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Northampton County upcoming roadwork

Municipality: City of Bethlehem Road name: PA 378/Wyandotte Street Between: Kohler Drive and Puggy Lane Type of work: Utility Work Work being done by: Local Utility Type of restriction: Nighttime Restriction: Lane shifting for UGI road work. Start date: Sept....

Moore Township Supervisors discuss recreation additions, approve trick-or-treat night

The Moore Township Board of Supervisors met Tuesday, September 6 to discuss the approval of subdivisions and waivers, recreation additions, replacing the floor of the old schoolhouse, and trick-or-treat night. First, the board approved a...

Obituaries | Week of Sept. 15

Robert E. "Bob" Cherry Robert E. "Bob" Cherry, 83 of Bath, Pa., formerly of Walnutport, Pa., passed away on Sept. 11, 2022, at Bush's Personal Care Home in Kunkletown, Pa. Born Nov. 28, 1938 in...

PA State Police update Bath Borough Council and residents

Representatives from the PA State Police were present during the Bath Borough Council meeting on Tuesday, September 6 to answer questions, address concerns, and report on the number of incidents they have responded to...

Looking Back | Letter from Dr. Eichler

We recently received a letter from Dr. George R. Eichler, former Northampton High School graduate and retired orthopedic surgeon. His father, Dr. George A. Eichler, a former World War I veteran and former superintendent of...

Northampton County upcoming roadwork

Municipality: Bethlehem, Palmer townships Road name: US 22 Between: 25th Street Interchange and Bethman Road Overpass Type of work: Paving Work being done by: PennDOT Contractor Type of restriction: Nighttime Restriction: Nighttime lane restrictions in both directions for pavement rehabilitation...

Newport Avenue residents complain of disturbances, council appoints assistant to borough manager

During the Northampton Borough Council meeting on September 1, several Newport Avenue households appeared before council to voice concerns for their safety after repeatedly being harassed and threatened by residents of a neighboring rental...

Pearl Eberts celebrates 103rd birthday by pitching for the IronPigs

Pearl Eberts, a lifelong resident of the Bath area, threw the first pitch at the August 7 IronPigs baseball game in celebration of her birthday. After just a few bounces, Pearl’s throw went right...

UGI road work on Rt. 512

Municipality: East Allen Township Road name: PA 512 Between: Locust Road and Steuben Road Type of work: Utility Work Work being done by: Local Utility Type of restriction: Daytime Restriction: Lane restriction with flagging for UGI road work. Please use...

Obituaries | Week of Sept. 8

Elyn K. DeCrescenzo Elyn K. DeCrescenzo, 70, of Bath, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 3, 2022 at Lankenau Medical Center, Wynnewood, Pa.  Born on Nov. 22, 1951, in Brooklyn, NY, she was the daughter of...
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