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Hunterdon County home sales for the week of March 3, 2024
10 Inverrary Place. $465,000. 67 Meadowview Drive. $250,000. 9 Woznicki Court. $390,000. 911 Yorkshire Drive. $315,000. 331 Newport Road. $835,000. 4 Saint Nicholas Village Road. $355,000. Hampton. 17 Oakwood Blvd. $745,000. 3 Oakwood Blvd. $745,470. 4 Oakwood Blvd. $792,475. Lambertville. 33 Terrell Road. $815,000. 64 Belvidere Ave. $125,000. Lebanon. 2...
No More Trucks? Phillipsburg Gets Preliminary Green Light from State on Truck Route in Town
PHILLIPSBURG, NJ - The New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) is “improving lives by improving transportation” and received a “willingness to approve” a system of truck routes in Phillipsburg. It’s been well over two years, but on Feb. 26, a letter from the State of New Jersey addressed to Phillipsburg Town Engineer Tim O’Brien stated that NJDOT’s Division of Traffic Engineering reviewed the letter and based on its contents, the study submitted with the application to establish a system of truck routes in Phillipsburg, as well as other related documents which were submitted on March 16, 2023. “I am writing...
Train crashes into other train, derailing 'unknown number of cars' in eastern Pa.
LOWER SAUCON TOWNSHIP, Pa. (CBS) — National Transportation Safety Board investigators are looking into the Norfolk Southern train derailment near Easton, Pennsylvania, from Saturday. They arrived at the scene Saturday afternoon and plan to release a preliminary report in three weeks, the NTSB said. The team has already begun...
Six Injured In Two-Car Crash In Warren County: State Police
State police responded to County Road 521 North in Hope Township for a crash between a Honda and a Subaru just after 3 p.m., Troy McNair, a spokesman for the New Jersey State Police said. The Honda, operated by a 32-year-old Queens resident and occupied by three passengers was traveling...
Phillipsburg disavows ex-mayor’s racist comments. Street named for him will be changed.
Phillipsburg lawmakers say they want to see a neighborhood block named for one of the town’s earliest local leaders and former mayor changed, in light of new information about his history. On Wednesday night, town council unanimously approved a resolution to have Kneedler Avenue, named for former Phillipsburg Mayor...
Horse Rescued From Creek In Hunterdon County: Whitehouse Rescue Squad
At 12:34 p.m. the Whitehouse Fire Company and Whitehouse Rescue Squad were alerted to the scene. The adverse weather made conditions difficult for first responders, but they were able to get the horse out of the creek and down the embarkment, rescuers said. Members placed blankets on the horse to...
Firefighters quickly extinguish dryer fire in Warren County
ALLAMUCHY TOWNSHIP, NJ (Warren County) – Firefighters quickly extinguished a dryer fire Sunday afternoon in Allamuchy Township. On March 3, at around 2:07 p.m., the Allamuchy Fire Department was requested to the condo complexes in the area of Old Farm Drive for a report of a dryer fire, according to a post on the Allamuchy Fire Dept. Facebook page.
After balmy temperatures, a parade of storms to follow for the Lehigh Valley
BETHLEHEM, Pa. — Springlike weather drove plenty of people outdoors on Sunday, with the Lehigh Valley reaching 64 degrees — some 18 degrees above normal for early March. But forecasters say a parade of storms could easily produce 2 to 3 inches of rain or more over the next week.
Should a DUI conviction block you from buying a gun? Bethlehem attorney says ‘no.’
A Bethlehem attorney filed a lawsuit on behalf of a Lehigh Valley man to challenge the constitutionality of a federal gun law. Attorney Richard S. Roberts Jr. says his client shouldn’t be prevented from buying a gun just because he pleaded guilty to drunken driving in 2007. Wayne Gunter...
Lehigh Valley Job Fair | March 26, 2024
If your company is in need of qualified new employees, join us at our next Cumulus Media Job Fair at the Lehigh Valley Mall on March 26th. Space is limited! In order to reserve your booth and preregister, please email [email protected] with your name, company name, phone number, an type of industry. You may meet, or possibly interview, your next star employee! Past events have attracted more than 1000 QUALITY candidates.
