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The Express-Times
Bucks County man accused of smashing furniture in drunken tiradeA Bucks County man is accused of breaking furniture, yelling in the street and
Bucks County man accused of smashing furniture in drunken tirade
The Express-Times / Posted 30 minutes ago
A Bucks County man is accused of breaking furniture, yelling in the street and kicking out tail lights on a vehicle during a drunken tirade, police said. Nicholas Shawn Granese, 26, of Croydon, allegedly began breaking items, including a coffee... Read more
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The Express-Times
Easton police release suspect descriptions in sex assaultA 36-year-old borough woman was walking home about 2 a.m. Saturday on Spruce St
Easton police release suspect descriptions in sex assault
The Express-Times / Posted 2 hours ago
A 36-year-old borough woman was walking home about 2 a.m. Saturday on Spruce Street when she noticed a white car approaching, borough police said. She continued walking, but was hit in the head from behind and knocked out, borough police said... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Police developing leads in reported sexual assaultA woman reported to police last weekend that she was walking home from a bar in
Police developing leads in reported sexual assault
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 hours ago
A woman reported to police last weekend that she was walking home from a bar in Easton's West Ward, when she knocked unconscious in the 1500 block of Spruce Street in Wilson. She told investigators that she woke up to two men sexually assaulting... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
14 plead guilty to drug distribution chargesJACKSON — Federal prosecutors say 14 people from North Carolina and Virginia ha
14 plead guilty to drug distribution charges
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 9 hours ago
JACKSON — Federal prosecutors say 14 people from North Carolina and Virginia have pleaded guilty to drug distribution charges. Seven former law enforcement officers, five former correctional officers and two other people have pleaded guilty in the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh Township considering using eminent domain to proceed with projectGovernment officials may have to use eminent domain power to seize land necessa
Lehigh Township considering using eminent domain to proceed with project
The Morning Call / Posted 15 hours ago
Government officials may have to use eminent domain power to seize land necessary for the widening of a key intersection in Lehigh Township. Solicitor David Backenstoe said that six of eight property owners along the Route 248/Blue Mountain Drive... Read more
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Rocky Mount Telegram
The Rocky Mount TelegramJACKSON – Federal prosecutors said 14 people from North Carolina and Virginia h
The Rocky Mount Telegram
Rocky Mount Telegram / Posted 17 hours ago
JACKSON – Federal prosecutors said 14 people from North Carolina and Virginia have pleaded guilty to drug distribution charges. Seven former law enforcement officers, five former correctional officers and two other people have pleaded guilty in the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Landowners destroy PennEast offers at Lower Nazareth protestLandowners in the path of PennEast's proposed natural gas pipeline ripped up th
Landowners destroy PennEast offers at Lower Nazareth protest
The Morning Call / Posted 17 hours ago
Landowners in the path of PennEast's proposed natural gas pipeline ripped up their easement offers Wednesday in a Valentine's Day-themed protest in Lower Nazareth Township, the first of four similar protests planned this week in Pennsylvania and New... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Glenn Evans will stand trial on child abuse chargesFifty-two-year-old Glenn Evans will stand trial in Northampton County Court on
Glenn Evans will stand trial on child abuse charges
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 19 hours ago
Fifty-two-year-old Glenn Evans will stand trial in Northampton County Court on two felony counts of child pornography. Evans waived his right to a preliminary hearing Wednesday. Colonial Regional Police have charged Evans, a registered sex... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Expect delays at I-78 toll plaza in Northampton CountyDrivers entering Pennsylvania from New Jersey on Interstate 78 should be prepar
Expect delays at I-78 toll plaza in Northampton County
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 21 hours ago
Drivers entering Pennsylvania from New Jersey on Interstate 78 should be prepared for delays, especially during peak travel periods, at the toll plaza in Northampton County. One of the four toll-collection lanes at the plaza was knocked out of... Read more
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The Express-Times
Footprints in snow lead to arrest of brothers in Bethlehem burglariesTwo brothers attempting to burglarize garages near East Wall Street were connec
Footprints in snow lead to arrest of brothers in Bethlehem burglaries
The Express-Times / Posted yesterday
Two brothers attempting to burglarize garages near East Wall Street were connected to the crimes by footprints left behind in snow, Bethlehem police say. Eduardo Diaz, 23, who is homeless, and Ronnie Castillo-Diaz, 19, of the 900 block of Linden... Read more
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The Express-Times
Man accused of stealing $5K in tools from plumbing company after firingA Nazareth man made nearly $900 in unauthorized purchases on a company credit c
Man accused of stealing $5K in tools from plumbing company after firing
The Express-Times / Posted yesterday
A Nazareth man made nearly $900 in unauthorized purchases on a company credit card and when he found out he was being fired and made off with $5,600 worth of company tools, court records say. Karl Kirchhofer, no age provided, of the 300 block of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
