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Easton, Pennsylvania is located in Northampton County. Zip codes in Easton, PA include 18043, 18044, and 18040. The median home price in Easton is $99,900 which is roughly $68/per square foot. More Easton information.

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17 hrs ago | CBS Local

Another Guilty Plea in Main Line 'Preppie Drug Ring'

Another man busted earlier this year for being part of what prosecutors call a "preppie drug ring" has admitted his role in the crime.

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Yesterday | Pocono Record

Court orders St. Luke's to turn over records, allow depositions in suit over Cullen claims

Easton attorney John R. Vivian won a round Monday in his fight to defend himself from St. Luke's University Hospital's claim that he fabricated wrongful death and medical malpractice lawsuits related to killer nurse Charles Cullen.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Chesmont Astronomical Society

Br. Guy Consolmagno -at the DVAA September meeting

VATICAN OBSERVATORY ASTRONOMER TO ADDRESS DVAA at RADNOR TWP. BLDG. MEETING DATE: FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2014 MEETING TIME: 7:00 PM MEETING LOCATION: RADNOR TOWNSHIP BUILDING 301 IVEN AVE.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Fourth Street on ramp to Route 22 west scheduled for closure Aug. 19

The Fourth Street on ramp to Route 22 west will be closed 8 a.m. to noon, tomorrow - Tuesday, Aug. 19 - for repaving work as part of the rehabilitation project currently taking place at the Easton-Phillipsburg Toll Bridge, the Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission announced today.

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NJ.com

Power goes out for more than half hour in large swaths of Easton, surrounding areas

Power was lost to areas of the Downtown, South Side, College Hill and at least parts of Palmer Township, Williams Township and Wilson Borough.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

WFMZ

69 News Week In Review

It's time to take a look back at the stories making headlines this week in the 69 News Week In Review.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

The Morning Call

Lehigh Valley Call Board: Bach Choir, NCC Chorus, Moravian orchestra

Auditions for the Bach Choir of Bethlehem will be held by appointment 3:30-5:30 p.m. Aug. 28 and 29 and 4-6 p.m. Sept.

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NJ.com

Easton schools' new teachers union president: Educating students is the goal

For years the teachers and district have struggled with a teachers' contract the district calls unsustainable and a mistake.

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NJ.com

Area folks opine about beauty in 1989 - Almanac Aug. 16, 2014

Sportscaster Frank Gifford is 84. Actress Lesley Ann Warren is 68. TV personality Kathie Lee Gifford is 61. Singer Madonna is 56. Actor Steve Carell is 52. 1914: Making room for two-reelers: "The Third Street Theatre Company decided today to enlarge their theatre by extending it 25 feet in the rear towards Sitgreaves Street.

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WFMZ-TV Allentown

History's Headlines: Tragic accident killed Edwin Trexler 115 years ago

A recent railroad accident on a track near Emmaus that left two men dead brought to mind a similar tragedy that occurred on a summer day, 115 years ago, close to that same location.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

NJ.com

Easton's West Ward residents vent frustration over recent shootings

West Ward residents packed Easton 's city council meeting tonight to vent frustration, plead for help and express their growing fear after several shootings ruptured their neighborhood in recent days.

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WFMZ

Violence in Easton's West Ward dominates City Council meeting

Crime may be on the decline 23 percent citywide in Easton but you'd never know it from the stories West Ward residents told City Council Wednesday night.

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NJ.com

Easton police investigate armed robbery at Hall's Grocery

Easton police are investigating an armed robbery this afternoon at Hall's Grocery in the first block of North Seventh Street.

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NJ.com

Area businesses affected by World War in 1914 - Almanac Aug. 13, 2014

Aug. 13, 1989: "40 years ago, they stopped: One of the Easton Limited trolleys of the old Lehigh Valley Transit Co.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

WFMZ

DA: More jail time could be answer to curbing violence

An eruption of gun violence in Easton has police on the move, residents calling for action, and the district attorney calling for change.

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The Morning Call

Easton's canal boat dinner cruises offer a taste of history

Chicken Pot Pie and German Cucumber Salad and Potato Salad, with Green Beans and lemonade, were served onboard the Josiah White II canal boat cruise.

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Philadelphia Weekly

PW's Year of Beer: Weyerbacher White Sun

We love beer. That's why we're devoting an entire year to discovering cold ones from near and far.

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NJ.com

West Easton abandons plans to form police department and will spend money elsewhere

Mayor Gerald Gross tonight said officials decided in March or April that even with a tax increase taking effect this year to help cover expenses for a police force, officials found the cost was too much and unwarranted given the relative low level of police calls.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

NJ.com

Easton police searching for Jaguar involved in shooting where bullet entered home, wounded woman

A 43-year-old woman was wounded in the neck when shots fired between two cars in the 1200 block of Washington Street pierced the wall of her home, according to Easton police Lt.

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NJ.com

Acura matching description reported in Easton shooting pulled over, towed away in Palmer Township

Easton police have yet to confirm any details of the shooting reported over emergency dispatches about 3:38 this afternoon.

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