9 hrs ago
5 Cars Towed During Weekend Snowstorm, Chief Says
Just five cars had to be towed from snow emergency routes during Saturday's snowstorm, when a snow emergency was in effect for 24 hours, borough council was told by Police Chief Robert Shupp Monday.
14 hrs ago
Hellertown man charged in latest round of threats to girlfriend, police say
A Hellertown man faces charges for Monday evening threats to his girlfriend who called their relationship an abusive one, court records say.
17 hrs ago
Man, girlfriend arrested for trading blows, police say
Jarid S. Solosky and Camille E. Moreno took turns battering one another during a fight that started around midnight Tuesday, officials said.
21 hrs ago
GPS stolen from vehicle stuck in snow
Lower Saucon Police are asking for the public's help in catching whomever stole a GPS from a vehicle which became stuck in snow Monday morning.
L. Saucon Residents Told of Upcoming Library Services Changes
As of Jan. 1, Lower Saucon Township will no longer be a member municipality of the Bethlehem Area Public Library system, and that will mean some changes for township residents accustomed to using it.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Hellertown residents warned about throwing snow into streets
Hellertown residents need to think twice from now on about shoveling or blowing snow directly onto borough streets.
Power Outage Reported on Zimpher Lane
Eighteen PPL customers on Zimpher Lane in Hellertown borough were without power as of about 9 p.m., according to the company website's Outage Center map .
Hellertown Meth Lab Operators Plead Guilty
A mother and son who operated a meth lab inside a Main Street, Hellertown home pleaded guilty in Northampton County Court in separate hearings Thursday, the Morning Call reported.
Hellertown Resident Graduates from Alvernia U.
Cynthia L. Micklus of Hellertown has earned a Bachelor of Arts degree cum laude in criminal justice from Alvernia University, according to a news release.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
Easton School Board has full plate in 1913 - Almanac Dec. 15, 2013
In 2003, former nurse Charles Cullen was charged with murder after telling prosecutors he had killed 30 to 40 severely ill patients in Pennsylvania and New Jersey since 1987 by injecting them with drugs.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
Snowstorms, Rita's Burglary, White Strips Theft Arrests Top Local News
Weekend Storm Will Be Worse Than Predicted The Lehigh Valley could see up to 9 inches of snow.
Snow Emergency Declared in Hellertown Borough
The Borough of Hellertown has declared a snow emergency effective at 10 a.m. Saturday.
Man Accused of Firing Gun Near Woman's Head Has Charges Dismissed
A Hellertown man accused of firing a gun near his girlfriend's head in November had the most serious charges against him-including aggravated assault and simple assault-dismissed , after evidence indicated that his girlfriend may have fired the gun herself while she was intoxicated, the Express-Times reported.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Holiday Cheer Fills Grist Mill's Tavern Room
The Hellertown Historical Society hosted its annual Holiday Open House on two consecutive evenings last weekend at the Heller-Wagner Grist Mill on Walnut Street in the borough.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Will the Saucon Valley See More Snow This Weekend?
It's still a couple of days away, but this weekend holds the possibility of more snow for the Saucon Valley area, according to the latest National Weather Service forecasts .
Borough Man Accused of Rape Waives Preliminary Hearing
By Jack Tobias An 18-year-old Hellertown man who told police he was acting out a "rape fantasy" in an alleged sex assault of a 14-year-old girl waived his preliminary hearing Wednesday.
Holiday Lights Twinkle on Hellertown's Main Street [Photos]
With Christmas only a couple of weeks away, businesses and homeowners up and down Hellertown's Main Street are celebrating the season by decorating with lights and other festive accents.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Retail Therapy Bingo, Intermediate School Concert, Newtown Vigil
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Dewey Fire Co. Santa Run, Holiday Shopping at the Mill, Retail Therapy Bingo
Free and open to the public. Noon, Dewey Fire Co. No. 1 annual Santa Run, various neighborhoods throughout Hellertown Noon to 2 p.m., Holiday Shopping at the Heller-Wagner Grist Mill sponsored by the Hellertown Historical Society, 150 W. Walnut St., Hellertown Noon to 4 p.m., Photos with Santa and Toy Train Display open, Heller-Wagner Grist Mill , ... (more)
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Most serious charges dismissed against Hellertown man accused of firing gun
The most serious charges against a Hellertown man accused of shooting a gun near his girlfriend's head were dropped today after evidence surfaced that the victim may have been the one who shot the firearm.