14 people, mostly law enforcement officers, arrested in North Carolina in drug conspiracyMore than a dozen suspects in North Carolina and Virginia, many of them tied to
14 people, mostly law enforcement officers, arrested in North Carolina in drug conspiracy
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
More than a dozen suspects in North Carolina and Virginia, many of them tied to law enforcement, have pleaded guilty to federal charges in connection with a drug trafficking organization. Eight current and former law enforcement officers, four... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
14 people, mostly law enforcement officers, arrested in North Carolina in drug conspiracyMore than a dozen suspects in North Carolina and Virginia, many of them tied to
14 people, mostly law enforcement officers, arrested in North Carolina in drug conspiracy
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
More than a dozen suspects in North Carolina and Virginia, many of them tied to law enforcement, have pleaded guilty to federal charges in connection with a drug trafficking organization. Eight current and former law enforcement officers, four... Read more
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The Morning Call
Wilson man charged in fatal DUI crash, police sayWILSON — A Wilson man was charged Tuesday in a fatal drunken-driving crash that
Wilson man charged in fatal DUI crash, police say
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
WILSON — A Wilson man was charged Tuesday in a fatal drunken-driving crash that claimed the life of a 52-year-old woman walking along Northampton Street, according to Northampton County Court records. Marc David Delserro, 36, is charged with drunken... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Seven ex-NC deputies among 14 convicted in major drug stingFourteen people – including 7 current or ex-law enforcement officers — have bee
Seven ex-NC deputies among 14 convicted in major drug sting
WBTV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
Fourteen people – including 7 current or ex-law enforcement officers — have been convicted in a massive drug sting operation that focused on areas of Eastern North Carolina, officials say. On April 13, 2015, federal prosecutors announced the arrest... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
14 plead guilty to drug distribution chargesJACKSON, N.C. (AP) - Federal prosecutors say 14 people from North Carolina and
14 plead guilty to drug distribution charges
WBTV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
JACKSON, N.C. (AP) - Federal prosecutors say 14 people from North Carolina and Virginia have pleaded guilty to drug distribution charges. The U.S. attorney's office said in a statement Tuesday that eight current and former law enforcement officers,... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
14 plead guilty to drug distribution chargesJACKSON, N.C. (AP) - Federal prosecutors say 14 people from North Carolina and
14 plead guilty to drug distribution charges
WVVA Bluefield / Posted yesterday
JACKSON, N.C. (AP) - Federal prosecutors say 14 people from North Carolina and Virginia have pleaded guilty to drug distribution charges. The U.S. attorney's office said in a statement Tuesday that eight current and former law enforcement officers,... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
14 plead guilty to drug distribution chargesJACKSON, N.C. (AP) - Federal prosecutors say 14 people from North Carolina and
14 plead guilty to drug distribution charges
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
JACKSON, N.C. (AP) - Federal prosecutors say 14 people from North Carolina and Virginia have pleaded guilty to drug distribution charges. The U.S. attorney's office said in a statement Tuesday that eight current and former law enforcement officers,... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Hanover seeks winter storm reimbursementHanover Township's recent battle with old man winter wasn't cheap. The Northam
Hanover seeks winter storm reimbursement
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
Hanover Township's recent battle with old man winter wasn't cheap. The Northampton County township has the potential to capture $43,742 in expenses from the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency for clean-up costs associated with last month's... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Hanover seeks Jonas reimbursementHanover Township's recent battle with old man winter wasn't cheap. The Northam
Hanover seeks Jonas reimbursement
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
Hanover Township's recent battle with old man winter wasn't cheap. The Northampton County township has the potential to capture $43,742 in expenses from the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency for clean-up costs associated with Winter Storm... Read more
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The Express-Times
After Easton hearing, Justice Eakin's ethics trial scheduledA Pennsylvania Supreme Court justice will go on trial before the state's judici
After Easton hearing, Justice Eakin's ethics trial scheduled
The Express-Times / Posted yesterday
A Pennsylvania Supreme Court justice will go on trial before the state's judicial ethics court in Philadelphia late next month. The Court of Judicial Discipline on Tuesday scheduled the case of Justice Michael Eakin for March 29 in a City Hall... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Police officers among 14 people convicted in major narcotics trafficking operation in Northampton County, NC× Northampton County, NC – Several law enforcement officers were among the 14
Police officers among 14 people convicted in major narcotics trafficking operation in Northampton County, NC
WTKR Norfolk / Posted yesterday
× Northampton County, NC – Several law enforcement officers were among the 14 individuals who were convicted in a major drug trafficking... Read more
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The News & Observer
Former NC law enforcement and corrections officers plead to drug conspiracy charges | News & Observer February 9, 2016 7:30 PM Pleas were result of drug...
