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Alumni association serves meal to Dieruff football team  69News WFMZ-TV

ALLENTOWN, Pa. - Dieruff High School alumni came together Thursday night to deliver a hearty meal to the school's football team. The alumni association ...

’A dream come true:’ Shuttered Allentown planetarium reopens as the Learning Dome  Allentown Morning Call

Dieruff High's planetarium reopens as an all-round learning facility.

Allentown school board names new Dieruff High School principal  69News WFMZ-TV

Assistant principal Michael Makhoul was tapped to replace retired Principal Susan Bocian.

Allentown School Board accepts retirement of Dieruff High principal  69News WFMZ-TV

The Allentown School Board unanimously and graciously accepted the retirement of Louis E. Dieruff High School Principal Susan Bocian, effective June 30, ...

Dieruff High School to see large police presence today -- for training  Allentown Morning Call

Dieruff High School will see a large police and emergency response presence over the next few days, and police are asking passers-by not to be concerned.

Famed jazz musician among 6 inducted into Dieruff High School's Wall of Distinction  69News WFMZ-TV

Famed jazz musician Rick Braun was among six names added to the school's Wall of Distinction for 2019.

Dieruff High School to upgrade planetarium  69News WFMZ-TV

The Allentown School District is reaching for the stars with plans to dust off and upgrade the Dieruff dome.

Dieruff High School mourns student after shooting death

Authorities respond Nov. 6, 2018, to the 700 block of South 10th Street in Allentown for a shooting incident that left Dieruff High School student Leslie Pena dead ...

Allentown native and pro football Hall of Famer Andre Reed pays visit to high school students  69News WFMZ-TV

Allentown native Andre Reed was happy to visit with Dieruff High School students because he was once in their shoes.

With help from businesses, the sun will rise again at Dieruff High's planetarium  Allentown Morning Call

Local businesses are paying for the re-opening of Dieruff High School's planetarium, which has been closed since 2010.

Alumni celebrate Dieruff's 60th anniversary  69News WFMZ-TV

Graduates of the school representing numerous classes came together for a big alumni event at the East Side Youth Center.

Dieruff hires former player, longtime assistant Dave Lutte as new football coach  Allentown Morning Call

Dieruff has hired former Husky player and assistant coach Dave Lutte as its new football coach.

'Is that red?' Video shows emotional moment color blind high school grad sees through glasses  KABC-TV

The moment Goshuami Valoy began to see the world differently occurred two weeks ago outside her now alma mater, Louis E. Dieruff High School in Allentown.

Dieruff students to perform in High Notes Gala  69News WFMZ-TV

Allentown School District's 9th annual High Notes Gala is this weekend. The city's middle and high schools will perform a snippet from their school musical at the ...

How many times a police officer responded to each Lehigh Valley public high school last year

These figures come from public school crime statistics published annually by the Pennsylvania Department of Education.

Questions about ASD's final budget remain  69News WFMZ-TV

After starting more than 20 minutes late, Thursday night's meeting Allentown School District Board of Directors' meeting disappeared quicker than ice cream on a ...

Hundreds accept diplomas at Dieruff High School Commencement  69News WFMZ-TV

Hundreds of graduates accepted their diplomas Saturday afternoon at the commencement for Dieruff High School.

Police: Dieruff student said he was going to kill everyone at school  WFMZ Allentown

The outburst came Thursday as students were discussing emotions about the recent shooting in Florida.

They are the best high schools in the Greater Lehigh Valley, per U.S. News & World Report

The leader in U.S. high school and college rankings has taken its methodology down to the local level, so now you can compare all of the high schools in the ...

Hundreds of Lehigh Valley parents still cited for kids’ truancy, though fewer under new law  Allentown Morning Call

Hundreds of Lehigh Valley parents, especially in the Allentown School District, are suject to tickets and possible jail time for their children's truancy, though a ...

Poor academic performance at two high schools concerns Allentown School Board  WFMZ Allentown

ALLENTOWN, Pa. - The high number of ninth-grade students in district high schools who are repeating the ninth grade or failing two or more subjects was the ...

