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Bethlehem Township zoners deny variances for Miller Heights home

The Bethlehem Township Zoning Hearing Board Wednesday night denied variance requests to build a single-family home on a Miller Heights lot that residents say is a potential flood zone.

Warren County maintains AA bond rating

Warren County Freeholders in session

Warren County maintained an AA bond rating in 2015 thanks in part to the sale of the county-owned nursing home, according to Financial Officer Dan Olshefski.

Residents say new Bethlehem Township home would cause more flooding

Residents say new home would cause more flooding
BETHLEHEM TWP., Pa.

A property owner is asking the Bethlehem Township Zoning Board for permission to build on a potential flood zone but residents say it's a bad idea and they have the pictures to prove it

Half-naked morning stroll lands Macungie man in jail

MACUNGIE, Pa.

Police said the 58-year-old, who was drunk, was spotted by parents and kids walking to the school bus

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Under bill, engineers can't operate trains if license pulled

New Jersey Transit train

njtransit.com

A top New Jersey lawmaker is pushing legislation to prevent engineers from operating trains if their driver's licenses are revoked or suspended for drunken driving violations.

Little public interest at public meeting on proposed plan

Southwesternn Lehigh County Comprehensive Plan meeting

Another mile marker was passed Tuesday night on the long road toward developing a new comprehensive plan for six municipalities in southwestern Lehigh County.

Council dissolves Reading Area Water Authority

Council dissolves Reading Area Water Authority

69 News

Reading City Council unanimously passed a resolution Monday night to dissolve the Reading Area Water Authority.

Christie faces deadline on bill to fund lead abatement

Gov. Chris Christie

Republican Gov. Chris Christie faces a decision on legislation that would put $10 million into an account for removing lead paint from homes.

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