Former NC law enforcement and corrections officers plead to drug conspiracy charges
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
| News & Observer February 9, 2016 7:30 PM Pleas were result of drug... Read more
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The Brown and White
Homeless man in Easton follows child until he runs away, cops sayA homeless man in Easton is facing charges after following a child until he ran
Homeless man in Easton follows child until he runs away, cops say
The Brown and White / Posted yesterday
A homeless man in Easton is facing charges after following a child until he ran away in fear, city police say. Jeferey S. Kulp, 58, shortly before 7:30 a.m. Tuesday allegedly began following the boy in the area of North Fourth and Spring Garden... Read more
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The Express-Times
Driver facing homicide, DUI charges in fatal Wilson pedestrian crashA Wilson Borough man is facing vehicular homicide and drunken driving charges i
Driver facing homicide, DUI charges in fatal Wilson pedestrian crash
The Express-Times / Posted yesterday
A Wilson Borough man is facing vehicular homicide and drunken driving charges in a fatal pedestrian crash that took the life of an aide as she walked home from work in the borough. Marc Delserro, 36, of the 2200 block of Fourth Street, dressed in a... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Daniel Braeunig of Easton jailed for December crashDaniel Braeunig of Easton is in Northampton County Prison after being charged w
Daniel Braeunig of Easton jailed for December crash
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
Daniel Braeunig of Easton is in Northampton County Prison after being charged with homicide by motor vehicle while driving under the influence. He is charged with the Dec. 28 death of 23-year-old Dallas Poff of Easton in a crash along Route 611 in... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Snow 'sticking very fast' in spots; visibility reducedSnow is "sticking very fast" to the ground in some parts of the 69 News viewing
Snow 'sticking very fast' in spots; visibility reduced
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
Snow is "sticking very fast" to the ground in some parts of the 69 News viewing area, according to WFMZ's Dwayne Parker, who is making the rounds in the Morgantown area of southern Berks County. Part of Berks and Schuylkill counties have been moved... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh Valley food events include Chocolate & Wine Lovers Weekend, Bethlehem Food Co-op mixersCHOCOLATE & WINE LOVERS WEEKEND 1 Enjoy creative pairings of locally produced
Lehigh Valley food events include Chocolate & Wine Lovers Weekend, Bethlehem Food Co-op mixers
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
CHOCOLATE & WINE LOVERS WEEKEND 1 Enjoy creative pairings of locally produced wines, chocolates and chocolate confections during Berks County Wine Trail's annual Chocolate and Wine Lovers Weekend, noon to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the trail's 10... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Judge: Man charged in Easton motel slaying can't fire attorneysA judge has ruled that a man charged in a slaying at an eastern Pennsylvania mo
Judge: Man charged in Easton motel slaying can't fire attorneys
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
A judge has ruled that a man charged in a slaying at an eastern Pennsylvania motel can't fire his lawyers. Twenty-five-year-old Jeffrey Knoble is charged in Northampton County in the March death of 32-year-old Andrew "Beep" White. Authorities call... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Pennsylvania budget address: What they're sayingPennsylvania Republicans are objecting to Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf's tough budg
Pennsylvania budget address: What they're saying
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
Pennsylvania Republicans are objecting to Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf's tough budget address in which he told lawmakers they'd helped make the state's finances a ticking time bomb, and to deal with it responsibly or find a new job. Sen. Mario Scavello,... Read more
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The Brown and White
Route 611 fatal crash suspect jailed in lieu of $250K bailA Williams Township man charged in a Dec. 28 crash that took the life of a fath
Route 611 fatal crash suspect jailed in lieu of $250K bail
The Brown and White / Posted yesterday
A Williams Township man charged in a Dec. 28 crash that took the life of a father of two small children told a district judge on Tuesday he has two prior drunken-driving convictions and at least three other DUI cases pending. Daniel P. Braeunig, 36,... Read more
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WTRF Wheeling
Judge: Man charged in motel slaying can't fire attorneysEASTON, Pa. (AP) - A judge has ruled that a man charged in a slaying at an east
Judge: Man charged in motel slaying can't fire attorneys
WTRF Wheeling / Posted yesterday
