Local man has dressed up as Santa for 50 years
Dressing as Santa Claus is a calling 73-year-old Stanley Parenti never thought would grow to such a large scale. Each year he pays a visit to nearly 1,000 children. "It just makes me feel happy," Parenti said. Parenti of Breinigsville has been playing the man in the red suit since he was 18-years-old. It started with a request from a friend, and continues because of the way it makes Parenti ...
Tractor trailer careens off road, crashes into business
Officials in Lehigh County are investigating after a tractor trailer crashed into a local business. It happened at 8:20 Tuesday morning, at B. Braun Medical Inc. on Boulder Drive in Breinigsville. Officials at B. Braun said the truck was traveling on Schantz Road, when it went off the road, down a hill and struck a concrete wall, leaving a 6'x6' hole. No one was hurt. Structural engineers have ...
Hundreds of feet of copper wire stolen from PPL
Police in Lehigh County are investigating after several hundred feet of copper wire was stolen from a PPL substation. Police said the theft happened sometime between Nov. 26 and Dec. 2 at the PPL substation property on Long Lane in Breinigsville. About 400 feet of bare copper wire and another 400 feet of copper-coated steel wire were stolen . The estimated value of the stolen wire is $2,300 ...
Pa. hunters encouraged to share the harvest
HARRISBURG ? Hunters can help feed the more than 1.8 million Pennsylvanians who are at risk for hunger by donating venison through the state-supported Hunters Sharing the Harvest deer donation program.
Outside the Box: How Boston Beer?s Jim Koch got the big brewers to follow him
After 30 years, the Sam Adams founder is blazing new trails again, writes Jason Notte.
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