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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 19 hours 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 19 hours 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 20 hours 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 yesterday
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 2 days 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 3 days 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 6 days 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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The Morning Call
Lower Saucon police department to undergo evaluationA study aimed at evaluating all segments of the Lower Saucon Township Police De
Lower Saucon police department to undergo evaluation
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
A study aimed at evaluating all segments of the Lower Saucon Township Police Department is likely to start this year and include assessing areas such as staffing levels, crime analysis and community perception. The last time the department was... Read more
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The Express-Times
Why some Bethlehem Township residents want to ditch the librarysystem." The library currently serves city residents, Bethlehem and Hanover to
Why some Bethlehem Township residents want to ditch the library
The Express-Times / Posted 7 days ago
system." The library currently serves city residents, Bethlehem and Hanover townships and the borough of Fountain Hill. Lower Saucon Township and Freemansburg have left the library in recent years. The municipalities' contracts renew annually... Read more
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The Morning Call
Liquor store manager stole from shop to feed heroin addiction, police sayLOWER SAUCON TOWNSHIP — A 53-year-old man who told Lower Saucon Township police
Liquor store manager stole from shop to feed heroin addiction, police say
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
LOWER SAUCON TOWNSHIP — A 53-year-old man who told Lower Saucon Township police he stole thousands of dollars from the liquor store he managed to support his heroin addiction will face trial in Northampton County Court. Leon W. Lafevre waived his... Read more
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The Express-Times
Lower Saucon Township's Matt Mattare ties for 3rd place in Philadelphia OpenLower Saucon Township native Matt Mattare finished tied for third place Monday
Lower Saucon Township's Matt Mattare ties for 3rd place in Philadelphia Open
The Express-Times / Posted 8 days ago
Lower Saucon Township native Matt Mattare finished tied for third place Monday in the 112th Philadelphia Open. Mattare, 30, shot a 36-hole score of 3-over-par 72-73--145 at The Ridge at Back Brook to finish regulation play three strokes behind... Read more
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The Express-Times
Biker injured in crash after allegedly 'riding a wheelie' down roadA man was injured after crashing his sport motorcycle when he tried to ride a "
Biker injured in crash after allegedly 'riding a wheelie' down road
The Express-Times / Posted 8 days ago
A man was injured after crashing his sport motorcycle when he tried to ride a "wheelie" down a Lower Saucon Township road, police said. Police were called a minute before 8 a.m. Monday for a crash on Seidersville Road at Route 378. A witness... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh Valley food events include Yoga at the Vineyard, Woodland Hills Walkcomfortable clothes. WOODLANDS HILLS WALK 2 Take a walk through the grounds o
Lehigh Valley food events include Yoga at the Vineyard, Woodland Hills Walk
The Morning Call / Posted 9 days ago
comfortable clothes. WOODLANDS HILLS WALK 2 Take a walk through the grounds of the former Woodland Hills golf course in Lower Saucon Township, at 10 a.m. Saturday. The easy, 2.4-mile walk will take you through grassy meadows, along streams,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Man had more than 600 pot plants growing in yard, police sayLOWER SAUCON TOWNSHIP — Lower Saucon Township police ssued an arrest warrant fo
Man had more than 600 pot plants growing in yard, police say
The Morning Call / Posted 9 days ago
LOWER SAUCON TOWNSHIP — Lower Saucon Township police ssued an arrest warrant for a man they said had more than 600 large marijuana plants growing in his yard,. Raymond Payne, 58, who lives in the 2700 block of Redington Road is charged with... Read more
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The Express-Times
Police seize more than 600 marijuana plants from Lower Saucon homeA warrant is out for the arrest of a Lower Saucon Township man who allegedly ha
Police seize more than 600 marijuana plants from Lower Saucon home
The Express-Times / Posted 9 days ago
A warrant is out for the arrest of a Lower Saucon Township man who allegedly had more than 600 marijuana plants growing inside his home. Police on Monday filed a warrant for the arrest of Raymond Payne, 57 of the 2700 block of Redington Road, at the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Fireworks complaint turns up 600 pot plantsWhen Lower Saucon Township police responded to a fireworks complaint Friday, of
Fireworks complaint turns up 600 pot plants
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 10 days ago
When Lower Saucon Township police responded to a fireworks complaint Friday, officers stumbled onto more than 600 marijuana plants being grown in someone’s yard. Authorities have charged Raymond Payne with a single felony count of possession with... Read more
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The Morning Call
June brings increased sales but decreased prices to Valley housing marketwithin the district, recently sold for $3.9 million, the largest home sale in t
June brings increased sales but decreased prices to Valley housing market
The Morning Call / Posted 14 days ago
within the district, recently sold for $3.9 million, the largest home sale in the Lehigh Valley since January 2012 when a Lower Saucon Township mansion was sold for $3.97 million, according to the local Realtor group's Multiple Listing Service. So... Read more
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The Express-Times
Hellertown's Dewey Fire Co. holds its 101st annual carnivalwas Emergency Services Night at the carnival, showcasing area firetrucks and K-
Hellertown's Dewey Fire Co. holds its 101st annual carnival
The Express-Times / Posted 15 days ago
was Emergency Services Night at the carnival, showcasing area firetrucks and K-9 demonstrations by Hellertown and Lower Saucon Township police. Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday are one-price ride nights, from 6 to 9:30 p.m. On Wednesday,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Easton man admits leaving pipe bombs in friend's car after crashin which he was a passenger. According to a court document, the owner of the c
