Lower Saucon Township

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The Express-Times
Law and order up: Police share in $477K from Sands Casinoto buy one police vehicle. Hanover Township, $11,675 for police ballistics ves
Law and order up: Police share in $477K from Sands Casino
The Express-Times / Posted 3 hours ago
to buy one police vehicle. Hanover Township, $11,675 for police ballistics vests. Hellertown, $43,626 for a police SUV. Lower Saucon Township, $24,981 for an unmarked police vehicle. Freemansburg, $15,788 for police protective... Read more
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The Morning Call
'The Narrows' in Lower Saucon Township to reopenLOWER SAUCON TOWNSHIP — One of two ways out of Lower Saucon Township's Steel Ci
'The Narrows' in Lower Saucon Township to reopen
The Morning Call / Posted 7 hours ago
LOWER SAUCON TOWNSHIP — One of two ways out of Lower Saucon Township's Steel City neighborhood will reopen after repair work closed the road for more than a year. A portion of Riverside Drive known as "The Narrows" was closed in June 2015 to allow... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
NETCAST for ThursdayLower Saucon Township Council Wednesday night awarded a $34,000 contract to a W
NETCAST for Thursday
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 5 days ago
Lower Saucon Township Council Wednesday night awarded a $34,000 contract to a Worcester, Mass.-based consulting firm to conduct an organizational and staffing assessment of the township's police department -- with specific attention being paid to its... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Lower Saucon selects firm for police studyLower Saucon Township Council Wednesday night awarded a $34,000 contract to a W
Lower Saucon selects firm for police study
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 5 days ago
Lower Saucon Township Council Wednesday night awarded a $34,000 contract to a Worcester, Mass.-based consulting firm to conduct an organizational and staffing assessment of the township's police department -- with specific attention being paid to its... Read more
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The Morning Call
Saucon Valley principal on paid leave until NovemberLOWER SAUCON TOWNSHIP — Saucon Valley High School Principal Eric Kahler, whose
Saucon Valley principal on paid leave until November
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
LOWER SAUCON TOWNSHIP — Saucon Valley High School Principal Eric Kahler, whose resignation earlier this month surprised parents, will continue to draw a paycheck from the district until November. Saucon Valley School District board members signed... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lower Saucon Home Invasion RobberyHearing for home invasion robbery in Lower Saucon Township ADDISON GEORGE / SP
Lower Saucon Home Invasion Robbery
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
Hearing for home invasion robbery in Lower Saucon Township ADDISON GEORGE / SPECIAL TO THE MORNING CALL David Perez-Rossell, one of several men charged in a 2012 home invasion robbery in Lower Saucon Township, exits District Court on Wednesday in... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lower Saucon home-invasion suspect proclaims 'I am not guilty'BETHLEHEM — A Bethlehem man charged in a violent 2012 home-invasion robbery in
Lower Saucon home-invasion suspect proclaims 'I am not guilty'
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
BETHLEHEM — A Bethlehem man charged in a violent 2012 home-invasion robbery in Lower Saucon Township proclaimed his innocence at a hearing Wednesday. David Ernesto Perez-Rossell, 33, is charged with aggravated assault and burglary in an... Read more
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The Morning Call
Home Invasion Robbery in Lower Saucon TownshipVIDEO: The hearing for David Perez-Rossell, one of several men charged in a 2
Home Invasion Robbery in Lower Saucon Township
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
VIDEO: The hearing for David Perez-Rossell, one of several men charged in a 2012 home invasion robbery in Lower Saucon Township. The hearing for David Perez-Rossell, one of several men charged in a... Read more
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The Express-Times
5-time felon found with loaded gun in I-78 stop, cops sayA five-time convicted felon was found with a loaded pistol during a stop along
5-time felon found with loaded gun in I-78 stop, cops say
The Express-Times / Posted 9 days ago
A five-time convicted felon was found with a loaded pistol during a stop along Interstate 78 in Lower Saucon Township, Pennsylvania State Police said. State police at Belfast shortly before 6:30 p.m. Thursday stopped Israel Perez-Lopez, 31, of... Read more
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The Morning Call
Second child dies from I-78 crash in Lower SauconLOWER SAUCON TOWNSHIP — State troopers found open containers of alcohol in a ca
Second child dies from I-78 crash in Lower Saucon
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
LOWER SAUCON TOWNSHIP — State troopers found open containers of alcohol in a car involved in an early Wednesday morning crash on Interstate 78 in Lower Saucon Township that killed a 5-year-old boy and injured five other people, police said. Ravon... Read more
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The Morning Call
Who knew about recordings tied to judicial misconduct charges?filed in August, a month after he abruptly resigned from office in the first ye
Who knew about recordings tied to judicial misconduct charges?
