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The Nazareth Boro-Park pool will be closed for the 2013 season and that could increase signups at Palmer Township's community pool.
As part of its recognition for a conservation award, Hercules Cement Company donated $10,000 -- provided by EnerNOC Inc. -- to the Bushkill Stream Conservancy and the Children's Home of Easton.
Government, Police & Fire
Alan V. Dilsaver, 56, a Palmer Township dentist and former Lower Nazareth Township supervisor, was among the five men and one woman charged in a prostitution sting, according to Colonial Regional Police.
Nazareth Borough Council will revisit the option of contracting police services from a neighboring municipality. And Palmer Township is on its list.
Rather than patrolling the community, officers are spending more time handling retail thefts, according to the Colonial Regional Police Commission; Lower Nazareth Township is now taking steps to address the problem.
Government, The Neighborhood Files, Local Connections
Flu shots and health screenings will be available during State Rep. Joe Emrick's Senior Fair tomorrow (Friday, Sept. 21) in Forks Township.
Recent philanthropy report shows where Northampton County ranks in terms of contributions to charity in the United States.
Business, Elections, Awareness
Ben & Jerry’s Chocolate Nougat Crunch has been removed from shelves at Giant Food Stores, including Forks and Palmer townships, because the product contains peanuts or tree nuts -- items not identified on the label.
A road resurfacing project will begin near Route 33 in Lower Nazareth Township and end near Easton Area High School in Palmer Township.
During a June 2011 inspection, it was revealed that Essroc failed to submit three years of required reports on a regulated toxic chemical -- lead -- which was processed at the Nazareth facility.
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