RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Bethlehem Township (Bethlehem, Pennsylvania)

A collection of news and information related to Bethlehem Township (Bethlehem, Pennsylvania) published by this site and its partners.

Top Bethlehem Township (Bethlehem, Pennsylvania) Articles

Displaying items 67-77
  • Stoffa, outgoing Northampton County council members bid farewell

     
    Northampton County Executive John Stoffa bid farewell to colleagues Thursday as he attended the final county council meeting of his tenure. Stoffa, who served eights years as county executive after a career in human services, opted against running for a...
  • Seafood landmark returns to Allentown

    Clams, crabs, calamari and a plethora of other ocean fare will once again be satisfying starved seafood lovers beginning Monday at a new and improved Youell's Oyster House in west Allentown. The popular restaurant, which was destroyed by fire last year,...
  • Costco

     
    I did a satirical column Saturday about the way people have let their hunger for a Costco store overcome their common sense. I'm all for a Costco, standing alone or as part of a high-class shopping center. My brother-in-law, who......
  • For NCC students, a spring break stay-cation

    The spirit of spring break can't be conquered. When a Northampton Community College student named Moog learned the Bethlehem Township school was canceling its break to make up snow days from this endless winter, he didn't take it lying down. Well, he...
  • Proposed legislation would limit how much variable electric rates could rise

     
    With complaints rising about fast-rising electric bills, a state lawmaker says he will propose legislation that would place a cap on the amount that a variable electric rate may change. Rep. Robert Godshall, a Republican from Montgomery County who chairs....
  • New Bethlehem Township fitness studio helps people get 'RIPPED'

    Despite a blip of snow a few days ago, spring is officially here. That means getting reacquainted with longer days, shorter sleeves and working out. After all, it's easy to slack off when taking refuge indoors (and under multiple layers of clothing). To...
  • Ho-hum Lehigh Valley holiday sales

    A slew of Lehigh Valley retailers, including the Moravian Book Shop and Boscov's department store, are reporting holiday sales ranging from slightly down to slightly up compared with the same period in 2012. The figures fall in line with national...
  • Billy Joel played Northampton's Roxy Theater 40 years ago this month. Were you there?

     
    Back on Nov. 28, 1973, a struggling young musician who had released a largely ignored first album played two shows on the same day at The Roxy Theater in Northampton. Surprisingly, the theater not only was sold out, but the......
  • Sit-down dining comes to Alburtis

    Christmas came early for Alburtis residents, at least those hungry for a sit-down restaurant in the borough. Thanks to a six-month overhaul of the former Iron Horse Inn, which had significantly deteriorated under longtime owner Hermann Sulderits, the...
  • Election Results

     
    My column today focused on the election results in Northampton and Lehigh county, noting among other things that Northampton County voters delivered a similar upset 20 years ago when Republican Bill Brackbill defeated incumbent Jerry Seyfried for the...
  • Peach Snapple and Kiffles Tour

    Peach Snapple and Kiffles Tour
    This is a long trip, but a really fruitful one. Take Route 309 south from the split with I-78. The sign for W. Hopewell will warn you to get in the left lane and turn onto E. Hopewell to see two nice displays at 3880 and 3894 E. Hopewell. Head back...