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Lehigh Supervisors Find Tax Bill Solution

The Lehigh Township Board of Supervisors reached a consensus regarding the mailing of tax bills at their Jan. 9 meeting, resolving an area of concern that the board faced at their last few meetings. The...

Northampton Planners Approve Plans For Willow Brook Farm Trust

The Northampton Borough Planning Commission recommended conditional approval for three separate plans for Willow Brook Farm Trust at their Jan. 10 meeting. The trust came before the planning commission seeking favorable recommendations for a lot...

Pastor Edmund Of Chapman Quarries | Nativity Sets From Around The World Share Important...

Pastor Rick Edmund has been collecting nativity sets for most of his adult life. He not only appreciates their beauty, but also the way they exemplify the Christian message and the meaning of John 3:16:...

East Allen Looks Ahead To New Township Manager

During their workshop meeting on January 10, the East Allen Township Board of Supervisors worked on defining the job description for township manager. Current township manager, Deborah Seiple, will be leaving her position in...

Borough Of Bath Welcomes New Member To Council

On Tuesday, January 2, the Borough of Bath Council held its reorganizational meeting and welcomed Tony Kovalovsky as its newest member. Kovalovsky will serve a four-year term on the council. Bath Borough Council also welcomed...

Lehigh Township Planners Review Zoning Appeal Petition

Members of the Lehigh Township Planning Commission reviewed a zoning hearing board appeal petition at their first meeting of the year on Jan. 8, prompting them to define what is considered a winery within...

Lehigh Township Supervisors Condemn State House Bill 1620

Supervisors in Lehigh Township voiced their opposition to a bill in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives that they say “is not in the best interests of Pennsylvania” at their reorganizational meeting on Jan. 2. The...

Cement Worker Of The Month | David Sonon

Mr. David Sonon was reared in Windsor Township, Berks County. As a youth, he worked on the neighbor’s farm helping to milk and harvest crops. He attended Hamburg High School and was hired by...

Northampton Council Passes 2018 Budget

Northampton Borough Council passed the borough budget for 2018 at their Dec. 21 meeting, retaining the current millage rate for borough taxes. Council voted unanimously to keep the tax rate for general borough purposes...

Nazareth Planners Recommend Conditional Approval For Apartment Units

The Nazareth Planning Commission recommended conditional approval for a plan that would bring three townhouse-style apartment units to the borough at their Dec. 19 meeting. Borough planners recommended both conditional approval and a waiver...