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Hurricane Irene (2011)

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Top Hurricane Irene (2011) Articles

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  • Northampton students honored for work on Kreidersville Covered Bridge

     
    The Theodore Burr Covered Bridge Society of Pennsylvania promotes and protects the heritage of covered bridges -- which are declining in number --- throughout the state. Tomorrow (Oct. 20), the society is honoring a couple of Northampton Area School...
  • Savings rate falls as spending outpaces income gains

     
    Are Americans returning to their profligate spending ways? Some may be asking that question after the latest government report showed consumer spending in September rose by a surprisingly robust 0.6%, even as personal incomes barely grew over the month....
  • South Whitehall's pension contributions less than expected

     
    South Whitehall Township will contribute roughly $300,000 less than anticipated toward township employee pensions this year after receiving the annual contribution from the state. The township received $755,518.14 in state aid dedicated toward annual...
  • Delays continue with Will Co. trash-to-energy project

     
    The construction of a facility to convert trash at a Will County landfill into energy was completed this summer, but the plant has yet to …...
  • Remembering the helping hands of stormy 2011

     
    Thanksgiving week is a time to remember the gratitude we had for the people that helped see us through this year’s storms and natural disasters: Snow in January; winds in February; heavy rains of March; tornadoes in April and May;......
  • Dance of the hurricanes: NOAA video marks end of 2011 season

     
    The 2011 Atlantic hurricane season officially ends on Wednesday, making the sixth straight year a major hurricane did not make landfall in the United States....
  • Sinkhole victims find no help

     
    It was only about a year ago that Jamin and Belinda Sell moved into their new home in Whitehall Township. They installed new appliances, put in new windows, rebuilt the chimneys, worked on the bathroom. The neighbors were friendly, everything......
  • Groller's Corner Top 11 stories of 2011: Part II, No. 7 to No. 4

     
    We continue with the Groller's Corner review of the top events/stories/happenings of 2011. On Friday we gave the first four on our list. No. 11 -- Freedom grad Johnny Lahutsky being honored by the New York Yankees during "Hope Week" No. 10 -- Allen boys...
  • Prairie View methane-to-energy plant goes online

     
    A project that converts methane from a Will County landfill into energy that can power 4,000 homes and generate more than $1 million annually for …...
  • Pennsylvania authorities could do the same thing

     
    Kudos to the consumer protection folks in New Jersey for sticking up for distressed homeowners facing flood damage. I wish Pennsylvania would be so proactive. After Hurricane Irene, the N.J. Division of Consumer Affairs set up a sting in a......
  • Dustin Johnson joins Mickelson, Norman at Humana Challenge

     
    Dustin Johnson joins Phil Mickelson, Greg Norman in Humana Challenge field....