'Active shooter' training exercises in Easton designed in wake of Sandy Hook - UPDATE
Recent mass shootings in the United States and the conversations they spurred prompted the Easton Police Department to organize "active shooter" training exercises that will be conducted this week in Easton Area School District schools, police Lt.
Wed May 22, 2013
The Morning Call
Concord Chamber Singers to perform at Moravian College
The fact that the Concord Chamber Singers, this year celebrating their 46th season, will join the Allentown Symphony Orchestra in July in a hip, cutting-edge "Video Games Live" concert speaks volumes about where their new director, Jennifer Kelly, plans to take the group in the future.
Lafayette College approved to build new sociology, anthropology center
Lafayette College received approval Monday to build a three-story building on its Easton campus to house its anthropology and sociology departments.
The Jersey Journal
Erin McIntyre of Kingwood Township is engaged
Joe and Linda McIntyre of Kingwood Township announce the engagement of their daughter Erin to Michael Sainsbury, the son of Gavin and Pam Sainsbury of Harare, Zimbabwe.
Three Manassas Residents Make College Dean's List
Three Manassas residents were named to the dean's list at their respective universities this academic year.
Tue May 21, 2013
History's headlines: St. Mark's Episcopal Church: A coal town's Victorian gem
What do a cut-glass tumbler full of rye whiskey and an elegant 19th century Episcopal chapel have in common? Well, if an often-told tale is true, one of them- St.
Tue May 14, 2013
YouTube sensation Timeflies performs at senior fling
Timeflies' performance was the main event featured at the Senior Fling, which was organized by the Student Centers Programming Advisory Board.
Sat May 11, 2013
Lafayette College holds a tamer All-College Day
Carly David, Lafayette College Class of 2013, picks up Jessica Lekis, Lafayette College Class of 2012, after a lightning delay Saturday afternoon at Fisher Stadium during the college's All College Day which featured a concert by hip-hop duo Macklemore and Ryan Lewis.
Fri May 10, 2013
Lafayette College aims to curb drinking at All-College Day after last year's campus death
Lafayette College is working to change the culture around All-College Day on campus following a freshman's death last year.
Sun May 05, 2013
Student Who Died Was 'Center of Our Campus'
Bridget Greeley and Everett Glenn were a few years apart at Lafayette College . But that didn't stop them from becoming friends, because that's just how it was with Everett.
Pennsylvania German is Still Popular
The Hess family of Saucon Valley dates back to 1741, and many other Pennsylvania German families have intermarried so that the researcher never runs out of personalities to investigate.
Sat May 04, 2013
Lafayette College selects new company for dining services
Lafayette College recently chose the California-based Bon Appetit Management Company over Sodexo as its new dining services partner, according to a news release.
Lehigh Valley colleges are flipping classrooms
In an April 11, 2013 photo, students in a sub-group listen as communications professor Timothy Molchany reviews their presentations during class.
Wed May 01, 2013
The Morning Call
See Easton homes restored to historic glory
See a building on N. Second Street that housed Easton's first library, an early 1800s Ferry Street home whose original owner was a descendent of a signer of the Declaration of Independence and a 1890s Federal home in College Hill with stained glass windows and a magnificent staircase.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Rutgers football coach Kyle Flood to be featured speaker at...
Rutgers football coach Kyle Flood will be traveling to Easton this June to speak at the Lauren's First and Goal Football Camp, according to a news release.
Lafayette frats ready for senior week in 1988 - Almanac April 29, 2013
In 1913, Swedish-born engineer Gideon Sundback of Hoboken, N.J., received a U.S. patent for a "separable fastener" - later known as the zipper.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
Vehicle Push, Tax Hike Pushes, Peace Pushed Top Local News
Route 248 is getting another traffic light. And chances are residents in the Easton Area School District will also be getting another tax hike.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Scholastic Superstar: Meet Aliza Furneaux
Her eyes were opened to the beauty of the world during her sophomore year when she was afforded the opportunity to join an extracurricular group that explored state parks.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
The Morning Call
Last laugh: Easton native works with comic Amy Schumer
Easton graduate Karl Frankenfield is associate producer for 'Inside Amy Schumer,' a new series on Comedy Central that stars Amy Schumer and debuts April 30 at 10:30 p.m. Growing up as a self-professed "band nerd" at Easton High School, Karl Frankenfield never dreamed he'd one day be working in television on a comedy series with a hot young comic.