Saturday Jul 19
Freemansburg garbage contract dispute leaves borough with no hauler
The borough awarded the contract in April to Advanced Disposal Services of Lehigh Valley.
Freemansburg officials set up safety committee to review volunteer fire company
The committee will make recommendations to borough council as the six-month probationary period for the 107-year-old volunteer force will end this month.
Freemansburg fire department shores up ranks after shutdown threat
Eight months after a plan was unveiled to disband the Freemansburg Volunteer Fire Co., the 107-year-old institution is on the brink of recovery.
Bethlehem Township, Pa., man allegedly struggles with police confiscating fireworks
A Bethlehem Township, Pennsylvania , man struggled with police during a suspected DUI traffic stop in Freemansburg where authorities seized fireworks from the vehicle in which he was traveling, according to court records.
MS Recycling violating state law with Freemansburg operation, DEP says
Piles of wood debris rise above trucks and other equipment on a portion of a property in Freemansburg where MS Recycling set up operations after being forced to close down in Glendon.
Teen sentenced to probation in revenge porn case
For posting a snapshot online of his ex-girlfriend performing oral sex, a Bethlehem Township teen received nine months of probation Thursday under a plea bargain in a revenge porn case.
Slate Belt recycling facility owner indicted on charges he wrote over $41,000 in bad checks
The owner of a troubled Northampton County recycling facility has been indicted on charges he wrote $41,000 worth of bad checks to a Warren County fuel company.