News for Allentown PA - AmericanTowns.com AmericanTowns is a virtual "town square", connecting you to all the events and news happening in Allentown Pennsylvania. Whether it's town issues and community activism, or school calendars and sports schedules, AmericanTowns delivers the information faster and helps you use it better. en-us 30 http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown News for Allentown PA - AmericanTowns.com 144 69 http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown http://www.americantowns.com/images/atn_rss_logo.gif Mon, 22 Jan 2018 16:19:38 -0600 Lehigh Valley Flower Show 2018 The show is now bigger and better than ever, offering more flowerscapes as well as items from flower & garden related crafters, local farms and ve http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown/news/lehigh-valley-flower-show-2018-29384030 http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown/news/lehigh-valley-flower-show-2018-29384030 Arts and Entertainment {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - Concerts, Theatre, Music, Galleries, Arts in {local_city_c} {local_state} Sat, 13 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0600 Lehigh Valley Pet Expo 2018 Schedule of Events:Friday January 27, 2018Dog Ring5:00 PM Kan Do K9 Sport Association Obedience Demonstration6:00 PM Gail Mirabella and the Dynamo Dog http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown/news/lehigh-valley-pet-expo-2018-29384028 http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown/news/lehigh-valley-pet-expo-2018-29384028 Arts and Entertainment {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - Concerts, Theatre, Music, Galleries, Arts in {local_city_c} {local_state} Sat, 13 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0600 Earth Talk: Train vs Bus Dear EarthTalk: I always assumed the train was the greenest form of mass transit, but a friend told me I would be better off taking the bus. Could thi http://www.americantowns.com/ct/weston/news/earth-talk-train-vs-bus-29380452 http://www.americantowns.com/ct/weston/news/earth-talk-train-vs-bus-29380452 Clubs and Organizations {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - General Interest Organizations, Youth and Senior Clubs in {local_city_c} {local_state} Fri, 12 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0600 16th Annual Eastern Pennsylvania Spring Home Show Over 150 innovative home improvement exhibitors.Support local PA craft vendors. Great home improvement raffles and prizes.The 2018 Spring Eastern Pa H http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown/news/16th-annual-eastern-pennsylvania-spring-home-show-29364310 http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown/news/16th-annual-eastern-pennsylvania-spring-home-show-29364310 Arts and Entertainment {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - Concerts, Theatre, Music, Galleries, Arts in {local_city_c} {local_state} Mon, 08 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0600 Tractor-trailer jackknifes, strikes barrier along I-78 An "unknown vehicle allegedly cut in front" of the Volvo truck, police say. http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown/news/tractortrailer-jackknifes-strikes-barrier-along-i78-29120723 http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown/news/tractortrailer-jackknifes-strikes-barrier-along-i78-29120723 Real Estate Agents and Realtors in {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - AmericanTowns.com Tue, 24 Oct 2017 07:57:06 -0500 Here's how much each part of your body is worth in Pa. The amount of money states pay employees who suffer workplace accidents varies widely. http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown/news/here039s-how-much-each-part-of-your-body-is-worth-in-pa-29118287 http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown/news/here039s-how-much-each-part-of-your-body-is-worth-in-pa-29118287 Real Estate Agents and Realtors in {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - AmericanTowns.com Tue, 24 Oct 2017 07:24:10 -0500 Will October be a record-setter for warmth? Here's the path After a steamy and wet Tuesday, cooler and clearer weather is on the way. http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown/news/will-october-be-a-recordsetter-for-warmth-here039s-the-path-29118286 http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown/news/will-october-be-a-recordsetter-for-warmth-here039s-the-path-29118286 Real Estate Agents and Realtors in {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - AmericanTowns.com Tue, 24 Oct 2017 07:23:01 -0500 How many in Lehigh Valley speak English and are citizens? Data breaks it down 2016 data estimates released Oct. 19, 2017, by the U.S. Census Bureau http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown/news/how-many-in-lehigh-valley-speak-english-and-are-citizens-data-breaks-it-down-29118288 http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown/news/how-many-in-lehigh-valley-speak-english-and-are-citizens-data-breaks-it-down-29118288 Real Estate Agents and Realtors in {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - AmericanTowns.com Tue, 24 Oct 2017 06:11:02 -0500 Know this woman? Purse theft from Hobby Lobby break room probed Investigators released surveillance photos in the hopes someone would recognize the alleged perpetrator. http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown/news/know-this-woman-purse-theft-from-hobby-lobby-break-room-probed-29116528 http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown/news/know-this-woman-purse-theft-from-hobby-lobby-break-room-probed-29116528 Real Estate Agents and Realtors in {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - AmericanTowns.com Mon, 23 Oct 2017 19:03:52 -0500 Needed rain in Lehigh Valley forecast could cause some flooding The forecast rain could come close to covering the area's rainfall deficit for October. http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown/news/needed-rain-in-lehigh-valley-forecast-could-cause-some-flooding-29116527 http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown/news/needed-rain-in-lehigh-valley-forecast-could-cause-some-flooding-29116527 Real Estate Agents and Realtors in {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - AmericanTowns.com Mon, 23 Oct 2017 19:03:48 -0500 'Do you know where Steve is?' masked prowler asks Police in the Phillipsburg area alerted residents to the incident and asked them to report "any suspicious activity." http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown/news/039do-you-know-where-steve-is039-masked-prowler-asks-29116526 