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Wilson meeting addresses violence in borough

Double shooting leaves Wilson residents scared

A rash of violent crime in one borough in Northampton County has residents seeing red.Last week, Susan Counterman sat in an alley near her home with a man who'd just been shot.

The shooting still haunts her a week later.

"I didn't even want to be home," on Sunday, she said. "It was playing in my head."

She's not the only one still haunted by last week's week's double shooting in the 1500 block of Washington Street. A standing-room-only crowd of Wilson residents packed Monday night's borough council meeting to ask officials for help.

"When I have to sit on my front porch with my .9 mm, that's…

Crayola to color outside state lines

Get the burnt sienna and yellow lemon crayons ready: Crayola is expanding into the Sunshine State.

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Crash closes intersection in Northampton County

Police are on the scene of a crash that has closed an intersection in Northampton County.

Steve Wiencek talks to the audience Monday night at his last school board meeting as business manager, a post he held 16 years.

With cake, a plaque and a gift, Bangor says farewell to business manager

Bangor Area School District officials said goodbye Monday night to Steve Wiencek, the district’s business manager who is retiring after 16 years.

Residents rally to save Green Pond farm from development

Residents rally to save Green Pond farm from development

"Save Green Pond" is the rallying cry from people who live in one part of Northampton County.

Northampton Co. Exec John Brown at a town meeting

Northampton County exec undeterred by low attendance, budget deficit

Low attendance at his town meeting didn't affect John Brown's attitude.


Northampton Area SD directors approve additional campus renovations

On a placid midsummer night, the Northampton Area School District Board of Directors looked years into the future.

Route 611 ramp from Route 22 reopens; Snyder Street exit to close

There's some new road closures in Easton as work continues on the Easton-Phillipsburg Toll Bridge Rehabilitation Project.

Printing out a new type of medical technology

Printing out a new type of medical technology

Some Lehigh University students are teaming up with therapists at Good Shepherd Rehab to get the upper hand on what may be the future of prosthetic.

Workers sickened by unknown chemical in Northampton

Workers sickened by unknown chemical in Northampton

Hazmat crews are investigating the source of a chemical that made several workers sick at a business in Northampton County on Monday.

Santa Valentin arrested for stealing $20,000

Fifty-one-year-old Santa Marta Valentin has been arrested for stealing $20,000 from E-Z Cash in Allentown.

Horse show benefits shelter

Horse show benefits animal shelter

Sunday's weather was perfect for a horse show, planned to raise funds for a non-profit animal shelter.


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