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Small groups of homeless residents are camping out in semi-permanent encampments on public lands across the Lehigh Valley. Read more
Many Lehigh Valley first responders are finding new ways to stay safe and keep working through the pandemic. Read more
A coalition of advocacy groups filed a lawsuit late Monday over Pennsylvania’s mailed ballot return deadlines, seeking an extra week for voters to send them Read more
Governor Tom Wolf plans to partially reopen some parts of the state on May 8. But, PA Post’s Ed Mahon, reports that’s not good enough Read more
Pennsylvania hospitals may be able to resume elective procedures and surgeries in the near future. Read more
PA governor calls for mandated race and ethnicity data for all coronavirus testing to get accurate picture of virus impact By Jen Rehill April 28, Read more
The national guard is stepping in to help shore up a staffing shortage at Northampton County’s nursing home following a serious outbreak at the facility. Read more
With more people working long hours from home, some doctors say there could be negative impacts on your physical health. WLVR’s Staci Inez reports. Read more
Some Pennsylvania outdoor recreation activities can begin Friday. Read more
Lehigh Valley nonprofit Promise Neighborhoods has been reaching out to families with young children in need because of the coronavirus pandemic. WLVR’s Staci Inez explains Read more
Stimulus checks are popping up in mailboxes and bank accounts across the Lehigh Valley. Although some may be tempted to splurge — WLVR’s Brittany Sweeney Read more
Non-life sustaining businesses are closed in the Valley. But folks have to eat. And WLVR’s Brad Klein reports that pizza remains unchanged. It’s still perfectly Read more
Muslims in the Lehigh Valley are adapting the rituals of Islam’s holiest month to the circumstances of the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more
Last year, the Central PA Yoga Love Festival was held at a rustic retreat center in rural Perry county and was a weekend escape into Read more
Roughly 20-30 people showed up to the PPL Center in downtown Allentown — a city that’s been hard hit by coronavirus — to protest stay-at-home Read more
In a rapid about face, the Pennsylvania Health Department will no longer include probable cases in its COVID-19 death totals. Read more
Five of the Lehigh Valley’s 11 ‘producer-only’ Farmers Markets will open - on schedule - the weekend of May 2nd. Read more
More than one-and-half million Pennsylvanians have submitted unemployment claims since mid-March, when the Wolf Administration started ordering businesses to close to help contain COVID-19. Read more
The Lehigh Valley will not be among the first areas of the state to reopen next month. Governor Tom Wolf outlined more details on the Read more
Organizations across the Lehigh Valley are celebrating the 50th anniversary of Earth Day - including the Wildlands Conservancy, which protects natural areas and waterways. Read more

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