Boyfriend Beat, Threatened Woman for 4 Days: Police
A South Bethlehem woman was slapped, kicked, hit multiple times with a baseball bat, threatened with a knife and threatened with her life over four days before police were finally called to intervene and take her boyfriend away in handcuffs on Sunday, according to court records.
Region digs out from beneath first significant snowfall
"I think it's wonderful. I come from New England, so I'm used to the snow," said Herb Gifford, of North Whitehall Twp., Lehigh Co.
Are Garbage Trucks Waking You at Night?
South Whitehall Township officially lowered its residential garbage collection fee from $344 to $280 a year last week, thanks to a new, less expensive contract with its current trash hauler-J.P. Mascaro.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Man assaults girlfriend over 4-day period, police say
A man kicked and slapped his girlfriend, threatened her with a knife and hit her with a baseball bat over a four-day period, officials said.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Man Admits to Sex Assaults of 4 Teenage Girls
A young man who confessed to sexually assaulting several teenage girls in South Whitehall and Upper Macungie townships --one of the incidents was on New Year's Day of 2011 -- pleaded guilty this week in Lehigh County Court.
Driver Hurt in Cedar Crest Blvd. Crash: Police
A driver was hurt in a car crash early Thursday in the 100 block of South Cedar Crest Boulevard, just south of Broadway, South Whitehall police said.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Whitehall, Coplay, Catasauqua review CRIZ application
Officials from Whitehall Township, Coplay and Catasauqua met Thursday morning to review their application for the municipal City Revitalization and Improvement Zone, or CRIZ.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Agreement on composting facility approved in South Whitehall Twp.
The South Whitehall Township Board of Commissioners voted to approve a motion that reaches an agreement involving a composting facility during Wednesday night's meeting.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
North Whitehall Board Renews Property and Income Tax Rates
The North Whitehall Township Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to renew their annual tax resolution at this Monday's council meeting in Coplay.
Two People Hurt in Route 100 Crash
Upper Macungie police say two people were hurt Monday morning in a crash on Route 100.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
The Jersey Journal
Dana Lynn Baer is engaged to marry Eli Xhaferi
Dean Baer of New Providence and Elizabeth Anastasides of Whitehall, Pa., are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Dana Lynn Baer to Eli Xhaferi, son of Vullnet and Natasha Xhaferi of Belle Harbor, N.Y. Dana is a 2009 graduate of East Stroudsburg University with an M.S. in speech language pathology and is employed as a speech ... (more)
Fri Nov 29, 2013
The Morning Call
Shopping Scout 11/30
Organ: Betty of East Greenville is looking for a used church-style organ, in good condition.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Program seeks to provide presents to area seniors in need
Whitehall Twp., Lehigh Co.-based Home Instead Senior care is hoping people will make it a holly, jolly Christmas for some seniors in need.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Nor'easter Ends With Coating of Snow: Your Wednesday
The National Weather Service predicts that we could get another inch of rain before we are done with this storm.
Businesses Brace For Cyber-Monday Holiday Shopping Threats
Businesses will be required to stave off threats from several fronts this holiday shopping season, say some security experts, who recommend business conduct a thorough assessment of security practices to help reduce risks.
Where to Get a Free Thanksgiving Meal
By Jack Tobias Area churches and organizations have scheduled free Thanksgiving meals.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
South Whitehall police catch burglar stripping house
South Whitehall Township police caught a burglar in the act as he was stripping an empty house that was being renovated.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
The Morning Call
Trains chugging in for the holidays
Jane and Greg Cook of Bethlehem and their grandson Max Babbin watch model trains move around the track at the Lehigh Valley Heritage Museum in 2012.
Big Parkland Game, 'Oliver,' Zumbathon: Your Weekend
By Daryl Nerl and Mary Ellen Alu It's shaping up to be a busy weekend, from football to stage productions to holiday festivities.
Rittenhouse Realty Advisors Sells 78-Unit Apartment Complex in Whitehall, Lehigh County, PA
The property, built in 1971, sits on close to 4 acres and features a mix of one, two and three bedroom units.