EASTON, Pa. (AP) - A judge has ruled that a man charged in a slaying at an eastern Pennsylvania motel can't fire his lawyers. Twenty-five-year-old Jeffrey Knoble is charged in Northampton County in the March death of 32-year-old Andrew "Beep"... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Cause of Hanover Twp. barn fire remains unknownThe cause of last weekend's barn fire in Northampton County will remain a myste
Cause of Hanover Twp. barn fire remains unknown
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
The cause of last weekend's barn fire in Northampton County will remain a mystery. The fire's cause remains undetermined because the fire burned for some time before being reported, causing extensive damage, according to Chris Mattson, Hanover... Read more
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The Morning Call
Easton murder suspect can't fire 'corrupt' lawyers, judge rulesAn Easton murder suspect isn't entitled to new lawyers in his death-penalty cas
Easton murder suspect can't fire 'corrupt' lawyers, judge rules
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
An Easton murder suspect isn't entitled to new lawyers in his death-penalty case, though he calls his defense team "bums" and "corrupt," a Northampton County judge ruled Tuesday. Last week, Jeffrey S. Knoble Jr. sought to fire his public defenders,... Read more
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The Express-Times
Lehigh football players want probation in home invasion caseThe remaining Lehigh University football players accused in the invasion of an
Lehigh football players want probation in home invasion case
The Express-Times / Posted 2 days ago
The remaining Lehigh University football players accused in the invasion of an off-campus South Side Bethlehem home plan to apply for a first-time offender program. Brian Githens, 21, of Westfield, New Jersey; Dylan J. Parsons, 20, of Warminster,... Read more
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The Express-Times
Woman flees attacker when he passes out drunk, cops sayA Freemansburg man repeatedly attacked his girlfriend until she needed medical
Woman flees attacker when he passes out drunk, cops say
The Express-Times / Posted 2 days ago
A Freemansburg man repeatedly attacked his girlfriend until she needed medical attention, court records say. Gerald James Thomas, 46, of the 200 block of Main Street, sometime Sunday allegedly began arguing with his girlfriend at the Main Street... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh University football players charged in burglary will apply for first-time offender programBETHLEHEM — Although a district judge noted Tuesday the "serious" charges filed
Lehigh University football players charged in burglary will apply for first-time offender program
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
BETHLEHEM — Although a district judge noted Tuesday the "serious" charges filed against several members of Lehigh Universities football team charged in an off-campus burglary, the men will apply for a first-time offender's program, according to court... Read more
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Daily Press
Police probe homicide after woman, 70, discovered in burning trailerVirginia State Police are continuing to investigate a fire that resulted in the
Police probe homicide after woman, 70, discovered in burning trailer
Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
Virginia State Police are continuing to investigate a fire that resulted in the discovery of a deceased woman in January on the Eastern Shore. About 4 a.m. Jan. 27, Exmore Volunteer Fire Department requested assistance in investigating a residential... Read more
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The Brown and White
'Beer garden' would sell bottled suds at Giant in Palmer TownshipCorporate spokeswoman Samantha Krepps said Giant is trying to get a liquor lice
'Beer garden' would sell bottled suds at Giant in Palmer Township
The Brown and White / Posted 2 days ago
Corporate spokeswoman Samantha Krepps said Giant is trying to get a liquor license transferred to the store at 801 S. 25th St. "Like our other Beer Garden and Eateries, our plan is to provide added convenience, saving our customers time," Krepps... Read more
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The Express-Times
Mother of man convicted in Easton bar killing vows to appealA Northampton County jury may have convicted Miguel Angel Rodriguez Jr. of murd
Mother of man convicted in Easton bar killing vows to appeal
The Express-Times / Posted 2 days ago
A Northampton County jury may have convicted Miguel Angel Rodriguez Jr. of murder, but for his mother says that was just a temporary setback. Clara Moore Greene, of New York City, said she'll do whatever it takes to clear the name of her son, who... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Worth of recyclables dropping, hauling companies hurtingThe prices of oil may have some consumers jumping for joy, but with the fall of
Worth of recyclables dropping, hauling companies hurting
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 days ago