Easton man admits leaving pipe bombs in friend's car after crash
The Morning Call / Posted 21 days ago
in which he was a passenger. According to a court document, the owner of the car consented to a search of the vehicle at a Lower Saucon Township body shop. Police located one pipe bomb in a pouch behind the passenger seat and the other on the floor... Read more
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The Morning Call
Don't celebrate decision in Texas abortion casedoctors like Philadelphia "butcher" Kermit Gosnell, who outright kill, mutilate
Don't celebrate decision in Texas abortion case
The Morning Call / Posted 23 days ago
doctors like Philadelphia "butcher" Kermit Gosnell, who outright kill, mutilate and abuse fetuses and the tiny corpses? When will women understand that until we cherish life, there can be no true respect for us? Judith Malitsch Lower Saucon Towns... Read more
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The Express-Times
Something to bark about: Lehigh Valley dog parkspark has a section for large and small dogs. The township asks puppies under fo
Something to bark about: Lehigh Valley dog parks
The Express-Times / Posted 24 days ago
park has a section for large and small dogs. The township asks puppies under four months not to use the park. Lower Saucon Township resident Tom Johnstone frequents the park with his dog Carly. He says he enjoys going because Polk... Read more
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The Morning Call
Model train enthusiast keeps Bethlehem Steel exhibit on tracklot of work to do on this — the hardest part was where all the pieces go." Luc
Model train enthusiast keeps Bethlehem Steel exhibit on track
The Morning Call / Posted 24 days ago
lot of work to do on this — the hardest part was where all the pieces go." Luckock, a longtime model train enthusiast from Lower Saucon Township, volunteered to help fix the models in time to be displayed during next month's grand opening of the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lower Saucon liquor store burglar turns out to be the manager, police sayA Lower Saucon Township police investigation has concluded that the thief who m
Lower Saucon liquor store burglar turns out to be the manager, police say
The Morning Call / Posted 28 days ago
A Lower Saucon Township police investigation has concluded that the thief who made off with $4,200 in an apparent liquor store break-in four months ago was the store's manager. Leon W. Lafevre, 53, of the 1100 block of Center Street, Williams... Read more
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The Brown and White
Central Catholic's Matt Mattare in contention for Philly player of yearMatt Mattare wants to be one of the best amateur golfers in the country. But f
Central Catholic's Matt Mattare in contention for Philly player of year
The Brown and White / Posted 29 days ago
Matt Mattare wants to be one of the best amateur golfers in the country. But first, the 30-year-old Lower Saucon Township native wants to be recognized as the top golfer in the greater Philadelphia region. Spurred on by winning the Philadelphia... Read more
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The Morning Call
A double tax attackSecurity because of this fact — in effect double taxation. Why no political pa
A double tax attack
The Morning Call / Posted 29 days ago
Security because of this fact — in effect double taxation. Why no political party addresses this problem is beyond me, except that the government needs the income and why not take it from the pensioners. Stephen Kucsan Jr. Lower Saucon T... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
LANTA rider charged in bus assaultAuthorities in Northampton County have charged a Lower Saucon Township man in c
LANTA rider charged in bus assault
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 30 days ago
Authorities in Northampton County have charged a Lower Saucon Township man in connection with an alleged drunken attack aboard a LANTA bus in May. Seth Chuck faces simple assault, harassment, public drunkenness and disorderly conduct charges after... Read more
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The Express-Times
2nd suspect charged in 2012 Lower Saucon home invasiona city man they believe was involved in a violent 2012 home-invasion and robber
2nd suspect charged in 2012 Lower Saucon home invasion
The Express-Times / Posted 30 days ago
a city man they believe was involved in a violent 2012 home-invasion and robbery at a real estate developer's home in Lower Saucon Township. David Ernesto Perez-Rossell, 33, of the 900 block of East Fourth Street, is charged with robbery,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bethlehem man charged in 2012 Lower Saucon home invasionLOWER SAUCON – A 33-year-old Bethlehem man is the latest man charged in a viole
Bethlehem man charged in 2012 Lower Saucon home invasion
The Morning Call / Posted 30 days ago
LOWER SAUCON – A 33-year-old Bethlehem man is the latest man charged in a violent 2012 home invasion robbery in Lower Saucon Township, according to court records. David Ernesto Perez-Rossell, of 940 E. 4th St., is charged with robbery, aggravated... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Another man arrested in 2012 violent home invasionsettlement from Easton following the accidental death of her husband. She secur
Another man arrested in 2012 violent home invasion
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 30 days ago
settlement from Easton following the accidental death of her husband. She secured a $368,000 loan purchasing 44 acres in Lower Saucon Township. Her husband, Michael, and Dominic Albanese had entered into a deal to develop the land, police said.... Read more
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The Express-Times
Thief makes off with package from Lower Saucon Twp. homeA Lower Saucon Township man reported to police a package he had been waiting fo
Thief makes off with package from Lower Saucon Twp. home
The Express-Times / Posted a month ago
A Lower Saucon Township man reported to police a package he had been waiting for was stolen from his porch before he got home to retrieve it. Andrew Hooper, of the 3900 block of Lower Saucon Road, told police he had been awaiting a battery to be... Read more
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The Brown and White
Sabbatical — or a parachute? | Turkeys and Trophiesthis year, and the replacement worker went too far. The Saucon Valley High Sch
Sabbatical — or a parachute? | Turkeys and Trophies
The Brown and White / Posted 1 months ago
this year, and the replacement worker went too far. The Saucon Valley High School sign was hit by vandals, according to Lower Saucon Township police. Someone climbed atop the school entrance and pried off the letters S, U, V and L, leaving... Read more

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