Bangor Area School Board signs off on random employee drug testing policy
The Bangor Area School Board tonight approved a random drug testing policy for all of its employees, but it won't go into effect unless the teachers union agrees to it.
Fri May 17, 2013
Easton Schools Pick Interim Leader
The Easton Area School District has chosen a retired school administrator to serve as its interim superintendent.
Man Exposed Self to Cops, Threatened Judge, Police Say
An Easton man was charged with disorderly conduct Wedensday morning after he allegedly exposed himself and cursed at police officers, urinated on police paperwork, and threatened a district judge.
Tue May 14, 2013
Easton Area School Board will vote Tuesday to appoint former Bangor...
According to an agenda released on the Easton Area School District's website, the board will vote Tuesday to appoint John Reinhart , a former Bangor Area School District superintendent, as its new interim superintendent.
Sat May 11, 2013
Slate Belt Heritage Center to reopen May 19
It's taken a year to assemble all the exhibits, but the Slate Belt Heritage Center will reopen next week.
Thu May 09, 2013
Emrick Offers Road Construction Project Update
In response to a number of inquiries concerning the status of various projects, state Rep.
Sat May 04, 2013
The Morning Call
Celebrate May Day among the megaliths at Columcille
Bill Cohea, Columcille founder, with the May Queen and Bard at Thor's Gate during a Bealtainne Celebration at Columcille Megalith Park near Bangor.
Thu May 02, 2013
Pike hauler charged in Slate Belt dumping case
A New Jersey businessman and a Pike County trucking company face charges of illegally dumping contaminated Bronx, N.Y., soil in two locations in Wind Gap and Bangor, Pennsylvania state authorities said.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
N.J. man, trucking companies allegedly dumped contaminated soil in the Slate Belt
A New Jersey man and three trucking companies are charged with illegally dumping contaminated soil in two Northampton County municipalities, Pennsylvania's attorney general announced today.
Bangor Area School District maintenance worker accused of thefts charged with assaulting wife
A Bangor Area School District maintenance worker accused of stealing from the district assaulted his wife on their way home from the attorney's office Monday, according to court records.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Man Caught Sexually Assaulting 4-Year-Old: Police
Bethlehem police called to a home Friday afternoon saw a 56-year-old hepatitis C-positive man sexually assault a 4-year-old child in a back yard, court records say.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
Bangor Area School District teachers receptive to random drug testing
The president of the Bangor Area School District teachers union says teachers appear receptive to an unprecedented proposal for random drug testing.