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Car carrier catches fire, shuts Route 33 North for 4 hours

For the second time in recent days, a car carrier caught fire late Thursday night on an area highway. Palmer Township firefighters were called about 10 p.m. to a blaze on Route 33 North between the Main Street and Route 191 interchanges, Deputy Chief Jim Alercia said in a news release. There had been several reports from passersby in both directions of a burning truck, Alercia added.
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Northampton County, PAWFMZ-TV Online

Car transporter fire closes Route 33 for hours overnight

PALMER TWP., Pa. – A late-night fire shut down part of Route 33 in Northampton County for several hours overnight. It happened around 10 p.m. Thursday in the northbound lanes of 33, according to Palmer Township Deputy Chief Jim Alercia. The Palmer Township Fire Department was alerted to a vehicle...
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Boat launch at Lake Wallenpaupack back open after fuel leak

GREENTOWN, Pa. — Ledgedale Recreation Area and Marina in Green Township posted to Facebook that the dock is again fully open. The place closed Sunday after a large boat unknowingly was leaking fuel into the water. A hazmat crew was called in to clean the mess... The DEP and PA...
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Kunkletown, PATimes News

Warmest regards: ‘Little engine that could’ still chugging

There are some people we can never forget, regardless of how long it’s been since we’ve seen them. That how I feel about Ken Ryno. Through the years I’ve interviewed some incredible people - none more so than the Kunkletown resident. Simply put, Ken is the most inspiring person I’ve...

Miss Lotta 2021 Veterans Cruise – Join the Festivity – Cheer on the Vets!

While COVID stripped us of this event last year, the good news is the event this year is OUT OF THE WORLD based upon the planning of the Lake Hopatcong Cruises under the leadership of Kim Arbolino, and with special gratitude to Alice and Bela Szigethy (Owners) that continue to support this event each year without regard to loss of revenue.

Curb Appeal Detail to Celebrate with a Block Party!

On Sunday June 27, 2021 Curb Appeal Detail is inviting friends and neighbors, new and long-standing, to celebrate their grand opening at 22 Main Street, Emmaus, PA 18049. From 1:30-5pm, the Curb Appeal Detail team welcomes all to their block party. Party of Kline Lane will be closed. The official ribbon cutting ceremony will be at 2pm with the Emmaus Main Street Partners and East Penn Chamber board members along with local government officials. Most notably, Mayor Gilbert will certainly be there to celebrate as her daughter is a partner in the business!

Police offer tips to keep your bike from getting stolen

MORRISTOWN, NJ (Morris County) – Morristown Police Department reminds residents of tips to prevent bicycle thefts. “As the summer weather seems to have arrived, we thought it would be a good time to send out some reminders about how to protect your bicycle. We know this is a great biking town but as always, an ounce of prevention is… well you know the rest,” police said.
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Red Mill hosts 26th British Car Day

The 26th British Car Day was held on Saturday, June 5 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the grounds of the Red Mill Museum Village in Clinton. Presented by the Austin Healey Sport and Touring Club, North Jersey Region, awards were presented in several classes. Best in Show went to Ben Abbate 1952 Bentley MK VI.
Northampton County, PAWFMZ-TV Online

State police seek vehicle that hit unmarked patrol car, fled scene

BETHLEHEM TWP., Pa. - State police are asking for the public's help in identifying a vehicle that took off during a traffic stop in Northampton County. A trooper from the Bethlehem barracks stopped 8 vehicles that were allegedly racing late Saturday night on Route 22 eastbound at Route 33 in Bethlehem Township, police said in a news release.

Pocono FoxTrot is back and looking to make up for lost year

The sixth annual Pocono FoxTrot 5K and Walk is on for 2021. The 2020 race was placed on hold because of Covid-19, but the race committee from the Tri-State Parkinson’s Project is committed to making the 2021 comeback race a success. The race will take place on Saturday, June 19,...
Far Hills,

Essex Horse Trials, car show returning to Far Hills

FAR HILLS - The Essex Horse Trials, a New Jersey equestrian tradition, will return to Moorland Farm on Saturday and Sunday, July 17-18. After missing last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the event will once again feature some of the nation's top horses and riders taking part in the sport of eventing.

First-time charity car show a hit in Basking Ridge

BERNARDS TWP. – It’s not a place normally associated with good times, but on Sunday there were nothing but smiles in the parking lot of the Gallaway and Crane Funeral Home in Basking Ridge. A first-time car show held as a fund-raiser for the non-profit Heartworks organization drew hundreds of...
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Pocono program helps kids earn a bike

TOBYHANNA, Pa. — More than two dozen bicycles were picked up Monday at the Coolbaugh Township Department of Public Works buildings near Tobyhanna. The wheels now belong to a nonprofit group called Youth Infusion. It focuses on youth-led projects and programs. "We have a program called Earn a Bike. We...
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Trend Motors to Sponsor 2021 MPAC Drive In concert series

(MORRISTOWN, NJ) -- Trend Motors has been named the title sponsor of Mayo Performing Arts Center's 2021 Summer drive in concert series at Fosterfields Living Historical Farm in Morris Township. The MPAC Trend Motors Drive in Concert series will feature six concerts from June-August at Fosterfields. Tickets for all events are onsale at www.MayoArts.Org.