Alleged $2K Grocery Theft, Holiday Inn Stickup Top Local News
Stories about a woman charged with killing her newborn baby in a Lower Saucon Township restaurant's restroom and a Hellertown councilwoman's praise for traffic police on Route 412 near the I-78 interchange were also among the most read this week.
Buck Struck on I-78 Near Hickory Hill Road Overpass Pennsylvania State Police at Belfast say a Bethlehem man who was traveling westbound on I-78 in Lower Saucon Township struck a buck Saturday morning at mile marker 64.4, near the Hickory Hill Road overpass.
Councilwoman Praises Traffic Police on Rt. 412 It's only been a short time since their deployment, but Hellertown Councilwoman Gail Nolf says traffic police at key Rt. 412 intersections near the I-78 interchange are already making a big difference in terms of traffic flow.
Motorists Honk in Support of 'Gun Sense' Moms Members of a group called Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America protested at state Rep. Justin Simmons' (R-131) office in Coopersburg Wednesday, eliciting support from passersby.
Patch Readers Question L. Saucon Council Candidate's Absence In comments posted to the Hellertown-Lower Saucon Patch "Boards," several readers have questioned the extended absence from meetings and possible ill health of Lower Saucon Township Council president Glenn Kern, who is running for re-election.