Dieruff High School student guilty of assaulting teacher  WFMZ Allentown

The Dieruff High School student accused of pushing a teacher down bleachers at a pep rally has been found guilty.

Lehigh Valley Area People Watch  Allentown Morning Call

The Liberty Bell Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution held its Annual Awards Program in March and Good Citizen awards and ...

Dieruff High student sentenced for raping girl at school  WFMZ Allentown

A student at Dieruff High School in Allentown, who stands accused of raping a fellow student, was sentenced this week to at least six months in a juvenile ...

Has sun set on Dieruff's planetarium?  Allentown Morning Call

Two years after the school board first approved a budget that included plans to reopen Dieruff High School's planetarium, plans remain stalled.

2 teens beaten during massive fight near Dieruff High School  WFMZ Allentown

Allentown police said a group of about 50 students confronted two juveniles outside Dieruff High School. They were reportedly beaten by about 20 students at ...

Dieruff student killed in shooting remembered at 'celebration of life' event  Allentown Morning Call

Friends and family of Carolina Monsanto gathered Saturday at Dieruff High School to celebrate her life. The 16-year-old Allentown girl was killed July 31 in a ...

Hall of Famer Andre Reed set to volunteer for park cleanup  69News WFMZ-TV

The Dieruff High School grad will be in Allentown on Saturday to volunteer at the park that now bears his name.

"Disgusting" video of Dieruff brawl played in court  Allentown Morning Call

In a video that Lehigh County Judge Kelly L. Banach called "disgusting and disturbing," at least seven Dieruff High School students can be seen stomping and ...

John Love Obituary - Cornish, ME | Reading Eagle

John J "Jack" Love passed away at his home in Cornish, Maine, at the age of 85, on July 15, 2019. He was born in St. Clair, Pa., to James J. and Margaret ...

Allentown School District looking at 3.5% tax hike, not filling positions to reduce $21 million deficit  Allentown Morning Call

The Allentown School District is recommending the board raise taxes by 3.5% to fill a $21 million hole in the budget.

George H.W. Bush was no stranger to the Lehigh Valley  Allentown Morning Call

The Lehigh Valley saw a lot of George H.W. Bush over the years. Every time he ran for president, he scheduled a visit here. And when his son and namesake ...

Dieruff student pushed teacher down bleachers, schools chief says; teacher's husband says students kicked, pun  Allentown Morning Call

A Dieruff High School student pushed a teacher down bleachers as students were leaving a pep rally last week, an Allentown School District investigation has ...

Get to know the Allentown School Board candidates  Allentown Morning Call

Seven candidates, including three incumbents, are running for five seats that are open on the Allentown School Board.

From Dieruff to Denmark: Lehigh Valley program has local students going places  Penn State News

Penn State Lehigh Valley's Pathway to College and Career Readiness Program is helping local high-school students prepare for college, job success.

Two boys beaten as melee involving 50 students erupts near Dieruff, police say  Allentown Morning Call

Two Dieruff High School boys were seriously injured Tuesday afternoon when they were jumped and pistol-whipped by a large group of students near the ...

Tornado damages Allentown Dieruff High School

ALLENTOWN -- Meteorologists from the National Weather *Service* have confirmed that a small tornado spawned by the remnants of Tropical Storm Hanna ...

Dieruff High School graduates 447  Allentown Morning Call

Dieruff High School held graduation ceremonies June 14. The valedictorian was Nadim Ammari and the salutatorian was Mishleen M. Bashour. Advertisement.

Challenge aims to toss Allentown schools candidate off Democratic primary ballot  69News WFMZ-TV

ALLENTOWN, Pa. - A member of the Allentown school board has filed a challenge to have a fellow board member and candidate tossed off the Democratic ...

Allentown thought downtown development would extend to Seventh Street. But instead it’s thriving on its own.  Allentown Morning Call

Has Allentown's Hamilton Street development spun off good fortunes for Seventh Street business owners?

Photos: 2019 Freddy Awards rehearsals  69News WFMZ-TV

Rehearsals are underway for the 2019 Freddy Awards. You can watch the show LIVE from the State Theatre on 69 WFMZ-TV and, Thursday, May ...

