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Large fish washes ashore along Delaware River
A recent discovery along the Delaware River has people intrigued. Greg Murphy, a fisheries biologist with the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission, said the carcass of an adult Atlantic sturgeon washed ashore and someone discovered it just north of Easton it over the weekend.
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Tue Apr 15, 2014
Easton schools present plan to avoid teacher cuts
Easton Area school administrators say they have a way to balance the 2014-2015 budget without anyone losing their jobs.
State Theatre Collecting 'Books for Belle' for Easton Area Public Library
In conjunction with two June productions of Disney's Beauty and the Beast, the State Theatre Center for the Arts will be collecting "Books for Belle" with the donated books staying in the local community at the Easton Area Public Library.
Taylor-Wharton to build Easton plant in 1914 - Almanac, April 15, 2014
In 2009, whipped up by conservative commentators and bloggers, tens of thousands of protesters staged "tea parties" around the country to tap into the collective angst stirred up by a bad economy, government spending and bailouts.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Pennsylvania dog wardens canvassing Easton to check licenses, vaccinations
Dog wardens are canvassing Easton homes this week and continuing their efforts through June across Northampton County to ensure dog owners have current licenses and rabies vaccinations for their dogs, the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture said today.
Jury Finds Loose Lug Nuts and Near-Crash Caused Injuries
Comment: According to the plaintiffs' pretrial memorandum, on Dec. 14, 2011, Perseberanda Espinal Santos brought her 2002 Ford Explorer to an Aamco Transmission Center in Easton, Pa., that is owned by defendant Zrams Inc. She sought to have the left rear wheel bearings serviced.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Easton police continue investigation into alleged assault, release more details
Easton police are investigating an alleged kidnapping and assault in the city early this morning, and officers are asking anyone with information on the incident to come forward.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
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Save the dates for these Lehigh Valley events
DONLEY AWARDS LUNCHEON: Community Services for Children will present The Inez and Edward Donley Awards for Children's Advocacy at a luncheon noon April 23 in the Founders Room at The Sands Conference Center.
Bullets hit Northampton County Juvenile Justice Center, cars in Easton
Shots rang out on Ferry Street in Easton early Saturday morning, striking the Northampton County Juvenile Justice Center and two cars.
Easton motorcycle cops patrol for cruisers in 1989 - Almanac April 12, 2014
In 2009, American cargo ship captain Richard Phillips was rescued from Somali pirates by U.S. Navy snipers who shot and killed three of the hostage-takers.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
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Photographer completes project chronicling Northampton County's family farms
In a world where high-quality cell phone pictures can be taken, edited and shared in a matter of seconds, Rick Smith refuses to conform.
Allentown DJ blasts polkas to make a point in 1989 - Almanac April 11, 2014
In 2009, Susan Boyle, a middle-aged volunteer church worker, wowed judges and audiences alike with her soaring rendition of "I Dreamed a Dream" from the musical "Les Miserables" on the British TV show "Britain's Got Talent."
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Harry Marx douses fire at Easton library in 1914 - Almanac April 10, 2014
The moon sets 3:54 a.m. today, rises 4:13 p.m. Friday. It is four days after the first quarter.
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Antique City Fun Fair large and diverse
In 1928, Mickey Mouse appeared in Walt Disney's second film 'The Band Concert' and became frantic when Donald Duck's quawking drowned out the music.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
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Restaurant review: Easton's Valenca has new owner, new American cuisine
New owners at Valenca provided good reason for returning to this restaurant I remember enjoying soon after it opened in 2008.
Easton man arraigned on charges stemming from December robbery
One of a trio of men accused of robbing a man in the King Mart parking lot in Easton was arraigned on charges stemming from the December incident.
Allentown man charged after hitting girlfriend in face in Easton, records say
An Allentown man has been charged with simple assault and disorderly conduct after allegedly being seen striking his live-in girlfriend across the face.
Saucon Valley residents won't go another 5 yrs w/o school tax hikes
Residents of the Saucon Valley School District should not expect to enjoy another five years with no tax increases, warned a school board member Tuesday night.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Charm it! and Crayola Present the 2014 Creativity Design-a-Charm Contest
CHARM IT! by High IntenCity, the original and iconic charm jewelry brand, joins creative forces with Crayola, a colorfully innovative brand for more than 100 years, to host the 2014 CHARM IT! Crayola Creativity Design-A-Charm Contest from April 23 - May 21. Kids up to age fourteen are invited to unleash their imagination and enter an original charm ... (more)
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At Piece Quiltery donates 235 pillowcases to Veteran's Haven North
Stanley Garrison, Commander of the Bernardine May American Legion Post #457 in Phillipsburg, accepts 235 pillowcases a group from At Piece Quiltery in Easton, Pa.