Lower Saucon Township

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The Morning Call
Chamber foundation announces its "Main Street" grant recipientsCanal Association: gazebo in memorial garden •Bath: Monocracy Creek Park lands
Chamber foundation announces its "Main Street" grant recipients
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
Canal Association: gazebo in memorial garden •Bath: Monocracy Creek Park landscaping •Macungie: bump out plantings •Lower Saucon Township: community message board •West Easton: benches and bike racks •Blue Mountain Farmers Market,... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Heroin's reach extends to the children of addictsover things." Maholland knew better than to abuse drugs. She comes from a law
Heroin's reach extends to the children of addicts
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
over things." Maholland knew better than to abuse drugs. She comes from a law enforcement family, her father a retired Lower Saucon Township police sergeant, and the father of her daughters also a policeman. Maholland said she began using in... Read more
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Philly.com
Girl hit by tree at amusement park in critical conditionTuesday. As a storm blew in and winds picked up, a 40-foot section of tree brok
Girl hit by tree at amusement park in critical condition
Philly.com / Posted 6 days ago
Tuesday. As a storm blew in and winds picked up, a 40-foot section of tree broke off and fell on them. Scott Kenney, of Lower Saucon Township, and his three kids were injured and taken to Geisinger Medical Center in Danville. A Geisinger... Read more
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The Morning Call
Why people should vote for Trumpmay not have been paid due to a court order, but no one successfully stays in b
Why people should vote for Trump
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
may not have been paid due to a court order, but no one successfully stays in business by not paying suppliers. Hillary Clinton, on the other hand, has sold herself to our enemies to satisfy her ambition. Charles J. Micklosky Lower Saucon Town... Read more
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The Express-Times
Out of gas, driver caught with drugs, gun, cops sayA Philadelphia man was arrested on firearms and drug charges after he ran out o
Out of gas, driver caught with drugs, gun, cops say
The Express-Times / Posted 6 days ago
A Philadelphia man was arrested on firearms and drug charges after he ran out of gas in Lower Saucon Township, according to court records. Gregory L. Wilson Jr., 36, of the 6700 block of Stenton Avenue, was sent to Northampton County Prison... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bethlehem man admits 2012 Lower Saucon Township home invasionA violent home invasion in Lower Saucon Township. Two convenience store robberi
Bethlehem man admits 2012 Lower Saucon Township home invasion
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
A violent home invasion in Lower Saucon Township. Two convenience store robberies. All three heists occurred in 2012 and long went unsolved. But on Friday, David Bermudez's past caught up with him. Bermudez, a 38-year-old Bethlehem man with a... Read more
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The Express-Times
Learn why this man robbed two gas stations, invaded a homeFriday to ten and a half to 21 years for gas station robberies in Allentown and
Learn why this man robbed two gas stations, invaded a home
The Express-Times / Posted 6 days ago
Friday to ten and a half to 21 years for gas station robberies in Allentown and Bethlehem Township and a home invasion in Lower Saucon Township. He said through an interpreter he committed the crimes due to his drug habit. He said he used "pills,... Read more
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Times News
4 family members hurt by tree felled by Pennsylvania stormsMedical Center in Danville. Scott Keeney and one of his other children, 8-year-
4 family members hurt by tree felled by Pennsylvania storms
Times News / Posted 7 days ago
Medical Center in Danville. Scott Keeney and one of his other children, 8-year-old Ryan, have been released from the hospital, while 4-year-old Grace was last reported in fair condition. The family is from Lower Saucon Township in Northampton Coun... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Old Poconos' resort to become drug rehab facility?The Lower Saucon Township manager said at Wednesday night’s council meeting she
Old Poconos' resort to become drug rehab facility?
