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4 hrs ago | WFMZ-TV Allentown
The City of Bethlehem is proposing a minimum 10,000 square foot expansion of its existing recycling plant in Hanover Township, Northampton County.
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8 hrs ago | NJ.com
Authorities have identified the victim in today's shooting death in the 300 block of Central Park Avenue as 37-year-old Thida Nyint.
8 hrs ago | WFMZ
It's not known yet whether the constables who were escorting Daniel Preziosi when Preziosi escaped will face any kind of disciplinary action.
14 hrs ago | NJ.com
A Forks Township woman accused of burning down the Mineral Springs Hotel in October will face a slew of charges in Northampton County Court in February.
19 hrs ago | NJ.com
An Easton man this morning rejected a plea bargain to voluntary manslaughter, choosing to take his chances at trial on allegations he killed a man with a single punch Christmas Eve .
Workers remove the tree-damaged pavilion that formerly stood over the Merry Mixer ride at Bushkill Park in Forks Township.
A Bath woman was arraigned on retail theft charges after she and two girls stole food from a Wegmans store, according to the Colonial Regional Police Department.
A 24-year-old Bath man accused in an armed robbery escaped from the custody of two constables this afternoon in Nazareth after his charges were bound over for Northampton County Court.
Officials said 24-year-old Danie Preziosi had a preliminary hearing at Magesterial District Judge John Capobianco's office at 136 S. Main Street in Nazareth.
Northampton County Judge Leonard Zito may be retiring at the end of the year, but don't expect the Bangor native to pack up his black robe anytime soon.
When Bob Donchez takes the oath of office as mayor of Bethlehem, he will leave behind an empty seat on City Council.
Lehigh Valley residents started digging out this morning after as much as 11 inches of snow fell in some parts of the region.
Weekend Storm Will Be Worse Than Predicted The Lehigh Valley could see up to 9 inches of snow.
"While the other storm was still being cleaned up, we were already in motion to prepare for this storm," said Ralph Johnson head of Public Works.
Mulligan, who once sang opera on stages in New York and elsewhere, can point to - and people can now see - the beautiful music being made, in a sense, through his revitalization efforts in Downtown Easton.