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This week in Lehigh Valley history: Eagles open camp at Lehigh; locals at '96 Olympics bombing

This week in Lehigh Valley history: Eagles start penultimate camp at Lehigh in 2011; locals at ‘96 Olympics bombing (July 25-31)

Historical headlines from The Express-Times: In 2011, Lehigh Valley businesses relieved when Philadelphia Eagles return to Lehigh University training camp. In 1996, local athletes, security guards and sportswriters witness bombing of the Atlanta Olympic Games. In 1971, Pennsylvania previews anti-shoplifting campaign. In 1921, canal boat veterans make a last voyage down the D&L Canal. Lehigh Valley Then.