Profile

Cover photo
Verified name
The Morning Call
317 followers|288,688 views
AboutPostsPhotosYouTube

Stream

 
Firefighters are battling three blazes on Blue Mountain in Lehigh County after brush fires get out of control.

http://www.mcall.com/news/mc-f-brush-fires-0418-20150418-story.html
Firefighters were battling three forest fires Saturday evening on Blue Mountain in Lehigh and Carbon counties.
1
Add a comment...

The Morning Call

Shared publicly  - 
 
Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski will announce Friday that he is challenging Pat Toomey for his US Senate seat.

http://www.mcall.com/news/breaking/mc-pa-senate-pawlowski-announce-run-20150416-story.html
Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski will announce Friday that he is running for the U.S. Senate, according to sources who were told by the mayor's campaign.
1
Add a comment...

The Morning Call

Shared publicly  - 
One of country music’s biggest male performers will play a headline show at Allentown Fair, it was just announced.
1
Add a comment...

The Morning Call

Shared publicly  - 
 
Bills for Met-Ed's residential customers will go up by more than 10 percent 

http://www.mcall.com/news/breaking/mc-met-ed-rate-hike-20150409-story.html
State regulators approved a settlement Thursday that lowers the rate increase sought by Metropolitan Edison Co. but still raises bills for residential customers by more than 10 percent.
1
Add a comment...

The Morning Call

Shared publicly  - 
 
Word of Joel Spira's death has prompted an outpouring of appreciation from the local business community and others.

http://www.mcall.com/news/local/southernlehigh/mc-lutron-joel-spira-death-20150408-story.html#page=1
It's one of those inventions so ubiquitous that no one gives it a second thought anymore: the dimmer switch.
1
Add a comment...
 
30,000 cases of Sabra hummus sold nationwide are being recalled due to a possible Listeria contamination.

http://www.mcall.com/business/chi-sabra-hummus-listeria-20150409-story.html
About 30,000 cases of Sabra hummus sold nationwide are being recalled due to a possible Listeria contamination.
1
Add a comment...
In their circles
27 people
Have them in circles
317 people
Dudly Moore's profile photo
Neal Dugan's profile photo
Santa Fe Taco Co's profile photo
American Educational Research Association's profile photo
nereaproducciones's profile photo
A. Burke's profile photo
jama al's profile photo
Kutztown U's profile photo
Brittany Jones's profile photo
Reader-selected choices for 25 more places to go if you live in the Lehigh Valley, which follows the first ' 25 Places to go if you live in the Lehigh Valley ' photo gallery.
1
Add a comment...
 
Sands Casino is trying to lure away Atlantic City's biggest table games players.

http://www.mcall.com/news/breaking/mc-bethlehem-sands-atlantic-city-20150416-story.html
This will come as a surprise to no one, but Sands Casino is trying to lure away Atlantic City's biggest table games players.
1
Add a comment...
 
Police release surveillance image of two women they say attacked a family after a showing of the "Furious 7" movie at the Stroud Mall.

http://www.mcall.com/news/breaking/mc-c-poconos-furious-7-movie-attackers-surveillance-20150410-story.html
Police in Monroe County have released surveillance images of two of the three women they say attacked a family because they complained they were being too loud during a showing of the "Furious 7" movie at a theater at the Stroud Mall last weekend.
1
Add a comment...

The Morning Call

Shared publicly  - 
1
Add a comment...

The Morning Call

Shared publicly  - 
 
Walgreens says it will close about 200 U.S. stores as part of $1 billion cost-reduction plan

http://www.mcall.com/news/chi-walgreens-closing-20150409-story.html
Walgreens Boots Alliance said Thursday it will close about 200 less-profitable U.S. Walgreens stores and open the same number of stores in new locations.
1
Add a comment...

The Morning Call

Shared publicly  - 
 
Joel Spira, the inventor of the dimmer switch and founder of electronics giant Lutron, died this morning at age 88. 

http://www.mcall.com/news/local/southernlehigh/mc-lutron-joel-spira-death-20150408-story.html
Joel Spira, the inventor of the dimmer switch and founder of electronics giant Lutron, died this morning at age 88.
1
NEW YORK WILD HEART's profile photo
 
R.I.P
Add a comment...
People
In their circles
27 people
Have them in circles
317 people
Dudly Moore's profile photo
Neal Dugan's profile photo
Santa Fe Taco Co's profile photo
American Educational Research Association's profile photo
nereaproducciones's profile photo
A. Burke's profile photo
jama al's profile photo
Kutztown U's profile photo
Brittany Jones's profile photo
Contact Information
Contact info
Email
Story
Tagline
Use it for life.
Introduction
Use it for the latest news about Allentown, Bethlehem, Easton and all of Pennsylvania's Lehigh Valley. Use it to stay informed. Use it to get to know your city better. Use it to follow your high school football team. Use it to make up your mind about city council candidates. Use it to track crime. Use it to plan your weekend. Use it to stir debate.

Use it for life.