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The Brown and White
Why does the city want the new roof ripped off this historic Easton building?the roof. He planned to meet with city solicitor Bill Murphy to discuss the sit
Why does the city want the new roof ripped off this historic Easton building?
The Brown and White / Posted 16 minutes ago
the roof. He planned to meet with city solicitor Bill Murphy to discuss the situation. The attorneys are due to meet with Northampton County Judge F.P. Kimbelry McFadden next week to see whether work is progressing at a rate acceptable to her. "I... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
First Warning Traffic – Wednesday Traffic AlertsAlternating lane closures eastbound and westbound August 29-August 31 from 8 a.
First Warning Traffic – Wednesday Traffic Alerts
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 2 hours ago
Alternating lane closures eastbound and westbound August 29-August 31 from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. US-13 (Lankford Highway), Northampton County: Daytime single-lane closures northbound and southbound between Onley. One lane will remain open at all... Read more
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The Morning Call
Clinton VP pick Tim Kaine to speak in Hanover Township todayHANOVER TOWNSHIP, Northampton County — Democratic Vice Presidential Nominee Tim
Clinton VP pick Tim Kaine to speak in Hanover Township today
The Morning Call / Posted 3 hours ago
HANOVER TOWNSHIP, Northampton County — Democratic Vice Presidential Nominee Tim Kaine is wrapping up a two-day swing through Pennsylvania with a speech this afternoon at the Hanover Township Community Center. Kaine's visit this week, and Republican... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Correction: Wrong photo creditto help fight Pennsylvania’s opioid crisis. The Wright Center Medical Group, Sc
Correction: Wrong photo credit
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 hours ago
to help fight Pennsylvania’s opioid crisis. The Wright Center Medical Group, Scranton, and CleanS (read more) A Northampton County man was charged with illegally dumping more than 23,000 tons of construction debris at sites in four... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lower Mount Bethel man faces illegal dumping chargesIsland, N.Y., company and that they had to find new dump sites after the DEP re
Lower Mount Bethel man faces illegal dumping charges
The Morning Call / Posted 14 hours ago
Island, N.Y., company and that they had to find new dump sites after the DEP rescinded the company's right to dump in Northampton County. One of the drivers, according to the criminal complaint, said Stine paid drivers $100 to transport the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Pennsylvania offers reassurances on voting securitysaid, but it bears repeating in the current climate. Twitter @skraus 610-820-
Pennsylvania offers reassurances on voting security
The Morning Call / Posted 14 hours ago
said, but it bears repeating in the current climate. Twitter @skraus 610-820-6745 Questions about voter registration? Northampton County: (610) 829-6260 Lehigh County: (610) 782-3194 Montgomery County: (610) 278-3280. Bucks County: (215)... Read more
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The Express-Times
N.J. teen dead after crash had tried passing vehicles, police sayankle, my right ankle, is really, badly messed up," Rosenberger said. "It was b
N.J. teen dead after crash had tried passing vehicles, police say
The Express-Times / Posted 15 hours ago
ankle, my right ankle, is really, badly messed up," Rosenberger said. "It was broken and torn in a couple of places." Northampton County Coroner Zachary Lysek responded and pronounced Gehman dead at the scene. The cause and manner of death... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Northampton man charged with dumping tons of debris at Taylor businessArticle Tools A Northampton County man was charged with illegally dumping more
Northampton man charged with dumping tons of debris at Taylor business
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 15 hours ago
Article Tools A Northampton County man was charged with illegally dumping more than 23,000 tons of construction debris at sites in four counties, including a Lackawanna County business. Michael Lee Stine, 45, owner of MS Recycling in Bangor, paid... Read more
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The Morning Call