Allentown and Lehigh County have some of PA’s highest eviction rates. Could a housing court help?
Lehigh County and the Allentown area have some of the highest rates of eviction statewide, worsening the region’s affordable housing and homelessness problem. But what if eviction proceedings took place in a “housing court,” where a judge presides exclusively over civil housing-related issues like evictions and code violations? It’s something Allentown is considering as part of its ...
Warren County proclaims March 10-16 as Girl Scout Week
WARREN COUNTY, NJ – The Warren County Board of County Commissioners proclaimed March 10-16, 2024 as Girl Scout Week in Warren County. One of the tenets of Girl Scouts of the USA is to provide civics programming that deepens a girl’s understanding of democracy and government, and a group of scouts got a first-hand look as the Warren County Board of County Commissioners recently honored the 112th anniversary of the organization, proclaiming March 10-16 as Girl Scout Week.
5 Spots to Order Steak & Frites in the Lehigh Valley
Satisfying, succulent comfort food, steak and frites is a celebration of meat and potatoes that some consider Belgium’s national dish. Steak cooked to perfection and crisp, piping hot fries unabashedly take center stage. Find them at these Valley restaurants. 1. Union and Finch. 1528 W. Union St., Allentown |...
Easton Property Sells for $1.2M, Offers Lucrative Investment Opportunity
Located in the heart of Wilson Borough, Easton, Pennsylvania, the recently sold 3-story property at 34-38 N 21st St offers an exceptional investment opportunity for those looking to expand their real estate portfolio. Boasting a total of 17 beds and 9 baths, this property is a lucrative option for investors. The generous lot size of 8000 square feet provides ample space for tenants to enjoy.
The gas price fluctuate between $3.19 and $3.79 in Easton as of 2024-03-04. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Monday is $3.352, a week ago the price is $3.264 , according to AAA.
After massive brawl at NJ youth wrestling match, 4 adults arrested
LOPATCONG — Four adults are facing charges, one of them aggravated assault, after an investigation into a 20-person brawl at a youth wrestling tournament in Warren County last month. Montague resident, 47-year-old Jennifer Takach has been charged with aggravated assault. Video shows her kicking a man in the head...
Prolific hitmakers Black Eyed Peas making first Musikfest appearance
Musikfest seems to have a feeling that the night of Aug. 8 on Bethlehem’s south side is “gonna be a good, good night.”. The 11-day festival unveiled the Black Eyed Peas as one of the 2024 Wind Creek Steel Stage headliners. The prolific pop-rap hitmakers join a growing slate of main stage shows and are set to headline the festival on Aug. 8. Tickets for the Black Eyed Peas go on sale at 10 a.m. on Friday.
Stroll Around the Neighborhood: Exploring Southside’s Eateries
The Brown and White took a stroll around the neighborhood and spoke to various community members about what they like about living in the South Side Bethlehem and its restaurant scene. Denise Nuñez, Waitress at La Lupita. Q: What is your favorite part about living on the Southside?. Denise...
Meet Easton custodian getting national recognition for making a difference in students' lives
EASTON, Pa. - One devoted school employee put Easton on the map in a nationwide contest. "Hi friends," said DeVante Queen with a smile, as he walked into a kindergarten class at Paxinosa Elementary School. "Good morning, Mr. Devante," said the students in unison. Queen makes their day, every day.
As non-alcoholic drinks gain popularity, Easton bottle shop ready to bring trend to Lehigh Valley
Downtown Easton is getting a new spot to pick up a nice bottle of whiskey, gin or tequila, but with one major difference — they’re all non-alcoholic. Tonic, a new bottle shop from the couple behind Green Vida Co., will feature zero-proof spirits for sale and, eventually, non-alcoholic cocktails to try. Owners Jackie and Wilson Rueda are opening the store at 106 N. Fourth St. in Easton, adding a unique twist to the city’s food and drink offerings.