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Northampton County District Attorney John Morganelli presented a check for $2,600 to Freemansburg police Chief Todd Pantuso on Tuesday night to pay for tactical lights and new holsters.
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The Lower Saucon Township Council April 16 approved plans for a new playground in the amount of $53,413.63.
How do you move a 240,000 pound train car? It's a question engineers had to answer after a Saturday train derailment in upper Northampton County.
A Northampton County grand jury has recommended criminal charges be filed in a December 2012 shooting at a Bethlehem Township, Pa., hotel, but authorities have not yet acted on it.
Northampton County District Attorney John Morganelli said he will convene a new grand jury to investigate unsolved crimes as he released a report detailing the previous grand jury's work for the past two years.
A 45-year-old Catasauqua man is accused of taking nearly $6,000 from a Northampton County non-profit that provides care for people with special needs, while he worked there as an administrator.
An Easton man saw some of his criminal charges proceed to Northampton County Court today after a fifth-grade girl testified he repeatedly raped her last year .
When the Allentown Women's Center moved to a Hanover Township, Northampton County, industrial park two years ago, it appeared the legal battle over anti-abortion protesters' right to deliver their message had ended.
After months of making their case, residents presented Upper Mount Bethel Township supervisors Monday night with a community bill of rights in an effort to stop sludge from being spread on farmland in the township.
Executive John Brown will host town hall meetings throughout Northampton County in the coming months to discuss the challenges facing county government and get feedback from residents.
On a recent afternoon, Bill Powers perked up with excitement when his PixController Inc. webcam of the bald eagles' nest in Hays reached an impressive benchmark.
Officials say there is some contamination after a gas spill in Northampton County.
Cleanup is scheduled to begin Tuesday on the rail cars that came off their tracks Saturday afternoon in Northampton County, the train operator said.
DeSalva, who served under Executives John Stoffa and John Brown , confirmed today he was fired Thursday as deputy director of public works.
A car and a deck were intentionally set on fire early Sunday morning at a house on the 3700 block of Stephen Crane Lane in Hanover Township, Northampton County, police report.
A train is off the tracks in Northampton County and crews are working on how to clean up the wreck.