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New fire engine in Bangor in 1914 - Almanac, April 21, 2014
In 1918, Baron Manfred von Richthofen, the German ace known as the "Red Baron," was killed in action during World War I. In 2013, Joe Scarborough, a 50-year-old self-employed electrical contractor, rolled the first 900 series in Professional Bowlers Association history - three straight perfect games.
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Sat Apr 19, 2014
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Save the dates for these Lehigh Valley events
DONLEY AWARDS LUNCHEON: Community Services for Children will present The Inez and Edward Donley Awards for Children's Advocacy at a luncheon noon April 23 in the Founders Room at The Sands Conference Center.
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Easter Bunny train sparks New Jersey brush fires
The Express-Times newspaper in Easton, Pennsylvania, reports the fires occurred Saturday in Pohatcong Township and Phillipsburg.
Easton South Side is site of 11 thefts from vehicles since Wednesday
Easton police report 11 thefts from vehicles in South Side neighborhoods over the past few days, according to a news release.
Police charge suspect in Bethlehem Twp. hit-and-run
Bethlehem Township police have charged a man accused of fleeing the scene of an accident after he allegedly cut off a tractor trailer that ended up overturning and crashing into a home, narrowly missing a woman and her baby.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
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Easton cartoonist brings L.A. style to the Valley | VIDEO, PHOTOS
It is not the most common occurrence for someone from the Lehigh Valley to move to California and then move back.
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Easton's State Theatre warns patrons about buying Jackson Browne tickets on other sites
Officials from Easton's State Theatre, which earlier this month announced a solo acoustic concert by Rock and Roll Hall of Fame singer-songwriter Jackson Browne on Aug. 9, were surprised to find that the website www.Concertfix.com on Friday was offering what it said was a dwindling number of tickets to the show.
Easton man charged with assaulting security guard at county welfare office, police report
Lloyd Vaughan was arrested by Easton police following a Thursday afternoon assault at the Northampton County Assistance Office, 201 Larry Holmes Drive.
Five-vehicle accident reported on Cattell Street on Easton's College Hill
The driver who reportedly caused a five-vehicle crash just after 8:30 this morning on College Hill in Easton blamed a mechanical failure, authorities said.
Police: Woman snaps photo of man exposing himself to her -
Colonial Regional police charged a man they said exposed himself to a woman who took a photo of his face and license plate.
Record Store Day 2014: Where to go to find exclusive releases and vintage vinyl
Main Street Jukebox in Stroudsburg, Pa. is one of several independent record stores celebrating Record Store Day on Saturday.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Freedom ends for Easton man wanted for drug-related cases
Jackson ran in the opposite direction across the Bushkill Creek and climbed up a steep hill in an attempt to escape.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
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'Orange is the New Black' author Piper Kerman speaks at Lafayette College
Piper Kerman, author of the best-selling memoir " Orange is the New Black: My Year in a Woman's Prison," discussed both her experience behind bars and the state of our country's corrections system Wednesday night at Lafayette College 's Colton Chapel in Easton.
Easton Area School District looks for teachers union consent to pass budget plan
Easton Area School District administrators say if they want to balance the budget, they need the teachers union's help.
New grand jury will continue work of investigating unsolved crimes, Northampton County DA says
Northampton County District Attorney John Morganelli said he will convene a new grand jury to investigate unsolved crimes as he released a report detailing the previous grand jury's work for the past two years.
Large fish washes ashore along Delaware River
A recent discovery along the Delaware River has people intrigued. Greg Murphy, a fisheries biologist with the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission, said the carcass of an adult Atlantic sturgeon washed ashore and someone discovered it just north of Easton it over the weekend.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Easton schools present plan to avoid teacher cuts
Easton Area school administrators say they have a way to balance the 2014-2015 budget without anyone losing their jobs.
State Theatre Collecting 'Books for Belle' for Easton Area Public Library
In conjunction with two June productions of Disney's Beauty and the Beast, the State Theatre Center for the Arts will be collecting "Books for Belle" with the donated books staying in the local community at the Easton Area Public Library.
Taylor-Wharton to build Easton plant in 1914 - Almanac, April 15, 2014
In 2009, whipped up by conservative commentators and bloggers, tens of thousands of protesters staged "tea parties" around the country to tap into the collective angst stirred up by a bad economy, government spending and bailouts.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Pennsylvania dog wardens canvassing Easton to check licenses, vaccinations
Dog wardens are canvassing Easton homes this week and continuing their efforts through June across Northampton County to ensure dog owners have current licenses and rabies vaccinations for their dogs, the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture said today.