Upper Saucon Township

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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Upper Saucon considers expansion proposal from hotel developersThe Upper Saucon Township Board of Supervisors heard requests from hotel develo
Upper Saucon considers expansion proposal from hotel developers
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 hours ago
The Upper Saucon Township Board of Supervisors heard requests from hotel developers hoping to finish construction of a new hotel near the Stabler Center. Joe Fitzpatrick, an attorney representing High Hotels, asked the board to grant permission to... Read more
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The Morning Call
Southern Lehigh School District to hear pitch for private fundraisingUPPER SAUCON TOWNSHIP — Could a new theater, building upgrades, music facilitie
Southern Lehigh School District to hear pitch for private fundraising
The Morning Call / Posted 4 hours ago
UPPER SAUCON TOWNSHIP — Could a new theater, building upgrades, music facilities and a host of other amenities for the Southern Lehigh School District be funded entirely with private donations? Maybe. The school board plans to explore the funding... Read more
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The Express-Times
17 restaurants take part in Pearly Baker's 21st annual chili cook-offCharles Barclay of Easton wasted no time in sampling 19 different types of chil
17 restaurants take part in Pearly Baker's 21st annual chili cook-off
The Express-Times / Posted yesterday
Charles Barclay of Easton wasted no time in sampling 19 different types of chili concoctions. Barclay was one of the first to arrive at 8:30 a.m. Sunday outside Pearly Baker's Alehouse in Centre Square before a massive line formed, extending down to... Read more
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Times News
Area driver in Lehigh crashAn area driver was involved in a one-vehicle crash in Lehigh County on Monday.
Area driver in Lehigh crash
Times News / Posted 4 days ago
An area driver was involved in a one-vehicle crash in Lehigh County on Monday. State police at Fogelsville said Jubalani Jones, 23, of Albrightsville, was driving a 2015 Chevrolet Sonic westbound on Interstate 78 in Upper Saucon Township at 4:16... Read more
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The Morning Call
Wildlands Conservancy expands South Mountain preservesUPPER MILFORD TOWNSHIP — New land donations will expand two Wildlands Conservan
Wildlands Conservancy expands South Mountain preserves
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
UPPER MILFORD TOWNSHIP — New land donations will expand two Wildlands Conservancy preserves on South Mountain, the nonprofit land trust announced Thursday. Judith Diehl donated 8.4 acres of "high-conservation" land in Upper Milford that will improve... Read more
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The Morning Call
February 3, 2016Builder and designer John Blair, President of Bethlehem based Blair Custom home
February 3, 2016
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
Builder and designer John Blair, President of Bethlehem based Blair Custom homes, is pictured near the formal staircase leading from the living room of 5190 Sky View Drive in Upper Saucon Township on Monday, February 1, 2016. This is the most... Read more
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The Express-Times
Hundreds graduate from Northampton Community CollegeNorthampton Community College on Saturday morning recognized more than 700 grad
Hundreds graduate from Northampton Community College
The Express-Times / Posted 9 days ago
Northampton Community College on Saturday morning recognized more than 700 graduates at a winter commencement at the Spartan Center on its Bethlehem Township campus. The Rev. Bernard F. O'Connor, president of DeSales University served as... Read more
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The Morning Call
January 29, 2016A two-alarm fire caused heavy damage to a home in Upper Saucon Township on Thur
January 29, 2016
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
A two-alarm fire caused heavy damage to a home in Upper Saucon Township on Thursday morning, Jan. 28, 2016. The home, in the 5300 block of Susan Road, appeared to sustain fire damage mainly to the side of the house near the chimney.... Read more
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The Express-Times
Fire heavily damages home in Upper Saucon TownshipA fire caused significant damage to a home Thursday at 5359 Susan Road in Upper
Fire heavily damages home in Upper Saucon Township
The Express-Times / Posted 11 days ago
A fire caused significant damage to a home Thursday at 5359 Susan Road in Upper Saucon Township. Firefighters responded to the blaze about 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Heavy smoke and flames poured out of one side of the house near a chimney. Firefighters... Read more
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The Morning Call
Upper Saucon home heavily damaged by fireA two-alarm fire caused heavy damage to a home in Upper Saucon Township on Thur
Upper Saucon home heavily damaged by fire
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
