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27 min ago | NJ.com
Two Nazareth residents are in Northampton County Prison this morning after assaulting two people early Sunday morning at the American Hotel in the borough, according to court papers and a prison employee.
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The district engineer informed the Bethlehem Area School Board Monday night that it needs to schedule a public hearing before plans can move forward to build a new middle school.
A 30-year-old Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania, man was arrested on drug distribution charges following a several-month long investigation by the Monroe and Northampton County drug task force s and Stroud Regional police.
An undercover drug investigation led to a man being found in illegal possession of 101 30 mg oxycodone pills in Stroudsburg recently, authorities said.
Police in Northampton County have issued an arrest warrant for the man they say is responsible for shooting two men Sunday.
A man was shot in the abdomen in Wilson Borough and the person who fired has fled the scene, according to emergency radio reports and Northampton County emergency dispatch.
A woman is facing charges after allegedly starting a brawl with another woman at a Walmart in Northampton County, according to police.
Police are urging the business community to be on high alert after counterfeit money was used at several businesses in northern Northampton County.
Residents of one Northampton County neighborhood claim it's "going to the dogs."
Police are blocking off the intersection of Route 611 and East Nesquehoning Street on reports of a downed wire, according to emergency officials.
Allentown and Northampton County have struck an agreement to share 911 technology, a move that will comply with a state mandate, but also strengthen the system in the event of a natural disaster, officials said Wednesday.
His attorney, Robert Patterson, today described Ritchie's mistreatment at the hands of his parents - which included physical cruelty and sexual abuse of both Ritchie and his sister.
A Bethlehem woman blamed her postpartum depression on the violent outburst during which she impaled the father of her children with a military-style knife.
The Easton Police Department Special Response Unit and the Pennsylvania State Police Special Emergency Response Team helped the Easton Vice Unit serve search warrants July 18, 2014, at 503 and 609 Ferry St. in the city.
With her young son in the backseat, a Palmer Township woman angrily grabbed the steering wheel of a car causing it to crash into the center median on Route 22, police say.
Updated: Tue Jul 22, 2014 05:20 am
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