the PIAA Class 2A East Super Region on Saturday at Pottsville’s Martz Hall.
Mar 6, 2021
Allentown Diocese clarifies stance, says Catholics can accept any COVID-19 vaccine if no choice is available

Allentown Diocese clarifies stance, says Catholics can accept any COVID-19 vaccine if no choice is available

Days after calling the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine “morally compromised” and urging Catholics to opt for Pfizer’s or Moderna’s instead, the Diocese of Allentown issued a new statement Saturday seeking to clarify its stance after receiving a flood of questions from parishioners.
Mar 6, 2021
East 3A Super Regional wrestling: Efficiency key as Northampton’s Carson Wagner, Bethlehem Catholic duo reel in titles

East 3A Super Regional wrestling: Efficiency key as Northampton’s Carson Wagner, Bethlehem Catholic duo reel in titles

East 3A Super Regional wrestling: Efficient Carson Wagner, Bethlehem Catholic duo reel in titles Saturday at Quakertown H.S.
Mar 6, 2021
Pennsylvania coronavirus update: The longest year: from 2 cases to 946,985 cases, 24,317 deaths

Pennsylvania coronavirus update: The longest year: from 2 cases to 946,985 cases, 24,317 deaths

March 6 marks the one-year anniversary of the first Pa. coronavirus cases. Saturday's report marks 946,985 cases and 24,317 deaths.
Mar 6, 2021
Allentown man, 30, wanted in connection with Saturday morning shooting, police say

Allentown man, 30, wanted in connection with Saturday morning shooting, police say

Wanted in connection with the incident is Emilary Milien Jr., whose last known address was the 1000 block of Liberty Street.