Hellertown man identified as van driver injured in crash that killed N.J. teenwith an eastbound car driven by Quinton Gehman, 19, of Frenchtown, N.J., townsh
Hellertown man identified as van driver injured in crash that killed N.J. teen
The Morning Call / Posted 15 hours ago
with an eastbound car driven by Quinton Gehman, 19, of Frenchtown, N.J., township police said. Gehman died at the scene, Northampton County Coroner Zachary Lysek said late Monday. Rosenberger was taken by ambulance to St. Luke's University... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Virginia State Parks offering hunting opportunities state-wide14, with a reservation period beginning Sept. 21. Muzzleloading and archery hu
Virginia State Parks offering hunting opportunities state-wide
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 17 hours ago
14, with a reservation period beginning Sept. 21. Muzzleloading and archery hunts will be held at: Kiptopeke State Park in Northampton County, Nov. 9-10, the reservation period begins Sept. 28; Pocahontas State Park in Chesterfield County, Nov.... Read more
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The Express-Times
Social media tip leads to supermarket thieves, cops sayon Monday was arraigned before District Judge Daniel Corpora, who set bail at $
Social media tip leads to supermarket thieves, cops say
The Express-Times / Posted 19 hours ago
on Monday was arraigned before District Judge Daniel Corpora, who set bail at $2,500. In lieu of bail, he was sent to Northampton County Prison. An arrest warrant has been filed for Hamm at the office of District Judge Pa... Read more
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The Morning Call
Senate panel OKs Bruce Beemer as new attorney generalattorney general Kane. People closely identified with the attorney general and
Senate panel OKs Bruce Beemer as new attorney general
The Morning Call / Posted 19 hours ago
attorney general Kane. People closely identified with the attorney general and her unfortunately tenure may have to go." Northampton County District Attorney John Morganelli has said morale among attorney general's office employees was noticeably... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bethlehem dealer gets 11 years in prison for role in heroin scourgepills. Authorities placed the value of the drugs in Kitchell's possession at a
Bethlehem dealer gets 11 years in prison for role in heroin scourge
The Morning Call / Posted 20 hours ago
pills. Authorities placed the value of the drugs in Kitchell's possession at about $35,000. Fallenstein, who is also a Northampton County assistant district attorney, said Kitchell's sentence was a step toward fighting the tide of heroin and... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh County 2017 budget plan will be revealed Wednesdaythe database has rankled commissioners, but that cost could drop if Northampton
Lehigh County 2017 budget plan will be revealed Wednesday
The Morning Call / Posted 20 hours ago
the database has rankled commissioners, but that cost could drop if Northampton Count law enforcement joins. The Northampton County Sheriff's Department received a grant this April to connect the department and the county's 27 police... Read more
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The Brown and White
Northampton County escapee in Montgomery jailAaron Creekmore, the 26-year-old who escaped in June from the Northampton Count
Northampton County escapee in Montgomery jail
The Brown and White / Posted 21 hours ago
Aaron Creekmore, the 26-year-old who escaped in June from the Northampton County Department of Corrections' work-release program in Easton, is in jail in Montgomery County and awaiting trial. While his escape charge is still on the books in... Read more
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The Morning Call
Judge: 'People in Bethlehem have bent over backward to get you to fix up' former Goodman storeprofessor sentenced last week to five days in prison over his rundown building,
Judge: 'People in Bethlehem have bent over backward to get you to fix up' former Goodman store
The Morning Call / Posted 22 hours ago
professor sentenced last week to five days in prison over his rundown building, lost two more legal challenges Tuesday in Northampton County Court. One case was over paying thousands of dollars in real estate taxes on the former Goodman Furniture... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
First Warning Traffic for Tuesday – Bridge Openings and Road WorkAlternating lane closures eastbound and westbound August 29-August 31 from 8 a.
