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Martin on Main festival jams after two-year hiatus

Residents came out to the Martin on Main music and guitar festival in Nazareth on Saturday, July 30 after a two-year hiatus due to safety precautions amongst the Covid pandemic. The seven-hour festival was...

Obituaries | Week of August 4

Anna M. Manning Anna M. Manning, 92, formerly of Nazareth, Pa., passed away peacefully on Thursday, July 28, 2022, at Hillside Senior Living. She was born on April 13, 1930, in Lower Nazareth Twp., she...

Allen Township Supervisors allow Covered Bridge Farm to use nearby park for irrigation access

During the Allen Township Board of Supervisors meeting on Tuesday, July 26, supervisors unanimously approved a motion to allow Andrew Hower of Covered Bridge Farm to access the Hokendauqua Creek via the township-owned Covered...

Looking Back | Cement to War, Part 5 of 7

In today’s column, we continue to show photographs from a book found on a prisoner of war in Germany by S.Sgt. Frank Csencsitz, who served in Gen. George Patton’s Third Army. The book, “Mit Hitler im...

Northampton Borough hires full-time police officer

During their meeting on Thursday, July 21, the Northampton Borough Council unanimously voted to hire Officer Aaron Koehler of Palmerton to a full-time position. Before this appointment, Koehler served the borough as a part-time...

Obituaries | Week of July 28

Paul E. Schmoyer Paul E. Schmoyer, 83, of Moore Township, passed away peacefully on Saturday, July 23 at home, surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of MaryAnn (Milkovits) Schmoyer with whom he...

Paw Prints on the Canal raises $9,524 for Northampton Borough Police Dept. K9 Unit

The 13th Annual Paw Prints on the Canal event raised over $9,500 for the Northampton Borough Police Department K9 Unit. Event organizer Candi Lynn and a group of volunteers appeared before the Northampton Borough...

Northampton County upcoming roadwork

Municipality: Various Road name: Interstate 78 Between: Exit 67 (PA 412) and Exit 75 (To PA 611) Type of work: Construction Work being done by: PennDOT Contractor Type of restriction: Nighttime Restriction: Lane restriction eastbound for concrete repair work. Expect...

East Allen Township mower goes up in flames, supervisors discuss options

The East Allen Township Board of Supervisors met Wednesday, July 13 to discuss an insurance loss of the township’s flail/boom mower, moving the pedestal poles and pedestrian crossing on Airport Road and Hanoverville Road,...

Northampton School Board shares district goals, revisits straw poll

The Northampton School Board held its monthly meeting on Monday, July 18 where the board discussed school district goals, temporary emergency provisions, and PIAA bylaws. Superintendent Joseph Kovalchik began with a presentation on the 2022-2023...
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