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800+ Students Graduate from Northampton Community College

Northampton Community College held a commencement ceremony on May 23 for more than 800 students who completed associate degrees, specialized diplomas and certificates during the spring semester. Over 900 students graduated in August and December,...

Obituaries – May 31, 2013

  Susan H. Hixson Susan H. Hixson, 66, of East Allen Twp., passed away on Monday, May 27th, 2013 at Hospice House of the VNA of St. Lukes, Lower Saucon Twp., Pa. Born on January 19, 1947, in...

Obituaries May 29, 2013

Robert E. Correll, Jr. Nov. 21, 1928 – May 20, 2013 Robert E. Correll, Jr., 84, of Lower Nazareth Township, formerly of Bushkill Township, died Monday, May 20 in St. Luke’s Hospital –Anderson Campus, Bethlehem Township....

Second Bald Eagle shot in Pennsylvania spurs reward money

GAME COMMISSION  OF PENNSYLVANIA IS INVESTIGATING A  SECOND BALD EAGLE DEATH BY BULLET WOUND IN PAST MONTH Meanwhile, reward offered in first case tops $7,000.   A bald eagle found dead earlier this month in northwestern Pennsylvania...

275th Anniversary Book goes to Printer

Everyone is still talking about the parade, people are hoping for another pig roast and the smiley face that was mysteriously painted in the parking lot at Wunderler’s Market remains. Nearly a year after...

Revitalization working for YOU!

Senate Urban Affairs & Housing Committee Reviews Main Street & Elm Street Revitalization Programs at Hearing in Carbon County JIM THORPE – The Senate Urban Affairs and Housing Committee reviewed the successes and struggles with...

Grow UR Biz – Shark Weak

If you own a business, I insist you watch Shark Tank on Friday night at 8pm. This amazing show hosts the worlds most famous investors.  Barbara Corcoran, a real-estate mogul, Mark Cuban, owner of...

Nazareth Business Council hosts Business Spotlight in Nazareth!

Nazareth Business Council of The Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber hosts Business Spotlight in Nazareth! The Nazareth Business Council (NBC) hosted a packed house business spotlight on Wednesday May 15thto launch the new name and brand...

Middle School Evacuated, given the all clear

According to a district wide email from Northampton Area School District earlier today, an underground propane tank at the Vo-tech school was struck by the construction company working on the new middle school. ...

WILDLIFE RESCUED FOLLOWING DIESEL SPILL

Game Commission asks citizens to report sightings of affected animals. HARRISBURG – The fuel tanker explosion that has closed a stretch of Interstate 81 near Harrisburg also caused about 2,000 gallons of spilled diesel fuel...