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
filed in August, a month after he abruptly resigned from office in the first year of his second term serving Hellertown and Lower Saucon Township. Ultimately, the Court of Judicial Discipline determines whether charges have merit. The complaint was... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Lower Saucon teen nabbed in drug stingA Lower Saucon Township teenager is facing felony drug charges after investigat
Lower Saucon teen nabbed in drug sting
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 11 days ago
A Lower Saucon Township teenager is facing felony drug charges after investigators set up drug buys through an informant. Hellertown police charged Kenneth R. Grimm Jr. with two counts of possession with intent to deliver, criminal use of a... Read more
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The Morning Call
Cause for celebration in Hellertownmom and I are thrilled that the recipe for Matey's pizza will be used again. I
Cause for celebration in Hellertown
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
mom and I are thrilled that the recipe for Matey's pizza will be used again. I want to thank the Matey family and welcome the new restaurant owners to Hellertown. I'll see ya on Oct. 10. Pizza, pizza, pizza. Thomas J. Hagen Lower Saucon Tow... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Dog beds donated for local police K9sBarker donated orthopedic dog beds to local police departments on Wednesday. K
Dog beds donated for local police K9s
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 12 days ago
Barker donated orthopedic dog beds to local police departments on Wednesday. K9s with the Allentown, Salisbury Township, Lower Saucon Township, Bethlehem Township and Colonial Regional police departments are all benefiting. A total of 12 beds... Read more
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The Morning Call
Former district judge Tidd responds to misconduct chargesfiled in August, a month after he abruptly resigned from office in the first ye
Former district judge Tidd responds to misconduct charges
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
filed in August, a month after he abruptly resigned from office in the first year of his second term serving Hellertown and Lower Saucon Township. Ultimately, the Court of Judicial Discipline determines whether charges have merit, and the court... Read more
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NJ.com
Boy killed in I-78 accident was passenger's son, coroner saysThe 5-year-old boy killed in an early-morning crash Wednesday on Interstate 78
Boy killed in I-78 accident was passenger's son, coroner says
NJ.com / Posted 13 days ago
The 5-year-old boy killed in an early-morning crash Wednesday on Interstate 78 in Lower Saucon Township was the son of the front-seat passenger, Northampton County Coroner Zachary Lysek said. Ravon Robinson, of Newark, died of injuries suffered when... Read more
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The Express-Times
Boy killed in I-78 accident was passenger's son, coroner saysThe 5-year-old boy killed in an early morning crash Wednesday on Interstate 78
Boy killed in I-78 accident was passenger's son, coroner says
The Express-Times / Posted 13 days ago
The 5-year-old boy killed in an early morning crash Wednesday on Interstate 78 in Lower Saucon Township was the son of the front-seat passenger, Northampton County Coroner Zachary Lysek said. Ravon Robinson, of Newark, died of injuries suffered when... Read more
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Times News
Crash kills child, closes I-78 east in eastern Pennsylvaniakilled a child and closed a stretch of Interstate 78 in eastern Pennsylvania.
Crash kills child, closes I-78 east in eastern Pennsylvania
Times News / Posted 13 days ago
killed a child and closed a stretch of Interstate 78 in eastern Pennsylvania. The wreck happened about 1 a.m. Wednesday in Lower Saucon Township, Northhampton County. The stretch of road in question is between the Hellertown and Route 33... Read more
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NJ.com
Child dies in I-78 crash; booze found in car, cops sayA 5-year-old boy from Newark died in a crash early Wednesday on Interstate 78 E
Child dies in I-78 crash; booze found in car, cops say
NJ.com / Posted 13 days ago
A 5-year-old boy from Newark died in a crash early Wednesday on Interstate 78 East in Lower Saucon Township and open containers of alcohol were found in the car, Pennsylvania State Police said. Nadine Walton, 54, of Newark, was in the left lane at... Read more
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Times News
Crash closes stretch of I-78 east in Northampton Countya crash that has closed a stretch of Interstate 78 in Northampton County. The
Crash closes stretch of I-78 east in Northampton County
Times News / Posted 13 days ago
a crash that has closed a stretch of Interstate 78 in Northampton County. The wreck happened early Wednesday in Lower Saucon Township between the Hellertown and Route 33 exits. The coroner has been called to the scene. I-78 east is... Read more
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The Express-Times
High school principal resigns after missing start of schoolhim nothing but the best in his future educational endeavors," Superintendent M
