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PennDOT will improve Route 33/512 interchange
"Much-needed improvements" will begin Tuesday on Route 33's interchange with Route 512 in Northampton County, announced spokesmen for the state Department of Transportation.
Thu May 23, 2013
Waldron Clinches 4th Dem City Council Nomination
Adam Waldron held on to a narrow primary election margin and took the fourth and final Democratic nomination for Bethlehem City Council , according to unofficial vote totals.
Coroner IDs man killed in crash outside home
Investigators in Northampton County have identified a man who was killed in a car crash -- just outside his home.
Bethlehem woman charged in 2011 convenience store robbery
A woman wanted in a 2011 Bethlehem convenience store robbery was arraigned Tuesday on those charges, according to court records.
Felony charge against Wind Gap man accused of assault in church...
Guy John Murphy II , 20, waived his right to a preliminary hearing Wednesday before Senior District Judge Elmo Frey Jr.
Witness describes Christmas Eve assault that authorities say led to man's death
It was a near-instant punch to the head that sent the victim of a fatal Christmas Eve assault to the ground unconscious, a witness testified today during the preliminary hearing today for Antonio Ortiz , the man accused in the murder.
Bushkill Twp. Holding Memorial Day Ceremony Sunday
Bushkill Township is paying tribute to its veterans. The township will hold a Veterans Remembrance and Flag Retirement Ceremony at 1 p.m. Sunday in honor of veterans on Memorial Day.
Army vet, victim in Easton car arsons, told she must pay towing charges
The 25-year-old Easton resident owned one of the five cars set ablaze last weekend in the West Ward, in what city police ruled were arsons .
Tight race for the last spot on Democratic ballot for Northampton County Council
The last spot on the Democratic ballot for Northampton County Council remains up for grabs as Northampton County election officials still have to count nearly 500 absentee ballots and votes from a malfunctioning voting machine.
Wed May 22, 2013
Man Killed Self as Police Tried to Serve Warrant: Police Chief
A Nazareth man killed himself Monday night as police were approaching him with a warrant, Police Chief Thomas Trachta said Tuesday afternoon.
Couple arrested in Easton raid face drug charges, police say
Judge Richard Yetter sent Candelario to Northampton County Prison in lieu of $65,000 bail.
Judge refuses to dismiss charges against Allentown man who allegedly claimed package full of meth
A Northampton County judge today denied motions to dismiss drug charges against an Allentown man accused of receiving methamphetamine in the mail so he could later sell it.
Donchez Likely Winner of Democratic Mayoral Primary
City Councilman Bob Donchez appears to be the man Bethlehem voters have picked, by a slim margin, to be the city's next mayor.
Northampton County Council race: Peg Ferraro, nine others claim victory
Voters have selected the five Republicans and five Democrats who will square off in November's county council race, according to unofficial results.
Pat Vulcano Loses School Board Seat
After 12 years, Pat Vulcano Jr.'s time with the Easton Area School Board seems to be at an end.
Northampton and Lehigh County 2013 primary election is today
Reporters Sara Satullo, Lynn Olanoff and Tom Shortell are out at campaign parties in Northampton county tonight.
Seiple Farms fall fatal to construction worker
A construction worker from Lancaster County was killed in a fall early this morning at a Northampton County farm, Pennsylvania State Police said.
Tue May 21, 2013
John Callahan wins Democratic primary race for Northampton County executive
Northampton County Executive candidate John Callahan speaks to crowd with his family next to him Tuesday after being declared the winner in the Democratic primary during a celebration party at Blue Grillhouse in Bethlehem Township, Pa.
Jennifer Sletvold wins Northampton County judge race
Bethlehem attorney Jennifer Sletvold led on both the Republican and Democratic ballots in the race to become the next judge in the Northampton County Court of Common Pleas.
Retired Boxer Holmes Wins Pa. Parking Dispute
Former heavyweight boxing champion Larry Holmes has won a legal round in a towing dispute at his eastern Pennsylvania restaurant.