Northampton Press

Monday, February 17, 2020
PRESS PHOTO BY AL RECKERThe grass and a shed in the back yard of a Northampton Avenue home are burned after a vehicle struck the property in the early morning of Feb. 7. Forty-one-year-old Jennings Baumer, of the borough, was killed in the crash.

Borough man dies in crash


A Northampton man died Tuesday morning in a one-vehicle accident in the borough.

According to Northampton Borough Police Chief Ron Morey, a resident in the area of the 2300 block of Northampton Avenue called 911 to report hearing a crash...

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Bridge update

By AL RECKER in Local News

There was a collective sigh of relief at the Northampton Borough Council meeting Feb. 2 on hearing vehicle traffic will continue unimpeded on the Cementon-Northampton Bridge during construction of a new replacement bridge over the Lehigh River....