High school principal resigns after missing start of school
The Express-Times / Posted 13 days ago
him nothing but the best in his future educational endeavors," Superintendent Monica McHale-Small said after the vote. Lower Saucon Township resident and parent Jennifer Altemose said there's been concern in the high school community throughout... Read more
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The Express-Times
Route 22 West tangled by wreck that shuts lanelane near Airport Road. It wasn't immediately clear if anyone was hurt. A cra
Route 22 West tangled by wreck that shuts lane
The Express-Times / Posted 13 days ago
lane near Airport Road. It wasn't immediately clear if anyone was hurt. A crash earlier Wednesday morning tied up traffic going east on the highway already crowded by the closure of Interstate 78 East from a fatal crash in Lower Saucon To... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
6-old killed in I-78 crashwere found in the vehicle, according to police. The crash happened just after
6-old killed in I-78 crash
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 13 days ago
were found in the vehicle, according to police. The crash happened just after 1 a.m. Wednesday at mile marker 70.6 in Lower Saucon Township. That's between the Hellertown exit and the exit for Route 33. According to State Police Nadine... Read more
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The Brown and White
Child dies in I-78 crash; alcohol found in car, cops sayA 5-year-old boy from Newark died in a crash early Wednesday morning on Interst
Child dies in I-78 crash; alcohol found in car, cops say
The Brown and White / Posted 13 days ago
A 5-year-old boy from Newark died in a crash early Wednesday morning on Interstate 78 East in Lower Saucon Township in which open containers of alcohol were found in the car, Pennsylvania State Police report. Nadine Walton, 54, of Newark, was in the... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Deadly Wreck Closes I-78morning. Cars backed up for five miles behind the two-vehicle wreck along I-78
Deadly Wreck Closes I-78
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 13 days ago
morning. Cars backed up for five miles behind the two-vehicle wreck along I-78 eastbound between Route 33 and Route 412 in Lower Saucon Township in Northampton County shortly before 6 a.m. Multiple people suffered injuries, said police. As the... Read more
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The Express-Times
By when might I-78 East reopen in Bethlehem area?was hoped the highway -- which was shut by a multi-vehicle fatal crash at 12:53
By when might I-78 East reopen in Bethlehem area?
The Express-Times / Posted 13 days ago
was hoped the highway -- which was shut by a multi-vehicle fatal crash at 12:53 a.m. near the Route 33 interchange in Lower Saucon Township -- would be back in business by 8 a.m., a trooper said from the Belfast barracks. But that estimate... Read more
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The Express-Times
I-78 East shut at Hellertown after fatal wreckState Police at Belfast said. Two to three vehicles were involved in the crash
I-78 East shut at Hellertown after fatal wreck
The Express-Times / Posted 13 days ago
State Police at Belfast said. Two to three vehicles were involved in the crash just west of the Route 33 interchange in Lower Saucon Township and the Northampton County Coroner's Office was called to respond, meaning someone died, a county... Read more
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The Morning Call
Reports: I-78 crash kills child, injures others in Lower SauconA child was killed and at least two people were injured in a crash early Tuesda
Reports: I-78 crash kills child, injures others in Lower Saucon
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
A child was killed and at least two people were injured in a crash early Tuesday on Interstate 78 in Lower Saucon Township, according to emergency radio reports. The accident was reported 1:05 a.m. on I-78 east. The first emergency vehicles were... Read more
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The Morning Call
Saucon Valley High School principal resignsLOWER SAUCON TOWNSHIP — Saucon Valley High School's principal resigned after be
Saucon Valley High School principal resigns
The Morning Call / Posted 14 days ago
LOWER SAUCON TOWNSHIP — Saucon Valley High School's principal resigned after being on leave since the beginning of the school year. The school board Tuesday night accepted the resignation of Eric Kahler, who'd held the position since 2010.... Read more
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The Express-Times
Lehigh Valley school cafeterias with the most health-code violationsDistrict: Saucon Valley School District Address: 2095 Polk Valley Road, Lower
Lehigh Valley school cafeterias with the most health-code violations
The Express-Times / Posted 14 days ago
District: Saucon Valley School District Address: 2095 Polk Valley Road, Lower Saucon Township Notes from inspector: In-use knives and cleavers stored between table edges or between tables, an area not easily cleanable; bulk food stored in walk-in... Read more
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The Express-Times
QVC manager from Lehigh Valley pleads guilty in $1.8M schemesA Lower Saucon Township man faces up to 130 years in prison plus millions in fi