http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown/news/039do-you-know-where-steve-is039-masked-prowler-asks-29116526 Real Estate Agents and Realtors in {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - AmericanTowns.com Mon, 23 Oct 2017 17:47:44 -0500 1 charged in beating of pregnant woman with bat, lumber, police say The 32-year-old was jailed nearly 11 months after the alleged incident on South Side Easton. http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown/news/1-charged-in-beating-of-pregnant-woman-with-bat-lumber-police-say-29116529 http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown/news/1-charged-in-beating-of-pregnant-woman-with-bat-lumber-police-say-29116529 Real Estate Agents and Realtors in {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - AmericanTowns.com Mon, 23 Oct 2017 15:23:56 -0500 Drunk man waved knife, threatened to kill Pen Argyl bar bouncer, cops say The 42-year-old suspect says he was the one who was injured after he "had been out all night drinking,' police said. http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown/news/drunk-man-waved-knife-threatened-to-kill-pen-argyl-bar-bouncer-cops-say-29116530 http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown/news/drunk-man-waved-knife-threatened-to-kill-pen-argyl-bar-bouncer-cops-say-29116530 Real Estate Agents and Realtors in {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - AmericanTowns.com Mon, 23 Oct 2017 15:00:14 -0500 Belligerent, drunk man in Pen Argyl spit in face of EMS worker, cops say The 40-year-old suspect allegedly later revealed he has Hepatitis C, a potentially deadly disease spread through blood. http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown/news/belligerent-drunk-man-in-pen-argyl-spit-in-face-of-ems-worker-cops-say-29116531 http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown/news/belligerent-drunk-man-in-pen-argyl-spit-in-face-of-ems-worker-cops-say-29116531 Real Estate Agents and Realtors in {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - AmericanTowns.com Mon, 23 Oct 2017 14:32:25 -0500 'Gun just went off,' suspect tells cops after allegedly killing stepson The men were drinking, then arguing, then fighting in a trailer before the shooting, police say. http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown/news/039gun-just-went-off039-suspect-tells-cops-after-allegedly-killing-stepson-29116534 http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown/news/039gun-just-went-off039-suspect-tells-cops-after-allegedly-killing-stepson-29116534 Real Estate Agents and Realtors in {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - AmericanTowns.com Mon, 23 Oct 2017 14:03:51 -0500 Mega Millions lottery to cost more, get harder to win starting on Halloween Minimum jackpots will increase to $40 million and will likely climb to higher numbers http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown/news/mega-millions-lottery-to-cost-more-get-harder-to-win-starting-on-halloween-29116532 http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown/news/mega-millions-lottery-to-cost-more-get-harder-to-win-starting-on-halloween-29116532 Real Estate Agents and Realtors in {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - AmericanTowns.com Mon, 23 Oct 2017 13:52:25 -0500 1 serious injury in 2 Rt. 33 crashes following 1st wreck Two drivers are cited with following too closely. http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown/news/1-serious-injury-in-2-rt-33-crashes-following-1st-wreck-29116533 http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown/news/1-serious-injury-in-2-rt-33-crashes-following-1st-wreck-29116533 Real Estate Agents and Realtors in {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - AmericanTowns.com Mon, 23 Oct 2017 13:18:49 -0500 Shots reported fired again in Easton but no evidence found It is at least the fourth time city police have investigated such a report in the past month. http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown/news/shots-reported-fired-again-in-easton-but-no-evidence-found-29116535 http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown/news/shots-reported-fired-again-in-easton-but-no-evidence-found-29116535 Real Estate Agents and Realtors in {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - AmericanTowns.com Mon, 23 Oct 2017 11:38:45 -0500 Despite mom's plea, judge jails Forks man who sold lethal dose of heroin Thomas O'Brien was found unconscious Aug. 20, 2015 at his job. He died four days later due to acute heroin intoxication. http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown/news/despite-mom039s-plea-judge-jails-forks-man-who-sold-lethal-dose-of-heroin-29116536 http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown/news/despite-mom039s-plea-judge-jails-forks-man-who-sold-lethal-dose-of-heroin-29116536 Real Estate Agents and Realtors in {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - AmericanTowns.com Mon, 23 Oct 2017 11:20:28 -0500 Vehicle crashes off Route 33 North into woods A second crash was reported nearby, http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown/news/vehicle-crashes-off-route-33-north-into-woods-29114289 http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown/news/vehicle-crashes-off-route-33-north-into-woods-29114289 Real Estate Agents and Realtors in {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - AmericanTowns.com Mon, 23 Oct 2017 07:39:24 -0500 WATCH: This Lehigh Valley city is a pioneer in police body cameras Allentown is Pennsylvania's largest city to outfit every patrol officer with body-worn cameras, a tool but no cure-all. http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown/news/watch-this-lehigh-valley-city-is-a-pioneer-in-police-body-cameras-29114290 http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown/news/watch-this-lehigh-valley-city-is-a-pioneer-in-police-body-cameras-29114290 Real Estate Agents and Realtors in {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - AmericanTowns.com Mon, 23 Oct 2017 06:11:23 -0500 Bring on the brrrr? Experts give Lehigh Valley's winter weather forecast There's some dispute over whether it's going to be a warmer winter season. http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown/news/bring-on-the-brrrr-experts-give-lehigh-valley039s-winter-weather-forecast-29114291 http://www.americantowns.com/pa/allentown/news/bring-on-the-brrrr-experts-give-lehigh-valley039s-winter-weather-forecast-29114291 Real Estate Agents and Realtors in {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - AmericanTowns.com Mon, 23 Oct 2017 05:33:29 -0500