A two-alarm fire caused heavy damage to a home in Upper Saucon Township on Thursday morning, Jan. 28, 2016. The home, in the 5300 block of Susan Road, appeared to sustain fire damage mainly to the side of the house near the chimney.... Read more
3 related stories
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The Morning Call
Fire causes heavy damage to Upper Saucon homeUPPER SAUCON TOWNSHIP — A 2-alarm fire caused heavy damage to a home in Upper S
Fire causes heavy damage to Upper Saucon home
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
UPPER SAUCON TOWNSHIP — A 2-alarm fire caused heavy damage to a home in Upper Saucon Township on Thursday morning. The home, in the 5300 block of Susan Road, appeared to sustain fire damage mainly to the side of the house near the chimney. Fire... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Not a Stellar night for Lehigh County AuthorityEmrich M. Stellar, Jr., has been knocked off the board of Lehigh County Authori
Not a Stellar night for Lehigh County Authority
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 12 days ago
Emrich M. Stellar, Jr., has been knocked off the board of Lehigh County Authority in a close vote by Lehigh County commissioners Wednesday night. Stellar has served on LCA’s board of directors for the last 10 years and was hoping to be appointed for... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bankruptcy complicates effort to replace Allentown Shula'sIf downtown Allentown developer City Center Investment Corp. wants to replace t
Bankruptcy complicates effort to replace Allentown Shula's
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
If downtown Allentown developer City Center Investment Corp. wants to replace the shuttered Shula's Steak House on the first floor of Strata Flats apartments, it will first have to regain control of the space. Right now it's in the hands of... Read more
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The Express-Times
Man accused of sexually assaulting 10-old, cops sayAn Upper Saucon Township man accused of sexually assaulting a 10-year-old girl
Man accused of sexually assaulting 10-old, cops say
The Express-Times / Posted 14 days ago
An Upper Saucon Township man accused of sexually assaulting a 10-year-old girl told township officers he was checking on the child because she was having a nightmare, police said. Joshua Freeman, 25, of the 4400 block of Old Bethlehem Pike, was... Read more
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The Morning Call
We don't need Uncle Sam intruding in our livesIn his blog, columnist Bill White squared off against Ted Cruz. Besides reveali
We don't need Uncle Sam intruding in our lives
The Morning Call / Posted 16 days ago
In his blog, columnist Bill White squared off against Ted Cruz. Besides revealing his disdain for anything Republican in that piece, he also took issue with a problem dear to my heart. I'm not a supporter of either Donald Trump or Cruz, so with that... Read more
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The Morning Call
Columnist Bill White should look in the mirrorRep. Justin Simmons is not a tea party member. I know and I am. His last oppone
Columnist Bill White should look in the mirror
The Morning Call / Posted 19 days ago
Rep. Justin Simmons is not a tea party member. I know and I am. His last opponent, former state Rep. Karen Beyer's son, Michael, who was 30, had no job or political experience, was supported by parents and called himself a lawyer before passing the... Read more
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The Morning Call
James Largay: Creative genius of Star Wars a force to be reckoned withI have now been privileged to see all seven Star Wars episodes, on the big scre
James Largay: Creative genius of Star Wars a force to be reckoned with
The Morning Call / Posted 24 days ago
I have now been privileged to see all seven Star Wars episodes, on the big screen, when released, over a period of 38 years. These rousing films feature an incredible variety of creatures, machines, vehicles and characters. What a rewarding... Read more
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The Express-Times
Man crashes while fleeing hit-run accident, cops sayJulio Ceasar Dominquez, of the first block of South Main Street, struck a vehic
Man crashes while fleeing hit-run accident, cops say
The Express-Times / Posted 24 days ago
Julio Ceasar Dominquez, of the first block of South Main Street, struck a vehicle at 2:52 p.m. which was stopped at Route 378 and Seidersville Road, police said. Dominquez fled south on Route 378, "driving in a reckless manner, running red lights,"... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lost and lamented: Hess's closed 20 years ago after a century of making Allentown a destinationALLENTOWN —— With Hess's, downtown Allentown was a shopping destination for dec
Lost and lamented: Hess's closed 20 years ago after a century of making Allentown a destination
The Morning Call / Posted 25 days ago
ALLENTOWN —— With Hess's, downtown Allentown was a shopping destination for decades. It was the anchor store of anchor stores. And when it closed 20 years ago, on Jan. 15, 1996, a city that had been struggling to hang on to its retail identity for... Read more
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The Morning Call