QVC manager from Lehigh Valley pleads guilty in $1.8M schemes
The Express-Times / Posted 15 days ago
A Lower Saucon Township man faces up to 130 years in prison plus millions in fines and restitution after admitting to defrauding his former employer, QVC, out of about $1.8 million. Douglas Rae, 59, pleaded guilty Monday in Philadelphia to wire... Read more
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The Express-Times
Lower Saucon native Mattare eliminated from U.S. Mid-AmateurLower Saucon Township native Matt Mattare was eliminated in a sudden-death play
Lower Saucon native Mattare eliminated from U.S. Mid-Amateur
The Express-Times / Posted 15 days ago
Lower Saucon Township native Matt Mattare was eliminated in a sudden-death playoff Monday in the 36th U.S. Mid-Amateur Championship at the Stonewall Links in Elverson, Pa. Mattare was in a 14-way playoff Monday morning for the 64th and last spot to... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lower Saucon man pleads guilty in $1.5M theft from QVCin a trial on charges he stole more than $1.5 million from his employer, online
Lower Saucon man pleads guilty in $1.5M theft from QVC
The Morning Call / Posted 15 days ago
in a trial on charges he stole more than $1.5 million from his employer, online and television retailer QVC, a Lower Saucon Township lighting designer pleaded guilty Monday in federal court. Jury selection was scheduled to begin Monday... Read more
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The Express-Times
Man with seat belt on is not hurt in rollover, second crashA 26-year-old Allentown man survived two crashes late Saturday night on the Int
Man with seat belt on is not hurt in rollover, second crash
The Express-Times / Posted 15 days ago
A 26-year-old Allentown man survived two crashes late Saturday night on the Interstate 78 East ramp to Route 33 North in Lower Saucon Township, police report. Saul J. Santiago was wearing a seat belt at 11:20 p.m. when he went off the left shoulder... Read more
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The Morning Call
New life for New Tripoli Hoteland other arcade games, Argenziano said. Info: 610-438-2646 or VRcafe on Facebo
New life for New Tripoli Hotel
The Morning Call / Posted 16 days ago
and other arcade games, Argenziano said. Info: 610-438-2646 or VRcafe on Facebook. As a big fan of Yianni's Taverna in Lower Saucon Township (and Greek food in general), I'm happy to report Nostos Greek Restaurant is expected to open on Monday... Read more
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The Morning Call
Top Lehigh Valley events include Woofstock, Saucon Barn Tourdry dog or cat food for the Animal Food Bank of the Lehigh Valley. Info: allen
Top Lehigh Valley events include Woofstock, Saucon Barn Tour
The Morning Call / Posted 19 days ago
dry dog or cat food for the Animal Food Bank of the Lehigh Valley. Info: allentownparks.org. 2 Explore historic barns of Lower Saucon Township on the Saucon Valley Conservancy's ninth annual Barn Tour on Saturday. Registration begins at 9:30... Read more
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The Morning Call
Sentencing delayed for Lehigh prof convicted of NASA fraudas he aired a dispute with his lawyer before a federal judge. U.S. District Ju
Sentencing delayed for Lehigh prof convicted of NASA fraud
The Morning Call / Posted 19 days ago
as he aired a dispute with his lawyer before a federal judge. U.S. District Judge Harvey Bartle III warned Yujie Ding of Lower Saucon Township of the pitfalls of representing himself in a complex white collar criminal case and told Ding he has... Read more
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The Morning Call
Five requirements for school budgetsnor be allowed to raise taxes or debt (without public vote). Anything other tha
Five requirements for school budgets
The Morning Call / Posted 19 days ago
nor be allowed to raise taxes or debt (without public vote). Anything other than that always leads to waste, excess, abuse and bad government. Always hurt most, taxpayers are the only entity able to correct things. Will Hagen Lower Saucon Tow... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Lower Saucon council receives landfill report on methane testingLower Saucon Township council Wednesday night received a favorable response to
Lower Saucon council receives landfill report on methane testing
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 19 days ago
Lower Saucon Township council Wednesday night received a favorable response to its request regarding the testing of methane gas at the IESI Bethlehem Landfill. In spring, council sent a letter to the state Department of Environmental Protection... Read more
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The Morning Call
State conference to showcase Bethlehem's industrial pastof the South Side and the National Museum of Industrial History. On Sept. 16, d
State conference to showcase Bethlehem's industrial past
The Morning Call / Posted 20 days ago
of the South Side and the National Museum of Industrial History. On Sept. 16, during a banquet at Saucon Valley Acres in Lower Saucon Township, the Society will give awards to: •George Bonser, International Union, Security, Police and Fire... Read more
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The Express-Times