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 7 days ago
The Lower Saucon Township manager said at Wednesday night’s council meeting she expects Steel City Park to be completed by the end of this year and explained the delay on the now two and a half years park project is due to road work and paving... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Lower Saucon family injured in freak accidentA Lower Saucon Township girl is recovering today from serious injuries in the h
Lower Saucon family injured in freak accident
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 7 days ago
A Lower Saucon Township girl is recovering today from serious injuries in the hospital after a freak accident at the Knoebels Amusement Resort in Elysburg, Pa. On Tuesday, 11-year-old Caitlyn Keeney, her father, and two siblings were all injured... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Alvernia University unveils 'ambitious' expansionThe Lower Saucon Township manager said at Wednesday night’s council meeting she
Alvernia University unveils 'ambitious' expansion
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 7 days ago
The Lower Saucon Township manager said at Wednesday night’s council meeting she expects Steel City Park to be completed by the end of this year and explained the delay on the now two and a half years park project is due to road work and paving... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
4 family members hurt by tree felled by Pennsylvania stormsMedical Center in Danville. Scott Keeney and one of his other children, 8-year-
4 family members hurt by tree felled by Pennsylvania storms
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
Medical Center in Danville. Scott Keeney and one of his other children, 8-year-old Ryan, have been released from the hospital, while 4-year-old Grace was last reported in fair condition. The family is from Lower Saucon Township in Northampton Coun... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
4 family members hurt by tree felled by Pennsylvania stormswhen part of a tree downed by severe storms fell on their campsite at a central
4 family members hurt by tree felled by Pennsylvania storms
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 7 days ago
when part of a tree downed by severe storms fell on their campsite at a central Pennsylvania resort. The family is from Lower Saucon Township in Northampton County. Locust Township police and officials with Knoebels Amusement Resort are... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
NETCAST for ThursdayThe Lower Saucon Township manager said at Wednesday night’s council meeting she
NETCAST for Thursday
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 7 days ago
The Lower Saucon Township manager said at Wednesday night’s council meeting she expects Steel City Park to be completed by the end of this year and explained the delay on the now two and a half years park project is due to road work and paving... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Lower Saucon Says Steel City Park to be completed by 2017The Lower Saucon Township manager said at Wednesday night’s council meeting she
Lower Saucon Says Steel City Park to be completed by 2017
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 8 days ago
The Lower Saucon Township manager said at Wednesday night’s council meeting she expects Steel City Park to be completed by the end of this year and explained the delay on the now two and a half years park project is due to road work and paving... Read more
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The Express-Times
4 from Northampton County hurt at Knoebels campground, reports saywhen part of a large tree fell on their campsite during a storm Tuesday, accord
4 from Northampton County hurt at Knoebels campground, reports say
The Express-Times / Posted 8 days ago
when part of a large tree fell on their campsite during a storm Tuesday, according to reports. The Keeney family, of Lower Saucon Township, were staying in the campground at Knoebels Amusement Resort in Elysburg, Pennsylvania. Pennlive.com... Read more
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The Brown and White
Lower Saucon's Mattare qualifies for 2016 U.S. Mid-Amateur ChampionshipMatt Mattare is back on the national stage. A 30-year-old Lower Saucon Townshi
Lower Saucon's Mattare qualifies for 2016 U.S. Mid-Amateur Championship
The Brown and White / Posted 9 days ago
Matt Mattare is back on the national stage. A 30-year-old Lower Saucon Township native, Mattare shot 1-under-par 32-38--70 Monday in a sectional qualifying event at Llanerch Country Club to successfully advance to the 36th U.S. Mid-Amateur... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Police warn of IRS ScammersScammers acting as Internal Revenue Service agents are targeting residents in L
Police warn of IRS Scammers
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 13 days ago
Scammers acting as Internal Revenue Service agents are targeting residents in Lower Saucon Township, according to police. Lower Saucon Township police say people with heavy accents are calling claiming to be IRS "agents" and demanding money owed to... Read more
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The Express-Times
Man allegedly reaching for dropped cigarette strikes utility poleA Lower Saucon Township man struck a utility pole when he reached for a dropped
Man allegedly reaching for dropped cigarette strikes utility pole
The Express-Times / Posted 14 days ago
A Lower Saucon Township man struck a utility pole when he reached for a dropped cigarette while driving, police said. Peter Skelly, of the 1300 block of Stonesthrow Road, at 6 a.m. Monday was driving a truck in the area of Lower Saucon Township... Read more