First Warning Traffic for Tuesday – Bridge Openings and Road Work
WTKR Norfolk / Posted yesterday
Alternating lane closures eastbound and westbound August 29-August 31 from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. US-13 (Lankford Highway), Northampton County: Daytime single-lane closures northbound and southbound between Onley. One lane will remain open at all... 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 yesterday
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 TownshipLane, in Lower Saucon Township. Police say a Toyota Prius attempted to pass th
One dead, one critical after crash in Lower Saucon Township
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
Lane, in Lower Saucon Township. Police say a Toyota Prius attempted to pass three vehicles when it collided with a minivan. The Northampton County Coroner's Office was called to the scene. Officials did not release the identity of th... Read more
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The Morning Call
Finding one fish, two fish, wild fish, new fishtributaries to the Mahoning and Lizard creeks in Carbon and Schuylkill counties
Finding one fish, two fish, wild fish, new fish
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
tributaries to the Mahoning and Lizard creeks in Carbon and Schuylkill counties; and several unnamed tributaries in Northampton County that flow directly into the Delaware River. "Most of these are very small tributaries," Lavelle says.... Read more
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The Morning Call
Howard Dean calls on Bethlehem to 'run up the score' for Hillary Clintonpick, is slated to begin a series of stops in Pennsylvania starting Tuesday, in
Howard Dean calls on Bethlehem to 'run up the score' for Hillary Clinton
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
pick, is slated to begin a series of stops in Pennsylvania starting Tuesday, including a visit to the Hanover Township (Northampton County) Community Center on Wednesday. The trip comes a week after Indiana Gov. Mike Pence, the Republican vice... Read more
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The Express-Times
1 dead, 1 critical in Lower Saucon Township crashthe collision, according to police. The other vehicle was described as a Chrys
1 dead, 1 critical in Lower Saucon Township crash
The Express-Times / Posted yesterday
the collision, according to police. The other vehicle was described as a Chrysler minivan. Township firefighters, the Northampton County Coroner's Office and Pennsylvania State Police also responded to the crash. Authorities were continuing... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Person in Northampton County tests positive for West Nile VirusA person in Northampton County has tested positive for West Nile virus, accordi
Person in Northampton County tests positive for West Nile Virus
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
A person in Northampton County has tested positive for West Nile virus, according to Pennsylvania health officials. The West Nile virus is most commonly transmitted to humans by mosquitoes and there is no medication to treat the infection, according... Read more
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The Express-Times
Lehigh professor with blighted building avoids jail for nowOn Wednesday, Northampton County Senior Judge Leonard Zito upheld a slew of Alv
Lehigh professor with blighted building avoids jail for now
The Express-Times / Posted yesterday
On Wednesday, Northampton County Senior Judge Leonard Zito upheld a slew of Alvin Kanofsy's building code violation citations, fined him about $30,700 and ordered he report to jail Monday. Kanofsky appealed the sentence to Pennsylvania Superior... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Knoble trial could be delayed after his attorneys quitlegal representation. All of Jeffrey Knoble's attorneys have quit. A judge wi
Knoble trial could be delayed after his attorneys quit
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
legal representation. All of Jeffrey Knoble's attorneys have quit. A judge will appoint their replacements, according to Northampton County District Attorney John Morganelli. Knoble has had several outbursts in court. The most recent was... Read more
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The Express-Times
Michael Stine charged in $1.35M illegal waste schemeThe Northampton County man who owns MS Recycling Inc. is accused of illegally d
Michael Stine charged in $1.35M illegal waste scheme
The Express-Times / Posted yesterday
The Northampton County man who owns MS Recycling Inc. is accused of illegally dumping 23,455 tons of construction and demolition waste across four Pennsylvania counties. Michael L. Stine, of the 10000 block of Gravel Hill Road in Lower Mount Bethel... Read more
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The Express-Times
Pa.'s 5th human case of West Nile virus strikes Northampton CountyPennsylvania health officials on Monday afternoon reported that a human has tes
Pa.'s 5th human case of West Nile virus strikes Northampton County
The Express-Times / Posted yesterday
Pennsylvania health officials on Monday afternoon reported that a human has tested positive for the West Nile virus in Northampton County. It marks only the fifth confirmed case so far this season of someone contracting the virus in the state. The... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Teen grabs knife to protect mom during fighther face and grabbed her wrist. Police apprehended Burns at Goucester and Heck
Teen grabs knife to protect mom during fight
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
her face and grabbed her wrist. Police apprehended Burns at Goucester and Hecktown roads after he left the house. Burns failed to post bail and was sent to Northampton County Prison to await a preliminary hearing tentatively scheduled for Sept.... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Woman hops fence, runs from knife-wielding boyfriendA woman told authorities in Northampton County that she jumped a fence early Mo
Woman hops fence, runs from knife-wielding boyfriend
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
A woman told authorities in Northampton County that she jumped a fence early Monday morning in hopes of outrunning her knife-wielding boyfriend. Johnathan B. Chrin now faces assault and harassment charges after allegedly admitting to police that he... Read more
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Times News
Motorcyclist seriously injured in Carbon crashA Northampton County motorcyclist was seriously injured in a two-vehicle crash
Motorcyclist seriously injured in Carbon crash
Times News / Posted yesterday
A Northampton County motorcyclist was seriously injured in a two-vehicle crash about 6:56 p.m. on Saturday along Little Gap Road in Lower Towamensing Township, Carbon County. State police at Lehighton said Michael D. Miller, 20, of Bethlehem, was... Read more
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The Morning Call
Judge allows Knoble's attorneys to withdraw in Easton hotel murder caserelationship that would make it impossible for him or his co-counsel to represe
Judge allows Knoble's attorneys to withdraw in Easton hotel murder case
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
relationship that would make it impossible for him or his co-counsel to represent Knoble. Knoble, 26, of Riegelsville told Northampton County Judge Emil Giordano that his three public defenders were "ineffective" and "corrupt just like you are." He... Read more
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The Brown and White
What's happening at one of Easton's oldest properties?mortar and sidewalks at church-owned properties 501-507 Northampton St., includ
What's happening at one of Easton's oldest properties?
