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Forks Twp. board of supervisors meeting

Forks dealing with maintenance building headaches

Forks Twp board of supervisors Chairman John O'Neill calls the township's new maintenance building "the gift that keeps on giving."

Allentown City Council

Allentown council hires 4 cops, advances "Andre Reed Park"

Allentown City Council approved hiring four more police officers Wednesday night and advanced a proposal to rename an East Side park for pro football Hall of Famer Andre Reed.

Man upset over stolen pocketknife prompts police standoff

Timothy Snyder enters guilty plea in June standoff

Timothy Snyder of Northampton has entered a negotiated guilty plea in Northampton County County on charges that he caused a standoff with police in June.

Lehigh University

Lehigh University's entrepreneurship program honored

Accolades continue to pour in to Lehigh University for its outstanding program in entrepreneurial education.

Wehr's Dam at Covered Bridge Park, South Whitehall Twp.

South Whitehall Township

Wehr's Dam supporters seek answers from South Whitehall Twp.

Proponents of saving Wehr's Dam said the administration of South Whitehall Township is darn slow when it comes to determining the dam's future.

Attorney Lisa A. Pereira and developer Rick Albertson outline the plans for supervisors

Hanover Township likes proposed shopping center

There were no plans to approve but Hanover Township supervisors Wednesday said they are willing to close Lloyd Street for a proposed shopping center.

Lower Saucon council

Lower Saucon Council hears proposal for luxury apartment complex

Three Lower Saucon Township council members Wednesday heard a proposal from a New Jersey-based developer for a new 204-unit luxury apartment complex.

Owner hoping to keep new Coastal Grille afloat in Spring

Owner hoping to keep new Coastal Grille afloat in Spring

A new casual dining seafood restaurant is setting up shop in Broadcasting Square in Spring Township.

Bethlehem Council tables amusement tax increase

A proposed amusement tax increase for Bethlehem was unanimously tabled by City Council Tuesday night.

Phillipsburg town council meeting

Phillipsburg municipal website getting an upgrade

Phillipsburg's government website is getting ready to enter the iPad age.

Northampton County Courthouse generic sign

“Facility Dude” to improve maintenance issues for Northampton Co.

Northampton County officials are hoping a new system of computerized checklists will finally bring an end to maintenance problems that have nagged the county for years.

Parkland School District administration bldg

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Parkland School District unveils three-year strategic plan

What will the Parkland School District look like over the next three years?


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On this Day

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    On this day: September 18

    America takes out its first loan, The New York Times and the United States Air Force are born, guitar legend Jimi Hendrix dies, and "The Guiding Light" ends after 72 years, all on this day.

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