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53 min ago | NJ.com
Tyler Kistler, a Northampton County Prison inmate and a graduate of the first Future Foundations class at the prison, speaks of his experiences in the program during a graduation ceremony in 2009.
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2 hrs ago | WFMZ
A Northampton County man has pleaded guilty to setting three pet ferrets on fire.
7 hrs ago | NJ.com
Snoop is a 2-year-old coonhound, Bellesfield's girlfriend said as she sat next to the hunting dog in a green pickup truck just after 8 this morning across the street from 200 Industrial Drive.
8 hrs ago | NJ.com
David Martinez, of Bethlehem, is scheduled to go on trial Jan. 8 on sexual assault charges, An attorney for alleged serial rapist David Martinez said this morning in Northampton County Court that the Bethlehem man won't plead guilty.
10 hrs ago | Patch.com
By Jack Tobias An 18-year-old Hellertown man who told police he was acting out a "rape fantasy" in an alleged sex assault of a 14-year-old girl waived his preliminary hearing Wednesday.
14 hrs ago | WFMZ
A Lehigh County woman was arrested for selling a necklace stolen by a babysitter four months ago in Northampton County, officials said.
Residents with acute mental illness who once would have been sent to the closed Allentown State Hospital have a more patient-directed residential alternative.
By Jack Tobias A 40-year-old city woman who entered a home uninvited, later took off her clothes and fought with a city police officer while naked waived her preliminary hearing Wednesday.
The Bethlehem man who allegedly led police on a chase in the South Side , struck three occupied vehicles and nearly hit a pedestrian will plead guilty to some of the charges against him, according to Northampton County Assistant District Attorney Kelly Lewis-Fallenstein.
A New Jersey man who demolished his car after hitting a streetlight pole in Northampton County five months ago was high on six drugs, officials said.
The most serious charges against a Hellertown man accused of shooting a gun near his girlfriend's head were dropped today after evidence surfaced that the victim may have been the one who shot the firearm.
A former Bangor Area School District teacher's aide whose up-to-18-year sentence for supplying drugs to students was overturned at appeal is now asking the judge in his case to recuse himself, saying he has shown he can't be fair.
Craig Neiman, 39, of Hanover Township , will fill a two-year vacancy on the board created by the election of board Vice President Shannon L. Patrick to both an at-large and regional seat.
Shawnah Flyte stood in front of an overflow crowd Monday night at the Mount Bethel Volunteer Fire Co.
Two men are in trouble with the law for bringing an ax handle and a machete to an argument, officials said.
An Easton woman is suing a local Domino's Pizza location , claiming the restaurant delivered her food filled with writhing worms in October.