The Brown and White / Posted yesterday
mortar and sidewalks at church-owned properties 501-507 Northampton St., including the Hooper House at 501 Northampton St. Northampton County Judge F.P. Kimberly McFadden ordered the church to clean up the properties. She'll meet with the city and... Read more
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The Brown and White
Babysitting grandma allegedly ODs; child calls for helpcharged with endangering the welfare of a child, arraigned before on-call Distr
Babysitting grandma allegedly ODs; child calls for help
The Brown and White / Posted yesterday
charged with endangering the welfare of a child, arraigned before on-call District Judge Nancy Matos Gonzalez and sent to Northampton County Prison in lieu of $15,000 bail, court papers say. She was bonded out on Saturday, records show. While on... Read more
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The Express-Times
Nazareth woman charged in attempted stabbingendangerment, simple assault and harassment. Huertas was arraigned before Distr
Nazareth woman charged in attempted stabbing
The Express-Times / Posted yesterday
endangerment, simple assault and harassment. Huertas was arraigned before District Judge Daniel Corpora, who set bail at $7,500. In lieu of bail, Huertas was taken to Northampton County Prison. The judge ordered she stay away from... Read more
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The Express-Times
Slate Belt police take 15 guns from suspect in domestic assaultfrom the home, as well as body armor and ammunition. Dishman is charged with s
Slate Belt police take 15 guns from suspect in domestic assault
The Express-Times / Posted yesterday
from the home, as well as body armor and ammunition. Dishman is charged with simple assault and harassment. He was arraigned before District Judge Daniel Corpora, who set bail at $5,000. In lieu of bail, he was taken to Northampton County... Read more
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The Morning Call
Man armed with knife attacks girlfriend, police saythe 1900 block of Fifth Street in the township is charged with aggravated assau
Man armed with knife attacks girlfriend, police say
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
the 1900 block of Fifth Street in the township is charged with aggravated assault, simple assault and harassment. He is in Northampton County Prison under $25,000 bail. According to court records: At 1:15 a.m. Monday, police were called to... Read more
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The Express-Times
Man admits to knife-wielding chase, assault, police sayand stuff. My mom's on the way and she's gonna take me back to her house." Chr
Man admits to knife-wielding chase, assault, police say
The Express-Times / Posted 2 days ago
and stuff. My mom's on the way and she's gonna take me back to her house." Chrin instead was taken to Central Booking at Northampton County Prison where he was to be arraigned on charges of aggravated assault, simple assault and harassment,... Read more
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The Express-Times
Brooklyn man charged in domestic allegedly involving knivesHe told the officer he had argued with his girlfriend, police said. Burns was
Brooklyn man charged in domestic allegedly involving knives
The Express-Times / Posted 2 days ago
He told the officer he had argued with his girlfriend, police said. Burns was taken for arraignment to Central Booking at Northampton County Prison on charges of terroristic threats, possession of an instrument of crime, simple assault and... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Coaldale man accused of doing drugs while leaving children alonehis sons may have come into contact with a needle. It happened on July 13 at W
Coaldale man accused of doing drugs while leaving children alone
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 days ago
his sons may have come into contact with a needle. It happened on July 13 at Wayne Grube Memorial Park in Allen Township, Northampton County. Police say Marco Caruso, 31 was at the park with his two five-year-old sons when he went into the... Read more
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The Brown and White
Car into pole in Forks results in injury, power outagea minor injury, township police said. Wires were down but an initial report of
Car into pole in Forks results in injury, power outage
The Brown and White / Posted 2 days ago
a minor injury, township police said. Wires were down but an initial report of a fire was found not to be accurate, a Northampton County emergency dispatch supervisor said. Met-Ed was responding and there were reports of power outages, with... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
First Warning Traffic Monday – Bridge Openings and Road WorkAlternating lane closures eastbound and westbound August 29-August 31 from 8 a.