ASD spends $13000 on marketing campaign  69News WFMZ-TV

In an effort to compete against charter schools, the Allentown School District will spend $13000 on billboards, radio ads, video ads, and social media to promote ...

Suspect in Allentown teen's slaying shot at 'anything and everything until the clip was empty' witness testifi  Allentown Morning Call

Preliminary hearing at 10:30 a.m. on Sept. 12 for Antwan Washington Harper, charged with killing 16-year-old Carolina Monsato in Allentown.

History's Headlines: William Allen archives  69News WFMZ-TV

As a new principal at William Allen High School last summer, Shannon Mayfield was curious. Just off of his office was a large safe-type vault. What was in it?

Photos: More 2019 Freddy Awards rehearsals  69News WFMZ-TV

More photos from the 2019 Freddy Awards rehearsal. Watch the show LIVE, Thursday night at 7PM on 69 WFMZ-TV and . Your source for ...

In our schools: Carolyn Hanych-Fitch, Brandywine Heights  Reading Eagle

I grew up in: Allentown I now live in: Fogelsville Family: Husband, Clayton; three children, Cayden, 14; Camryn, 12; and Cannon, 11. Education: Dieru.

ASD pitches learning dome planetarium  WFMZ Allentown

The Allentown School District is wishing upon a star.

Under new Pennsylvania mandate, schools must make it their business to prepare students for careers  Allentown Morning Call

The state's new accountability system takes a look at schools' career readiness. What exactly does that mean?

Lehigh Valley primary election: Here are your county and city candidates  Allentown Morning Call

Lehigh Valley 2019 candidates for Lehigh and Northampton county offices and for Allentown, Bethlehem and Easton offices.

2019 Freddy Awards nominations announced  69News WFMZ-TV

Local high school students learned Thursday whether they'll have a chance to accept a Freddy Award at the 2019 ceremony. . Your source for everything about ...

William Allen High School graduates hundreds  69News WFMZ-TV

Graduating high school students took center stage at the PPL Center in Allentown Friday night.

State police need your help to solve these 12 Lehigh Valley cold case murders

By Tony Rhodin | For Bethlehem-based Troop M of the Pennsylvania State Police wants your help in investigations into unsolved ...

Allentown police department swears in 7 new officers  69News WFMZ-TV

ALLENTOWN, Pa. - Seven new Allentown police officers were sworn in during a ceremony in City Council Chambers Thursday morning. The department also ...

Memorial planned to honor girl, 16, killed in south Allentown shooting  Allentown Morning Call

A memorial *service* has been organized for 16-year-old Carolina Monsanto who died Tuesday after being shot at her south Allentown home along with two ...

A look at the National Football Foundation high school football scholar-athletes to be honored March 3  Allentown Morning Call

A look at the 33 high school and six colege scholar-athletes for the National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame Lehigh Valley Chapter banquet on ...

Report grades Pa. schools: Here's every Lehigh Valley high school's marks

By Sara K. Satullo | For Curious about the best public high school in Pennsylvania or the Lehigh Valley? has release its 2018 ...

YARD BY YARD, Part 1: The Story of Dieruff Football  Allentown Morning Call

In one arm, John McDowell clutches a stack of papers. On his shoulder dangles a satchel, brimming with his laptop, playbooks and the high expectations he has ...

DA: Allentown student pushed teacher down set of bleachers

ALLENTOWN, Pa. (WPVI) -- A 16-year-old girl is accused of pushing a teacher down a set of bleachers during a pep rally earlier this month at Dieruff High ...

Man wanted for April 2018 killing in Allentown parking lot arrested in Massachusetts, DA says  Allentown Morning Call

A 20-year-old man wanted for a killing last year in the parking lot behind the Tribeca apartment building in Allentown has been arrested in Massachusetts, the ...

Dieruff High grad Jeffrey Lord finds love and hate as Trump's CNN surrogate  Allentown Morning Call

Jeffrey Lord, President Donald Trump's advocate on CNN, graduated from Allentown's Dieruff High School in 1969.

