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Keystone Cement Moving Away From Coal And Towards Natural Gas

During East Allen’s March 13 Board of Supervisors workshop meeting, Robert Toedter, a consultant for Keystone Cement, sought a letter of acknowledgement from supervisors to support the cement company’s move away from coal power. Currently,...

‘Change On Main’ Seeking To Give Back To Borough Of Northampton

During the Borough of Northampton’s March 7 meeting, Brian Sabo, program director for Change on Main, appeared before the board to introduce the borough’s new recovery center and the activities it hopes to hold...

State Police Hold Active Shooter Training At Bath Neighborhood Watch

At Bath’s monthly neighborhood watch meeting on March 6, State Trooper Nathan Branosky held an active shooter training session. Residents learned about the “Run, Hide, Fight” method and how they can protect themselves in...

Cement Worker Of The Month | Barry Schlosser

Mr. Barry Schlosser was raised in Stiles, graduating from Whitehall High School in 1993. He started his cement career at LaFarge in 2000 working on the tire dock. On each shift a tractor trailer...

Historical Commission Discusses Schoolhouse

The Moore Township Historical Commission voted on officer positions for 2019. Charmaine Bartholomew will serve as chairman, Helene Mery as vice chairman and Bob Vasile will serve as secretary. The board discussed markers that will...

Proposal For Residential/Commercial Use At Lucky Strokes Golf Property

Legal and engineering representatives for Mark Wagner, owner of Lucky Strokes on Airport Road, appeared before the East Allen Board of Supervisors on February 28 to request an amendment to the township’s zoning map. The...

Private $10,000 Grant Available For Historic Properties In Bath

During the Borough of Bath’s monthly council meeting on Monday, March 4, Councilwoman Carol Bear-Heckman discussed a new grant opportunity available to property owners in the borough’s historic district. A private $10,000 façade renovation grant...

Allen Township Supervisors Grant Conditional Approval To Jaindl-Watson Development

During their February 26 meeting, Allen Township Supervisors granted preliminary plan conditional approval to Jaindl-Watson’s warehouse development between Seemsville and Howertown Roads. “We think we have the best possible project for the land that we...

Moore Twp. Planning Commission Approves Plans For Fire Damaged Home Ordinance

The Moore Township Planning Commission met on February 25 for their monthly meeting. The board went through the reorganization for positions with John Becker as chairman, David Frey as Vice President, and Jason Harhart...

Big Plans For Northampton Farmer’s Market In 2019

Organizers of the Northampton Farmer’s Market appeared before the Northampton Borough Council on Thursday, February 21 to outline plans for the annual market, which starts on May 14. Victor Rodite, a community planner who has...