allentown allentown  /ˈæ lən ˌtaʊn/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a city in eastern Pennsylvania; an industrial and commercial center

News

  1. ALLENTOWN: Borough hears calls to help local businesses

    ALLENTOWN — Residents and business owners packed the municipal meeting room June 11 to ask the Borough Council to better support and promote local businesses.
    on June 25, 2013     Source: The Messenger-Press

  2. Allentown road closed, home evacuated for gas leak

    A road in Allentown is closed and one house was evacuated for a gas leak on Tuesday morning.
    on June 25, 2013     Source: WPVI 6abc Philadelphia

  3. Allentown crews seek source of possible gas leak

    ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) - Authorities are investigating reports of a possible gas leak in Allentown. Dispatchers say emergency crews are searching for the source after someone reported the smell of gas around 10 a.m. Tuesday.
    on June 25, 2013     Source: New Jersey Herald

Quotes

  1. "Through sheer grit and determination, these companies have weathered the recession and are ready to grow. But when you talk to small business owners in places like Allentown, Pa., or Elyria, Ohio, you find out that even though banks on Wall Street...
    on Jan 28, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: Reuters

  2. "I am astounded, that you would threaten to file a grievance against the City of Allentown because the administration wisely chooses to make volunteer opportunities available," Dent said. "Especially when this type of frivolous grievance...
    on Nov 18, 2009 By: Charlie Dent Source: FOXNews

  3. "This was a significant heroin arrest for the Allentown area," Corbett said. "We believe that these individuals were capable of selling more than 1,000 bags of heroin a day with an estimated street value of $20,000."
    on Mar 3, 2009 By: Tom Corbett Source: Allentown Morning Call

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