Driver killed following Lower Saucon crash into treeA driver was killed Monday morning in a single-vehicle crash into a tree in Low
Driver killed following Lower Saucon crash into tree
The Express-Times / Posted 22 days ago
A driver was killed Monday morning in a single-vehicle crash into a tree in Lower Saucon Township, a Northampton County Dispatch supervisor confirmed. The driver lost control shortly after 7 a.m. at Waldheim Road near Flint Hill Road, according to... Read more
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The Morning Call
Death reported after vehicle strikes tree in Lower SauconAt least one person was killed in a single-vehicle crash Monday morning in Lowe
Death reported after vehicle strikes tree in Lower Saucon
The Morning Call / Posted 22 days ago
At least one person was killed in a single-vehicle crash Monday morning in Lower Saucon Township, a Northampton County emergency dispatcher reported. The vehicle struck a tree off Waldheim Road near Flint Hill Road shortly after 7 a.m., according to... Read more
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The Express-Times
Grandfather duped out of $2K before catching on to scamcitizen's granddaughter requested $2,000 worth of iTune gift cards and told the
Grandfather duped out of $2K before catching on to scam
The Express-Times / Posted 23 days ago
citizen's granddaughter requested $2,000 worth of iTune gift cards and told the grandfather she was in a detention center, Lower Saucon Township police said. The caller just before 5 p.m. Friday told the Wildberry Road victim she was his... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lawsuit over Lehigh County seal violates Christian idealsit is the action by the Freedom From Religion Foundation that should be declare
Lawsuit over Lehigh County seal violates Christian ideals
The Morning Call / Posted 26 days ago
it is the action by the Freedom From Religion Foundation that should be declared unconstitutional — thereby illegal — for violating my beliefs and rights as a Christian. May God continue to bless America. Rebecca A. Kesselring Lower Saucon Town... Read more
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The Morning Call
Allentown Fair Senior Spelling BeeJudy Bas of Lower Saucon Township came back from the dead to win Wednesday’s Pe
Allentown Fair Senior Spelling Bee
The Morning Call / Posted 26 days ago
Judy Bas of Lower Saucon Township came back from the dead to win Wednesday’s Pennsylvania State Senior Spelling Bee. The stunning turnaround earned her a $300 first prize and bragging rights in the seventh annual edition of the competition, which is... Read more
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The Express-Times
Passing school bus yields citation, cops sayA Lower Saucon Township man faces a citation after passing a school bus Tuesday
Passing school bus yields citation, cops say
The Express-Times / Posted 27 days ago
A Lower Saucon Township man faces a citation after passing a school bus Tuesday morning, according to township police. It occurred when 41-year-old Brian Becklin, of Spring Valley Road, was following the Saucon Valley School District bus about 7:05... Read more
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The Express-Times
N.J. teen dead after crash had tried passing vehicles, police sayHill, the 60-year-old said he was feeling bad for the 19-year-old who, accordin
N.J. teen dead after crash had tried passing vehicles, police say
The Express-Times / Posted 28 days ago
Hill, the 60-year-old said he was feeling bad for the 19-year-old who, according to police, had crashed into him Monday in Lower Saucon Township. The teen, Quinton Gehman, of Frenchtown in Hunterdon County, was pronounced dead at the crash scene... Read more
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The Express-Times
N.J. teen identified as victim in Wassergass Road accidentA 19-year-old man from Hunterdon County was pronounced dead following a Monday
N.J. teen identified as victim in Wassergass Road accident
The Express-Times / Posted 29 days ago
A 19-year-old man from Hunterdon County was pronounced dead following a Monday evening crash in Lower Saucon Township. Northampton County Coroner Zachary Lysek said he pronounced Quinton Gehman dead at the scene of the crash on Wassergass... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
One dead, one critical after crash in Lower Saucon Township5:15 Monday night, Lower Saucon police said. The accident happened on Wasserga
One dead, one critical after crash in Lower Saucon Township
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 29 days ago
5:15 Monday night, Lower Saucon police said. The accident happened on Wassergass Road, in the area of Petran Lane, in Lower Saucon Township. Police say a Toyota Prius attempted to pass three vehicles when it collided with a minivan. The... Read more
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The Express-Times
1 dead, 1 critical in Lower Saucon Township crashOne driver was pronounced dead and the other was taken by ambulance in critical
1 dead, 1 critical in Lower Saucon Township crash
The Express-Times / Posted 29 days ago
One driver was pronounced dead and the other was taken by ambulance in critical condition in a two-vehicle crash Monday in Lower Saucon Township, according to township police. It was reported about 5:15 p.m. in the area of the 2200 block of... Read more
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