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Fire ignites 10,000 pounds of fireworks on Route 287 in Bridgewater, NJ

BRIDGEWATER — Drivers who were stuck in a delay on Route 287 because of a truck fire were treated to an impromptu fireworks display Sunday night. A dolly tire on a tractor-trailer caught fire in the southbound lane near Exit 14 (Route 22) around 10:30 p.m., according to State Police Trooper Brandi Slota. The fire ignited the trailer carrying 10,000 pounds of fireworks, which were lit by the fire and launched into the air.
BRIDGEWATER, NJ
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Police seek pair accused of stealing from Quakertown area Walmart

RICHLAND TWP., Pa. - Police in Bucks County are asking for the public's help in identifying two people accused of stealing more than $1,000 worth of stuff from Walmart. The pair pictured above filled their carts with three ice cream makers, a pressure washer and two other items, then walked out of the store near Quakertown on the afternoon of May 3, said Richland Township police.
QUAKERTOWN, PA
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Tractor-trailer hauling fireworks catches fire on I-287

A tractor-trailer hauling fireworks caught fire late Sunday on Interstate 287 South in Somerset County, leaving parts of the highway shut down for the early morning commute on Monday, authorities said. The New Jersey Department of Transportation said the truck’s trailer caught fire in the southbound lanes near Exit 14...
SOMERSET COUNTY, NJ
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Despite heat, strong crowd turns out at Hackettstown’s Street Fair

HACKETTSTOWN, NJ (Warren County) – Despite the heat, crowds of people came out on Saturday afternoon to partake in the annual Hackettstown Business Improvement District’s Street Fair. The annual fair featured vendors who sold all types of items, including clothing, jewelry, food and more. The Street Fair was...
HACKETTSTOWN, NJ

Doylestown Family Leaves Cramped Condo, Opts to Duck into Roomier Cape Cod

Heidi and Miles Roux and their Khaki Campbell ducks.Image via Elizabeth Robertson at The Philadelphia Inquirer. The pandemic lock down brought the Roux family of Doylestown — dad Miles, mom Heidi, seven-year-old son Gus — to a dilemma: Either remain in their cramped condo or find a bigger nest elsewhere. They opted for the latter, according to Laura Hoover, who got the details’ ducks in a row for The Philadelphia Inquirer.
DOYLESTOWN, PA

Woman charged with vandalism of iconic Penn State lion statue

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. — A woman has been charged with damaging Penn State's iconic lion statue in May. Julia Cipparulo, 23, of Hillsborough, N.J. has been charged with felony counts of institutional vandalism, criminal mischief, and other charges of theft, according University police documents. Cipparulo was allegedly spotted on...
STATE COLLEGE, PA
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Amtrak Spent 11 Years and $450 Million to Save Acela Riders 100 Seconds

Moveable explores the future of transportation, infrastructure, energy, and cities. In 2011, U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood warned that “If we settle for the status quo, our children and grandchildren will fight paralyzing congestion, remain dependent on foreign oil and suffer from an economy stuck in neutral.” Which was why he was announcing $2.2 billion for American rail projects, including $450 million to bring high speed rail to New Jersey.
NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ

Meridian Bank Among Nation’s 200 Top-Performing Community Banks

Malvern-based Meridian Bank has been named a top-performing publicly traded community bank by American Banker, a leading industry organization. Its list of the Top 200 publicly traded community banks under $2 billion in assets ranked Meridian No. 13 in the U.S. and first among banks headquartered in Pennsylvania, Delaware, New Jersey, and Maryland.
MALVERN, PA
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BETHLEHEM, PA
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