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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
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.
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.
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.
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.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
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.
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.
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.
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.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
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.
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.