Northampton Press

Wednesday, April 25, 2018
PRESS PHOTOS BY AL RECKERThe Coplay-Northampton Bridge, shown from Main Street, Northampton, will fall to the wrecking ball as a new $33.5 million bridge will replace the 1930s-circa span over the Lehigh River.

Bridge questions answered

By KELLY LUTTERSCHMIDT in Local News

Replacement of the Coplay-Northampton Bridge is expected to begin this month.

Work on the span, built in the 1930s, is part of Pennsylvania Department of Transportation’s $458 million project to upgrade the area’s transportation system....

PRESS PHOTO BY AL RECKERAllen Township Fire Company has shut down its social hall kitchen, a move that has ended monthly all-you-can-eat breakfasts at the Howertown Road building.

Fire company closes hall kitchen

By AL RECKER in Local News

Allen Township Fire Company, which has served countless breakfasts to families Sunday mornings, has shut down its social hall kitchen, surprising many people in the region who looked forward to the touch of Pennsylvania Dutch at the all-you-can-...