Proceed rationallyThis is not the time for more jingoistic/macho threats to destroy North Korea i
Proceed rationally
The Morning Call / Posted 26 days ago
This is not the time for more jingoistic/macho threats to destroy North Korea if it doesn't immediately dismantle its nuclear program and send Kim Jong Un to a juvenile detention center. This is the way we used to deal with such threats — pre-Obama,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Shula's closing blindsided corporate ownerThe attorney representing Shula's Steak House's corporate owners said the compa
Shula's closing blindsided corporate owner
The Morning Call / Posted 26 days ago
The attorney representing Shula's Steak House's corporate owners said the company was blindsided by the sudden closure of the center city Allentown restaurant last week. "The corporation has absolutely nothing to do with the closure of this... Read more
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The Morning Call
Important step toward reducing gun violenceToo many lives are lost each year because of firearms that were stolen, misused
Important step toward reducing gun violence
The Morning Call / Posted 27 days ago
Too many lives are lost each year because of firearms that were stolen, misused or fired accidentally. As President Obama said in his statement on fighting gun violence, "If a child can't open a bottle of aspirin, we should make sure they can't pull... Read more
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The Morning Call
Southern Lehigh enacts code of conduct for coachesUPPER SAUCON TOWNSHIP — Southern Lehigh School District has enacted a code of c
Southern Lehigh enacts code of conduct for coaches
The Morning Call / Posted 27 days ago
UPPER SAUCON TOWNSHIP — Southern Lehigh School District has enacted a code of conduct with 18 points that coaches must sign if they want to lead sports teams in the district. The Coach's Code of Conduct was developed after district resident Mary... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Northampton County law enforcement gains access to crime labLaw enforcement in Northampton County will now be granted full-time access to s
Northampton County law enforcement gains access to crime lab
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 27 days ago
Law enforcement in Northampton County will now be granted full-time access to state of the art technology, when it comes to fighting crime. Northampton County District Attorney John Morganelli and Lehigh County District Attorney Jim Martin announced... Read more
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The Express-Times
Northampton County taps in to regional digital crime labThe lab launched in 2011 at DeSales University through a foundation set up in m
Northampton County taps in to regional digital crime lab
The Express-Times / Posted 27 days ago
The lab launched in 2011 at DeSales University through a foundation set up in memory of Upper Saucon Township police officer David M. Petzold, who was struck and killed in the line of duty in 2006. Northampton County will contribute $40,000 a year... Read more
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The Morning Call
Norco to join DeSales computer crime lab, DAs announceEASTON — Northampton County will join a digital forensics lab at DeSales Univer
Norco to join DeSales computer crime lab, DAs announce
The Morning Call / Posted 27 days ago
EASTON — Northampton County will join a digital forensics lab at DeSales University, making computer crime-fighting a regional effort, the Lehigh Valley's two district attorneys announced Tuesday. The David M. Petzold Digital Forensics Laboratory... Read more
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The Brown and White
Lehigh Valley liquor license holders cited, police sayCited, according to the state police Bureau of Liquor Enforcement, were: Sauco
Lehigh Valley liquor license holders cited, police say
The Brown and White / Posted 28 days ago
Cited, according to the state police Bureau of Liquor Enforcement, were: Saucon Valley Country Club, trading as Weyhill Course, 2050 Saucon Valley Road in Upper Saucon Township, on Dec. 16 for failure to have a Pennsylvania Liquor Control... Read more
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The Morning Call
Promenade Shops: Shula's still owes us $441KALLENTOWN — The tables at Shula's Steak House in downtown Allentown were set wi
Promenade Shops: Shula's still owes us $441K
The Morning Call / Posted a month ago
ALLENTOWN — The tables at Shula's Steak House in downtown Allentown were set with the restaurant's iconic white tablecloths, with the chairbacks bearing the names of former coaches and players who performed under legendary NFL coach Don Shula. The... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Shula's Steakhouse shutters Allentown locationThe type of customers needed to support a high-end restaurant in Center City Al
Shula's Steakhouse shutters Allentown location
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted a month ago
The type of customers needed to support a high-end restaurant in Center City Allentown were just too hard to find, according to the operator of Shula's Steakhouse. In a blow to the revitalization efforts in downtown Allentown, Shula's Steakhouse... Read more
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