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The Express-Times
Driver threatens witness of hit-run with gun, cops saydriver followed by a man who witnessed her hit another vehicle and flee began c
Driver threatens witness of hit-run with gun, cops say
The Express-Times / Posted 14 days ago
driver followed by a man who witnessed her hit another vehicle and flee began cursing and threatening him with a gun, Lower Saucon Township police said. Police said the crash occurred at 11:35 a.m. Wednesday when Denise Debalso, of the 100... Read more
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The Brown and White
Bar games yield citations in Lehigh Valley, police sayGames of Chance Act and failure to adhere to by-laws Nov. 3 through June 1. Be
Bar games yield citations in Lehigh Valley, police say
The Brown and White / Posted 17 days ago
Games of Chance Act and failure to adhere to by-laws Nov. 3 through June 1. Beethoven Waldheim Inc., 1984 Waldheim Road in Lower Saucon Township, on July 29 for conducting raffle and another game Feb. 9 through April 2 in violation of state law;... Read more
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The Morning Call
Outsourcing can be preventedlike those espoused on so many other issues, is flawed by her legal background
Outsourcing can be prevented
The Morning Call / Posted 19 days ago
like those espoused on so many other issues, is flawed by her legal background — unfortunately influencing a very narrow spectrum seen in the thinking of so many politicians who lack economic and business acumen. John Varady Lower Saucon To... Read more
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The Express-Times
Have you seen this Chrysler or its driver? Cops want to knowA silver Chrysler struck a parked car at 5:20 p.m. Sunday outside Yanni's Taver
Have you seen this Chrysler or its driver? Cops want to know
The Express-Times / Posted 20 days ago
A silver Chrysler struck a parked car at 5:20 p.m. Sunday outside Yanni's Taverna and left, Lower Saucon Township police report. Video from the business at 3760 Old Philadelphia Pike shows an older man driving the Chrysler and backing into a maroon... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lower Saucon Township adds safe exchange spaceLOWER SAUCON TWP. — Police in Lower Saucon Township followed through on an incr
Lower Saucon Township adds safe exchange space
The Morning Call / Posted 21 days ago
LOWER SAUCON TWP. — Police in Lower Saucon Township followed through on an increasingly popular idea: setting up a safe space where people can meet to exchange items. Corp. Timothy Connell said anyone can use the space, which is in the parking lot... Read more
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The Morning Call
Police deserve thanks for visiting young cancer victimand Atos up close. It was the highlight of her brief stay at home. Officers Ca
Police deserve thanks for visiting young cancer victim
The Morning Call / Posted 21 days ago
and Atos up close. It was the highlight of her brief stay at home. Officers Cashatt (from Allentown) and Kunigus (from Lower Saucon Township) were so warm and friendly and we all learned many new things. They and their dogs are our heroes and... Read more
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The Express-Times
Man driving on I-78 points gun at motorist, police saygrey or light blue Hyundai Sonata pointed a black handgun on Wednesday afternoo
Man driving on I-78 points gun at motorist, police say
The Express-Times / Posted 21 days ago
grey or light blue Hyundai Sonata pointed a black handgun on Wednesday afternoon at another driver on Interstate 78 West in Lower Saucon Township, Pennsylvania State Police report. John Ginther, 33, of Greensville, Tennessee, told a trooper the man... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Driver threatened with handgun on I-78threatened him with a handgun along Interstate 78. It happened around 12:20 p.
Driver threatened with handgun on I-78
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 21 days ago
threatened him with a handgun along Interstate 78. It happened around 12:20 p.m. Wednesday near mile marker 68.5 in Lower Saucon Township, Northampton County. The 33-year-old man said the suspect pointed a handgun at him. The car then... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bethlehem tenant charged with stealing money, identity from landlordMohammed has a permanent address in the Bronx but lived in a building on Birkel
Bethlehem tenant charged with stealing money, identity from landlord
The Morning Call / Posted 22 days ago
Mohammed has a permanent address in the Bronx but lived in a building on Birkel Avenue owned by Gerald Johnson of Lower Saucon Township. According to Lower Saucon Township police, Mohammed forged and cashed checks from a bank account... Read more
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The Express-Times
Renter accused of wiring nearly $3K from landlord's bank account23, of the Bronx, allegedly made the transactions sometime between March and Ma
Renter accused of wiring nearly $3K from landlord's bank account
The Express-Times / Posted 22 days ago
23, of the Bronx, allegedly made the transactions sometime between March and May. The victim, Gerald Johnson, reported to Lower Saucon Township police the nine transactions totaling $2,976 were made on his business account, Alta Enterprise. He... Read more
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The Morning Call
Hundreds turn out for Museum of Industrial History opening in Bethlehemof Bethlehem Steel where he once worked as a motor inspector. Trace Williams h