First Warning Traffic Monday – Bridge Openings and Road Work
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 2 days ago
Alternating lane closures eastbound and westbound August 29-August 31 from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. US-13 (Lankford Highway), Northampton County: Daytime single-lane closures northbound and southbound between Onley. One lane will remain open at all... Read more
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The Morning Call
Thumbs up to tough stance on Nazareth mayorThumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Thumbs Up: To Northampton County District Attorney John
Thumbs up to tough stance on Nazareth mayor
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Thumbs Up: To Northampton County District Attorney John Morganelli, for making acceptance of Nazareth Mayor Carl Strye's ARD application contingent on his resigning as mayor and paying back the money he is charged with... Read more
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The Morning Call
Sunday Go Pick: SaikouCon brings anime to the PoconosIt moved there this year after two years at the Best Western Lehigh Valley Hote
Sunday Go Pick: SaikouCon brings anime to the Poconos
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
It moved there this year after two years at the Best Western Lehigh Valley Hotel Conference Center in Hanover Township, Northampton County. The convention features live entertainment themed to Japanese culture, J-Rock and J-Pop musical acts,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Politics as UsualCharlie Dent and Democrat Rick Dougherty on the general-election ballot. Rizzo
Politics as Usual
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
Charlie Dent and Democrat Rick Dougherty on the general-election ballot. Rizzo, 41 of Hanover Township, is chairman of the Northampton County Libertarian Party and says he was circulating nominating petitions for the party's presidential candidate,... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Court to rule on juvenile sentencingcourt documents, in the Batts case, on Feb. 7, 2006, 14-year old Qu'eed Batts w
Court to rule on juvenile sentencing
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
court documents, in the Batts case, on Feb. 7, 2006, 14-year old Qu'eed Batts walked up the front porch steps of a house in Northampton County and shot Clarence Edwards in the head, and shot Corey Hilario in the back as the man attempted to flee.... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Misconduct charges filed against Judge Tiddjudge faces a laundry list of misconduct charges. The Judicial Conduct Board f
Misconduct charges filed against Judge Tidd
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 4 days ago
judge faces a laundry list of misconduct charges. The Judicial Conduct Board filed formal charges Friday against former Northampton County Magisterial District Judge David Tidd. The board says Tidd verbally abused his staff with name-calling... Read more
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Times News
Master gardeners offer workshopsJoin Lehigh and Northampton County Master Gardeners from 9 a.m. to noon Saturda
Master gardeners offer workshops
Times News / Posted 4 days ago
Join Lehigh and Northampton County Master Gardeners from 9 a.m. to noon Saturdayfor a morning of gardening, graciously hosted by the Wildlands Conservancy in Emmaus. Learn how you can help our declining pollinator populations by planting the right... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Police say they caught woman flushing evidenceof possession of a controlled substance and tampering with evidence, following
Police say they caught woman flushing evidence
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 4 days ago
of possession of a controlled substance and tampering with evidence, following a search of her Canal Street home by the Northampton County Drug Task Force. District Judge Nancy Matos Gonzalez arraigned the 48-year-old Thursday night, setting... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
woman watches ex shoot arrow at her housefound Vitushinsky at his home in Northampton and arrested him just after 10:30
woman watches ex shoot arrow at her house
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 4 days ago
found Vitushinsky at his home in Northampton and arrested him just after 10:30 p.m. He failed to post bail and was sent to Northampton County Prison to await a preliminary hearing tentatively scheduled for Sept. 9. If Vitushinsky does post bail,... Read more
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The Express-Times
Meth-induced stupor leads to 'state of insanity' on Lehigh Township golf courseit to his Lehigh Township home. Then he took the truck back at 5 a.m. June 10.
Meth-induced stupor leads to 'state of insanity' on Lehigh Township golf course
The Express-Times / Posted 4 days ago
it to his Lehigh Township home. Then he took the truck back at 5 a.m. June 10. "I was in a state of insanity," he told Northampton County President Judge Stephen Baratta. Baratta sentenced him to time served to two years in prison. He ordered... Read more
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