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The legislation was suggested by an Easton police officer.
The entire neighborhood around the 400 block of Locust Lane was evacuated for some seven hours on Saturday.
The sub-dealers, including two Lafayette College students, were to meet the quota of selling 1 pound of marijuana per week, authorities said.
Francisco Torrellas agreed to a 10-year sentence as part of the plea deal.
The baby had to be hospitalized after being out in the cold for so long.
Proceeds were deposited into his commissary account at the correctional facility, the indictment alleges.
Joslyn Bailey was wanted for murder in Massachusetts.
The girl, a Hellertown resident, faces assault charges.
The man's body was found off I-676 near Morgan Boulevard.
Joan A. Hummer was sentenced Friday to eight to 23 months in prison.
At least 22 people have died in the past two weeks.
New Jersey State Police issued a warning Friday afternoon that they are investigating 'several' locations that received suspicious letters and substances.
Vincent Wade wrecked his car at a Crown Fried Chicken down in Philadelphia.
A Lehigh County grand jury will investigate the 1983 death of Nancy L. Argentino in Whitehall.
Lower Saucon Township police say a Hellertown man was charged with driving too fast for conditions Jan. 15 after he allegedly crashed his car in the front yard of a home in the 3200 block of
A Hellertown woman was taken to the hospital after a Sunday night crash near the Lehigh Street exit on I-78, state police said.
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Lower Saucon Township police say a Saucon Valley High School student was recently charged with criminal mischief for allegedly damaging a car by trying to perform a pushup on it in November.
Lower Saucon Township police say a Bethlehem man was issued a citation for allegedly failing to obey traffic control devices after he was involved in an accident in the 1300 block of Seiders
State police charge Allentown truck driver with homicide by vehicle in Interstate 78 accident.