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    "Star Wars: Rogue One" postponed

    May 26 2017
    Due to the rainy weather we have been experiencing in the last few days, the City of Allentown Department of Parks and Recreation is postponing the showing of “Star Wars:  Rogue One.” The movie was scheduled to be shown on Friday, May 26, 2017 at Un...
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    Downtown Street & Lane Closures

    May 25 2017
    Curb, sidewalk and pedestrian lighting work for the Strata II project will necessitate lane restrictions in downtown Allentown next week.
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    Allentown EMS Honored

    May 24 2017
    Allentown EMS has received the American Heart Association’s 2016 Mission: Lifeline® EMS Gold Plus Award for implementing quality improvement measures for the treatment of patients who experience severe heart attacks.
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    City Wins Court Appeal

    May 23 2017
    A three judge Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court panel has reversed a Lehigh County Court ruling and confirmed that Mayor Ed Pawlowski had a legal right to unilaterally cancel a contract with the Allentown Patriots, owners of Patriots Park.
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    Mack Pool Opens Saturday

    May 22 2017
    The City of Allentown Department of Parks & Recreation will open Mack Pool for the 2017 season weekends only on Saturday, May 27 until Saturday, June 17, when it will open daily for the season.
  • Allentown Marks National EMS Week

    May 22 2017
    Through May 27, 2017, National EMS Week is bringing together local communities, hospitals and medical personnel to publicize EMS and honor the dedication of those who provide the day-to-day lifesaving services on medicine's "front line.”
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    City Awarded $500,000 Grant for Library

    May 19 2017
    The City of Allentown has been awarded a $500,000 Pennsylvania state Keystone Recreation, Park and Conservation Fund grant for the replacement of the HVAC system at Allentown Public Library.
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    Free Landlord Seminars Available

    May 18 2017
    Upside Allentown, a volunteer-driven comprehensive community revitalization initiative for center city, will again host a series of free seminar opportunities for residential rental property owners/landlords and managers on July 14 and 15, 2017.
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    Downtown Street & Lane Closures

    May 18 2017
    Curb, sidewalk and utility work will necessitate a temporary street closure and lane restrictions in downtown Allentown next week.
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    APD Commendations Awarded

    May 17 2017
    The Allentown Police Department honored 83 officers at a commendation and awards presentation ceremony and memorial service this morning at the Scottish Rite Cathedral.
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