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Heavy Rain, Searing Heat are on the Way, Forecasters Say

If you thought Tuesday was a hot one in Hellertown, local weather forecasters would like you to know “you ain’t seen nothin’ yet.” Tuesday’s high in the low 90s will be mild in comparison to the heat wave that’s predicted to affect eastern Pennsylvania and other northeastern states this weekend, when meteorologists are warning that the mercury could soar well into the upper 90s.

Borough, Township Police Remind Residents of Fireworks Laws

On the eve of Independence Day, when many local residents will celebrate the national holiday with their own colorful displays of fireworks, local officials are reminding them that in spite of the legalization of fireworks in Pennsylvania there are rules that still must be followed when using them.