The prices of oil may have some consumers jumping for joy, but with the fall of oil prices, the value of recyclables has also tanked. Local recycling hauling companies tell 69 News they have seen the worth of items like paper and plastics fall by... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh Valley health events include Benefit Drum Circle, blood drivesBENEFIT DRUM CIRCLE 1 "Beat stress" while supporting a good cause during Lehig
Lehigh Valley health events include Benefit Drum Circle, blood drives
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
BENEFIT DRUM CIRCLE 1 "Beat stress" while supporting a good cause during Lehigh Valley Drum Circle's annual Benefit Drum Circle, Monday at Dave Phillips Music in Allentown. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. for socializing, with drumming taking place 5:30 to... Read more
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The Express-Times
Man accused of threatening ex-girlfriend with kitchen knivesA Palmer Township man overstayed his welcome at his former girlfriend's home an
Man accused of threatening ex-girlfriend with kitchen knives
The Express-Times / Posted 2 days ago
A Palmer Township man overstayed his welcome at his former girlfriend's home and threatened the her with two kitchen knives when asked to leave, township police say. Jeremy Scott Lutz, 34, of the 4000 block of Green Pond Road, at 4:12 p.m. Friday... Read more
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The Express-Times
Father punches juvenile son for not sleeping, records sayA father is accused of punching his juvenile son in the face when he found the
Father punches juvenile son for not sleeping, records say
The Express-Times / Posted 2 days ago
A father is accused of punching his juvenile son in the face when he found the boy wasn't sleeping. Shane Joseph Bulas, 38, of the 100 block of North Seventh Street in Bangor, at 11:15 p.m. Feb. 7 walked into his juvenile son's bedroom and was "very... Read more
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The Morning Call
Pektor buys former Easton bowling alleyEASTON – Bethlehem developer Lou Pektor has purchased the long-defunct Heritage
Pektor buys former Easton bowling alley
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
EASTON – Bethlehem developer Lou Pektor has purchased the long-defunct Heritage Lanes building in downtown Easton, a location Mayor Sal Panto Jr. and city officials have been pushing to bring in new development. Pektor, heading an investment group... Read more
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The Express-Times
Man flees after snatching iPhone, sneakers and cash, cops sayA man who brokered an exchange on a Facebook shoe-trading page was jailed after
Man flees after snatching iPhone, sneakers and cash, cops say
The Express-Times / Posted 2 days ago
A man who brokered an exchange on a Facebook shoe-trading page was jailed after stealing the items he was bartering for and fleeing, state police said. Korenelle Kincy Davis, 19, no address provided, at 8:25 p.m. Jan. 8 showed up at the victim's... Read more
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The Express-Times
Chrin Landfill expansion meeting rescheduledA new date is set for state environmental regulators to answer questions about
Chrin Landfill expansion meeting rescheduled
The Express-Times / Posted 2 days ago
A new date is set for state environmental regulators to answer questions about Chrin Brothers Sanitary's Landfill application to expand. The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection public meeting is scheduled 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, Feb.... Read more
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The Morning Call
Online shoe trade leads to robbery, police sayEAST ALLEN TOWNSHIP — State police said a woman was the victim of a robbery set
Online shoe trade leads to robbery, police say
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
EAST ALLEN TOWNSHIP — State police said a woman was the victim of a robbery set up by a Facebook page that allows users to trade expensive shoes, according to Northampton County Court records. Kornelle Kincey Davis, 20, was charged Friday with... Read more
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The Express-Times
Allentown man threatens to kill ex-girlfriend, himself, records sayAn Allentown man is accused of calling his ex-girlfriend more than 50 times and
Allentown man threatens to kill ex-girlfriend, himself, records say
The Express-Times / Posted 2 days ago
An Allentown man is accused of calling his ex-girlfriend more than 50 times and then, threatening to kill her and himself, court records say. Eric Lourenco, 32, of the 2200 block of East Columbia Street, at 12:30 a.m. Saturday allegedly began... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Wilson police investigating sexual assault reportPolice in Northampton County are investigating a report that a woman was knocke
Wilson police investigating sexual assault report
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 days ago
Police in Northampton County are investigating a report that a woman was knocked unconscious and woke up to two men sexually assaulting her. The attack reportedly occurred about 2 a.m. Saturday in the 1500 block of Spruce Street in Wilson, according... Read more
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