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Borough Street And Opening Plan Discussed At Bath Special Meeting

The Bath borough held a special bi-monthly meeting on January 9. A Borough Street and Opening Plan was distributed amongst borough members to “identify known streets and alleys that have been dedicated and/or opened...

Looking Back | Slovak Heritage

A few months ago, I wrote a series on Austrian immigrants who came to America for opportunity and a new life in a new country. Another large migration from the old Austria-Hungarian empire were...

Northampton Borough Holds First Council Meeting Of 2019

At last week’s borough meeting, council agreed to continue using PNC Bank as their designated bank for borough fund depositories. This decision was passed. There was a resolution establishing fees for filing applications, permits, and...

Bath Council Applauds Borough’s Firefighters

During their meeting on Monday, January 7, members of the Borough of Bath Council applauded the Borough of Bath Volunteer Fire Department for their response to a fast-moving fire on New Year’s Day. “They did...

Cement Worker Of The Month | Michael Fink

Mr. Michael Fink as a youth lived in a company home in Evansville. The former house is now the site of the Lehigh Heidelberg office. He was born while his father Dennis was serving...

Moore Township Approves 2019 Budget With No Tax Increase

The Moore Township Board of Supervisors held its final meeting of 2018 on Thursday, December 27 to approve the 2019 budget and tie up any remaining loose ends before the year’s end. The 2019 budget,...

Ladies Of Mountain View Wesleyan Continue To Help Homeless Veterans

It’s that time of year again when the homeless veterans need our help. We took 12 mats on Nov. 23 to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs on Hamilton Boulevard, Allentown. These mats will...

Northampton Public Works Employee Honored

Northampton public works employee Stephen Kiss was honored by Northampton Borough Manager LeRoy Brobst and members of the Northampton Borough Council for thirty years of employment. Kiss, Northampton’s Chief Borough Mechanic, was given a...

Lehigh Township Supervisor Asks Residents To Watch For Illegal Dumping

The December 11 meeting of the Lehigh Township Supervisors opened with Police Chief Scott Fogel giving a brief update on the Police K-9 program currently being developed in the township. He said that a...

Longtime Chair Of Allen Planning Commission Stepping Down

Gene Clater, chair of Allen Township’s Planning Commission, announced that he will step down from the Planning Commission at the conclusion of his term at the end of the year. He made this announcement...