Hundreds turn out for Museum of Industrial History opening in Bethlehem
The Morning Call / Posted 23 days ago
of Bethlehem Steel where he once worked as a motor inspector. Trace Williams has no memory of the light, a 7-year-old Lower Saucon Township boy more familiar with Wii video games than the machinery that helped win World War II. The two... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh Valley news in brief: NCC offers career assistance sessionsBethlehem. For information or to register, call New Choices at 610-861-5350. L
Lehigh Valley news in brief: NCC offers career assistance sessions
The Morning Call / Posted 26 days ago
Bethlehem. For information or to register, call New Choices at 610-861-5350. Lower Saucon seeks parks board volunteers Lower Saucon Township is seeking volunteers to serve on the Parks & Recreation Board. Meetings are held at 7 p.m. the first... Read more
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The Express-Times
National Night Out: What's happening in your communitychecks will also be available. The night will also include music and a performa
National Night Out: What's happening in your community
The Express-Times / Posted 27 days ago
checks will also be available. The night will also include music and a performance by the Hanover Starz Cheerleaders. Lower Saucon Township: Police and fire equipment will be traveling through areas throughout the night, stopping to meet with... Read more
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The Morning Call
Trump unfit for presidencypublic office in the world. Trump is unfit and has proved it over and over. Hi
Trump unfit for presidency
The Morning Call / Posted 28 days ago
public office in the world. Trump is unfit and has proved it over and over. His statements are inflammatory, ill-advised and dangerous. For the sake of our already great country, Trump must not become president. Paul Smith Lower Saucon T... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lower Saucon Police issue BOLO for strange creature known as fisher catLower Saucon Township police have issued an unusual BOLO — be on the look out —
Lower Saucon Police issue BOLO for strange creature known as fisher cat
The Morning Call / Posted 29 days ago
Lower Saucon Township police have issued an unusual BOLO — be on the look out — alert on their Facebook page. A resident spotted a fisher in the neighborhood around Quail Court Sunday night and wanted police to warn others that the animal, which is... Read more
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The Morning Call
Just what is a fisher cat?A Lower Saucon Township resident spotted a fisher Sunday night in the neighborh
Just what is a fisher cat?
The Morning Call / Posted 29 days ago
A Lower Saucon Township resident spotted a fisher Sunday night in the neighborhood around Quail Court. The animal, which is often erroneously called a fisher cat, could go after their dogs and cats. Police have even issued an unusual BOLO — be on... Read more
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The Morning Call
Victory depends on Sanders supportersThe fact that Clinton named Debbie Wasserman Schultz as an honorary chair in he
Victory depends on Sanders supporters
The Morning Call / Posted 29 days ago
The fact that Clinton named Debbie Wasserman Schultz as an honorary chair in her campaign is equivalent to admitting that the DNC pre-nominated Clinton. That fact may be just the last rock that sinks the boat. Charles Micklosky Lower Saucon Towns... Read more
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The Morning Call
All lives in America matterthose leaders, at the highest levels of government, who truly value human life
All lives in America matter
The Morning Call / Posted 30 days ago
those leaders, at the highest levels of government, who truly value human life far greater than political correctness and are not afraid to stand shoulder to shoulder and say: "Enough — all lives matter!" Rebecca A. Kesselring Lower Saucon Town... Read more
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The Express-Times
Meet the mammal that led to a police warningAn omnivorous mammal spotted in Lower Saucon Township is nothing to fool around
Meet the mammal that led to a police warning
The Express-Times / Posted a month ago
An omnivorous mammal spotted in Lower Saucon Township is nothing to fool around with, township police said. A fisher cat (Martes pennanti) has been reported roaming the area around Quail Court in the township, according to a posting Monday on the... Read more
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The Morning Call
District judge Tidd resigns, againa year after Tidd was re-elected to the six-year, $88,290-annual post, which ha
District judge Tidd resigns, again
The Morning Call / Posted a month ago
a year after Tidd was re-elected to the six-year, $88,290-annual post, which handles minor judicial cases in Hellertown and Lower Saucon Township. It comes five months after Tidd submitted a previous resignation, only to rescind it before it took... Read more
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The Express-Times
Alleged $4K Wine & Spirits theft fueled heroin addiction, reports sayThe manager of a Pennsylvania Wine & Spirits store in Lower Saucon Township is
Alleged $4K Wine & Spirits theft fueled heroin addiction, reports say
The Express-Times / Posted 1 months ago
The manager of a Pennsylvania Wine & Spirits store in Lower Saucon Township is headed for trial for allegedly stealing more than $4,200 from the state-owned business. Leon W. Lafevre, 53, of Easton, waived his right to a preliminary hearing... Read more

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