Allentown settles Dieruff student's Taser lawsuit for $100,000  Allentown Morning Call

ALLENTOWN — Allentown paid $100,000 to settle a city woman's lawsuit over a police officer's use of a stun gun against her 14-year-old daughter as the girl left ...

Ranking Lehigh Valley schools' SAT scores, from worst to best

By Sara K. Satullo | For Taking the SAT is a rite of passage for any college-bound high school junior and senior. The standardized test ...

Theater: Colorful ‘Joseph’ to open at PA Playhouse  Allentown Morning Call

When “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” opens Friday, May 31, at Pennsylvania Playhouse in Bethlehem, the entire production will explode with ...

Bad Apples: Lehigh Valley teachers who lost licenses or received reprimands

A total of 25 Lehigh Valley teachers have had actions taken against their teaching certification in the last four years. Here's a breakdown of the discipline issued.

Does the Lehigh Valley support legal weed? Here's how the weekend's 1st stop on 'listening' tour went

For 90 minutes, Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. John Fetterman and three Lehigh Valley state lawmakers listened to people speak Saturday about their support for ...

Twins and star students headed to the Ivy League  69News WFMZ-TV

Since day one twins Sinar and Yanar Bitar have done everything, from matching honors to now matching acceptance letters.

Video shows yet another confrontation between teens, police in Allentown

There was much discussion in Lehigh County about a confrontation between students and police this past Friday in Allentown. Police had to break up the fight, ...

Lehigh Valley prom schedule 2018: See our photos  Allentown Morning Call

When is prom in the Lehigh Valley? Here is the 2018 schedule for area high schools; check back to see our photo galleries.

The most famous person from each of these 21 Lehigh Valley high schools

The region has its share of celebrities, some of whom have become household names.

Curtain drops on another year of the Freddy Awards  69News WFMZ-TV

Check out some highlights from the 2019 Freddy Awards ceremony. . Your source for everything about the Freddy Awards including performance videos, photo ...

Stop the Violence music showcase to be held at Allentown's Alternative Gallery  Allentown Morning Call

Local music artists will be joined by local politicians in the first ever #StoptheViolence music showcase at Allentown's Alternative Gallery on Sunday, Oct.21.

Loved ones mourn teen killed in Allentown gunfire  69News WFMZ-TV

A Dieruff High School student is dead and two others are injured after a shooting that police are calling a domestic incident.

Every tornado recorded in the Lehigh Valley (and what to do if another strikes)

The Lehigh Valley has seen 27 tornadoes since 1950, when National Weather *Service* records began.

ASD, teachers closer to settling a contract  Allentown Morning Call

ALLENTOWN — Protection for Allentown School District teachers assaulted by students would be part of the contract to end a five-month impasse that moved ...

Allentown's newest high school: seven questions about Building 21 Allentown

The city's third high school, Building 21 Allentown, is set to open in September.

East Allentown's only swimming pool could be replaced by spray pool  Allentown Morning Call

Allentown is applying for a state grant in hopes of replacing the city's only East Side pool with a spray pool, city officials announced this week. The spray pool ...

State Theatre announces 2019 Freddy Awards participating schools  69News WFMZ-TV

EASTON, Pa. - The State Theatre in Easton, Pa. has announced the 2019 Freddy Awards participating school performances. Check out the full schedule and ...

PIAA track & field championships: Lehigh Valley athletes win 6 medals Friday  Allentown Morning Call

Lehigh Valley athletes won six medals Friday at the PIAA Track & Field Championships at Shippensburg University. Thomas Kitchell of Notre Dame-Green Pond ...

New sentencing set for Allentown man who murdered 12-year-old in 2003  Allentown Morning Call

ALLENTOWN — Nearly 13 years after a judge sent him to prison for the rest of his life for raping and killing a 12-year-old Allentown girl, Brian Bahr has a chance ...

Allen High senior accepted by seven Ivy League schools, but turns them all down  Allentown Morning Call

Allen senior accepted into seven Ivy League schools, turns them all down.

Easton American Legion celebrates major milestone  69News WFMZ-TV

Saluting and honoring *service* members to the tunes of "Taps" and the "Star Spangled Banner," hundreds packed the auditorium at Easton Area Senior High ...

6 Lehigh County middle school students cited for drinking vodka at school

Six middle school students have been cited for drinking vodka in Lehigh County, which has seen a recent increase of unruly student behavior.

Southern Lehigh High School: Disney's The Little Mermaid  WFMZ Allentown

Southern Lehigh High School: Disney's The Little Mermaid | 2018 Freddy Awards participating high school . Your source for everything about the Freddy Awards ...

Allentown man killed girl shortly after coming home, grabbing pistol, police say  Allentown Morning Call

Antwan Washington entered his Allentown home Tuesday afternoon and went directly upstairs before he came back down with a loaded pistol, according to the ...

Gridiron at J. Birney Crum Stadium officially dubbed Andre Reed Field  Allentown Morning Call

Andre Reed caught the first pass on Andre Reed Field, dedicated during halftime of the Dieruff-Allen rivalry game Saturday.

Ex-teacher found guilty on 3 counts for leading walkout in Allentown School District  Allentown Morning Call

ALLENTOWN -- During four hours of testimony, two pictures emerged of the former charter school teacher who carried a bullhorn and marched with hundreds of.

Prom 2018: The Lehigh Valley's best dresses, poses, dancing and more (PHOTOS)

Look back at some of the best photos from this year's Lehigh Valley proms.

America on Wheels features "Fabulous Fins of the Fifties and Sixties"  69News WFMZ-TV

The display showcases cars that had fins as the prominent feature.

Man is charged in Allentown shooting death, but he's on the loose  Allentown Morning Call

Allentown police have charged a 20-year-old man in the killing of in the 300 block of Linden Street.

William Allen High School gets three new assistant principals  The Express Times -

The new hires continue the district's efforts to create stability at the William Allen High School, which has seen an inordinate amount of employee turnover in ...

Allentown to hold meetings on noisy Andre Reed Park that fueled shouting match last summer  Allentown Morning Call

A half a year after shouting erupted over noisy basketball players at Andre Reed Park, Allentown will hold two public meetings to gather input for a master plan ...

Kennedy, Nixon and other candidates who campaigned in the Lehigh Valley (PHOTOS)

You'll find photos here of presidential candidates, vice presidents, VP candidates and other major political figures.

Decision to close Andre Reed Park basketball courts draws a whistle  Allentown Morning Call

Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski's decision to cut off basketball play at an East Allentown park has youth sports organizers and other city politicos crying foul.

Allentown teacher: 'I feel like a correctional officer'  Allentown Morning Call

During breakfast at an Allentown elementary school, a third-grader became so angry with another child in the cafeteria that he wrapped his hands around the ...

Allentown holds ceremony in honor of Flag Day  69News WFMZ-TV

Flag Day sometimes flies under the holiday radar, but organizers told 69 News no matter how different people are, they still unite under the nation's banner.

The Lehigh Valley's 21 highest NFL draft selections

From Chuck Bednarik to Andre Reed, the area standouts who entered the pros via early picks.

Jim Wehr named fire chief in Allentown  Allentown Morning Call

Allentown Mayor Ray O'Connell announced Jim Wehr, a 24-year veteran of the department, will be the city's interim fire chief.

Pomp and circumstance: Allentown parents complete program to learn English  Allentown Morning Call

Htee Kee only had four years of schooling before she was sent to a refugee camp at the Thailand-Burma border, a place where she and her family were not ...

'Juvenile lifer' gives up bid for shorter sentence in girl's slaying, says he does 'not deserve' one  Allentown Morning Call

Brian Bahr is the latest former juvenile "lifer" to return to court to be resentenced following a U.S. Supreme Court ruling that struck down mandatory life sentences ...

Allentown teachers, school board agree to four-year contract  Allentown Morning Call

Allentown teachers, school board agree to four-year contract that will raise the starting salary and protect teachers who have been assaulted by students.

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